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WPI Inflation At 6-Month High Of 3.59 Percent On Costlier Food, Fuel

The inflation figure for October this year is the highest since April when it was at 3.85 per cent

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Govt May Unveil Factory Output, Wholesale Inflation With 2011-12 Base Year By April-end

The government may launch two macroeconomic indicators — the index of industrial production and the wholesale price index — with new base year 2011-12 by April-end to ensure compatibility with growth number

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Retail Inflation To Soften Further, October CPI Seen At 4.1%: Report

Retail inflation is expected to soften to 4.1 per cent in October and ease further to sub-4 per cent level by November-December, largely helped by favourable base effect

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Inflation, Interest Rates And Common Sense

India's wholesale prices rose a faster-than-expected 0.79% in May from a year earlier, mainly driven by higher food prices. Sutanu Guru takes another look at the vexatious issue of food price inflation

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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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Sensex Rebounds By 164 Points In A Volatile Market

In a volatile market, the Sensex ended higher by 164 points to 25,653.23 on fag-end buying mainly in FMCG, realty, metal, IT counters on the back of higher Asian cues coupled with good foreign capital inflows

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Retail Inflation Tipped To Snap Easing Trend In April

India's headline inflation probably broke a recent slowing trend in April while industrial output likely expanded at its fastest pace in five months in March, reducing the odds of further interest rate cuts by the central bank next month

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November Retail Inflation Hits 14-month High On Costlier Food Items

India's retail inflation accelerated to a 14-month high in November, driven up by higher food prices, underscoring the challenge the Reserve Bank of India faces in meeting its medium-term inflation target.

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