Sep 1, 2014 11:17 PM
Contraction in trade deficit helps, says RBI India’s current account deficit (CAD) narrowed sharply to $7.8 billion (1.7 per cent of gross domestic product) in the first quarter of 2014-15 from $21.8 billion (4.8 per cent of GDP) in the year ago p
Sep 1, 2014 03:12 PM
The Prime Minister was addressing a luncheon meeting hosted by Nippon Kiedanren — the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry Encouraged by economic growth of 5.7 per cent in the first quarter, 2014-15, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday sai
Sep 1, 2014 11:21 PM
A pattern that could soon bring relief to consumers from the 50-paise-a-fortnight upward revision. The under-recovery on diesel for national oil marketing companies (OMCs) is down to a wafer thin 8 paise a litre, a pattern that could soon bring relief t
Sep 1, 2014 07:18 PM
The data takes the edge off the exuberance over the 10-quarter high GDP growth numbers for April-June 2014. Official data for output of the core sectors in July has taken the edge off the exuberance over the 10-quarter high gross domestic product (GDP)
Sep 1, 2014 03:23 PM
The former union finance minister challenged Mr. Naidu to name one step of his government that was implemented in June 2014 that yielded results by June 30, 2014 Former union finance minister P. Chidambaram on Monday joined issue with Un
Aug 31, 2014 10:03 PM
These are not the best of times for India’s public sector, especially for the government-owned banks and financial institutions. Always faring worse than their private counterparts in the art of ‘image management’, the public perceptions
Aug 30, 2014 05:27 PM
The manufacturing curve has turned, services sector is looking up and inflation has by and large moderated, he said while addressing his first press conference to mark 100 days of the NDA Government in office. Expressing confidence and optimism on the s
Aug 30, 2014 01:57 PM
Observing that the first quarter is the period between April and June 2014, the former Finance Minister said it was the UPA government that was in charge until May 26, 2014. On a day when some commentators attributed the uptick in the economy, during Ap
Aug 30, 2014 01:10 AM
Signals of a recovery, upturn in investment; fastest growing sector was electricity, gas and water supplies, which grew 10.2 per cent Beating expectations, India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew at 5.7 per cent during April-June, the highest in
Aug 30, 2014 12:40 AM
Providing access to credit likely to be a hard step For Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s newly launched Jan Dhan Yojana to be successful, India needs to provide over 100 million households access to banks, data show. An even harder step, however, is
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