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Top RBI official speaks up for central bank independence

The risks of undermining the central bank’s independence are potentially catastrophic,” said Acharya.

27 Oct 2018 10:26 AM

Parliamentary panel to summon RBI governor Patel on IL&FS controversy

The RBI governor had blamed the bank management for lapses.

24 Oct 2018 11:03 AM

Concerned over fall in rupee, says Hindu outfit

RBI should play a proactive role in checking the decline, says body.

10 Oct 2018 2:18 AM

As RBI holds rates, relief for borrowers

This is also good news for the Prime Minister’s affordable housing vision and for the housing and construction sector.

06 Oct 2018 1:55 PM

Rupee at 74 to a dollar is still better than its EM peers: Patel

Rupee has depreciated in nominal effective terms by 5.6 per cent since the end of March, says Patel.

05 Oct 2018 6:03 PM


Fiscal slippages to have adverse bearing on inflation, markets: RBI

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has, however, assured that the government will stick to the fiscal deficit target.

05 Oct 2018 5:22 PM

RBI lowers retail inflation projection to 3.9-4.5 pc for second half of FY19

Inflation is projected at 4 pc in second quarter (July-September) 2018-19, 3.9-4.5 pc in H2 (October-March) and 4.8 pc in Q1:2019-20.

05 Oct 2018 3:44 PM

Reserve Bank of India keeps key policy rate unchanged at 6.50 pc

RBI in its monetary policy meet in August had decided to hike the key interest rates from 6.25 pc to 6.50 pc.

05 Oct 2018 2:44 PM

RBI rate-setting panel begins three-day meet

RBI raised the repo rate or short term lending rate by another 25 basis points in August policy meet.

03 Oct 2018 4:00 PM

Preventive vigilance better governance tool for public institutions: Urjit Patel

Percentage of vigilance cases against RBI employees' vis-à-vis the total staff strength of the Bank stood on average at 0.004 per cent.

20 Sep 2018 5:59 PM


BJP govt's step to boost economy 'half-baked and half-hearted': Cong

Surjewala said Modi govt should learn from UPA-Congress which took fundamental steps during the economic downturn to insulate the economy.

16 Sep 2018 7:24 PM

RBI governor to give pep talk to anti-corruption officers

The Reserve Bank of India governor will deliver the lecture on September 20 at the CVC office.

13 Sep 2018 1:22 PM

PM Modi calls high-level emergency meet on Saturday to review economy

Free-fall of rupee and relentless hike in oil prices top agenda of Saturday meeting with Finance Minister and RBI Governer.

13 Sep 2018 9:39 AM

Urjit Patel completes two years as RBI Governor

Patel has been steadfast in maintaining the central bank's independence and in handling the bad loan cases.

03 Sep 2018 9:05 PM

A blow to the aam aadmi

India is a net oil importer, so it's difficult to see how the repo rate hike will curb such inflation.

02 Aug 2018 1:46 AM


Brace for currency wars, says RBI governor Urjit Patel

Use all measure required to ensure stability, urges Patel.

02 Aug 2018 1:15 AM

RBI hikes key rate second time in two months

Retail inflation pegged at 4.8 per cent for second half of current fiscal.

02 Aug 2018 12:58 AM

RBI hikes repo rate by 25 bps to 6.5 pc after its 3rd bi-monthly MPC meet

Reserve Bank of India has hiked the repo rate for the second consecutive month.

01 Aug 2018 2:43 PM

Reserve Bank of India's interest rate setting panel starts 3-day meet

Experts are divided in their opinion about the likely action of Reserve Bank of India on the benchmark lending rate.

30 Jul 2018 6:41 PM

Govt open to consider RBI demand for more powers, says Piyush Goyal

While the RBI regulates all banks in India, 21 state-run banks are also regulated by the government, which owns majority-stakes in them.

20 Jun 2018 11:22 AM