03 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Agriculture Ministry will issue 14 crore soil health cards to farmers in three years that will provide crop-wise recommendations of nutrients to help improve farm productivity.
02 Sep 2014
Bangalore: Vajubhai Vala, former Gujarat Assembly Speaker and an old trusted aide of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Monday sworn in as Governor of Karnataka.
01 Sep 2014
Mumbai: To expedite credit decision, the Reserve Bank today asked banks to set a timeline for disposal of loan proposals but did not ascribe a particular time frame for the same.
01 Sep 2014
Bangalore: On the eve of the swearing-in of new Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah expressed unhappiness over the Narendra Modi government not consulting him about his appointment to the state.
12 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Acknowledging that some banks are reluctant to provide farm loans, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said on Tuesday said efforts would be made to nudge lenders to provide credit to farmers.
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: To increase business in the festival season, Punjab National Bank (PNB) said housing loan of up to Rs 2 crore will attract 10.25 percent interest rate and also announced full waiver of processing fee and documentation charges on housing, car and two-wheeler loans.
29 Aug 2014
Bangalore: Newly appointed Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala will take oath of office on September one. Vala will take oath of office at a function to be held at Raj Bhavan on September 1 at 5 PM, an official release said here on Friday.
25 Aug 2014
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday wrote to Union Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari seeking inclusion of the state for financial aid from World Bank (WB), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Asian Development Bank (ADB) and others to ensure safe drinking water for all.
28 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Taking an aggressive stand on the Maharashtra-Karnataka border dispute, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said the Centre should declare as Union Territory the Marathi speaking villages in the disputed region on the borders of the two states.
25 Aug 2014
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank has said about 36 percent of the overall 4.1 percent bad assets in the system have been created by six sectors of the economy - infrastructure, metals, textiles, chemicals, engineering and mining.