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Tata gets £331m in Nano bookings

TATA Motors, India's largest vehicle maker, said yesterday it raised about Rs25bn ($500m/£331m) from consumer bookings for its Nano, the world's cheapest car. ...

Asian stalwart Manubhai Madhvani dies

GLOWING tributes have been paid to Manubhai Madhvani, one of Britain’s most eminent Asian entrepreneurs, who died on Tuesday (May 17) after a short...

Walmart’s Flipkart eyes alcohol delivery foray with Indian startup

Walmart's e-commerce platform Flipkart has partnered with a startup backed by spirits giant Diageo to deliver alcohol in two Indian states, according to government letters...

India stands by trade with Russia as Lavrov set to visit

  RUSSIAN foreign minister Sergei Lavrov is set to fly to India this week, sources said, finding time to visit one of the biggest buyers...

Tata Motors executive dies in Thailand; police suspect suicide

KARL Slym, managing director of India’s Tata Motors Ltd, died after falling from a hotel room in Bangkok in what police said on Monday...

India poultry industry hit by false virus claims

India's poultry industry is reeling after sales fell nearly 80 percent over false claims that chickens were carriers of the new coronavirus and could...

Major banks moved vast sums of illicit money: ICIJ

Massive sums of allegedly dirty money have flowed for years through some of the world's largest banking institutions, said an international journalism investigation published...

Maruti looks to rebuild as strike ends

THE LATEST in a series of strikes at India’s top car maker Maruti Suzuki came to an end on Friday (October 21), at a...

Financial viability important for starting new overseas flights: Vistara

  VISTARA chief Vinod Kannan has emphasised that financial viability will be important in deciding on flying to new international destinations. The full-service carrier, which commenced...

Adani Enterprises booked on corruption charges

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case of cheating and corruption against Adani Enterprises and a former chairman and an ex-managing...