Siddharth Zarabi

India poised to top the charts in returns from PE investment

Mar 18 2016

TPG Capital country head and MD Puneet Bhatia says PEs invested a record $20 billion in India, which is substantially higher than the previous peak of 2007.

Fiscal deficit target is “absolutely credible”

Mar 01 2016

While spectrum auction is going to fetch Rs 98,000 crore, divestment will get another Rs 56,500 crore.

FY17 growth can be lower as global economy is getting grim

Feb 29 2016

The CEA says if there is tax limit, then it should be applicable regardless of land or manufacturing or agriculture.

Exclusive - RBI has been lax on NPA: P Chidambaram

Feb 28 2016

Siddharth Zarabi discusses the state of the Indian economy with P Chidambaram.

Subramanian favours taxing rich farmers, rules out fiscal profligacy

Feb 27 2016

CEA says need a fresh look at the medium term fiscal policy framework as earlier projections for revenue, expenditure and the evolving global economic situation.

Chidambaram blames RBI for being lax on NPAs, warns Govt on FRBM

Feb 27 2016

Ahead of Budget, Chidambaram says Govt must stick to the fiscal consolidation path and lower the deficit to 3.5 per cent of GDP in FY17.

Exclusive - Innovation tool to fight pollution: Gadkari

Dec 29 2015

Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari spoke to Bloomberg TV India’s Siddharth Zarabi on the way forward.

Railway Budget for FY17 will continue reforms

Dec 21 2015

Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu vows to double investment in 5 years to bring "transformative change" in the Railways.

Exclusive – Pay panel to put "unbearable" stress on Railways

Dec 20 2015

Implementation of Seventh Pay Commission mandate may increase Indian Railways wage bill by Rs 32,000 crore annually.

Exclusive - Bullet train likely in 7 yrs, to be cheaper than air fare

Dec 18 2015

Railways Minister Prabhu says the bullet train project, which is being built with Japanese soft loan, won't impinge on the Rail Budget.