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Core industries post 3.8 percent growth in May


June 29th, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) India's core industries that include electricity, coal, steel, cement, crude oil and natural gas, registered a sluggish 3.8 percent growth in May this year as ... Read more...

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Prime Minister pushes for infrastructure-led growth


June 6th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said his government will remove all bottlenecks in the infrastructure sector and create an environment for investment to revive ... Read more...

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Core industries growth falls to 2.2 percent in April


May 31st, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Growth in eight core industries fell to 2.2 percent in April as compared to 4.2 percent registered during the corresponding month of previous year, due ... Read more...

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Sensex closes in red, down 0.10 percent (Roundup)


May 2nd, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Wednesday closed in the red, dropping marginally and snapping three days of gains, as lower-than-expected manufacturing data and ... Read more...

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Core industries’ growth slumps to 2 percent in March


April 30th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Growth in eight core industries, including electricity, coal, cement, steel and crude oil, fell to 2 percent in March as compared to 6.8 percent in ... Read more...

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Core industries’ growth rises by 6.8 percent


March 29th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Growth in eight core industries, including electricity, coal, cement, steel and crude oil, rose by 6.8 percent in February against 0.5 percent in the previous ... Read more...

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Core industries growth slumps to 0.5 percent in January


February 28th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Growth in eight core industries that include electricity, coal, cement, steel and crude oil slumped to 0.5 percent in January as compared to 3.1 percent ... Read more...

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Core industries growth falls to 3.1 percent in December


January 30th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) India's core industries that include electricity, coal, cement, steel and crude oil, registered a slower 3.1 percent growth in December as compared to 6.8 percent ... Read more...

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Core industries growth rebounds to 6.8 percent


December 26th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) India's core industries grew 6.8 percent in November, compared to just 0.3 percent in October, raising hopes of a rebound in overall factory output, official ... Read more...

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India’s core industry growth slumps to 3.5 percent in August


September 27th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The growth rate of eight core industries that include electricity, coal, steel, cement, oil and natural gas, slumped to 3.5 percent in August as compared ... Read more...

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Eight core industries grow 7.8 percent in July


August 30th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Eight core industries, including coal, electricity, crude oil, cement and steel, registered a growth of 7.8 percent in July this year, compared to 5.7 percent ... Read more...

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Benchmarks nudge up, broader indices soar at Indian markets (Weekly market review)


June 4th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Benchmark indices for Indian equities markets nudged up during the week but broader markets put on a spirited rally as foreign funds lent critical support. ... Read more...

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Six core industries grew at a slow 5.2 percent in April


June 1st, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) India's six core industries grew at a slower 5.2 percent in April compared to the previous corresponding period, according to official data released Wednesday.Crude oil, ... Read more...

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Mukherjee underlines need to monitor emerging trends in inflation


February 25th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Recognizing the fact that inflation continues to be high even though it has come down markedly from where it was at the start of the fiscal ... Read more...

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Survey predicts 8.6 percent growth, higher inflation


February 25th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) India's Economic Survey for 2010-11 has predicted a 8.6 percent growth for the current fiscal while sounding concern over inflation and the fall in factory output.Finance ... Read more...

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Six core industries grew 6.6 percent in December


January 31st, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Six industries, with significant weightage in India's index of industrial output, grew at a rate of 6.6 percent in December, compared to 6.2 percent in the year-ago ... Read more...

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Action-packed week for markets ahead, to open strong on China data


July 11th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Indian equities markets could be in for a positive opening Monday in view of the strong export data from China allaying doubts about the global economic recovery, ... Read more...

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Infrastructure output up 5.1 percent in April


May 28th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) India's infrastructure output expanded by 5.1 percent for the first month of this financial year as against 3.7 percent in April 2009 on account of growth in ... Read more...

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Slower growth in six core industries in February


March 26th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Six key sectors of the economy grew 4.5 percent in February, slower than the 9.4 percent in the previous month, official data showed Friday. Electricity production increased ... Read more...

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Six core sectors grew by 9.4 percent in January


February 25th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Key sectors of the economy grew 9.4 percent in January against 6 percent the previous month, official data released Thursday said. According to the data released by the ... Read more...

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Highlights of the Economic Survey (Lead)


February 25th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Following are the highlights of the annual Economic Survey for the current fiscal tabled by the Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee in the Lok Sabha Thursday: - Total ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh attracts investments worth Rs.4,000 bn (Lead)


February 4th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 4 (IANS) Chhattisgarh, which came into existence in 2000, has received Rs.4 lakh crore (Rs.4,000 billion) investment from core industries alone, the state's Chief Secretary P. Joy Oommen said Thursday. The ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh gets Rs.4,000 billion investment


February 4th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 4 (IANS) Chhattisgarh, which came into existence in 2000, has received Rs.4 lakh crore (Rs.4,000 billion) investment from core industries alone, the state's Chief Secretary P. Joy Oommen said Thursday. The ... Read more...

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Six core sectors grow 6 percent in December


January 22nd, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Key sectors of the economy grew 6 percent in December against 5.3 percent the previous month, and 4.8 percent during April-December 2009, official data released Friday said. The ... Read more...

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Core industries grew 5.6 percent in November


December 24th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Key sectors of the economy grew 5.6 percent in November, according to Commerce Minister Anand Sharma. "The six-core index has registered a growth of 5.3 percent in ... Read more...

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OCS Group enters into education sector


December 13th, 2009 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 13 (IANS) The multinational OCS Group, comprising engineering and consulting companies, has entered the education sector with the launch of its IT education learning campus here. The group launched the campus ... Read more...

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Six core industries grow 3.5 percent in October


November 27th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) India's six core sectors grew 3.5 percent in October compared to the same month last year, according to data released by the commerce and industry ministry Friday. The ... Read more...

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Indian Economy’s integration with rest of the world poses new challenges: Pranab Mukherjee (Part II)


November 3rd, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by ANI
(Cont.)"On the domestic front, this year we have had sub-normal Southwest monsoons, which have obvious implications for agriculture growth and food prices. At the same time there have been widespread floods ... Read more...

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Core industries output up 5 percent in first two quarters


October 28th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) India's six core industries logged a growth of 4 percent in September and 5 percent in the first six months this fiscal, official data released Wednesday showed. September's ... Read more...

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Growth of infrastructure declines by 1.8 percent in July


August 26th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 26 (ANI): The growth of the infrastructure industry in the country dipped by 1.8 percent in July.A contraction of 14.4 percent in petroleum iindustry constricted expansion of the six ... Read more...

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Output of core industries up 2.8 percent in May


June 30th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The composite index of India's six core industries logged a 2.8 percent expansion in May, down from 3.1 percent registered in the like month last year, official ... Read more...

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Mukherjee pushes for growth with fiscal prudence


June 11th, 2009 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The government must aim for growth with fiscal prudence, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said here Thursday, even as he pushed for a pan-India goods and services tax ... Read more...

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India’s industrial output nosedives 2.3 percent in March (Second Lead)


May 12th, 2009 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) India's industrial output fell for the third consecutive month in March by a steep 2.3 percent compared to the corresponding month last year, according to government data ... Read more...

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Output of core industries up 2.2 percent in February


March 27th, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi March 27 (IANS) Despite an 8.3 percent growth in cement production and 6 percent in coal output, the composite index for six core industries logged a mere 2 percent expansion ... Read more...

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India’s industrial output up 2.4 percent in November


January 12th, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) After registering a fall in October for the first time in 15 years on account of the global economic slowdown, India's industrial production rose by 2.4 percent ... Read more...

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