On the earlier and recent allegations against Chanda Kochhar What is the ICICI Bank controversy about? In 2016, Arvind Gupta, an investor, wrote to the Prime Minister’s Office, the then Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan, and others, seeking an inquiry into transactions between ICICI Bank, the Videocon group and NuPower Renewables, a company
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As inflationary trends harden, the RBI’srate hike will quell uncertainty in the markets At the end of an unusually long three-day meeting, the Monetary Policy Committee of the Reserve Bank of India opted for a hike in key interest rates by 25 basis points — the first such increase in four and a half years.
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Iran should cooperate with Europe and Chinato work around U.S. sanctions Iran’s notification to the UN that it would launch a plan to increase its uranium enrichment capacity illustrates the risks associated with the U.S. withdrawal from the nuclear deal last month. The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, reached among the five permanent members of
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The Congress should not oppose Pranab Mukherjee’s RSS visit but encourage more efforts to ideologically combat opponents It was 1985 in Punjab, a politically charged State where nothing seemed to be going right. The last one year in particular had been terrible with the Army charging into the Golden Temple, Indira Gandhi being assassinated and
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We need more data before making easy correlations to explain popular verdicts Prime Minister Narendra Modi conducted a roadshow while inaugurating an Expressway and made an indirect campaign speech at a rally in a neighbouring district just a day before the Lok Sabha by-election in Kairana, Uttar Pradesh, on May 28. The Bharatiya Janata Party
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With India recalibrating its relations with other powers, the India-U.S. equation is not quite balancing out At his speech at the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore last week, billed as a major foreign policy statement, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke of India and the U.S.’s “shared vision” of an open and secure Indo-Pacific region. Yet his
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