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New Delhi [India], Feb 14 (ANI): The annual rate of inflation based on wholesale price index stood at 2.76 per cent last month compared to 3.02 per cent in January 2018, the government said on Thursday.
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New Delhi [India], Feb 1 (ANI): Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said that his government has been able to “break the back of back-breaking inflation” in the past around five years, which has now come down to average at 4.6 per cent.
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New Delhi [India], Jan 14 (ANI): In a major relief to consumers, India's retail inflation rate showed a downward trend, touching an 18-month low of 2.19 per cent in December 2018 on account of moderation in the prices of fuel, fruits and vegetables.
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra), [India], Dec 5 (ANI): Assuming a normal monsoon in 2019, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday said that inflation is likely to stay in the range of "2.7-3.2 per cent in H2 of 2018-19 and 3.8-4.2 per cent in H1 of 2019-20, with risks tilted to the upside."
Mumbai (Maharashtra), [India], Dec 5 (ANI): In view of the "current and evolving macroeconomic situation" in the country, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday decided to keep the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) unchanged at 6.5 per cent. The decision wa
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New Delhi [India], Nov 14 (ANI): Wholesale inflation based on the wholesale price index (WPI) stood at 5.28 percent in October as compared to 5.13 percent in September.
New Delhi [India], Nov 12 (ANI): India's retail inflation, measured on the basis of Consumer Price Index (CPI), slipped to 3.31 per cent in the month of October, largely against a dip in the prices of a number of food items.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 15 (ANI): The Wholesale Prices Index (WPI) in India grew 5.13 percent in September, driven by a rise in prices of fuel, noted the Commerce and Industry Ministry data.
New Delhi [India], Oct 12 (ANI): Increasing prices of fuel, cereal, clothing, footwear and depreciation of rupee has led to India's retail inflation rate pick up from 3.69 per cent in August to 3.77 per cent in September, 2018. Despite the increase, the inflation rate remains within the 4 pe
Updated : 4 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 05 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday kept the repo rate and reverse repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) unchanged at 6.5 per cent and 6.25 per cent, respectively.
Updated : 4 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sep 28 (ANI): The central government on Friday announced a reduction by Rs 70, 000 crore in the gross borrowing program, which would be compensated by reducing buy-back and additional flows from small savings.
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sep 15 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday reiterated that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Central Government is confident of strictly maintaining the fiscal deficit target at 3.3 per cent.