Taking India Ahead

India’s hamstrung visionary

A new article in the Economist talks about the infinite juggling that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s role requires him to undertake, and the complexities and contradictions of his post.

Having claimed ownership of foreign policy in this government, by appointing an unimposing foreign minister, Mr Singh has relearned the limits of his authority. Now he needs to husband it better—because India has other problems that perhaps only he can solve. The biggest of these concerns climate change.

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