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More steps soon for fiscal consolidation: Chidambaram

September 17th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) The government will take more steps in coming months to ensure fiscal consolidation and boost economic growth, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said Monday.Talking to reporters ... Read more...

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Rs.17,000 crore released into banking system; retail interest rates expected to fall (Roundup)

September 17th, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Monday kept key interest rates unchanged, but cut the cash reserve ratio (CRR) releasing Rs.17,000 crore into the banking system ... Read more...

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Durga idol makers battle cost, labour shortage

September 13th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) Skyrocketing prices of raw materials used for making idols and the exodus of labour to other states ahead of next month's Durga Puja have badly hit ... Read more...

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India’s central bank hikes key rates to tame inflation

July 27th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) India's central bank Tuesday stepped up the attack in its battle against rising prices, hiking some key rates in a bid to suck excess money out of the ... Read more...

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‘Impoverished’ must be included for successful financial system: Grameen Bank founder

May 28th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28(ANI): A Bangladeshi Nobel Peace Prize winning banker has said that financial systems across the world should be redesigned to provide low-income households a chance to escape poverty.Muhammad Yunus, who ... Read more...

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Bring back black money, give it to poor: BJP

April 18th, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mangaldoi (Assam), April 18 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh Saturday said the party would bring back all the black money stashed in foreign banks and distribute among "the ... Read more...

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Interest rates will moderate, says Chidambaram

August 1st, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 1 (IANS) Interest rates will moderate and go back to normal in about six months to a year, finance minister P. Chidambaram said here Friday. “Interest rates will not remain ... Read more...

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