Economic crisis: Is the future bleak?

As economic crisis in the developed economies continues, the best that is on offer is a slow recovery; the high growth rates of 1992-2007 are not likely to return anytime soon, says a new book.

Union Budget 2015: Budget likely to focus on curbing inflation

Union Budget 2015: Budget likely to focus on curbing inflation.

CAD, rising prices to be tackled on urgent basis: Nirmala Sitharaman

The rising Current Account Deficit (CAD) and galloping prices are the issues which will be tackled on an urgent basis by the government, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said here today.

VK Singh demands immediate dissolution of Parliament

Former Army chief General VK Sigh on Monday hit out at the UPA-II for rising prices, corruption, blackmoney, land acquisition policy and demanded dissolving of Parliament.

Beni Prasad not aware of position of farmers: Jaitley

Union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma had earlier said that he was "happy" over rising prices of food items as it will benefit farmers.

Beni Prasad `happy` with rising prices, criticised

Union Minister Beni Prasad Verma on Sunday said that inflation is good for farmers and they will benefit from rising prices.

Kerala High Court slams frequent petrol price hike

Kerala HC said that within the last one year, there had been a 40 percent hike in petroleum prices, causing immense hardhship to the common man.

`UPA Govt`s pro-market policy to be blamed for rising prices`

The UPA government has failed
to check the spiralling prices of food items and other
essential commodities as it has "totally surrendered" before
the market forces, the CPI said on Tuesday.

CPI(M) plans to mobilise lakhs for nationwide protest

As the CPI(M) planned to mobilise around 25 lakh people across the country for their `Jail Bharo` agitation against price rise next month, its West Bengal unit will not be part of the programme but would do picketing only.

Left slams Centre for spiralling prices

Slamming the Centre for indulging in blame game for price spiral, the Left on Thursday said the government will have to make a policy shift to arrest the situation, which it termed as a fall-out of economic liberalisation.

Speaker happy at consensus on price rise discussion

Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar Thursday said she was very happy that political parties had reached a consensus on holding a discussion on rising prices.

November inflation at 4.78% not a surprise: Fin Secy

The government on Monday said the
spike in inflation to 4.78 percent in November was on
expected lines and does not call for any immediate action.

BJP holds demonstrations against rising prices

The Delhi BJP on Tuesday held a
demonstration protesting hike in bus fares, rising prices
of essential commodities and inflated bills.

`Pulses consumption decreased due to price rise`

Soaring prices have forced households to cut down the intake of pulses, a study by industry body Assocham said.