Slight decline in retail inflation for farm, rural workers in October

Retail inflation based on consumer price indices for agricultural and rural workers moderated marginally in October over September 2021. Inflation based on CPI-AL (Consumer Price Index-Agriculture Labor) and CPI-RL (Rural Labour) remained on point-to-point basis. A labor ministry statement said that 2.76 per cent and 3.12 per cent in October 2021, as against 2.89 per … Read more

US consumer prices up 6.2 per cent in October, highest in 30 years: Government

US consumer prices rose again in October, up 6.2 percent from the same month last year, the government said on Wednesday. This was the biggest annual jump in the Consumer Price Index (CPI) since November 1990 and was driven by increases in gasoline, automobile and food prices, according to Labor Department data. The CPI rose … Read more