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GDP growth rate


Banks worried, see ballooning of bad loans in second half of 2020-21

May 23, 2020 12:29 pm

According to data provided by different banks, nearly 25-30 per cent of their outstanding loans have come under moratorium.

Ind-Ra cuts India's FY21 GDP growth further to 1.9%, lowest in 29 years

April 27, 2020 3:52 pm

The rating agency said the revised number is based on the assumption that the partial lockdown will continue till mid-May.

First stimulus by Centre targets poor, later announcements should keep the financial system running

March 28, 2020 10:49 am

Some observers are also concerned about what high deficits would do to India’s credit ratings. It remains to be seen how agencies respond to globally large fiscal deficits monetised by central banks; India may not be an outlier here.

Govt should tackle the demand side instead of dealing with the supply side of the economy

March 10, 2020 9:37 am

This government is barking up the wrong tree. First of all, it is solely responsible for the present slowdown. Second, it has no understanding of what has caused the problem. Third, therefore, it is flailing its arms in all directions except the right one and causing more pain.

BJP trumpeted of bringing 'acche din' but 'punctured' the economy: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

August 31, 2019 6:47 pm

She also asked the Centre to clarify who is responsible for "destroying" the economy. Senior Congress leaders Manish Tewari, Jairam Ramesh and Anand Sharma also criticised the Modi government over poor growth rate.

GDP growth in second quarter of financial year 2018 likely to recover significantly: SBI note

November 30, 2017 12:39 pm

After a disappointing Quarter-1 which saw India registering 5.7 per cent GDP growth, the second quarter growth of financial year 2018  is likely to trend higher and might be in at 6.3 per cent to 6.4 per cent band (GVA at 6.1-6.2%) with a downward bias, according to a SBI note

Economy may grow at 6.5% for 2017-18, says former RBI governor C Rangarajan

October 10, 2017 7:32 pm

The country's GDP growth rate was pegged at 5.7 per cent for the quarter ended June 30.

Unhealthy pallor

April 04, 2016 12:12 am

Not so good news for the economy: Investment rate continues to fall even as industrial and agricultural pickup is anaemic.

In times of uncertainty, credibility matters

December 13, 2014 3:16 am

Performing a background check on the developer and taking additional precautions may prevent buyers from falling prey to misleading promotions that are attractive only on paper.

Cong attacks govt over slip in GDP growth rate

November 29, 2014 2:08 am

Anand Sharma also attacked the government for not slashing fuel prices, despite a fall in crude rates.