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UN lowers India growth forecast to 5.7% for FY20; expects momentum to pick up in 2020
Business

UN lowers India growth forecast to 5.7% for FY20; expects momentum to pick up in 2020

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in India and few other large emerging countries may gain some momentum this year after the global economy recorded its lowest growth of 2.3 percent in 2019 due to prolonged trade disputes, a UN study said

Only reasonable income jobs can help curb inequality in India, says Narayana Murthy
Business

Only reasonable income jobs can help curb inequality in India, says Narayana Murthy

The country needs to focus on creating jobs that give a reasonable income to tackle the issue of inequality, Infosys co-founder and chairman emeritus NR Narayana Murthy said on Sunday

Why big hype on touching $5-tn economy by year 2025 is largely meaningless for average Indians
Business

Why big hype on touching $5-tn economy by year 2025 is largely meaningless for average Indians

Now, even if one talks about the $5-trillion target, at the current rate of slowed growth, the target is merely wishful thinking.

It's time to strike balance between development, air pollution to minimise economic losses, health risks
Business

It's time to strike balance between development, air pollution to minimise economic losses, health risks

Air pollution is a major health risk in India as it is home to 15 of the 20 most polluted cities in the world. This imposes significant economic costs on its citizens.

Combination of structural, cyclical factors reason for current economic slowdown: SBI study
Business

Combination of structural, cyclical factors reason for current economic slowdown: SBI study

The country's economy is showing signs of slowdown, with hi-frequency indicators like industrial output posting subdued growth and automobile sales touching historical lows.

India’s demographic advantage is shrinking fast, country has 12 years to reach developed phase: SBI's Soumya Kanti Ghosh
Business

India’s demographic advantage is shrinking fast, country has 12 years to reach developed phase: SBI's Soumya Kanti Ghosh

India has a limited window [of a decade] for becoming a developed economy unless we get our policies and priorities right.

Average per capita income in last four years higher at nearly Rs 80,000, says government
Business

Average per capita income in last four years higher at nearly Rs 80,000, says government

"The average Per Capita NNI (net national income) in the country during 2011-12 to 2014-15 is estimated at Rs 67,594 whereas average Per Capita NNI in the country during 2014-15 to 2017-18 is estimated at Rs 79,882," Minister of State for Statistics Vijay Goel said in a written reply to Lok Sabha.

India supersedes France to become world's sixth-largest economy: Nation's milestone explained in four charts
Business

India supersedes France to become world's sixth-largest economy: Nation's milestone explained in four charts

The difference between India and UK's GDP, ranked at fifth position, is just $25 billion, suggesting that India could enter the 'top-five economy club' soon.

India now sixth largest economy: What does it mean for the average Indian? Not much, if you drill down numbers
Business

India now sixth largest economy: What does it mean for the average Indian? Not much, if you drill down numbers

The average Indian is far poorer than the average Frenchman if one compares per capita income at PPP. The Modi government must move quickly to fix cracks in the 71-year old economy

India likely to be a $7 trillion economy by 2030, per capita income will be $4,000, says Bibek Debroy
Business

India likely to be a $7 trillion economy by 2030, per capita income will be $4,000, says Bibek Debroy

If exchange rate remains what it is today then by 2035-40, India will be $10 trillion economy, says Bibek Debroy

India's economic inequality widened since 1980; North America, China, Russia find mention in category: Report
Business

India's economic inequality widened since 1980; North America, China, Russia find mention in category: Report

Report said economic inequality in India has risen substantially since 1980s following profound transformations in an economy

S&P retains BBB- rating: No Christmas gift for Narendra Modi govt, but it doesn’t need to fight with US-rater
Business

S&P retains BBB- rating: No Christmas gift for Narendra Modi govt, but it doesn’t need to fight with US-rater

The S&P has clearly highlighted the concerns arising out of large fiscal deficits and revenue shortage in Indian economy

Infant deaths at Ahmedabad civil hospital highlight Gujarat's sorry statistics on infant mortality, malnutrition
India

Infant deaths at Ahmedabad civil hospital highlight Gujarat's sorry statistics on infant mortality, malnutrition

Gujarat — which is ranked second by industries and fifth by per capita income — is ranked 17th among 29 states on infant mortality and 25th by underweight prevalence among under-five children

A question to Prabhu:  Are bullet trains more important than the needs of common passengers?
Business

A question to Prabhu:  Are bullet trains more important than the needs of common passengers?

What should be the extent of resources to be generated from the project to make it profitable or at least to make it break-even?

India ranks 130 among 188 countries in Human Development Index in latest UNDP report
World

India ranks 130 among 188 countries in Human Development Index in latest UNDP report

India continued to rank low in the Human Development Index (HDI), climbing just one notch to the 130th rank in the latest UNDP report.

Why the Bihar poll matters for stock markets: A BJP win will allow stockbrokers to sell 'acche din' again
Politics

Why the Bihar poll matters for stock markets: A BJP win will allow stockbrokers to sell 'acche din' again

Bihar election is important from the context of whether the Modi government still enjoys popular mandate or not

World Cup coaches who earn at least 150 times their country's average earnings
Sports

World Cup coaches who earn at least 150 times their country's average earnings

Sporting Intelligence put out a list of all the coaches/managers leading their team to the World Cup and compared their salary with the countries' per capita income.

India lags several nations in per capita income: Govt
Economy

India lags several nations in per capita income: Govt

<br /><br /> The per capita net national income rose by 5.2 percent while wholesale price index based inflation was at 8.9 percent in 2011-12.