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RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat Says India Can Achieve Desired Growth If All Work With Compassion

Nov 22, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Emphasising on the importance of work of service in nation building, he said the country has not achieved its desired growth in the last seven decades or so but it can grow as much as it desires in the coming years, provided it moves on the right path.

China Records Economic Slowdown Amid Covid-19 Crisis, Housing Slump

Oct 18, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

China's CGP has registered a steady decline in the past three quarters. In the third quarter (Q3), it grew 4.9 per cent year on year, slower than the growth of 18.3 per cent in Q1 and 7.9 per cent in Q2.


Wages Fall But Corporate Profitability High: India’s Surging GDP Numbers

After Covid-induced lockdowns crippled lives and livelihoods, the first quarter GDP figures seemingly look like the harbinger of good news. But the surge in growth figures were primarily driven by low base of last year, which makes the jump look significant.

Centre's Fiscal Deficit Touch 21.3% Of Annual Target At July-End

Aug 31, 2021 PTI

The deficit figures this fiscal appear much better than the previous financial year, when it soared to 103.1 per cent of the estimate, mainly on account of a jump in expenditure to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.


Third Covid Wave May Pull GDP Growth Down To 7%: Economist Abhijit Banerjee

Abhijit Banerjee said that boosting the state's economy is directly related to the revival of the country's economy as it is under stress due to the ongoing pandemic situation.

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27 July, 2021

Second Covid Wave Impact: IMF Cuts India's GDP Growth Forecast To 9.5% For FY22

PTI

For 2022-23, IMF expects economic growth of 8.5 per cent, larger than the 6.9 per cent it had projected in April.


11 July, 2021

Expecting GDP Growth This Fiscal To Be In Double Digits: Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar

PTI

The economy contracted by 7.3 per cent when the financial year ended on March 31, 2021.


23 June, 2021

The Republic Of Hunger

Colin Gonsalves

The Government of India has resorted to introducing grand-sounding schemes intended to hide the Union’s pathetic performance on feeding the poor during the period of Covid.


09 June, 2021

Covid Second Wave: World Bank Slashes India's Growth Forecast To 8.3% in FY22

Outlook Web Bureau

The global lender projected a 7.5 per cent economic growth for India in the 2022-23 fiscal


01 June, 2021

Indian Economy Grew Before Covid Second Wave Struck; Contracts 7.3% In FY21

PTI

The GDP in Asia's third-largest economy grew by 1.6% in the January-March period, up from 0.5% in the previous quarter when India began pulling out of a steep pandemic-induced recession in the earlier six months.


31 May, 2021

India's Economy Contracts 7.3% In FY21, Worst In Over Four Decades

PTI

In 2020-21, the Indian economy contracted by 7.3 per cent against 4 per cent expansion in 2019-20, showing the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.


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07 April, 2021

World Health Day: Dealing With A ‘Pandemic Of Inequality’

Poonam Muttreja

The Covid-19 crisis amplified pre-existing gender gaps and the asymmetric power-relations between men and women. And this has a major impact on health and nutrition.


31 March, 2021

India’s GDP Growth Likely To Be 7.5 to 12.5%, World Bank Says ‘Amazing How Far India Has Come’

Outlook Web Bureau

According to the World Bank, India’s economy has bounced back but it is not out of the woods yet.


19 March, 2021

India's GDP Likely To Grow At 12% In 2021: Moody's Analytics

Outlook Web Bureau

Moody's saw real GDP growth of 12 per cent in the 2021 calendar year, partially due to a low base-year comparison.


26 February, 2021

Indian Economy Grows By 0.4 In October-December

PTI

The gross domestic product (GDP) had expanded by 3.3 per cent in the corresponding period of 2019-20, according to the data released by the National Statistical Office (NSO).


29 January, 2021

India Recorded Rise In Agriculture And Allied Sectors’ Share In GDP: Economic Survey

Lola Nayar

According to the latest Economic Survey 2021, GDP has risen to 17.8 per cent for the fiscal year 201-2020.


27 January, 2021

Budget 2021: A Call For Extraordinary Measures

Shshank Saurav

The corporate sector has already been given enough attention in previous budgets. It’s now time to give some much needed relief to salaried middle class.


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26 January, 2021

India's Post-Covid Economy Expected To Grow At 7.3% In 2021: UN

Outlook Web Bureau

India's economic growth is forecast to be 7.3 per cent in 2021, the fastest-growing major economy with only China coming in a close second


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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