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Narendra Modi sworn in as Indian prime minister, heralding change
Narendra Modi sworn in as Indian prime minister, heralding change

Narendra Modi was sworn in Monday as India's 15th prime minister, offering a new, more conservative government to a country thirsty for economic change. The ceremony at the presidential palace in New Delhi was notable for the presence of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who reportedly ignored warnings from his own intelligence agency to attend. Relations have been tense between the two nuclear-armed rivals. President Pranab Mukherjee administered the oath to Modi and his cabinet ministers. "I, Narendra Damodardas Modi, swear in the name of God that I will maintain the integrity of India," Modi said in Hindi. "I will work without fear, anger or hatred and will do...

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