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Sep 18, 2018
Govt eyes record 285.2 MT foodgrain output in 2018-19 despite deficit rains so far this monsoonIndia harvested a record 284.83 MT of foodgrain in the 2017-18 crop year (July-June).
Aug 28, 2018
India's foodgrain output to touch new record of 284.83 mn tonnes in 2017-18: Agriculture ministryIn its fourth advance estimate released on Tuesday, the ministry revised upward the total foodgrain production by 5.3 million tonnes from the previous projection of 279.51 million tonnes for the 2017-18 crop year.
Apr 16, 2018
Normal monsoon to help achieve fresh record in agriculture output: Agri secretaryEnthused by Met Department's forecast of a normal monsoon, Agriculture Secretary S K Pattanayak on Monday said the country's foodgrain production may surpass this year's record high of 277.49 million tonne(MT)
Jun 21, 2017
NCAER ups FY'18 GDP growth to 7.6% on normal monsoonIn its quarterly review of the economy, NCAER said prospects for the agricultural sector in 2017-18 remain optimistic on forecast of good rains.
Sep 22, 2016
Forget US Fed hike, expect RBI governor Urjit Patel’s first date with rate cut in DecemberMost economists and bond dealers expect the central bank not to tinker with its key rates on 4 October meeting and go for the next rate cut in December at the earliest. But, it is unlikely that US Federal reserve’s rate movements will dominate RBI’s rate cut plan then.
Dec 31, 2015
The economy has found its mojo this century, but work is only half done on the reforms frontThe Indian economy has grown six fold in size between 2001 and 2015 and now stands at Rs 125.41 lakh crore in fiscal year 2015 from Rs 21.77 lakh crore in fiscal year 2001 at the start of this millennium.
Feb 18, 2015
FY15 foodgrains production estimated to fall by 3% due to erratic rainfoodgrains production is estimated to fall by three percent to 257.07 million tonnes in 2014-15 crop year on expected decline in output of rice, coarse cereals and pulses due to erratic rain.