Thursday, 6 October, 2022
TopicGDP data

Topic: GDP data

Why Kashmiris don’t see their glass as half full, and economy can’t keep up with nation’s ‘progress’

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Five graphics that tell you all you need to know about India’s 2021-22 GDP data

The government has revised its GDP growth estimate for 2021-22 to 8.7 per cent on account of economic disruptions caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and spike in inflation.

Services, manufacturing & exports keep India on course to post world’s fastest growth

Demand during the festive season has helped keep momentum rolling. Data due 30 November will probably show July-September GDP grew 8.2% from a year ago.

About 63 per cent of Asia Pacific’s GDP is at risk from nature loss. Here’s how to fix it

The food, land and ocean use system contributes 40 per cent to regional GDP and 60 per cent to employment, significantly more than the global average.

What if Indian states were countries

If we compare Indian states to India’s neighbourhood, we find that only Goa, Sikkim, and NCT of Delhi have a GDP per capita higher than China’s GDP per capita of $16,772.

India’s 0.4% GDP growth good news, but January-March quarter likely to see contraction

India's economy could contract by around 1% in the Q4 if one takes into account the revised full year GDP numbers for the current fiscal. For the full year, NSO forecasts steeper contraction of 8%.

Indian economy to contract by 7.7% in 2020-21, its worst ever decline, NSO estimates

Construction, manufacturing, mining & services industry like hotels and transportation are to be the worst hit, says first advance GDP estimate released by the National Statistical Office.

Economic indicators much more encouraging now, farmers interests remain a priority, says Modi

In his first comments on the ongoing protests, PM Modi says his govt is committed to protecting farmers and assures them the new reforms will open access to markets and technology.

Indians saved more in Q1, preferred to invest in mutual funds and hold cash, RBI says

RBI says increased flows to mutual funds was driven by low fixed deposit rates in banks while pandemic hastened need for people to buy life insurance policies.

Govt needs to be scared out of complacency & Q1 contraction could do that, Raghuram Rajan says

Former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan says saving resources now for future use is self-defeating, ‘patient needs relief when sick, not after atrophy’.

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The BMW i4 eDrive40. Photo Credit: BMW

Ukraine crisis gave auto sector a crude shock. See how India is responding

The PLI scheme as well as other sops for manufacturing, show that despite some public missteps, government is trying to coax manufacturing into India.

Indian refiners scout for oil deals ahead of EU ban on Russian crude imports

European Union ban on Russian crude imports from 5 Dec will drive European refiners to buy more Middle East oil, putting them in competition with Asian buyers.

Defence

File photo of a BrahMos firing by a Su-30 MKI | Credit: IAF

IAF to increase Sukhois armed with BrahMos supersonic cruise missile with over 500km-range

The IAF currently has 40 SU-30 MKI with BrahMos, the only supersonic cruise missile in the world.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.
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