Monday, Feb 18, 2019 | Last Update : 09:25 PM IST


REC takeover: PFC to draw Rs 10,000 crore from reserves

The arrangement will appear in the not so distant future, making a noteworthy commitment to the Center's disinvestment kitty for the year.

11 Feb 2019 12:28 PM

India, UK trade not to be affected by Brexit: Simon

The bilateral trade between Britain and India was growing at 17 per cent per annum.

11 Feb 2019 12:04 PM

Nine crore TV homes migrate to new tariff regime: Trai chief

nine crore TV homes that have made their channel preferences clear, 6.5 crore are cable TV homes and 2.5 crore are DTH homes: R S Sharma.

10 Feb 2019 4:09 PM

Amid unemployment chorus, Budget claims over 379k new jobs in govt depts

The government said it has generated 251,279 jobs in central government establishments between 2017 and 2018.

10 Feb 2019 4:06 PM

`No of houses sanctioned under PMAY will reach 75 lakh before polls'

No. of houses sanctioned under the PMAY would reach 7.5 million before the code of conduct for Lok Sabha polls comes into force: H.S.Puri.

10 Feb 2019 10:00 AM


RBI rate cut to boost growth, make loan affordable: India inc

RBI cut benchmark interest rate by 0.25 per cent to 6.25 per cent on expectation of inflation staying within its target range.

09 Feb 2019 10:56 AM

US considers withdrawal of zero tariffs for India: sources

Bilateral trade stood at USD 126 billion in 2017, is widely seen to be performing at nearly a quarter of its potential.

08 Feb 2019 4:43 PM

India's banks unlikely to match RBI's rate cut any time soon

A move of that size would have a negligible impact in boosting credit, or in reducing refinancing costs.

08 Feb 2019 3:48 PM

Delay in release of GST share impinging TN finances: O Panneerselvam

The fiscal deficit as per the budget estimates of 2019-20 was expected to be at Rs 44,176.36 crore.

08 Feb 2019 2:33 PM

No new taxes in Tamil Nadu budget for 2019-20

The government proposed a revenue deficit estimated at around Rs 14,300 crore.

08 Feb 2019 2:16 PM


Only 1.5 lakh persons declared income above Rs 1 crore

Above 1.5 lakh persons have declared their annual income over Rs 1 crore till now during in the assessment year 2018-19: Sushil Chandra.

08 Feb 2019 12:52 PM

Govt to provide more funds for Ayushman Bharat next year: Goyal

The interim Budget presented last week has raised the allocation for Ayushman Bharat scheme to Rs 6,400 crore for 2019-2020.

08 Feb 2019 11:54 AM

RBI to cut rates again before elections, but no more: report

RBI unexpectedly reduced interest rates by 25 basis points - showed the central bank will make the same move next quarter.

08 Feb 2019 11:47 AM

It's govt right to demand interim dividend and use it the way its wants: Das

Payment of surplus or interim dividend to the government is a part of the RBI Act, says RBI Governor.

07 Feb 2019 4:45 PM

RBI to issue guidelines for harmonisation of NBFCs by month end

The guidelines for harmonisation of NBFCs would be issued by the end of this month.

07 Feb 2019 3:52 PM


RBI rate cut to boost growth, make loan affordable: Piyush Goyal

RBI has reduced repo rate by 0.25 per cent to 6.25 per cent.

07 Feb 2019 3:18 PM

Single deposit of Rs 2 crore, more to qualify as 'bulk deposit', says RBI

Interest rate on bulk deposits are marginally higher than smaller-amount fixed deposits for similar maturity period.

07 Feb 2019 2:07 PM

RBI to ensure adequate liquidity to all sectors

Total durable liquidity injected through open market operations has reached Rs 2.36 lakh crore.

07 Feb 2019 1:25 PM

RBI raises collateral-free farm loan limit to Rs 1.6 lakh

Currently, the banks are mandated to extend collateral-free agricultural loans up to Rs 1 lakh.

07 Feb 2019 12:51 PM

RBI projects 7.4 per cent GDP growth for FY20

GDP growth is likely to be influenced by growth in bank credit and overall financial flows to the commercial sectors.

07 Feb 2019 12:41 PM