Inflation accelerated to 2.1 per cent in the 12 months through May from 1.5 per cent in April, the Office for National Statistics said Wednesday.
Though the global fraternity recognised him as an agriculture economist and land policy expert, his empathy with small farmers distinguished him from other domain experts.
The article in The Economist titled “Narendra Modi stokes divisions in the world’s biggest democracy”, says India’s 200m Muslims fear the prime minister is building a Hindu state.
Raghuram Rajan said the Modi government has shown "surprising timidity" when it comes to unfinished reforms on the business environment, land acquisition, labour and the role of the public sector.
Raghuram Rajan, who served as the 23rd Governor of RBI between 2013 and 2016, is the only outsider among the top contenders for the job
'Both the measures in regard to tax exemption and basic income for the poor farmers are significantly consumption positive,' private sector lender Yes Bank chief economist Shubhada Rao said.
She currently serves as the John Zwaanstra Professor of International Studies and Economics at Harvard University.
Terms of reference of the EAC would be to "analyse any issue, economic or otherwise, referred to it by the prime minister and advising him thereon,"
Dreze was speaking at an event organised by a Hindi daily, where he commented on the functioning of saffron organisations like Rashtriya Swayansewak Sangh (RSS).
An artist dacorates an idol of Goddess Durga ahead of Durga Puja festival at Kumartuly in Kolkata.PTI Photo
Union Minister of State for Environment, Forest & Climate Change Ashwini Kumar Choubey feeds a giraffe during his visit to Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden, in Guwahati.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference in Haldwani. AAP's Chief Ministerial candidate for Uttarakhand election Col. Ajay Kothiyal is also seen.PTI Photo
A woman falls from her bicycle 'Pedal For Peace (Cycle Race)-2021' organized by Jammu and Kashmir Police on the banks of Dal Lake in Srinagar in the wee hours of Sunday.PTI Photo
Police personnel stop devotees during a procession on the last day of Ganesh Chaturthi, at Lalbaugh in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Kunal Patil
India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes
Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.
Jain to Patidar. Was caste a decisive factor in the BJP’s choice for CM during the recent change of guard in Gujarat?
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates
We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.