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    1. 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...

    2. 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,...

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    1. 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...

    2. 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,...

    3. 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...

    4. 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...

    5. 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...

    6. 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...

    7. 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...

    8. 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,...

    9. 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...

    10. 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...

    11. 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...

    12. 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...

    13. 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....

    14. 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...

    15. 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...

    16. 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...

    17. 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...

    18. 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...

    19. 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...

    20. 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...

    21. 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...

    22. 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...

    23. 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...

    24. The World

      January 29, 2016

      How India sees the world

      This week, François Hollande, the president of France became the latest world leader to visit Delhi and pay court to...

    25. January 25, 2016

      Notebook: For India’s middle class, the car is the star

      On a summer holiday in London a couple of years ago, I boarded a bus in Westminster and sat next to an elegant older...

    26. January 22, 2016

      Chinese property billionaire moves into Indian market

      Billionaire Chinese real estate developer Wang Jianlin is wading into India’s notoriously complex property market, with...

    27. January 21, 2016

      India should seize its chance to shine

      India, long overshadowed by the greater global heft and economic might of China, is enjoying a rare moment in the sun....

    28. FT Alphaville

      January 19, 2016

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Tuesday, - China: “In year-on-year terms, growth over the past six quarters has been 7.2%, 7.2%, 7%, 7%,...

    29. January 18, 2016

      India: mixed results for Delhi anti-pollution push

      For the past fortnight, Delhi motorists forfeited their cars every alternate day in a road-rationing experiment...

    30. January 11, 2016

      Indian Railways: a vast bureaucracy tries to get back on track

      When Suresh Prabhu became the Indian railways minister just over a year ago, he inherited an empire with 1.3m staff and...

    31. January 11, 2016

      Blue-sky dreaming for Delhi, a city where the sun doesn’t shine

      The holiday photos that friends have posted on Facebook are making me jealous. It is not the food, culture or wildlife....

    32. January 1, 2016

      Delhi forces cars off roads in anti-pollution drive

      The Indian capital, one of the world’s largest and most polluted cities, has launched an experimental scheme banning...

    33. December 28, 2015

      India’s impermanent residents

      Friends of mine — a European couple who have been in India for more than 15 years, and whose two children were born...

    34. December 22, 2015

      India passes law allowing youths to be tried as adults

      India’s upper house of parliament has passed a controversial juvenile justice bill that will allow people as young as...

    35. December 21, 2015

      India entangled in bureaucracy and corruption

      In cricket-loving India, you would think it easy to buy match tickets if the stadium is half empty. Not so. A colleague...

    36. December 20, 2015

      Protests erupt in India after teenage rapist released

      Angry protests greeted the release of the youngest participant in the fatal 2012 gang rape of a young woman on a Delhi...

    37. FT Alphaville

      December 17, 2015

      Spot the understatement, Indian politics edition

      India is a large place. It is made up of many states. Moving goods between those states is a freaking nightmare. That’s...

    38. December 16, 2015

      New diesel car sales banned in Delhi as pollution war intensifies

      India’s Supreme Court has banned new luxury diesel vehicles in Delhi and doubled a recently imposed “green tax” on...

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