EU-India Summit: taking small steps towards the future

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) is welcomed by European council President Donald Tusk and EU commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (R) at the start of an EU / Indian summit in Brussels, Belgium, 30 March 2016.

EU-India Summit: taking small steps towards the future


Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Brussels last week marked an important step in EU-India relations even though it did not result in any landmark deals. In fact, the results failed to meet the expectations of either side.
India’s role on a world stage was reinforced by the election of Modi, whose external policy views are bringing his country closer to the first line of global politics.
Although very ambitious, internally and externally, Modi’s plan to reform the entire political,...


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