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World Watching Indian V-Shaped Economic Recovery, Successful Vaccine Drive: Amit Shah

World Watching Indian V-Shaped Economic Recovery, Successful Vaccine Drive: Amit Shah

The Union government now expects the GDP to close FY21 with a contraction of 7.7%.

21 January 2021
How Farm Sector Salvaged India’s GDP

How Farm Sector Salvaged India’s GDP

During July-September 2020, despite the GDP registering a negative output, the farm sector grew by a healthy and robust positive 3.4%

21 January 2021

Fiscal Deficit Of States To Hit Peak Of Rs 8.7 Crore As Tax Collection Records Steep Fall: Crisil Report

The pandemic has hit tax collections of the states and resulted in a near four-fold spike in their revenue deficits this fiscal over FY20, the report said.

Govt Estimates 7.7% Contraction In GDP Due To Covid Pandemic

Govt Estimates 7.7% Contraction In GDP Due To Covid Pandemic

Amid overall decline in economic activities, some respite was provided by the agriculture sector and utility services like power and gas supply

07 January 2021

Ahead Of Budget Session, PM Narendra Modi To Interact With Leading Economists On Friday

The meeting, being organised by the government think tank Niti Aayog will be held virtually and will also be attended by Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar.

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05 January 2021
Indian Economy Likely To Contract By 9.6 Percent In 2020-21: World Bank

Indian Economy Likely To Contract By 9.6 Percent In 2020-21: World Bank

‘In India, growth is expected to recover to 5.4 per cent in 2021,’ the World Bank said


01 January 2021
Pandemic Growth Is the Worst Over Yet?

Pandemic Growth Is the Worst Over Yet?

India may eventually regain its No. 5 rank among world economies. But the bounce-back won’t be risk-free.


25 December 2020
‘I Have Been Successful In Ending The Politics Of Vendetta’

‘I Have Been Successful In Ending The Politics Of Vendetta’

Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur who completes three years in office this week, speaks about battling Covid and sustainable development in the hill state


18 December 2020
Going Mega For Growth

Going Mega For Growth

A rural, riverine idyll pockmarked by ugly politics? No, spanking-new airports, under-river tunnels and high-speed rail unveil a new Bangladesh, South Asia’s...


10 December 2020
India Is Recovering Faster Than Expected, 8% Contraction Next Year: Asian Development Bank

India Is Recovering Faster Than Expected, 8% Contraction Next Year: Asian Development Bank

The growth projection for next year is kept at 8 per cent, with trends suggesting that the economy has begun to normalise.


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30 December 2020
Recession Equals Bonanza

Recession Equals Bonanza

GDP shrunk in April-September. But corporate profits zoomed, and were the highest-ever in history. Is this sustainable?


04 December 2020
India Economy Likely To Contract By 10% In FY21: Economist Abhijit Sen

India Economy Likely To Contract By 10% In FY21: Economist Abhijit Sen

According to the RBI, the economy is likely to contract by 7.5% in 2020-21.


28 November 2020
Should Patient Safety Pay The Price For ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’?

Should Patient Safety Pay The Price For ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’?

What the government may have overlooked is whether the country has enough local capacity to meet the healthcare needs of 1.4 billion people.


27 November 2020
GDP -7.5% In Second Quarter, Shows A Glimmer Of Hope

GDP -7.5% In Second Quarter, Shows A Glimmer Of Hope

Economy had shrunk by 23.9% per cent in first quarter this fiscal because of coronavirus & resultant lockdowns


22 November 2020
FICCI's Survey Indicates Recovery Of India's Manufacturing Sector In July-Sep

FICCI's Survey Indicates Recovery Of India's Manufacturing Sector In July-Sep

The respondents noted higher output during July-September as it rose to 24 per cent as compared to 10 per cent in the previous quarter.


12 November 2020
India Has Entered Recession For First Time, GDP To Contract By 8.6%: RBI

India Has Entered Recession For First Time, GDP To Contract By 8.6%: RBI

The pandemic-induced lockdowns have led to a contraction of 23.9 per cent in the GDP for the April-June quarter as compared to the same period a year ago.


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05 November 2020
PM Modi Writes Open Letter To Bihar: 'Need Nitish For Development'

PM Modi Writes Open Letter To Bihar: 'Need Nitish For Development'

In his four-page letter in Hindi, PM Modi also said that better infrastructure and rule of law are imperative for social and economic prosperity.


30 October 2020
India To Pursue Self Reliance, Says Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar

India To Pursue Self Reliance, Says Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar

Rajiv Kumar said India is committed to the global economy and opening trade order


27 October 2020
GDP Growth In Negative Zone Or Near Zero In Current Fiscal: Finance Minister

GDP Growth In Negative Zone Or Near Zero In Current Fiscal: Finance Minister

With unlock, macroeconomic indicators have shown signs of revival, says Nirmala Sitharaman


19 October 2020
Reforms Being Introduced In All Sectors To Ensure Growth: PM Modi

Reforms Being Introduced In All Sectors To Ensure Growth: PM Modi

Addressing the centenary convocation of the University of Mysore, Prime Minister Modi said that the current decade is filled with opportunities for the...


17 October 2020
Indicators Point To Economic Recovery But Revival Will Be Fragile: Brickwork Ratings

Indicators Point To Economic Recovery But Revival Will Be Fragile: Brickwork Ratings

It estimated that the economy is likely to contract by 13.5 percent in the second quarter (July-September), and the contraction in FY21 (April 2020 to March...


16 October 2020
Even Pak Handled COVID-19 Better Than India: Rahul Gandhi On IMF Projections

Even Pak Handled COVID-19 Better Than India: Rahul Gandhi On IMF Projections

The chart showed that the Indian economy is projected to contract by a massive 10.3 per cent this year, the highest contraction among the countries mentioned.


08 October 2020
India’s GDP Expected To Contract By 9.6 Percent This Fiscal: World Bank

India’s GDP Expected To Contract By 9.6 Percent This Fiscal: World Bank

Factoring in population growth, however, income-per-capita in the region will remain 6 per cent below 2019 estimates, indicating that the expected rebound will...


04 October 2020
Bharat Inc.

Bharat Inc.

Aatma Nirbhar is Swadeshi Plus…and the Covid crisis is an opportunity, writes Naveen Jindal. But challenges remain: of 1,000 companies planning to exit...


02 October 2020
Inequality Paradox

Inequality Paradox

The trickle-down theory has limits. It helps the weaker sections, but enables the capitalists to gain the most.


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