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Govt to release new series of retail inflation next month

Jan 22, 2015

Govt to release new series of retail inflation next month

From January 2016 onwards, inflation rates would be compiled using the actual CPI of the revised series, according to an official release. #Economy #Inflation #BPL #PolicyWatch #Consumer price index #APL #CSO #Antyodaya Anna Yojanna
WPI inflation may be negative between March-September 2015. Here's why

Jan 15, 2015

WPI inflation may be negative between March-September 2015. Here's why

WPI inflation continues to be benign and could even turn negative some time between March and September, as long as oil prices behave. #Economy #HowThisWorks #Inflation #Wholesale price index #foodgrain #CPI
Why Modi sarkaar should ready itself for another fight with inflation

Jul 15, 2014

Why Modi sarkaar should ready itself for another fight with inflation

This delay in rainfall has led to a 51% annual decline in the sowing of kharif crops. This means there will be an impact on their production which is likely to lead to inflation. #Economy #Inflation #India #GDP #Finance minister #ConnectTheDots #Wholesale price index #Arun Jaitley #WPI #Growth #CPI #Narendra Modi government #hoarding #food price rise
Jaitley asks states to act against hoarding to curb inflation

Jun 17, 2014

Jaitley asks states to act against hoarding to curb inflation

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday asked states to take effective steps against "speculative hoarding." #Economy #Inflation #India #GDP #Finance minister #NewsTracker #Wholesale price index #Arun Jaitley #WPI #Growth #hoarding #food price rise
Rising prices of food, beverages push WPI in May to 6.01%

Jun 17, 2014

Rising prices of food, beverages push WPI in May to 6.01%

The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation was 5.20 percent in April and 4.58 percent a year ago in May. #India #food inflation #NewsTracker #Wholesale price index #Food security #WPI #Food Production