14 February, 2020
Surat, a hub in the global diamond industry, finds higher prices and lower incomes are driving people away from the ‘forever’ stones
The bicycle-manufacturing hub of India is facing heat from China, and its technologically advanced and cheaper products
Rust, from neglect. A century-old industrial town, which remains an important centre for secondary steel industry, is facing ruin
The little temple town-turned fabrication hub flourished under the PSU, but now that relationship has run its course. What next?
Caught in a vortex of delayed payments, tax obligations and credit squeeze, small businesses are calling it quits