Food Inflation

Jul 20, 2014 at 16:49 | Source: PTI
To bring down inflation, government has made several announcements in Budget 2014-15 including technology-driven second green revolution with focus on higher productivity andprotein revolution.
Jul 15, 2014 at 11:27 | Source:
JP Morgan in its note said that though both June CPI and WPI have exceeded beat expectations by 40 bps, the risk to inflation in the coming months is that of a very deficient monsoon, and associated fears of a drought in parts of the country.
Jul 15, 2014 at 09:22 | Source: CNBC-TV18
There is macro cheer in the form of retail inflation easing to 29 month lows of 7.3 percent in June helped by lower food and core inflation. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Ajay Marwaha of HDFC Bank shared his reading and outlook on the bond market given the fall in inflation.
Jul 15, 2014 at 09:16 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Meharaboon Irani of Nirmal Bang Securities believes there are a whole lot of stocks that can protect the market from downfall, but almost none that can take it higher. He advises investors to start preparing themselves for the next leg of the bull market.
Jul 15, 2014 at 07:46 | Source:
RBI's drugs are taking effect. Retail inflation eases to 7.3 percent in June, the lowest level in 29 months. Food & core inflation also cool down significantly.
Jul 14, 2014 at 20:48 | Source: PTI
While retail inflation in June touched its lowest mark at 7.31 per cent since January 2012, the wholesale price based index slid to four-month low of 5.43 per cent mainly because of easing prices of vegetables.
Jul 14, 2014 at 17:45 | Source:
The consumer price index (CPI)-based inflation for the month of June came in at 7.31 percent, much lower compared to 8.28 percent in the previous month. A CNBC-TV18 poll of economists had expected the CPI to come in at 7.45 percent.
Jul 14, 2014 at 13:27 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Even as wholesale inflation for the month of June came in as a positive surprise, most experts believe the data should not be read too much into, as concerns over strong inflation, the possibility of the data being revised higher going forward, and the prospect of inflation rising again in the wake of a bleak monsoon continue.
Jul 14, 2014 at 11:56 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The June WPI inflation came in lower-than-expected at 5.43 percent versus 6.01 percent in May. However, the April WPI data has been revised higher which resulted in market selling off the gains made from positive June WPI news.
Jul 14, 2014 at 08:43 | Source: CNBC-TV18
For June, the CPI data is expected to soften to 7.45 percent versus 8.28 percent month-on-month and the range is anywhere between 7.3 percent and 7.7 percent.
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election. After that, there were no major social policy initiatives on the part of the UPA, except for the National Food Security Act which is yet to be implemented. By 2014, the UPA-II government had little to claim credit for, and plenty to be blamed for — scams, ineptitude, food inflation, the “direct

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of the things we need to do have little to do with the budget itself. For example, making it easier to do business, improving supplies of items that are contributing to food inflation, skilling labour for better jobs, etc. Those issues will be tackled directly by my cabinet colleagues and the partnership we

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Respected Sir, Lower interest rate is the panacea for all the evils in our economy. Lower interest rates boosts demand and investment starting a positive vicious cycle of demand, growth, investment and demand. The food inflation cannot be controlled by tight monetary policy as it is a supply side

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. He blamed hoarders for the rise in food inflation, saying there is no "panic situation. Moreover, earlier on Wednesday, stressing on the need for fiscal consolidation, the FM said some tough decisions now will ensure faster recovery of the economy. He also warned that Iraq and the drought threat may

10.58 PM Jul 6th


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BJP Government has to keep the Food prices under control.High Food Inflation was one of their main election agenda and had promised to rein in Food Inflation.People have very high expectations from Narendra Modi and the BJP.They cannot let the common man down....JANTA JANARDAN HAI!!

10.06 AM Jul 4th

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PM Modi takes stock of food inflation, faces flak over fuel price hike

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food inflation will spoil the party.even vegetable vendors are talking about poor monsoons and wants cash in.rice went up by 20% this week. OMG

1.40 PM Jun 30th


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and can impact domestic economy. Government can`t go on cutting excise of all sectors and with high food inflation reduction of interest rates will be difficult, there by slowing the cyclic sectors revival. Though cyclic sectors can be very profitable while turnaround, getting in and out at right time can

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Do you see food inflation climbing further because of deficient rains?

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Source:Economic Times - NEW DELHI: Drought-like conditions are intensifying as the monsoon hasn`t moved an inch for 10 days now, leaving oilseeds, pulses and paddy fields parched and posing the threat of food inflation and weak rural demand in the first year of the Narendra Modi government. Prices

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