MGNREGS - A scheme that has always triggered debate

Infographic: How MGNREGS rescued migrant workers

Oct 06, 2020

MGNREGS has come to the rescue of millions of migrant workers who returned to their hometowns during the coronavirus pandemic

Covid-19 vaccination: India vs the world

May 11, 2021

India is trailing other countries in the percentage of population that has been vaccinated against Covid-19

Global marketcap shoots up, despite COVID-19

May 07, 2021

During the past 12 months of the coronavirus pandemic, market capitalisation of major stock exchanges in the world increased by 49.5% ($37.4 trillion).

COVID-19: How foreign aid reaches India

May 06, 2021

Here's how paraphernalia to fight COVID-19 arrives from foreign countries to India

India markets lag in April 21

May 06, 2021

In April 2021, key global stock markets such as Taiwan, US, UK, Korea and Brazil closed higher while Japan, India and Russia ended lower.'

5 million COVID cases in just 15 days!

May 04, 2021

Amidst the devastating second wave of the pandemic, India took just 15 days to add 5 million cases (15 million to 20 million) to its COVID tally

GST revenue sets new record

May 03, 2021

Goods and services tax collections have reached Rs 1.41 lakh crore in April 2021

Unemployment rate highest since Dec 2020

May 03, 2021

Joblessness has risen to 8% in April 2021 amid the second wave of pandemic from 6.5% in March 2021

At current rate, India's COVID-19 vaccination to take 2 years & 9 months

May 02, 2021

Vaccinating 70% of all Indians-the herd immunity threshold-will take 2 years & 9 months

Low base effect propels eight core industries

Apr 30, 2021

After falling 3.8% in February, India's eight core industries have grown by 6.8% year-on-year in March 2021 due to low base effect.

Cloud over India's double-digit GDP growth in FY22

Apr 27, 2021

As the second wave of COVID-19 engulfs India, resulting in more lockdowns and curtailed economic activity, agencies have revised downwards India's FY22 GDP forecast by up to 2 per cent.