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.
17 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Indian state-run banks have collectively made an operating profit of nearly Rs 35,000 crore this fiscal, but the massive provisioning for bad debts has pared their net profit down to Rs 222 crore, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday, adding they had finally turned the corner and reported a cumulative net profit.
06 Sep 2016
Vientiane: Senior officials from across South-East Asia met in the Laos capital Vientiane Monday ahead of the arrival of regional and world leaders for the Asean 28th and 29th Summits, and 11th East Asia Summit from Tuesday to Thursday.
18 Sep 2016
Mumbai: The 17-lender consortium led by State Bank of India has put on sale embattled businessman Vijay Mallya's prime Goa property, the Kingfisher Villa, at a reserve price of Rs 85.29 crore.
03 Sep 2016
New Delhi: In a sign of India's growing influence in southeast Asia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that, as partners, India and Vietnam should jointly face regional challenges.
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).
08 Sep 2016
Carrollton: A fire official says three people are dead following a plane crash near a small airport in western Georgia. Bud Benefield, a deputy fire chief for Carroll County, confirmed the crash happened today near West Georgia Regional Airport, WSB-TV reported.
02 Sep 2016
Mumbai: It was business as usual for public transport in Mumbai despite one-day nationwide strike call given by central trade unions, while it evoked a mixed response in rural Maharashtra.
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.
07 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Even as India is merging some state-run banks, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said there was no move to privatise them. He also said the target date of April 1 next year to implement a pan-India goods and services tax regime will be met.