Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 23:55
Banks should be given some freedom to determine their financial inclusion strategies as making such obligations mandatory has its own distractions, RBI Deputy Governor H R Khan said today.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 16:18
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said the country has "miles to go" to improve investment flows into farm sector, rural infrastructure and housing in villages.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 17:26
Apart from that the target to form 5 lakh more joint liability groups of farmers will also be very helpful given the fact that the number of landless farmers is increasing.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 21:24
The investment was at Rs 5.76 lakh crore in 2012-13 (provisional) and Rs 5.60 lakh crore in 2011-12, down from Rs 6.45 lakh crore in 2010-11.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 20:28
In a bid to rationalise and regulate the fee structure in unaided educational institutions across the state, the Punjab Cabinet on Monday gave approval for setting up of a regulatory body.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 08, 2013, 17:37
The proposed warehouses will be set up in association with primary cooperatives and the money is already provided for in the budget, Nabard Chairman Prakash Bakshi told PTI.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 27, 2013, 19:10
A NABARD circular on winding up the role of primary agriculture cooperative societies (PACS) as lenders to farming community in the rural co-operative banking structure has triggered unrest in this sector in Gujarat.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 13:57
Amid allegations of co-operative banks being used as conduits for money laundering, NABARD, which jointly regulates such lenders, has said that it has found no shortcoming pointing towards any such activity.
Last Updated: Monday, May 06, 2013, 23:19
With an aim to expand the role of Nabard in rural economy, the government Monday introduced a Bill in the Lok Sabha to raise its authorised capital four times to Rs 20,000 crore.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 11:30
In an effort to aid drought relief measures in Maharashtra, NABARD will converge its watershed development projects with MNREGS.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 18, 2013, 12:00
The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) on Thursday said it is targeting a 26.68 percent growth in disbursements in 2013-14 at Rs 1,35,000 crore under its various initiatives.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 17:06
Karnataka regional office of NABARD has recorded all time high financial assistance in the State at Rs 8,424 crore during 2012-13 for agricultural and rural development, registering an year-on-year growth of about 40 per cent.
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