India GDP growth

GDP grows 4.8% in Q2; fiscal deficit, inflation up

The July-September period was the fourth successive quarter of economic growth below 5 percent and compared with 5.2 percent expansion in the same period last year.

Nov 29, 2013, 18:35 PM IST

India’s economic growth clocked at 4.8% for Q2

India's economic growth hit a decade low of 5 percent in 2012-13 on account of poor performances in the farm, manufacturing and mining sectors.

Nov 29, 2013, 17:32 PM IST

World Bank cuts India's 2013-14 GDP forecast to 4.7%

Close on the heels of the IMF, the World Bank on Wednesday slashed India's economic growth forecast for the current financial year to 4.7 percent from an earlier projection of 6.1 percent.

Oct 16, 2013, 15:14 PM IST

India analysing global market to boost exports

The move is aimed at boosting the country's exports and containing the ballooning current account deficit (CAD).

Sep 19, 2013, 21:11 PM IST

Lowering of growth estimate is normal, even IMF does: Montek

Unfazed by frequent lowering of growth projections by different official agencies, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia Tuesday said even multilateral agencies like IMF do that.

Sep 17, 2013, 22:38 PM IST

Nomura cuts India's FY'14 GDP forecast to 4.2%

According to Nomura, downside risks to the growth outlook have materialised with financial conditions tightening much more than anticipated.

Sep 02, 2013, 18:20 PM IST

Economy to grow at 5.5%; no 1991-like crisis: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday said India is not heading back to a 1991-like crisis, when the country was forced to pledge its gold to pay import bills, and the economy would expand by 5.5 percent in the current fiscal.

Aug 30, 2013, 13:45 PM IST

India’s GDP grows at 4.4% in June quarter, lowest in four years

With no sign of the economy recovering, India’s GDP for the quarter in June grew by 4.4 percent, the lowest in the last four years.

Aug 30, 2013, 08:59 AM IST

Economic growth seen below 5% in 2013/14: Poll

India's struggling economy is likely to grow even more slowly this fiscal year than the decade low of 5 percent struck last year, as investment will stay weak due to inadequate reforms and uncertainty ahead of a looming election, a Reuters poll showed.

Aug 27, 2013, 18:16 PM IST

Current Indian economic scenario similar to 1991 crisis: Barclays

Stating that the current economic scenario is similar to 1991-92 crisis, foreign brokerage Barclays on Tuesday said credit growth of banks will slow down to 10-11 percent levels, just like it did during the crisis in early 90s.

Aug 20, 2013, 18:05 PM IST

Crisil slashes GDP forecast to 5.5% on rupee weakness

Crisil citied reduced likelihood of monetary easing going forward due to falling rupee.

Jul 25, 2013, 20:18 PM IST

Plan Comm punches holes into Gujarat's economic model

The report states that poorer states, like Odisha, have done better than Gujarat in lifting people existing below the poverty line.

Jun 18, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

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.

Jun 02, 2013, 18:10 PM IST

'GDP numbers on expected line, recovery to be moderate'

The weak GDP growth numbers released Friday were on expected lines and any recovery going forward would be moderate, rating agencies and brokerages said.

May 31, 2013, 21:26 PM IST

FY13 GDP growth slows to decade low of 5%; fiscal deficit improves

Pulled down by poor performance of farm, manufacturing and mining sectors, economic growth slowed to 4.8 percent in the January-March quarter.

May 31, 2013, 11:20 AM IST

Government will remove investment bottlenecks: PM

Low investments, particularly in infrastructure sector, have been a “big bottleneck” to the Indian economy and holding up the growth, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has said, adding the government is trying to address the problem.

May 26, 2013, 22:14 PM IST

'India's growth strategy holds lessons for developing nations'

India's strategy of fuelling growth with market-based policies and eradicating poverty by "growing the pie rather than slicing it" holds lessons for other developing countries, two eminent Indian-American economists have said.

May 25, 2013, 18:03 PM IST

Economy turning around; GDP to exceed 6%: PM

Speaking on the fourth anniversary celebrations of UPA-II government here, Singh said 8 percent growth rate was possible if the Congress-led coalition is voted to power again next year.

May 22, 2013, 22:46 PM IST

India's economy to grow at 5.5-6.5% in 2013: Moody's

Indian economy is expected to pick up and grow in the range of 5.5-6.5 percent in 2013 even though government steps for new investments have been "relatively small in scope", Moody's said Wednesday.

May 15, 2013, 21:11 PM IST

India economy projected to grow by 6.2% in FY14: NCAER

The RBI in its annual monetary policy review for 2013-14 last week had projected GDP growth rate of the country for the current fiscal at 5.7 percent.

May 07, 2013, 19:38 PM IST