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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
25 Jun 2019 8:01 PM

Rupee has depreciated from Rs 60.50 to a dollar in 2013-14 to Rs 69.74 to a dollar in April-December of 2018-19.

Growth of digital transactions in terms of value has increased to 188.07 lakh crore in September 2018 from 112.27 lakh crore in November 2016.
25 Jun 2019 7:17 PM

Notes in circulation as on Nov 4, 2016 were Rs 17,74,187 cr, which have now increased to Rs 21,71,385 cr as on May 31, 2019.

Free WiFi services to passengers are being provided under RailWire brand, the retail broadband initiative of RailTel.
25 Jun 2019 7:17 PM

RailWire WiFi will be available to any user who has a smartphone with a working mobile connection.

The government has formed an inter-agency coordination committee to look into the large value bank frauds.
25 Jun 2019 7:06 PM

The amount involved in such frauds in 2017-18 and 2018-19 stood at Rs 9,866 crore and Rs 6,735 crore

Slippages have been on the wane since last fiscal and the rate of accretion of fresh NPAs halved in FY19 to 3.7 per cent compared with 7.4 per cent in the previous fiscal.
25 Jun 2019 4:05 PM

NPA in the banking system had peaked at 11.5 per cent in March 2018 and then declined to 9.3 per cent in March 2019.

Remove clutter from your cashflow and devise a budget which you would regularly abide by.
25 Jun 2019 2:35 PM

Save before spending. The practice of saving adds to one’s psychological wellbeing.

The nation is preparing to raise its fuel quality to so-called Euro 6 standards from Euro 4 from April 2020 to fight pollution.  (Representational Images)
25 Jun 2019 2:03 PM

Gasoline and jet fuel demand are expected to rise by 7-8 pc this year, while diesel consumption could increase by 3 pc.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will arrive in New Delhi on Tuesday and will hold talks with Modi and his Indian counterpart Subrahmanyan Jaishankar the following day.
25 Jun 2019 10:25 AM

After years of hesitation, India signed an agreement in 2016 to allow both countries to access each other’s military bases.

RBI Deputy Governor Viral Acharya.
24 Jun 2019 7:24 PM

In his resignation, he expressed inability to continue beyond July 23, 2019, the RBI said.

A wilful defaulter is an entity or a person that has not paid the loan back despite the ability to repay it. (Photo: ANI)
24 Jun 2019 7:19 PM

Recovery of Rs 7,654 crore has been done from wilful defaulters' accounts during the last five financial years.


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