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The biggest red rag for Beijing is Modi's bold decision to rope in Tokyo in the region's infrastructure development.
It is in Tokyo's interest in freeing New Delhi so that it can counter Beijing.
Under this agreement, New Delhi is legally committed to unilateral moratorium on nuclear testing to Tokyo.
The PM's strategists are seeking the alchemy of geo-economics with geo-politics.
Both countries need to work jointly and emerge as a possible alternative to China.
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Since Japanese PM Shinzo Abe is considering another snap election some time in January 2017, he would tread cautiously.
At the local level too it has served to unite the two communities together.
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This article has been authored by Saswati Sarkar, Shanmukh, Jeck Joy and Dikgaj.
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