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Mar 23, 2017
RBI puts four public sector banks under watch on asset quality concernsThese banks have been advised by both the Finance Ministry and the RBI to improve their financials, look for avenues for capital infusion and create a self-sustaining model by selling assets, they added.
Mar 14, 2017
Arun Jaitley takes additional charge of defence ministry but Modi must find Parrikar's replacement soonDefence ministry has to have a full time minister, which is why Modi must find a worthwhile replacement to Parrikar and relinquish Jaitley of additional charges as soon as possible.
Mar 14, 2017
Govt must bail out troubled big borrowers at time says Arvind SubramanianThe Non Performing Assets (NPAs) or bad loans in the banking system, particularly state-owned lenders, more than doubled to Rs 6.95 trillion (Rs 6.95 lakh crore) or over 9.3 percent in 2015-16 from close to Rs 2.97 trillion 2012-13.
Mar 09, 2017
Why Economic Survey 2017 doesn't have data tables – omission or oversight?The absence of data prevents scholars and analysts from evaluating the gains or losses the economy has suffered over the years.
Mar 05, 2017
Demonetisation: Finance Ministry refuses to disclose if Arun Jaitley was consulted on note banThe Finance Ministry has refused to disclose whether its boss Arun Jaitley was consulted before the announcement of demonetisation by Narendra Modi.
Feb 23, 2017
Chief Justice of India asks finance ministry to give details on major tax casesThe Chief Justice also spoke about an alternative redressal mechanism to reduce pendency of cases in various courts and said "we can deal with a little bit of our arrears if there is a re-look at litigations pending with us at all levels of all courts."
Feb 20, 2017
E-payments, digitisation: Why is the govt muddying the waters once again?Keeping multiple slabs will compel small businesses to open two separate shops showing turnovers of under Rs.20 lakh per annum.
Feb 09, 2017
RBI deputy Viral Acharya says 'bad bank' could help if designed rightIn its economic survey released on 31 January, the finance ministry suggested setting up a bad bank that it said could be used to buy bad loans from the banks and deal with them through methods including conversion of debt to equity.
Feb 02, 2017
Union Budget 2017: Curbs on political funding not a major electoral reformMost media persons have gone gaga about the major reforms introduced in the area of political funding. But a closer look at the provisions makes you wonder if such provisions could be called reform at all.
Jan 26, 2017
Service tax on health insurance is a deterrent; would it be cut in this budget?Statistics reveal that around 80 percent of expenditure on health is through personal, out of pocket resources in India, which is an inefficient way of dealing with healthcare expenses.