Will the Real Modi Please Stand Up?

India's Prime Minister still hasn't made clear what he stands for.

Modi's actions haven't matched the high-flying rhetoric.

Photographer: Geoff Robins/AFP/Getty Images

Three weeks from now, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi will mark his first year in office. He swept into office with a clear center-right message -- “minimum government, maximum governance” -- and the biggest mandate of any leader since 1984; one might have expected him to establish a policy direction and priorities fairly quickly. Yet his administration still can’t seem to make up its mind what kind of government it wants to be.

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