07 Jun '11, 2am

Lagarde seeks to charm India in IMF bid: New Delhi has stressed it would like to see a common emerging-market ca...

Lagarde seeks to charm India in IMF bid: New Delhi has stressed it would like to see a common emerging-market ca...

France's Christine Lagarde brings her IMF roadshow to India on Tuesday in the latest leg of a world tour aimed at overcoming opposition in emerging countries to her bid to lead the institution. -- PHOTO: AFP NEW DELHI - FRANCE'S Christine Lagarde brings her IMF roadshow to India on Tuesday in the latest leg of a world tour aimed at overcoming opposition in emerging countries to her bid to lead the institution. The French finance minister, who has already travelled to Brazil to press her case, was expected to meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and the influential policy adviser Montek Singh Ahluwalia. India appears resigned to the idea of Europe continuing its stranglehold on the managing-director position at the Washington-based lender, but it has joined other emerging countries in criticising the selection process. 'She'll be received wa...

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