close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Rajan

Sri Lanka cricketer Dhananjaya de Silva quits tour after father's murder

The father of Sri Lankan cricket allrounder Dhananjaya de Silva was shot dead by unidentified gunmen on the eve of the national team's departure to the West Indies, police said.

May 25, 2018, 15:10 PM IST

'Islamic window' in conventional banks would attract trillions of dollars from Gulf nations: ICIF

The RBI's proposal to open up "Islamic window" in conventional banks will lead to trillions of dollars from Gulf nations getting invested in India, said an organisation pushing for Islamic financial banking.

Nov 28, 2016, 20:26 PM IST

Urjit Patel checks in at RBI to complete Rajan's 'deep surgery'

Urjit Patel, the new Governor of RBI who has maintained a contrasting low-profile to outspoken and rockstar-like Raghuram Rajan, has his immediate task cut out -- finishing the 'unfinished agenda' of his predecessor on completing 'deep surgery' of banks and winning the war on inflation.

Sep 04, 2016, 16:50 PM IST

Don't write me off, I'll be around: Raghuram Rajan on his 'obituaries'

Taking a dig at those writing his "obituaries", RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan Wednesday said he will be around "a lot in India" even after leaving the central bank and should not be written off as yet.

Jun 22, 2016, 21:34 PM IST

REXIT: What it means for India?

Raghuram Rajan's sudden exit from the post of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor has put the national media and political circles in a tizzy - flooded with series of speculative stories, gossip and slander.

Jun 20, 2016, 18:00 PM IST

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.

Jun 19, 2016, 13:44 PM IST

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.

Jun 18, 2016, 17:08 PM IST

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".

 

Jun 07, 2016, 15:48 PM IST

Two years of Modi government: Key tasks yet to be fulfilled!

As Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government completes two years in office, we are evaluating the promises fulfilled and those still incomplete here. 

May 26, 2016, 17:28 PM IST

Watch! This class 8 student leaves RBI Governor stunned With a question

The RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan stunned having being asked a sharp question by a 13 year old school boy of Class 8 while he was addressing a group of students in Mumbai.

 

Feb 15, 2016, 12:31 PM IST

Lakshmi Menon not playing ghost in my film: Rajan

 Director Shakti Soundar Rajan has clarified that actress Lakshmi Menon won't be essaying the role of a ghost in his upcoming yet-untitled Tamil directorial, which also stars Jayam Ravi.

Jul 26, 2015, 13:26 PM IST

Rajan favours independent agency for managing govt debt

As a new agency takes shape for taking over public debt management role from RBI, Governor Raghuram Rajan today favoured keeping this entity independent of the government as well as the central bank to ensure fiscal discipline.

Mar 22, 2015, 18:51 PM IST

India sets inflation target in monetary policy overhaul

India has formally adopted inflation targeting, a historic monetary policy overhaul that marks a victory for Reserve Bank of India Governor Raguram Rajan, as the government makes subduing chronically volatile prices a priority.

Mar 02, 2015, 18:06 PM IST

RBI's best tool to control inflation is interest rate: Rajan

A fortnight ahead of the next bi- monthly monetary policy review, Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Thursday said the "best tool" available with the central bank to control price rise is interest rate.

May 15, 2014, 19:35 PM IST