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Aug 13, 2018
July retail inflation cools to 9-month low of 4.17% on smaller increases in prices of vegetables, fruitsThe CSO data revealed that inflation in vegetables declined by (-) 2.19 percent last month, compared to 7.8 percent in June.
Jul 26, 2018
Inflation to average 4.7% this fiscal; RBI likely to tighten key interest rate in coming months: DBS reportAccording to DBS, good rains will support agricultural growth but a material respite to inflation will hinge on factors like oil prices, and rupee value against the US dollar
Jul 06, 2018
MSP hike: Centre's bonanza means little to farmers as govt lacks storage and funds needed to buy most of the produceThe government announces MSP for most crops to set a benchmark, but state agencies mainly buy limited quantities of staples such as rice and wheat at those prices
Jun 14, 2018
WPI inflation rises to 14-month high of 4.43% in May on costlier fuel, vegetablesInflation based on wholesale prices shot up to a 14-month high of 4.43 percent in May on increasing prices of petrol and diesel as well as vegetables
May 15, 2018
Retail inflation up at 4.58% in April: Rising prices will force RBI to hold rates, turn hawkish, says economistsCore inflation, mainly reflecting firming up manufacturing prices touched 5.9 percent, at a 44-month high, economists estimated.
Apr 16, 2018
Wholesale price inflation eases to 2.47% in March as veggies and pulses turn cheaper, says govt dataInflation based on wholesale prices eased marginally to 2.47 percent in March on cheaper food articles, especially pulses and vegetables
Apr 12, 2018
IIP growth slips to 7.1% in February; retail inflation eases to five-month low in MarchMaintaining high growth for a fourth month in a row, industrial production grew in February 2018, from a year-ago. But, February's IIP print was a tad lower than January 2018's growth rate.
Mar 13, 2018
Retail inflation eases to 4.44% for second straight month in February, industrial output grows 7.5%January saw annual consumer inflation of 5.1 percent, off the December figure of 5.2 percent, which was the highest rate in 17 months.
Mar 12, 2018
Retail inflation at 4-month low of 4.44% in February on cheaper food, fuelRetail inflation fell to a 4-month low of 4.44 percent in February on cheaper food articles and lower cost for fuel. Retail inflation, based on Consumer price index (CPI), was at 5.07 percent in January
Feb 14, 2018
For the BJP, privileging urban India over villages isn't so much about the economy, it's ideologyPrime Minister Narendra Modi remains steadfastly opposed to farm loan waivers, even though he has allowed BJP state governments to give them if they so desire.