Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HTC and agencies
UPDATED ON JAN 13, 2020 09:23 PM IST
Retail food prices, which make up nearly half of the India’s inflation basket, increased 14.12% in December from a year earlier, against 10.01% in November.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Roshan Kishore & Rajeev Jayaswal
UPDATED ON JAN 13, 2020 06:45 PM IST
Core inflation – the non-food non-fuel component of CPI basket – has also increased marginally after declining for four consecutive months, even as the headline numbers were rising.
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2019 10:43 AM IST
According to an SBI note, core CPI will go down and the headline CPI will increase, leading to convergence in coming months.
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2019 08:35 PM IST
A decelerating economy in the midst of elections can create problems for the incumbent political party
UPDATED ON FEB 08, 2019 02:42 PM IST
While welcome, the central bank’s move to cut its policy rate by 0.25 percentage point, is a gamble of sorts. Or actually, three gambles, a radical development for an organisation that rarely, if at all, takes chances.
Mumbai | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2019 09:51 AM IST
At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (forex) market, the rupee opened lower at 71.38 and fell further to touch the day’s low of 71.53.
Bloomberg | By Subhadip Sircar
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2018 04:49 PM IST
Modi’s move will be key to the RBI’s next rate decision, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co. A sharp increase may change the policy committee’s view of currently-benign food prices outlook and compound the pressures from core inflation.
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2018 05:36 PM IST
Higher cost of borrowing will dampen private investment, which can decelerate the process of economic recovery as elections come closer.
Bloomberg | By Anirban Nag
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2018 01:34 PM IST
Commentary from members of RBI’s rate-setting panel show they are more focused on core inflation -- the gauge that strips out volatile food and fuel components, than the headline inflation figure.