Economic Survey 2013-14: Survey spells out 3-pronged strategy to deal with stagflation

Stagflation is a condition of slow economic growth accompanied by persistent high inflation and unemployment.

India faces one-in-three chance of rating downgrade: S&P

The problems being faced by the economy include soaring fiscal deficit and high inflation, S&P said while retaining India's rating at 'BBB-', lowest in the investment grade.

‘High inflation, weak global environment to hurt biz confidence’

Political gridlock on economic reforms, high inflation and uncertain global environment are likely to hurt business confidence in the country in the current quarter, says US-based research firm Dun & Bradstreet.

High inflation slows rate of deposit growth in banks

High inflation has slowed down the pace of deposit growth for the banking sector which has fallen short of Reserve Bank estimates of 17 percent, aggravating the liquidity position in the system.

Weak global growth may affect India's GDP: RBS

High inflation and weak global growth may pull down India's GDP to around 6.7 percent in 2012, Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has said.

High inflation--a major concern for Govt in 2011

It had increased rates 13 times since March 2010 to curb demand and tame inflation.

Start cutting bank interest rates, Assocham tells RBI

Citing stubbornly high inflation, the rising cost of funds and crisis-hit global markets as the main factors responsible for a GDP growth slowdown in the second quarter, Assocham on Wednesday said the RBI should start cutting interest rates so the cost of credit comes down.

Price rise: Pranab says govt addressing supply side issues

Concerned over near double-digit inflation, the government is taking measures to remove supply bottlenecks and is expecting prices to ease from December.

BJP organises rally to protest high inflation

The BJP on Sunday
organised a rally at Haldwani, 40 kms from here, protesting
against the Centre`s policies that they allege had resulted in
high inflation.