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Oct 06, 2016
India Post lashes out at Arvind Kejriwal in a tweet, later apologises and alleges hackingThe official Twitter handle of India Post tagged Arvind Kejriwal in a tweet, berating him for "becoming headlines" in the Pakistani media.
Aug 18, 2016
India Post Payments Bank incorporated, to start ops in 2017India Post Payments Bank has come into existence after it received certificate of incorporation from the Registrar of Companies, setting the stage for the new bank to begin operations in 2017.
Jun 13, 2016
As big corporates shy away, can India Post get the payments bank model right?The cost to set up and run operations far outweighs the benefits for the payments bank
Jun 01, 2016
Cabinet clears India Post's payments bank proposalGovernment today cleared proposal to set up India Post payments bank with a corpus of Rs 800 crore and has plans to have 650 branches operational by September 2017, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said today.
Mar 21, 2016
Govt cutting PPF, small savings rates is good; now it is RBI's turnThe hope now is that the RBI will cut the repo rate further, banks will cut the interest rates on their loans and deposits, and people will borrow and spend
Nov 22, 2015
Union Telecom Ministry issues notices to BSNL and MTNL for bad service quality!The Telecom Ministry has issued notices to state-owned BSNL, MTNL and India Posts after Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad personally took note of citizen complaints over service quality on social media since July.
Aug 20, 2015
Payments banks: Not corporate biggies but India Post will emerge the dark horse in race for marketSince payments banks do not require huge amount of capital, India Post will not have to struggle much to seek the capital assistance from the finance ministry
Apr 08, 2015
E-Money order will be available across 70 percent post offices by DecemberThe Department of Posts is working on a plan to provide electronic money order service at 70 percent of its about 1.55 lakh post offices by December.
Jan 12, 2015
India Post's focus should be inclusion, not universal banking; we don't need another PSU bankIf Postal Bank of India wants to become a full service bank and engage in corporate lending, it would, somewhat, be the creation of yet another public sector bank -- a puppet of the government to roll out its populist measures and feed corporate greed.
Jan 11, 2015
Government may take up ordinance route to set up Postal BankThe government is looking at taking the legislative route, by next month, to finalise the setting up of Postal Bank of India and will soon approach RBI to consider the postal department's application for banking licence.