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RBI Governor meets CEOs of Public Sector Banks, discusses plan of action, challenges in sector

During the meeting, the RBI Governor acknowledged discernible improvements in the banking sector while underscoring that several challenges still remain to be addressed, particularly with regard to the stressed asset resolution and credit flows to needy sectors. 

Jul 19, 2019, 23:26 PM IST

Follow prudential norms for credit without being excessively conservative: Das to banks

He also flagged "the need for PSBs to extend credit while observing prudential norms but without excessive conservatism".

Jan 29, 2019, 09:52 AM IST

NPA level of banks on the decline, says RBI Governor

He also said the RBI has also initiated stakeholder consultation on governance reform in the banking sector.

Jan 08, 2019, 14:37 PM IST

RBI Governor 'highly corrupt', got him removed from Finance Ministry: Subramanian Swamy

Swamy, however, did not give any specific details about the "corruption", an allegation he had made in the past as well.

Dec 23, 2018, 07:12 AM IST

Regulators can't work in isolation: FM on spar with RBI, Patel

Without specifying RBI, he said there is a need for regulators to consult all the stakeholders as that is when one gets a "feel of the market."

Dec 19, 2018, 11:16 AM IST

Govt did not ask for Urjit Patel's resignation as RBI Governor, says Arun Jaitley

After Patel's resignation, the government appointed former bureaucrat Shaktikanta Das as the Governor of RBI.

Dec 18, 2018, 13:12 PM IST

Govt likely to make announcement regarding Urjit Patel's successor: Finance Secretary

RBI has been rendered headless following Patel's unexpected resignation, with immediate effect, Monday.

Dec 11, 2018, 13:36 PM IST

RBI's institutional capabilities very strong, will do whatever required for economy: Rajiv Kumar

The Niti Aayog vice chairman also assured that the government will do whatever is required to continue its business as usual.

Dec 11, 2018, 12:24 PM IST

RBI Governor Urjit Patel resigns; PM Modi, Arun Jaitley express gratitude for his services

He was the 24th RBI governor and was appointed on September 26, 2016, for a three-year term.

Dec 10, 2018, 19:04 PM IST

Urjit Patel parries all questions about RBI-govt spat

Speaking at the customary post-policy presser after the fifth bi-monthly policy review, wherein the policy rates were left unchanged, Patel parried three questions on these issues.

Dec 05, 2018, 17:35 PM IST

Government set to turn up heat on RBI even if it risks Urjit Patel's resignation: Report

The government intends to keep pressing demands for the country's central bank to relax lending curbs and hand over surplus reserves even if it risks provoking a resignation by the bank's governor, sources told Reuters.

Nov 06, 2018, 16:24 PM IST

Play like Rahul Dravid, not Navjot Sidhu: Raghuram Rajan draws cricketing parallel for RBI

Rajan has defended the central bank`s call for greater autonomy from the government.

Nov 06, 2018, 14:45 PM IST

CIC issues show-cause notice to RBI governor for non-disclosure of wilful defaulter's list

The CIC has also asked the Prime Minister's Office, the Finance Ministry and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to make public the letter of former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan on bad loans.

Nov 04, 2018, 19:53 PM IST

RBI Governor Urjit Patel may not quit, resignation reports baseless

Sources told Zeebiz that the reports of his resignation are utterly baseless.

Oct 31, 2018, 17:08 PM IST

Govt vs RBI: What is Section 7 of the RBI Act?

The alleged rift between the RBI and the government has spilled into the public domain recently.

Oct 31, 2018, 13:45 PM IST

Govt-RBI consultations are never made public, says Finance Ministry amid reports of rift

The government statement comes after reports that it has invoked never-before-used powers under Section 7 of the RBI Act.

Oct 31, 2018, 13:30 PM IST

Post-mortem is easier than action: Arun Jaitley slams ex-RBI governor Raghuram Rajan

Jaitley has slammed the former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan over his 'MSME lending crisis' remark. 

Sep 25, 2018, 23:23 PM IST

RBI Governor Urjit Patel appears before Parliamentary panel; assures steps to strengthen banking system

Sources present at the meeting of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance said the RBI Governor expressed confidence of tiding over the crisis regarding non-performing assets (NPAs).

Jun 12, 2018, 14:57 PM IST

India's pace of growth to accelerate in 2018-19: RBI governor

Asserting that the Indian economy turned in a resilient performance in 2017-18, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel has said the country's growth is expected to accelerate next fiscal. Patel was addressing the International Monetary Finance Committee. "The Indian economy turned in a resilient performance in 2017-18," Patel said.

Apr 22, 2018, 07:34 AM IST

Revealed: Why former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan is not on Twitter

The former RBI chief said that he was not quick to respond to tweets in a few words in 30 seconds.

Mar 23, 2018, 18:55 PM IST