Business & Economics

PM Modi Endangering World's Largest Democracy: The Economist
Jan 25 2020 12:52:27 PM

The Economist called out Indian prime minister Narendra Modi over the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) saying that it endangers the world's largest democracy.

Robert Vadra’s shady land deals facilitated by Dubai-based Malayali
Jan 22 2020 08:48:46 AM

The Enforcement Directorate arrested Dubai-based Malayali businessman C C Thampi earlier this week for alleged money laundering.

India's Slowdown Affects Global Economy: Gita Gopinath
Jan 21 2020 12:26:43 PM

Gita Gopinath, the Chief Economist of the International Monetary Fund or IMF said in an exclusive interview that India's economic slowdown in India will affect global growth.

Zomato Buys Uber Eats In India For $350 Million
Jan 21 2020 10:25:46 AM

Zomato, a leading food delivery startup has agreed to buy Uber Eats, Uber Technologies Inc's Indian food delivery business, in an all-stock deal.

India’s Richest 1% Have Four Times 70% Poor People's Health: Oxfam
Jan 20 2020 10:42:47 AM

India's richest 1% of the population holds wealth which is regarded to be four times more than the bottom 70% of the country’s population.

Imported Onions Not Pungent Enough For Indians, Faces Distress Sales
Jan 18 2020 10:50:45 AM

34,000 tonnes of imported onions from Turkey and Egypt face distress sales because they are not "pungent" enough for the Indians.

Retail Inflation On Food Prices Increases Near 6-Year High
Jan 14 2020 11:30:20 AM

Retail inflation rose sharply, close to a six-year high, after there were no more rooms for the RBI to cut policy rates.

Congress Mocks Nirmala Sitharaman’s Absence From Key Budget Meet
Jan 10 2020 11:29:29 AM

Congress mocked Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for her absence in a key pre-budget meeting held by PM Narendra Modi. Congress tweeted with a hashtag #FindingNirmala which is a play on animated film Finding Nemo.

India Can Achieve $5 Trillion Economy With Artificial Intelligence: Piyush Goyal
Jan 06 2020 04:59:56 PM

Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said that India can achieve the target of becoming a $5 trillion economy by using various forms of artificial intelligence.

Railways Announces Fare Hike From Today
Jan 01 2020 10:32:31 AM

The Indian railways have announced fare hike from today excluding the suburban fares, as per reports.

What Does India’s Economic Slowdown Mean
Dec 27 2019 04:55:39 PM

India is going through the worst economic slowdown of the decade. RBI also has cut rates five times in 2019 and it is at a nine-year low right now. Experts are saying that it is no ordinary slowdown.

Consumer Food Price Inflation Reached Double Digits, Factory Output Shrank
Dec 13 2019 12:22:25 PM

Consumer food price inflation rose from just 2.99 per cent in August to 10.01 per cent in November, crossed the double digits for the first time since December 2013.