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Dec 14, 2017
November WPI inflation at 3.93%: Vegetable prices remain villain; things can turn worse if crude plays spoilsportSpike in WPI in November is a lot similar to the jump in November CPI, vegetable prices play a spoilsport
Dec 14, 2017
Wholesale price inflation in November at 8-month high of 3.93% on rising food and fuel pricesRise in whole price inflation in November compares with a 3.78 percent increase forecast by economists in a Reuters poll
Dec 13, 2017
Inflation in November breaches RBI's median target of 4%; factory output growth slips to 2.2% in OctoberGovt data shows consumer price index inflation in November rose to 4.88 percent from 3.58 percent reported for October
Nov 14, 2017
WPI inflation at 6-month high of 3.59% in October; onion, veggies costlierVegetables inflation soared to 36.61 percent in October as against 15.48 percent in September
Nov 14, 2017
Rising inflation, falling growth: Narendra Modi’s real test begins when crude gains pace on upward journeyHigher crude prices may have its impact on global food and commodity prices as well, which may have cascading effect on the Indian economy as well.
Sep 14, 2017
WPI inflation accelerates to hit 4-month high of 3.24% in August, onion prices up 88.5%The last such high level of inflation was witnessed in April when the rate of price rise was 3.85 percent
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
Apr 17, 2017
March WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the key“We believe that there is an upside risk to the inflation with the increasing global commodity prices and expectation of possible below-normal monsoons. A clearer picture will emerge in July-August,” rating agency Care said.
Apr 18, 2017
WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the keyThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had cautioned in its recent policy readings that monsoons this year will be crucial to decide the course of policy rates, while changing its policy stance from ‘accommodative’ to ‘neutral’ early this year.
Feb 14, 2017
Wholesale price inflation spikes to 30-month high of 5.25% as fuel prices soarInflation in the 'fuel and power' basket more than doubled to 18.14 percent in January, up from 8.65 percent in the previous month. Inflation in diesel and petrol shot up to 31.10 percent and 15.66 percent during the month.