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Coronavirus crisis: Government waives ATM withdrawal, bank balance non-maintenance charges

24 Mar 2020

Coronavirus crisis: Government waives ATM withdrawal, bank balance non-maintenance charges

In the wake of increasing COVID-19 cases across the country, the government has waived charges on withdrawals from other bank ATMs and the penalty on failing to maintain minimum bank balance for a period of three months.

Content with progress of Bhuvneshwar, Dhawan and Pandya: MSK Prasad

02 Mar 2020

Content with progress of Bhuvneshwar, Dhawan and Pandya: MSK Prasad

The Indian chief selector MSK Prasad asserted that he was content with the progress made by Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shikhar Dhawan and Hardik Pandya.

Vu launches new affordable Android TVs in India: Details here

24 Feb 2020

Vu launches new affordable Android TVs in India: Details here

Taking on Xiaomi's range of budget-friendly televisions, Vu has introduced a couple of new models in its "Premium TV" series.

Fisdom raises $11 million from fintech giant PayU and others

01 Nov 2019

Fisdom raises $11 million from fintech giant PayU and others

Fisdom, a Bengaluru-based wealth management start-up that offers investment advisory services through its mobile application, has raised $11 million in a fresh round of funding.

Amazon sale: Deals on OnePlus 7, Honor 20i, and others

05 Oct 2019

Amazon sale: Deals on OnePlus 7, Honor 20i, and others

Amazon has kicked-off its Fab Phones Fest in India from today. Under the sale, which ends on October 9, the e-commerce giant is offering attractive discounts on popular smartphones like OnePlus 7, Honor 20i, Redmi 7A, and others.

Five of the most well-known and successful alumni of IIM-Bangalore

13 Jul 2019

Five of the most well-known and successful alumni of IIM-Bangalore

The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are the most sought-after business schools in the country that provide quality management education and IIM-Bangalore (IIM-B) is considered one of the best ones.

This Gujarat village has 13 banks, BMWs running on streets

13 Jan 2019

This Gujarat village has 13 banks, BMWs running on streets

When someone talks about a "village" in India, what appears to mind are the rickety-thatched roofs of cemented huts or large farm-fields.

#BharatBandh: How banking services will get affected

08 Jan 2019

#BharatBandh: How banking services will get affected

With the two-day nationwide general strike having commenced, banking services across India could be affected as a significant chunk of government bank employees have joined in on the strike.

Cabinet approves Vijaya Bank, Dena Bank, Bank of Baroda merger

02 Jan 2019

Cabinet approves Vijaya Bank, Dena Bank, Bank of Baroda merger

On Wednesday, the Union Cabinet approved the merger of state-run Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank with the larger Bank of Baroda (BoB).

Bankers on nation-wide strike again, second in a week

26 Dec 2018

Bankers on nation-wide strike again, second in a week

Operations at branches of public sector banks across the country were impacted today due to a strike by unions against the proposed merger of Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank with Bank of Baroda (BoB).

10 lakh bank employees on strike: All you should know

26 Dec 2018

10 lakh bank employees on strike: All you should know

Nearly 10 lakh bank employees went on a strike on Wednesday, December 26, and it is sure to hit offline services like withdrawing, depositing cash, clearance of cheques and issuance of demand drafts.

There could be a nation-wide bank strike on December 26

23 Dec 2018

There could be a nation-wide bank strike on December 26

Almost one million bank employees, including those of private banks, have called for a one-day-long nation-wide strike on December 26 to protest against the proposed merger of Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank with Bank of Baroda.

Banks could remain shut for 5-days in December: Details here

14 Dec 2018

Banks could remain shut for 5-days in December: Details here

Your bank related work could take a hit for a few days in December as officials are likely to go on strike.

IRCTC: Bank transaction charges while using Netbanking, Cards and Mobile-Wallets

24 Oct 2018

IRCTC: Bank transaction charges while using Netbanking, Cards and Mobile-Wallets

Indian Railways Catering and Tourism and Corporation (IRCTC) offers the facility of booking train tickets online, via its website and mobile app.

Indian economy to reach $5 trillion size by 2022: PM

20 Sep 2018

Indian economy to reach $5 trillion size by 2022: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today the size of Indian economy will double to $5 trillion by 2022 with manufacturing and agriculture contributing $1 trillion each.

How to apply for education loan in India

02 Sep 2018

How to apply for education loan in India

Getting quality education from a top-notch institution, is vital to give a kick-start to your career, whatever be the field.

State-run banks mull performance-linked pay for employees at the top

27 Jul 2018

State-run banks mull performance-linked pay for employees at the top

In a rare move, state-run banks State Bank of India (SBI), Punjab National Bank (PNB) and Bank of Baroda (BoB) are mulling a performance-linked salary structure for employees at the top.

Apple introduces zero-down-payment EMI offers for iPhone X, iPhone 8

19 Jun 2018

Apple introduces zero-down-payment EMI offers for iPhone X, iPhone 8

Apple often hosts its iPhone fest sales on online channels like Amazon and Flipkart. But, the tech giant hasn't been so regular with its offline channel sales.

Government mulls merging four more state-run banks to reduce losses

04 Jun 2018

Government mulls merging four more state-run banks to reduce losses

The government is mulling a major merger of at least four state-run banks - Bank of Baroda, IDBI Bank Ltd, Central Bank of India and Oriental Bank of Commerce - to give a boost to India's struggling banking sector, HT reports.

Salaries to be delayed as 10L bank-employees strike on pay-day

30 May 2018

Salaries to be delayed as 10L bank-employees strike on pay-day

Banking services will be hit hard today and tomorrow as over 10L employees of state-run banks go on a 48-hour strike.

ED attaches Rs. 177cr-worth assets in Rotomac bank fraud case

29 May 2018

ED attaches Rs. 177cr-worth assets in Rotomac bank fraud case

The Enforcement Directorate today said it has attached assets worth Rs. 177 crore in connection with its probe against Kanpur-based Rotomac Group.

#CareerBytes: Going to US for higher-studies? Here're best education-loan options

27 May 2018

#CareerBytes: Going to US for higher-studies? Here're best education-loan options

Many Indian students aspire to pursue higher studies, especially MS (Master of Science), in the US as it's home to many top universities.

You'll get your money back: SC assures Amrapali homebuyers

11 May 2018

You'll get your money back: SC assures Amrapali homebuyers

The SC has assured the 43,000 investors of the Amrapali Group's housing projects that their money will be protected at all costs, even if that meant selling off the company's assets.

Over 23,000 bank-fraud cases involving Rs. 1-lakh-crore in 5 years

02 May 2018

Over 23,000 bank-fraud cases involving Rs. 1-lakh-crore in 5 years

Over 23,000 cases of fraud involving a whopping Rs. 1-lakh-crore have been reported in the past five years in various banks, according to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

#FinancialBytes: Going to US for higher-studies? Here're best education-loan options

20 Apr 2018

#FinancialBytes: Going to US for higher-studies? Here're best education-loan options

Many Indian students aspire to pursue higher studies, especially MS (Master of Science), in the US as it's home to many top universities.

Diamond Power promoters, accused of Rs. 2,654cr-fraud, held in Rajasthan

18 Apr 2018

Diamond Power promoters, accused of Rs. 2,654cr-fraud, held in Rajasthan

In a joint operation, the CBI and the Gujarat Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) have arrested three promoters of Vadodara-based Diamond Power Infrastructure Ltd (DPIL), accused of defrauding a consortium of banks to the tune of Rs. 2,654cr, officials said today.

IDBI Bank now reveals fraudulent loans worth over Rs. 770cr

28 Mar 2018

IDBI Bank now reveals fraudulent loans worth over Rs. 770cr

The latest Indian bank to reveal fraudulent loans is IDBI, which said Rs. 772cr had been issued as loans from five branches in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana against fake documents.

Hyderabad firm under scanner, bank-fraud worth Rs.23,500cr uncovered in 2018

23 Mar 2018

Hyderabad firm under scanner, bank-fraud worth Rs.23,500cr uncovered in 2018

Yet another bank fraud has emerged, the third case to be reported in five days. The CBI has now registered a case against Hyderabad-based Totem Infrastructure Ltd for duping lenders of Rs. 1,394.43cr.

Rotomac's Vikram Kothari, son arrested for Rs. 3,695cr loan default

23 Feb 2018

Rotomac's Vikram Kothari, son arrested for Rs. 3,695cr loan default

The CBI has arrested Rotomac Chairman Vikram Kothari and his son Rahul for siphoning off bank loans worth Rs. 3,695 cr.

These 12 banking apps are at risk

13 Jan 2018

These 12 banking apps are at risk

Last week, Quick Heal detected an Android Trojan stealing banking credentials from customers, following which several banks have issued advisories and warnings to customers about the risks.

Robbers dig 50-feet tunnel through Mumbai bank, empty 27 lockers

13 Nov 2017

Robbers dig 50-feet tunnel through Mumbai bank, empty 27 lockers

In a daring theft, robbers dug a 50-feet tunnel into a bank in Navi Mumbai and escaped with valuables from 27 lockers.

Nifty 50: How does it actually work?

06 Sep 2017

Nifty 50: How does it actually work?

Post periodic review by India Index Services and Products (IISL), the National Stock Exchange's (NSE) will move ACC, Bank of Baroda, Tata Power and Tata Motors DVR from its benchmark Nifty 50 index.

Nifty 50: How does it actually work?

31 Aug 2017

Nifty 50: How does it actually work?

Post periodic review by India Index Services and Products (IISL), the National Stock Exchange's (NSE) will move ACC, Bank of Baroda, Tata Power and Tata Motors DVR from its benchmark Nifty 50 index.

Snapdeal's future gets messier with unexpected funding, issuance of shares

30 May 2017

Snapdeal's future gets messier with unexpected funding, issuance of shares

Just when you thought the Snapdeal saga was at its very end, there is a new twist in the tale.

MobiKwik may get $100 million funding from BlackRock and others

09 May 2017

MobiKwik may get $100 million funding from BlackRock and others

MobiKwik, which competes with firms such as Paytm and FreeCharge in digital payments space, is now going to get a big boost in its endeavors.

State Bank of India slashes rates by 50 basis points

02 May 2017

State Bank of India slashes rates by 50 basis points

The country's largest lender, State Bank of India, has slashed its interest rates by up to 50 basis points (bps) for various maturities to ward off high-cost deposits.

Demonetisation: IT sends notice to Junagadh cobbler for Rs10L deposit

04 Apr 2017

Demonetisation: IT sends notice to Junagadh cobbler for Rs10L deposit

A cobbler in Junagadh, Mansukh Makwana, got the shock of his life when IT delivered a notice to him on the pavement seeking details about a Rs. 10 lakh deposit allegedly made in his account during the demonetization drive.

Delhi: Four Bhondsi jail-mates in Limca Book of Records

22 Mar 2017

Delhi: Four Bhondsi jail-mates in Limca Book of Records

The Limca Book of Records now features four inmates of the Bhondsi jail for installing 'Phoenix' (a prison-management software) in 11 prisons of Haryana.

NPCI: No vulnerability in BHIM, UPI apps

21 Mar 2017

NPCI: No vulnerability in BHIM, UPI apps

After "intensive testing" and "continuous monitoring", the National Payments Corporation of India has announced there is no "vulnerability of loopholes" in the BHIM or UPI apps.

Bank Bad loans to rise to Rs. 9 lakh crore

15 Mar 2017

Bank Bad loans to rise to Rs. 9 lakh crore

Sources stated that the bad bank loans in the country are set to increase by 50% to over Rs. 9 lakh crore by March 2017.