MUMBAI, Oct 10 (Reuters) - India is becoming a more
important player on the G20 stage, U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman
Ben Bernanke said on Wednesday after meeting with Indian central
bank Governor Duvvuri Subbarao.
The Fed chief, along with U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy
Geithner, is on a two-day visit to India to participate in the
third annual U.S.-India Economic and Financial Partnership
Meeting. This is the first time a serving U.S. Fed chief is
On Tuesday, Geithner welcomed New Delhi's new-found appetite
for economic reform, barely three months after Washington had
voiced concern about India's deteriorating investment climate.