Obama In India

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers an address to India's parliament in New Delhi, November 8, 2010. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Obama backs India's quest for permanent U.N. seat

U.S. President Barack Obama endorsed on Monday India's long-held demand for a permanent seat on the U.N. Security Council, a largely symbolic move that may put diplomatic pressure on rival regional power China.  Full Article | Slideshow 


U.S. to press India on trade row during Modi's Washington visit

WASHINGTON - The United States said on Wednesday it will press India's new prime minister to end his blockage of a global trade pact when he visits Washington this month, something that could dampen the mood of a trip aimed at revitalizing strategic ties.

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China, India to sign $6.8 bln deal to establish industrial parks - China official

NEW DELHI - China and India will sign a $6.8 billion deal to establish two industrial parks aimed at reducing trade imbalances, Wang Hejun, economic and commercial counselor of the Chinese embassy in India said on Wednesday.

Top News, Business 17 Sep 2014

Apollo Hospitals gains on Hetero purchase

Reuters Market Eye - Apollo Hospitals Enterprise gains 1.9 percent, says will buy pharmacy chain Hetero Med Solutions for 1.46 billion rupees ($23.94 million).

17 Sep 2014

Tiger Global leads $60 million investment in Quikr

MUMBAI - Indian online classifieds portal Quikr has secured $60 million from backers led by U.S. investor Tiger Global Management LLC to boost product development and expand its mobile business, the company said on Wednesday.

Tech, Business 17 Sep 2014

IndiGo agrees $2.6 billion aircraft finance deal with China's ICBC

NEW DELHI - Budget airline IndiGo has signed a $2.6 billion deal with Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd (ICBC) for the lender to finance more than 30 new aircraft, the carrier said in a statement on Wednesday.

17 Sep 2014

Ranbaxy says U.S. authorities seek information on pricing data

MUMBAI - Generic drugmaker Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd said on Wednesday that federal authorities in the United States had sought details on how it reports pricing data for some products eligible for reimbursement under the Medicaid program.

17 Sep 2014

Yes Bank gains on ICRA upgrade, value buying

Reuters Market Eye - Yes Bank gains 2.1 percent vs flat performance in Bank Nifty.

17 Sep 2014

Sensex rebounds on hopes Fed will retain stimulus

MUMBAI - The BSE Sensex rose on Wednesday, recovering from nearly 2-1/2-week lows hit in the previous session, as hopes the U.S. Federal Reserve would keep its stimulus measures boosted exporters such as Infosys Ltd and other blue chips.

17 Sep 2014

Rupee gains for second straight session on Fed rate hopes

Reuters Market Eye - The rupee gained for a second consecutive session on Wednesday, tracking other Asian currencies, on expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve would not move to hike interest rates at the end of its meeting later in the day.

17 Sep 2014
Obama's Asia trip
    Alistair Scrutton

    Exclusive Video

    A Reuters video discussion with the Brookings Institution.  Full Article 

    Lisa Curtis

    Global Role

    Obama's India visit should affirm New Delhi’s global role, says Lisa Curtis.  Full Article 

    C. Uday Bhaskar

    India Bowled Over?

    Obama's visit to India has become a veritable one-day cricket match with a ball-by-ball commentary.  Full Article 

    Henry Foy

    India Calling

    Could Obama’s loss be India’s gain, asks Henry Foy.  Full Article