Sep 30, 2021 05:46 PM IST
The All-India CPI-IW (consumer price index-industrial workers) for August 2021 increased by 0.1 point and stood at 123 points.
- Jul 16, 2021 12:13 PM IST
Although inflation remains above the RBI’s upper band, and core inflation firms around 6 percent, the high energy costs and pandemic-related forces are dominant drivers
- Jun 15, 2021 06:15 PM IST
It added that the underlying dynamics of the May inflation print augur caution and the recovery remains on uncertain ground and with fiscal support in retreat, the RBI will likely be hesitant to remove policy accommodation anytime soon.
- Jun 15, 2021 08:52 AM IST
The spurt in inflation in May has been exacerbated due to the local lockdowns, but even core inflation has gone up and inflationary expectations are already very high
- Jun 14, 2021 05:36 PM IST
CPI uptick showed that the impact of local COVID-19 lockdowns in May was more severe than expected, said economists. However, given the Monetary Policy Committee's inclination to support growth, a status quo on monetary policy is expected
- May 26, 2021 05:31 PM IST
If you are wondering what is the fuss about inflation, here is a primer on what high prices mean for the global and Indian stock markets.
- May 24, 2021 07:38 PM IST
The retail inflation, which is used by the monetary policy committee (MPC) for policy formulation, has stayed at an elevated level causing a policy dilemma to the central bank, before showing signs of easing in the recent months.
- Apr 12, 2021 05:36 PM IST
The combined food price inflation rose to 4.94 percent in March, as compared to 3.87 percent in February.
- Mar 31, 2021 07:06 PM IST
The All-India CPI-IW (Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers) for February, 2021 increased by 0.8 points and stood at 119 points. On 1-month percentage change, it increased by 0.68 per cent with respect to the previous month (January 2021) as against a decline of 0.61 per cent between corresponding months (February 2020) a year ago.
- Mar 31, 2021 05:49 PM IST
There are already signs that the increase in industrial raw material prices are getting passed on to output prices.
- Mar 19, 2021 05:21 PM IST
The All-India Consumer Price Index Numbers for Agricultural Labourers and Rural Labourers for the month of February 2021 decreased by 1 point each to stand at 1037 and 1044 points respectively, compared to January.
- Mar 12, 2021 06:06 PM IST
Driven by the surge in food and fuel prices, the retail inflation rate has reached its highest mark in the past three months.
- Feb 26, 2021 09:40 PM IST
Food inflation stood at 2.38 per cent in January compared to 2.89 per cent in the previous month (December 2020) and 10.61 per cent during the corresponding month a year ago.
- Jan 15, 2021 12:02 PM IST
Kitchen staples cooled retail inflation in December, but pulses played spoilsport.
- Jan 12, 2021 08:36 PM IST
While retail inflation for December came down to within the Reserve Bank of India’s medium-term inflation target after eight months, industrial production in November contracted after two months of expansion.
- Dec 18, 2020 06:45 PM IST
The retail inflation for farm workers and rural labourers were at 9.41 percent and 9.23 percent, respectively, in November last year.
- Dec 14, 2020 05:33 PM IST
The inflation data puts monetary policy committee in a difficult situation, with inflation breaching 6 percent three consecutive quarters, growth being low and India entering recession (two consecutive quarters of negative growth)
- Nov 12, 2020 05:57 PM IST
The inflation based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) stood at .. percent in September. It was .. percent in October last year.
- Oct 20, 2020 04:28 PM IST
The All-India CPI Numbers for Agricultural Labourers and Rural Labourers for September 2020 increased by 11 points and 10 points to stand at 1,037 and 1,043 point, respectively, the statement added.
- Oct 13, 2020 12:17 PM IST
High inflation makes the Reserve Bank of India’s task tougher as it tries to prop up growth. A rate cut in December too appears unlikely now
- Oct 12, 2020 06:04 PM IST
The inflation based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) stood at 6.69 percent in August. It was 3.99 percent in September last year.
- Sep 22, 2020 03:15 PM IST
The widening gap in wholesale and retail prices that reflects inability of farmers to realise appropriate prices comes at a time when farmer protests against three farm bills is gathering steam.
- Sep 13, 2020 12:34 PM IST
According to the government data, retail inflation rose to 6.93 percent in July, mainly driven by rising prices of food items like vegetables, pulses, meat and fish. However, wholesale price-based inflation declined 0.58 percent in July, even as food items turned costlier.
- Aug 31, 2020 03:55 PM IST
"Year-on-year inflation based on all-items stood at 5.33 percent for July 2020 as compared to 5.06 percent for the previous month (June 2020) and 5.98 percent during the corresponding month (July 2019) of the previous year," a labour ministry statement said.
- Aug 14, 2020 07:07 PM IST
Has the rise in inflation dimmed all hopes of a rate cut? Will RBI hold rates in the next MPC meeting as well? Watch this edition of Big Story to find out.