31 Mar 2015
Mumbai: In the wake of unseasonal rain damaging thousands of acres of standing crops in many states, Nabard said it is committed to supporting regional rural banks and co-operative banks with liquidity support from a specially created Rs 1,600 crore fund.
31 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Public sector banks will need to raise Rs 1.10 lakh crore from markets to meet more than half of their capital requirement of Rs 1.80 lakh crore over the next four years.
31 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Finance Ministry today sought Parliament's nod to spend an additional Rs 25,500 crore in the current fiscal, nearly half of which will be spent on capital infusion into state-owned banks to help them overcome the high bad loans situation.
17 Apr 2015
Hyderabad: Noting that the Land Acquisition and several other important Bills would be taken up during the Parliament session resuming this month, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said the Congress and other opposition parties should help in passing them.
29 Jan 2015
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank has exempted Regional Rural Banks with assets less than USD 175 million to register with the US Internal Revenue System under Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).
22 Jul 2015
Washington: Top officials of US and Pakistan have stressed on achieving peace and stability in South-Asia and its economic development through enhanced cooperation.
29 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Dismissing suggestions that caste census report was not released to 'hide truth', government today said more than 8.19 crore errors were detected in the data of which 1.45 crore faults continue to exist.
20 Jul 2015
New Delhi: In a major management structure rejig, Standard Chartered Group today said it will divide its regional businesses across the world into four major regions instead of eight at present.
22 Jul 2015
Bijnor (UP): Former President APJ Abdul Kalam said the country can prosper only when rural technology is advanced and batted for setting up of more agriculture-based technical institutes in these areas.
27 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Enthused by initial response, the government has revised upwards target for opening of accounts under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) from 7.5 crore to 10 crore by January 26.