Households' inflation expectation at over 10%: RBI

Households' inflation expectation at over 10%: RBI

Indian households expect inflation at over 10 percent in the year ahead, twice as much as RBI's retail inflation target of 5 percent by March 2017, according to a survey conducted by the Reserve Bank of India.

Double blow to economy: IIP plunges to over 4-year low; inflation accelerates

Double blow to economy: IIP plunges to over 4-year low; inflation accelerates

Dragged by poor manufacturing output, industrial production plunged to an over four-year low, contracting 3.2 percent in November, while retail inflation inched up in December, a set of data which RBI will consider in its monetary policy review next month.

December retail inflation inches up for 5th month to 5.61%

December retail inflation inches up for 5th month to 5.61%

Rising for the fifth straight month, retail inflation or CPI quickened to 5.61 percent in December, mainly on costlier vegetables and cereals, limiting the headroom for the Reserve Bank to lower rate next month.

India's IIP growth suffers sharpest fall in more than 4 years

India's IIP growth suffers sharpest fall in more than 4 years

India's annual industrial output contracted in November, its worst performance in more than four years, while retail inflation picked up, complicating the central bank`s task of steering monetary policy at a time of international deflation.

Lower inflation result of reforms, global oil prices: FinMin

Lower inflation result of reforms, global oil prices: FinMin

WPI-based inflation has come down from 6.0 percent in 2013-14 to 2.0 percent in 2014-15. The wholesale inflation has been in the negative zone since November 2014 and stood at -3.8 percent in October 2015.

Retail inflation at 14-month high of 5.41%; food prices spike

Retail inflation at 14-month high of 5.41%; food prices spike

Retail inflation rose for the 4th-month in a row in November, accelerating to 14-month high of 5.41 percent on sharp pickup in food prices, posing a challenge to further easing of monetary policy by the Reserve Bank.

Retail inflation may rise to 5.5% in Q4: Survey

Retail inflation may rise to 5.5% in Q4: Survey

The retail inflation is likely to rise to 5.5 percent in the last quarter of this fiscal and thereafter may moderate to 5.2 percent by September 2016, says an RBI-sponsored survey of professional forecasters.

Uptick in retail inflation warrants vigilance: RBI

Uptick in retail inflation warrants vigilance: RBI

Uptick in retail inflation in the last two months, especially in non-food items, warrants vigilance, Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan said today.

Inflation completely under control in India: CEA

Inflation completely under control in India: CEA

Inflation is completely under control and it is well within the target of the Reserve Bank, Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian said Wednesday.

Retail inflation rises to 5% in October on dearer food items

Retail inflation rises to 5% in October on dearer food items

Overall consumer food inflation during the month rose to 5.25 percent in October, government data showed Thursday.

IIP rises to 3-year high of 6.4% in August; retail inflation in comfort zone

IIP rises to 3-year high of 6.4% in August; retail inflation in comfort zone

Showing signs of recovery, industrial output rose to nearly 3-year high of 6.4 percent in August on improvement in manufacturing and capital goods while retail inflation remained with in comfort zone.

Retail inflation rises to 4.41% in September on dearer food items

Retail inflation rises to 4.41% in September on dearer food items

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) based inflation in August stood at 3.74 percent on cheaper vegetables, fruits and protein rich items, government data showed Monday.

Retail inflation up at 4.41% in September from 3.66% in August

Retail inflation up at 4.41% in September from 3.66% in August

After touching a new low of 3.66 percent in August, retail inflation rose to 4.41 percent in the month of September on the back of higher prices of vegetables and fruits especially onion and pulses.

Retail inflation for factory workers flat at 4.35% in August

Retail inflation for industrial workers for August remained almost flat at 4.35 percent in August compared with 4.37 percent in July this year.

WPI, retail inflation touch new lows bolstering rate cut hopes

WPI, retail inflation touch new lows bolstering rate cut hopes

Consumer price inflation eased to 3.66 percent in August from 3.69 percent, while wholesale prices tumbled for a tenth straight month to minus 4.95 percent compared with a provisional (-) 4.05 percent in July.

Retail inflation falls to a new low of 3.66% in August

Retail inflation fell to a new low of 3.66 percent in August due to a slower rate of price rise in vegetables, fruits and protein items, except pulses, which may prompt the Reserve Bank to cut rates at its September 29 policy meet.

August retail inflation hits a multi-year low of 3.66%

August retail inflation hits a multi-year low of 3.66%

Retail inflation for the month of August fell to multi-year low of 3.66 percent on account of cheaper food prices, including of vegetables, fruits and cereals, as per data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO).

RBI will take note of falling inflation: Jaitley

Making a case for interest rate cut, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Tuesday hoped that RBI will take note of the declining inflation and take a decision accordingly.

Retail inflation at record low, industrial production at 4-month high

Retail inflation fell to a record low of 3.78 percent in July and industrial production hit a 4-month high of 3.8 percent in June, which may bring cheer to investors and add to the clamour for interest rate cut by RBI.

Inflation under control, economy on mend: Finance Secy

With crude prices still falling, inflation is expected to remain under control, Finance Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi said Wednesday while emphasising that industrial production growth shows that the economy is on mend.