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      Uber draws up plans for $50m Hyderabad office

      Uber is poised to invest $50m to set up its largest international office in the Indian IT hub of Hyderabad, marking the most...

    2. July 2, 2015

      Pressure rises on India’s stock exchanges to list

      India’s government faces rising investor pressure to push forward with long-delayed plans to float the country’s two main...

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    1. July 1, 2015

      Housing.com fires controversial chief executive Rahul Yadav

      Indian online property portal Housing.com has fired controversial chief executive and co-founder Rahul Yadav, in a move...

    2. July 1, 2015

      Uber to open in 7 new Indian cities to keep pace with local rival

      Uber is set to launch operations in another seven Indian cities, marking the largest simultaneous expansion outside of the...

    3. June 30, 2015

      Foreign groups battle for Indian ecommerce

      Indian soil has played host to many an epic battle involving invading foreign powers, from the Mughals to the British. Now...

    4. June 28, 2015

      Uber dials in to India’s call centre generation

      If you want to understand the impact of Uber's drive to conquer India’s taxi market, consider Srinivas Murthy’s explanation...

    5. June 25, 2015

      India’s ecommerce groups target online grocery shoppers

      On a sweltering Delhi morning, the 30,000 square foot warehouse of Big Basket, an Indian online grocery store, is a hive of...

    6. June 24, 2015

      Adani shelves work on Australian coal project

      Adani Mining has suspended preparatory engineering work on its Carmichael project in Australia, one of the world’s biggest...

    7. June 22, 2015

      India infrastructure: Built on debt

      Some day, the Delhi Metro will be able to take race fans to the Buddh International Circuit, a $400m, 16-turn,...

    8. June 22, 2015

      SoftBank jumps into Indian renewables market

      Japan’s SoftBank has entered India’s solar energy sector in a venture with Bharti Enterprises of New Delhi and Foxconn...

    9. June 14, 2015

      Foreign insurers hit roadblock in India growth plans

      Prudential and Standard Life, India’s two largest foreign insurers by market share, have hit a regulatory roadblock in plans...

    10. June 11, 2015

      Nestlé launches legal challenge to Maggi noodle ban

      Nestlé, the Swiss consumer goods group, has filed a petition in the Bombay High Court challenging a finding by India’s food...

    11. June 9, 2015

      Noodles controversy that has India in twist over food safety

      In India a home-cooked meal (or at least the semblance of one) is important. It shows effort, and is believed to produce...

    12. June 9, 2015

      Anil Agarwal plans merger of Vedanta units to reduce debt

      Indian billionaire Anil Agarwal is readying plans to cut debts at his London-listed Vedanta Resources conglomerate by...

    13. June 8, 2015

      India to crack down on companies that fail to repay loans

      India has increased pressure on its heavily indebted companies with rules that allow banks to push out business owners who...

    14. June 7, 2015

      Nestlé hit by storm in a cup of Maggi noodles

      For decades, Nestlé’s Maggi noodles have been one of India’s best loved brands. Despite having no tradition of eating...

    15. June 4, 2015

      India seeks oil discounts from Opec as it flexes import clout

      India is asking Opec members for long-term oil price concessions, its petroleum minister said on Thursday, as it tries to...

    16. June 3, 2015

      Domestic investors board India equity run

      Foreign fund managers piled into India last year, pushing shares to record highs. But with the country’s bull run flagging,...

    17. June 2, 2015

      Narendra Modi fails to jumpstart India’s faltering IPO market

      India’s business newspapers have bristled lately with assessments of Narendra Modi’s first year. The prime minister won...

    18. May 26, 2015

      Tata Motors hit by Chinese slowdown

      India’s Tata Motors unveiled a large and unexpected fall in fourth-quarter earnings as the owner of Jaguar Land Rover...

    19. May 26, 2015

      India tops China in Asian growth league

      Shifting trade patterns, cheaper oil and a slowing Chinese economy are helping to shake up the league table of Asian growth,...

    20. May 25, 2015

      India’s shadow banks lend where others fear to tread

      In early 2008, GMR, an Indian conglomerate with interests in airports, energy and roads, had a market capitalisation of more...

    21. May 21, 2015

      India’s microfinance groups bounce back

      India’s microfinance industry increased its total loan portfolio 61 per cent over the past financial year to a record high...

    22. May 20, 2015

      Renault targets small-car market in India

      Renault has begun a drive to grab 5 per cent of India’s potentially vast car market over the next three years. The French...

    23. May 18, 2015

      Nimble private lenders take aim at India’s static banking sector

      With its jaunty branding and stewardesses decked out in identikit 50s-style wigs, India’s IndiGo airline seems a world away...

    24. May 17, 2015

      India confident of overtaking China’s growth rate

      India is on track to overtake China’s growth with annual expansion of more than 8 per cent, says the country’s finance...

    25. May 17, 2015

      Narendra Modi: One direction

      Even his harshest critics have grudging admiration for Narendra Modi’s energetic performance as Indian prime minister since...

    26. May 17, 2015

      India and China sign $22bn in deals during Modi visit

      Chinese banks have granted $2.5bn in credit lines to Bharti Airtel, the Indian telecoms group, in one of the biggest...

    27. May 13, 2015

      India should carve its tax code in stone

      Benjamin Franklin said the only things that were certain in life were death and taxes. Obviously he had never been to India....

    28. May 12, 2015

      After one year Modi’s India has sparks but no boom

      There is lots of sizzle, but where is the steak? Narendra Modi’s first year as prime minister of India has produced lots of...

    29. May 12, 2015

      India’s Modi suffers goods and services tax blow

      Narendra Modi has suffered a political setback after his party failed to push long-pending legislation to overhaul India’s...

    30. May 11, 2015

      India’s KV Kamath to head new Brics bank

      India has named private sector banker K.V. Kamath as head of the New Development Bank, the so-called Brics bank of the big...

    31. May 10, 2015

      Royal Enfield roars back into global contention with sales rise

      Royal Enfield’s sales accelerated like a Bullet motorcycle in the first three months of the year, with the Indian-owned bike...

    32. May 10, 2015

      Modi’s growth plans and freak weather squeeze Indian farmers

      For Prem Singh — a small farmer with 2.7 hectares of fertile farmland — and others in Aajnokh village in India’s northern...

    33. May 8, 2015

      India looks to defuse tax row with foreign fund managers

      India will launch a fresh drive to shed its reputation for “tax terrorism” by asking a senior judge to defuse a $6bn row...

    34. May 7, 2015

      India: Learning a hard lesson

      The 10-year-old son of an illiterate metal crockery peddler in rural Rajasthan, Surinder Gavariya dreams of being a police...

    35. April 26, 2015

      India promises investors a fair deal on tax

      The administration that took office in New Delhi last year pledged to end the previous Indian government’s record of “tax...

    36. April 26, 2015

      Vodafone chides India on taxes and red tape

      India’s battered telecoms sector risks missing a “huge opportunity” to develop next-generation broadband services on account...

    37. April 26, 2015

      Diageo faces fresh headache with India drinks business

      Diageo is facing a fresh headache from its £1.8bn acquisition of India’s United Spirits, in the form of a stand-off with the...

    38. April 21, 2015

      Japan’s Daiichi closes book on India foray

      Daiichi Sankyo has made a final exit from its problematic 2008 acquisition of Indian drugmaker Ranbaxy, selling its entire...

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