South Asian Studies
As India approaches its 70th anniversary of independence, the rise of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has presented cause for reflection on what his leadership means for India’s foreign policy and for the world.
On 8 November 2016, The Government of India demonetised existing 500 and 1000 rupee currency notes. As a consequence, 86 percent of Indian bank notes might no longer be legal tender.
In the two decades since India confirmed its allegiance to the Free Market, more of its citizens have become marginalized than ever before, and society has become more sharply riven than ever.