Indian PM gets off to a good start

INDIA'S new Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, is an outsider to the traditional power structure of the country and for this reason many expect him to bring in fresh ideas as head of the government. Mr Modi has, so far, lived up to this expectation. He engineered a diplomatic coup of sorts by inviting leaders of the Saarc (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) nations and Mauritius to his swearing-in ceremony on Monday. This is a first by an Indian prime minister. And it was not just a symbolic...

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