Kumar Dipankar

All stories by Kumar Dipankar

Will 2020 bring cheer to Indian banking sector?

Will 2020 bring cheer to Indian banking sector?

Rediff.com30 Dec 2019

Amid slowdown blues, the government has unveiled a raft of measures over the past few months aimed at improving liquidity in the system, moderating interest rates as well as credit growth apart from addressing stress in the NBFC sector.

From PNB scam to Patels's exit, events that shaped India's banking sector

From PNB scam to Patels's exit, events that shaped India's banking sector

Rediff.com26 Dec 2018

For the baning sector, 2018 was a 'Year of Exits' - borrowers fled from the country as loans went kaput and many bank CEOs were forced to leave

I blacklisted Agusta, not the UPA: Jaitley

I blacklisted Agusta, not the UPA: Jaitley

Rediff.com4 May 2016

Rubbishing Congress' claim of having blacklisted AgustaWestland, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said he had as defence minister in June 2014 put the transaction to buy 12 helicopters from the Italian firm on hold and in July barred any future contract with it.

Jaitley vows corruption-free governance, reasonable tax rates

Jaitley vows corruption-free governance, reasonable tax rates

Rediff.com19 Nov 2015

Seeking investments to boost growth, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday vowed a corruption-free governance.

Banks chase borrowers big time in 2014, but to recover loans

Banks chase borrowers big time in 2014, but to recover loans

Rediff.com30 Dec 2014

Banks had a tough time in recovering loans from corporates in 2014.

RBI targeting inflation over medium term: Rajan

RBI targeting inflation over medium term: Rajan

Rediff.com27 Dec 2014

RBI has kept interest rate unchanged at 8 per cent since January