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    1. 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...

    2. 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...

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    1. 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...

    2. 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...

    3. 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...

    4. 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...

    5. 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...

    6. 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...

    7. 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,...

    8. 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...

    9. 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...

    10. 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...

    11. 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...

    12. 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...

    13. 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...

    14. 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,...

    15. 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...

    16. July 7, 2015

      India: Land in demand

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

    17. 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...

    18. 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...

    19. 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...

    20. 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...

    21. 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...

    22. 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....

    23. 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...

    24. 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...

    25. 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...

    26. 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,...

    27. 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...

    28. 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...

    29. 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...

    30. 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...

    31. 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...

    32. 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...

    33. 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...

    34. 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...

    35. 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...

    36. 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...

    37. 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...

    38. 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...

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