Loan Waiver

  • Farm loan waiver under scanner: Are big ticket government schemes prone to corruption? 05-03-2013 10:48 PM

    The CAG report which was tabled in Parliament earlier on Tuesday criticised the scheme's implementation, citing lapses in 22 per cent of the cases. ...
  • Farm debt waiver scheme: Finance Ministry orders probe after CAG report reveals lapses 05-03-2013 10:40 PM

    The CAG report which was tabled in Parliament earlier on Tuesday criticised the scheme's implementation, citing lapses in 22 per cent of the cases. ...
  • Farm loan waiver of not much help in Vidarbha 12-07-2008 02:59 PM

    Lahore: Former cricketer Ata-ur-Rehman, who was the main character in the judicial inquiry in match-fixing allegations in the Pakistan team 12 years back, has threatened to sue ex-pacer Sarfaraz Nawaz for constantly defaming him. Sarfaraz has accused the Pakistan Cricket Board and its director-general cricket, Javed Miandad of promoting former...
  • Debt trap: Loan waiver, a no-saver for Punjab farmers 09-07-2008 09:40 PM

    Cape Town: A star-studded Delhi Daredevils will be up against the experience of Perth Scorchers in their bid to close in on a semi-final berth when the two sides clash in a group A match of the Champions League Twenty20 here on Sunday. After winning their tournament-opener, second-placed Delhi were...
  • UPA's loan waiver scheme: Too little, too late 08-07-2008 08:40 AM

    Dhaka: On the day the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) announced Brian Lara as the brand ambassador of Chittagong Kings, the franchise’s icon player has said that he is yet to be paid for the first season. According to a report in the Bangladeshi daily Prothom Alo, Tamim Iqbal has not...
  • Plan backfires: PM's loan waiver letter puzzles farmers 08-07-2008 12:48 AM

    New Delhi: The legendary former India left-arm spinner Bishan Singh Bedi's hatred towards suspicious bowling actions is not a secret in the cricketing world, which he once again made public last Friday when he tweeted that he counted as many as 15 bowlers chucking during the recently concluded ICC World...
  • Chidambaram sets deadline for loan waiver to banks 17-06-2008 07:58 AM

    Lahore: Controversial former fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar threw his hat into the ring on Friday to become Pakistan's next bowling coach. Pakistan have been hunting for a bowling coach since appointing Australian Dav Whatmore as head coach in March, with former Essex paceman Ian Pont the leading contender. Pakistan Cricket...
  • Govt hikes farm loan waiver to Rs 71,680 cr 23-05-2008 11:52 AM

    The Sri Lankan said Delhi Daredevils have been playing good cricket and they will continue in the same spirit in the coming games. ...
  • Fourth year ends, UPA switches to election mode 22-05-2008 09:02 AM

    New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday invited a Pakistan team to participate in the Champions League Twenty20 tournament, scheduled to take place in September this year. This will be the first time since 26/11 terror attack in Mumbai that a Pakistani team has...
  • SBI withdraws circular, resumes farm equipment loans 21-05-2008 09:22 PM

    CNN-IBN's experts review Chennai Super Kings' win over Rajasthan Royals in IPL 5 on Thursday. ...
  • SBI regrets issuing circular, won't stop loans 21-05-2008 01:58 PM

    New Delhi: Bottom-placed Deccan Chargers captain Kumar Sangakkara has predicted that Shahrukh Khan-owned Kolkata Knight Riders will win the fifth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). On form, I would say Kolkata [Knight Riders], Sangakkara was quoted as saying. Talking about other teams' chances, Sangakkara said Delhi Daredevils and...
  • UPA waives off farmer loans, SBI stops loans 19-05-2008 04:11 PM

    Chennai: Deccan Chargers skipper Kumar Sangakkara Friday blamed the fielders for their 10-run defeat to Chennai Super Kings, saying his team dropped far too many catches to win a close game. It is about holding catches, I know mistakes happen but we dropped far too many to win a close...
  • Debt-ridden farmer jumps into pile of burning hay 12-04-2008 10:37 AM

    Bloemfontein: South Africa sneaked a four-run win over Sri Lanka on the Duckworth/Lewis method in a rain-affected third one-day international on Tuesday to clinch the five-match series 3-0. South Africa were 179-5 after 34 overs chasing Sri Lanka's 266-9 when rain came down at Chevrolet Park. Umpires called the game...
  • Vidarbha farmer sets himself afire 12-04-2008 08:31 AM

    Perth: He might be drawing flak for his flopshow in the ongoing Test series against Australia but veteran Indian batsman VVS Laxman has no plans of hanging up his boots just yet. Contrary to reports in India and some scathing reactions by experts and former cricketers back home, a fellow...
  • The Left is poor man's enemy No.1: Chidambaram 24-03-2008 09:43 AM

    Mumbai: India made a strong comeback by taking five wickets in the last session of play, but not before West Indies put up a massive 575/9 to end the second day's play of the third and the final Test at the Wankhede Stadium on Wednesday. Varun Aaron struck thrice, while...
  • Vidarbha still colourless, 3 farmers commit suicide 22-03-2008 11:24 AM

    Nashik: Goa, Maharashtra and Hyderabad registered wins in the Ranji Trophy Plate Division, defeating Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand and Assam respectively on Sunday. Maharashtra registered a comprehensive nine-wicket win over Jharkhand on the final day of their Group B match in Nashik. Resuming at 218-6, Jharkhand were all out for...
  • UPA woos students, plans education loan sops 21-03-2008 08:31 AM

    Mumbai: Soon after former India cricketer Vinod Kambli claimed that the infamous 1996 World Cup semi-final against Sri Lanka at the Eden Gardens was fixed, the then manager of the Men in Blue, Ajit Wadekar rubbished all claims. Trashing all allegations, Wadekar first questioned the timing of the claims. My...
  • Unsure about funds, AP CM waives off Rs 1,690-cr loan 20-03-2008 01:06 AM

    Durban: In a cricket match in which the result and the players' performances took a backseat, South Africa beat India in a World Cricket Legends match, organised by Beyond Boundaries at the Phinda Game Reserve in KwaZulu Natal on Tuesday. After opting to bat, India set South Africa a target...
  • National Wipes: Big news from across India 17-03-2008 10:10 PM

    Mumbai: India's middle-order batsman Rohit Sharma, who missed last month's home five-match ODI series against England due to a finger injury, said he is satisfied with his recovery, having faced nearly 300 balls during his century against Railways last week. I'm 150 percent fit now in terms of my batting,...
  • Sonia hints at more concessions for farmers 17-03-2008 09:15 PM

    Cape Town: Australian captain Michael Clarke hit an aggressive century to cancel out some superb fast bowling by South Africa's Dale Steyn on the first day of the first Test at Newlands here on Wednesday. Clarke hit 107 not out in an Australian total of 214 for eight, while Steyn...
  • Now, Sonia pitches for raising ceiling on loan waiver 17-03-2008 05:58 PM

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly declined to react to the comments made by Greg Chappell in his autobiography 'Fierce Focus.' I have no comments to make. I haven't read the book and I really don't want to speak on this issue, Ganguly told reporters on Tuesday. Revealing details...