GIC and co-investors buy Reliance's Indian telecom towers for US$3.4 billion

BENGALURU (REUTERS) – GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, said on Tuesday (Sept 1) that its affiliates and a group of investors, including Canada’s Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, bought an Indian telecom tower company from a unit of Reliance Industries for US$3.4

India gets new jets amid border tension with China

India’s air force has received five new Rafale fighter jets amid ongoing border tensions with China. The aircraft are part of India’s deal with France in 2016 to buy 36 warplanes. Delhi is hoping to modernise its dwindling Soviet-era air

Lightning kills 33 as monsoon storms batter India

The death toll from the heavy storms is likely to increase, officials warn. At least 33 people have been killed by lightning as heavy monsoon storms swept India’s northeastern states of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. Twenty-eight people were killed across