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Asian Paints' Profit Falls 28.2 Per Cent In Q2 As Inflation Headwinds Spike Raw Material Prices

Oct 21, 2021 Outlook Business Team

In its quarterly results revealed on Thursday, the company said that it would be considering increasing the prices of its products in order to mitigate the impact of persistently high inflation.

Rupee Climbs 47 Paise To Close At Nearly Two-Week High Of 74.88 Against Dollar

Oct 20, 2021 Outlook Business Team

The local currency opened at 75.10 against the dollar compared to Tuesday's close at 75.35 against the greenback. The rupee oscillated between 74.83 to 75.13 against the dollar during trade today. The currency market was closed on Tuesday on account of ‘Id-E-Milad’.


Retail Inflation Eases To 4.35 Per Cent In September 2021

This compares to a cooling-off to 5.3 per cent recorded in August this year. The calm in inflation figures came after several months wherein the inflation levels had breached the threshold 6 per cent mark mandated by the RBI.

Iranians Grapple For Essentials Amid Soaring Inflation

Sep 30, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

With US sanctions still strangling the economy, record-breaking inflation has hit ordinary Iranians where it hurts most.


Long Wait For Prosperity: A Close Look At India's Shrinking Middle Class

Beneath the glossy sheen of an up-and-coming economy - the dreams and aspirations of many an Indian have been diminished over the decade. Several, just forced to barely survive.

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29 September, 2021

Shattered Dreams: A Close Look At India's Missing Middle Class

Neeraj Thakur

Beneath the glossy sheen of an up and coming economy - the dreams and aspirations of many an Indian have been diminished over the decade. Several, just forced to barely survive.


17 September, 2021

Inflation On Cooling Trajectory: RBI Bulletin

Outlook Business Team

RBI's September 2021 bulletin said inflation outcome for August 2021 "vindicated" the Monetary Policy Committee's suggestion for treating the May price shock as transitory


15 September, 2021

UK Logs Biggest Leap In Annual Inflation On Record

Associated Press (AP)

Consumer price inflation accelerated to 3.2 per cent in the 12 months through August from 2per cent the previous month, the Office for National Statistics said on Wednesday


19 August, 2021

Marginal Rise In Retail Inflation For Farm, Rural Workers In July, Highest In Punjab

Outlook Web Desk

The steepest fall in the CPI numbers for agricultural and rural labourers was experienced by Tamil Nadu


12 August, 2021

Retail Inflation Eases To 5.59% In July; IIP Grows 13.6% In June: Govt Data

PTI

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) based inflation was 6.26 per cent in June and 6.73 per cent in July 2020.


29 July, 2021

Mexico Says It Spent USD 61 Million To Buy Pegasus Spyware

Associated Press (AP)

As per anti money laundering investigator, officials from the two previous administrations had spent about USD 300 million in government money to purchase spyware


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27 July, 2021

Fuel Price Rise, Inflation And No Pay Hike Keep Impulse Buying In India Woefully Low

Lola Nayar

The impact of higher fuel prices and input costs of manufacturing units has led to both wholesale and retail inflation rising beyond RBI’s preferred comfortable level of 6 per cent for the last few months.


26 July, 2021

World Stocks Mostly Lower After Wall Street Highs

Associated Press (AP)

The S&P 500 index climbed 1 per cent to 4,411.79, while the Dow rose 0.7 per cent to 35,061.55 and the Nasdaq composite gained 1 per cent to 14,836.99


14 July, 2021

UK: Annual Inflation Rate Rises To 2.5% In June, Highest In Three Years

Associated Press (AP)

As per the Office for National Statistics the annual rate of inflation rose to 2.5% in June from 2.1% the previous month


16 June, 2021

Covid Impact: UK Inflation Hits 2.1%

Associated Press (AP)

Inflation accelerated to 2.1 per cent in the 12 months through May from 1.5 per cent in April, the Office for National Statistics said Wednesday.


16 June, 2021

US: As Markets Remain Unperturbed By Inflation, White House Sees No Cause For Alarm

Associated Press (AP)

As of Monday, the 5y5y was trading at 2.28per cent, an indication that annual inflation will be close to the Federal Reserve's 2per cent target.


15 June, 2021

Rupee Surges 13 Paise To 73.16 Against US Dollar In Early Trade

PTI

Global oil benchmark Brent crude futures rose 0.29 per cent to USD 73.07 per barrel.


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15 June, 2021

Sensex Jumps Over 220 Points In Early Trade; Nifty Tops 15,850

PTI

The 30-share BSE index traded 220.67 points or 0.42 per cent higher at 52,772.20 in initial deals.


Photo Gallery

Pakistan's cricket captain Babar Azam, left, and Mohammad Rizwan celebrate their victory in the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan runs to celebrate their victory in the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, centre, hugs Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan after Pakistan won the the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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India's Mohammed Shami reacts after he was hit by three consecutive boundaries during the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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Pakistan's Mohammad Rizwan reacts after hitting a six during the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.

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