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High Food Prices Pose Challenge To India's Inflation Target

Prices of many foodstuffs such as pulses, sugar, vegetables and poultry products are set to surge in India in the next three months on thin supplies, which could fuel inflation and give the central bank little room to cut rates, say analysts

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India Retail Inflation Probably Nudged Up To 5% In April: Poll

Higher food and fuel prices probably nudged India's annual inflation up to 5.0 per cent in April from 4.83 per cent in March, according to a Reuters poll, making it harder for the Reserve Bank of India to follow up last month's interest rate cut too swiftly

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SDG's: A Sumptuous Banquet On Development

The developed world had earlier committed to provide climate finance - over and above the traditional ODA under the Copenhagen Consensus. But such a commitment appears also to be still unclear

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Factory Output Up 2% In February; Retail Inflation Eases To 4.83% In March

India's annual consumer inflation eased for the second straight month to 4.83 per cent in March, helped by smaller rises in food prices, government data showed on Tuesday

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PM Modi Under Fire As Rising Costs Put Squeeze On 'Middle India'

Sharp rises in education and healthcare costs in the last two years have hit India's burgeoning middle class hard, denting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's popularity among the relatively well-off ahead of a series of state elections

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Some Private Importers Tried To Hoard Pulses Overseas, Says Ram Vilas Paswan

Some private importers attempted to form cartels and hoard pulses overseas in order to delay their arrival in India and increase domestic prices, Parliament was informed on Tuesday

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Can We Believe The Inflation Numbers?

There is more to the inflation numbers than meets the eye. May be statisticians and economists will be able to explain these 'mysteries'

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India Inflation Seen Cooling In February, Gives RBI Easing Room

Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha has said the tight fiscal policy could allow for further monetary easing

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January WPI At 0.9%, Shrinks For 15th Consecutive Month

Wholesale prices fell for a 15th straight month in January, declining an annual 0.90 per cent, driven down by tumbling oil prices, government data showed on Monday

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Retail Inflation Hits 17-month High, Industrial Output Falls Again

Retail prices rose 5.69 per cent on year in January, their fastest pace since August 2014. Factory output declined for the second month in a row, registering negative growth of 1.3% in December

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Retail Inflation Picks Up For 5th Month To 5.61% In December

India's annual consumer price inflation edged up for the fifth straight month in December to 5.61 per cent on rising food prices, from a year ago period, government data showed on Tuesday

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Inflation Seen Rising To 5.6% In December

Indian consumer inflation likely rose slightly in December, due to higher food costs and increases in fuel duties, a Reuters poll found, pushing prices further away from the central bank's medium-term target

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