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COVID-19 in Maharashtra: State reports more than 3,000 cases

COVID-19 in Maharashtra: State reports more than 3,000 cases

Maharashtra continued to report more than 3,000 COVID-19cases for the third consecutive day. 3,524 new cases and 59 fatalities were repor...Read More

COVID-19 in Mumbai: City reports 13 fatalities

COVID-19 in Mumbai: City reports 13 fatalities

A day after reporting COVID-19 deaths in a single digit, Mumbai reported 13 fatalities on Wednesday, increasing the total death toll to 1...Read More

COVID-19 in Mumbai: 67.5% dip in cases

COVID-19 in Mumbai: 67.5% dip in cases

Civic officials believe the situation is improving, but there is no guarantee that it will remain the same

The Herculean labour of tackling 
recession & inflation, all at once

The Herculean labour of tackling recession & inflation, all at once

On the one hand, the RBI says it will pursue its accommodative policy as long as is necessary, to revive economic growth. So, money suppl...Read More

UN report projects India's FY21 GDP growth at 4.8%

UN report projects India's FY21 GDP growth at 4.8%

COVID-19 to have adverse economic impact globally, says the report

India's Q3 GDP growth rate inches up to 4.7%

India's Q3 GDP growth rate inches up to 4.7%

In the previous quarter it had reported the GDP growth rate at 4.5%

'...but it's not a recession': IMF MD Kristalina Georgieva on slowdown in Indian economy

'...but it's not a recession': IMF MD Kristalina Georgieva on slowdown in Indian economy

She said India had undertaken some important reforms that over the longer term would be beneficial for the country, but they do have some...Read More

FPJ Edit: Headed into recession?

FPJ Edit: Headed into recession?

It should have come as no surprise that the growth rate in 2019-20 is unlikely to exceed 5 per cent. The forecast by the National Statist...Read More

Growth rate to slowdown in Q2FY20 to 4.7%: ICRA

Growth rate to slowdown in Q2FY20 to 4.7%: ICRA

Accordingly, the ratings agency expects a further deterioration in the growth rate of India's GDP and the gross value added

India halved its poverty rate since 1990s, achieved seven plus growth rate over last 15 years: World Bank

India halved its poverty rate since 1990s, achieved seven plus growth rate over last 15 years: World Bank

Washington: India has halved its poverty rate since the 1990s and achieved a seven plus growth rate over the last 15 years, the World Ban...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

India’s real challenge is to grow at 8-9% and sustain it: Kant

India’s real challenge is to grow at 8-9% and sustain it: Kant

New Delhi: The government is determined to take India back to a high trajectory growth rate of 8-9 per cent and the real challenge before...Read More

GDP growth rate slowest in 6 years

GDP growth rate slowest in 6 years

The slowdown, manifest in sales of cars to biscuits and lakhs of job cuts across sectors, is attributed to a weak consumer demand and slu...Read More

Budget 2019: Economic Survey pegs economic growth at 7 percent for FY20

Budget 2019: Economic Survey pegs economic growth at 7 percent for FY20

The fiscal deficit, as per the survey deteriorated to 5.8 per cent of the GDP as compared to 3.4 per cent for 2018-19 estimated in the in...Read More

A new focus needed on cooperative federalism

A new focus needed on cooperative federalism

The new NDA government will take charge in the last week of May 2019. The immediate task before the government is to prepare and present ...Read More

Developing economies must get ready to cope with possible turbulence: World Bank official

Developing economies must get ready to cope with possible turbulence: World Bank official

Washington: There is an urgency for emerging markets and developing economies to get ready to cope with possible turbulence, a top World ...Read More

Indian economy on track to maintain high growth rate: FinMin

Indian economy on track to maintain high growth rate: FinMin

New Delhi: The Indian economy is projected to be the fastest-growing major economy in the current and upcoming fiscal 2019-20, the financ...Read More

Narendra Modi govt has not, will not achieve double-digit growth: Chidambaram

Narendra Modi govt has not, will not achieve double-digit growth: Chidambaram

Jaipur: The Narendra Modi-led government has failed to deliver on its promise of a double-digit growth in the last four years and it will...Read More

Policies of Raghuram Rajan responsible for declining growth rate, says Niti Aayog vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar

Policies of Raghuram Rajan responsible for declining growth rate, says Niti Aayog vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar

New Delhi: The BJP government think tank has a new alibi for the sputtering economy in the last three years. According to none other than...Read More

India’s Q1 2018-19 GDP grows at 8.2%, highest in two years

India’s Q1 2018-19 GDP grows at 8.2%, highest in two years

New Delhi: An upswing in manufacturing activity accelerated India’s GDP growth rate for the first quarter of 2018-19 to 8.2 per cent, off...Read More

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