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    1. August 22, 2016

      India’s female athletes are the heroes of Rio

      There may be some quiet relief in India that the Olympics are over for another four years. The games are always a...

    2. August 17, 2016

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    1. August 9, 2016

      India’s one nation sales tax depends on local statesmanship

      One nation, one tax, one market. That is the aim of India’s goods and services tax, for which a constitutional...

    2. August 8, 2016

      Rural India slowly emerges from isolation

      Twenty-five years ago, New Delhi was forced by a severe currency crisis to relax its suffocating controls over the...

    3. Fast FT

      July 27, 2016

      India buys four spy planes from Boeing

      The Indian government is to buy four long-range maritime reconnaissance spy planes from Boeing, adding to the eight...

    4. FT Photo Diary

      July 26, 2016

      Boat repairs in New Delhi

      A boy repairs a boat on the banks of the river Yamuna in New Delhi, India ...

    5. July 26, 2016

      In India, Sikh jokes are no laughing matter

      India is far more like the EU than a classic nation state. It is a multi-ethnic, multicultural society in which more...

    6. June 27, 2016

      Mystical union that transcends divisions in India and Pakistan

      New Delhi is a city mostly associated with politics and government. But it also has a thriving cultural scene, from...

    7. FT Photo Diary

      June 21, 2016

      World Yoga Day

      Participants perform yoga during World Yoga Day in New Delhi, India   ...

    8. The World

      June 21, 2016

      Rajan’s departure: any relief is short term

      At a gathering of Indian professionals at the Hong Kong Jockey Club at the weekend, the news that Raghuram Rajan would...

    9. June 20, 2016

      Raghuram Rajan’s exit raises doubts about reforms in India

      Raghuram Rajan has long been regarded as one of the most impressive central bankers on the world stage. So his decision...

    10. Fast FT

      June 20, 2016

      Rajan hits out at critics: 'you can't have it both ways'

      India’s outgoing central bank chief has hit back at critics who have accused him of overly hawkish monetary policy,...

    11. FT Alphaville

      June 16, 2016

      Rajan, the Fed and the rules of the monetary game

      Raghuram Rajan, the luddite at the RBI (for now at least) has been banging on a particular drum for a while. He told...

    12. June 13, 2016

      Law and disorder are the Indian way

      As I prepared to travel from New Delhi to Hong Kong on a late-night flight with my preschooler recently, I was witness...

    13. June 5, 2016

      Top India hospital rocked by kidney racket

      Police in New Delhi have arrested five people in connection with an illegal trade in human kidneys at one of the...

    14. May 25, 2016

      Africans press India for action after student’s murder

      African countries threatened to stop sending students to India after the murder of a Congolese in New Delhi at the...

    15. Fast FT

      May 19, 2016

      Regional leaders triumph in Indian state elections

      Populist regional leaders in the big Indian states of West Bengal and Tamil Nadu have triumphed in state elections,...

    16. May 17, 2016

      ‘Truthiness’ takes hold of South Asian history

      An outbreak of the affliction Stephen Colbert calls “truthiness” has hit India and its neighbours. The US political...

    17. May 12, 2016

      Air pollution hits ‘catastrophic’ levels

      Air pollution is climbing at an alarming rate around the world and has reached “catastrophic” levels in some cities,...

    18. May 11, 2016

      Britain turns down Indian request to deport Vijay Mallya

      Britain has turned down New Delhi’s request to deport the Indian industrialist Vijay Mallya, who is sheltering in...

    19. May 2, 2016

      India’s water shortage is more than a tale of town versus country

      As in the cartoon satire I have just read, so in real life: it is early morning and the bathroom tap groans, hisses and...

    20. April 25, 2016

      India’s top judge Thakur pleads for help with avalanche of cases

      India’s chief justice has made a tearful plea to the government for more judges to help tackle the country’s vast...

    21. Tech blog

      April 21, 2016

      #techFT - Android tactics are Windows Lite

      Google’s latest battle with the EU involves a different strategy than Microsoft employed with Windows, emojis are okay...

    22. FT Alphaville

      April 21, 2016

      Imagining life/ the RBI after Raghuram Rajan

      Once you’ve had a luddite at the Reserve Bank of India it’s hard to go back… Amongst other things Rajan stabilised the...

    23. April 21, 2016

      New Delhi bans Uber ‘surge pricing’

      India’s capital city said it was banning “surge pricing” by US-based taxi-hailing app Uber and its local rival Ola,...

    24. April 18, 2016

      Life and death among India’s endangered vultures

      A few days ago, I had the pleasure of watching a pair of red-headed vultures, also known as king vultures, feasting on...

    25. April 13, 2016

      India: Water wars

      Beti Khan is a domineering presence in the evening crowd around the old village well in Gusiyari. The 50-year-old...

    26. April 13, 2016

      Good morning Gurugram: north India’s business city renamed

      Gurgaon near Delhi, the India headquarters for scores of multinational businesses, is henceforth to be called Gurugram...

    27. April 1, 2016

      Women’s cricket scores a resounding win in India

      Some 30,000 people, most Delhi-dwellers without any skin in the game, cheered England’s batsmen as they overwhelmed New...

    28. March 7, 2016

      Delhi Notebook: A lament for India’s accidental bookseller

      The first shop I entered after landing in Delhi four years ago sold books. It turned out to be no ordinary store....

    29. February 26, 2016

      Water wars hit Delhi as saboteurs strike

      Until last weekend, few residents of the vast metropolis of Delhi knew that it depended for so much of its drinking...

    30. February 25, 2016

      Political problems mount for Narendra Modi

      Gone is the confident, mocking Narendra Modi of the 2014 election campaign, when he would promise the crowds economic...

    31. February 23, 2016

      India’s caste system is an affront to modernity

      If one were looking for an example of a well-meaning idea gone horribly awry, it would be hard to pick a better one...

    32. FT Photo Diary

      February 22, 2016

      Water shortage in New Delhi

      People fill up containers with water from a tanker in New Delhi, India, as the city faces a water crisis after...

    33. February 22, 2016

      Indian troops retake crucial canal from Jat protesters in Haryana

      Indian troops on Monday retook a critical canal that provides most of the water for the capital city two days after it...

    34. February 21, 2016

      Staff benefit from Perkbox’s special offers

      Business school did not inspire a start-up idea for Saurav Chopra but it convinced him that he could make it as an...

    35. February 21, 2016

      India sends troops to quell Haryana protests

      India sent thousands of soldiers and paramilitary forces to northern Haryana state on Sunday, after protesters...

    36. February 21, 2016

      India divided over right to political freedom

      India has abruptly found itself at a crucial political juncture, with the arrest of an elite university student for...

    37. February 18, 2016

      Tensions flare in India over student leader’s arrest

      Tensions over free speech threatened to boil over in India’s capital on Thursday at protests against the arrest on...

    38. February 12, 2016

      India’s capital New Delhi to reprise anti-pollution car drive

      India’s capital city is to reprise a two-week experiment in road-rationing, imposing new rules to restrict car use, as...

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