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Union budget reflects policy paralysis, is anti people: Jayalaltihaa


March 16th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 16 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday criticised the union budget 2012-13 as anti-people and demonstrating "the continued policy paralysis gripping the central government".Reacting to ... Read more...

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China projects 4 percent consumer price rise


March 5th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 5 (IANS) China has projected a four percent growth in consumer prices this year.In doing so, "we have taken into account imported inflation, rising costs of factors of ... Read more...

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Indian markets quiet ahead of credit policy


January 24th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) Indian equities markets were ruling quiet in Tuesday morning trade as investors cautiously awaited the third quarterly review of the monetary policy by the Reserve ... Read more...

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Easing of rates depends on future inflation, growth: RBI


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) A day before it unveils the third quarterly review of its monetary policy, the Reserve Bank of India signalled it may not lower interest rates, ... Read more...

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Canadian currency at record levels against US dollar


October 7th, 2009 - 9:25 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 7 (IANS) The Canadian dollar hit the highest level in 2009 against the US greenback Tuesday. The loonie - as the Canadian dollar is known - reached 94.66 US cents during ... Read more...

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Alan Meltzer and “Inflation Nation”


May 11th, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by GD
In the 11th episode of the 5th running season of the "High Stakes of Poker" that was aired earlier during the evening, saw a new line-up of players for this week’s episodes.The ... Read more...

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Iran’s central bank chief replaced amid differences over economic management (Lead)


September 24th, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 24 (IANS) In what looks like widening differences with officials over his economic policies, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has sacked the country's central bank chief Tahamasseb Mazahari, replacing him with ... Read more...

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Another hike in rates may hit banks: IBA


July 9th, 2008 - 8:54 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 9 (ANI): Indian Banks Association has made a strong case to the Reserve Bank of India to not to go for yet another round of measures like hike in ... Read more...

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Left to campaign against n-deal


July 4th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Communist leader Prakash Karat Friday announced a national campaign from July 14 to explain to the people the Left's opposition to the India-US civil nuclear deal. The ... Read more...

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Left gives July 7 deadline to government (Lead)


July 4th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The Left parties Friday asked the government to make it clear by July 7 if it was seeking the approval of the IAEA's board of governors for ... Read more...

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Curbing inflation - too little, too late! (Commentary)


June 27th, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Sushma Ramachandran With inflation touching a 14-year high of 11.42 percent, the big question being asked now is: Did the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government do too little too late? Or was ... Read more...

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Taking cue from India, Sri Lanka asks ministers to curtail foreign trips (Lead)


June 17th, 2008 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
By P. Karunakharan Colombo, June 17 (IANS) Perhaps taking a cue from neighbouring India, Sri Lanka Tuesday asked its ministers to curtail foreign trips and slashed the monthly monetary allocations to all the ... Read more...

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High food prices make oil sheikhs turn to farming


June 2nd, 2008 - 10:59 am ICT by admin
By Anne-Beatrice Clasmann Istanbul, June 2(DPA) You cannot eat petrodollars, which is an inconvenient truth for people in the oil-rich Gulf Arab monarchies these days. Though state coffers bulge in Saudi Arabia, Abu ... Read more...

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Karnataka poll outcome will impact national politics


May 24th, 2008 - 9:00 am ICT by admin
By V.S. Karnic and Monobina Gupta Bangalore/New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The Karnataka electorate that voted in three phases to elect a new state assembly would not have imagined that its decision, perhaps ... Read more...

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PM counsels ’sobriety in corporate lifestyles’ to tackle inflation(Roundup)


April 29th, 2008 - 8:32 pm ICT by admin
By Arvind Padmanabhan and Prabhat Sharan New Delhi/Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) In an attempt to check rising prices that have become a major worry for the ruling coalition going into an election year, ... Read more...

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Price rise sends UPA partners into a tizzy


April 5th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Increasing prices of essential commodities are giving the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) partners pre-poll jitters. Restive with the inability of the Manmohan Singh government to bring ... Read more...

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