Debjit Mukherjee: Prime Minister Narendra Modi topped the list of the most popular world leaders third time in a row with an approval rating of 75 per cent, a Morning Consult Survey noted. PM Modi is followed by Mexican President Manuel Lopez Obrador and Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi on the said list. While Obrador has 63 per cent ratings, Draghi garnered 54 per cent ratings. The list featured 22 world leaders.
US President Joe Biden managed the fifth spot with 41 per cent ratings. Right behind Biden, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in the sixth position with 39 per cent ratings and in the seventh position is Japan Prime Minister Fumio Kishida with 38 per cent ratings.