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After a year of expansion, IIP contracts to - 3.2% in Nov

Chief economic advisor Subramanian attributes decline to statistical reasons.

Inflation dips to over five-year low but food prices stay high

This was the second fall of headline inflation in three months.

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Left over on the table

Many battles remain to be fought to fix the WTO Agreement on Agriculture.

Monsoons don’t really affect food prices

Chances are poor monsoon will not affect food inflation levels in any serious manner.

WPI inflation eases to 5.43 pct in June on slower increases in food prices

PM Narendra Modi has ordered a crackdown on hoarding and set limits on export of onions, potatoes.

Five-month high: Expensive food items push inflation to 6.01% in May

In April, wholesale prices rose at their slowest pace in two months to 5.20 per cent.

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Inflation hits 8-month low on easing food prices

The development provides an opportunity to the Reserve Bank of India to soften its hawkish monetary stance.

Industrial output data begins countdown to RBI monetary policy review

Factory data will be followed by more important December inflation data on January 13.

CPI update: Lower weightage on food,new base year

Retail inflation in November stood at 11.24 per cent with food inflation at a much higher 14.72 per cent.

RBI expected to raise rates as inflation remains sticky

Governor Raghuram Rajan,who delivered two straight repo hikes since he took over on September 4,had termed fighting inflation as the bank’s “key responsibility”.

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