India set to take over G20 presidency in Bali as PM Modi balances global powers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is positioning India as a driving force of unity when it hosts next year’s Group of 20 meetings, underscoring a tricky road ahead as the nation seeks to balance between competing global powers.“India’s G20 presidency is coming at a time of crisis and chaos in the world,” PM Modi said on Tuesday, adding that India’s logo for the summit would be the lotus as a symbol of hope. “No matter how adverse the circumstances, the lotus still blooms.”