I&B Min steps in as TV channels fight allegations of fixing TRPs

I&B Min steps in as TV channels fight allegations of fixing TRPs

🕔20:12, 9.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 9  Amid the heated TV news wars after the sensational revelation where the Mumbai Police claimed to have busted a major scam of manipulation of TRP (Television Rating Point) data by at least three TV channels and

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RBI gives liquidity boost but retains lending rates, gives optimistic outlook

RBI gives liquidity boost but retains lending rates, gives optimistic outlook

🕔20:10, 9.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 9  The Reserve Bank made an expected move by retaining key lending rates, but cheered investors and home buyers by giving a liquidity boost and an optimistic outlook. The central bank’s Monetary Policy Committee, in its penultimate meet

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Minor quakes hit Manipur and Arunachal, cause no damage

Minor quakes hit Manipur and Arunachal, cause no damage

🕔19:35, 9.Oct 2020

Imphal/Itanagar, Oct 9  Minor earthquakes shook Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh on Friday, causing panic among people though no loss of life or property has been reported so far, officials said. Officials said that Friday’s quakes lasted for several seconds, forcing

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India successfully flight-tests anti-radiation missile

India successfully flight-tests anti-radiation missile

🕔19:33, 9.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 9  India on Friday successfully flight tested the indigenously-developed Anti-Radiation Missile (Rudram-1), which can hit any radio frequency emitting target. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh lauded the Defence Research and Development Organisation and other stakeholders for the successful

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Industry hails RBI’s liquidity steps, accommodative stance

Industry hails RBI’s liquidity steps, accommodative stance

🕔18:09, 9.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 9  As the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) came up with another slew of measures to improve the liquidity scenario, industry players and experts have lauded its steps. They also appreciated the fact that the central bank

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Adani Enterprises raises Rs 125 cr through NCDs

Adani Enterprises raises Rs 125 cr through NCDs

🕔16:20, 9.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 9  Adani Enterprises has raised Rs 125 crore by allotting non-convertible debentures (NCD) on private placement basis. In a regulatory filing, the company said that the NCDs will be listed on the Wholesale Debt Market segment of BSE

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Piyush Goyal gets additional charge of Food Ministry

Piyush Goyal gets additional charge of Food Ministry

🕔16:07, 9.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 9  A day after the demise of Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, President Ram Nath Kovind has given the additional charge of Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution to Railway Minister Piyush Goyal. “The President

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‘Country has lost an able administrator’: Cabinet pays tribute to Paswan

‘Country has lost an able administrator’: Cabinet pays tribute to Paswan

🕔16:00, 9.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 9  The Union Cabinet on Friday offered condolences on the death of Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, who died on Thursday evening at the age of 74. The Minister died days after undergoing a heart surgery. The

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Ram Vilas Paswan’s mortal remains to be flown to Patna, cremation on Saturday

Ram Vilas Paswan’s mortal remains to be flown to Patna, cremation on Saturday

🕔15:26, 9.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 9 Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan’s mortal remains will be flown to Patna on Friday evening and his last rites will be performed there, said the family members. The last rites will be held on Saturday afternoon. Paswan

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RBI to maintain comfortable liquidity conditions, announces Rs 20K cr OMOs

RBI to maintain comfortable liquidity conditions, announces Rs 20K cr OMOs

🕔14:18, 9.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 9  To maintain comfortable liquidity conditions in the Covid battered economy, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday announced the sale and purchase of government securities worth Rs 20,000 crore under open market operations (OMOs). According to

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RBI extends ‘co-origination’ model of loans to all NBFCs

RBI extends ‘co-origination’ model of loans to all NBFCs

🕔13:17, 9.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 9  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has extend the ‘co-origination’ model of lending to all non-banking financial companies (NBFC), including housing finance companies (HFC), to make all priority sector loans eligible for the scheme and give greater

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Prez, PM and others pay tributes to Paswan

Prez, PM and others pay tributes to Paswan

🕔12:30, 9.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 9  President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the nation on Friday in paying tributes to Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, who passed away last night, at the latter’s residence here. Among those who

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RTGS transfers can be done 24×7 from December

RTGS transfers can be done 24×7 from December

🕔12:16, 9.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 9  In a move to facilitate more convenience for online fund transfers, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to make Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) system available round the clock from December 2020. The decision comes

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RBI raises retail exposure threshold for banks to improve credit flow

RBI raises retail exposure threshold for banks to improve credit flow

🕔12:14, 9.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 9  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to enhance the threshold limit of retail portfolio of banks to Rs 7.5 crore, with a view to improve the credit flow to small businesses. Under the extant framework,

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RBI rationalises risk weights of individual home loans to boost liquidity

RBI rationalises risk weights of individual home loans to boost liquidity

🕔12:13, 9.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 9 In a bid to improve liquidity for home buyers and boost realty demand, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to rationalise the risk weights of new individual home loans sanctioned up to March 31, 2022.

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No automatic caution listing of exporters: RBI

No automatic caution listing of exporters: RBI

🕔12:12, 9.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 9  As part of the government’s Ease of Doing Business initiative and to make the systems more exporter-friendly and equitable, the Reserve Bank of India on Friday decided to discontinue the Automatic Caution-listing of exporters. As part of

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RBI announces Rs 1L Cr on-tap TLTRO to revive economic activity in key sectors

RBI announces Rs 1L Cr on-tap TLTRO to revive economic activity in key sectors

🕔12:11, 9.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 9  As part of efforts to revive economic activity in specific sectors and maintain liquidity flows in the financial markets, the Reserve Bank of India on Friday decided to conduct a Rs 1 lakh crore on-tap Targeted Long

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RBI retains lending rates, maintains accommodative stance

RBI retains lending rates, maintains accommodative stance

🕔12:07, 9.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 9  Persistently high inflation fanned in part due to supply side disruptions along with seasonal factors led the Reserve Bank of India to maintain the key lending rates. Accordingly, the Monetary Policy Committee of the central bank in

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US oil majors unprepared for clean energy transition

US oil majors unprepared for clean energy transition

🕔10:27, 9.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 9 The energy transition to a net zero carbon world is an existential challenge for oil and gas majors but US companies are lagging way behind their European rivals in adapting their businesses, a report from financial think

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US could have enough Covid-19 vaccine doses for every American by March’

US could have enough Covid-19 vaccine doses for every American by March’

🕔10:26, 9.Oct 2020

Washington, Oct 9  The US could have enough coronavirus vaccine doses for every American by March 2021, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said. Azar made the remarks on Thursday while addressing a keynote speech at the Goldman Sachs

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