Uber drives for Asian expansion

Taxi-hailing app accelerating growth despite challenges

India’s Viom eyes offshore listing

Telecom towers business has an implied valuation of close to $4bn

A land where voting and cricket don’t mix

With elections, and the IPL in exile, India has lost some of its exuberance, writes James Crabtree

India’s top court lifts ban on mining in Goa

Industry analysts hail move but warn of delays in operations

Core oil refining lifts Reliance Industries

India’s largest company by market cap broadly met expectations

Indians cast votes on key election day

Voters choose candidates for nearly a fifth of 543 seats

Kerowa Gram Panchayat, Purulia, West Bengal. The tailor Yudhishthir Mahto and Bheem Chandra Mahto, his brother
©Swastik Pal

Uncertain future for India’s middle class

Aspiring vulnerable to economic and political change

Brash IPL cricket league rolls on undaunted

Risk of scandal hangs over India’s lucrative tournament

Infosys profit fuels turnround hopes

Shares climb as Indian IT group upgrades revenue forecasts

Diageo bids $1.9bn for United Spirits stake

Open offer for up to 26% of Indian liquor-maker’s shares

Slowdown puts 1bn middle class at risk

FT analysis questions durability of march out of poverty in emerging markets

Football league auction draws India’s elite

Sun Group and Videocon among the winners

Shareholders urged to resist Essar offer

Hostile bid values total equity at £900m, against £1.3bn in 2010

Hope for India car sales despite slump

Upbeat forecast comes amid bullish prospects for economic growth

Food lost in India’s outdated supply chain

Much of the agricultural output rots before reaching consumers

Rajan warns on co-operation breakdown

RBI chief attacks QE in front of Bernanke

Cairn Energy deputy CEO to quit

Third high-profile departure in recent months

Facebook passes 100m users in India

Country is social network’s largest market after US

Walmart plans big India wholesale push

US retailer outlines expansion programme

Modi looks to woo hostile southern states

India’s opposition seeks support in Congress heartland