RBI keeps repo rate, cash reserve ratio unchanged

Reserve Bank on Tuesday left interest rate unchanged in its annual monetary policy due to increased food prices after unseasonable rains in various parts of the country.

`Acche din` for borrowers will take some time: Raghuram Rajan

Rajan feels that India is well positioned to take advantage of global scenario and rate cycle right now.

Differences with BJP a media speculation: Raghuram Rajan

Rajan`s comment comes against the backdrop of certain BJP leaders questioning his policies to deal with the current economic woes.

RBI Jan 28 monetary policy to hold rates likely

On January 28, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will release the third quarter review of monetary policy for the fiscal 2013-14 and the experts seem to be in unanimity with regard to the possibility of RBI holding monetary policy rates.

More rate hikes likely by RBI!

RBI raised repo rate by 25 basis points (bps) to 7.75 percent.

With inflation untamed, will RBI act freely?

The verdict on rate cut is not yet out, with analysts divided for and against it.

Cost of a rate cut delay in India

The RBI need not wait for its quarterly review to engineer a change. It can do that at any time to correct financial imbalances. The immediate need is a lower rate and it has to be initiated now.

How many hikes?

The issue of deciding the priority between economic growth and price rise is getting trickier day by day.

RBI likely to raise policy rates by 25 bps to tame inflation

Faced with stubborn inflation, RBI is likely to raised key policy rates by at least 25 basis points in its annual credit policy for 2011-12.

Hike in key rates to help moderate prices: Pranab

This is for the eighth time that RBI has raised the key rates since March 2010.

Sensex falls 209 points as RBI hikes key rates

Sensex was red as banking, IT, auto, realty and auto stocks led the fall.

RBI`s monetary tightening to adversely affect growth: India Inc

India Inc on Thursday said the continuous monetary tightening by the Reserve Bank will affect "adversely" growth prospects of the country.

RBI step to hike key rates in `right` direction: Montek

The Planning Commission on Thursday said the Reserve Bank has taken the "right" step in hiking key policy rates by 25 basis points as inflation is above the comfort level.

Home, auto loans to cost more as RBI tightens policy: Bankers

Home, auto and corporate loans are likely to become expensive in the next fiscal following the RBI`s move to raise key policy rates by 25 basis points, bankers said on Thursday.

Further rate hike by RBI may hurt growth: Experts

Analysts feel the RBI should not opt for another hike in the calendar year.

RBI panel for one policy rate to tame inflation, promote growth

A Reserve Bank working group today suggested that the short-term lending rate (repo) be made the single policy rate to signal the monetary policy stance, to effectively deal with inflation without hurting growth.

Highlights: RBI credit policy

Following are the highlights of the first quarterly review of RBI’s annual monetary policy.