Food prices soared due to supply-side disruptions caused by the coronavirus lockdown and rose 9.62% compared to a jump of 8.72% in June
14 Aug 2020 10:08 AM
Wholesale price index (WPI) deflation in primary articles was 0.79 per cent in April, as against an inflation of 3.72 per cent in March
14 May 2020 2:00 PM
In its statement, the Fed said it is "committed to using its full range of tools to support the US economy in this challenging time”
30 Apr 2020 10:41 AM
The overall food inflation during January this year stood at 13.63 per cent, slightly lower than 14.19 per cent in the previous month.
13 Feb 2020 6:23 AM
40 economists showed India’s annual consumer price inflation is expected to have risen to 7.40 per cent in January.
10 Feb 2020 11:21 AM
Next meeting of the MPC scheduled during March 31, April 1 and 3, 2020.
06 Feb 2020 1:04 PM
The governor said the continuity in policy from last pause should not be read as a pointer to future actions.
06 Feb 2020 12:50 PM
RBI further said that the actual inflation outcome for Q2 at 5.8 per cent overshot projections by 70 bps.
06 Feb 2020 12:36 PM
The RBI was forecast to next cut rates by 25 basis points to 4.90 per cent in the October-December quarter.
23 Jan 2020 1:14 PM
Economists said the MPC may watch for a possible reversal in food prices to see how inflation pans out in coming months.
15 Jan 2020 10:09 AM
The rate of price rise for food articles rose to 13.12 per cent during December as against 11 per cent a month earlier.
14 Jan 2020 12:35 PM
India’s annual consumer inflation rose to 6.20 per cent in December from November’s 5.54 per cent.
09 Jan 2020 1:00 PM
The six-member MPC had kept the repo rate unchanged on December 5 despite moderation in economic growth and easing inflation.
19 Dec 2019 7:37 PM
India has posted a strong growth despite real wages taking a hit globally.
02 Dec 2019 2:45 PM
GDP growth plummeted to a six-year low of 5 per cent for the June quarter and is expected to come lower for the September quarter.
14 Nov 2019 4:04 PM
In October, inflation based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) spiked to a 16-month high of 4.62 per cent on costlier food items.
14 Nov 2019 3:19 PM
Retail inflation as measured by the consumer price index (CPI) touched a 16-month high as it rose to 4.62 per cent in October.
14 Nov 2019 2:59 PM
Prices of cereals and products were also high at 2.16 per cent against 1.66 per cent a month ago.
14 Nov 2019 4:28 AM
Vegetable prices, particularly that of onions and tomatoes, will contribute significantly to the rise in inflation.
08 Nov 2019 11:00 AM
The price rise in the food basket was recorded at 5.11 per cent in September, as against 2.99 per cent in the preceding month.
14 Oct 2019 9:46 PM