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Rupee slips 19 paise to 69.45 vs USD in early trade ahead of RBI policy outcome

Forex traders said that foreign fund outflows and rising crude oil prices also kept pressure on the Indian rupee. The RBI's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) is slated to announce its bi-monthly policy decision later in the day.

Elephant in the room: Food inflation shadow over June 6 RBI rate meeting

Between December 2018 and April 2019, annual wholesale food price inflation rose from –0.42% to 7.37%


Sensex ends 192 points lower after RBI lowers GDP forecast

After a volatile session, the 30-share Sensex index settled 192.40 points, or 0.49 per cent, lower at 38,684.72. In a similar movement, the broader NSE Nifty slipped below the 11,600 mark.

Explained: Why RBI may cut lending rates at MPC review today

There is a strong possibility that the Monetary Policy Committee would announce a 25 basis points cut (one basis point is one-hundredth of a per cent), even as a section of the market is rooting for a deeper, 50 basis points cut.

RBI monetary policy statement today: What to expect

The anticipation of a rate hike has increased in the past month as oil prices climbed, the rupee's slide accelerated and concerns on liquidity emerged.

Ahead of RBI policy meet, FM Arun Jaitley pitches for interest rate cut

The Reserve Bank is scheduled to hold its first bi-monthly monetary policy review for 2016-17 on Tuesday.


Key task: Keeping inflation low, well into the future, says Rajan

US Fed call does not change RBI’s monetary policy machinations, says RBI chief Raghuram Rajan

Monetary policy committee: Will the Reserve Bank Governor have the last say?

The revised IFC proposes to do away with the veto power enjoyed by RBI Governor on policy rates, instead suggesting a decision by a majority vote.

Only hard options

Way out of current slump is for government to step up public investment. RBI needs to make a deep cut.

Being overcautious

RBI doesn’t cut rates, even amid indications that now threats stem more from growth than inflation.

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Raghuram Rajan announces RBI monetary policy

Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan today said the 25 basis point repo rate hike will help rein in consumer price rise.