from The Great Debate:

A new crisis is brewing between two nuclear-armed neighbors

April 14, 2015

A supporter of Shiv Sena holds Pakistan's national flag and a portrait of Lakhvi during a protest in New Delhi

A supporter of Shiv Sena, a Hindu hardline group, holds Pakistan's national flag and a portrait of Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi during a protest against Lakhvi's release, in New Delhi, April 11, 2015. Lakhvi's group, Lashkar-e-Taiba, is believed to have been behind an attach that killed 166 people in Mumbai in 2008. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

from India Insight:

Rafale deal an unmitigated disaster – Bharat Karnad of CPR

April 13, 2015

Rafale fighter jet performs during the Aero India air show at Yelahanka air base in BengaluruIndia has ordered 36 "ready-to-fly" French-made Rafale fighter jets to modernise the country’s ageing warplane fleet. But Bharat Karnad, a research professor at the Centre for Policy Research (CPR) in New Delhi, said the deal with French manufacturer Dassault Aviation is a disaster that will not meet the immediate needs of India’s air force.

from India Insight:

Repo cut of 25-50 bps likely by September – Shubhada Rao of Yes Bank

April 8, 2015

The Reserve Bank of India kept interest rates unchanged in its bi-monthly review on Tuesday, waiting to assess inflationary pressures and giving banks time to reflect on the central bank’s previous cuts in lending rates.

from Expert Zone:

Inflation targeting: Government needs to pitch in

April 2, 2015

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from Breakingviews:

Guest view: The RBI does need its wings clipped

April 2, 2015

RBI Governor Rajan attends a joint news conference with India's Finance Minister Chidambaram in New Delhi

By Percy S. Mistry

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews guest columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Tata Motors’ $1.2 bln share issue is well timed

April 1, 2015

An engineer explains functions of a 3D design lab at Tata Motors plant in Pimpri

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Clipping Indian central bank’s wings is bad idea

March 30, 2015

RBI Governor Rajan attends a joint news conference with India's Finance Minister Chidambaram in New Delhi

 

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

India’s boardroom diversity drive has weird result

March 27, 2015

SEBI

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist.  The opinions expressed are her own.

from Expert Zone:

India Weekahead: Time for a stock picker’s market

March 22, 2015

(Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters)

The Nifty continued its losing streak, falling 1.03 percent during the week to end at 8,570. The present market behaviour is in stark contrast to what we had witnessed in the last 12 months. Intraday rallies are being sold into and positive news flow is unable to sustain the markets at higher levels.

from Expert Zone:

India needs a combo of tax incentives and low tax rate

March 18, 2015

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