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Dec 01, 2017
GDP growth at 6.3% in Jul-Sep quarter: From investment to sectoral data, an analysis in 5 chartsInvestment or gross fixed capital formation measured percent of GDP fell to 28.9 percent in September quarter from 29.8 percent in the June quarter
Nov 29, 2017
Monthly data consumption on every mobile phone in India to grow by 5x from 3.9 GB now to 18 GB in 2023: Ericsson studyGlobally, the mobile data growth witnessed highest year- on-year growth due to surge in data consumption in India.
Nov 03, 2017
Inside India’s coal industry, part 2: Govt gears up to ramp up mining but renewables push may render business trickyCoal India wants to ramp up production. But it is also looking to chart a new roadmap because the sector is at a cross roads. It must find alternative uses for its coal as demand from the power sector wanes
Oct 29, 2017
Kerala to switch over to eco-friendly, cost-effective LPG-powered gas crematoriumsThe Kerala government is gearing up to switch over to gas-operated crematoriums in place of the existing electric-powered ones in public areas, as they are eco-friendly and cost-effective.
Oct 13, 2017
IIP up at 4.3%: Relief for economy; if Narendra Modi presses right buttons now, good days may not be far awayNarendra Modi will have to fight politically to devise quick economic policies to set the economy back on track
Oct 12, 2017
7th Pay Commission extended to college teachers: Who will benefit from bonanza, how will it impact economyYou cannot miss the significance of the timing of the decision to extend Seventh Pay Commission benefits to college teachers - the govt is under attack for a self-induced slowdown, which is now threatening to kill the consumption story
Sep 30, 2017
Pornhub Insights for 2017 reveal just what Indian men and women are searching for onlineWhat have Indian men and women been looking for when it comes to porn, in 2017? Pornhub Insights pulled up some data for Firstpost:
Sep 25, 2017
Narendra Modi launches 'Saubhagya' scheme; promises complete electrification of India by December 2018Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched the Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana on the occasion of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay's birth anniversary.
Sep 23, 2017
GDP decline: Fiscal stimulus is already on, why doesn’t the govt try lowering taxes?Fiscal stimuli flatter to deceive. It does help in pushing up economic growth initially, but ends up creating more problems
Sep 13, 2017
India's consumption story may not be ending yet but suspense should keep govt on tenterhooksEven with present levels of private consumption, chances of an investment recovery in the current fiscal are low. If even this demand collapses, expect nothing till the end of 2019