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Apr 23, 2019
Firstpost Editor's Picks: AAP's incoherent strategy, CJI harassment allegations, Shah Rukh Khan's break; today's must-read storiesAAP's incoherent strategy may cost it dearly in the Lok Sabha polls, CJI sexual harassment allegations, Shah Rukh Khan's break before his next film; today's must-read stories
Apr 23, 2019
In 7 years, Kisan Credit Card loans more than doubled on the books of banks; next round of NPA shocker in the making?The problem with Kisan Credit Card loans is that no collateral is stipulated on the large chunk of these loans. There is no real repayment happens because of the nature of the product.
Feb 01, 2019
Budget 2019: Piyush Goyal announces 12 crore bonanza for distressed farmers, govt to give Rs 6,000 per year to buy inputsThe Centre announced direct income support of Rs 6,000 per year to farmers holding cultivable land up to two hectare, a move that would benefit 12 crore farmers and cost the exchequer Rs 75,000 crore annually
Oct 10, 2018
Kisan Kranti Yatra: After raising minimum support prices, will the Centre blink and waive farmers’ loans?There is yet another way of providing relief to farmers, easy and popular though not necessarily the best way to address the issue – waiving off their loans.
Sep 26, 2018
Arun Jaitley hits out at Raghuram Rajan saying postmortem easier than taking action when requiredRajan, who had as the chief economist at IMF warned of impending financial crisis of 2008, in a note to a parliamentary committee warned against ambitious credit targets and loan waivers, saying that they could be the sources of next banking crisis.
Mar 27, 2018
Banking scams: MUDRA, Kisan Credit Card loans next big worry for govt; PMO alerted about Bihar's Rs 500-cr fraudAt least five government-owned banks in Bihar are likely to take a fiscal hit worth Rs 500 crore in the disbursement of the MUDRA sceme and Kisan Credit Cards
Jun 15, 2017
Farmers' protest: Second suicide reported in Ranchi, authorities deny loan distress amid growing resentmentJharkhand farmer commits suicide on the outskirts of Ranchi. Administration officials, however, deny that the farmer was under any loan pressure.
Jun 13, 2017
Jharkhand Cabinet approves one percent interest rate on loans to farmersThe Jharkhand Cabinet on Tuesday gave its approval to provide farmers of the state loans at the rate of 1 percent.
Oct 03, 2011
Nabard funds study on mobile-enabled Kisan credit cardsThe service in Villupuram district would be available initially from Pallavan Grama Bank and would later be extended to other banks.