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Assocham in its budget memorandum also suggested against tax deduction at source from payment of interest to senior citizens.(AFP File Photo/ Representive Image)

Assocham suggests tax sops for senior citizens

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2019 05:13 PM IST
It said many senior citizens couldn’t get benefit of any robust social security or pension fund investments as they did not exist during their working life and were largely dependent on interest income from fixed deposits.
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Price rise in essential goods over a long period hits those in lower income groups the hardest.(HT File Photo/ Representative image)
Price rise in essential goods over a long period hits those in lower income groups the hardest.(HT File Photo/ Representative image)

Rise in CPI: How it impacts you

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Gurugram
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.
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Shaktikanta Das, the RBI’s new governor, voted for a cut despite only weeks earlier acknowledging the challenges posed by the divergent paths taken by core and food inflation.(Ravindra Joshi / HT Photo)
Shaktikanta Das, the RBI’s new governor, voted for a cut despite only weeks earlier acknowledging the challenges posed by the divergent paths taken by core and food inflation.(Ravindra Joshi / HT Photo)

More India rate cuts could be in store as core inflation eases

By Bloomberg | Anirban Nag
UPDATED ON FEB 13, 2019 11:15 AM IST
India’s headline and core inflation rates are set to converge in the coming months as the economy slows, increasing the chance of more interest rate cuts.
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The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel attends a news conference in Mumbai, December 6, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade/Files(Reuters File Photo)
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel attends a news conference in Mumbai, December 6, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade/Files(Reuters File Photo)

Will be vigilant on inflation, risks to growth, says RBI governor Urjit Patel

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2018 04:27 PM IST
“Underlying the MPC decision was the fact that headline inflation has been sharper than anticipated, and has remained above the 4% target for six consecutive months,” Patel said.
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The RBI, which Bloomberg economists Tom Orlik and Justin Jimenez rate among the top 3 central banks that surprise the most, has a mandate to keep headline inflation around 4% in the medium term.(Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint)
The RBI, which Bloomberg economists Tom Orlik and Justin Jimenez rate among the top 3 central banks that surprise the most, has a mandate to keep headline inflation around 4% in the medium term.(Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint)

Track core inflation to predict RBI’s next move on interest rates

By Anirban Nag | Bloomberg
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.
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