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Food inflation soars, at 15.6%

The intertwining of agriculture and politics has usually meant that farmers and the consumers, especially those at the margin, suffer from government action or inaction. Food prices have been rising for a long period, at least a year, and show no signs of abating.

Today, the government announced the wholesale price index data (WPI) for the week ended November 14.

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Booster dose #1: Petrol and diesel prices reduced

The Indian government has been attempting several measures to boost economic growth. From today, petrol and diesel prices have been reduced by 10% and 6% respectively due to a sharp fall in crude oil prices. The Indian government is in the midst of putting together a package to prevent a recession.

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