Focus will be on the batsmen

England have been in smashing form, quite literally. With eleven days to go for the start of the ICC World Cup at the traditional home of cricket, the hosts must be happy with their batsmen’s form. In what was a series loaded in favour of the batsmen, England thumping Pakistan in three ODIs is an […]

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Business Economy

GDP numbers suggest high growth in medium term: panel

The 15th Finance Commission on Thursday said that India’s GDP numbers suggest a continued high growth trend in the medium term even though they have fluctuated in the last few years. The Commission and its Members made these observations during a meeting with senior officials in the Ministry of Finance, including Finance Secretary Subhash Chandra […]

Business Economy

India delays levying retaliatory tariff on U.S. goods to June 16

India delayed on Tuesday the implementation of higher tariffs on some goods imported from the United States to June 16, according to a government statement. The new duties were to come into force from May 16. Angered by Washington’s refusal to exempt it from new steel and aluminum tariffs, New Delhi announced in June last […]

Business Economy

WPI inflation slips to 3.07% in April, food prices still high

Wholesale price-based inflation slipped to 3.07% in April on cheaper fuel and manufactured items, even as prices of food articles remained high, according to an official data released on May 14. The Wholesale Price Index- (WPI-) based inflation was at 3.18% in March. It was 3.62% in April 2018. Inflation in food articles hardened with […]