Bitter pills necessary for growth: Shikha Sharma

In a candid interview with Mihir Bhatt of Zee Media Corp, Shikha Sharma shares her views on India`s growth prospects, upcoming Union Budget, inflation and much more.

Modi should go for quick disinvestment

Having received a decisive mandate, the world expects Modi to shun singles and doubles to focus on some lusty big hits!

DBS pegs FY15 GDP growth at 5.5% on positive poll outcome

The Dalal Street has been on a song for the past few weeks.

PMO cites growth data to insist Manmohan Singh was not weak

Pankaj Pachauri countered the damaging claims made by a former Media Adviser.

Reforms to give 110-mn job boost to economy in 10 yrs: Goldman

As general elections draw closer, global financial major Goldman Sachs said 40 million new manufacturing jobs can be created in a decade if states follow flexible labour laws like in Gujarat.

Much ado about nothing: Analysts on economic impact of polls

Credit Suisse as well as Bank of America Merrill Lynch have conveyed these views in the research notes prepared for their respective clients in India and abroad.

Elections won`t kick-start investments: Credit Suisse

According to the global financial services major, there can be four scenarios post elections.

Narendra Modi`s win unlikely to boost growth: Moody`s

Senior economist Glenn Levine cited weakness in the real economy as the reason for his pessimism

India lost a decade of growth under UPA rule: Narendra Modi

India, he said, was not only suffering from fiscal deficit but also from "governance deficit, trust deficit, security deficit and moral deficit.

Being born in India is like winning lottery of history: UK envoy

"Being born in India in 21st century is like winning lottery of history" - This is how British envoy explained immense potential for growth in India.

Indian economy in grim situation

The eternal optimists might be in for a setback!

Division over GDP estimates sharpen

While the government led by PMEAC is rather bullish, independent economic think tanks are somewhat muted in their growth expectation.

India growth to overtake China: Kaushik Basu

India`s growth rate is poised to overtake China`s within two to three years, despite a near-term slowdown, India`s chief economic adviser Kaushik Basu said on Monday.

India to grow at 9.50% in 2010: IMF

India`s growth will accelerate to about 9.50% in 2010 as robust corporate profits and favourable financing conditions fuel investment.

India to grow 9-10 percent for 25 years, says PM

India will grow at the rate of 9 to 10 percent for the next 25 years, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Monday.

Indian executives high on morale; more satisfied with jobs

In a contrast to the gloomy sentiment in the US, Indian executives have higher morale and are more satisfied with their current positions, a survey has said.

Religare Macquarie on a hiring spree

Religare Macquarie Private Wealth
is planning to quadruple its head-count to close to 900 in the
next three years in a bid to tap the increasing growth
opportunities in the wealth management business.

Credit Suisse ups GDP growth to 6.2% from 4.9%

Revising upwards its forecast on India`s GDP growth to 6.2 per cent from the earlier 4.9 per cent, Credit Suisse on Tuesday said the Reserve Bank of India may start increasing interestrates from the first quarter of 2010.