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Govt appoints Shaktikanta Das as Revenue Secretary

Days ahead of the Union Budget, the government on Saturday replaced Revenue Secretary Rajiv Takru with Shantikanta Das.

Vodafone officials to meet Finance Secretary on Friday

They would be meeting Finance Secretary Arvind Mayaram and Revenue Secretary Rajiv Takru, said sources.

Arun Jaitley keen to meet state FMs to push GST

Keen to push the Goods and Services Tax (GST), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday expressed desire to hold an early meeting with the state finance ministers.

Rajiv Takru appointed revenue secretary

Rajiv Takru, a 1979 batch IAS officer of the Gujarat cadre, will be the new revenue secretary in the finance ministry, it was announed here Tuesday.

United Bank of India Chairperson Archana Bhargava resigns

United Bank of India Chairperson Archana Bhargava has quit after taking voluntary retirement, citing health grounds, amid probes into misreported bad loans.

Cash-for-loan scam: Takru says SBI MDs report by weekend

Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Takru Wednesday said the in-house panel constituted by the State Bank to probe corruption charges against one of its senior most Deputy Managing Directors Shyamal Acharya, who was sent out on forceful leave since then, will submit its report by weekend.

PSU banks to get capital infusion by Sep: Fin Services Secy

Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Takru Tuesday said the Rs 14,000-crore recapitalisation programme of the state-run lenders will be done by the end of September.

Economy to improve once stalled projects start rolling: Takru

Domestic economy is likely to kick- start towards revival in the next 3 to 6 months as a large number of the 215 stalled projects are expected to start rolling, a top government official said.

'Fines on banks should be only for naming and shaming'

Reserve Bank Deputy Governor K C Chakrabarty said it should not become a system where the wrongdoers get away only by paying the monetary fine.

Banking Secy Rajiv Takru to meet heads of PSU banks on June 6

The secretary would also review the annual financial performance, asset quality and credit inflow to productive sectors.

Cobrapost fallout: Govt, RBI looking at hiking penalty amount

In the wake of alleged violation of KYC norms by a large number of banks, the government and RBI are looking at the possibility of hiking the penalty which can be imposed on the erring banks.

Action against ICICI, HDFC, Axis on basis of RBI report: Finmin

The government Thursday said action would be taken against ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank and Axis Bank on the basis of an RBI audit report which has detected certain "aberrations", a month after the private banks were accused of money laundering by an online news portal.

‘RBI audit report finds aberrations in ICICI, HDFC, Axis’

An RBI audit report has found certain "aberrations" at ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank and Axis Bank, which were accused of money-laundering by an online portal, but no risk of systemic failure was discovered, banking secretary Rajiv Takru said Thursday.

Rajiv Takru is new Financial Services Secretary

Senior IAS officer Rajiv Takru took charge as Secretary in the Department of Financial Services.

Rajiv Takru is the new Financial Services Secretary

Senior IAS officer Rajiv Takru on Friday took charge as Secretary in the Department of Financial Services.

Govt temporarily upgrades posts of 22 senior IAS officers

The Centre upgraded posts of 22 senior bureaucrats, most of whom are due to take over as Secretary from next month.

Rajiv Takru new officiating CEO of Prasar Bharti

Rajiv Takru, Additional Secretary in I&B Ministry was appointed the officiating CEO of the Prasar Bharti.