A customer counts currency inside a currency exchange shop in Kolkata. The rupee  has fallen by some 20 per cent since May. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters.

The Indian rupee slid back towards a record low today, with investors braced for a statement on the state of economy from prime minister Manmohan Sin(...)

India’s economic growth began a feeble recovery at the tail end of a 2012 fiscal year that saw the slowest expansion in a decade, providing little rel(...)