Aug 30, 2012 India has a much younger population than many developed countries, but this “demographic dividend” is a only a good thing when young people can find work.
Aug 16, 2012 But after the recent massive power outages in the country, some Indians are concerned that the money should be invested in infrastructure instead.
Aug 9, 2012 The new deal between Starbucks and Square signals a new era of baristas knowing who you are before you enter the store.
Aug 9, 2012 Mobile payment firm Square will begin processing all credit and debit transactions at Starbucks. Could it signal the beginning of the end of cash?
Heidi N. Moore
Aug 8, 2012 Startup Square gets a caffeine boost by providing mobile payments for Starbucks customers. The deal also includes credit card processing.
Aug 1, 2012 Indian electricity bosses are less accountable than their Chinese counterparts even though India is a democracy and China a one-party state.
Jul 31, 2012 India needs many more generating plants to keep up with exploding demand for electricity, but the distribution system is so corrupt that investors are reluctant to put money in new plants.
Jul 31, 2012 In India, 600 million people lost power this morning. It's the second major blackout there in just two days.
Jul 31, 2012 Today blackouts in northern India spread to the eastern states, affecting half of the country's 1.2 billion people. Many office buildings are running on generators; More than a hundred trains were stranded in the summertime heat.