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RBi governor Urjit Patel

Dilli ka Babu | Urjit back at policy helm; will Rajan return next?

The government has a huge task on its hands and clearly needs to use its straitened resources for fighting the deadly virus

01 Jul 2020 7:04 PM

Modi govt trying to capture RBI could be catastrophic: Chidambaram

He alleged that the govt was making every attempt to push through its proposals at the RBI board meeting on November 19.

08 Nov 2018 7:14 PM

Rs 10 note in brown colour

The Reserve Bank will soon bring into circulation new Rs 10 denomination banknotes in chocolate brown color.

06 Jan 2018 1:09 AM

Panel fails to adopt note ban report

Main reason behind delay said to be sharp division among members.

31 Dec 2017 12:24 AM

RBI likely to keep interest rate at 6 per cent, focus on inflation control

RBI may keep the short term lending rate unchanged as inflation trajectory is likely to remain upward in the coming months.

03 Dec 2017 1:52 PM


Inflation, fiscal uncertainty led to rate status quo: RBI Governor

RBI Governor Urijt Patel emphasised the need for keeping headline inflation close to 4 per cent on a durable basis.

18 Oct 2017 8:45 PM

Growth important, but not at cost of inflation: RBI Guv Urjit Patel

The slowdown had sparked some calls for lower interest rates, but with inflation rising, the RBI left rates unchanged.

09 Oct 2017 12:27 PM

GST roll out left short-term prospects uncertain, delayed investment: Urjit Patel

The Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel on Wednesday also kpet the repo rate unchanged at 6 per cent.

04 Oct 2017 4:44 PM

Will RBI slash repo rate as industry, govt want a cut?

A top finance ministry official said last week that there is scope for an RBI rate cut as retail inflation continues to be low.

03 Oct 2017 3:00 PM

How Urjit Patel's first year as RBI Governor panned out

Patel joined the central bank at a time when India was taking steady steps as a fast-growing economy under Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

04 Sep 2017 3:13 PM


Farm loan waivers to have lasting impact on economy: RBI Governor

Urjit Patel called for lasting solutions like building irrigation capabilities and cold storage chains,etc.

01 Sep 2017 9:50 AM

MPC warns inflation rise; says there is space for banks to cut lending rates

The RBI cut the main policy rate by 25 basis points to a more than 6-1/2 year low of 6.00 percent on August 2.

16 Aug 2017 7:54 PM

RBI cuts repo rate to 7-year low of 6 per cent

EMIs may not fall immediately, Patel worried about rise in inflation.

03 Aug 2017 3:38 AM

Loans to get cheaper as RBI slashes repo rate by 25 bps to 6 per cent

In its June review meet, the MPC had held the repo rate citing the risk of fiscal slippages.

02 Aug 2017 2:29 PM

RBI's monetary policy: Five things to keep an eye on at MPC meet

Experts predict a 25 bps cut in repo rate in the Monetary Policy Committee's review meet on Wednesday.

02 Aug 2017 12:10 PM


RBI rate cut: What is policy rate and why it should bother you

A rate-cut will enable commercial banks to lower the interest rates at which they lend money to the customer.

01 Aug 2017 11:53 AM

Urjit Patel meets Jaitley ahead of MPC meet, discuss key issues

After meeting the minister, Patel met the newly appointed Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg.

28 Jul 2017 8:37 PM

RBI rules: MPC members' salary to be Rs 1.5 lakh per meet

MPC members should also take adequate precaution to ensure utmost confidentiality of its policy decision before it is made public.

23 Jul 2017 4:11 PM

RBI to hire 12 currency verification systems to pick out fake notes

Previously, RBI governor Urjit Patel did not provide any 'specific number' on amount of money received post-demonetisation.

23 Jul 2017 12:49 PM

Sensex rises up by 81 points post RBI's decision

The Reserve Bank maintained status quo on policy rates, resulting in gains for rate-sensitive sectors like banking, realty and auto.

07 Jun 2017 5:03 PM