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Jul 14, 2017
WPI inflation falls sharply to 0.90% in June, food prices easeThe WPI figure is at the lowest level in at least eight months -- since the availability of data for the new 2011-12 base year series
Jul 13, 2017
CPI inflation at 1.54%: CEA Subramanian can make his case but a rate cut is unlikely soonIn the past, the MPC has shown who the boss is when it comes to deciding the course of interest rates by refusing to meet the finance ministry officials before the monetary policy decision
Jul 13, 2017
June inflation slowest in more than five years, builds pressure on RBI to cut ratesFalling food prices present a worry for the government because of the hit on millions of farm households.
Jul 06, 2017
Nobel laureate Paul Krugman blames demonetisation, RBI, strong rupee for India's tepid growthThe noted American economist questioned whether the favourable demographics which makes the country with the highest working age population in the world, would aid economic growth at all.
Jun 21, 2017
RBI monetary policy meeting minutes: Governor Urjit Patel for avoiding premature policy actionIt was for the first time in its five meetings that one of the members of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) differed from the majority view on the policy rate
Jun 15, 2017
US Fed raises rates by 25 bps, unveils balance sheet cuts in sign of confidenceThe Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday for the second time in three months, citing continued US economic growth and job market strength, and announced it would begin cutting its holdings of bonds and other securities this year.
Jun 13, 2017
IIP at 3.1%, CPI down to 2.18%: Why the data is egg on face of RBI, rate panelA closer look at the January-March GDP numbers show that except for government spending and growth in agriculture (thanks to good rains last year), no major segments showed any promise
Jun 09, 2017
Lower interest rate won't necessarily boost growth: Former RBI governor Y V ReddyAccording to the former governor, if the RBI agrees with the finance ministry all the time, then it is "superfluous"
Jun 08, 2017
4 reasons why RBI was right in snubbing govt and holding back an interest rate cutThe governor was right this week in staying clear of the rate cut the government wanted, and it is now out in the public that the monetary policy committee (MPC) even said no to a meeting with New Delhi's mandarins
Jun 08, 2017
RBI policy: Key interest rates unchanged; inflation, growth projections cutAmong the reasons for the bank's caution were sticky core inflation, and higher government spending if Prime Minister Narendra Modi heeds farmers' calls to forgive their debts