Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 18:36
India ranked 135 out of 187 countries on the human development index in UNDP`s annual report 2014 released Thursday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 10:43
India was ranked second for three years in 2005, 2007 and 2012 and was placed on the third spot in 2010.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 08:04
The low rankings of China (90th) and India (102nd) showed that their rapid economic growth is not yet being converted into better lives for their citizens.
Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 12:28
Food prices rose 8.80 percent year-on-year last month, much slower than an annual rise of 13.68 percent in December.
Last Updated: Monday, February 03, 2014, 11:42
The HSBC India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) - a measure of factory production - stood at 51.4 in January, up from 50.7 in December, the highest reading since March 2013.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 25, 2014, 20:14
The overall list is topped by Switzerland followed by Luxembourg, Australia, Singapore, and Czech Republic.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 17:30
Inflation as measured by the wholesale price index (WPI) is at the highest level since 8.1 percent in September 2012 and compared with 7 percent in October.
Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 16:45
India's retirement savings and income system index has improved over the last year and the performance is likely to improve significantly as pension coverage of the unorganised sector increases, says a report.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 01, 2013, 18:47
India has been placed at a low 78th slot on a global Human Capital Index, which ranks countries on the basis of economic potential of their labour force, while Switzerland has topped the ranking.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 01, 2013, 14:49
Retail inflation for industrial workers eased marginally to 10.75 percent in August as compared to 10.85 percent in the previous month.
Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2013, 12:35
Falling for the fourth straight month, inflation reached the lowest level since November 2009 when it was 4.50 percent.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 06, 2013, 13:56
Punjab, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh and Haryana have been ranked at the top of the Well Being Index (WBI).
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