inflation

Retail inflation spikes to 7-month high of 3.05 pc in May

Retail inflation spiked to a seven-month high of 3.05 percent in May mainly due to costlier food items, government data showed on Wednesday.

RBI raises retail inflation forecast for Apr-Sept FY20 to 3-3.1 pc

RBI raises retail inflation forecast for Apr-Sept FY20 to 3-3.1 pc

The Reserve Bank Thursday raised the retail inflation forecast marginally to 3-3.1 percent for the first half of the current fiscal, trac...Read More

Inflation not issue in 2019, PM Narendra Modi handled economy well: Rajnath Singh

Inflation not issue in 2019, PM Narendra Modi handled economy well: Rajnath Singh

Mandi (Himachal Pradesh): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that inflation is not an issue in the ongoing elections as i...Read More

Bhopal: Inflation to rise after elections, warn traders

Bhopal: Prices of essential commodities are all set to rise after general elections. A section of traders and market warn and cited reaso...Read More

Retail inflation may rise to 4% in FY20: Crisil Report

Retail inflation may rise to 4% in FY20: Crisil Report

Mumbai: Headline inflation, the key gauge tracked by the Reserve Bank for setting its policy rates, will increase by 0.60 percentage poin...Read More

Food prices raise India’s April retail inflation to 2.92 pc

Food prices raise India’s April retail inflation to 2.92 pc

New Delhi: Higher food prices accelerated India’s April retail inflation to 2.92 percent from 2.86 percent in March, official data showed...Read More

WPI inflation spikes to 3.18 pc in March

New Delhi: Wholesale price-based inflation rose for the second consecutive month to 3.18 per cent in March on costlier food and fuel, gov...Read More

What does Fed policy mean for us?

What does Fed policy mean for us?

The Federal Reserve has kept rates unchanged in their recent meeting but more importantly indicated that there will be no rate hikes this...Read More

India’s WPI inflation rises to 2.93 percent in February

India’s WPI inflation rises to 2.93 percent in February

New Delhi: Inflation based on wholesale prices rose to 2.93 per cent in February over the previous month due to hardening of prices of pr...Read More

Wholesale Price Inflation hits 10-month low, drops to 2.76 pc in January

New Delhi: Inflation based on wholesale prices fell to a 10-month low of 2.76 per cent in January over the previous month on softening pr...Read More

Average rate of inflation down to 4.6 percent: Piyush Goyal

Average rate of inflation down to 4.6 percent: Piyush Goyal

NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Piyush Goyal said the government has broken the “back of back-breaking inflation” as it was able to bring the...Read More

Lower fuel prices ease India’s WPI to 3.80% in December, room for a rate cut?

Lower fuel prices ease India’s WPI to 3.80% in December, room for a rate cut?

New Delhi: Lower fuel and manufactured products prices eased India’s annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices to 3.80 per cent ...Read More

Biggest bank fraud and RBI Governor’s resignation mark a dismal banking year

New Delhi, (IANS): The year leading up to the 2019 general elections was defined by a slowdown in investment, slackening growth, falling ...Read More

Sensex rises over 200 points, Nifty reclaims 10,800 mark

Sensex rises over 200 points, Nifty reclaims 10,800 mark

Mumbai:The equity benchmark BSE Sensex Thursday rose over 200 points in early trade, a day after Shaktikanta Das took charge as the new R...Read More

RBI may keep interest rate unchanged on December 5

RBI may keep interest rate unchanged on December 5

New Delhi: The Reserve Bank is likely to maintain status-quo on interest rate in the upcoming monetary policy review on December 5 despit...Read More

Depressed food inflation is a worrying symptom

The inflation reported for the month of October was 3.1 per cent, the lowest in the last one year. This was a big relief, because just on...Read More

WPI inflation surges to 4-month high of 5.28% in October

WPI inflation surges to 4-month high of 5.28% in October

New Delhi: Inflation based on wholesale prices rose to a four-month high of 5.28 per cent in October, mainly due to spike in petrol and d...Read More

Inflation eases, RBI gets breathing space

Inflation eases, RBI gets breathing space

New Delhi: India’s factory output expanded at the slowest pace in four months at 4.5 per cent while retail inflation fell to a year low a...Read More

RBI panel sees inflation spike risk, signals rate hikes

Mumbai: The six-member Monetary Policy Committee of the Reserve Bank of India sees a risk of rising headline inflation from high crude oi...Read More

WPI inflation rises to 5.13 per cent in September from 4.53 per cent in August

WPI inflation rises to 5.13 per cent in September from 4.53 per cent in August

New Delhi: Inflation based on wholesale prices rose to a two-month high of 5.13 per cent in September, mainly due to hardening of food pr...Read More