articles by Naresh Malhotra

Business

Supreme Court verdict on IBC: Indian banks’ fight against bad loans has just got a thumbs-up from judiciary

The intent and purpose behind the enactment of the IBC was to pave the way for expeditious resolution of the burgeoning pile of non-performing assets in the financial sector.

Business

Rural distress: Loan waiver is no panacea; govt should dilute monopoly of APMCs for marketing of agricultural produce

Statutorily imposed marketing rigidities in agricultural commodities and other farm produce erect another impediment in the growth of rural sectors

Business

Vijay Mallya offers to repay 100% principal to banks: Liquor baron should stop his antics and engage directly with lenders

The current political landscape and consequently the public’s thought processes are dead against Mallya's antics of making promises and then not following through on them

India

Punjab National Bank fraud case: Here are some unanswered questions in Rs 11,400 crore scam

A fraud like the Punjab National Bank scam can happen only when everybody — including bank officials, auditors of various persuasions and regulators — keep their eyes shut and let the act develop