05 Sep 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat expressed concern over the high drop-out rate in government schools of the state and asked teachers to look into the factors which have caused government schools to lag behind private schools and prepare a roadmap to enhance their standards.
03 Sep 2015
New Delhi:The Reserve Bank will take into account the domestic and global deflationary trend and take appropriate action on interest rate, Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said today.
02 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Former Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh met Congress president Sonia Gandhi amid talks of restructuring of the factionalism-ridden party unit in the state, which goes to Assembly polls in early 2017.
01 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Manufacturing sector grew at a slower pace in August as order flow turned sluggish and forced the companies to cut prices, a business survey showed today, adding to the clamour for interest rate cut by RBI.
01 Sep 2015
New Delhi: With economic growth slowing to 7 percent in the April-June quarter, India Inc said the subdued performance indicates that the cost of capital needs to come down, demanding a rate cut by RBI.
29 Aug 2015
Washington: Hinting at the fourth interest rate cut this year, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has said he is not done with lowering rates and the central problem for the entire world remains slowing economic growth.
26 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan went against the majority view of external Members of the Technical Advisory Committee and kept the interest rate unchanged in the monetary policy review early this month.
28 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Stating that the country will outperform emerging market peers in the current volatile environment, German brokerage Deutsche Bank today said it expects RBI to slash key rates by 0.25 percent in the September 29 review.
16 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices were cut by Rs 2 per litre, excluding local levies, in the second reduction of rates this month by oil companies, but the petrol would actually become costlier in the national capital due to increase in VAT rate here.
26 Aug 2015
Hong Kong: Asian credit markets were mixed today as investor confidence remained in the doldrums, despite China's fifth interest rate cut late yesterday since November.