Posts Tagged ‘Narendra Modi’

Sensex extends losing streak to 9 days

MUMBAI • Indian equities declined over concerns that India may escalate its response to a deadly attack on its armed forces last week, while uncertainty ...

Modi gets RM16.3b cash from RBI before polls

MUMBAI • India’s central bank will consider an early transfer of a part of its profit to the government, which is desperate for cash to fund populist ...

Modi’s record debt sales before polls to pressure Indian bonds

MUMBAI • After posting the best quarter in four years, Indian bonds are pitted against a familiar foe: Likely record debt sales by the government to ...

Tata Power sees retail growth

By BLOOMBERG
NEW DELHI • India’s plan to provide round-the-clock electricity is likely to open the door for more private investment in the mostly state ...

India mulls RM40b spending to pay farmers

To ease their burden, Modi’s govt plans to combine all farm subsidies, and instead pay farmers cash
NEW DELHI • India is considering a plan to transfer ...

India surprises by reversing debt revamp stance

By BLOOMBERG
MUMBAI • India’s central bank will permit lenders to restructure stressed loans to small companies, breaking from a five-year-old policy ...

Modi misses power goal as 1m Indian homes still in the dark

By BLOOMBERG
NEW DELHI • Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government missed a self-imposed target to electrify every home, delaying the ...

It’s all about Modi as India prepares for mammoth 2019 election

The country’s ruling party is regrouping after a series of setbacks
By Iain Marlow, Bib hudatta Pradhan & Archana Chaudhary Rocked by ...

Mutual fund giant sees India’s stocks held hostage to Fed

By BLOOMBERG
MUMBAI • For all the domestic drivers of India’s stocks — from oil to elections to shadow banking shakeouts — the US Federal Reserve (Fed) ...

Modi’s party set to lose key India state votes, adding to woes

By BLOOMBERG
NEW DELHI • India’s ruling party is set to lose power in at least two major states and possibly a third, dealing another political blow to ...

Patel’s exit roils markets already jittery from vote

His exit may lead to less hawkish bias at RBI and could mean a rate cut returning to the agenda
By BLOOMBERG MUMBAI • Urjit Patel (picture)’s shock ...

Tackling the world’s worst smog in India, one scooter at a time

The govt has pledged millions of dollars and deployed extra teams to improve enforcement of existing environmental laws
By Iain Marlow / ...