Modi won't be soft on China if he wins Indian election
Thursday, Apr 17, 2014, 06:08 AM | Source: The Conversation
By Amitabh Mattoo
Modi won't be soft on China if he wins Indian electionAmitabh Mattoo, University of Melbourne
Considering India's aspirations to be a global power, foreign policy has played but a minor role in the current election campaign.
The manifestos of the major parties also say little on the subject, so The Conversation spoke to Professor of International Relations Amitabh Mattoo about how relations with the US, Pakistan, China and Australia have fared under current prime minister Manmohan Singh, and how they will progress if BJP's Narendra Modi wins office, as is largely expected.