• debt waivers have not benefited farmers rbi governor

    Debt waivers have not benefited farmers: RBI Governor

    December 28, 2014 8:14 IST

    Udaipur (Rajasthan): Debt waiver schemes of central and state governments have not benefited farmers as they restricted credit flow subsequently, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan said on Saturday."Studies have shown that debt

  • government scraps selection of cmds for six banks initiates

    Government scraps selection of CMDs for six banks, initiates probe

    India | October 28, 2014 10:51 IST

    New Delhi: Government today scrapped the selection of six PSU bank heads during UPA tenure following a high-level panel finding irregularities in the process followed.The probe into the selections to banks like Bank of Baroda

  • rbi governor promises telangana cm to look into fresh farm

    RBI Governor promises Telangana CM to look into fresh farm loans

    October 16, 2014 7:06 IST

    Hyderabad: Reserve Bank of India Governor (RBI) Raghuram Rajan assured the Telangana government that he will soon sort out the issue relating to banks not pushing fresh farm loans to farmers.Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao

  • economic recovery in india still uneven rbi governor

    Economic recovery in India still uneven: RBI Governor

    October 13, 2014 12:39 IST

    New York: Stating Indian economic recovery is still uneven, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has exuded optimism that the country will be ‘solidly' in the five per cent growth bracket during the

  • need to break back of inflation says rbi governor raghuram

    Need to break back of inflation, says RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan

    September 26, 2014 7:44 IST

    Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan has said that there was a need to ‘break the back' of inflation which remains high and controlling it would make the apex bank's position more

  • rbi governor counsels keeping fii debt limits

    RBI governor counsels keeping FII debt limits

    September 16, 2014 21:20 IST

    Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan Tuesday counselled continuing with limits on overseas investments in debt to curtail the country‘s reliance on foreign debt.“We are limiting our reliance on foreign debt. It's

  • rbi governor calls for diesel deregulation at earliest

    RBI governor calls for diesel deregulation at earliest

    September 15, 2014 20:38 IST

    Mumbai: The country should take advantage of international oil prices, that have fallen rapidly below the $100 per barrel-mark, to deregulate diesel prices, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan said Monday.“Lower crude oil

  • moving bond trading regulation to hit govt bond market rajan

    Moving bond trading regulation to hit govt bond market: Rajan

    June 17, 2014 17:40 IST

    Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan today said shifting the regulation of bond trading from the central bank would have an adverse impact on the government bond market.“My personal view is that moving

  • clear election result should improve economic prospects

    Clear election result should improve economic prospects: Rajan

    June 03, 2014 18:37 IST

    Mumbai: The decisive election victory for the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance has created a conducive environment for policy actions and should help in economic recovery, Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan said today.Lead

  • rbi governor rajan meets narendra modi

    RBI governor Rajan meets Narendra Modi

    June 17, 2014 9:21 IST

    New Delhi: Ahead of monetary policy review on Tuesday, Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan today called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and is likely to have discussed the macro-economic situation and issues related to price

  • rajan meets jaitley discusses inflation economy

    Rajan meets Jaitley; discusses inflation, economy

    May 27, 2014 16:30 IST

    New Delhi: Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday called on new Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and discussed the prevailing economic situation as well as the issues related to the rise in prices. The meeting, which

  • retain rajan as rbi gov jagdish bhagwati advises modi

    Retain Rajan as RBI Gov, Jagdish Bhagwati advises Modi

    May 19, 2014 20:41 IST

    New Delhi: Describing the BJP's election victory as an “astonishing triumph of Narendra Modi”, noted economist Jagdish Bhagwati on Monday (May 19) advised him to retain Raghuram Rajan as RBI Governor and to hold monthly

  • i decide monetary policy govt can fire me if it wanted rajan

    I decide monetary policy, govt can fire me if it wanted: Rajan

    May 09, 2014 23:21 IST

    New Delhi: Asserting independence of the central bank, Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan today said it is he who determines the monetary policy and the government can fire him if it wanted.“I determine the monetary

  • soon raghuram rajan will sign banknotes

    Soon,Raghuram Rajan will sign banknotes

    May 06, 2014 20:55 IST

    Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will shortly issue banknotes of Rs.1,000 and Rs.20 denomination incorporating rupee symbol and bearing the signature of governor Raghuram Rajan.According to a statement released by the RBI Tuesday,

  • rbi governor k c chakrabarty resigns

    RBI Governor K C Chakrabarty resigns

    March 20, 2014 21:49 IST

    New Delhi: In a surprise move, Reserve Bank Deputy Governor K C Chakrabarty has resigned three months before his term was to end.Chakrabarty has "requested to be relieved earlier than the scheduled (term ending June

  • will contain cad below 70 billion chidambaram

    Will contain CAD below $70 billion: Chidambaram

    October 05, 2013 17:15 IST

    Bangalore: Asserting that the government has the capacity to overcome “this period of stress”, Union Finance Minister Chidambaram today said the current account deficit will be contained below USD 70 billion this fiscal.“Last year I

  • rbi expects 5 5.5 per cent growth in current fiscal

    RBI expects 5-5.5 per cent growth in current fiscal

    October 04, 2013 19:53 IST

    Raipur: The Reserve Bank today said the economy would grow by 5 to 5.5 per cent in the current fiscal, pinning its hopes on good farm output and improved exports.“We have no reason to dispute

  • sensex jumps 412 points on rbi measures

    Sensex jumps 412 points on RBI measures

    September 05, 2013 16:37 IST

    New Delhi: New Delhi: Key benchmark indices reclaimed their key levels on Thursday following a slew of measures by the RBI to restore confidence among investors in the India growth story. The BSE Sensex ended

  • raje demands apology from rbi governor

    Raje demands apology from RBI governor

    India | April 09, 2013 10:12 IST

    Jaipur, Apr 9: BJP Rajasthan president Vasundhara Raje demanded apology from RBI Governor D Subbarao for his comment on the rise in food inflation.  The RBI Governor by saying that rural people's shift to protein

  • rbi governor hints at rate cut as growth falters

    RBI Governor hints at rate cut as growth falters

    December 07, 2012 11:46 IST

    New Delhi, Dec 7: Reserve Bank of India Governor D. Subbarao has hinted at easy monetary regime in the coming days, citing steep moderation in growth and expressing optimism that inflation would cool off from