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Wholesale price inflation cools to 1% in March from 2.26% in Feburary on sharp fall in food prices
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Wholesale price inflation cools to 1% in March from 2.26% in Feburary on sharp fall in food prices

The inflation based on wholesale price index (WPI) eased to 1 percent in March from 2.26 percent in February on a sharp fall in food prices in the country

Wholesale inflation eases to 2.26% in February on cheaper food articles, vegetables
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Wholesale inflation eases to 2.26% in February on cheaper food articles, vegetables

Wholesale price index (WPI) based inflation softened to 2.26 percent in February on the back of cheaper foods and vegetables, government data showed on Monday

WPI inflation rises to 0.58% in November on increase in prices of food articles
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WPI inflation rises to 0.58% in November on increase in prices of food articles

Wholesale prices based inflation rose to 0.58 percent in November, as against 0.16 percent in October due to increase in prices of food articles

WPI inflation eases to 40-month low of 0.16% in October on subdued prices of non-food and manufactured products
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WPI inflation eases to 40-month low of 0.16% in October on subdued prices of non-food and manufactured products

Wholesale prices based inflation eased further to 40-month low of 0.16 percent in October, as against 0.33 percent in September due to subdued prices of non-food articles and fall in prices of manufactured items, government data showed on Thursday

WPI inflation unchanged at 1.08% in August, reinforces rate cut expectation by RBI
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WPI inflation unchanged at 1.08% in August, reinforces rate cut expectation by RBI

Wholesale price-based inflation was unchanged at 1.08 percent in August even as prices of food items rose, government data showed on Monday

RBI windfall of Rs 1.76 lakh cr surplus to Centre supports deficit, offers a permanent avenue to raise resources
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RBI windfall of Rs 1.76 lakh cr surplus to Centre supports deficit, offers a permanent avenue to raise resources

The government will get a bonanza of around Rs 86,000 crore over and above the budgetary provision of Rs 90,000 crore from the RBI

WPI inflation eases to near 2-year low at 2.02% in June, prices of vegetables, fuel and power decline
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WPI inflation eases to near 2-year low at 2.02% in June, prices of vegetables, fuel and power decline

Wholesale price-based inflation declined for the second consecutive month to its 23-month low of 2.02 percent in June, helped by a decline in prices of vegetables as well as fuel and power items, according to official data released on Monday

WPI inflation slips to nearly 2-year low at 2.45% in May on falling prices of food articles, fuel
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WPI inflation slips to nearly 2-year low at 2.45% in May on falling prices of food articles, fuel

Wholesale price-based inflation slipped to 22-month low at 2.45 percent in May helped by falling prices of food articles, fuel and power items, according to an official data released on Friday

Daily Bulletin: Striking doctors in Bengal defy Mamata's deadline; no pleasantries exchanged between Modi, Imran Khan at SCO; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Striking doctors in Bengal defy Mamata's deadline; no pleasantries exchanged between Modi, Imran Khan at SCO; day's top stories

Daily Bulletin: Striking West Bengal doctors defy Mamata's deadline; Narendra Modi and Imran Khan don't exchange even pleasantries at the SCO Summit; Indies to face England in World Cup; here are today's top stories

WPI inflation slips to 3.07% in April on cheaper fuel, manufactured items; food prices still high
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WPI inflation slips to 3.07% in April on cheaper fuel, manufactured items; food prices still high

Wholesale price-based inflation slipped to 3.07 percent in April on cheaper fuel and manufactured items, even as prices of food articles remained high, according to an official data released on Tuesday

Follow prudential norms for credit without being excessively conservative: Shaktikanta Das to banks
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Follow prudential norms for credit without being excessively conservative: Shaktikanta Das to banks

Das highlighted the importance of public sector banks (PSBs) for the economy at all times

WPI inflation at 8-month low of 3.80% in December on softening fuel, food prices; vegetables witness deflation at 17.55%
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WPI inflation at 8-month low of 3.80% in December on softening fuel, food prices; vegetables witness deflation at 17.55%

The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation stood at 4.64 percent in November, 2018, and 3.58 percent in December 2017.

Toll collections may witness double-digit growth in FY'20 on rise in commercial vehicle sales, WPI: ICRA
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Toll collections may witness double-digit growth in FY'20 on rise in commercial vehicle sales, WPI: ICRA

Typically, commercial vehicles account for around 65-70 percent of the total vehicular movement on a majority of national highways.

WPI inflation falls to three-month low of 4.64% in November on softening of food prices
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WPI inflation falls to three-month low of 4.64% in November on softening of food prices

The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation stood was 5.28 percent in October and 4.02 percent in November last year.

Falling price of food isn't always good news; it signals deep trouble for India's rural economy
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Falling price of food isn't always good news; it signals deep trouble for India's rural economy

It is quite possible that non-food WPI and manufacturing will also fall in coming months for two reasons

WPI inflation rises to four month-high of 5.28% in October on spike in petrol, diesel rates; food prices soften
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WPI inflation rises to four month-high of 5.28% in October on spike in petrol, diesel rates; food prices soften

The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation stood at 5.13 percent in September and 3.68 percent in October last year.

WPI inflation rises to two-month high of 5.13% in September on hardening of food prices, increase in fuel cost
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WPI inflation rises to two-month high of 5.13% in September on hardening of food prices, increase in fuel cost

Inflation based on wholesale prices rose to a two-month high of 5.13 percent in September, mainly due to hardening of food prices and rise in cost of petrol and diesel.

Petrol, diesel prices reduced by Rs 2.50: Duty rates have been cut on fuel, but how long can this be sustained?
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Petrol, diesel prices reduced by Rs 2.50: Duty rates have been cut on fuel, but how long can this be sustained?

This is a gamble which the government has taken because if prices move up further, it would not be possible to sustain these reductions as both the Centre and states are walking the tight fiscal rope

WPI inflation drops to four-month low of 4.53% in August on softening of prices of food articles
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WPI inflation drops to four-month low of 4.53% in August on softening of prices of food articles

Deflation in vegetables was 20.18 percent in August, as against 14.07 percent in the previous month.