Friday, 2 December, 2022
TopicGDP growth

Topic: GDP growth

India’s economic growth at 6.3% for second quarter, slower than previous months

Government capital spending increased more than 40% during the quarter as it stepped up expenditure on roads to railways, according to official data on Wednesday.

Is India shining again? Why flashing victory sign too soon is a perilous national trait

Victory has been declared in all kinds of areas, from the quality of our airports to vaccination numbers. But there is also much that is wrong, much that looks dangerous.

World Bank cuts India’s growth forecast to 6.5% from 7.5% for current fiscal

In its twice-a-year report on South Asia, the international financial body noted that slowing global demand will impact the country's exports.

India’s GDP has turned around but structural problems remain

The extent to which a given challenge in the economy is cyclical or structural, has major implications for the effectiveness of monetary and fiscal policy.

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.

India’s GDP clocks a strong 8.7% growth in 2021-22 but Q4 slowdown is not good news

Growth in the January-March period was slower than 5.4% expansion in the previous October-December quarter of 2021-22.

8.7% GDP growth won’t be repeated. Govt and RBI should focus on preventing stagflation

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Why Modi govt will meet its tax targets this year without much effort despite slow growth

If tax collections in 2022-23 grow by 9.6 per cent, as projected in the Budget, total tax mop-up will be at least Rs 2.1 lakh crore more than the target.

ADB cuts India’s growth forecast to 10% for this fiscal due to Covid disruptions

In April, ADB had projected a growth rate of 11% in 2021-22 for India. Meanwhile, RBI also trimmed the country's growth projection by a similar margin to 9.5% in June this year.

India’s GDP & fiscal situation seem back on track. Reforms must continue to build confidence

The 20.1% growth in Q1 FY22 was largely driven by the base effect. Structural reforms including disinvestment and bank privatisation needed to ensure a sustained growth path.

On Camera

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Prannoy Roy in Abu Dhabi

You can call NDTV elitist, anglicised. But it defended democracy, gave us Ravish Kumar

In all these years of covering elections on NDTV, I do not recall a single occasion when I was asked or even hinted to say or not say something. I disagreed with Prannoy Roy off-screen and on-screen and that was never a problem.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.