China propels diamond sales to $79bn

De Beers says global sales reach record

Debt threatens India’s fragile recovery

Risk remains that unexploded debt bombs could go off suddenly

KKR offers structured credit deal to GMR

Funds of $164m will support rights issue at Indian conglomerate

Amazon hits India tax snag

Dispute over whether retailer should pay state sales tax

Rajan urges India’s banks to target graft

Rajan urges India’s banks to root out the ‘bad apples’

Modi allure dims for multinationals

Investors reveal frustration with lack of reform in India

India edict dismays cosmetics groups

Labels to indicate whether products are ‘vegetarian’

India steps up privatisation programme

Stake sales include 10% of Coal India

Power crisis looms for India’s economy

Coal stocks fall to lowest level since 2008

India revamps intellectual property policy

New Delhi aims to clear patent backlog in face of western concerns

Australia and India sign uranium deal

Access to expanding market for Australian producers

Coal strike threat to Indian power sector

Over 50 plants operating with less than seven days of fuel supplies

Al-Qaeda launches south Asian wing

Extremist group increasingly overshadowed by Isis

Indian banks: wilful neglect

The country needs savings, investment – and bankruptcy laws

Vijay Mallya feels Indian bankers’ ire

Modi chides China as he embraces Japan

Summit with Abe seen as part of effort to counterbalance Chinese influence in Asia

India’s economic confidence returns

Growth bounce lifts spirits but it hides vulnerabilities

Hopes for coal rights rethink spark rally

Indian minister says companies should keep mines in production

Mallya declared ‘wilful defaulter’ by bank

Indian liquor baron opted not to repay loan, says UBI

Indian stocks rally to fresh highs

Output figures point to revival in growth