Wednesday, January 2, 2013
India on Tuesday began direct cash payments to an estimated 200,000 poor people in the first phase of an ambitious plan aimed to include millions of citizens, officials said.
India's troubled Kingfisher Airlines has lost its permit to fly after a deadline to renew its suspended license expired, the national aviation regulator said on Tuesday.
At end-September 2012, India's total external debt stood at US$365.3 billion, recording an increase of about US$20 billion (5.8 percent) over the level at end-March 2012.
Tuesday, January 1, 2013
India's “Look East” policy appears to have gained crucial momentum following the recent ASEAN-India Summit in New Delhi, marked by state visits by all but one of the ASEAN leaders.
Friday, December 28, 2012
India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh played down hopes Thursday for the once-booming economy's performance, saying achieving annual eight percent growth to 2017 would be an “ambitious” achievement.
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
India's central bank kept its benchmark interest rate on hold Tuesday due to inflation worries, but signaled it may cut borrowing costs soon as it shifts focus to boosting a slowing economy.
Thursday, December 13, 2012
India's industrial output grew by 8.2 percent on-year in October, the fastest in 16 months, official data showed on Wednesday in the first strong sign the worst may be over for the economy.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
The Indian government on Tuesday promised an inquiry into the spending of millions of dollars by U.S. supermarket chain Wal-Mart on lobbying in Washington to ease access to India's retail sector.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
India's car sales slid more than 8 percent in November from a year earlier, industry data showed on Monday, underscoring the overall slowdown gripping this hugely important Asian economy.
Saturday, December 8, 2012
The outgoing head of the Tata business empire warned Friday that a lack of government support was preventing Indian industry from competing with China and lashed out at a “venal” business environment.