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Waiting for the cut

It’s not a useful strategy. Because the heavy-lifting to revive growth must be done by government, not RBI

RBI Monetary Policy review: Pause or hike, opinion divided

With lack of clarity on inflationary and fiscal risks, neutral stance may persist.


Sensex soars 577 points on higher growth forecast, global cues

The BSE Sensex, which opened strong at 33,289.96, surged to the session's high of 33,637.46 soon after the RBI's policy announcement, before finally ending at 33,596.80, up 577.73 points, or 1.75 per cent.

MPC policy review on October 3-4: RBI likely to hit pause button over high consumer inflation

Lower foodgrain output, rising crude cost likely to keep prices elevated

Lending rate cuts key to economic recovery: Report

Regarding the Reserve Bank's monetary policy stance, the report said that the central bank is expected to key policy rates by 25 bps December 6 policy review meet as inflation is expected to normalise and stay well within the RBI's 2-6 per cent range.

RBI repo rate cut: Here is what the industry leaders are saying

Lauding the step taken by the central government, Finance Ministry said that the decision is an important step to achieve sustained growth consistent with moderate inflation and India's potential.


Reserve Bank pauses, waits for lower inflation

We have ... an economy which is well and truly in recovery: Raghuram Rajan

Sensex tanks 661 points on RBI’s revival concerns, drought fears

Crisil revised GDP growth forecast down by 50 bps to 7.4% from 7.9%, predicted agriculture growth to be 1.5% on a weak base of 0.2% in FY15.

Cut to the chase

Threat of a poor monsoon came in the way of a deeper rate cut by RBI. Now, government must keep an eye on food inflation.

Inflation dips to -2.06% in Feb on cheaper food, fuel items

Sharp fall raises industry clamour for a rate cut by Reserve Bank.