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Modi's Bharat Is In Economic Distress, Can He Fix It Before 2024 Elections?

Modi's Bharat Is In Economic Distress, Can He Fix It Before 2024 Elections?

Demand in rural India is buried under issues like inflation, unemployment and low wages that need immediate attention

28 July 2022
Indian Economy To Grow 7-8% In Next Couple Of Decades: Panagariya

Indian Economy To Grow 7-8% In Next Couple Of Decades: Panagariya

Speaking at an event organised by Columbia Global Centre, he noted that the country's economy grew 7.4 per cent  between 2014-15 to 2019-20

21 July 2022

Why Global Recession Can Be Good News For Modi Government

From crude, metal to edible oil, prices of most commodities are dipping—a good news for India which is a net importer of commodities

Economy On Recovery Path; Inflationary Pressure, Geopolitical Risks Warrant Careful Handling Of Situation: RBI

Economy On Recovery Path; Inflationary Pressure, Geopolitical Risks Warrant Careful Handling Of Situation: RBI

The RBI's 25th Financial Stability Report (FSR) also said banks as well as non-banking financial institutions have sufficient capital buffers to withstand...

30 June 2022

PM Modi Must Leave Behind Statesman Modi To Achieve 8% Growth For India

As power demand goes up, India is faced with a tough choice between pursuing vigorous economic growth and meeting climate change targets

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26 June 2022
Trustworthiness, Decisive Leadership Has Led To India's Growth: Piyush Goyal

Trustworthiness, Decisive Leadership Has Led To India's Growth: Piyush Goyal

Goyal said the importance of launching the ONDC network (Open Network for Digital Commerce) has the potential to break barriers by enabling and empowering...


22 June 2022
Expecting 7.5% Economic Growth Rate This Year: PM Modi

Expecting 7.5% Economic Growth Rate This Year: PM Modi

In a virtual address at the BRICS Business Forum, Modi also said the value of the Indian digital economy will reach USD 1 trillion by 2025


14 June 2022
India Would Become $5-trillion Economy By 2026-27: CEA

India Would Become $5-trillion Economy By 2026-27: CEA

Nageswaran said India is relatively better placed than other emerging economies


26 May 2022
US Economy Shrank By 1.5% In Q1 But Consumers Kept Spending

US Economy Shrank By 1.5% In Q1 But Consumers Kept Spending

Last quarter's drop in the US gross domestic product — the broadest gauge of economic output — does not likely signal the start of a recession


26 May 2022
SBI Economists Peg Q4 GDP Growth At 2.7%, FY22 Expansion At 8.5%

SBI Economists Peg Q4 GDP Growth At 2.7%, FY22 Expansion At 8.5%

Official data on the economy is expected to be released on May 31


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25 May 2022
India's Economy Seen Growing 9.2% In FY22 On Upbeat Rural Sector, Credit Demand: BoB

India's Economy Seen Growing 9.2% In FY22 On Upbeat Rural Sector, Credit Demand: BoB

As per government's advance estimates, the gross domestic product (GDP) in FY22 is projected to grow by 8.9 per cent.


22 May 2022
Can Excise Duty Cut On Petrol And Diesel Save India From Stagflation?

Can Excise Duty Cut On Petrol And Diesel Save India From Stagflation?

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a host of measures that are expected to provide a safety net to India’s poor, reeling under the pressure of...


17 May 2022
High Inflation, Rising Interest Rates And Slowing Economy, Is India Headed Towards Stagflation?

High Inflation, Rising Interest Rates And Slowing Economy, Is India Headed Towards Stagflation?

Rising inflation, high unemployment and depreciating currencies have given birth to a vicious cycle that could very well dismantle the fragile recovery that...


30 April 2022
Covid Lockdowns In China Plunge Manufacturing To Six-Month Low

Covid Lockdowns In China Plunge Manufacturing To Six-Month Low

Non-manufacturing activities and services industry also declined. However, construction industry continued to expand.


30 April 2022
Indian Economy May Take 12 Years To Overcome Covid Losses: RBI

Indian Economy May Take 12 Years To Overcome Covid Losses: RBI

RBI said the pandemic is a watershed moment and the ongoing structural changes catalysed by the pandemic can potentially alter the growth trajectory in the...


30 March 2022
Sri Lanka Financial Crisis: 10-Hour Power Cut Imposed As Fuel Shortage Worsens

Sri Lanka Financial Crisis: 10-Hour Power Cut Imposed As Fuel Shortage Worsens

Sri Lanka is facing an unprecedented acute economic and energy crisis caused due to shortage of foreign exchange. People are also facing long hours of power...


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24 March 2022
India's 2022 GDP Growth Downgraded To 4.6% Due To Ongoing War In Ukraine: UN Report

India's 2022 GDP Growth Downgraded To 4.6% Due To Ongoing War In Ukraine: UN Report

India was forecast to grow at 6.7 per cent in 2022 and this projection has been downgraded to 4.6 per cent by UNCTAD


06 March 2022
Russia-Ukraine Conflict Likely To Have Adverse Effects On Economic Growth, Says Jayanth Kumar

Russia-Ukraine Conflict Likely To Have Adverse Effects On Economic Growth, Says Jayanth Kumar

Varma, who is also a member of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank said inflation is higher than the target, though it is within the...


03 December 2020
Study Reveals Enterprises Believe Covid-19 Will Have Bigger Impact Than 2008 Downturn

Study Reveals Enterprises Believe Covid-19 Will Have Bigger Impact Than 2008 Downturn

The joint study by HFS Research and Infosys revealed that 51 per cent organisations consider remote work or hybrid workforce model to be the way forward.


14 November 2020
Diwali Will End Gloom Of Pandemic, Economic Distress: Sonia Gandhi

Diwali Will End Gloom Of Pandemic, Economic Distress: Sonia Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi expressed hope on the occasion of Diwali and said nation will be back on to the path of progress, harmony and prosperity.


11 November 2020
US President-Elect Biden Speaks To Leaders Of France, Germany, Ireland, UK

US President-Elect Biden Speaks To Leaders Of France, Germany, Ireland, UK

They discussed cooperating on global challenges like Covid-19, global health security, climate change, human rights, global economic recovery.


19 October 2020
Indian Democracy Passing Through Its Most Difficult Phase: Sonia Gandhi

Indian Democracy Passing Through Its Most Difficult Phase: Sonia Gandhi

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi attacked the BJP government over the recently passed farm laws, economic slowdown, atrocities against Dalits and its handling of...


19 September 2020
Rs. 1350 Crore Package Announced For J&K, Political Parties Call The Move A Joke

Rs. 1350 Crore Package Announced For J&K, Political Parties Call The Move A Joke

Jammu and Kashmir has been under lockdown since the abrogation of Article 370 last year. Business losses in the valley alone, are estimated at Rs. 40,000...


01 September 2020
Covid Casualty: India's GDP Plunges By Record 23.9% In April-June Quarter

Covid Casualty: India's GDP Plunges By Record 23.9% In April-June Quarter

This is the sharpest contraction since quarterly figures started being published in 1996 and worse than what was expected by most analysts.


29 August 2020
'Will Messenger Of God Answer?': Chidambaram's Dig At Nirmala Sitharaman's 'Act Of God' Remark

'Will Messenger Of God Answer?': Chidambaram's Dig At Nirmala Sitharaman's 'Act Of God' Remark

On Thursday, during the GST Council meeting, Nirmala Sitharaman had said the economy had been hit by Coronavirus pandemic, which is an 'Act of God', and that...


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