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Inflation slips, Pranab expects it at 6 percent by March-end (Lead)


February 14th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) India's annual inflation slipped to 6.55 percent in January, but Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Thursday said he expected it to come down further to ... Read more...

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Inflation in January slips to 6.55 percent


February 14th, 2012 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) India's annual inflation slipped to 6.55 percent in January, lower than what was expected and at its slowest in 26 months, bringing relief to the ... Read more...

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Food inflation slips sharply to 4.35 percent


December 15th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) India's annual food inflation fell sharply to 4.35 percent for the week ended Dec 3, the lowest in nearly four years, as prices of onion, ... Read more...

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November headline inflation at 9.11 percent


December 14th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) India's annual inflation based on wholesale prices continued to remain at elevated levels, official data released Wednesday showing it at 9.11 percent in November.Expectations of ... Read more...

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Food inflation falls to 39-month low of 6.6 percent


December 8th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) India's annual food inflation fell sharply to 6.60 percent for the week ended Nov 26, the lowest in nearly three-and-a-half years, as onion, potato, vegetables ... Read more...

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Food inflation falls to 8 percent; to drop further: Pranab (Lead)


December 1st, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) India's food inflation fell sharply to 8 percent for the week ended Nov 19 as compared to 9.01 percent in the previous week - ... Read more...

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Food inflation falls to 8 percent


December 1st, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) India's food inflation fell sharply to 8 percent for the week ended Nov 19 as compared to 9.01 percent in the previous week as onions, ... Read more...

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Food inflation falls to 9.01 percent; will moderate further: Pranab


November 24th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) With food inflation coming down to a single digit for the first time in five weeks at 9.01 percent for the week ended Nov ... Read more...

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India’s food inflation declines further, still in double digits


November 17th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) India's food inflation declined for the second consecutive week at 10.63 percent for the week ended Nov 5, but still continued to be in ... Read more...

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Food inflation dips marginally


November 11th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) India's food inflation continued to be in double digits during the week ended Oct 29, although it dipped marginally to 11.81 percent, official data showed ... Read more...

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Rising inflation due to festive season demand: Mukherjee


November 3rd, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Thursday attributed rising food inflation, which touched a nine-month high, to the increased demand for essential products in the festive ... Read more...

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Food inflation in double-digits for second straight week


October 27th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Prices of pulses, vegetables and milk shot up during the week ended Oct 15, taking India's food inflation to 11.43 percent from 10.6 in ... Read more...

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Food inflation soars, crosses double-digits


October 20th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) India's food inflation rose sharply to cross double-digit levels at 10.6 percent for the week ended Oct 8, official data showed Thursday, with a ... Read more...

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Inflation continues to remain high, rate hike likely again


October 14th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) India's annual inflation based on wholesale prices continued to hover close to double digits -- at 9.72 percent -- for September, official data showed Friday, ... Read more...

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Food inflation slips marginally, still above comfort level


October 13th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) India's food inflation dipped marginally to 9.32 percent for the week ended Oct 1, but still remained far above comfortable levels of policymakers, official data ... Read more...

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Food inflation rises 9.41 percent; Pranab expresses concern


October 7th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) India's food inflation accelerated to 9.41 percent for the week ended Sep 24 as compared to 9.13 percent in the previous week due to ... Read more...

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Food inflation rises to 9.13 percent


September 29th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) India's food inflation rose to 9.13 percent for the week ended Sep 17 as compared to 8.84 percent in the previous week as prices of ... Read more...

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Food inflation drops to 8.84 percent


September 22nd, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) India's food inflation dropped to 8.84 percent for the week ended Sep 10 as compared to 9.47 percent in the previous week as rise in ... Read more...

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Food inflation dips marginally to 9.47 percent


September 15th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) India's food inflation dipped marginally to 9.47 percent for the week ended Sep 3 year-on-year but still hovered high enough to trouble policymakers, according to ... Read more...

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Food inflation dips marginally to 9.55 percent


September 8th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) India's food inflation dipped marginally to 9.55 percent for the week ended Aug 27 year-on-year, coming down from the double-digit levels registered the previous week, ... Read more...

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Food inflation soars to ‘disturbing’ level of 10.05 percent


September 1st, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Food inflation soared to double-digit figure for the first time in over five months on sharp jump in prices of onions, vegetables and fruits, ... Read more...

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Food inflation rises to 9.80 percent; Pranab expresses concern


August 25th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) India's annual food inflation rose to 9.80 percent for the week ended Aug 13 as compared to 9.03 percent in the previous week even as ... Read more...

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Food inflation declines to 9.03 percent


August 18th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) India's annual food inflation declined to 9.03 percent for the week ended Aug 6, as compared to 9.9 percent in the previous week, with vegetables, ... Read more...

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India food inflation edging close to double-digit


August 11th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) There seems to be no respite from rising food prices for the common man as official data released Thursday showed India's annual food inflation had ... Read more...

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India’s annual food inflation rises after brief lull


August 4th, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) After falling to its lowest level in over two years, India's food inflation spiked to 8.04 percent for the week ended July 23 because of ... Read more...

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Food inflation falls to 7.33 percent


July 28th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) India's food inflation dropped to 7.33 percent for the week ended July 16, the lowest in over two years, as the rise in prices of ... Read more...

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India’s food inflation declines to more than two year low (Lead)


July 21st, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) India's food inflation declined to 7.58 percent for the week ending July 9 -- its lowest in more than two years -- as ... Read more...

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India’s food inflation declines


July 21st, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Food inflation declined to 7.58 percent for the week ending July 9, compared to 8.31 percent in the previous week as prices of onions, milk, ... Read more...

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Inflation inches up, analysts expect rate hike (Lead)


July 14th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) India's annual inflation continued to be on an uptrend, though the pace of increase slowed down, as latest data released Thursday showed inflation had ... Read more...

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Inflation nudges up in June, close to double digits


July 14th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) India's annual inflation continued to be on an uptrend, though the pace of increase slowed down, as latest data released Thursday showed that inflation had ... Read more...

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Food inflation rises to 8.31 percent


July 14th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) After two weeks of moderation, food inflation rose to 8.31 percent for the week ended July 2 as against 7.61 percent in the previous week ... Read more...

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Food inflation drops for the second week


July 7th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Food inflation declined for the second week in a row to 7.61 percent for the week ended June 25 from 7.78 percent in the previous ... Read more...

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Food inflation comes down sharply (Lead)


June 30th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) In what could come as a respite to consumers and policymakers, India's food inflation slipped to 7.78 percent for the week ending June 18, ... Read more...

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Food inflation is down sharply


June 30th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) In what could come as a respite to consumers and policymakers, India's food inflation slipped to 7.78 percent for the week ending June 18, compared ... Read more...

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Food inflation at 10-week high; Pranab terms it unacceptable (Lead)


June 23rd, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) India's food inflation soared to nearly 10-week high of 9.13 percent for the week ended June 11, prompting Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to term ... Read more...

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