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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Moderation in inflation for the month of June is an outcome of recent measures like crackdown on hoarders taken by the Narendra Modi-led government, and could be an indication of economic recovery being round the corner, India Inc said on Monday.
15 Jul 2014
Mumbai: The ease in wholesale price index based inflation in June is "temporary" and is likely to accelerate going ahead due to poor rainfall and higher vegetable prices, India Ratings and Research said.
13 Feb 2014
New Delhi: India's retail inflation slowed to a two-year low in January, providing some relief to the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, but a third straight fall in industrial output in December offered little hope for an economic rebound.
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.