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Economists call for raising voice against suppression of data

Indian statistics and institutions associated with it have however come under cloud for being influenced and indeed even controlled by political considerations, joint statement said.

GDP growth rate for FY18 revised upwards to 7.2% from 6.7%

In terms of gross value added at constant (2011-12), there has been a growth of 6.9 per cent in 2017-18, as against growth of 7.9 per cent in 2016-17.


Riding on agriculture, manufacturing sectors, India to grow at 7.2% in 2018-19: CSO

According to the CSO data, the expansion in activities in 'agriculture, forestry and fishing' is likely to increase to 3.8 per cent in the current fiscal from 3.4 per cent in the preceding year.

GDP back series was second best solution: Sudipto Mundle

Sudipto Mundle, told The Indian Express that the estimates were the “second best option” in the absence of comparable data for earlier years up to 1993-94.

Craving Capital

Government must raise public investment by at least one per cent of the GDP

States are able

They must also be willing to do the heavy lifting to kickstart the investment cycle.


A bitter crop

Current rural distress is not about land acquisition. It is rooted in the low viability and high volatility of agriculture.

Achhe din: New GDP series boosts growth, lowers inflation

Inflation in manufacturing has tended to be lower than for other sectors.

Services sector to get a shot in the arm this Budget: Govt

The commerce minister met her US counterpart Penny Pritzker and discussed a host of issues related to the totalisation agreement, intellectual property rights.

NCAER lowers India’s GDP growth forecast for this year to 5 pct

Economic think-tank had suggested that the Indian economy was likely to grow at 5.7 per cent in 2014-15