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    1. November 23, 2014

      Doubt cast on Modi’s quest to find India’s black money overseas

      Campaigning for the premiership in this summer’s elections, India’s Narendra Modi tapped into popular anger against...

    2. November 20, 2014

      India’s Narendra Modi joins the great power game

      The world looks a different place through the other end of the telescope. For westerners, the crisis in Ukraine is about the...

    1. November 19, 2014

      Sterilisation tragedy highlights India’s bad-drug crisis

      Probing the deaths of 13 women who participated in a government-organised mass sterilisation, Indian authorities last week...

    2. November 18, 2014

      Cricket chief cleared of Indian Premier League match-fixing

      India’s Supreme Court has cleared Narainswamy Srinivasan, chairman of the International Cricket Council, of involvement in a...

    3. November 16, 2014

      India’s Narendra Modi faces awkward fiscal challenge

      India’s rebound in growth provides a rare sign of vitality among the world’s largest economies. But, even with inflation...

    4. November 13, 2014

      India raises tax rates on petrol and diesel

      India has raised tax rates on both petrol and diesel, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeks to take advantage of falling oil...

    5. November 13, 2014

      US and India end WTO stand-off

      India and the US have ended their stand-off at the World Trade Organisation over New Delhi’s vast food security programme,...

    6. November 11, 2014

      Indian women die after sterilisations

      A government-sponsored mass sterilisation programme in India went tragically wrong this week, with 10 women dying and dozens...

    7. November 10, 2014

      Modi expands cabinet before India reform push

      Prime Minister Narendra Modi expanded his cabinet and council of ministers on Sunday as India’s government prepared to...

    8. November 3, 2014

      Cracks in the Brics start to show

      Historians may record that Brics mania reached its height during the 2014 football World Cup in Brazil. President Dilma...

    9. October 23, 2014

      India eyes end to state coal monopoly

      New Delhi has paved the way for private sector companies to mine coal commercially in India, as fuel shortages threaten to...

    10. October 22, 2014

      India’s Congress party stares into the abyss

      Jayanti Keshri has fallen on hard times. For more than three decades, the man in the Nehru cap and the grubby white shirt...

    11. October 21, 2014

      Corporate India frets over debt levels

      Anil Ambani may be feeling a little smug. Barely two weeks after India’s election in May, the canny billionaire rushed to...

    12. October 19, 2014

      Modi to axe India’s diesel subsidies

      Prime Minister Narendra Modi has embarked on one of his biggest reforms yet to modernise India’s economy, ending...

    13. October 16, 2014

      Narendra Modi accelerates economic reform drive

      Narendra Modi, Indian prime minister, has accelerated his economic reform drive a day after his party won two state...

    14. October 15, 2014

      BJP has won Indian state elections, say exit polls

      India’s governing Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) won two crucial state elections on Wednesday, according to early exit polls,...

    15. October 14, 2014

      Activist TCI drops Coal India campaign and sells stake

      The Children’s Investment Fund, the UK-based hedge fund known for high-profile shareholder interventions, has abandoned its...

    16. October 14, 2014

      Modi hits campaign trail with populist campaign to woo India anew

      Prime Minister Narendra Modi struck a conciliatory note at the end of a hectic day of rallies in Mumbai this weekend. “I...

    17. October 13, 2014

      Reliance reports modest increase in second-quarter profit

      Reliance Industries, India’s largest private sector industrial company, reported modest growth in second-quarter profit on...

    18. October 12, 2014

      State Bank of India head calls for regulatory shake-up

      India’s banks have endured a torrid time of late, caught out by an economic slowdown and beset by bad debts – and now a...

    19. October 9, 2014

      India warns Pakistan over Kashmir clashes

      India has warned its nuclear-armed neighbour Pakistan to stop what New Delhi calls “unprovoked firing and shelling”, after...

    20. October 9, 2014

      Strong demand fuels renaissance of India microfinance

      It is a hot morning and 47-year-old driver’s wife Geeta Rajendra is in a queue with scores of brightly-dressed,...

    21. October 7, 2014

      Nokia to mothball India plant in tax row

      Nokia plans to shut down production at its Indian factory following a long-running battle with the country’s government over...

    22. October 2, 2014

      Modi asks India to clean up

      Not since Mahatma Gandhi, the revered independence campaigner, has any Indian leader appeared particularly concerned about...

    23. September 29, 2014

      Chinese ambassador withdrawn from India before president’s visit

      China unexpectedly recalled its ambassador to India shortly before a state visit to the country this month by President Xi...

    24. September 28, 2014

      Narendra Modi plays Madison Square Garden to woo Indian diaspora

      Once barred from the US, Narendra Modi, India’s prime minister, was treated to a rock star’s reception on Sunday as he...

    25. September 28, 2014

      The Modi reset to US-India relations

      Since the turn of this century US diplomats have invested grand ambitions in the promise of a “natural alliance” with a...

    26. September 28, 2014

      Indian politician jailed for lavish corruption

      Jayalalithaa, the imperious yet popular chief minister of the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, has been jailed for four...

    27. September 26, 2014

      India’s Narendra Modi seeks economic redemption in US

      It was inevitable that Narendra Modi would announce “the start of a new chapter in our strategic relationship” on the eve of...

    28. September 25, 2014

      Narendra Modi issues a ‘Make in India’ plea to business

      Founded in 1983 to supply dials to India’s state-owned watchmaker, KDDL is a tiny Indian outpost in a global watch supply...

    29. September 22, 2014

      Kashmir’s floods leave a watery Doomsday

      They call this part of Kashmir simply the valley. Walnut trees, apple orchards and the willows used to make cricket bats...

    30. September 18, 2014

      China-India border stand-off overshadows Xi Jinping’s deals

      A confrontation between Indian and Chinese troops in the Himalayas and Tibetan street protests in New Delhi cast a shadow...

    31. September 17, 2014

      India’s flood response failings stoke Kashmir separatist passions

      Kashmir floods Angry refugees hunt for food and drinking water nearly two weeks after their homes were destroyed in the...

    32. September 14, 2014

      Modi allure dims for multinationals awaiting ‘big bang’ in India

      Narendra Modi’s honeymoon is nearing its end for the growing ranks of investors disappointed by the dearth of radical...

    33. September 12, 2014

      Xi to meet Modi amid shift in Sino-Indian ties

      The common wisdom has been that China and India have nothing in common – except size. But that is changing. The shift is...

    34. September 11, 2014

      India steps up privatisation programme

      Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is accelerating plans to raise up to $7bn from the sale of stakes in three state-backed...

    35. September 9, 2014

      Concern grows as power crisis looms for India

      On the campaign trail earlier this year, Narendra Modi often promised to bring power to the 400m Indians who lack basic...

    36. September 8, 2014

      India revamps intellectual property policy in face of western anger

      India is hiring 1,000 officials for its patent offices and has vowed to clear the backlog of all pending applications over...

    37. September 2, 2014

      Vijay Mallya feels full force of frustration within India’s banks

      In January 2012 – when India’s ailing Kingfisher Airlines urgently needed cash for jet fuel to keep its aircraft flying –...

    38. September 2, 2014

      India’s Narendra Modi chides China as he embraces Japan

      Narendra Modi, India’s prime minister, has issued a thinly veiled attack on Chinese “expansionism” during a visit to Tokyo,...

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