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What the economy needs now

Agriculture is still the mainstay of employment.

14 Aug 2019 1:24 AM

Blueprint for a $5 trillion economy

The Budget advocates policies via four pillars of thrust that can push the India economy to a level of $5 trillion — in sync with PM Modi's vision.

06 Jul 2019 2:28 AM

Economic Survey: 'India leaps into era of high economic policy certainty,' says Ex FM

Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman earlier today tabled the Economic Survey 2018-19 in the Parliament.

04 Jul 2019 8:25 PM

Monsoon rains to hit Kerala by 8th

The IMD had earlier forecast arrival of monsoon rains over Kerala on June 6.

06 Jun 2019 12:54 AM

Decrease in Indian women labour force

The number of women working in India has been gradually falling over the last 30 years.

16 May 2019 2:54 PM


Modi govt has run economy, security into the ground: Yechury

In a series of tweets, Sitaram Yeechury listed 'failures' of the BJP government and said PM Narendra Modi cannot escape the pitfalls.

07 May 2019 3:29 PM

Data distortion won’t help Indian economy

The former RBI governor, who was at the heart of the Indian system, suggests an independent and impartial body to examine the data.

28 Mar 2019 12:09 AM

Need to reorient higher education, says Venkaiah Naidu

In order to be a USD ten trillion-dollar economy in 2030, India’s real rate of growth must be at least 7 per cent per annum, the Vice-President added.

27 Mar 2019 3:19 AM

India one of world’s fastest growing large economies: IMF

Details about the Indian economy would be revealed in upcoming WEO survey report to be released by IMF next month.

22 Mar 2019 10:46 AM

India LNG demand journey to be shaky, slow due to infrastructure limits

Government aims to run all LNG terminals at full capacity by 2022 as it works to complete entire pipeline grid, said Oil Secretary MM Kutty.

15 Mar 2019 11:19 AM


Interests must be protected

The economy of India is not big enough to hit back at the United States with higher tariffs on their products being exported to India.

11 Mar 2019 7:31 AM

Only 'desh ka chowkidaar' is thief: Rahul Gandhi slams PM

Rahul Gandhi accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi for ‘snatching’ Rs 30,000 crore from the Indian Air Force, who defends the country.

02 Mar 2019 6:10 PM

Indian economy to grow at 7.2 pc in 2018-19, up from 6.5 pc last year: govt

The growth is mainly due to improvement in performance of agriculture and manufacturing sectors, the CSO said.

07 Jan 2019 6:28 PM

Congress leader P Chidambaram pokes fun at BJP for celebrating GDP data

Chidambaram said GDP growth in the July-September quarter (Q2) of 2018-19 was a good one per cent lower than in the April-June quarter (Q1).

01 Dec 2018 12:53 PM

India’s growth rate slows to 7.1 per cent in Q2

Despite dip, India to retain fastest growing economy tag.

01 Dec 2018 2:25 AM


India should have been USD 5-6 trillion economy by now: Pranab Mukherjee

'We are only country till today out of 184 members of UN, who succeeded in sending its orbiter to Mars in first attempt,' Mukherjee said.

29 Nov 2018 8:28 AM

India slides to 7th largest GDP

Close behind France is India, the seventh largest economy worth $2.69 trillion, which is just $100 billion less than French economy.

24 Nov 2018 1:02 AM

Retail inflation cools to year-low of 3.31 per cent in October

The retail inflation number is the lowest since September 2017 when it touched 3.28 per cent.

12 Nov 2018 7:42 PM

Economists devise way to solve India’s growth puzzle

Many economists find the new series puzzling as it is based on nominal indicators.

10 Nov 2018 1:13 AM

'India will become fifth largest economy in 2019', says Arun Jaitley

India emerged as world's sixth largest economy in 2017, surpassing France, and is likely to go past the UK, which is at fifth position.

03 Nov 2018 10:07 AM