inflation

Fiscal Deficit may widen on Corporate Tax Rate Cuts

Fiscal Deficit may widen on Corporate Tax Rate Cuts

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Union Budget 2019-20 had set a target of 3.3% of the GDP for fiscal deficit. However, on Friday af...Read More

Milk at Rs 140/litre, costlier than petrol and diesel in Pakistan

Milk at Rs 140/litre, costlier than petrol and diesel in Pakistan

Petrol was selling at Rs 113 per litre, while diesel was selling at Rs 91 per litre in Pakistan

Strong rupee, lower GDP may tame inflation to 4.1%: ADB

Strong rupee, lower GDP may tame inflation to 4.1%: ADB

India will be the main driver to lower the inflation for the South Asian region, ADB said in a supplement to Asian Development Outlook (A...Read More

WPI inflation eases to near 2-yr low at 2.02 percent in June

WPI inflation eases to near 2-yr low at 2.02 percent in June

Inflation in food articles basket eased marginally to 6.98 per cent in June, from 6.99 per cent in May

Economy moves to low level of inflation in last 5 fiscals: Eco Survey

Economy moves to low level of inflation in last 5 fiscals: Eco Survey

Retail inflation during the first month of the current fiscal stood at 2.9 per cent, down from 4.6 per cent a year ago

Iranians say their 'bones breaking' under US sanctions

Iranians say their 'bones breaking' under US sanctions

As the US piles sanction after sanction on Iran, it's the average person who feels it the most

DBS revises India GDP forecast for FY20 down to 6.8

DBS revises India GDP forecast for FY20 down to 6.8

The Reserve Bank of India's policy stance was changed from neutral to accommodative, opening the door to further easing, wrote Radhika Ra...Read More

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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