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Will core inflation be the elephant in the room RBI is blind to?

Core inflation in January continued to breach the upper tolerance inflation target band of 6 per cent

published on : 13th February 2019

Retail inflation declines to 2.05 percent in January on easing food prices

RBI's move to reduce key lending rate by 0.25 percent last week also helped in lowering the inflation rate.

published on : 12th February 2019

Telangana sees steep fall in headline inflation

Ideally, policymakers and governments favour high growth and low deficits, but worryingly, TS figures among the high growth and high deficit states.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Here is why alarm bells are ringing for Kerala economy

Kerala, which is spending over 17-19 per cent on education, will benefit if funds are oriented towards other areas such as irrigation or roads, a report titled ‘States of Growth 2.0’ suggested.

published on : 22nd January 2019

RBI may take dovish stance in February policy with softer inflation

RBI will announce it's sixth bi-monthly monetary policy on February 7. The report expects CPI at around 3.3 per cent in March 2019.

published on : 16th January 2019

December retail inflation drops to 18-month low, industry calls for rate cut by RBI

Lower food prices haven’t brought cheer as farmers have been struck with abysmally low prices for their produce in many categories.

published on : 14th January 2019

Wholesale Price Index inflation falls to 4.64 per cent in November on softening food prices

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

published on : 14th December 2018

Inflation cools in November, IIP surges in October

According to data released by the ministry of statistics and programme implementation, the consumer food price index was at -2.61 per cent as against -0.86 per cent earlier.

published on : 13th December 2018

RBI keeps rates on hold, moves to spur lending

The decision to keep the repo rate unchanged at 6.50 per cent was as predicted by 64 of 70 analysts in a Reuters poll. The central bank also retained its 'calibrated tightening' stance as expected.

published on : 5th December 2018

Monetary Policy Committee inflation estimates miss the mark for 6 quarters

In September 2016, when the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) adopted inflation targeting as its core mandate, it was expected to reduce uncertainty surrounding price rise.

published on : 5th December 2018

Housing prices to rise at half of inflation rate next year

Increasing population in past 10 years have resulted in increase of housing prices.

published on : 16th November 2018

Costlier fuel leads to Wholesale Price Index inflation rising upto 5.28 per cent for October

Various food articles saw reduction of their prices as prices of petrol and diesel increased.

published on : 14th November 2018

RBI gets breather as retail inflation rate decreases

Although this allows easier lending policies, sinking farm prices challenge the rural sector.

published on : 13th November 2018

Inflation falls to year-low, factory output expands at slowest pace in four months

Even on a year-on-year (YoY) basis, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in October 2018 was lower than in the corresponding period of last year, when retail inflation stood at 3.58 per cent.

published on : 12th November 2018

This festive season, beat the inflation ‘demon’

The inflation in the economy is your biggest enemy when it comes to money. Your money today is not worth so much 10 years from now.

published on : 22nd October 2018
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