• Aug
    01
    By PTI

    Government today said it is "closely monitoring" the prevailing price situation in the country and taking steps to bring down inflation.

    Food inflation, Minister of State for Finance Nirmala Sitharama

  • By Reuters

    India's fiscal deficit target for the current fiscal year is "daunting", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told lawmakers in parliament on Friday.

    Jaitley has promised to narrow the deficit to 4

  • By PTI

    India's manufacturing sector growth jumped to 17-month high in July, driven by "flood of new orders" from both domestic and overseas companies on the back of post-election boost to sentiments,

  • Jul
    29
    By PTI

    Prime minister Narendra Modi today said the government's policy should be focussed on increasing the farmers' income and asked scientists to take scientific technology to field for raising crop productivity.

  • Jul
    27
    By PTI

    India's Sovereign credit rating is expected to remain stable over the next 12-month period, brokerage firm Morgan Stanley said in its research report.

    "We expect India's Sovereign Rating to remain

  • Jul
    25
    By Reuters

    The new government has not decided its stance on a policy in place to allow foreign direct investment in supermarkets, trade minister Nirmala Sitharaman told lawmakers in a written reply

  • Jul
    24
    By PTI

    The Cabinet today gave go-ahead to FDI cap hike in insurance to 49 per cent with a rider that management control will remain in the hands of Indian promoters, thus

  • Jul
    23
    By PTI

    Foreign investors are bullish on India with likely boost in economic growth coupled with lower inflation and current account deficit and expecting the country to outperform other emerging markets, says

  • Jul
    21
    By Press Trust of India

    The ongoing financial inclusion drive will get a boost when prime minister Narendra Modi unveils a comprehensive programme envisaging insurance and pension cover, apart from a default cover for lenders,

  • Jul
    20
    By PTI

    India is set to be Asia's biggest turnaround story and the country's GDP growth is expected to rise to over 6 per cent in FY 2015 and over 7 per