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    1. August 28, 2015

      Om Prakash Munjal, transport industrialist, 1928-2015

      Back in the 1950s, Om Prakash Munjal and his elder brother Brijmohan Lall Munjal would meet each morning in the...

    2. August 27, 2015

      India food watchdog leaves foreign groups wary

      Nestlé’s Maggi noodles were not the only food to disappear from India’s shop shelves in June, after regulators banned...

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    1. August 25, 2015

      Uber’s tricky vision aims to tempt Indians from car ownership

      Uber likes to make bold predictions — as perhaps befits a six-year-old company with a valuation of more than $50bn....

    2. August 21, 2015

      Chinese hackers target Indian institutions

      Chinese hackers are targeting organisations in India to glean strategic and commercially sensitive material, according...

    3. August 19, 2015

      India shakes up financial sector with payments bank licences

      India is set to grant licences to 11 businesses to launch new so-called payments banks, including UK-based telecoms...

    4. August 12, 2015

      Indian makers are still the stuff of Modi’s dreams

      Make in India. Even the term sounds slightly defective. For better or worse, that is the slogan with which Narendra...

    5. August 11, 2015

      Tata Steel beats falling sales to double profits

      Tata Steel escaped an expected loss in the first quarter, doubling net profits even as India’s largest private...

    6. August 10, 2015

      Taiwan’s Foxconn hopes to avoid quagmire in bold bet on India

      Just days after unveiling plans to build a $5bn factory in western India, Taiwanese electronics maker Foxconn on Monday...

    7. August 9, 2015

      India’s Narendra Modi stumbles on land reform

      Prime Minister Narendra Modi had one of India’s most emotive political issues in his sights last year when he unveiled...

    8. August 9, 2015

      Taiwan’s Foxconn to invest $5bn in India

      Taiwanese electronics maker Foxconn will invest about $5bn over the next 5 years to build a manufacturing facility in...

    9. August 7, 2015

      JLR slowdown in China halves parent Tata’s profits

      A plunge in Chinese sales at luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover has nearly halved net profits at Indian parent Tata...

    10. August 5, 2015

      Video accusing Unilever over toxic waste in India goes viral

      Unilever’s India arm has found itself at the centre of a public outcry this week after a video accusing it of dumping...

    11. August 5, 2015

      Generic drugs ban prompts India to freeze EU trade talks

      India has lashed out at an EU ban on 700 Indian-made generic drugs by saying it would indefinitely freeze talks on a...

    12. August 4, 2015

      Rajan stresses RBI policy independence

      Raghuram Rajan, the governor of India’s central bank, said the institution had reached a “broad consensus” with the...

    13. August 3, 2015

      BJP cries foul over delays to India goods and services tax reform

      Arun Jaitley, India’s finance minister, has attacked the opposition Congress party for “obstructionism” as the ruling...

    14. July 31, 2015

      India to inject $1.9bn into state banks

      India is set to increase the amount of capital it will infuse into public sector banks to $1.9bn this year, as the...

    15. July 30, 2015

      Uber to plough $1bn into India investment drive

      Uber is set to plough $1bn into a major expansion in India, placing its investment in the country on a par with China...

    16. July 30, 2015

      India executes Mumbai bomber despite protests

      India’s use of the death penalty came under renewed debate on Thursday, after authorities hanged a 53-year-old Muslim...

    17. July 30, 2015

      India seeks to bury controversy over central bank

      The Indian government plans within months to entrench central bank direction of the country’s monetary policy, with the...

    18. July 28, 2015

      Weak position of India’s state lenders a symptom of wider malaise

      A sketch of a sprightly Alsatian greets customers who walk into any branch of India’s Syndicate Bank, above a slogan...

    19. July 28, 2015

      Fearful China investors look to India

      With global emerging markets again under pressure, India might seem an unlikely port in the storm. Promises of...

    20. July 26, 2015

      Indian billionaire to turn Great Scotland Yard into luxury hotel

      Indian billionaire Yusuffali Kader has teamed up with Galliard, the UK property developer, to complete a £110m deal to...

    21. July 24, 2015

      New Delhi should loosen its grip on interest rates

      Steering Indian monetary policy must rank as one of the toughest jobs around. Depending on which index is used, prices...

    22. July 24, 2015

      India moves to reduce central bank powers on interest rates

      India’s government has signalled it will remove control of interest rates from the central bank, in a controversial...

    23. July 23, 2015

      Asian Highway One mired in muddy reality

      Asian Highway One mired in muddy reality An air-conditioner? A child’s Spider-Man costume? Chinese-made plastic...

    24. July 21, 2015

      India reforms in the balance as opposition smells blood

      India’s opposition Congress party has vowed to block or delay economic reforms proposed by the government of Prime...

    25. July 21, 2015

      Shares surge as Infosys raises guidance

      Shares in Infosys soared by as much as 10 per cent on Tuesday morning after India’s second-largest software group by...

    26. July 20, 2015

      Bangalore steps out of the world’s back-office

      Sitting in an open-air restaurant just round the corner from his home in Bangalore’s start-up hub of Koramangala,...

    27. July 19, 2015

      Snapdeal denounces apps-only strategy

      The founder of Snapdeal, one of India's largest ecommerce start-ups, has launched a thinly veiled criticism of rivals...

    28. July 15, 2015

      Europe expansion on the menu for India’s Zomato

      Indian online restaurant service Zomato is placing European expansion at the heart of plans to launch in 18 new...

    29. July 14, 2015

      Probe suspends Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals from IPL

      Two of the highest-profile teams in the lucrative Indian Premier League have been banned from the cricket tournament...

    30. July 13, 2015

      Foxconn to build up to 12 factories and employ 1m in India

      Taiwanese manufacturing group Foxconn is planning an aggressive expansion in India, building up to 12 new factories and...

    31. July 12, 2015

      India private equity deals on track for record 2015

      Global private equity houses are set for their best year in India following record investments in the first half of...

    32. July 12, 2015

      Cameron to welcome Modi to UK despite misgivings by Indian Muslims

      David Cameron will welcome Narendra Modi to the UK in November, setting aside concerns from some in the Muslim...

    33. July 8, 2015

      Brics nations’ differences on display as club stages summit

      In the lobby of the Holiday Inn in Ufa, Russia, three men were huddled over an iPad on Wednesday morning — one Russian,...

    34. July 8, 2015

      India’s Flipkart to go app-only

      Flipkart, India’s largest ecommerce group by sales, will close its website later this year, becoming the most prominent...

    35. July 7, 2015

      India: Land in demand

      Ashok Yadav was optimistic when Uttar Pradesh authorities took 589 hectares of land from his village, Patwari —...

    36. July 7, 2015

      Indian ride-hailing service Ola appoints Arun Sarin to board

      Former Vodafone chief executive Arun Sarin is to join the board of Ola, the Indian ride-hailing service, becoming the...

    37. July 6, 2015

      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...

    38. 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...

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