29 Apr 2016
United Nations: A cautious fiscal policy and lower inflation coupled with reforms in some areas are putting India on its trajectory to hit a 7.8 percent growth rate, according to a UN economics specialist
16 Nov 2015
New Delhi: India's annual rate of inflation, based on wholesale prices, inched up to (-) 3.81 percent for October from (-) 4.54 percent for the month before, mainly on account of a whopping 86-percent spike in the prices of onions and 53 percent in pulses over the past year.
15 Jun 2016
Mumbai: Amid rise in both CPI and WPI-based inflation, the Reserve Bank yesterday launched its June 2016 round of 'Inflation Expectations Survey of Households' across 18 cities, including Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Patna and Thiruvananthapuram.
28 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Hitting back at Rahul Gandhi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday reeled out statistics in Lok Sabha to assert that the NDA government had brought down inflation and expressed hope that prices of essential commodites will come down further after a "good" monsoon.
06 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Pime Minister Narendra Modi today said that the government has for the first time entered into a monetary framework with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to curb inflation.
31 Dec 2014
New Delhi: It so happened in 2014 that inflation hit a perfect-zero for wholesale prices and the retail one also more than halved to 4.4 percent, still it was not good enough for the much-awaited cut in interest rates.
13 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Official data forecasts above normal rains during the upcoming monsoon season, retail inflation has fallen to a six-month low, and factory output is up after three straight months of decline thereby raising hopes for the Indian economy.
08 Jul 2016
New Delhi: BJP MP Subramanian Swamy, who has been critical of the approach of controlling inflation at the cost of economic growth, today said only a person with "nasty mission" to undo India would hold a different view.
01 Feb 2015
New Delhi/Mumbai: The RBI may cut its policy rate further by 0.25 per cent this week to boost growth, as inflation remains under control and fiscal situation appears better following a record CIL disinvestment.
06 Sep 2016
New York: Raghuram Rajan, whose tenure as the RBI Governor ended this week, hopes the process of cleaning up Indian banks will be finished and the government will continue to prioritise "low inflation".