India  /  Published 23.09.19

At Rs 70 a kilo, thieves find onion is a steal

Thieves broke into an onion warehouse in Bihar late on Sunday night and escaped with hundreds of sacks full of the precious bulb, leaving the owner distraught and police dumbstruck.Stealing 328 sacks ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Business  /  Published 22.09.19

Watch on onion stocks

The Centre is considering imposing stock limits on onion traders as the retail prices of the key kitchen staple have shot up to Rs 70-80 per kg in the national capital and other parts of the country ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 15.10.18

WPI inflation rises to 5.13% in Sept

Inflation based on wholesale prices rose to a two-month high of 5.13 per cent in September, mainly due to hardening of food prices and rise in cost of petrol and diesel. The Wholesale Price Index bas...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 13.04.20

Consumer inflation cools down

Retail inflation dropped to a four-month low of 5.91 per cent in March, mainly because of a fall in the prices of food items, especially vegetables. However, it remained above the mid-point of the RBI...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.02.20

Double jolt to green shoots

Retail inflation soared in January to 7.59 per cent — the highest level since May 2014 — while factory output shrank by 0.3 per cent in December, darkening growth prospects in an economy that is l...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 11.02.20

NPCI rival in the making

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has proposed the creation of a new pan-India umbrella entity (NUE) focusing on retail payment systems, which could rival the National Payments Corporation of India (NPC...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 04.02.20

RBI starts rate meet

RBI governor Shaktikanta Das headed six-member rate setting panel started its three-day brainstorming meeting on Tuesday in the backdrop of the budget projecting a widening of fiscal deficit amid a sl...
By TT Bureau in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 12.03.19

Retail inflation at 4-month high of 2.57% in February

Retail inflation rose to a four-month high of 2.57 per cent in February, driven by higher food prices, but remained lower than the RBI’s expectations, giving hope the central bank could cut the key ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 03.03.19

Debt do’s & don’ts

The latest rate cut by the Reserve Bank of India did raise eyebrows — not everybody expected it to occur at this juncture. Ever since it has happened, the market made no bones about how surprised it...
By Nilanjan Dey in

Business  /  Published 16.12.19

WPI inflation rises to 0.58% in November

Wholesale prices based inflation rose to 0.58 per cent in November, as against 0.16 per cent in October due to increase in prices of food articles.The annual inflation, based on monthly wholesale pric...
By PTI in New Delhi


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