25 Apr 2015
Kolkata: The Centre is seriously working on kick starting 1,400-odd stalled projects, which are keeping the banking system under stress, Union Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said on Saturday.
23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Terming farmers committing suicide as a "great tragedy", former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday said it is not a one party issue and asked all parties in Parliament and outside to pool their wisdom to find a credible solution.
23 Apr 2015
Mumbai: Coming down heavily on banks for not implementing mandatory leave policy effectively, the Reserve Bank on Thursday said that employees posted at sensitive areas are required to compulsorily avail leave of about 10 days in a single spell every year.
21 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's proposed visit to China next month, former External Affairs Minister Natwar Singh on Tuesday said that it is Pakistan which would have the veto on a "final solution" to the Sino- Indian border issue.
16 Jun 2014
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank will sell dated government securities worth Rs 15,000 crore in four tranches on Friday, RBI said.
15 Apr 2015
Washington: Asserting that the current status quo is not an answer to the Kashmir problem, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has called for converting the Line of Control (LoC) into an international border that allows free movement of people and goods.
10 Apr 2015
Pune: Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Friday said banking sector will see major changes in the coming years with the entry of new players, including a postal bank possibly, while public sector lenders will be the biggest "change agents".
18 Oct 2013
New Delhi: Retirement fund body Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has settled 7,96,759 claims during September in its 123 offices across the country as compared to 7,49,639 in the same month last year.
11 Apr 2015
Chennai: With IDFC getting shareholders approval for its demerger scheme to set up a wholly-owned subsidiary IDFC Bank, the stage is set for the new bank to be operational from October this year.
16 Apr 2015
Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex gained over 76 points in early trade on Thursday on emergence of buying by funds and retail investors amid a mixed trend in other Asian markets.