This is the highest level of Wholesale price index-based (WPI) inflation in India since February when it was 2.26 per cent. Food inflation in October stood at 6.37 per cent.
The Information and Broadcasting Ministry has issued a public notice for compliance with a previous announcement in which Centre had permitted 26% FDI in digital news and services streaming news or current affairs.?
The RCEP may further augment China’s position as an economic partner in Southeast Asia, Japan and Korea, putting the world’s second-biggest economy in a better position to shape the region’s trade rules.?
India's fuel demand has registered the first year-on-year growth in eight months. A bulk of the increase in fuel consumption can be credited to the seasonally active festive quarter.
The S&P BSE Sensex jumped almost 390 points to touch an all-time high of 43,830.93 soon after opening at 43,815.45. The NSE Nifty 50 also climbed to a record 12,828.70 after adding over 108 points from its previous close.?
India's exports dipped 5.12 per cent in October this year while the trade deficit was narrowed down to $8.71 billion.
The NSE Nifty 50 index and the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex ended about 0.2% higher at 12,719.95 and 43,443, respectively. The indexes, which posted weekly gains of over 3% each, had fallen as much as 0.6% during the session.
The Directorate General of GST Intelligence, Mumbai Zone, has arrested Sunil Gutte, son of MLA Ratnakar Gutte in connection with a fake invoice scam worth Rs 520 crore.
Two days ahead of Diwali, the Modi govt has announced another tranche of stimulus - Atmanirbhar Bharat 3.0 -- to revive the economy, which is hit by massive slowdown and recessionary pressure.
In an exclusive interview with India Today, Chief Economic Advisor Dr. Krishnamurthy Subramanian shares his thoughts on the Atmanirbhar Bharat stimulus package 3.0 that was announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today will revive the economy.
Retail inflation has remained above 7 per cent for the second month in a row
The output of mining and power segments grew at 1.4 per cent and 4.9 per cent, respectively.