INDIAN Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a jobs problem. He swept to power three years ago promising India's poor and middle classes that he would restore their "dignity" after years of...

ALPHABET Inc's Google introduced a digital payments service specifically designed for India as competition heats up for the country's billion-plus potential users...

SHANGHAI Fosun Pharmaceutical Group is trimming the size of the stake it will buy in India's Gland Pharma to 74 per cent for US$1.1 billion, in a bid to salvage the stalled deal that would be...

[MUMBAI] India's foreign-exchange reserves rose past US$400 billion for the first time ever, strengthening policy makers' buffers ahead of an expected reduction in US stimulus...

INDIA will offer larger areas with higher oil and natural gas reserves in the next auction of discovered fields later this year as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government seeks to curtail...

[NEW DELHI] Japan's government and its rail companies lobbied the US for years to sell its bullet-train technology and found little success. Finally, there's an international buyer: India...

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THIS summer marked the 70th anniversary of India's independence. Each passing decade has seemed to bring about more radical changes in the country's socio-economic landscape than the last...

[NEW DELHI] A team of six naval officers are starting a historic and gruelling around-the-world mission on Sunday - the first circumnavigation of the globe by an Indian all-female crew.

[NEW DELHI] India's second largest state has appealed to the country's top court to quash a Goldman Sachs-backed solar project, highlighting the challenges faced by solar companies looking...

[NEW DELHI] India has issued new norms barring unruly passengers from flying for a minimum of three months to more than two years depending on the nature of the misdemeanour, the government said on...