Articles by Arjun Kashyap

Arjun Kashyap is Deputy Managing Editor and Bangalore Bureau Chief. A business journalist who began his career as a financial analyst, he has journalism degrees from Michigan State University and Columbia University in New York, and an MBA from Mumbai University. He heads the team in Bangalore, India, and manages the website during the India work day.


Modi’s BJP Loses In Key Indian State

The elections were seen as a referendum on the prime minister’s party, which has been mired in controversy in recent weeks and struggled to push through key reforms.

UK Economy Slows In Third Quarter

The Office for National Statistics released a preliminary estimate of U.K.'s GDP that showed economic growth had slowed to 0.5 percent in the third quarter.
European stock exchange_Borse Frankfurt

European Stocks Lose Early Gains

Stock exchanges across Europe opened higher Wednesday but were unable to hold on to gains, even as Asian markets coped with volatility.

Eurozone Growth Slows Unexpectedly

The European Central Bank called the performance disappointing and expressed concerns of a further hit if the Federal Reserve raised interest rates.

Vatican Canonizes 2 Palestinian Nuns

The move is seen as the Roman Catholic Church’s effort to express support for the small and shrinking number of Christians in the birthplace of the religion.

China Cuts Interest Rates, Again

The cut by China's central bank is its third such move in six months as the country's leadership tries various tacks to spur growth.
Nepal Earthquake B, April 26, 2015

Massive Aftershock Rocks Nepal

Neighboring nations and the U.S. have dispatched aid to the country because of the earthquake that triggered the worst-ever disaster on the slopes of Mount Everest.