Chicago University welcomes Raghuram Rajan back to academics

Chicago University welcomes Raghuram Rajan back to academics

Welcoming Raghuram Rajan back to academics, the prestigious University of Chicago has said the outgoing RBI Governor's experience as head of India's top central bank will be of great benefit when he returns to research and teaching later this year.

RBI may get a new chief before Parliament's monsoon session, Rakesh Mohan emerges as front runner

RBI may get a new chief before Parliament's monsoon session, Rakesh Mohan emerges as front runner

A new Governor for RBI may be appointed before the start of the monsoon session of Parliament next month even as former RBI Deputy Governor Rakesh Mohan appears to be emerging as the front runner for the job.

Rexit will not have any impact on RBI: SBI Research

Suggesting that Reserve Bank as an institution will not be impacted by Governor Raghuram Rajan's departure, the economic research wing of SBI has termed all other discussion surrounding his decision as "speculative and nonsense".

Prime Minister Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley likely to select next RBI Governor by July

Prime Minister Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley likely to select next RBI Governor by July

The Government plans to select the next RBI Governor by July and make the handing over of the baton from Raghuram Rajan to the new incumbent a smooth process.

Government decision on FDI panic reaction to Rajan's exit: Congress

The Congress party on Monday termed the Narendra Modi government's decision to relax FDI norms in some key sectors as a "panic reaction" to Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan's announcement of not seeking a second term.

RBI will survive any Governor, important not to 'personalise this office': Raghuram Rajan

RBI will survive any Governor, important not to 'personalise this office': Raghuram Rajan

Reserve Bank will survive any Governor and it is important not to "personalise this office", the outgoing Raghuram Rajan said days before his surprise announcement that he was not interested in a second term.

Raghuram Rajan worked as a Congress agent: Subramanian Swamy

Raghuram Rajan worked as a Congress agent: Subramanian Swamy

Taking a direct attack on outgoing RBI Governor once again, BJP MP Subramanian Swamy said that Raghuram Rajan was a Congress agent and worked to put small and medium industries out of business.

Rexit 'bad omen' for Indian economy, reputation abroad: Experts

Rexit 'bad omen' for Indian economy, reputation abroad: Experts

Calling RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's exit a 'bad omen' for the Indian economy, eminent economists and former policymakers today said it will be seen by the world as India's non-approval to a policy against inflation and bad loans.

Under fire Subramanian Swamy fires fresh salvo, says RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan was Congress' agent

Under fire Subramanian Swamy fires fresh salvo, says RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan was Congress' agent

Shrugging off cries of outrage and allegations from the opposition holding him responsible for RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan`s decision to not continue with his post, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday asserted that he did not care what the others said, as Rajan was the government`s employee, adding that he was a Congress `agent` bent on sabotaging the Indian economy.

Rexit: Are these top two contenders for next RBI Governor's post?

Rexit: Are these top two contenders for next RBI Governor's post?

Raghuram Rajan shocked the nation by announcing on Saturday that he will not serve a second term, once his present term as Governor of Reserve Bank of India, ends on September 4. Who are the top two names that appear to be the strongest contenders to become the next RBI Governor? 

Can't choose RBI Guv on basis of popular vote: Subramanian Swamy

Can't choose RBI Guv on basis of popular vote: Subramanian Swamy

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy, who ran a tirade against RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, on Saturday said the Reserve Bank head is a government employee and is not selected on the basis of popular vote.

Govt lauds Raghuram Rajan's 'good work', successor soon: Arun Jaitley

Govt lauds Raghuram Rajan's 'good work', successor soon: Arun Jaitley

 Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the government appreciates the "good work" done by RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan and will soon take a decision on his successor.
"Dr Raghuram Rajan has announced his intention to go back to academics at the end of his current assignment. 
 

No second term, will return to academia after RBI tenure ends: Raghuram Rajan

No second term, will return to academia after RBI tenure ends: Raghuram Rajan

Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan has said that he will return to academia when his current term ends at the Central Bank on September 4.

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan faces ghosts of rupee's past

The looming expiration of an emergency liquidity measure introduced during India`s 2013 currency crisis comes at a risky time for the rupee, with about USD 20 billion in deposits expected to leave the country as global investment appetite worsens.

Scope to cut rates if inflation heads to 5%: Raghuram Rajan

Scope to cut rates if inflation heads to 5%: Raghuram Rajan

The Reserve Bank of India will have more room to cut interest rates if the central bank gains confidence in reaching its 5 percent target for consumer inflation by March 2017, said Governor Raghuram Rajan on Wednesday.

RBI likely not to increase interest rates in coming future

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Will Modi bow to RSS on Raghuram Rajan?

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In addition to the NGOs, including the one run by Teesta Setalvad, the saffron brotherhood's new target is a formidable one - Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan.

It will be 'cruel' to spoil fun: Raghuram Rajan on 2nd term speculation

It will be 'cruel' to spoil fun: Raghuram Rajan on 2nd term speculation

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan also said that a decision is reached in such cases "after discussions between the government and the incumbent".

 

Reserve Bank keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.5 percent

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