India’s Modi stuns opposition with huge election win

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gestures after the election results in New Delhi, India, May 23, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

NEW DELHI/AYODHYA (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi scored a dramatic election victory on Thursday, putting his Hindu nationalist party on course to increase its majority on a mandate of business-friendly policies and a tough stand on national security. His re-election reinforces a global trend of right-wing populists sweeping to victory, from the United […]

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