economy

Ravi Shankar Prasad backs off on films, growth spin

Ravi Shankar Prasad backs off on films, growth spin

"Being a sensitive person, I withdraw this comment," said Prasad on Sunday but alleged that it was "completely twisted out of context". A...Read More

You too, World Bank? Now, growth rate projected to fall to 6 percent

You too, World Bank? Now, growth rate projected to fall to 6 percent

In 2018-19, the growth rate of the country stood at 6.9 per cent. However, the bank in its latest edition of the South Asia Economic Focu...Read More

Rupee rises 27 paise to 70.80 against USD in early trade

Rupee rises 27 paise to 70.80 against USD in early trade

At the interbank foreign exchange the rupee opened at 70.82, then gained further ground and touched a high of 70.80, registering a rise o...Read More

BJP’s ideological legitimacy; CPM mulls counter moves

BJP’s ideological legitimacy; CPM mulls counter moves

Inter alia she said “fascism is inextricably tied to the economic crisis of capitalism and the decline of its institutions.

Solar energy: Ministries practice to deceive

Solar energy: Ministries practice to deceive

He said that this would be India’s contribution towards a stronger climate action plan

RSS not opposed to disinvestment, FDI; slams ‘fuss’ about slowdown: Bhagwat

RSS not opposed to disinvestment, FDI; slams ‘fuss’ about slowdown: Bhagwat

Nagpur: "Too much discussion" about the "so-called" economic slowdown is unwarranted as it makes businesses and people wary and leads to ...Read More

Government not doing enough to revive economy, says Congress

Government not doing enough to revive economy, says Congress

Congress spokesperson Supriya Shrinate said the flow of funds has dropped to Rs 91,000 crore, which is the lowest.

Growth reaches a trough; to start improving by January: Aditya Puri

Growth reaches a trough; to start improving by January: Aditya Puri

While the crisis with the shadow banks is over, there may be a few companies, especially with exposure to the realty space, that may face...Read More

FPJ Analyst: Futile attempt by the RBI to spur growth

FPJ Analyst: Futile attempt by the RBI to spur growth

The RBI Governor’s observation that there is room for a further rate cut had raised expectations in the market; yet the market, rather th...Read More

Another step towards realising dream of developed India, says PM Modi; over 75 lakh job opportunities created

Another step towards realising dream of developed India, says PM Modi; over 75 lakh job opportunities created

‘‘Today rural India and its villages have declared themselves open-defecation free. They have used self-inspiration, self-will and co-ope...Read More

Mixed signals for economy

Mixed signals for economy

More bad news on the economic front. The Goods and Services Tax (GST) recorded the lowest collections in September in nineteen months. Th...Read More

If govt can’t manage economy, how will it balance ecology: Bombay High Court

If govt can’t manage economy, how will it balance ecology: Bombay High Court

The HC while noting the ‘impact’ on the environment by felling so many trees, quipped the government over the ongoing economic crisis.

Investment key to India becoming USD 5-trillion economy in five years: CEA Krishnamurthy Subramanian

Investment key to India becoming USD 5-trillion economy in five years: CEA Krishnamurthy Subramanian

Washington: Expressing serious concern over substantial drop in investment in the country in the last decade, India's Chief Economic Advi...Read More

Government should've abolished income tax to revive economy: Subramanian Swamy

Government should've abolished income tax to revive economy: Subramanian Swamy

New Delhi: The government has messed up the macro-economic system over the last five years and currently to revive demand, it should have...Read More

People are seeing through BJP's game, says Raj Babbar

People are seeing through BJP's game, says Raj Babbar

Talking to IANS over phone, Babbar said that the BJP government had destroyed the country's economy and had created an atmosphere of fear...Read More

Big cut, but will it kickstart the economy?

Big cut, but will it kickstart the economy?

Faced with rising criticism on deepening economic slowdown, falling GDP growth over last eight quarters and pessimism in corporate India ...Read More

Banks' credit must grow 12 percent to meet USD-5 trillion economy target: SBI MD

Banks' credit must grow 12 percent to meet USD-5 trillion economy target: SBI MD

Kolkata: The credit from banks must grow by 12 per cent every year to meet the Centre's target to achieve a USD 5-trillion economy within...Read More

Confidence of investors shaken but Modi govt refuses to acknowledge truth: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

Confidence of investors shaken but Modi govt refuses to acknowledge truth: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

The confidence of investors is "shaken" and the foundation of economic investment has "cracked", she said in a tweet in Hindi with the ha...Read More

Dry spell in IPO market: Only 11 cos hit bourses / his yr compared to 24 in 2018

Dry spell in IPO market: Only 11 cos hit bourses / his yr compared to 24 in 2018

The initial public offering (IPO) market is expected to remain challenging for the next few months as well due to volatility in markets o...Read More

Yogi Adityanath plans to achieve USD 1 Trillion goal

Yogi Adityanath plans to achieve USD 1 Trillion goal

He was speaking at the second edition of 'Manthan'-- a leadership development programme conducted by the senior faculty of the Indian Ins...Read More

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