Thursday, Sep 23, 2021


FM Nirmala Sitharaman To Head GST Meet Today

Sep 16, 2021 Kamalika Ghosh

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will preside over the 45th meeting of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council in Lucknow today.

Is It A Good Idea To Buy A Two-Wheeler On EMI?

May 25, 2021

It’s advisable to explore all your options before coming to a decision. But once you have, you’ll be only a few steps away from taking home your dream ride.

Can't Extend Loan Moratorium Period Beyond August 31: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan, R Subhash Reddy and MR Shah were hearing a batch of petitions on whether to waive interest payments on coronavirus support loans in a move that could give relief to millions of people.

Is Government Offering A Loan of Up To Rs 2 Lakh Under ‘Pradhan Mantri Yojana Loan’ Scheme?

Feb 24, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The website 'Pradhan Mantri Yojana Loan' claims that people in need of money for new business ventures can avail the benefits of the scheme launched by PM Modi.

Central Bank Of India To Exit Housing Finance Business; To Sell JV Stake For Rs 160 Crore

Finance Ltd (CBHFL), to Centrum Housing Finance, subject to approvals from regulatory authorities," Central Bank of India said in a BSE filing.

24 October, 2020

Diwali Gift: Govt Waives Interest On Loans Up To Rs 2 Crore


As per the guidelines, the scheme can be availed by borrowers in specified loan accounts for a period from March 1 to August 31, 2020.

08 October, 2020

CBI Books YSRCP MP Ramakrishna Raju In Loan Default Case


Kanumuru Raghu Ramakrishna Raju represents the Narsapuram Lok Sabha constituency.

16 September, 2020

Loan Moratorium Policy: Valuable Short-term Solution Depending On Pace Of Economic Recovery

Anil K Sood

While the loan moratorium was an appropriate short-term choice, its medium-term value will depend on shape and pace of economic recovery.

10 September, 2020

SC Gives ‘One Last Opportunity’ To Centre To Decide On Loan Moratorium Plan


The top court granted two weeks to the Centre and Reserve Bank of India to file the affidavit and place before it the decisions taken on the issue of interest being charged by banks on instalments deferred during the moratorium period due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

26 August, 2020

'Don't Hide Behind RBI': SC Asks Centre To Clarify Stand On Interest Waiver During Moratorium

Outlook Web Bureau

A bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan said the Centre had not made its stand clear on the issue despite the fact that ample powers were available with it under the Disaster Management Act and was 'hiding behind the RBI'.

04 June, 2020

Tottenham Borrow 175 Million Pounds From Bank Of England


Premier League club Tottenham is borrowing $220 million using the Bank of England's emergency pandemic loan scheme

20 May, 2020

Pakistan To Seek $2 Billion In New Loans From World Bank, ADB: Report


Last month, Pakistan had received an emergency loan of $1.39 billion from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and an aid of $200 million from the World Bank.

15 May, 2020

SC Seeks Reply Of Centre, RBI On Plea Of CREDAI On Loan Moratorium


Earlier, the top court had asked RBI to ensure that its circular on three-month moratorium on loan repayment between March 1 and May 31 is implemented in letter and spirit.

14 May, 2020

FM Announces 2% Interest Subvention On Smallest Category MUDRA Loans


As much as Rs 1,500 crore interest subvention would be given for MUDRA-Shishu loans of up to Rs 50,000.

14 May, 2020

Vijay Mallya Asks Govt To Accept Offer Of 100% Loan Repayment, Close Case Against Him


Mallya lamented that his repeated offers to repay his dues have been ignored.

09 May, 2020

Rs 411 Cr Loan Defaulter Flees India, SBI Dials CBI After 4 Years


The company had three rice milling plants, besides eight sorting and grading units in Karnal district with offices in Saudi Arabia and Dubai for trading purposes, the SBI complaint said.

07 May, 2020

SBI Cuts Benchmark Lending Rate By 0.15%, Loans Likely To Get Cheaper


SBI also introduced special deposit scheme for senior citizens with higher interest rate.

06 April, 2020

How Lending Startups Are Offering Loans To Help People Affected By Coronavirus

Jyotika Sood

Lending startups come up with small loans to help people tide over EMIs, rent, bills.

Photo Gallery

Bihar Police personnel arrive at an election cluster before leaving for polling stations on the eve of the first phase of Bihar Panchayat Elections 2021, at Kudra block of Kaimur district.

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Assistant Professors from 12 different states display banners during the 24th day of their peacful protest to demand sustainability plan for young and highly qualified teachers, at Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Vijay Verma

A view of Udaypur beach near Digha in East Midnapore district.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra

A glimpse of the India-Nepal joint military training exercise Surya Kiran XV, in Pithoragarh.

PTI Photo

Farmers and traders sell their buffaloes at a weekly animal market, after authorities eased covid-19 restrictions further, in Karad, Maharashtra.

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A Patel Over Rupani: A Safer Bet in Gujarat?

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Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu