from Expert Zone:

India Markets Weekahead: Data to drive stocks

August 30, 2015

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A turbulent week saw the Nifty closing down 3.6 percent at 8,002, but this seems a marginal loss considering Monday’s intraday crash where the index touched a low of 7,667, its sharpest fall in 30 months. The week saw net selling to the tune of $1.9 billion by foreign portfolio investors with mid- and small-caps facing the maximum brunt.

from Breakingviews:

Luxury faces tough quest for next big market

August 27, 2015

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

from India Insight:

Cricket: Team India needs a long rope

August 26, 2015

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from Breakingviews:

Indian e-tailer’s funds will disappear in a flash

August 19, 2015

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

from The Great Debate:

As U.S. influence in Asia falters, allies increasingly look to themselves

July 31, 2015

Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force'S new helicopter destroyer DDH183 Izumo is seen before its launching ceremony in Yokohama

Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force's new helicopter destroyer DDH183 Izumo is seen before its launching ceremony in Yokohama, south of Tokyo August 6, 2013. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

from Expert Zone:

Kalam saw India as a knowledge superpower – Narendra Modi

July 28, 2015

(India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has praised former President Abdul Kalam, who died on Monday, remembering the example set by the childhood newspaper vendor who rose to prominence as driver of India’s nuclear weapon and missile programme before becoming president in 2002. Modi writes about Kalam’s commitment to “freedom, development and strength.” The full opinion piece follows here.)

from India Insight:

Alarm bells in Bollywood as ‘Bahubali’, Hollywood films reap box-office gold

July 28, 2015

A dubbed fantasy epic that charmed millions of Hindi-speaking moviegoers this month has startled the Indian film industry, with box-office analysts viewing the movie’s record-breaking run as a wake-up call for Bollywood.

from India Insight:

Full-service airlines have room for growth in India – Vistara CFO

July 20, 2015

India’s aviation sector is dominated by low-cost carriers such as IndiGo and SpiceJet but Niyant Maru, chief financial officer of India’s newest airline Vistara, says there is room for growth in the full-service carrier segment as increasing prosperity leads to demand for quality in-flight services.

from Expert Zone:

India Markets Weekahead: Better safe than sorry

July 19, 2015

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from Breakingviews:

SoftBank’s solar ambitions fly close to the Son

June 23, 2015

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