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Inflation declined to a five-and-a-half year low of 0.39 pc in January

However, the food prices remained high, according to the the data released.

At 0.11%, WPI nearly flat in Dec

RBI may soften its policy stance in the forthcoming monetary policy review in February.

A deep cut

The big picture points to the need for significant monetary easing.


Inflation falls to 5-year low of 2.38 per cent in September

Fuel and power index also declined by 0.3 per cent due to lower price of petrol.


New PPI index likely to replace WPI by FY16

Across the world, WPI has been replaced by PPI given its comprehensive nature.

New index to replace WPI likely by FY16; trials to begin soon

The PPI provides a broader coverage in terms of products and industries and it also includes services, something which is not a part of the WPI.

WPI inflation offers a breather, eases to a 5-month low in July

Food prices remain high but vegetable costs, as a group, fall.


Inflation eases to 9-month low of 4.68% in Feb

The Reserve Bank Of India is scheduled to announce the next monetary policy on April 1.

WPI inflation at 14-month high; rate hike on the cards

India Inc,while acknowledging the development,sought some relief on the interest rate front for propping up the economic growth.

Clean the viewfinder

RBI must keep its focus,resist being diverted from the objective of price stability


Inflation in goods used by rich higher than those by poor: PHD

The impact of price rise as measured by the Wholesale Price Index (WPI) is found higher on rich class.


Manufacturing PMI contracts for 3rd consecutive month to 49.6 in October

According to HSBC survey,business climate within the country remained tough.

Aviation Ministry rejects inflation-indexed airport charges

Ministry it should be other way round with construction of an index that allows for progressively lower charges.

Inflation soars to 6.46% as onion prices continue India’s tear-jerker streak,spike RBI rate cut hopes

India inflation soars as onion prices jump a whopping 323% year on year in Sept,fruits 13%.


Monetary policy: Raghuram Rajan’s RBI likely to leave key policy rates unchanged

Majority of economists,polled in a survey,expect central bank’s focus to remain on rupee stability.