India Insight

Interview: Modi’s bubble will burst before 2014 elections – Kapil Sibal

By Reuters Staff
October 15, 2013

By John Chalmers and Devidutta Tripathy

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Telecommunications and Law Minister Kapil Sibal, a senior Congress party leader, spoke to Reuters in an interview at his office in New Delhi. Here are edited excerpts:

Interview: Chidambaram on Modi, Rahul Gandhi and becoming PM

By Reuters Staff
October 8, 2013

By John Chalmers, Frank Jack Daniel and Manoj Kumar

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P. Chidambaram, now in his third stint as finance minister, spoke to Reuters about Narendra Modi and the 2014 elections in an interview on Monday ahead of a trip to the United States. Here are edited excerpts from the interview:

Interview: Chidambaram on the state of India’s economy

By Reuters Staff
October 8, 2013

By John Chalmers, Frank Jack Daniel and Manoj Kumar

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The Indian government will have to rein in spending and cut subsidies to meet its fiscal deficit target, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said on Monday, underlining that an austerity drive will not be blown off course by an election due next year.