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  • 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 2013-14 and...
  • India's economic growth pegged at 4.9 pc in 2013-14 February 11, 2014

    New Delhi: India's economic growth rate in the current financial year has been estimated at 4.9 per cent, a faster pace than in the previous year, mainly on an improved performance in the agriculture and allied sectors. "The growth in GDP during 2013-14 is estimated at 4.9 per cent as compared...
  • Govt revises downwards FY12 GDP to 6.2 pc January 31, 2013

    New Delhi: The government on Thursday revised downward the economic growth for fiscal 2011-12 to 6.2 per cent from the earlier estimate of 6.5 per cent. However, as per the first revised estimates of National Income, Consumption Expenditure, Saving and Capital Formation, the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) for the fiscal...
  • Bihar grew at 11.3 pc in last 5 years: Deputy CM February 14, 2012

    Patna: Bihar's average economic growth rate in the past five years stood at 11.3 per cent, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi said on Monday. Quoting a report by the Central Statistical Organisation (CSO) on the basis of 2004-05 price base, Modi said the economic growth rate of Bihar over the...