The world as a whole during the last three quarters of a century after World War II has seen “the best of times”.
25 Nov 2018 12:58 AM
Agriculture employs 58 per cent of our workforce and now contributes about 15 per cent of our GDP.
22 Nov 2018 6:44 AM
Chidambaram accused the government of "meddling" with the methodology of calculating the GDP numbers.
21 Nov 2018 3:58 PM
Credit growth is only just picking up, with banks burdened by stressed assets and afraid to lend for fear of increasing NPAs.
17 Nov 2018 12:01 AM
Respected financial analysts are of the view that Rs 57,000 crores out of this Rs 91,000 crores is already a non-performing asset (NPA).
14 Oct 2018 2:07 AM
It said that the government revenue from excise duties on petroleum products has more than doubled since fiscal 2014.
10 Oct 2018 12:27 AM
The moral of the market economy is that small disasters trigger bigger ones, potentially.
03 Oct 2018 1:31 AM
Financial inclusion can only happen concurrently with financial literacy, which are twin pillars to mitigate poverty.
03 Oct 2018 12:22 AM
Investors were also worried whether govt will be able to stick to its fiscal deficit target of 3.3 per cent of gdp.
22 Sep 2018 11:42 AM
The agency said that the fiscal policy should remain quite supportive of growth in the run-up to 2019 elections.
22 Sep 2018 2:20 AM
Demonetisation is described as “the act of stripping a currency unit of its status as legal tender”.
17 Sep 2018 1:30 AM
The official said a depreciating rupee and high crude import bill would definitely put pressure on the country's current account deficit.
13 Sep 2018 12:49 PM
Rating agency expects fiscal deficit and current account deficit to overshoot their targets.
30 Aug 2018 1:52 AM
On Tuesday, the Indian rupee closed the session on a flat note at 69.83 a dollar.
22 Aug 2018 4:49 AM
The world’s peasants, providing 72 per cent of its food, are defined as unproductive.
22 Aug 2018 1:14 AM
When Vajpayee left government in 2004, GDP was growing around 8 per cent, inflation was below 4% and foreign reserves were overflowing.
17 Aug 2018 1:56 AM
Access to and integration into these networks enhances their productivity leads to shared prosperity.
30 Jul 2018 1:40 AM
On India, it said: "In sum, the GDP growth forecast for FY19 is maintained at 7.3 per cent.
20 Jul 2018 5:07 AM
India's GDP was valued at USD 2.597 trillion at the end of 2017 overtaking the French economy.
13 Jul 2018 3:29 PM
Decline in states’ tax revenues is essentially associated with pending accounting issues related to GST implementation.
13 Jul 2018 9:06 AM