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Apples rot in Kashmir orchards, as lockdown puts economy in tailspin

Apples are the lifeblood of Kashmir’s economy, involving 3.5 million people, around half the population of the state.

19 Sep 2019 1:58 PM

Govt doing everything possible to bring India back on high growth path: Kant

We need to think what kind of innovation we need to undertake to attain a high growth, said Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant.

18 Sep 2019 6:16 PM

'Blueprint ready': Govt mulling fourth booster dose to revive economy

Last week, the government announced a slew of measures to boost exports and the real estate sector.

18 Sep 2019 9:24 AM

Govt mulling another booster dose to reinvigorate economy

The blue print for the stimulus is ready that would be announced by FM Nirmala Sitharaman in the next few days, an official said.

17 Sep 2019 6:39 PM

5 pc Q1 growth surprise; economy will look up with measures taken: RBI Gov Das

He said that the RBI has been cutting rates to give a boost to the economy as slowdown was visible for past few months.

16 Sep 2019 7:28 PM


Enabling SMEs to drive the Indian economy to a brighter future

SME enterprises contribute 30 per cent of the total GDP and creating employment for more than 110 million people.

16 Sep 2019 12:02 PM

Inflation under control, clear signs of revival in factory output: Sitharaman

The government has mandated the Reserve Bank of India to keep the retail inflation in the band of 2-6 per cent.

14 Sep 2019 3:33 PM

Shiv Sena mocks Piyush, Sitharaman, says 'Shah, Modi doing good, others making task tougher'

Saamana quoted former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to assert that the Central government was simply managing newspaper headlines.

14 Sep 2019 11:34 AM

'Trailer they are showing is trailer of muscleman': Kapil Sibal mocks PM over 'picture abhi baki hai' remark

He mocked Modi for his 'Picture abhi baki hai', which he said in the context of his government's 100 days in office.

13 Sep 2019 1:55 PM

US, China trade war could lower global GDP by 0.8 per cent in 2020: IMF

IMF spokesman Gerry Rice said trade tensions were beginning to affect a world economy already many facing challenges.

13 Sep 2019 11:56 AM


IMF explains why India's economic growth is ‘much weaker than expected’

The growth is expected to rise to 7.2 per cent points in FY21, down by the projected growth rate of 7.5 in the earlier report.

13 Sep 2019 8:59 AM

Former PM Manmohan Singh suggests five steps to tackle slowdown

The first step is to accept that the economy is in crisis, said Congress party leader Manmohan Singh.

12 Sep 2019 4:43 PM

Flexi hiring to show muted growth this festive season

This festive season is expected to see 10-15 per cent rise in hiring compared to 30-35 per cent growth last year.

12 Sep 2019 12:36 AM

How will India become 5 trillion economy? Singhvi takes a jibe at Centre

Automobile and components industry has been affected by BS6 and the mindsets of millennial, who now prefer to have Ola and Uber.

11 Sep 2019 9:27 AM

GDP growth rate slump is temporary: Prakash Javadekar

‘Our fundamentals are good and we will march as per our plan and achieve our target of becoming the USD 5 trillion economy,’ he added.

08 Sep 2019 8:28 PM


Subversion of democracy: Rahul Gandhi targets hits out at Modi on 100th day in office

‘Congratulations to the Modi Government on 100 Days No Vikas, the continued subversion of democracy,’ he said in the tweet.

08 Sep 2019 7:17 PM

Well crafted strategy needed to make India 5 trillion dollar economy: Former PM Manmohan Singh

Earlier Singh had hit out at PM Narendra Modi saying that 'all-round mismanagement' is responsible for the 'worrisome' state of the economy.

07 Sep 2019 7:44 PM

'What was the state of economy 5-6 yrs ago?' Anurag Thakur attacks Manmohan Singh, Chidambaram

He also asserted that the Modi government was taking all necessary steps to boost the economy.

05 Sep 2019 3:47 PM

India's economy suffers car crash, pain spreads to villages

According to industry estimates, automakers, component manufacturers and dealers have laid off about 350,000 workers.

05 Sep 2019 9:40 AM

'National interest lies in listening to Manmohan's advice': Shiv Sena to BJP on economy

'Should be no politics around the economic slowdown. Kashmir and economic slowdown are two different issues,' Shiv Sena's editorial said.

04 Sep 2019 9:24 AM