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Nov 23, 2016
Demonetisation: Debit card charges dropped, farmers to get easier cash accessThe government has allowed Nabard to disburse Rs 21,000 crore through cooperative banks to farmers
Nov 15, 2016
Demonetisation chaos gets deeper as Modi, Jaitley, Shaktikanta differ on I-T scrutinyContradictory statements by PM Modi and Arun Jaitley in regard to permissible non-penalty cash deposits in banks is forcing people to ask: Who to believe?
Oct 27, 2016
Government clears seven foreign direct investment proposals worth Rs 100 croreInter-ministerial body FIPB today cleared seven proposals envisaging foreign investment of Rs 100 crore.
Oct 21, 2016
Debit card data breach: Govt promises prompt actionThe government today got cracking on the debit card fraud, asking banks concerned and RBI to submit report on the nature of security breach which compromised over 3.25 million cards and assured customers that strong action will be taken while their interests will not come to any harm.
Sep 22, 2016
Finmin raises serious concerns over Moody's methodology, says agency ignored reform stepsQuestioning the methodology adopted by Moody's, Finance Ministry today said the global agency has ignored reforms initiated by the government and it should not wait "till infinity" for them to take root before upgrading the country's sovereign rating.
Jul 12, 2016
Raghuram Rajan's successor this week, Arvind Panagariya frontrunnerRajan, who will have the shortest tenure as RBI Governor since liberalisation began in 1991, decided not to seek a second term
Jun 25, 2016
'Creeping fascism': What Subramanian Swamy had said about RSS in 2000In 2000, BJP MP Subramanian Swamy did not have very nice things to say about the RSS.
Jun 06, 2016
FIPB to consider 14 foreign investment proposals on June 10As many as 14 foreign investment proposals including that of IBM India, Janalakshmi Financial Services and Macmillan Publishers International will come up for consideration before the inter-ministerial body FIPB later this week.
Mar 07, 2016
FIPB clears Rs 14K cr FDI proposals; Nippon, Yes Bank get nodThe Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) today cleared 16 FDI proposals worth Rs 14,000 crore including that of Japan's Nippon hiking stake in Reliance Life Insurance to 49 per cent, as also that of four other foreign insurers.
Jan 20, 2016
FinMin, RBI keeping close watch on rupee movement: GovtWith the rupee breaching the 68 mark against US dollar, Finance Ministry today said it is keeping a close watch, along with RBI, on the domestic currency's movement and hoped that market volatility will stabilise soon.