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20 May, 2017 2:08 PM Modi's mantra is 'maximum promotion, minimum thinking': Jairam Ramesh

The Modi government has fared poorly on the agriculture and rural development front and there has been a drop in employment generation in the last three years, said senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh. He said there is a big gap in promises made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and their delivery. Ramesh said it is a matter of concern that employment 47

12 May, 2017 1:01 PM India's industrial output growth slips to 2.7% in March; retail inflation declines to 2.99% in April

New Delhi: India's Industrial output growth slipped to 2.7 percent in March as against 5.5 percent a year ago, as per the new base year 2011-12. Retail inflation fell sharply to 2.99 percent in April, from 3.89 percent in March, due to lower cost of food items, including pulses and vegetables that showed a deflationary trend. The consumer price index 24

12 May, 2017 12:15 PM Wholesale inflation cools to 3.85%, IIP stands at 2.7%

Inflation based on the wholesale price index (WPI) slipped to 3.85 percent (provisional) for the month of April,2017. Inflation based on the wholesale price index (WPI) slipped to 3.85 percent (provisional) for the month of April 2017 as compared to 5.29 percent (provisional) for the previous month under the new series. It was -1.09 percent during 40

8 May, 2017 7:13 PM Parties preparing for mid-term polls in Bihar: Ram Vilas Paswan

Political parties in Bihar are preparing for mid-term assembly elections as the Nitish Kumar government will fall in six months to a year because of a “cold war” between the CM and ally Lalu Prasad, food, consumer affairs and public distribution minister Ram Vilas Paswan said. The Lok Janshakti Party leader from Bihar ruled out any possibility of opposition 29

5 May, 2017 2:26 AM Patanjali will double turnover in a year; we have broken MNCs' monopoly: Baba Ramdev

Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali forecast its turnover to double this fiscal year, after the company that sells everything from shampoos to biscuits, noodles and dairy products reported revenue of Rs 10,561 crore for the year ended March 31, 2017. The Haridwar-based company expects to expand its headcount fivefold to five lakh within a year, and become the country’s 65

4 May, 2017 8:53 AM Patanjali eyes 2-fold rise in revenue at Rs 20,000 cr in FY18

Baba Ramdev-led Patanjali is looking at a two-fold jump in sales at over Rs 20,000 crore this fiscal as it plans to double its distribution network to 12,000 across the country. Besides, the company is aspiring to further strengthen its presence and lead in most of the product categories. The Haridwar-based FMCG firm had clocked a turnover of Rs 10,561 crore 29

17 April, 2017 4:37 PM Wholesale inflation decelerates to 5.7%

Lower prices of manufactured products slow down index A decline in the prices of fuel and manufactured products helped inflation, as measured by the wholesale price index (WPI), to moderate to 5.7% (provisional) for March 2017 despite hardening of food prices, data released by the government on Monday showed. The WPI inflation had touched a 39-month 47

17 April, 2017 11:33 AM PM Narendra Modi announces extension of deadline for procurement of pulses

In a relief to farmers across the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the government has decided to extend the deadline for procurement of pulses by one week. Addressing a large gathering here, Modi also thanked the farmers for accepting his appeal to growing more tur dal. The PM hit out at the opposition for attacking him on the issue of price 58

17 April, 2017 7:19 AM WPI inflation plunges to 5.70% in March vs 6.55% in February

New Delhi: Wholesale inflation eased to 5.70 percent in March as compared to (-)0.45% during the corresponding month of the previous year. The wholesale price-based inflation, reflecting the annual rate of price rise, in February stood at 6.55 percent. Wholesale Price Index (WPI) inflation in pulses continued to witness deflationary pressures and was recorded 49

11 April, 2017 3:50 PM Explain U-Turn On Attending NDA Meet: Congress To Shiv Sena

Mumbai: The Congress today asked Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena to come clean on its "u-turn" on the issue of attending the NDA meeting, which was held yesterday in Delhi under Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "Until recently, Sena leader Sanjay Raut was saying that leaders should come to 'Matoshree' - Uddhav's residence in suburban Bandra - to discuss 33