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  • Govt. has taken strict measures to tame inflation: Piyush Goyal

    Govt. has taken strict measures to tame inflation: Piyush Goyal

    Quoting Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Goyal said that India amongst all these problems is an oasis which reflects transparency, offers trust and timeliness and added that the nation had responded to every crisis in a timely manner. This responsiveness, he said, is a manifestation of the resilience that Indian businesses have to offer and the resilience and confidence of political leadership.

    May 24, 2022
  • Congress reminds PM Modi of unfulfilled promises ahead of HP visit

    Congress reminds PM Modi of unfulfilled promises ahead of HP visit

    Urging the PM to take concrete steps to bring down inflation, AAP's Punjab chief spokesperson Malwinder Singh Kang said, "The Central Government should control prices of essentials and provide relief to the common people."

    May 23, 2022
  • Inflation rate soars to highest in eight years at 7.79 per cent

    Inflation rate soars to highest in eight years at 7.79 per cent

    The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation released the consumer price index for the month of April 2022.  

    May 12, 2022
  • Biden calls inflation in US ‘unacceptably high’

    Biden calls inflation in US ‘unacceptably high’

    US President Joe Biden on Wednesday (local time) said that inflation in the country is "unacceptably high" and bringing it down is his top economic priority.

    May 12, 2022
  • Price hike, inflation and consumption

    Price hike, inflation and consumption

    Among the several factors that are causing the current hike in prices, the Ukraine war stands at the top of the list.

    May 9, 2022
  • IYC launches poster campaign against central govt over inflation

    IYC launches poster campaign against central govt over inflation

    As part of campaign, today IYC started a poster campaign outside the Ministry of Petroleum, such posters will be put up at various places in Delhi and across the country.

    April 11, 2022
  • CM asks Centre to frame policy to curb rising prices

    CM asks Centre to frame policy to curb rising prices

    The state government will set up a Drug Laboratory to check the sale of fake drugs. Miss Banerjee also asked the transport department to arrange old buses for serving as Sufal Bangla outlets. She directed the Enforcement Branch to increase its vigil and closely monitor the markets so that traders do not increase price scrupulously.

    April 8, 2022
  • CM to take stock of inflation in state today

    CM to take stock of inflation in state today

    “Price hike is skyrocketing in the country and people are struggling. The central government has no planning at all. It is your (the Centre’s) work to chalk out strategies to reduce price hike and solve the related issues. If they want, I can provide my suggestions. It is a burning issue in the country. Everything has become pricy,”

    April 7, 2022
  • IT spending in India to hit $110.6 bn despite inflation, geo-political disruption

    IT spending in India to hit $110.6 bn despite inflation, geo-political disruption

    "In 2022, along with devices, Indian CIOs and business leaders will continue to increase their spending towards analytics, artificial intelligence, machine learning, customer experience and cloud," said Naveen Mishra, senior research director at Gartner.

    April 6, 2022
  • Sanjay Raut terms Sri Lanka’s situation ‘worrisome’, warns India on same path

    Sanjay Raut terms Sri Lanka’s situation ‘worrisome’, warns India on same path

    Considering the incessant price hike in India, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has urged for an all-party meeting to be held under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership to discuss the inflation situation.

    April 5, 2022
  • Russian invasion could cripple global economy

    Russian invasion could cripple global economy

    Europe is likely to be first in the path of any economic storm, partly because of its greater dependence on Russian energy supplies, but also because of its geographical proximity to a war on its doorstep. In the US, any economic difficulties could further weaken the Biden administration and bolster isolationist, America-first views.

    February 28, 2022
  • Hungry Indian

    Hungry Indian

    The demand and supply construct has turned out to be a lethal cocktail of hunger, grinding poverty and manipulative distribution of foodgrain. In the net, the country is on the cusp of poverty and hunger; both have worsened in the midst of a public health catastrophe. The marginalized sections, comprising labourers and migrant workers, were by and large deprived of the government’s benefits.

    February 25, 2022
  • Inflation at its highest in 2 years in Pakistan

    Inflation at its highest in 2 years in Pakistan

    The sectors that posted double-digit growth in prices when compared to January 2021 included perishable and non-perishable food items, energy, transportation, clothing, restaurants and health, reported Dawn news.

    February 2, 2022
  • Pakistan’s Karachi faces wheat shortage amid rising inflation

    Pakistan’s Karachi faces wheat shortage amid rising inflation

    Pakistan's largest city, Karachi is facing a shortage of wheat amid rising inflation and food crisis in the country, local media reported on Monday.

    February 1, 2022
  • Biden pledges to ‘get inflation under control’

    Biden pledges to ‘get inflation under control’

    "The best thing to tackle high prices is a more productive economy with greater capacity to deliver goods and services to the American people," Biden said.

    January 20, 2022
  • Pakistan’s inflation rate increased in December by 12.3 pc, highest in 21 months

    Pakistan’s inflation rate increased in December by 12.3 pc, highest in 21 months

    Inflation -- measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) -- has increased to its highest level in 21 months -- driven by a record rise in global oil prices, undermining earlier gains, Dawn reported.

    January 2, 2022
  • Cong to hold rally against inflation on Dec 12 in Delhi

    Cong to hold rally against inflation on Dec 12 in Delhi

    The Congress said unprecedented price rise and inflation have demolished the earnings, the household income and budget of every family in the country.

    November 26, 2021