Falaknaaz Syed
Assistant Editor
New Delhi
My Stories
Banking on women

It was a bumpy road for the country’s top women bankers this year that ruled for nearly a decade an industry that is largely male dominated.


Even as Yes Bank remains in a state of flux after the RBI refused extension to chief executive Rana Kapoor, it now emerges that Madhu Kapur, widow of co-founder Ashok Kapur, will have a decisive sa

Current market correction doesn’t look abnormal

The linkage between elections and inflation has been tenuous. No government likes to enter an election phase with high levels of inflation.

Rupee plunges below 74

The rupee breached the 74-mark against the dollar for the first time on Friday before clawing back to 73-level, after RBI’s decision to hold the policy rate.

RBI keeps rates unchanged; experts call it policy error

In a shocking decision, the Monetary Policy Committee of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) retained the policy rates in its fourth bi-monthly monetary policy review on Friday.

Chanda quits ICICI Bank; stock up 4% despite weak broader mkt

Beleaguered Chanda Kochhar has quit as chief executive officer and managing director of ICICI Bank with immediate effect.

Rupee falls below 73-mark

The rupee touched a life-time low of 73.41 against the US dollar as crude prices jumped above $85 per barrel on expectations of tighter supply once the US sanctions start targeting Iran’s petroleum

RBI likely to raise rates at Friday’s review

The Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) monetary policy committee (MPC), which is scheduled to start its three-day meeting from Wednesday (today) to decide on the fourth bi-monthly monetary policy, is li

Higher lending rates may spoil your festival plans

Dampening the festival spirit, top lenders have once again hiked their lending rates ahead of the central bank’s monetary policy on Friday.

RBI relaxes SLR norms to ease liquidity crunch

Amid concerns of a credit crash, the Res­e­­rve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday allowed banks to dip further into st­a­tutory liquidity reserves (SLR) to help them meet th­eir liquidity coverage ra