Higher import bills for gold and crude oil weighed on rising exports
Inflation in protein rich eggs, meat and fish cooled to 1.67 per cent in December, while that in fruits spiked to 11.99 per cent
Factors that indicate higher December inflation are increased prices for some foods and the impact of higher pay for government employees.
India`s retail inflation rate likely rose to a 17-month high in December, a Reuters poll showed, suggesting pressure on the Reserve Bank of India to tighten monetary policy
Benchmarks Sensex and Nifty ended at fresh lifetime highs today on optimism surrounding corporate earnings amid mixed global cues
Modi's ministers are set to represent India in 25 sessions at Davos where they will share the PM's vision of transforming the country into a "new India" by 2022.
The finance ministry is contemplating to hike personal tax exemption limit and tweak the tax slabs
Currently, the government allows just 49 per cent under the automatic route