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Modi Tops Time Readers’ Poll to Win ‘Person of the Year’ Award, What Next?

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was briefly sliding behind Ferguson protestoers, leaped forward in readers’ poll conducted by the TIME magazine and emerged the winner of the Time’s Person of the Year. However, it is not final as the actual Person of the Year, chosen by the magazine’s editors, will be announced on Wednesday in a TV show. But, ...

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Will Modi Get Time’s ‘Person of the Year’ Recognition?

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in the list of 50 contenders for Time magazine’s Person of the Year, which will be announced on Dec 10, coinciding with the International Human Rights Day. Modi, “once a controversial regional leader”, became India’s prime minister after leading his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to a “landslide electoral victory on a platform of economic development”, ...

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