India GDP for second quarter 2015-16 grows at 7.4%; manufacturing spikes 9.3%
India GDP for second quarter 2015-16 grows at 7.4%; manufacturing spikes 9.3%

India's GDP for the second quarter of 2015-16 is 7.4%, slightly more than 7.1% growth observed in the first quarter.

India to grow faster than 7.5% in coming years: PM
India to grow faster than 7.5% in coming years: PM

In Malaysia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi projected India as a bright spot amid global slowdown, and said Indian economy is set to grow faster than 7.5% in the coming years.

4G will revolutionise telecom sector, help growth: Prasad

Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said fourth generation (4G) technology will be the next revolution in the telecom sector with a lot of potential for India`s economic growth.

'Foreign Trade Policy after Budget'

Exporters have already raised concerns over the delay in announcement of the FTP. Ten months of the current fiscal are already over.

India to revise GDP measurement next year, economy may be larger

India will soon revise the way it measures gross domestic product to reflect under-represented and informal economic sectors, two government sources said, in an initiative that is expected to show the economy is larger than previously thought.

5.7% Q1 growth has generated huge positive sentiment: Modi

Encouraged by economic growth of 5.7 percent in the first quarter, 2014-15, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said it has generated a "huge positive sentiment" while exhorting Japanese businessmen to invest in India.

Economy to grow much faster in coming quarter: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that the economy is expected to grow much faster in the coming quarters than the growth of 5.7 percent in gross domestic product (GDP) achieved during the first quarter of the current fiscal.

Sectors displaying negative growth rise in Q3: Survey

The survey found that industrial activity in the October- December 2013 quarter remained subdued and grim, treading along the growth path of the previous quarter.

India may see better growth: Citigroup

"The key takeaway was that, in contrast to trends in June/July, (about) 70 percent of investors felt that India was in a better position to face the 'actual' taper," it said.

GDP growth likely edged up to 4.6% last quarter

Economic growth virtually halved in two years to 5 percent in the last fiscal year - the lowest level in a decade.

IMF cuts India growth estimate to 3.75% in 2013

The IMF, in its latest World Economic Outlook report, also said India is among the economies that may require more tightening to address inflation pressure.

Economy to grow at 5.5% this fiscal: Rangarajan

India's economy is likely to grow at around 5.5 percent this fiscal on account of strong farm output, Prime Minister's economic advisor C Rangarajan said Tuesday.

Create conducive investment environment to boost growth: RBI

The growth of industrial production decelerated to 2.3 percent in April after picking up in the preceding month.

India will be back to 8% growth in few years: Khurshid

"We are quite confident of getting back to 7 or 8 percent growth in a few years," Khurshid said, addressing an audience of academics, students and UK-based Indian entrepreneurs for the first-ever India Day at Oxford University.

Indian economic growth 'below trend': OECD

OECD's conclusions are based on Composite Leading Indicators that are designed to anticipate turning points in economic activities.

Steps taken by govt to revive growth in 2013-14: Rajan

The economic growth in the January-March quarter stood at 4.8 percent and for the full fiscal it was at decade's low of 5 percent.

BofA-ML trims India's FY14 GDP forecast yet again to 5.8%

Bank of America Merill Lynch (BofA-ML) on Monday lowered India's GDP growth projection yet again, saying the economy will expand at 5.8 percent during the current fiscal in view of tight liquidity and slow industrial recovery.

GDP growth likely to be between 6-6.5% in FY14: CII

The country's economic growth is expected to be in the 6-6.5 percent range in 2013-14, while wholesale price index inflation may be above 7 percent, according to CII survey.

Core sector growth slips to a decade low of 2.6% in FY'13

Reflecting slowdown in the economy, the growth rate of core infrastructure industries slipped to a decade low of 2.6 percent in 2012-13 mainly on account of declining output of crude oil and natural gas.

Indian economy to grow at 6.4% in 2013: United Nations

Indian economy is likely to grow at 6.4 percent rate in 2013, outpacing the 6 percent expansion in developing Asia-Pacific economies in the same period, a United Nations report said Thursday.