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RBI likely to maintain status quo on policy rates: report

Government's new procurement policy will support prices of agricultural produce going ahead.

23 Nov 2018 4:05 PM

Inflation likely rose to RBI's four percent target in Sept: report

Wholesale price inflation probably rose to 4.90 per cent in September from 4.53 per cent in August.

10 Oct 2018 12:28 PM

Wholesale inflation eases to 7-month low of 2.48 pc in February

Inflation in vegetables softened with annual inflation at 15.26 per cent as against 40.77 per cent in Jan.

14 Mar 2018 12:47 PM

IIP, inflation data to steer market this week

Inflation is expected to come down to 4.74 per cent in Feb which will ease bond yields in the near term.

12 Mar 2018 9:54 AM

India November inflation likely exceeded RBI's 4 per cent target

Higher inflation rate is unlikely to push the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to change its key rate any time soon.

11 Dec 2017 12:58 PM


July retail inflation seen picking up for first time in 4 months

Consumer price index main policy target of the RBI, likely rose 1.87 per cent in July from a year earlier.

14 Aug 2017 12:38 PM

Base year to measure WPI revised from 2004-05 to 2011-12

The number of items in the basket has increased from 676 to 697.

05 Aug 2017 3:52 PM

WPI inflation cools to 0.90 per cent in June, in sync with retail inflation

WPI figure is lowest in at least eight months and showed that food prices contracted by 3.47 per cent in June.

14 Jul 2017 1:25 PM

WPI eases to 0.9 pc in June in line with retail inflation

Rise compares with a 1.60 per cent annual gain forecast by economists in a poll.

14 Jul 2017 12:42 PM

Consumer inflation at record low of 1.54 pc in June

Numbers even lower than RBI's medium term target; CPI was at 1.70 per cent in June.

12 Jul 2017 6:04 PM


Nomura says MSP hike this year is 'modest'

According to Nomura estimates, every 1 per cent increase in MSP raises headline CPI inflation by around 15 basis points.

27 Jun 2017 12:51 PM

Rate cut call gathers steam after inflation eases

RBI to ease interest rate, highlighting the need to boost investment for creation of jobs.

14 Jun 2017 3:35 PM

WPI inflation in May cools to 5-month low

Government data showed that prices of food articles shrank by 2.27 per cent in May on an yearly basis.

14 Jun 2017 1:11 PM

Retail inflation hits a low of 2.18 per cent in May

Retail food prices fell 1.05 per cent last month from a year ago, compared with a 0.61 per cent gain in April.

12 Jun 2017 5:58 PM

India's 7 pc GDP growth wrong calculation: expert

Economist Vijay R Joshi says India's industrial production and bank credit are growing very slowly.

03 Jun 2017 3:44 PM


India can grow at 7-8 per cent GDP rate: Jaitley

India lost tag of fastest growing economy to China in March quarter with a GDP growth of 6.1 per cent.

02 Jun 2017 9:09 AM

FY18 growth to recover to 7.2 pc; 25bps rate cut on Aug 2: BofAML

Gross Value Added slipped sharply to 6.6 per cent in last financial year ended March 31.

01 Jun 2017 4:15 PM

GDP to accelerate by 0.75 per cent in FY18: CEA

Economic growth slowed to 7.1 per cent in FY17, a year in which 87 per cent of currency was demonetised.

01 Jun 2017 9:09 AM

Icra expects gradual pick up in GDP growth to 7.1 pc

Gross value added growth is estimated to come at 6.9 per cent, up from the initial estimate of 6.6 per cent.

25 May 2017 7:25 PM

Centre adds new items in WPI, IIP calculations

IIP slipped to 2.7 per cent in March, chiefly because of poor performance of the manufacturing sector, as per the new series.

13 May 2017 2:13 AM