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Possible deflation may become a real challenge: Subramanian

CEA expresses hope that growth will be close to 8 per cent in 2015-16.

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Majority in RBI panel favoured cutting rate in last policy review

RBI Governor went against the views of four out of seven members in the TAC.

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Inflation: Wholesale takes retail route, dips to record low

Economy stabilised, ‘significant improvement’ can be expected during the current fiscal, says Centre

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RBI breathes easy as CPI falls to 3.78 per cent

Retail inflation has halved over the 19 months from double digit levels, giving the RBI scope to ease policy rates to help boost growth.

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Deconstructing inflation

The central bank continues to misread the situation because it persists in using year-on-year data.

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Cut and miss

RBI misses an opportunity to cut rates. And risks a hardening of stance by the political establishment.

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Make the cut

A waning supply shock in an environment of tepid demand affords RBI elbow room to wield the knife.

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Wholesale inflation at (-)2.4%, in negative zone for 8th month

Wholesale Price Index (WPI) based inflation was (-)2.36 per cent in May. It has been in the negative zone since November 2014.

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Retail inflation hits 8-month high, up 5.4% on rise in pulse prices

The government will release on Tuesday the data on wholesale price inflation, which had stayed in the negative zone for seven consecutive months.

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India’s retail inflation at 8-month high of 5.4 pc in June

The retail inflation measured in terms of Consumer Price Index (CPI) was at 5.01 per cent in May. The rate of price rise was at 6.77 per cent in June last year.

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Correct Price Index

Monetary policy should take output into account directly, not switch focus to WPI.

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Inflation negative for 7th straight month on subdued food, fuel prices

Inflation in May last year was 6.18 per cent. The lower inflation comes amid a forecast of deficient monsoon this year.

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At the rate of?: Measures of inflation make monetary policy a fraught issue

In these unusual times, measures of inflation make monetary policy a fraught issue.

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Inside, outside

The external environment has had both a positive and negative effect on India’s economy.

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The citizen’s real questions

Statistics and facts give the lie to P. Chidambaram’s ‘anecdotal evidence’ and stray remarks. If inflation had not fallen, and corruption continued, they would have figured at the top of his column.