Leader of Opposition in Delhi Assembly Vijender Gupta on Sunday accused the AAP government of failing to take steps to curb rise in prices of food items, medicines as well as power and water tariff in the city.
Zimbabwe's central bank says banknotes from its old currency, which collapsed and was discarded years ago because of runaway inflation, can be exchanged for American dollars. But 100 trillion Zimbabwean dollars will fetch only 40 US cents.
Aimed at battling inflation and sub-standard quality of essential goods in the market, a group of enterprising villagers has opened a 'mall' here, selling a wide range of products at attractive discounts.
Launching a scathing attack on the Centre's claim of arresting inflation, Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Saturday accused Finance Minister Arun Jaitley of indulging in "big talk" and sought to know if he had ever visited a market to know about the situation.
The new service tax rate of 14 percent will come into effect from June 1, government said Tuesday, in a move that will make eating out in restaurants, insurance and phone bills expensive, among many other things.
Minister of Agriculture Radha Mohan Singh while talking to Zee News said that he won't let the unseasonal rains let inflation to rise. He also said that all possible help will be provided to the states suffering from the menace of untimely rains.