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WPI inflation rises sharply to 3.24 per cent in August

Vegetable prices shot up by 44.91 per cent in August, as against 21.95 per cent in July. Onion prices witnessed a sharp surge at 88.46 per cent in August, as against a contraction of 9.50 per cent in the previous month.

Inflation falls to 5-yr low but RBI may hold rates

From 5.19% in July, inflation down to 3.74% in Aug; lowest since Oct 2009.


Inflation eases to nearly 5-year low of 3.74 pct in August

Declining prices of vegetable and other food articles pulled down wholesale inflation sharply...

Retail inflation drops to 9.31% in May

Food prices for consumers rose an annual 10.65 percent in May.

BSE Sensex snaps rising trend,dips 14 pts,RIL,HDFC,TCS shares lead fall

BSE Sensex today declined by 14 points on fag-end selling by funds in heavyweights.

BSE Sensex down 98 points in early trade,Infosys falls 1.5%

The 30-share barometer fell by 98.34 points,or 0.53 per cent,to trade at 18,144.22 points.


India inflation accelerates to 6.84% in Feb

The reading for December was revised up to 7.31 percent from 7.18 percent.

Crisil launches core inflation indicator

Rating agency Crisil released the Crisil Core Inflation Indicator (CCII).

Food inflation plunges to six-year low

Food inflation fell sharply to a six-year low of 0.42% as prices of essential items declined.

New inflation index from August

The new system of inflation measurement would cover price changes of about 250 extra items.