Ansuya Harjani joined CNBC's web and digital team in 2010, where she writes investment and feature articles with a focus on Asian economies. Prior to joining CNBC, she was a producer for the BBC's "Asia Business Report." Harjani holds a bachelor's degree in international relations from the University of Virginia.
If India's general elections were to be held today, the opposition BJP would likely win, according to the results of a poll by Pew Research Center.
The tightly controlled Chinese yuan will eventually supersede the dollar as the top international reserve currency, according to a new poll.
The rapid slide in the yuan could have implications on demand for U.S. Treasurys from the region, according to one market watcher.
George Osborne reiterated his stance on Scotland's campaign to break away from the U.K, stating that it's independence doesn't make economic sense.