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    1. September 25, 2014

      Billionaire Agarwal to hand over his fortune to charity

      Anil Agarwal, the billionaire owner of Vedanta Resources, plans to join the ranks of business philanthropists by turning...

    2. June 15, 2014

      Anil Agarwal: Vedanta’s bluff billionaire

      Anil Agarwal, the founder and majority-owner of Vedanta Resources, hired former Rio  Tinto boss Tom Albanese as his chief...

    1. May 15, 2014

      Vedanta Resources: Pangaea plc

      You can only admire a resources major that justifies its portfolio with reference to a 300m-year-old supercontinent. India,...

    2. beyondbrics

      May 13, 2014

      India elections: daily wrap

      After exit polls came out last night, supporting the view that Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will come...

    3. FT Alphaville

      May 13, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, ALPHAVILLE Indian exit polls are pretty dodgy… so despite what they say, there is still no guarantee...

    4. May 13, 2014

      India’s Anil Agarwal rebuffs Vedanta privatisation rumours

      Anil Agarwal, billionaire founder of London-listed Vedanta Resources, has rebuffed speculation that he plans to delist his...

    5. May 8, 2014

      Vedanta slides on house broker downgrade

      A downgrade from its joint house broker took the wind out of recent speculation around Vedanta Resources. JPMorgan cut...

    6. March 7, 2014

      Ex-Rio Tinto chief’s marriage of convenience

      The six months since Tom Albanese surprised the mining industry by joining Anil Agarwal’s Vedanta in an advisory role have...

    7. March 6, 2014

      Recap brings Stobart minorities bad vibes

      Stobart Group, the company best known as a trucker, is taking off its tie and turning it into a headband. The group is...

    8. March 6, 2014

      Tom Albanese named Vedanta chief executive

      Tom Albanese has been appointed chief executive of Vedanta Resources in a high-profile return to the helm of a global mining...

    9. December 10, 2013

      Miners’ retreat rebalances FTSE 100 index

      Vedanta and Croda, the two companies set to make their farewells to the FTSE 100 on Wednesday, are two of the only four...

    10. November 15, 2013

      Vedanta pins hopes on lifting of Indian mining ban

      Vedanta held out hopes of a quick resumption of iron ore mining in India and played down concerns over its standing in...

    11. September 20, 2013

      Vedanta leads the retreat among FTSE miners

      Miners led the London market lower yesterday with Vedanta Resources leading the fallers. Vedanta slid 4.4 per cent to £11.16...

    12. September 16, 2013

      Vedanta Resources: dodgy signing

      Appointing an ambassador is a way of attempting to improve a tarnished image. China selected David Beckham to revive the...

    13. September 16, 2013

      Tom Albanese appointed adviser to Vedanta

      Tom Albanese, one of the best-known executives in mining, has joined Vedanta Resources, returning to the industry eight...

    14. August 20, 2013

      Vedanta smelter highlights India woes

      Vedanta’s ambitious aluminium smelter project in India’s eastern state of Orissa was supposed to generate rich profits for...

    15. May 16, 2013

      Vedanta powered by oil and gas as mining units struggle

      Surging oil and gas earnings helped Vedanta Resources maintain flat annual profits against the backdrop of a steeply...

    16. April 18, 2013

      Indian court deals new blow to Vedanta

      India’s Supreme Court dealt another blow to Vedanta Resources on Thursday, saying that bauxite could not be mined from...

    17. September 20, 2012

      Cairn India looks to foreign fields

      Until Cairn Energy struck oil under the sands of Rajasthan in 2004, Barmer was little more than a dusty north-west Indian...

    18. August 28, 2012

      Vedanta besieged by protesters at meeting

      Vedanta’s annual shareholder meeting was again besieged by angry protesters, as institutional investors and campaign groups...

    19. June 5, 2012

      India: Bollygarchs at bay

      As India’s growth slumps, delegations of aggrieved business titans are becoming an increasingly common sight in New Delhi....

    20. May 17, 2012

      Vedanta nears end of investment plan

      Vedanta Resources has reached an “inflection point”, according to its chairman, after years of heavy investment and the $9bn...

    21. May 17, 2012

      Vedanta: all hat and no rabbit

      Vedanta Resources is all hat and no rabbit – in its current shape, at least. The London-listed Indian group’s shares have...

    22. beyondbrics

      April 25, 2012

      Vedanta's Sterlite sees profit fall

      embed3 Quarterly profits at Sterlite Industries, London-listed Vedanta Resources’ India business,  fell by a third on higher...

    23. March 23, 2012

      Letter from Lex: Spring bounce

      The vernal equinox has given some a spring in their step. Apple shareholders had more bounce than most after the company...

    24. March 22, 2012

      Vedanta: Mayfair maharaja

      Vaulting ambition, which o’er leaps itself – or does he just have a compulsive urge to acquire? Anil Agarwal, the Indian...

    25. March 12, 2012

      Tough challenge for HSBC in Asia

      Peter Wong, chief executive of HSBC’s Asian businesses, has been showing staff his appreciation. He launched his efforts on...

    26. March 2, 2012

      Letter from Lex: Spring cleaning

      It seems some have started their Spring cleaning early this year. News Corp is still trying to tidy up the mess following...

    27. FT Alphaville

      March 1, 2012

      New Hope scraps A$6bn auction plan

      New Hope Corp, the Australian thermal coal company, has abandoned plans for a A$6bn ($6.4bn) sale after a five-month auction...

    28. March 1, 2012

      New Hope scraps A$6bn auction plan

      New Hope Corp, the Australian thermal coal company, has abandoned plans for a A$6bn ($6.4bn) sale after a five-month auction...

    29. February 27, 2012

      Vedanta: debt spring clean

      Just as the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel in Jaipur, the retirement home in the British film comedy, proves to be less...

    30. February 27, 2012

      Vedanta founder’s dream a step closer to reality

      Anil Agarwal, founder and executive chairman of Vedanta Resources, is not a man for small dreams. Those who have known the...

    31. FT Alphaville

      February 27, 2012

      Vedanta to merge resources divisions

      Vedanta, the FTSE 100 metals, mining and oil group, has announced the merger of various subsidiaries as the next step of its...

    32. February 26, 2012

      Vedanta to merge resources divisions

      Vedanta, the FTSE 100 metals, mining and oil group, has announced the merger of various subsidiaries as the next step of its...

    33. February 10, 2012

      Bumi’s foundations undermined by spat

      On the afternoon of February 2, Nat Rothschild heard some alarming news from Bumi, the London-listed coal miner he helped to...

    34. January 31, 2012

      Vedanta profits slip as margins squeezed

      Vedanta Resources, the FTSE 100 Indian metals and mining group controlled by Anil Agarwal, saw its profits slip in spite of...

    35. beyondbrics

      December 5, 2011

      Cairn / Vedanta: a test of faith

      “It will all be over by Christmas” is a punch-line to a corporate transaction in India that Cairn Energy executives, like...

    36. December 5, 2011

      Vedanta / Cairn India: no game changer

      Chairman Anil Agarwal’s dream of creating a diversified champion explains why Vedanta Resources, the UK-listed miner, has...

    37. November 10, 2011

      Vedanta plays down earnings squeeze

      Shares in Vedanta Resources fell almost 10 per cent as the expanding India-based mining, energy and metals group delivered...

    38. June 30, 2011

      Delhi approves Vedanta-Cairn India deal

      India’s Cabinet has finally given the go-ahead for London-listed mining company Vedanta Resources to take over Cairn...

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