Costlier onion, veggies push inflation to 5-month

Rising prices of onions and other vegetables pushed inflation to a five-month high of 5.79 percent in July even as the government and RBI battled to stabilise the rupee.

‘Centre, UP govt did nothing to check price rise’

SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav blamed UPA-led coalition at Centre and BSP govt in UP for inflation.