Emerging markets rally masks frailties

Investors should be wary of Chinese debt lurking in a jumble of assets

India signals continuity with bank chief

Like his predecessor, he is a respected academic with a mind of his own, writes Swaminathan Aiyar

RBI opts for orthodoxy with Urjit Patel

New central bank chief well-placed to carry Rajan’s policy legacy

India tech: Reality call

Funding fervour has cooled but the battle for users in a market of 1.2bn people still lies ahead

India’s sales tax needs statesmanship

Modi’s government is right to set ambitious targets for the GST, writes Swaminathan Aiyar

Rural India slowly emerges from isolation

Notebook: Technology and new roads have brought town and country closer together, writes Amy Kazmin

India sales tax: super hero

The advent of a more efficient tax man is welcome

India’s sales tax is a victory for Modi

Approval of bill restores prime minister’s fragile reputation as a reformer, writes Alan Beattie

India Inc celebrates tax reform milestone

Businesses expect GST to slash bureaucratic and logistics costs

India parliament passes landmark tax bill

Long-awaited reform will finally create genuine single market

India to help workers stranded in Saudi

Thousands of construction workers unpaid after being sacked

India child labour law raises concerns

Loophole allows under-14s to work in ‘family based’ enterprises

India reform is unfinished business

Modi must shake-up regulatory bodies, police and legal process

India’s Modi seeks to realise tax reform

Government hopes to push through goods and services tax bill that many think will transform economy

Help decile of discontent help themselves

Aim policy at improving some skills and leave the rest to robots

EM companies ‘going backwards’ on transparency

Chinese firms accused of failing to tackle the threat of corruption and tax evasion

India considers new financial year

Aim is to focus government spending to avoid monsoon disruption of infrastructure projects

Indian business welcomes UK trade deal

Industry group says agreement ‘would be almost made in heaven’

India’s civil servants get 23% pay rise

Windfall is aimed at boosting private consumption

India’s RBI warns on rise in bad loans

Pressure mounts for banking-sector recapitalisation