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Modi govt's 'vision thing' proves to be a challenge for his aides

A clear vision is crucial for the PM to capitalise on renewed optimism over India since his election win
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 05:50

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About US$10 billion was wiped off investor wealth after Mr Jaitley (second from right) last month overstated the amount of tax demands on foreign funds to make a point about helping the poor.

New Delhi

ATTEMPTING to be both pro-business and pro-poor, the Modi adminis-tration's communication struggles are starting to disturb both groups in India.

The most costly misstep occurred in April, when Finance Minister Arun Jaitley overstated the amount of tax demands on foreign

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