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Govt manages to meet revised fiscal deficit target of 3.4 pc of GDP

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

Investment boost: World Bank says India GDP to grow 7.5 per cent this year

With robust growth, and food prices poised to recover, inflation is expected to converge toward 4 per cent.

08 Apr 2019 7:23 PM

Need to develop proper matrix to understand changes in economy: Prabhu

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

India to be third largest economy by 2030: Arun Jaitley

Talking about growth avenues for next 20 years, finance minister listed infrastructure, rural expansion and gender parity.

06 Apr 2019 5:16 PM

Jaitley to address RBI board on Monday

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


Micro-pensions can boost security for India’s elderly poor

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

GDP growth drops to 7.1 per cent in July-September quarter

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

Apr-June GDP grows to 8.2 pc, cements India's place as fastest growing economy

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

CAG concerned about expenses over wages

The decrease was seen under energy, agriculture and allied activities’ expenditure.

21 Jul 2018 1:50 AM

‘Taken serious note of Bengal debt overhang’

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


Food safety cannot be left to chance: Time to incentivise states for action

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

Violence cost India's GDP over USD 1 trillion, per person cost at Rs 40,000

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

RBI dumps GVA model, switches back to GDP to meaure economy

Government had started analysing growth estimates using GVA methodology from January 2015.

05 Apr 2018 5:49 PM

India’s GDP gets back fastest growing tag

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

New technology delinks people from GDP growth

Governments’ focus on GDP growth alone ignoring other incidators could result into a popular backlash.

05 Feb 2018 2:33 AM


China must win ‘3 tough battles’ while pursuing reforms: Li Keqiang

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

Govt admits economy slowed down in 2016-17

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

India to overtake Japan to become third largest economy by 2028

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

Former Railways minister Prabhu extends support to Goyal after Cabinet rejig

In a major Cabinet reshuffle on Sunday, Piyush Goyal was given the portfolio of Railways Ministry.

03 Sep 2017 9:16 PM

India's GDP may slump below 6.5 per cent this fiscal: SBI Research

The report noted that the GDP estimates of Q1 show that impact of demonetisation has not withered completely.

01 Sep 2017 3:55 PM