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India Retail Inflation Quickens to Highest Level in Over a Year

  • Consumer prices rise 3.99% in September versus 3.28% in August
  • RBI has vowed to ease rates as long as needed to spur growth
Food and beverage inflation accelerated 4.7%.

Food and beverage inflation accelerated 4.7%.

Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg
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India’s retail inflation accelerated to the highest level in more than a year, possibly posing a challenge to the central bank’s aim of maintaining an easy monetary policy.