Why some successful people with ADHD refuse to take their medicine
You couldn’t hope for a more perfect climate change victim than Ajay Patra, the head man of Ghoramara — the island in India’s Sunderban chain that is next in line to be submerged beneath the rising sea.
Richard Orange investigates endemic corruption, from pilfering and kickbacks to mafia rackets, in the state-owned coal mines that provide almost half of India’s energy needs
Richard Orange reports from Srinagar, capital of Indian Kashmir, on an economy paralysed by conflict despite efforts to re-open ancient trading links with Pakistan
Richard Orange says rebuilding the terrorist-hit Mumbai hotel will be an easier task than steering Jaguar Land Rover and the steel group Corus through a deep recession
Richard Orange says the Indian tea industry is enjoying a revival — but that the traditional tea-planters’ way of life, established by the British, is passing into history There is not much to distinguish Dhanesheva Kurmi from the rest of the crowd at the Hautely Tea Estate, a remote garden an hour and a half’s bumpy drive from the Assamese town of Jorhat.
Richard Orange visits the Mahatma’s stony homeland in north-west India — and finds local tycoons competing to build oil refineries that will dwarf capacity in Europe
Richard Orange meets Rajeev Samant, an entrepreneur whose products please the palates of new-rich India
‘This is backwoods, really backwoods,’ says Aditya, as the rackety, jam-packed bus pulls into Rajgarh, a small town in the north-west of Rajasthan, India’s desert state.
Richard Orange says London’s traditional dominance of global dealing in uncut stones is under threat from new players based in India, China and Dubai
Europe’s fear of the energy superpower to its east began in earnest when Russia cut gas supplies to Ukraine
Invasion of nerds leaves India’s high-tech capital yearning for its old identity
Richard Orange elicits some blunt opinions on the mining boom from Rio Tinto boss Leigh Clifford
Richard Orange meets Bill Browder, the investor who is banned from Russia but remains bullish about its future