Here are some under rated (and free!) reading resources on the macro picture.

If you are a beginner, spend time reading these rather than reading news. Ask your doubts here.

If you are further along on your investing journey, these will help you make better decisions.

1. SBI Eco wrap - - Majority of cash flows through SBI! Who better than the premier bank in the country to understand about the economy.

2. - exceptionally well written reports as well as snapshots on sectors

3. - from the horses mouth. The annual trends and progress of banking in india and the half yearly financial stability report will tell you a lot more than just banking!