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Wholesale price inflation falls to 1% in March

Food inflation in March fell to 4.91 per cent from 7.79 per cent in the previous month

15 Apr 2020 1:21 PM

Food prices rise in Kolhapur

According to sources in the Kolhapur market yard, the prices of almost all vegetables have skyrocketed in last couple of days.

12 Aug 2019 3:20 AM

Retail inflation for September jumps to 3.77 pc on rising fuel, food prices

Retail inflation in August was 3.69 per cent.

12 Oct 2018 6:05 PM

WPI inflation drops to 4-month low of 4.53 per cent in August

Deflation in vegetables was 20.18 per cent in August, as against 14.07 per cent in the previous month.

14 Sep 2018 12:47 PM

Wholesale inflation eases to 5.09 per cent in July: Govt data

Retail inflation rate eased to 4.17 per cent in July.

14 Aug 2018 12:40 PM


At 7.37 per cent, West Bengal tops retail inflation for July

In the food items, the inflation rate for fruits dropped to 6.98 per cent.

14 Aug 2018 8:36 AM

Retail inflation for the month of July eases to 4.17 per cent

It was five-month high on 5.0 per cent in the previous month.

13 Aug 2018 6:02 PM

Keep watch on food prices

There is a critical need for a huge number of cold storage warehouses so that during a surplus perishable items like vegetables can be stored.

18 Jul 2018 12:24 AM

Keep close watch on prices of perishables in July-Nov: Centre to states

Presently, prices of essential commodities are under control, barring seasonal products or short term increase in few.

29 Jun 2018 4:52 PM

Centre calls state food ministers' meet tomorrow to discuss food prices

High on the agenda of the meeting will be a discussion on measures required to maintain and manage prices of essential food items.

28 Jun 2018 4:47 PM


Cost of living in Mumbai higher for expats than Melbourne, Frankfurt

The financial capital of the country is ranked at the 55th spot in terms of cost of living globally.

26 Jun 2018 2:52 PM

Inflation to edge higher, May CPI likely around 4.6-4.7 pc: report

Even as monsoon is predicted to be normal this year, its uneven distribution could spike food prices.

18 May 2018 4:11 PM

Retail inflation slows to 4.28 per cent in March

Retail inflation slowed to 4.28 per cent in March, the third consecutive month of decline.

12 Apr 2018 7:40 PM

Inflation likely slowed further in March, but above target: sources

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) lowered its inflation forecast for April-September to 4.7-5.1 per cent.

11 Apr 2018 2:39 PM

Softening food prices help inflation cool to 2.6 per cent in September

Data released earlier showed retail inflation at 3.28 per cent in September, unchanged from August, even as vegetable and cereal prices softened.

17 Oct 2017 12:44 AM


WPI inflation falls to 2.6 per cent in September on cooling food prices

The government data released on Monday showed that inflation in food articles tapered to 2.04 per cent in September.

16 Oct 2017 1:08 PM

Inflation at a 5-month high, rate cut unlikely

Growth in IIP, but only 1.2 per cent.

13 Sep 2017 1:22 AM

Food prices drive up retail inflation to 3.36 per cent in August

Consumer inflation for the month of July stood at 2.36 per cent.

12 Sep 2017 5:56 PM

After tomatoes, here's why onion prices will make you cry

On Thursday, prices of the bulb nearly doubled at Lasalgaon in Maharashtra, the largest onion market in India.

04 Aug 2017 2:38 PM

Onions act pricey as wholesale rates surge to Rs 25/kg

Retail rates inched up in Delhi too, ruling in the range of Rs 30-35 per kg on Thursday.

03 Aug 2017 4:37 PM