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Oct 11, 2019
Maharashtra polls: Beed's farmers in search of crop loans, loan waivers beset by issues ranging from corruption to red tapeNumerous farmers across the agrarian district of Beed have been trying to avail of a crop loan for two years
Sep 25, 2019
As NPA resolution crawls, banks stare at spike in credit cost in range of 1.9% to 4.6% in second half of current fiscalIn its earlier assessment, India Rating had estimated the system-wide credit cost floor at 1.9% and capped it at 4.4% for the second half of FY19 and whole of FY20
May 17, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Why investors want Narendra Modi back for another term rather than a fractured Congress-led coalitionThe Indian economy's biggest disadvantage is its weak political Opposition that can’t offer a better roadmap for the economy than what the Narendra Modi-government has done so far
May 09, 2019
RBI warns Finance Commission of more fiscal slippages by states, lists out specific factors in revised estimatesTerming it as "poor fiscal marksmanship", the RBI also went public with its concerns on deviation in revised estimates
Mar 27, 2019
Farm loan waivers kill credit culture, need to focus on agri distress resolution: Former RBI governor Raghuram RajanLoan waivers cover only those farmers who have taken loans from the formal system, Raghuram Rajan said
Mar 14, 2019
In Kerala, losses due to last year's floods add to woes of farmers reeling under crashing prices and growing debtThe floods in Kerala last year were just the final blow to farmers who were already reeling under crashing prices of various crops.
Mar 11, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Reversing Assembly election losses against Congress key to BJP's poll prospectsThe challenge for the BJP is to chalk out strategies to counter the Congress, at a time when the latter party is running governments in three Hindi heartland states.
Feb 22, 2019
Rash of loan write-offs: YV Reddy proposes agri-risk fund as alternative with Kerala’s Debt Relief Commission as modelAgri risk funds will not deter election-facing ruling parties from ‘bribing’ voters with devices like the income transfer scheme announced in this year’s budget.
Feb 20, 2019
YV Reddy’s warning on farm doles: Biggest enemy of Indian farmer is the power-hungry politician flashing freebiesReddy even pitched for an alternative for farm sector freebies in the form of an agricultural distress fund contributed by both the states and Centre, rather than the ongoing measure of arbitrary scheme announcements.
Feb 19, 2019
Chief Minister Kamal Nath is morphing into CEO of Madhya Pradesh one small step at a timeThose who know Kamal Nath agree that sitting in the chief minister's chair was not exactly a dream job for someone with a Davos mindset assiduously cultivated during his tenure as Union minister