At his first news conference in India, PM Modi declines questions

FILE PHOTO: India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves after filing his nomination papers for the general elections in Varanasi, India April 26, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in power for five years, attended his first news conference ever in India on Friday but took no questions, prompting taunts from journalists and from opposition parties seeking to oust him in an election that ends on Sunday. Modi, one of India’s most gifted political orators, has […]

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