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  • October industrial output contracts unexpectedly to 4.2% December 12, 2014

    India's industrial output unexpectedly contracted 4.2 per cent year-on-year in October, dragged down by a fall in the manufacturing and the capital goods sector, government data showed on Friday. Industrial production was upwardly revised to 2.8 per cent year-on-year in September from 2.50 per cent earlier. November retail inflation is also at...
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  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle November 12, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: 5 Congress MLAs suspended for heckling Maharashtra Governor, BJP wins trust vote November 12, 2014

    Even as the Devendra Fadnavis government in Maharashtra won the confidence motion in the state Assembly on Wednesday, the Congress and Shiv Sena demanded a fresh trust vote on technical ground. While the government won the trust vote through a voice vote, the two opposition parties questioned the outcome saying...
  • Industrial output growth picks up in September to 2.5 per cent November 12, 2014

    New Delhi: India's industrial output grew a faster-than-expected 2.5 per cent year-on-year in September, helped by a rebound in capital goods sector, government data showed on Wednesday. Analysts polled by Reuters had forecast the output to grow a meagre 0.6 per cent. Industrial production was upwardly revised to 0.5 per cent...
  • September retail inflation eases to 6.46 per cent October 13, 2014

    New Delhi: India's retail inflation declined for a second straight month in September, but the risks of price shocks are expected to keep the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) from cutting interest rates anytime soon. Consumer prices rose a slower-than-expected 6.46 percent from a year earlier, the lowest since figures were...
  • IIP signals economy on revival path, Budget 2014 to help: India Inc July 11, 2014

    New Delhi: India Inc on Friday said the sharp rise in industrial output in May is a sign the economy is on the road to recovery and expects the rebound to sustain on the back of policy measures unveiled in the maiden budget of the Narendra Modiled government. "Rise in...
  • IIP growth in May at highest since October 2013 July 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) for the month of May came in at 4.7 per cent versus 3.4 percent monthonmonth. This is against CNBCTV18 poll at 3.76 per cent. The factory output in May is at a 19month high highest since October 2012. Electricity sector...
  • Industrial production remains negative, dips 0.5 pc in March May 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Showing no signs of recovery, factory production remained in negative territory for the second month in a row, contracting 0.5 per cent in March due to declining output in manufacturing, especially capital goods. Output as measured by the index of industrial production (IIP) remained almost flat in 201314 and...
  • Industrial production in negative zone, dips 1.9 pc in February April 11, 2014

    New Delhi: After feeble signs of a recovery, industrial production once again slipped into negative territory and contracted 1.9 per cent in February due to poor performance in manufacturing, especially capital goods. Factory output as measured by the index of industrial production (IIP) showed a decline of 0.1 per cent during...
  • India's industrial output up 0.1 per cent in January March 12, 2014

    India's industrial output was higher by 0.1 per cent during January, as mining and electricity sectors performed marginally better, government data showed on Wednesday. Factory output measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) dropped by 0.6 percent in December, registering contraction for the third straight month. The cumulative growth...
  • IIP shows no signs of recovery, contracts 0.6 per cent in December February 12, 2014

    Showing no signs of recovery, industrial production growth rate remained negative for the third month in a row, contracting 0.6 per cent in December 2013, mainly due to sluggishness in manufacturing sector. During December 2012 as well, the factory output, as measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP),...
  • IIP declines by 2.1 per cent in November January 10, 2014

    Dashing hopes of recovery, industrial production contracted by 2.1 per cent in November, the lowest in six months, mainly due to poor performance of manufacturing sector and lower output of consumer goods particularly white goods. Factory output, as measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), declined by one...
  • India's Industrial Production slumps 1.8 per cent, shrinks for first time in 4 months December 12, 2013

    India's industrial production contracted for the first time in four months in October in a sign that economic recovery remains fragile, government data showed on Thursday. Industrial output slumped 1.8 per cent in October after growing 2 per cent in September. Analysts polled by Reuters had predicted industrial output would contract...
  • July industrial output surprises with 2.6 per cent growth September 12, 2013

    Mumbai: India's industrial production jumped an unexpected 2.6 per cent in July after contracting for two straight months, government data showed on Thursday, good news for Asia's third-largest economy as it tries to emerge from a deep slump. Analysts polled by an international news agency had expected output to shrink an...
  • Factory output rises by 2.6 per cent in July September 12, 2013

    India's industrial output has risen by 2.6 per cent in July after been shrinking for the last two months. Manufacturing growth has also risen to 3.3 per cent from -2.2 per cent. ...
  • Sensex feeble, Nifty falls 62 points; Tata Steel, BHEL losers September 12, 2013

    Mumbai: The market snapped its 5-day winning streak and succumbed to profit taking. The Sensex ended at 19781.88, down 215.57 points or 1.08 per cent and the Nifty fell 62.45 points or 1.06 per cent to close at 5850.70. About 1153 shares have advanced, 1176 shares declined, and 157 shares...
  • Industrial output contracts 2.2 per cent in June August 12, 2013

    New Delhi: India's industrial production contracted 2.2 per cent in June, morethanexpected from a year earlier, government data showed on Monday. May's output growth was revised down to an annual 2.9 per cent contraction from 1.6 per cent earlier. Manufacturing sector, which constitutes about 76 per cent of industrial production, shrank 2.2...
  • Sensex breaches 20K mark after 6wks;up 76pts led by TCS, Airtel July 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Paring early losses, the BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday shot up by 76 points to close above the 20,000 mark for the first time in over six weeks, led by gains in bluechips, including TCS and Bharti Airtel, as inflation numbers met market expectations amid firm global cues. The 30share...
  • CPI inflation slows to 9.31 per cent in May June 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Falling for the third straight month, retail inflation stood at 9.31 per cent in May due to easing of prices of edible oil and proteinbased items, even as vegetable prices inched up sharply. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) based inflation stood at 9.39 per cent in April. It...
  • April industrial output grows at 2 pc vs 2.5 pc in March June 12, 2013

    New Delhi: The industrial production growth has slipped to 2 per cent in April on account of dismal performance of manufacturing, mining and power sectors coupled with lower output of capital goods. The factory output measured in terms of index of industrial production (IIP) had seen a contraction of 1.3...
  • March industrial output rises by 2.5 pc vs 0.6 pc in Feb May 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Industrial output growth surged 2.5 per cent in March compared to a contraction of 2.8 per cent in same month last year, government data showed on Friday. The figures are higher than the February data when it stood at 0.6 per cent. Industrial output grew at a meagre rate...
  • India's industrial output rose 0.6 pc in Feb: Govt data April 12, 2013

    New Delhi: India's industrial output rose at a meagre 0.6 per cent in February against an expansion of 4.3 per cent in the corresponding month of 201112, government data showed on Friday. Barring consumer goods, all other sectors of the industrial output basket declined. The performances of the mining, electricity and...
  • India to grow at a faster rate in 201314: Montek April 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Even as he described the industrial growth figure for February as "very low", Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia took heart that it was not in the negative, and expressed confidence that India's economic growth would be higher in the current fiscal. "I think it (IIP growth in...
  • February industrial output at 0.6 pc, beats estimates April 12, 2013

    The industrial output (IIP) numbers for the month of February have come in betterthan expected at 0.6 per cent against an expectation of a contraction. The bounce in the industrial output has come due to contribution from consumer goods sector, which turned positive for the first time in a year...
  • January industrial output grows 2.4 per cent March 12, 2013

    India's industrial production grew 2.4 per cent in January from a year earlier, government data showed on Tuesday. Analysts polled by Reuters had expected the output to grow 1.2 per cent annually. Revised data for December showed production at factories, mines and utilities shrank 0.5 percent compared with 0.6 per...
  • Economy to grow at 5.5 pc in current fiscal: Montek February 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian economy would grow at a rate of between 5 and 5.5 per cent in current fiscal and could expand by 7 per cent in 201314, said Plan panel Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia. "It (GDP growth rate) would be somewhere between 5 and 5.5 per cent. If...
  • December industrial output contracts 0.6 per cent February 12, 2013

    New Delhi: India's industrial production unexpectedly shrank for a second straight month in December, weighed down by weak investment and consumer demand, casting doubt on Finance Minister P Chidambaram's view that Asia'sthird largest economy is showing signs of recovery. The index of industrial production (IIP) fell 0.6 per cent annually...
  • November 2012 industrial output contracts 0.1 per cent January 11, 2013

    New Delhi: India's industrial output shrank in November after a spurt the previous month, denting hopes of a recovery in economic growth and strengthening the case for an interest rate cut later this month. The index of industrial production fell 0.1 per cent annually in November, data released by the...
  • Industrial output jumps, at 8.2 per cent in Oct December 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Industrial production growth rate bounced back to a 16month high of 8.2 per cent in October on good performance of the manufacturing, power sector and higher output of capital as well as consumer goods, indicating sudden recovery in the economy. The factory output, as measured by the Index...