India: Triumph of Nationalism and good governance?

India's political landscape has fundamentally changed. The overwhelming victory of the BJP/NDA and the virtual decimation of the Congress will unfold a different form of governance with a strong man at the helm. Narendra Modi, admired and vehemently opposed, faces tremendous expectations, which cannot be fulfilled by nationalism and populism.

With portrait of Narendra Damodardas Modi by Joyce Sabina Lobo in appendix.