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IMF bullish on India's growth story

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 19:02

Sounding bullish about India, International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects country's economic growth to move up to 5.5 percent in the current fiscal and 6.25 percent in the next fiscal.

RBI may eventually tighten rates to tame inflation: HSBC

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 16:26

The Reserve Bank of India is likely to remain in wait-and-watch mode now, but will eventually need to tighten policy rates to contain upside risks to inflation, an HSBC report said.

Retail, wholesale inflation rises in March; dashes hopes for rate-cut

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 20:31

While wholesale inflation in March rose to a three-month high of 5.7 percent, retail inflation inched up to 8.31 percent after softening for three straight months since December.

Retail inflation rises to 8.31% in March

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 18:35

Retail inflation in March inched up to 8.31 percent from 8.03 in February, mainly on account of a rise in fruit and vegetable prices.

Retail inflation rises to 8.31% in March on higher food prices

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 17:42

Costlier vegetable prices pushed up the retail inflation to 9.1 percent in March compared to the 8.57 percent in February inching closer towards the double digit mark.

'Food supply constraints should be addressed by new govt'

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 17:26

Tackling supply side constraints for arresting food prices should be the top most priority of the new government, India Inc Tuesday said, after inflation rose again in March after three months.

Sensex slumps 144 pts as inflation, IIP worries negate Infy gain

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 17:19

Sensex Tuesday fell further by 144 points as investors booked profits at high levels after inflation soared to a three-month high for March dashing hopes of any rate cut by the Reserve Bank.

Rate cuts unlikely before March next: Bofa-ML

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 15:14

US brokerage Bank of America-Merrill Lynch on Tuesday said its sees the first rate cut this fiscal only in March next as inflation is expected to fall only by December end on a decline in commodity prices driven by the US Fed tapering.

Costlier food items push inflation higher at 5.7% in March

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 13:27

The inflation in the food items, based on the wholesale price index (WPI), shot up by 9.9 percent in March as against 8.12 percent in the previous month.

March WPI inflation rises to 3-month high of 5.7%

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 12:16

The annual rate of inflation, based on monthly Wholesale Price Index (WPI), stood at 5.7 percent for the month of March as compared to 4.68 percent for the previous month.

Q4 earnings, inflation data to drive stocks this week: Experts

Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 11:57

Stock markets will remain closed on Monday and Friday for Ambedkar Jayanti and Good Friday, respectively.

ECB says further euro strengthening would trigger looser monetary policy

Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 00:16

A further strengthening of the euro exchange rate would require more loosening in the European Central Bank`s monetary policy to keep the overall policy stance as accommodative as it is now, ECB President Mario Draghi said on Saturday.