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Jones Day on Indian Government Bank Share Sale

By Anna Zhang |

The government is selling part of its stake in privately held Axis Bank to help close a budget deficit.

Trilegal on $1.6 Billion Indian Power Plant Deal

By Tom Brennan |

The Indian law firm is advising a consortium of investors led by Abu Dhabi National Energy Co. on its proposed acquisition of two hydropower assets from a subsidiary of conglomerate Jaypee Group.

Amarchand on $1 Billion Oil India Bond Issue

By Tom Brennan |

The state-owned oil company is raising funds to repay existing debt.

S&R, Amarchand on Vodafone India Buyout

By Anna Zhang |

Vodafone last week paid $1.48 billion for the remaining 11 percent stake in Vodafone India Ltd. it didn’t already own, making it the first foreign telecom carrier to wholly own its Indian subsidiary.

Shearman, Davis Polk on $3.2 Billion India Drug Merger

By Anna Zhang |

Indian generic drug maker Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. is acquiring local competitor Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. from Japan's Daiichi Sankyo Co.

Khaitan & Co Adds Two Partners

By Anna Zhang |

New Mumbai partner Kartick Maheshwari is joining the Indian firm from the Singapore office of White & Case, while Delhi partner Dibyanshu Sinha was most recently a senior associate with J. Sagar Associates.

A&O, Milbank on Bharti Airtel Bond Offering

By Anna Zhang |

The Indian mobile telecommunications giant is raising $2 billion to refinance existing debt.

Three Firms on Reliance Communications' Share Sale

By Tom Brennan |

The Indian telecommunications company sold just under $1 billion in shares in order to repay existing debt.

JSA, Allen & Overy on ONGC Videsh's Bond Sale

By Tom Brennan |

The state-run oil and gas company sold $2.2 billion worth of dollar- and euro-denominated notes.

Five Firms on Tata Steel’s $1.5 Billion Note Issue

By Tom Brennan |

Milbank and Linklaters led the group on the Indian company’s first dollar-denominated debt issue.

Modi's Won, What Now for India?

By Tom Brennan |

Law firms and their clients are just as eager as the Indian electorate for new Prime Minister Narendra Modi to turn the country's ailing economy around. But can a man who was swept into office in India's biggest electoral victory in 30 years live up to the hype?

AZB & Partners Brings on Delhi Partner

By Tom Brennan |

Madhurima Mukherjee, former capital markets head at Luthra & Luthra, is returning to private practice after a yearlong sabbatical.

Trilegal Brings Aboard Mumbai Partner

By Tom Brennan |

Yogesh Bhattarai was most recently an equity partner with AZB & Partners.