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Weakening rupee affecting India’s forex reserves

A security guard walks past an entrance to the Reserve Bank of India headquarters in Mumbai. Photo: AFP / Punit Paranjpe The weakening Indian rup...

India’s retail inflation hits an 8-year high

Vendors wait for customers at a wholesale vegetable market in Chennai. Photo: AFP / Arun Sankar India’s retail inflation in April has soare...

Indian rupee nosedives to record lows

The Indian rupee has dropped in value. Photo: AFP The Indian rupee plunged to record lows on Monday on the back of a strengthening US dollar and...

India’s age demographic may turn into a liability

Laborers on a production line at the Aqualite footwear factory in Bahadurgarh in the northern Indian state of Haryana in May 2020, after the governm...

India increases domestically-produced gas price

A worker unloads liquefied petroleum gas cylinders after an increase of RS.25 (US$0.34) per cylinder in Hyderabad on September 2, 2021. Photo: AFP...

Home prices in India to rise next month

Uncompleted residential apartments in Greater Noida, near New Delhi. Photo: AFP Housing prices in India are expected to rise as developers face a...

India faces ratings downgrade amid Ukraine war

Workers assemble Royal Enfield motorcycles inside a factory in Tamil Nadu. Photo: AFP / Arun Sankar Many ratings agencies are having another...

India’s consumer goods firms set to hike prices

A worker cleans a shop after being allowed to reopen with restrictions in New Delhi on June 7, 2021, as India's capital began a gradual easing of re...

Amazon & Future harden stances, resume arbitration

Amazon's Jeff Bezos and Reliance's Mukesh Ambani are going head to head for India's retail segment. Image: Facebook The dispute between Amazon an...

Tata Sons chief to run newly acquired Air India

Tata Group chairman Natarajan Chandrasekaran speaks during the Tata Motors annual general meeting in Mumbai on August 3, 2018. Photo: AFP Tata Gr...

Indian exporters to Russia face uncertain future

Maruti Suzuki Alto cars to be exported are parked in a holding area at Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone in Mundra, 400km from Ahmedabad. Photo:...

India’s oil import bill to top $100b this year

A Bharat Petroleum retail fuel outlet in New Delhi. Photo: AFP / NurPhoto The rise in global crude oil prices is taking a toll on India as the co...

India to allow crypto, but with steep taxes

India will introduce its own digital currency. Photo: Agencies India has finally decided to move towards regulating cryptocurrencies, something t...

India’s Future Group rejects Amazon buy-out offer

An employee takes stock of stacked products at an Amazon warehouse in Bangalore. Photo: AFP Amazon’s move to prevent Future Group ...

iPhone maker Foxconn to reopen Indian factory

The new iPhone SE is one of a number of models made in India. Photo: Shutter-stock Apple Inc contract manufacturer Foxconn may reopen its iPhone-...

India’s Reliance buys a 26% stake in Dunzo

Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani. Photo: AFP Oil-to-telecom conglomerate Reliance Industries is looking to further consolidate its posi...

Zuckerberg bets big on India’s entrepreneurship

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has renamed the social media giant Meta. Photo: AFP Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg has lauded the entrepreneur...

Indians are in ‘extreme pain’, says Nobel Laureate

Esther Duflo and Abhijit Banerjee, who shared a 2019 Nobel Prize in Economics with Michael Kremer, shown answering questions during a press conferen...

Indian markets wilt as virus rattles global bourses

A woman talks on a mobile phone in front of a logo of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) in Mumbai, India on 23 May 2019. The weeks-long general electi...

India’s stalling car sales face commodity price pressure

Maruti Suzuki Alto cars to be exported are parked in a holding area at Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone in Mundra, 400km from Ahmedabad. Photo:...

Tesla’s India plan hits a speed bump

Tesla's Elon Musk. Photo: AFP / Brendan Smialowski Tesla chief Elon Musk’s India market plans have suffered a setback after an Indian minis...