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  • 30 minutes: Story of the Indian blue collar workers August 5, 2014

    The Indian blue collar workers have been working in the Middle East as domestic help with no one to listen to their grievances. Popularly known as 3D workers they work as truck drivers, construction workers and so on. According to the report presented by the Reserve Bank of India 70...
  • RBI set to announce annual monetary policy today, no changes likely April 1, 2014

    The Reserve Bank will come out with annual monetary policy on Tuesday amid expectations that it will maintain status quo because retail inflation, especially in food items, is yet to show definite signs of moderation. ...
  • Hike in LPG cap a misdirected subsidy: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan February 11, 2014

    Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan has questioned the decision to raise the cap of subsidised LPG cylinders from 9 to 12 per annum, calling it a 'misdirected subsidy'. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Rajan said, "What one should be careful about is expanding the misdirected subsidies...
  • Rajan's statement shown RBI is concerned about inflation: Montek September 20, 2013

    Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia said RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has done somethings that will ease liquidity and at the same time send a signal that the RBI is concerned about bringing inflation down. ...
  • The Last Word: Has the US federal reserve move brought an end to India's economic worries? September 20, 2013

    The rupee surged 2.6 per cent on Thursday, hitting its highest in nearly five weeks, as the US Federal Reserve's decision not to dial back its easy money policy is expected to provide a reprieve to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its policy making....
  • No sync between RBI, govt on tackling economy, says BJP August 22, 2013

    Bhartiya Janata Party leader Yashwant Sinha said on Wednesday that there is completely lack of understanding between the Reserve Bank of India and the government of India on tackling economy. ...
  • RBI intervenes to curb rupee's volatility August 21, 2013

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday announced a slew of measures, including Rs 8,000 crore bond buyback, to ease liquidity and ensure adequate credit flow to the productive sectors of the economy. ...
  • RBI to announce quarter monetary policy; unlikely to cut repo rate July 30, 2013

    The RBI on Tuesday will reveal its quarter monetary policy review. It's the first time since 1997, that the rupee will be at the centre of a quarterly monetary policy. ...
  • RBI measures only a 'short term' step: Montek Singh Ahluwalia July 16, 2013

    In a move to stem the continuing fall of rupee, the RBI on Monday night came out with a slew of measures including hiking the lending rates for banks and sucking up of Rs 12,000 crore, to make the currency dearer. Planning Commission Deputy Chairperson Montek Singh Ahluwalia said that...
  • Money laundering by banks: Will take action depending on crime, says SBI May 6, 2013

    Twenty three public sector banks, including the SBI, and insurance companies have been named in a sting operation conducted by special investigations website Cobrapost. ...
  • RBI likely to cut repo rate by 25 points today January 29, 2013

    The Reserve Bank of India is widely expected to make a modest cut in interest rates later on Tuesday to support an economy set for its slowest growth in a decade, with a deeper cut unlikely due to worries over the fiscal and external deficits and inflation. ...
  • Inflation is still a concern: RBI governor Subbarao October 30, 2012

    The RBI left interest rates unchanged on Tuesday but cut the cash reserve ratio for banks and indicated it may ease monetary policy further in the JanuaryMarch quarter, although inflation remains a nearterm concern. While the decision to leave the policy repo rate unchanged at 8.00 per cent. As inflation eases further,...
  • RBI credit policy: 'Big rate cut unlikely' October 30, 2012

    All eyes are on the Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday as it reviews its credit policy. It is up against stubborn inflation. Will we see a cut in interest rates? CNBCTV18's banking editor Lata Venketesh tells us what to expect. ...
  • Inflation expected to rise to 7 per cent by March end: RBI July 31, 2012

    The Reserve Bank of India kept key policy rates unchanged in its AprilJune quarter monetary policy on Tuesday. ...
  • High inflation must have influenced RBI's decision: Pranab June 18, 2012

    The Reserve Bank of India on Monday kept the repo rate and the cash reserve ratio unchanged at 8.0 per cent and 4.75 per cent respectively, dashing market hopes of a 25 basis point cut. ...
  • 'RBI may not cut rates just as yet' June 12, 2012

    CNBCTV18 Banking Editor Latha Venkatesh said that despite high inflation and a falling rupee, the Reserve Bank of India may not cut rates just as yet. ...
  • Repo rate cut will be passed on to consumers: Banks April 18, 2012

    Latha Venkatesh, Banking Editor, CNBCTV18 said consumers will most definitely benefit from RBI's rate cuts. ...
  • RBI to hit pause button on interest rates? December 16, 2011

    CNBC TV18's Banking Editor Latha Venkatesh explains how the decision's taken at the RBI's credit policy meet on Friday will impact consumers. ...
  • Expect higher EMIs, deposit rates in 2-3 weeks September 16, 2011

    The Reserve Bank of India may hike rates again in October if inflation doesn't moderate. ...
  • Indian linked to Australia bribery scam August 16, 2010

    Indian middleman, Aditya Khanna, engaged by the banknote firm 'Securency', is related to senior politician Natwar Singh. ...
  • RBI campaigns against email fraud June 30, 2010

    Most of us have received emails or SMS promising to turn us into millionaires overnight. And there are few who have even fallen victims to such menace. Help finally seems to be at hand. RBI has now stepped in to prevent gullible citizens from such frauds. ...
  • Watch: RBI cautions against fake Rs 1000 note June 25, 2009

    The RBI has warned that fake Rs 1000 notes are in circulation in the country. Fake notes have been detected in the 2AQ and 8AC series. ...
  • RBI to cut rates to provide cheaper loans to public November 5, 2008

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has been doing all it can to help banks weather the liquidity crunch, but little action was seen from the banks on interest rates. That is likely to change over the next few days after Finance Minister P Chidambaram's meeting with the bankers on...