US and India strengthen ties

Obama-Modi embrace marks warm start to US president’s 3-day visit

Matt Kenyon illustration
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Obama’s savvy bet on India’s rise

US adjustment to multipolar world will be shaped by whether it gets along with New Delhi

India cricket chief must drop one role

Landmark ruling cites conflict of interest by N Srinivasan

Obama and Modi strengthen US-India ties

Indian PM to host US president as once-shaky relationship rallies

Indians called to ‘battle of the babies’

Religious leaders seek more births in a country already facing a population crisis

Rajasthan spearheads India’s reform drive

‘Competitive federalism’ makes states vie for investment

Devi sinh Rajput:: Gautamsinh rajput (white shirt) - father
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Out of the slums with India’s micro loans

Workers who drive Indian economy able to buy homes

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi has no room for complacency

Competition, mechanisation and a demographic timebomb could all hinder prospects

Greenpeace wins India funds battle

Environmental group secures release of foreign contributions

India reforms hit political roadblock

Use of ordinances to force change may not be magic wand BJP hoped

Warmer world in conflict with cheaper oil

Abundant fossil fuels impede efforts to cut carbon emissions

India can outstrip China if it tries

Asia’s chronic underperformer has a vast, but unused, potential

India: Delhi-cate balance

If country can balance growth and inflation, the rally in its shares should continue

Asia central banks lean towards loosening

With growth slipping and falling oil prices pushing inflation lower policy makers are considering easing

India rate cut launches monetary easing

RBI action prompts jump in local stocks

Bollywood gets bold in an intolerant era

India strikes gold with entertaining and profitable movies

India bars activist from overseas travel

Greenpeace campaigner prevented from visiting UK to speak to parliamentary committees

India turns to new industries for revival

Focus on solar, LEDs, weapons and medical

India coal miners abandon national strike

Government says it will not privatise the industry

Sri Lanka: Test for triumphalism

Rajapaksa faces resurgent opposition and a fight for survival