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4:38 am
Tue October 15, 2013

Critics Fault BJP's Candidate For Indian Prime Minister

Originally published on Tue October 15, 2013 5:12 am

The main opposition party in India has anointed Narendra Modi as its candidate for prime minister in next year's general election. Critics say Modi is a hardline Hindu nationalist who helped foment deadly anti-Muslim riots in 2002.