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RBI Releases Statistical Tables Relating to Banks in India 2012-13

Mumbai (ABC Live):The Reserve Bank of India today released the Statistical Tables Relating to Banks in India 2012-13 – an annual publication that provides key information on banks. The publication provides bank-wise and bank group-wise information on major items such as liabilities and assets, income and expenses, non-performing assets, financial ratios, spatial distribution of offices, number of employees and details of priority ... Read More »

RBI Releases Report on Trend and Progress of Banking in India 2012-13

Mumbai (ABC Live):The Reserve Bank of India today released the statutory Report on Trend and Progress of Banking in India 2012-13. This Report presents the performance and salient policy measures relating to the banking sector during 2012-13. The Report also provides an analysis of the co-operative banks and non-banking financial institutions. The key messages of the Report are set out below: ... Read More »

NHRC to Visit Varanasi for Open Hearing in Varanasi

New Delhi (ABC Live):A delegation of the National Human Rights Commission headed by the Chairperson, Hon’ble Justice Shri K.G.Balakrishnan will be visiting Varanasi for an Open Hearing, to be held on 26-27 Nov., 2013, of about 123 cases of atrocities against Scheduled Castes and the problems being faced by them in seeking justice from the State Govt. agencies. NHRC Members ... Read More »

IFC Issues 10 Billion Indian Rupee Global Bond to Strengthen India’s Capital Markets

Washington, D.C./New Delhi, November 20, 2013(ABC Live): IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today issued an Indian rupees 10 billion (approximately $160 million) global Indian rupee bond to strengthen India’s capital markets and attract greater foreign investment in a time of renewed economic uncertainty across the world. The bond is IFC’s first rupee issuance, and the first bond issued ... Read More »

TRAI Releases Consultation Paper on New DTH Licences

New Delhi (ABC Live):The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has today released a supplementary consultation paper on Issues related to New DTH Licences. Earlier, in response to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) reference to the Authority, dated 3rd September 2013, TRAI had issued a consultation paper on Issue/Extension of DTH Licences on 1st October 2013, seeking comments/ ... Read More »

Indian Defence Minister AK Antony to Attend Meeting of IRIGC-MTC

New Delhi (ABC Live):The Defence Minister Mr AK Antony leaves New Delhi tomorrow on a four day visit to Russia to commission the Indian Naval Ship Vikramaditya and also to co-chair the 13th Meeting of the India – Russia Inter-Governmental Commission on Military Technical Cooperation (IRIGC-MTC) with his Russian counterpart Mr Sergey Shoigu. The commissioning ceremony will take place at ... Read More »

CBI Court Convicts CBI’s Legal Advisor for Bribery

New Delhi (ABC Live):The Special Judge, CBI Cases, Saket Courts, New Delhi has convicted Shri D.K.Srivastava, then Deputy Legal Advisor(DLA), CBI, ACB, Delhi in a bribery case and sentenced him to undergo three years Rigorous Imprisonment with fine of Rs.One Lakh U/s 7 of P.C.Act and three years Rigorous Imprisonment U/s 13(2) r/w 13(1)(d) of the P.C.Act with fine of ... Read More »

10 State Governments to Auction 10 Year Government Securities for Rs 8450 Crores

Mumbai(ABC Live):The following State Governments have offered to sell 10 year securities by way of auction for an aggregate amount of ` 8,450 crore (Face Value). The State-wise break up is as follows: Sr. No. Name of the State Notified amount (` cr) 1. Andhra Pradesh 1,750 2. Goa 150 3. Gujarat 1,000 4. Haryana 470 5. Kerala 750 6. Maharashtra 1,500 7. ... Read More »

RBI to Conduct E-Kuber System Auction on 19th November 2013

Mumbai(ABC Live):The auction will be conducted on the Reserve Bank of India Core banking Solution (E-Kuber) system on November 19, 2013 (Tuesday). The Government Stock up to 10 % of the notified amount of the sale of each of the stock will be allotted to eligible individuals and institutions subject to a maximum limit of 1 % of its notified ... Read More »

NCFE Invites Students to Participate in its National Financial Literacy Assessment Test

Mumbai (ABC Live): The National Centre for Financial Education (NCFE) has invited all school students from classes VIII to X to participate in its National Financial Literacy Assessment Test (NCFE-NFLAT). To be conducted on January 12, 2014, the test would be of 60 minutes and would contain 75 questions. The test would be conducted in both, English and Hindi and ... Read More »