May 16th, 2014

Who is Modi?

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The line from the Guardian/BBC axis is that Narendra Modi is a dangerous blood-thirsty right-wing nationalist, a sectarian Hindu who oversaw the massacre of Muslims in his home state of Gujurat. For added measure he was associated with the RSS, a uniformed Hindu-fascist organisation. Despite all this disapproval from the left-wing media establishment he has just won more votes in a free election than anyone on the planet…

The reality is he has risen from being a lower caste, poor chai-wallah, a boy selling tea at a train station, to successfully running Gujarat – a state with a population of 60 million – which has outperformed the rest of chronically corrupt India on all economic indicators. The Indian supreme court found there was no evidence that Modi allowed or even encouraged the mob violence in 2002 in Gujarat that led to some thousand deaths. The RSS is closer to Baden Powell’s boy scouts than Hitler’s brownshirts. Modi is a vegetarian, technocrat who believes that India’s Hindus and India’s Hindu culture should command more respect. In that it is fair to say he is a conservative nationalist.

The born-to-rule Congress Party has been swept from power, the once great idealistic party of Gandhi that brought Fabian socialism to India had degenerated into an arrogant, corrupt, nepotistic kleptocracy. Modi offers his fellow members of India’s lower castes the prospect of social mobility, competent government and a high growth economy based on free market reforms, accelerated privatisations and technological progress. Modi’s campaign emphasises optimistically that India can become the largest market in the world and in a way reminiscent of Ronald Reagan, Modi promises to make India proud of its future. His campaign anthem commercial rocks too:

India has won! भारत की विजय। अच्छे दिन आने वाले हैं।


89 Comments

  1. 1
    FrankFisher says:

    Sounds like a Kipper to me!

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    • 5
      President Cheery B. Mahmood says:

      It’s in English, of sorts.

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    • 19
      jgm2 says:

      Anybody that annoys the bed-wetters of the Grauniad must be doing something right.

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      • 37
        Jeremey Sportscar says:

        I would like to drive to the Vanity building of GMG, sit outside in a Ferrari GTO, and rev the engine all day.

        Watch the bedwetters press their noses to the glass and see their tortured expressions of anger, environmental hysterics and naked envy.

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    • 36
      eels says:

      That’s the PPB the labour party should have made….

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    • 76
      Barrraco Barna says:

      I was born in India and have lived in the UK for 48 years. My impression is that corruption is ingrained in the Indian political and economic system. So, I expect Mr. Modi to have some skeletons in his cupboard, but he seems the least worst option. Gujarat State is flourishing and that, in no small way, is due to Mr. Modi. If he can avoid being beguiled by the trappings of power, he could be a good Prime Minister.

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  2. 2
    F##k the LibLabCon says:

    What’s good for the jewel is good for the crown.

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  3. 3
    Westminster is full of bumsexing thieves too. says:

    Arrogant corrupt nepotistic Kleptocracy — also describes the U.K. ConLibLabbers perfectly.

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  4. 4
    Nigel Farrago says:

    If only there was a politician in the UK who rose from such humble origins to challenge the bastions of power and privilege. Are Dulwich College and the City humble enough?

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    • 13
      Nigel Double-Garage says:

      I like a pint

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    • 27
      The Growler says:

      Nige unfortunately not, it would be virtually be imposible in the UK (though it is a change from Eton College) little Johnny Major was about he nearest we got, the elite of the UK think they have right to rule, admittedly they are in the main intelligent but very often that does not alkways equate to commonsense. A lot of politicos are in politics not for the puiblic good, but for what they can get out of the system. Nigel Farrage is doing well because he is not one of the LibLab Cons if he does not deliver he will vanish, if he delivers the LibLab Cons can just pack up and go home.

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      • 88
        Nigel Farrago says:

        But of course I’m a Tory, it’s just I couldn’t get selected for them because I am too rich, white and male. If I had a sex change, I’d be straight in. If they select Anna Soubry, I’m sure they’d go for a post-op tranny.

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    • 80
      Corby says:

      well, it is not Eton/

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  5. 6
    Prime Minister"Money's no object" Cameron says:

    Thank you,Narendra Modi. You have won the competition. Good luck!

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  6. 6
    Axe The Telly Tax & Religion & Kill All Eco-loons says:

    Sounds like India’s version of UKIP.

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  7. 8
    Keitho says:

    Well done India. It is time to turn away from that socialist nonsense and join the modern world. Socialism rewards failure and punishes success. India deserves better and now it has the opportunity to become the nation it should be.

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  8. 9
    Anonymong says:

    Another boot in the happy sacks for global fabianism. Time most definitely isn’t on their side any more.

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  9. 10
    Say what you will says:

    Golly gosh, this is getting too much, even the Indian brain-dead have realised they are being used and held back by the Eton and Oxbridge equivalents, can it translate to British politics and 2015 get UKIP in, well dreams just dreams but you never know.

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  10. 11
    SS says:

    ” a sectarian Hindu who oversaw the massacre of Muslims in his home state of Gujurat.”
    He is killing muslims, hope he has more results, no matter what, as long as he is killing muslims nothing wrong with him, maybe send some of his chaps to the U.K.

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    • 39
      Anonymous says:

      next it will be the mentally ill – you better go and hide then sonny, before they come to your lunatic asylum

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  11. 12
    Owen (Chavez)Jones says:

    Venezuela!!

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  12. 14
    jgm2 says:

    Poor boy makes good.

    Makes a change from that fucking Ghandi family who seem to be sparodically in office. Right up until they get assassinated.

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  13. 15
    Fred says:

    Sadly the brits are too thick to vote for something like this. Vote Milipede opp norf

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  14. 16
    Nigel Farage says:

    Time up! Sun tanning and swimming to do…later guys x

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  15. 17
    Anonymous says:

    Wow, someone in the media reported on the largest vote in humankind! The rest of the media don’t give a shit

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  16. 20
    UK love Ab Dull says:

    Very worried, postal voteing give bestest outcome for my peeple. What is this ….fare elexion? How can my peeplu win?

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  17. 21
    Narendra Modi says:

    I can give a cast iron guarantee that bumsex is not in my manifesto.

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  18. 22
    Vince Cable says:

    I’m fooked, if Google forgets who I am.

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    • 26
      Ghost of fatty Smith says:

      Time up Vince, your time in the sun has expired. Come along and dribble/ sleep in the Upper House. You know that the liar Clogg has fucked it up for a generation.

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  19. 23
    UK love Ab Dull says:

    Wye r eengleesh flee Kenya, Wye we no told on news, is slam good for all you know we win in end,mr band say we vote we win.

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  20. 24
    The bearded Lady superstate says:

    You know what.

    The EU is doomed to failure with all the no can do Eurocrats running it.

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  21. 25

    Far too much hope, joy and positivity in this for me. Much prefer Labour’s childish, monochrome negativity and pessimism.

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  22. 28
    His masters must approve says:

    Strange that Guido wasn’t character assassinating him.

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    • 38
      rick says:

      Must admit, I thought the same.

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      • 73
        RightwinggitRedux says:

        His Dad’s from Uttar Pradesh, if memory serves.

        As an aside from wikipedia;

        “Archeological finds have indicated the presence of Stone Age Homo sapiens hunter-gatherers in Uttar Pradesh between around 85 and 72 thousand years old. “

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        • 85
          broderick crawford says:

          Uttar Pradesh

          Known lovingly by the Raj – wallahs as Utter Rubbish .

          Have times really changed that much ?

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  23. 29
    Guy News Room says:

    Nick Griffin rang Mr Modi to congratulate him on his victory.

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  24. 30
    Oh it won't happen to meeeeeee says:

    What sort of loony would book a holiday to Kenya these days anyhow?
    Don’t they watch the news?

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    • 86
      broderick crawford says:

      I don t venture beyond Bognor tbese days .

      I am not prepared to cavort through “security ” taking off my shoes , belt , braces ,false teeth , pacemaker , wartime piece of shrapnel and then shuffling through to the bleep machine shoeless and with one hand holding up my trousers while the other seeks balance and simultaneously squinting sideways at the hand luggage containing my life documents dissapearing under a conveyor belt housing only to be told by the security officer to look straight at him and not worry about my bag (perhaps he thinks I am smuggling dismonds in my eyeballs ) !

      Only to find the machine …stlll bleeps … and I have to be body searched and try again , at which second attempt it miraculously lets me through with explanation being that sometimes it ” …plays up Sir …”

      By which time my hand case has dissapeared and I am officially a semi naked stateless person !! With the one consolation being to having to look forward to repeating the excercise on the return leg !

      No thanks , fish snd chips and a Rossi s ice cream on Bognor Beach for ne .. no hassle and no passport ….yet !!

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  25. 31
    Well said the Sikh says:

    yesterday Labour rolled out it’s minority charter. compulsory minorities on company boards, the police, judges, that sort of usual thing.

    So Sky news decided to run with it and invited a Sikh business man on expecting him to fully back up Labour’s new cunning plan. He was having none of it, he only hires the best person for the job, it is insulting to employ someone because of their race and he finds business life in Britain an environment where the most ablest succeed as it should be.

    Big fail for Labour and sky. Massive plaudits for the Sikh community in Britain.

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    • 41
      Ghost of Dennis says:

      These are top people, their creed is truly Christian! Ie they will help anyone in trouble not just their own, unlike the r of piss.

      Bit troubled about the dagger thing though, seems they get on planes still with this stuff.

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  26. 33
    Just asking says:

    Are we losing Kenya to the muzbots?

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    • 40
      Socialism Ate My Future says:

      Sadly it looks that way, beautiful country and the poverty I witnessed still lives with me today.

      Puts it into perspective when poverty here in the UK is in relation to internet access and free clothes for job interviews etc.

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      • 54
        Bill Quango MP says:

        On safari and a bloody great lion appeared.

        Kenyan guide saw the lion off. Armed only with a spear and a rolled up jacket.

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    • 45
      Ghost of Dennis says:

      Like Nigeria then they need to follow the CAR and kick the fuckas out.

      Suppose we will still fund them whether or not while the Usual Shits are in charge.

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    • 87
      broderick crawford says:

      We lost Kenya years ago fellah … to the Mau Mau .

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  27. 43
    Shooty* says:

    Remind me: Why’s it OK for Muzzies to kill and oppress everyone, but if anyone stands up to them, like this admirable chap, it’s dreadful?

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    • 50
      Casual Observer 2 says:

      Mozzies — Christians — just different varieties of fairy story believing murdering cnuts

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  28. 44
    Welcome to the Hotel California says:

    “The born-to-rule Congress Party has been swept from power, the once great idealistic party of Gandhi that brought Fabian socialism to India had degenerated into an arrogant, corrupt, nepotistic kleptocracy.”

    Wait sorry – a party that brought Fabian socialism has DEGENERATED into an arrogant, corrupt, nepotistic kleptocracy?

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  29. 46
    Casual Observer 2 says:

    Please Modi, send lots of aid to cover Dave’s fucking great National Debt and Current Account Deficit.

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  30. 53
    Any cùnt who spells it program needs hanged says:

    Are we still finding their space programme?

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  31. 59
    UKIP4ME says:

    You just know when the BBC strongly disapproves of the winning party and candidate? Oh yes, the BBC toady show twerps and website pimping the tried and tested smear accusation they use against everyone they hate.

    “highly divisive”

    No matter how big the winning margin is, people they dont like are always “divisive” but politicians and political parties they do approve of are always “unifying” no matter how small the margin of victory is.

    Its just another clear example of BBC bias and how it is arrogant enough to believe it can pick and choose who they support and who they dont.

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  32. 61
    Max Galstaun says:

    Your line that the the Indian Supreme Court found no evidence against Modi it utter rubbish, and the entire piece is very poorly researched. Regards the Court :

    http://www.countercurrents.org/puniyani050214.htm

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  33. 67
    Anonymous says:

    Heard Keith Vaz talking about others restoring their reputations on the Today programme this morning. He obviously doesn`t do irony.

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  34. 69
    Religion of firebombing... says:

    I don’t suppose the Gujarat riots had anything to do with the mass murder of Hindu pilgrims who were killed in the Godhra train burning?

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  35. 70

    “a vegetarian, technocrat….a conservative nationalist.”

    Always a winning combination in a rightie leader.

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  36. 74
    lolathebeautiful says:

    “…the once great idealistic party of Gandhi that brought Fabian socialism to India had degenerated into an arrogant, corrupt, nepotistic kleptocracy.” As over there so over here. That’s what Fabian Socialism is for.

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  37. 84
    malice says:

    The problem is that all the commentary on India is by bien pensant lefties like Panka Mishra, Arunduti Roy, William Dalyrimple and so on. They know nothing about ordinary Indians at all.

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