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  • India Better Prepared for Federal Reserve Rate Hike: RBI Governor

    India Better Prepared for Federal Reserve Rate Hike: RBI Governor

    India is better prepared to handle the impact of interest rate increases in the United States as foreign funds are less likely to desert the country due to signs of an upturn in economic growth, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) chief said in an interv...

  • PM Modi Says Banking for All to End 'Financial Untouchability'

    PM Modi Says Banking for All to End 'Financial Untouchability'

    If successful, the scheme could help mend strained state finances by better targeting crores of rupees in welfare spending as well as relieving poverty in a country where about 40 percent of the population has no access to banking.

  • No Decision on Appointment of Chief Economic Advisor: Report

    No Decision on Appointment of Chief Economic Advisor: Report

    The post of CEA has been lying vacant since Raghuram Rajan left the Finance Ministry to join the Reserve Bank as Governor in September last year.

  • Don't Go for Debt Waivers: RBI to States

    Don't Go for Debt Waivers: RBI to States

    Even as Andhra Pradesh and Telangana continue with demand of farm loan waivers, Reserve Bank of India (RB) Governor Raghuram Rajan on Monday asked the states to refrain from seeking such concessions.

  • Rajan's Performance 'Above Average But Could Have Been Better': Ambit

    Rajan's Performance 'Above Average But Could Have Been Better': Ambit

    Highlights of his tenure include calming the slide of the rupee last year, Ambit said, adding that Mr Rajan is also focused "firmly" on inflation, though it still has not been enough to change inflation expectations.

  • Nifty Sets Fresh High, Extends Gains Beyond 7,950

    Nifty Sets Fresh High, Extends Gains Beyond 7,950

    BSE Sensex and Nifty extended their record-breaking streak to this week amid reduced geopolitical tensions and optimism on future economic growth.

  • Time For RBI to Cut Interest Rate: Anand Mahindra

    Time For RBI to Cut Interest Rate: Anand Mahindra

    The RBI had in the past took the right decision by keeping the interest rate high to avoid slippages in rupee and prevent the inflation from going out of hand, Mr Mahindra said.

  • G20 Likely to Press for 'Rapid Timeline' for Exchange of Tax Information

    G20 Likely to Press for 'Rapid Timeline' for Exchange of Tax Information

    The G20 group of developed and developing nations is likely to press for adoption of "rapid timelines" by different countries for automatic sharing of information with a view to curb tax evasion.

  • Who is Arvind Subramanian?

    Who is Arvind Subramanian?

    Noted US-based economist Arvind Subramanian is poised to be named as chief economic adviser to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, sources at the finance ministry said.

  • Arvind Subramanian Likely to Be Chief Economic Adviser

    Arvind Subramanian Likely to Be Chief Economic Adviser

    If confirmed, the appointment would bring in a second economist of international renown to a key policy post following the naming of former International Monetary Fund chief economist Raghuram Rajan as RBI chief last year.

  • RBI Act Must be Changed to Appoint COO: Official

    RBI Act Must be Changed to Appoint COO: Official

    Financial Services Secretary G.S. Sandhu was reacting to recent media reports that RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan was looking to establish a COO position with deputy-governor ranking at the central bank.

  • MNREGA Spiked Rural Wages Only 10%, Rest is From MSPs: Raghuram Rajan

    MNREGA Spiked Rural Wages Only 10%, Rest is From MSPs: Raghuram Rajan

    Reserve Bank Governor Dr Raghuram Rajan has dismissed the notion that the rural employment guarantee programme is behind the massive spurt in wages in rural areas.

  • Emerging Markets Need to Participate in Global Financial Agenda: RBI Governor

    Emerging Markets Need to Participate in Global Financial Agenda: RBI Governor

    Emerging markets need to participate in setting agenda at the global level to ensure that their interests are taken into consideration in policy formulations by the West, Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan said on Thursday.

  • High Interest Rates to Help in Long Run: RBI Governor

    High Interest Rates to Help in Long Run: RBI Governor

    Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has said that the apex bank's elevated rate structure may be painful in the short run, but will help in the long term by containing inflation.

  • India Considers Allowing Euroclear Settlements for Some Investors: Report

    India Considers Allowing Euroclear Settlements for Some Investors: Report

    India is considering joining Euroclear, the world's largest securities settlement system, with the condition that only long-term foreign investors trade Indian government debt for now, three sources familiar with the discussions told Reuters.

  • Merging Strong Banks Ideal, Need to be Careful: RBI Chief

    Merging Strong Banks Ideal, Need to be Careful: RBI Chief

    Amidst talks of consolidation in the banking sector, Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan has said merging strong banks will bode well for the economy and that one needs to be "very careful" in deciding who to merge with whom.

  • RBI Governor Calls for Better Bankruptcy Laws

    RBI Governor Calls for Better Bankruptcy Laws

    Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan said the country was in need of clearer procedures when companies go bankrupt and called for new rules to remedy the situation.

  • No One but Mahatma Gandhi on Currency Notes: Raghuram Rajan

    No One but Mahatma Gandhi on Currency Notes: Raghuram Rajan

    As speculation swirled about various names for Bharat Ratna, Reserve Bank Governor Dr Raghuram Rajan on Monday said that nobody but Mahatma Gandhi should feature on the currency notes.

  • Consumer Inflation Quickens to 7.96% in July

    Consumer Inflation Quickens to 7.96% in July

    Consumer inflation accelerated to 7.96 per cent in July, faster than 7.31 per cent in June. Runaway prices, especially for food, have squeezed consumer spending that accounts for 60 per cent of India's economy.

  • Raghuram Rajan Explains His 'Global Crash' Warning

    Raghuram Rajan Explains His 'Global Crash' Warning

    Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan on Monday said his warning about a global markets "crash" last week was not aimed to "preempt" another crisis, but to highlight the pitfalls of using monetary policy to revive growth.

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