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Recovery hopes dashed for India's recession-hit economy: Reuters poll

Aug 27 2020

BENGALURU India's deepest recession on record will linger through the rest of this year and begin to lift only in early 2021 as a rapid surge in the coronavirus spread squelches a nascent rebound in consumption and business activity, a Reuters poll showed.

India's gloomy outlook darkens, recovery path in doubt: Reuters poll

Jul 29 2020

BENGALURU The outlook for India's reeling economy has worsened again as business activity slows and COVID-19 infections soar, and will probably prompt the Reserve Bank of India to cut interest rates again soon, a Reuters poll of economists suggests.

India inflation likely slowed further in March, but above target - Reuters poll

Apr 11 2018

Indian retail inflation was expected to have eased to a five-month low in March as increases in food prices slowed once again but remained above the central bank's medium-term target, a Reuters poll found.

India February inflation likely hit four-month low but still above RBI target: Reuters poll

Mar 09 2018

BENGALURU Indian retail inflation likely eased to a four-month low in February on softening prices for vegetable and other perishable foods, but probably stayed above the Reserve Bank of India's target, a Reuters poll showed.

Indian GDP growth in October-December likely 6.9 percent year-on-year, best in 2017

Feb 26 2018

BENGALURU India's economy grew at its fastest pace in a year in the October-December quarter as consumers, businesses and the government stepped up spending, a Reuters poll predicted.

India's January retail inflation seen easing only slightly, still above target: Reuters poll

Feb 09 2018

BENGALURU Retail inflation in India eased only slightly last month from a 17-month high hit in December, according to a Reuters poll, offering scant relief to policymakers mindful of the tentative economic recovery.

India goods, services tax benefit probably won't show up next year: poll

Jan 19 2018

BENGALURU India's economy won't significantly benefit from a goods and services tax until after next fiscal year, according to a slim majority of economists polled by Reuters, but almost half said rewards might come sooner.

Indian retail inflation likely hit a 17-month high in December: Reuters poll

Jan 11 2018

BENGALURU India's retail inflation likely rose to a 17-month high in December, a Reuters poll showed, and that could push the central bank to tighten monetary policy.

Indian inflation likely to rise, interest rates won't, economists say

Nov 29 2017

BENGALURU The Reserve Bank of India is likely to leave interest rates unchanged at its December policy meeting and through the end of next year, despite expectations that inflation will breach its 4 percent target in the next few months, a Reuters poll showed.

Indian economic growth set to end five-quarter slide: Reuters poll

Nov 28 2017

BENGALURU Indian economic growth likely rebounded in the July-September quarter from the slowest growth in three years, with demand picking up modestly as the effects from a shock ban on high-value currency notes eased, a Reuters poll showed.

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Saudi King Salman assails Iran in United Nations debut

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz took aim at Iran during his debut on Wednesday at the annual United Nations meeting of world leaders, calling for a united front to contain Riyadh's rival and stop it from getting weapons of mass destruction.