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Urjit Patel resigns as Governor of Reserve Bank of India

10 Dec 2018

Urjit Patel resigns as Governor of Reserve Bank of India

Reserve Bank of India Governor, Urjit Patel, has stepped down from the position with immediate effect amid rift with the government on various issues.

RBI leaves repo rate unchanged at 6.5% second-time in row

05 Dec 2018

RBI leaves repo rate unchanged at 6.5% second-time in row

The Reserve Bank of India today left the repo rate unchanged while maintaining the stance of "calibrated tightening" of policy. The key rate remains unchanged at 6.5%.

RBI board meeting: Key issues to be discussed

19 Nov 2018

RBI board meeting: Key issues to be discussed

Amid tensions between the government and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the RBI, board, on Monday, started a meeting to try and work out its differences with the government pertaining to policy.

RBI vs Modi government: All about the spat, Section 7

31 Oct 2018

RBI vs Modi government: All about the spat, Section 7

The ongoing spat between the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the Modi government is public knowledge by now.

Amounts you'll get back on exchanging Rs. 2000-note, and more

08 Sep 2018

Amounts you'll get back on exchanging Rs. 2000-note, and more

Handle your currency notes with utmost care, for exchanging torn notes may get you nothing or just half the value, according to new RBI guidelines.

Know what does hiked RBI Repo Rate mean for you

06 Jun 2018

Know what does hiked RBI Repo Rate mean for you

After the bi-monthly review of its monetary policy, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today hiked the Repo Rate by 25 basis point to 6.25%.

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

04 Jun 2018

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

Here comes your daily roundup of business news.

Did you know you can't get soiled Rs. 200/2,000-notes exchanged?

14 May 2018

Did you know you can't get soiled Rs. 200/2,000-notes exchanged?

Two days ago, a Hyderabad resident received soiled notes of Rs. 2,000 from an SBI ATM.

Home loans taken before April'16 to get cheaper

08 Feb 2018

Home loans taken before April'16 to get cheaper

The recent monetary policy has brought good news for those who had taken home loans before April'16.

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged for third time at 6%

07 Feb 2018

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged for third time at 6%

The RBI has kept the repo rate unchanged at 6% for the third time, even as inflation reached a 17-month high.

RBI keeps repo-rate unchanged at 6% for second consecutive time

06 Dec 2017

RBI keeps repo-rate unchanged at 6% for second consecutive time

The RBI's six-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has kept the repo rate unchanged at 6%, second time in a row, in its fifth bi-monthly policy review.

Linking Aadhaar to bank account is mandatory, RBI clarifies

21 Oct 2017

Linking Aadhaar to bank account is mandatory, RBI clarifies

Hours ago, media reports emerged that RBI had denied instructing banks to mandatorily link Aadhaar to accounts.

RBI refuses to provide information on fake currency, printing defects

20 Oct 2017

RBI refuses to provide information on fake currency, printing defects

The RBI has said it had processed 9,711.62mn demonetized Rs. 500 notes and 4,709.72mn Rs. 1,000 notes till August.

RBI: Repo rate remains unchanged at 6%; GVA growth-estimate slashed

04 Oct 2017

RBI: Repo rate remains unchanged at 6%; GVA growth-estimate slashed

Urjit Patel-led six-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of Reserve Bank of India has kept the repo rate unchanged at 6% as per expectations.

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6%

04 Oct 2017

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6%

The RBI has kept the repo rate, the rate at which banks borrow from RBI, unchanged at 6%. It comes after retail inflation hit a 5-month high of 3.36% in August.