Revised target has been met with help of expenditure savings and other measures including rollover of fuel subsidy, said sources.
10 Apr 2019 3:07 PM
With robust growth, and food prices poised to recover, inflation is expected to converge toward 4 per cent.
08 Apr 2019 7:23 PM
Minister Suresh Prabhu said now start-ups too are providing huge job opportunities but the challenge is to capture that data.
07 Apr 2019 2:11 PM
Talking about growth avenues for next 20 years, finance minister listed infrastructure, rural expansion and gender parity.
06 Apr 2019 5:16 PM
The meeting, according to sources, will take a call on the interim dividend to be paid to the government during the current fiscal.
17 Feb 2019 1:30 PM
Only 4 per cent households were covered under widow pension, 2 per cent retirement pension and 1.5 per cent under disability pension.
21 Jan 2019 4:58 AM
As opposed to the last quarter, Indian economy grew at 8.2 per cent in April-June quarter of this fiscal.
30 Nov 2018 6:32 PM
The growth cemented India's position as fastest growing major economy, clocking higher expansion rate than China's 6.7 in same quarter.
31 Aug 2018 6:21 PM
The decrease was seen under energy, agriculture and allied activities’ expenditure.
21 Jul 2018 1:50 AM
West Bengal’s total debt stood at Rs 3.40 lakh crore, which is one of the highest among states.
18 Jul 2018 6:05 AM
FSSAI being the apex regulatory body, is having important responsibilities and functions to perform to ensure food safety in the country.
17 Jul 2018 5:35 AM
The economic impact of violence to the global economy was USD 14.76 trillion in 2017, in PPP terms.
10 Jun 2018 12:46 PM
Government had started analysing growth estimates using GVA methodology from January 2015.
05 Apr 2018 5:49 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had indicated equal opportunity for all and his mantra of ache din aane waale hain electrified people in 2014.
03 Mar 2018 1:21 AM
Governments’ focus on GDP growth alone ignoring other incidators could result into a popular backlash.
05 Feb 2018 2:33 AM
Li Keqiang said due out at opening of annual meeting of parliament in March, government is expected to set its economic targets for 2018.
23 Jan 2018 2:17 PM
Jaitley said that for the last three consecutive years, India has remained the fastest growing economy in the world.
30 Dec 2017 4:37 AM
Report said India is well on track to cross France, Britain to emerge as world's fifth largest economy after Germany by 2019.
13 Nov 2017 9:37 PM
In a major Cabinet reshuffle on Sunday, Piyush Goyal was given the portfolio of Railways Ministry.
03 Sep 2017 9:16 PM
The report noted that the GDP estimates of Q1 show that impact of demonetisation has not withered completely.
01 Sep 2017 3:55 PM