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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

New Indian Policies

NEW DELHI () -- India's new center-left government labored Monday to hammer out a set of policies balancing the interests of more than a dozen ruling partners.

Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda's United Front alliance hoped to release the policy platform Tuesday.

Deve Gowda was expected to breeze through a parliamentary vote of confidence he wants held June 10.

But a tougher task was to iron out differences among the United Front's numerous factions, which range from free traders to communists.