GDP growth during 2018-19 fiscal stood at 6.8 per cent, lower than 7.2 per cent in the previous financial year.
31 May 2019 6:00 PM
Fiscal deficit at the end of March 31, 2019, stood at Rs 6.45 lakh crore as against Rs 6.34 lakh crore.
31 May 2019 5:52 PM
A Reuters survey of economists forecast growth slipped to 6.3 pc annually in the quarter ending in March.
31 May 2019 5:17 PM
India’s economic growth rate decelerated to a five-quarter low of 6.6 per cent in the last three months of 2018.
31 May 2019 11:43 AM
The GDP growth was 7.2 per cent during 2017-18.
27 May 2019 3:36 PM
Economic growth slipped to a five-quarter low of 6.6 per cent in October-December 2018.
24 May 2019 2:19 PM
Modi will also need to deal with increasing frustration over jobs.
24 May 2019 11:11 AM
Unemployment rose to 7.6 per cent in April, the highest since October 2016, and up from 6.71 per cent in March.
20 May 2019 2:35 PM
Central government debt is estimated at 48.9 per cent as a percentage of GDP for 2018-19.
17 May 2019 2:20 PM
The two finance ministry officials said the government expects at least another 50 bps cut by August.
15 May 2019 3:38 PM
Economists and investors are increasingly showing that they have little or no confidence in India’s official economic data.
14 May 2019 11:35 AM
PM Imran Khan’s government came to power last year reluctant to seek what is now expected to be its 13th IMF bailout since the late 1980s.
13 May 2019 12:47 PM
India’s oil import bill rose by nearly one-third in the fiscal year ending Mar 31 to USD 140.5 bn, against USD 108 bn.
27 Apr 2019 11:26 AM
The bad news is that cyber criminals are always on the lookout to gain unauthorized access to a network, cloud or device.
23 Apr 2019 4:13 PM
Indian economy has been growing over 7 per cent for several years and the forecast for the future is equally robust.
20 Apr 2019 12:23 PM
The Niti Aayog CEO also pitched for opening up of mining and coal sectors for boost job creation.
18 Apr 2019 8:52 AM
India have shown the benefits of digitalisation which has also reduced the opportunities for discretion and fraud, says IMF.
10 Apr 2019 10:42 AM
Prabhu said that in 1960s and 1970s, the govt used to provide bulk of the jobs and then came the private sector.
09 Apr 2019 11:44 AM
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
The association was also of the view that "the process of making the policy itself was less than inclusive and open,"
08 Apr 2019 7:03 PM