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RBI board meeting today, govt to push for governance reforms in RBI

August 31, 2020 12:08 pm

The government is looking for a consultative process in decision-making to align the overall economic policy framework, given its differences with the central bank over many issues, sources said.

Hope Urjit Patel and team ‘have a spine’, show PM Modi his place: Rahul Gandhi on RBI Board meet

November 19, 2018 2:38 pm

Today's board meeting is crucial given the differences between the RBI and Finance Ministry on several contentious issues.

Friction is good

December 20, 2020 6:28 pm

The issue of autonomy of the RBI is real. It is not about the ego or intransigence of an individual.

Happy Hours & Happy Seeders

November 08, 2018 3:09 pm

How electioneering throws a spanner on solving real problems.

Impact of demonetisation will be a sharp 'V', banks have done a Herculean job: Urjit Patel

February 17, 2017 12:35 pm

Urjit Patel interview: Demonetisation will result in a downgrade of growth for a short period of time.

RBI to raise weekly withdrawal limit for savings accounts to Rs 50,000 from Feb 20, no limit from March 13

February 08, 2017 3:44 pm

The RBI added that there will be no limit on withdrawals from March 13 onward.

RBI keeps repo rate on hold at 6.25 per cent

February 08, 2017 3:00 pm

The RBI's monetary policy committee on Wednesday voted 6-0, its third unanimous decision in a row since being established in September.

Remonetisation nearly complete, says Shaktikanta Das

February 03, 2017 5:27 pm

"All restrictions have been removed except on savings bank account of Rs 24,000 per week. This (removal of withdrawal limit) is also a matter of time," he told PTI in an interview.

RBI Governor Urjit Patel asks staff to ‘zealously guard’ central bank’s reputation

January 19, 2017 12:41 am

The RBI has faced flak after the government announced its decision to withdraw Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes on November 8, 2016 and the way the exercise was handled by the government and the central bank.

PIOs, NRIs feel heat of demonetisation; wait in RBI queues

January 12, 2017 4:42 pm

Many NRIs complained that they are not allowed to speak to officials who could at least listen to their grievances.


Express Eye for Detail Ep 12: Two years of demonetisation, the Diwali mess and Faizabad renamed as Ayodhya

June 18, 2020 2:30 pm

Two years on, The Indian Express learns that RBI did not approve of demonetisation and more about the week’s top stories in Express Eye for Detail episode 12.

Eye for Detail EP 12: All about the Ayodhya uncertainty, RBI vs govt and Statue of Unity

June 18, 2020 2:31 pm

How the BJP and RSS are reacting to the Supreme Court deferring the Ayodhya case, why the RBI and the government are at loggerheads and what it means to have a statue worth almost Rs 3000 crores. All that and more in this week’s Eye for Detail.

'For the first time we have a majority govt. If some hard decisions have to be taken, they must be announced now'

June 18, 2020 2:33 pm

Former governor of Reserve Bank of India Bimal Jalan talks about how he addressed the issues of transparency and accountability in financial transactions and governance in his new book, India Ahead: 2025 and Beyond.