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Shashi Tharoor lauds Obama’s profile on Modi

Tharoor tweeted, "A remarkable gesture by a US president. Whatever our political differences, Indians hope Narendra Modi lives up to it."

Written by Shaju Philip | Thiruvananthapuram | Updated: April 17, 2015 11:13:00 am
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Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has commented that the US President Barack Obama’s article on Prime Minister Narendra Modi was a remarkable gesture.

Tharoor tweeted, “A remarkable gesture by a US president. Whatever our political differences, Indians hope Narendra Modi lives up to it.”

US President Barack Obama had written a profile for Prime Minister Narendra Modi for Time magazine as it named the Indian leader among the 100 most influential people in the world.

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In the profile titled ‘India’s reformer-in-chief’, Obama has described Modi’s life story “from poverty to Prime Minister” as one that reflects the dynamism and potential of India’s rise.

“Today, he’s the leader of the world’s largest democracy, and his life story—from poverty to Prime Minister—reflects the dynamism and potential of India’s rise,” Obama said.

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