FARM OUTPUT

  • India will grow at 6.7 pc in FY13: PM economic panel August 17, 2012

    New Delhi: The Indian economy is likely to grow at 6.7 per cent in the current fiscal year, C Rangarajan, chairman of the PM's economic advisory council (PMEAC) told reporters during the midyear economic outlook on Friday. The PMEAC has also pegged the inflation between 6.5 and 7 per cent. In...
  • GDP growth jumps to 8.5 pc from 8 pc in FY11 May 31, 2011

    New Delhi: Confirming fears of a slowdown, India's economy grew by just 7.8 per cent in the fourth quarter ending March this year, mainly due to poor performance of the manufacturing sector, as against 9.4 per cent in the same threemonth period of the previous fiscal. However, economic growth, as measured...
  • Higher farm output to ease inflation: PMEAC April 19, 2011

    New Delhi: Amid rising concerns over high inflation, the Prime Minister's economic advisory panel has said that the rate of price rise might slow down to around 6 per cent in the current fiscal on the back of good farm output. "I think it (inflation) will be around 6 per cent...probably...