What it does: $1200 cash transfer to every American, higher jobless dole and more funds for health care
28 Mar 2020 9:21 AM
The Lakshman Rekha poses no hazard to those who have an assured income but what about the 50 crore daily-wage earners?
26 Mar 2020 6:32 PM
The silence of economic graveyards can be very expensive for struggling economies like ours
24 Mar 2020 7:49 PM
As usual the poor will be the hardest hit by the coronavirus fallout
24 Mar 2020 7:51 AM
The crash in crude oil prices is a blessing for the country
10 Mar 2020 10:55 PM
The annual GDP figure for the September quarter was ramped up from an earlier estimate of 4.5 per cent
29 Feb 2020 11:33 AM
Fiscal deficit was targeted to shrink to 3.3 per cent of the GDP but ended at 3.8 pc and in the next fiscal it is being targeted at 3.5 pc.
11 Feb 2020 10:03 AM
Sitharaman said divestments are necessary to get transparency in the working of companies.
07 Feb 2020 1:37 PM
In 2014 the export of defence equipment from India was about Rs 2,000 cr and in the last 2 years it has gone up to Rs 17,000 cr.
06 Feb 2020 11:21 AM
Fitch projected that the government debt will remain close to 70 per cent of GDP throughout the period to 2021-22.
05 Feb 2020 12:06 PM
This fiscal path commits us to the path of fiscal consolidation without compromising the needs of investment out of public funds.
01 Feb 2020 2:48 PM
India is facing its worst economic slowdown in a decade. Growth slipped to 4.5 per cent in the July-September quarter.
29 Jan 2020 10:11 AM
India’s committed spending, excluding capital spending, could be targeted at near 27 trillion rupees for the next fiscal year.
24 Jan 2020 10:50 AM
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
Malls, shops and eateries in commercial districts of Mumbai such as BKC and Nariman Point will be able to remain open 24 hours.
23 Jan 2020 11:31 AM
These businesses have yielded 500+ acquisitions and created 750,000 jobs since 2014.
23 Jan 2020 10:28 AM
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 World Bank shaved 0.2 percentage point off of growth for both years.
09 Jan 2020 9:53 AM
RBI had also lowered its forecast for the economic growth to 5 per cent while announcing its bi-monthly monetary policy last month.
08 Jan 2020 9:53 AM
The minister added that AI can also help expand in a more cost- effective and outcome-oriented manner.
06 Jan 2020 3:03 PM