The benefit of education loan also goes beyond financing money.Jan 30, 2018, 16:57 PM IST
The government on Thursday said it has a launched a website, www.vidyalakshmi.co.in, for students seeking educational loans and five banks including SBI, IDBI Bank and Bank of India have integrated their system with the portal.Aug 20, 2015, 14:36 PM IST
Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Thursday met students from various colleges and sought their suggestions on drafting its policy for study loans.Jun 04, 2015, 15:51 PM IST
Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan Friday said the central bank was looking into improving the quality of education loans despite high levels of defaults.Feb 27, 2015, 22:26 PM IST
Considering the Modi government’s track record since May last year, people have high expectations from the BJP regime and hope that there will be some significant policy changes that would make a positive impact on their day-to-day lives.
Jan 29, 2015, 21:51 PM IST
In a big relief to 9 lakh families ahead of elections, the government on Monday said it will waive interest component of education loan taken before March, 2009, a decision that will cost the exchequer Rs 2,600 crore.Feb 17, 2014, 19:33 PM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party plans to edge the central government out over the issue of education loan as the nationalised banks do not show much interest in its disbursal, said a party leader.Oct 18, 2013, 12:22 PM IST
Bank officials should be "punished with imprisonment" if they reject education loan, says a member of parliament belonging to the DMK.Jan 20, 2013, 18:01 PM IST
Union Home Minister P.Chidambaram on Sunday said many students would not have been able to pursue their higher education and remained just "Plus two Unemployed" had the government not introduced the Education Loan Scheme.Aug 29, 2010, 15:20 PM IST
Government is planning to provide education loans at four percent interest rate to help students from weaker sections of society to pursue higher studies.May 14, 2010, 14:48 PM IST
The govt has extended tax concession on interest paid for educational loan to all streams of studies including vocational courses.Apr 11, 2010, 17:08 PM IST
Country`s top mortgage lender HDFC
on Friday announced acquisition of 41 per cent stake in education
loan provider Credila Financial Services -- marking its entry
into a specialised market estimated at over Rs 30,000 crore.
Union Home Minister P
Chidambaram on Monday said majority of the Bank officials were
following Government orders on education loan disbursement.
The Madras High Court Bench here on Tuesday held that the second education loan for a member of the
same family could be given only according to the RBI
guidelines and the loan applicant should satisfy the