Chaitanya Kalbag

Chaitanya Kalbag is a former Reuters Asia editor and editor-in-chief of the Hindustan Times.

  • India embarks on boldest tax reform since independence

    Launch of goods and services tax a major gamble for Modi

  • Fight over interest rate policy exposes India's economic vulnerabilities

    Government pushes for monetary easing despite central bank doubts

  • India's Modi at three years earns mixed scorecard

    Despite apparent success, trouble spots range from growing corporate debt to sluggish job creation

  • Will Modi put his money where his mouth is?

    Populist promises helped BJP's poll success, but reforms could be costly

  • Jaitley keeps a steady hand on India's economic tiller

    No 'big-bang' reforms but budget tries to be all things to all people

  • India's budget tight-rope act

    Can Modi balance populism and prudence as external risks mount?

  • India pays the price of demonetization

    Modi's war on black money has hit India's economy. Is the price worth paying?

  • India struggles to find its feet after demonetization

  • Has Urjit Patel moved India's inflation goalposts?