Business  /  Published 22.07.20

Economy: Data belies FM claim

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman says the Modi govt is starting to see green shoots of recovery in a pandemic-battered economy in some high frequency data – and surprisingly suggested that it...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 02.07.20

Slump and work from home hit guards

The ubiquitous security guard fraternity in the city is facing a crisis as most offices, housing complexes and commercial establishments have reduced their numbers as a cost-cutting measure to cope wi...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

India  /  Published 29.11.19

GDP growth dips to 4.5%

India's economic growth slipped further to hit an over six-year low of 4.5 per cent in July-September, according to the official data released on Friday.The previous low was recorded at 4.3 per cent i...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 21.11.19

Another blow

The current economic slowdown in India has been largely fuelled by the dip in rural demand, the sharpest since 1972-73. The sale of goods like tractors and two-wheelers and that of relatively cheaper ...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 16.12.19

Indian economy delicately poised

The year 2019 has played out on a mixed note. Politically, the general election outcome upheld the popular choice of a majority government. Economically, conditions deteriorated rapidly through the ye...
By Renu Kohli in

India  /  Published 05.12.19

Economic growth onus falls on govt

The Reserve Bank of India’s policymakers shocked economists, industry and the Street by deciding to hit the pause button on interest rate cuts after five downward revisions this year.The six-member ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

India  /  Published 11.10.19

PM advisor expects deep tax cuts

The head of the Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council has forecast that the government will substantially reduce personal income taxes to spur demand and boost economic growth which is at a six...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 04.10.19

Will halt manufacturing for up to 15 days: Ashok Leyland

Commercial vehicle major Ashok Leyland on Friday said it will suspend manufacturing at its various plants for up to 15 days this month in order to adjust production to market demand.'To align our prod...
By PTI in New Delhi

World  /  Published 26.05.20

California in 'free fall'

Locked down in their homes, the four former California governors clicked into a Zoom call and one after another described how they dealt with the crises that had defined their time in office. For Pete...
By Tim Arango and Thomas Fuller in Los Angeles

Opinion  /  Published 09.10.19

The RBI's sobering reality check

The Reserve Bank of India has, once again, used the scalpel in its monetary policy toolbox to cut the repo rate to 5.15 per cent, ostensibly to kick-start a faltering economy. The 25 basis point cut o...
By The Editorial Board in


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