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‘Telling commentaryon BJP management’: Cong hits out after dip in GDP growth rate

May 30, 2020 1:13 am

Congress leader and former finance minister P Chidambaram blamed the government’s economic management for the new low in GDP growth.

‘Q4FY20 GDP growth likely to be 1.2%, may contract 6.8% in FY21’

May 27, 2020 1:42 am

According to the SBI’s research report ‘Ecowrap’, gross domestic product (GDP) growth is likely to be 4.2 per cent for the full year of FY20.

Covid-19 to cause 4% permanent loss to India's GDP: Crisil

April 30, 2020 6:31 pm

According to Crisil Research, India needs to provide a much higher fiscal stimulus to recover lost ground due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Explained: Why government has cut India's GDP growth rate to 6.1% for 2018-19

February 01, 2020 8:30 am

Downward revision of GDP rate by almost a percentage point further underscores that the government has been underestimating the intensity of economic slowdown

Slow and slower

January 22, 2020 9:53 am

India’s economic slowdown is largely made of domestic issues. Union budget is an opportunity to address them.

Looking up: The farm hope

December 05, 2019 10:54 am

The ongoing price recovery in major crops is in danger of being stymied by knee-jerk government response.

‘Pronounced slowdown’: Moody’s cuts FY20 GDP forecast to 5.8 per cent

October 11, 2019 3:17 am

Meanwhile, India Ratings and Research, part of Fitch Group, also revised its projection down to 6.1 per cent from 6.7 per cent it had estimated a couple of months ago.

Govt roadmap to recoup loss from tax cuts: Sale of land, stake in firms

September 26, 2019 6:54 am

The reduction in corporate tax rates is set to cost Rs 1.45 lakh crore annually. The government has maintained that it would keep its fiscal deficit target of 3.3 per cent of GDP by March 2020.

Linking patriotism to women’s bodies is uncalled for

September 16, 2019 9:35 am

The latest firing of this salvo occurred in the Prime Minister’s Independence Day speech, in which it was declared that having small families is a form of “patriotism”. Such exhortations primarily target women, their bodies and their reproductive autonomy.

Government’s measures show that it is responsive to the economic slowdown

September 13, 2019 11:27 am

While economic alarmists from certain quarters may continue to spread the not so festive cheer, hard facts point towards a healthy Indian economy well on its way towards a decisive turnaround.