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Inflation, as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), fell to 4.9 per cent in October.

09 Dec 2023 12:26 AM

Inflation seen inching up in March, but still below RBI target: report

Consumer prices rose at an annual rate of 2.80 per cent in March, up from 2.57 per cent in February.

09 Apr 2019 11:22 AM

RBI cuts inflation forecast to 2.8 pc for Q4 2019; 3.2-3.4 pc for H1FY20

Reserve Bank of India revised downwards the retail inflation forecast to 2.8 per cent.

07 Feb 2019 12:35 PM

Retail inflation cools to 11-month low of 3.69 per cent in August

The inflation based on Consumer Price Index (CPI) stood at 4.17 per cent in July and 3.28 per cent in August 2017.

12 Sep 2018 6:02 PM

Skyrocketing vegetable and fruit prices hit consumers

Supply of vegetables has come down from 100 per cent to 70 per cent.

13 Jul 2018 4:54 PM


HRA hike under 7th pay commission impacted CPI by 35 bps: study

The revised HRA structure, under the seventh CPC, came into place in July 2017.

25 Apr 2018 4:08 PM

CPI inflation to trend higher; chances of rate hike rising

UBS expects headline CPI inflation to remain in the range of 5.1-5.6 per cent over the next few months .

26 Feb 2018 3:37 PM

Balancing farmers', consumers' interests a tight rope walk: ASSOCHAM

RBI said that inflation outlook beyond current year is likely to be shaped by several factors, including crude prices.

13 Feb 2018 12:50 PM

'RBI to cut rates 25 bps in April to signal lower lending rates'

Reserve Bank in its fifth bi-monthly review of this fiscal kept repo rate unchanged at 6 per cent.

27 Dec 2017 2:09 PM

Economy slowdown bottomed out, recovery rests on govt steps: report

Index of Industrial Production to grow by 3-3.2 per cent during October this year.

23 Nov 2017 4:33 PM


Inflation at a 5-month high, rate cut unlikely

Growth in IIP, but only 1.2 per cent.

13 Sep 2017 1:22 AM

Food prices drive up retail inflation to 3.36 per cent in August

Consumer inflation for the month of July stood at 2.36 per cent.

12 Sep 2017 5:56 PM

CPI inflation seen at 3.2 pc in Aug: Morgan Stanley

Trade deficit is expected to narrow to about USD 10.3 billion in August from USD 11.5 billion in July.

08 Sep 2017 5:34 PM

CPI, WPI inflation to rise in coming months, further rate cut on hold: report

CPI and WPI inflation both troughed in June after three months of cooling prices.

16 Aug 2017 1:56 PM

Sensex trims early gains, Nifty up 0.12 per cent in late morning trade

Sustained capital outflows and higher retail inflation mainly influenced trading sentiment.

16 Aug 2017 12:47 PM


Inflation to stay below RBI's medium term target of 4 per cent: Survey

Govt presented second or mid-year Economic Survey for 2016-17highlighting newer factors the economy faces.

11 Aug 2017 3:37 PM

Pressure mounts on RBI to cut policy rate: Experts

MPC in its previous review in June had retained the repo rate at 6.25 per cent

16 Jul 2017 12:21 PM

Inflation pain easing; 25 bps rate cut likely on Aug 2: BofAML

RBI rate cut call on August 2, with June CPI at 1.5 per cent with daily data showing food inflation falling.

04 Jul 2017 2:07 PM

RBI sees economy clipping at 7.3 pc in current fiscal

Retail inflation, excluding food and fuel that remained sticky during H2 of FY17 at around 4.9 per cent.

30 Jun 2017 8:05 PM

Cooling food inflation to pull June CPI to sub-2 pc: BofAML

RBI left key interest rate unchanged as it wanted to be more sure that inflation will stay subdued.

13 Jun 2017 2:41 PM