All stories by Devidutta Tripathy
ICICI Bank Q1 profit falls 25%, bad loans tick upRediff.com29 Jul 2016
The bank's net profit fell to 2,232 crore for its fiscal first quarter to June 30.
ICICI Pru Life files for India's biggest IPO in six yearsRediff.com18 Jul 2016
Top Indian private sector lender ICICI Bank, which owns nearly 68 percent of the insurer, is selling up to 181.34 million shares in the IPO.
Indian banks need $90 billion to meet Basel III rules: FitchRediff.com5 Jul 2016
With their weak metrics and high bad loans, India's state-run banks have not been investor favourites
RBI plans to tighten rules for large corporate borrowersRediff.com12 May 2016
Indian banks would have to make higher provisions for lending to large corporate borrowers above a certain level from next financial year, according to proposals published by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday.
India's bad loans could be more than New Zealand's $170 bn economyRediff.com12 May 2016
State-owned banks account for more than two-thirds of the sector's assets and about 85 percent of bad debts
India's first 'mobile-only' bank is here!Rediff.com26 Apr 2016
Digibank will offer only savings deposits initially, but will expand to include investments and lending in the coming months.
Banks set to reject Mallya's loan repayment offerRediff.com6 Apr 2016
The lenders, led by State Bank of India (SBI), are due to inform the Supreme Court of their decision on the offer at a hearing on Thursday.
Pressure on liquor baron Mallya dials up, trademarks seizedRediff.com10 Mar 2016
The banks have asked the court to demand his return and to impound his passport.
Tata Motors to rename hatchback that sounds like ZikaRediff.com2 Feb 2016
Tata Motors is seeking an image makeover with the curvaceous hatchback, Zica.
India will sell 10% stake in top state-run refiner Indian Oil CorpRediff.com21 Aug 2015
At the current market price of the stock, that stake would be valued at about $1.5 billion.
RIL, 10 others win payment bank permitsRediff.com19 Aug 2015
A total of 41 companies had applied for the permit
Bad debts cloud outlook for India's private sector banksRediff.com18 Aug 2015
The spike at private sector lenders like ICICI Bank and Axis Bank follows a push to grab market share from India's dominant state banks.
Banks see new bad debt rules as step in right directionRediff.com10 Jun 2015
Bad debt rules are steps in right direction.
India back on growth path but where are loan queries, ask bankersRediff.com25 May 2015
Despite Indian economy recovering, there is very little room for loan growth, say bankers.
Axis Bank Q4 net up 18%, bad loans stableRediff.com29 Apr 2015
Axis Bank has reported a better-than-expected 18.4 per cent increase in quarterly net profit.
ICICI Bank Q4 net beats forecast, sees bad loans situation improvingRediff.com27 Apr 2015
ICICI Bank puts up a good show in Q4.
Banks turn to consumer loans to beat slowdownRediff.com20 Apr 2015
Banks are pushing into credit cards and personal loans, using blanket advertising, cold call campaigns and even sending employees to malls to lure customers.
SBI sees 15% loan growth in FY16Rediff.com24 Mar 2015
SBI sees 15% loan growth in FY16.
SBI to cut bad debt with huge online property auctionRediff.com13 Mar 2015
The SBI auction will be the biggest nationwide online sale.
Funding the unfunded: India helps small business borrow to growRediff.com5 Mar 2015
MUDRA bank will help microfinancing firms to lend more.