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Big win for Indian Oil


September 9th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 9 (IANS) Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) chalked up their second win in Group B with a 15-3 rout of local challengers Integral Coach Factory in the 87th MCC-Murugappa ... Read more...

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Air India rout Railways


September 6th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sept 6 (IANS) Air India trounced Indian Railways 4-0 with goals by V.S. Vinaya, Shivendra Singh, Joga Singh and Vikas Pillay in a Group B match of the 87th ... Read more...

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Central Bank plans JV or subsidiary to enter Mozambique


August 10th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 10 (IANS) State-run Central Bank of India is planning to form a joint venture with the Punjab National Bank (PNB) or set up a wholly-owned subsidiary to enter ... Read more...

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Two TV channel directors held for forgery


July 23rd, 2012 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Two directors of a Bhojpuri TV Channel were arrested for forgery to secure loans of nearly Rs.100 crore, a CBI official said Monday. A Delhi ... Read more...

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Bankers ask RBI to ease liquidity


July 9th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Top bankers Monday urged the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to ease liquidity in the banking system to help revive industrial growth.Executives of leading lenders ... Read more...

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Rs.1,813 in Rajendra Prasad’s bank account (Lead)


July 4th, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 4 (IANS) A total of Rs.1,813 is lying unclaimed in a bank account that India's first president, Rajendra Prasad, opened a few months before he died.For 50 long ... Read more...

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Bank account of India’s first president still active


July 4th, 2012 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Patna July 4 (IANS) A public sector bank in the Bihar capital has kept active for nearly 50 years a savings account of India's first president Rajendra Prasad, an official said ... Read more...

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Fitch cuts SBI, PNB, ICICI Bank outlook to negative (Lead)


June 20th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Global ratings agency Fitch Wednesday cut its outlook on leading Indian financial institutions, including State Bank of India (SBI), ICICI Bank and Punjab National Bank ... Read more...

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Fitch revises ratings for 11 Indian financial institutions


June 20th, 2012 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 20 (IANS) Credit rating agency Fitch Ratings Wednesday announced the revision of the Outlook on the 'BBB-' Long-Term (LT) Foreign Currency (FC) Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of ... Read more...

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Fire in central Delhi building, no casualty (Second Lead)


May 23rd, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) A fire broke out in the Punjab National Bank building in central Delhi's Patel Chowk area Wednesday evening and fire fighters managed to douse it ... Read more...

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Fire in central Delhi building (Lead)


May 23rd, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) A fire broke out in the Punjab National Bank building in central Delhi's Patel Chowk area Wednesday evening, police said. There was no initial report ... Read more...

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Rajendra Sethia trial to run on daily basis, rules apex court


May 18th, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday directed a lower court to hold the trial of NRI businessman Rajendra Singh Sethia - once described as world's biggest bankrupt ... Read more...

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Punjab National Bank quarterly net profit rises 18.6 percent


May 9th, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) State-owned Punjab National Bank Wednesday posted 18.6 percent increase in net profit at Rs.1,424 crore for the quarter ended March 31 as against Rs.1,200.9 crore during ... Read more...

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SBI, Allahabad Bank cut interest rates


April 23rd, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) The State Bank of India (SBI), the country's largest lender, said Monday that it will cut interest rates on term deposits by upto 1 percent.However, ... Read more...

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Banks lower interest rates taking cues from RBI policy


April 19th, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Leading lenders including ICICI Bank and Punjab National Bank Thursday announced cut in both lending and deposit rates, just two days after the Reserve Bank of ... Read more...

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Blast injures two in Assam (Lead)


February 28th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Feb 28 (IANS) At least two people were injured when suspected militants triggered a blast in the Ganeshguri area of Assam's main city of Guwahati Tuesday evening, police said."It ... Read more...

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Kingfisher cuts flights to fend off debt, banks plan lifeline (Roundup)


February 22nd, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Kingfisher Airlines, battling for survival, Wednesday submitted a new flight schedule to the industry regulator amidst buzz that the carrier has got a ... Read more...

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SBI stock plunges on talk of loan to Kingfisher


February 22nd, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) The country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) Wednesday saw its scrip plunging nearly eight percent on reports that it has agreed to provide ... Read more...

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India Factoring and Financial plans Rs.5 bn equity infusion


February 10th, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 9 (IANS) India Factoring and Financial Solutions, a joint venture between Punjab National Bank (PNB) and Malta-based FIMBank, is planning to receive Rs.5 billion equity infusion from its ... Read more...

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2G licence cancellation to affect banks


February 2nd, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Major lenders including State Bank of India and Punjab National Bank have lent money to most of the telecom firms whose 2G licences will ... Read more...

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Bank of India raises interest rates on NRE term deposits


December 29th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 29 (IANS) Public Sector Bank of India Thursday said it would raise interest rates on non-resident external (NRE) accounts up to 9 percent from the new year.On ... Read more...

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PNB raises interest rate on NRE term deposits


December 27th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) The Punjab National Bank (PNB), the country's second largest public sector lender, Tuesday said it will hike interest rates on non-resident external (NRE) accounts to 9.25 ... Read more...

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SBI, PNB hike interest rate on NRE term deposits (Lead)


December 27th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) State Bank of India (SBI), the country's largest lender, and Punjab National Bank (PNB) Tuesday said they would more than double interest rates on non-resident ... Read more...

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PNB XI to clash with ONGC in Nehru hockey final


November 24th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Punjab National Bank (PNB XI) outclassed Air India 4-2 to make their maiden final of the ONGC Nehru Senior hockey tournament.PNB XI will take on ... Read more...

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Punjab and Sind Bank beat Namdhari XI in Nehru hockey


November 22nd, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Punjab and Sind Bank defeated Namdhari XI 3-2 while Punjab National Bank (PNB) held Central Railway 2-2 in the ONGC Nehru senior men's hockey tournament ... Read more...

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Three held for stealing money from IIT accounts


November 15th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Three men who used forged cheques to withdraw around Rs.34 lakh from the bank accounts of Indian Institute of Technology Delhi have been arrested, police ... Read more...

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CBI files charge-sheets in housing loan scam


October 4th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 4 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed charge-sheets before a special court in bribery cases, totalling to nearly Rs.10 million, against top former bank and insurance ... Read more...

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Punjab National Bank eyes fresh venture in Nepal: Report


September 29th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 29 (IANS) Almost two decades after it entered the banking sector in neighbouring Nepal by opening a joint venture bank with 20 percent equity, India's Punjab National Bank ... Read more...

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1,681 cases disposed of, 165 officers booked by CVC


September 19th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) disposed of 1,681 cases and recommended major penalties against 165 officers in July, an official statement said Monday. "Of the ... Read more...

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New Nepal energy rule to shake up Indian investors


August 23rd, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 23 (IANS) A new power regulation by Nepal that came into effect from Monday will now reshuffle over 70 hydropower projects capable of generating nearly 20,000 MW and ... Read more...

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Burglar hides in bank, held


August 3rd, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) A 21-year-old man has been arrested from a bank where he hid himself in order to commit burglary, police said Tuesday.Police said that Shiv Dutt, ... Read more...

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Punjab National Bank quarterly net profit rises 3.46 percent


July 28th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Public sector Punjab National Bank Thursday posted an increase of 3.46 percent in net profit at Rs.1,105 crore for the quarter ended June 30 against Rs.1,068 ... Read more...

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Nano sweeps Nepal: 350 bookings in 10 days


July 9th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 9 (IANS) "People's car" Nano is poised to sweep Nepal with over 350 bookings in just 10 days since the world's cheapest four-wheeler was launched in the ... Read more...

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Headless body mystery solved, one held


July 1st, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) The mystery behind the headless body found near a park in central Delhi last week has been solved with the arrest of one of ... Read more...

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M.V. Tanksale is new CMD of Central Bank Of India


June 29th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 29 (IANS) Veteran banker M.V. Tanksale took over as the new chairman-cum-managing director of the state-owned Central Bank of India here Wednesday, an official said.Prior to this, Tanksale ... Read more...

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