A ground report on the state of the Indian economy | Editor's note
Despite fighting a battle for survival, entrepreneurs are adapting to make the most of a difficult situation
specials / State Of The Economy 2020
MSMEs in Aurangabad are seeing divided fortunes. One part is barely running, while the other is flourishing
Surat, a hub in the global diamond industry, finds higher prices and lower incomes are driving people away from the ‘forever’ stones
Riding in the slow lane
The bicycle-manufacturing hub of India is facing heat from China, and its technologically advanced and cheaper products
Down the rabbit hole
The good news is we know the bad news. The bad news is economic activity, across major industrial clusters in the country, is shrinking further
What’s ailing Mandi Gobindgarh?
Rust, from neglect. A century-old industrial town, which remains an important centre for secondary steel industry, is facing ruin
All is not ‘BHEL’ in Trichy
The little temple town-turned fabrication hub flourished under the PSU, but now that relationship has run its course. What next?
That sick feeling
Caught in a vortex of delayed payments, tax obligations and credit squeeze, small businesses are calling it quits
Entrepreneurs are fleeing the country amidst slowing growth, overreaching bureaucracy and complex taxation
How far did Baba Ramdev stretch to bag Ruchi Soya?
What went wrong at Rana Kapoor's Yes Bank
Is Paytm's business model falling apart?
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw's multi-billion-dollar baby