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IIP grows by 8%; inflation by 5.2%

| | New Delhi

Ahead of Narendra Modi-led Government’s final full Budget, the country witnessed a mixed bag of news as industrial output brought cheers and retail inflation tears for its citizens. Driven by rising food prices and higher payout for Government employees, December month’s retail inflation soared above the central bank’s inflation target to 5.21 per cent as food items are set to become more expensive.

Factory output as measured by Index of Industrial Prod-uction jumped to 25-month high of 8.4% in November, sho-wing signs of economic revival.



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24 Jun 2018 | PNS

Book on Renewable Energy Technology Released Hon’ble Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, New and Renewable Energy, Shri RK Singh released a book titled “Renewable Energy Technology” co-authored by Shri IS Jha, CMD (POWERGRID), Shri Subir Sen, COO (CTU Planning &Smart Grid) POWERGRID, Shri Manish Kumar Tiwari, Asst GM (Smart Grid) POWERGRID and Prof DP Kothari in the august presence of CMD, POWERGRID, senior officials of Ministry of....

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Sinha takes IIM-R students from ‘Farms to Frontiers’

24 Jun 2018 | PNS | RANCHI

Taking the vision of ‘New India’ and the challenges ahead among the aspiring business managers, Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Jayant Sinha discussed elaborately on the concept of ‘Farms to Frontiers’ to accelerate the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate while addressing the students of new batch of Indian Institute of Management-Ranchi (2018-2020) here on Saturday. Sharing his insights, understanding of business ventures and a few examples from his public...

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