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'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

BJP’s rule has been bad for the economy

Respected financial analysts are of the view that Rs 57,000 crores out of this Rs 91,000 crores is already a non-performing asset (NPA).

14 Oct 2018 2:07 AM

Structural reforms helping India in building resilience to global shocks: Garg

The World Bank ranked India 115th among 157 countries in its first-ever Human Capital Index (HCI).

13 Oct 2018 4:46 PM

Oil cos to absorb subsidy ‘one-time’

He said that the government expects the global crude oil prices to remain range bound and below $85 per barrel.

12 Oct 2018 12:42 AM

Sensex plunges 760 pts on heavy global sell-off

Nifty makes its decade-worst start to October quarter.

12 Oct 2018 12:25 AM


Lauding GST, bankruptcy code, IMF forecasts India's 2018 growth at 7.3 pc

IMF predicts India's growth rate at 7.4 per cent in 2019, cuts China's growth forecast.

09 Oct 2018 8:33 AM

As rupee falls, trouble in economy snowballs

A further fall in stock market prices would lead to FIIs pulling more money out of the country and a further fall in the rupee.

06 Oct 2018 1:53 PM

Indian economy to reach USD 5 trillion size by 2022: PM Modi

Indian economy, PM Modi said, will grow at over 8 per cent rate with massive employment generation being seen in IT and retail sectors.

20 Sep 2018 5:17 PM

Dena Bank, Vijaya Bank and Bank of Baroda to be merged, says govt

Merger of the 3 banks will make this the third largest bank of the country, Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Kumar said.

17 Sep 2018 6:49 PM

Govt determined to contain fiscal deficit at 3.3 per cent

The official said a depreciating rupee and high crude import bill would definitely put pressure on the country's current account deficit.

13 Sep 2018 12:49 PM


P Chidambaram dares BJP to dispute official data on economy growth

'Does BJP accept CSO data or not? Let BJP put out data contradicting CSO data,' senior Congress leader P Chidambaram said.

09 Sep 2018 9:10 PM

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley blames global factors for fall in rupee

Jaitley added that the rupee is better off now than what it was four to five years ago.

05 Sep 2018 9:17 PM

Nation moving towards becoming a 'banana republic': Sena on Rupee fall

The fuel prices are sky-rocketing. Petrol will soon touch the Rs 100-mark.

05 Sep 2018 2:53 PM

India's economy making steady progress: President Kovind in Bulgaria

President Kovind is on his state visit to three European countries-Cyprus, Bulgaria and the Czech Republic.

05 Sep 2018 9:20 AM

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


India expected to become world's 5th largest economy next year: Jaitley

India is expected to surpass Britain next year to become world's fifth largest economy.

30 Aug 2018 12:09 PM

Indian economy vs the Maya Jaal

The government was legitimately proud that India has gone up in the scale of Ease of Doing Business.

26 Aug 2018 5:41 AM

India to grow at ‘7.5 per cent’ in 2018, says Moody’s

Moody’s said RBI in July raised the benchmark repo rate by 25 basis points for the second time in two months to 6.5 per cent.

24 Aug 2018 12:41 AM

NSC seeks public comment on GDP back series report

The govt has maintained that the GDP Back Series Report 2011 was an unofficial document that has not been accepted by it.

23 Aug 2018 5:34 PM

Atal Bihari Vajpayee laid foundation for a resurgent Indian economy

When Vajpayee left government in 2004, GDP was growing around 8 per cent, inflation was below 4% and foreign reserves were overflowing.

17 Aug 2018 1:56 AM