Follow Us:
Thursday, August 18, 2022

Raghuram Rajan


Note from Rajan

September 14, 2018 12:42 pm

Former RBI governor points to the several guilty in the bad loans mess. Government must listen to him.

Before saying bye, Raghuram Rajan warns of new challenges

September 04, 2016 10:17 pm

Talking about his achievement, Rajan said his monetary policy had helped bring India’s rate of inflation down.

Raghuram Rajan wanted to be RBI Governor, I honoured that commitment: Manmohan Singh

July 01, 2016 4:06 am

Raghuram Rajan became RBI governor in 2013 and last month said he would not opt for a second term.

Congress leads Oppn attack: Govt invited this, did not deserve him, India a loser

June 18, 2016 9:49 pm

The Opposition Congress slammed the BJP government, saying it had “invited this development” through a “campaign of insinuations, baseless allegations and puerile attacks” on him.

RBI Governor Rajan not seeking second term, says he will return to academics

June 18, 2016 5:27 pm

Rajan also said that his work on containing inflation, cleaning bank books was not over and he is confident that his successor will take RBI to new heights.

Raghuram Rajan deserves at least two more terms: Narayana Murthy

June 16, 2016 9:27 pm

"I would hope that the government would very respectfully request him to continue for one term or my preference would be two terms," the Infosys founder told ET Now.

Inflation edges up to to 5.76% in May on costly food items

June 13, 2016 6:30 pm

Inflation in the vegetable basket more than doubled to 10.77 per cent in May as compared to 4.82 per cent in the previous month.

Raghuram Rajan being attacked for fighting crony capitalism, says his Chicago University colleague

June 12, 2016 5:01 pm

Raghuram Rajan's colleague and co-author Luigi Zingales defended him saying he was being attacked for "fighting the inefficiency of the banking system".

Debate on Rajan’s reappointment is welcome as long as it is on performance

June 11, 2016 12:21 am

It is high time for all of us to get real, recognise and reward Raghuram Rajan for a job brilliantly done

Raghuram Rajan planted 'time bomb' in Indian financial system: Subramanian Swamy

June 10, 2016 10:31 am

Raghuram Rajan had dismissed Swamy's earlier comments as "baseless" and "fundamentally wrong"


RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan delivers first Ramnath Goenka Lecture

March 15, 2016 1:14 pm

RBI Governor Dr. Raghuram Rajan delivered his first Ramanth Goenka Memorial lecture in New Delhi on Saturday (March 12).


Raghuram Rajan says banks will be restored back to health

February 12, 2016 4:56 am

Mumbai/New Delhi, Feb 12 (ANI): Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan said that efforts of the federal bank and the government to clean up banks' balance sheets would be successful and warned analysts against "scare-mongering"about the level of stressed assets in the sector. India's banks are struggling under $100 billion of stressed loans, choking the financial system at a time when the economy needs fresh investment to galvanise growth. Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said the government, while working closely with RBI, was supporting the banks fully in terms of both capital as well as necessary policy measures. He also said that they have gone through and done the asset quality review and have identified the full extent of the problem.