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RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das ‘Convenient’ Choice, So Was Given Extension: Former FM Yashwant Sinha

Nov 02, 2021 Harsh Kumar

Shaktikanta Das has got a three-year extension as RBI Governor because he has proved to be convenient for the government, says Yashwant Sinha.

Shaktikanta Das Given 3-Year Extension As RBI Governor

Oct 29, 2021 Outlook Business Team

Shaktikanta Das was appointed the RBI's 25th governor on December 11, 2018, initially for a period of three years.

RBI Governor: Centre Extends Shaktikanta Das's Tenure By 3 More Years

According to an official order, the government has reappointed Das as the governor of the central bank for a period of three years beyond December 10, 2021.

RBI Keeps Policy Rate Unchanged For 7th Time In A Row; Repo Retained At 4%

Aug 06, 2021 PTI

Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to maintain status quo, that is keeping benchmark repurchase (repo) rate at 4 per cent, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said while announcing the bi-monthly monetary policy review.

RBI Bars Mastercard From Adding New Customers In India From July 22

The Reserve Bank of India barred Mastercard from onboarding new customers after the latter failed to comply with data storage norms.

27 July, 2020

Infrastructure Push Can Re-ignite Economic Growth: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das


RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said the farm sector is emerging as a bright spot.

22 November, 2019

'Simply Out Of Question': Former RBI Governor Rangarajan On $5 Trillion Economy By 2025

Outlook Web Bureau

The Modi government soon after assuming office for the second term set a target of taking the economy to $5 trillion over the next five years.

05 November, 2019

RBI Hikes PMC Bank Cash Withdrawal Limit To Rs 50,000


With the above relaxation, more than 78% of the depositors of the bank will be able to withdraw their entire account balance.

31 October, 2019

Two-Third Of My Tenure As RBI Guv Was Under BJP Govt: Rajan To Sitharaman


The Finance Minister had said that Indian banking sector had the 'worst phase' under the former RBI govenror.

24 October, 2019

'Suppressing Criticism Is Bad For Government': Raghuram Rajan On Indian Economy


Raghuram Rajan reflected on his worry for the slowdown in the economy, which he said he hoped was cyclical but feared it may be more than that.

16 October, 2019

PMC Bank Meets RBI, Assures To Protect Depositors Interests


According to the press release from PMC Bank's administrator, the bank is in the process of recasting its balance sheet to present a 'true and fair picture'


16 October, 2019

Public Sector Banks Had 'Worst Phase' Under Manmohan, Raghuram Rajan: Nirmala Sitharaman


Nirmala Sitharaman said while she is grateful that Rajan did an asset quality review, but people should know what makes the banks ailing today.

04 October, 2019

Economy Slowed Down But Likely To Improve In Near Future, Indicates RBI

Hardev Sanotra

The post-policy statement of RBI clearly indicates that the central bank is likely to continue to remain dovish.

04 October, 2019

RBI Cuts Repo Rates For 5th Time To Boost Economy From 6-Year Low


RBI cut its estimate of economic growth in the current fiscal to 6.1% from earlier estimate of 6.9%.

01 October, 2019

'Suppressing Criticism Is Sure Fire Recipe For Policy Mistakes': Raghuram Rajan


Raghuram Rajan during his term as an RBI Governor had cautioned the government about the consequences of raising funds through overseas sovereign bonds.

20 September, 2019

'Not A Cheerleader': Shaktikanta Das Says RBI More Than Autonomous


The conversations with the government cannot be stopped because the government is the sovereign and the RBI is part of the sovereign, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das says.

20 September, 2019

RBI Expects Growth To Pick Up From Q2 On Govt Spending: Shaktikanta Das

Outlook Web Bureau

RBI governor Shaktikanta Das also welcomed the government announcement in the morning to slash corporate tax across the board and termed the same as bold moves which should benefit all sectors.


16 September, 2019

'Worse Than Expected': RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das On 5% GDP Growth


Expressing concern over the first quarter GDP numbers, the RBI Governor said the numbers definitely looked much worse because the RBI had projected 5.8 per cent.

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Newly appointed Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral R Hari Kumar lays wreath at National War Memorial, in New Delhi.

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Newly appointed Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral R Hari Kumar pays tribute to martyrs at National War Memorial, in New Delhi.

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A passenger shows her COVID-19 vaccination certificate to a government health worker after arriving from Mumbai-via-New Delhi, at Birsa Munda International Airport, in Ranchi.

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Rajya Sabha MPs protest against their suspension at Parliament House during Winter Session, in New Delhi.

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Former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi stages a protest during the Winter Session of the Bihar Legislative Assembly, in Patna

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