India's Q3 GDP growth projected at 7.6%
India's Q3 GDP growth projected at 7.6%

The country is expected to grow by by 7.6 percent in the October-December quarter of the current fiscal -- the fastest pace of expansion in five quarters -- India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) said on Friday.

Jaitley favours raising public spending to boost growth
Jaitley favours raising public spending to boost growth

India has been growing by 7-7.5 percent, and for the country to accelerate, all sectors have to contribute, he said at the MGNREGA Sammelan-2016.

India to remain bright spot in global economy: World Bank
India to remain bright spot in global economy: World Bank

In its latest Global Economic Prospect report - which is released every six months -- the World Bank marginally reduced India's growth rate -- 0.2 percent in 2015 and 0.1 percent in both 2016 and 2017.

Services growth hits 10-month high in December
Services growth hits 10-month high in December

The overall health of the economy remains fragile amid a weak manufacturing sector.

Manufacturing sector contracts for first time in over 2 years
Manufacturing sector contracts for first time in over 2 years

The PMI has slipped below the crucial level of 50.0 for the first time since October 2013.

India beats China as world's fastest growing economy in 2015
India beats China as world's fastest growing economy in 2015

India outpaced China as the world's fastest growing economy in 2015 and is expected to clock 7-7.5 percent growth in the New Year.

India may be third largest economy after 2030
India may be third largest economy after 2030

India could become the world's third largest economy after 2030 and its ascension could see France and Italy kicked out of the exclusive G8 group or its membership increased to 10 to accommodate India and Brazil.

CAD remains in check; likely to be less than $25 bn: Barclays
CAD remains in check; likely to be less than $25 bn: Barclays

According to experts, a CAD up to 2.5 percent of GDP can be financed with the current level of foreign fund inflows and remittances.

Structural reforms, GST, ease of doing business among top priorities for New Year: Jaitley
Structural reforms, GST, ease of doing business among top priorities for New Year: Jaitley

Jaitley said 2015 a year of global turmoil and volatility while the Indian economy emerged as the bright spot with 7-7.5% growth prospects.

India's manufacturing sector on the wane in Dec qtr: Ficci
India's manufacturing sector on the wane in Dec qtr: Ficci

The revival prospects for India's manufacturing sector in the October-December quarter seem to be weakening mainly due to a sluggish exports scenario, according to Ficci.

Lower agricultural output, poor rains spoil Modi govt's dream of over 8% growth
Lower agricultural output, poor rains spoil Modi govt's dream of over 8% growth

Govt has lowered the economic growth forecast for the current fiscal to 7-7.5 percent from previously projected 8.1-8.5 percent.

Maintaining growth momentum in 2016 'challenging': HSBC
Maintaining growth momentum in 2016 'challenging': HSBC

India's GDP growth quickened to 7.4 percent in the September quarter helped by 9.3 percent growth in manufacturing.

India slaps antidumping duty on certain stainless steel prods
India slaps antidumping duty on certain stainless steel prods

India on Friday imposed anti-dumping duty of up to 57.39 percent on import of certain stainless steel products from China, Korea, the US and EU for five years to save the domestic industry from cheap shipments.

Cane arrears come down to Rs 6,681 crore till November 15
Cane arrears come down to Rs 6,681 crore till November 15

The arrears to be paid by mills to sugarcane farmers have come down to Rs 6,681 crore from a peak of Rs 17,301 crore in July this year, Parliament was informed on Friday.

Nomura sees India's GDP growth at 7.8 % and 8% 2016-2017
Nomura sees India's GDP growth at 7.8 % and 8% 2016-2017

India is in the initial stages of a business cycle recovery with Gross Domestic Growth expected at 7.8 percent in 2016 and 8 percent in 2017, up from 7.3 percent expectation for this year, Japanese financial group Nomura forecast today.

Fiscal consolidation process on track: Jayant Sinha

To mobilise higher amount of resources, he said the government has been taking legal, administrative and technological measures.

India's services sector growth at five-month low in November
India's services sector growth at five-month low in November

Growth fell from October's eight-month high of 53.2 to 50.1 in November.

`India's growth helps to paint brighter global economic outlook, but risk may come from inside`
`India's growth helps to paint brighter global economic outlook, but risk may come from inside`

India still being predominantly an agricultural country depends on the rain God.

India has potential to recharge Asian growth engine: US
India has potential to recharge Asian growth engine: US

India has "enormous potential" to recharge the Asian growth engine as the country remains unintegrated into global production sharing and is relatively at an early stage of its development trajectory, a top US-based economist has said.

'India poised for one of highest growth in emerging Asia'
'India poised for one of highest growth in emerging Asia'

OECD noted that large non-performing loan is a potential barrier to continued growth.