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Privatisation of PSBs not panacea; need to cut govt mandates for PSBs: Rajan

Banking system is overburdened with non-performing loans and there is a need to adequately professionalise boards of PSBs.

14 Dec 2018 5:07 PM

Agri loan waiver should not form part of poll promises: Rajan

Inhibits investment in the farm sector put pressure on the fiscal of states which undertake farm loan waiver.

14 Dec 2018 2:32 PM

Reduce number, weight of government mandates for PSBs: Rajan

PSBs still not adequately professionalised and there is a need to substantially improve risk management.

14 Dec 2018 10:03 AM

RBI chief resignation major dent to credibility

The autonomy of the central bank is the crucial issue here.

11 Dec 2018 1:22 AM

All Indians should be concerned: ex-RBI Guv Rajan on Urjit Patel's resignation

Patel, who faced possibility of unprecedented action from govt over differences on issues, resigned from his job, citing personal reasons.

10 Dec 2018 7:42 PM


Crack whip on fraudsters

The government’s own data shows there were over 8,670 fraud cases totalling Rs 6,12,600 crores over the past five years, upto March 31, 2017.

22 Nov 2018 12:05 AM

India's economic growth held back due to note ban, GST: Raghuram Rajan

Mr Rajan said for four years -- 2012 to 2016 -- India was growing at a faster pace before it was hit by two major headwinds.

10 Nov 2018 4:45 PM

RBI board needs to play like Dravid: Raghuram Rajan

Banks can kick-start lending and support growth, and transferring more dividend to boost liquidity.

07 Nov 2018 11:09 AM

RBI like ‘seat belt’ for govt: Ex-gov Rajan

Dr Rajan said it would be best if each side respected the other’s motivation and thoughts.

07 Nov 2018 1:07 AM

Raghuram Rajan says RBI is a seat belt for govt; autonomy must be respected

Central bank has the liberty to say no if the government pushes it to be lenient, says Rajan.

06 Nov 2018 5:30 PM


NPAs: People must know facts

The names of wilful defaulters are being sought although this might be met with stonewalling by the authorities.

06 Nov 2018 1:50 AM

RBI chief served notice for not disclosing wilful defaulters' list

CIC has asked PM's Office, Finance Ministry and RBI to make public the letter of Raghuram Rajan on bad loans.

05 Nov 2018 8:03 AM

Big fight for big money

The economic problems should not however make us gloss over the severe institutional stress between the government and RBI.

04 Nov 2018 12:25 AM

RBI should be autonomous

The government also had its differences with RBI governor Raghuram Rajan and that was why, it is said, he was not given a second term.

23 Oct 2018 12:03 AM

Postmortem is easier than action: Jaitley hits out at Raghuram Rajan

Rajan, who was RBI governor for three years till September 2016, is currently teaching at the Chicago Booth School of Business.

26 Sep 2018 9:14 AM


PSBs to recover around Rs 1.8tr: FM

Mr Jaitley said that banks must strive to be seen always as institutions of clean and prudent lending.

26 Sep 2018 12:40 AM

Heed Rajan’s advice to save India’s banks

The only conclusion is that banks are still tied to the government’s apron strings.

13 Sep 2018 12:32 AM

Rajan drops a bombshell; Cong in dock, flags MUDRA, farm loan waiver risks too

A brutal exposition of all the warts that adorn India's perilously poised banking system.

12 Sep 2018 8:48 AM

Raghuram Rajan blames 'over optimistic bankers' for mounting bad loans

A larger number of bad loans were originated in the period 2006-2008 when economic growth was strong.

11 Sep 2018 10:21 AM

Truths and half-truths on eco slowdown

Interestingly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Mr Rajan are on the same page on the quality of governance in banks.

05 Sep 2018 1:17 AM