Deposits grew at accelerated pace, while credit decelerated during Dec quarter:RBI

Mumbai | Wednesday, Mar 1 2017 IST

Aggregate deposits grew at an accelerated pace for all bank groups, while bank credit decelerated according to the latest quarterly statistical review for the period ending December 31, 2016 release

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RBI says virtual currencies pose financial, security risk

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2017 10:45:05 PM IST

Expressing concern over the growing acceptance of virtual currencies, RBI Deputy Governor R. Gandhi on Wednesday said these pose potential financial, legal, customer protection and security-related ri

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One killed and 25 injured in blast at Serbian military depot

BELGRADE | Tuesday, Feb 28 2017 IST

One person was killed and 25 were injured today by an explosion at a military repair depot in the central Serbian town of Kragujevac, the defence ministry said. A search for another three missing work

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Transcanada's US Keystone XL lawsuit suspended -arbitration court

CALGARY | Tuesday, Feb 28 2017 IST

Transcanada Corp's legal challenge against the United States over the proposed Keystone XL pipeline project's past rejection has been suspended for one month, the website of the International Centre f

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Howrah-Barbil Jan Shatabdi rxpress to stop at Ghatshila from March 10

Kolkata | Tuesday, Feb 28 2017 IST

South Eastern Railway (SER) has decided to provide two minutes stoppage of 12021/12022 Howrah-Barbil Jan Shatabdi Express at Ghatshila with effect from March 10 on an experimental basis for a period

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RBI sets up committee to review threats to cyber security

Mumbai |Tuesday, 2017 7:45:05 PM IST

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday said it has set up a committee to review the cyber threats and suggest measures to strengthen the security after interacting with industry and stakeholders.

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RBI sets up standing committee on cyber security review

Mumbai | Tuesday, Feb 28 2017 IST

The Reserve Bank of India has set up an Inter-disciplinary Standing Committee on Cyber Security to review the threats inherent in the existing and emerging technology and to study adoption of various

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RBI to set up stall at J&K Police Public Mela on Feb 26

Jammu | Friday, Feb 24 2017 IST

For the first time, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will set up a stall at Police Public Mela, scheduled to be held here on February 26. Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police, Dr S P Vaid tod

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7 Earth-size planets orbiting single star discovered (Lead)

Washington |Thursday, 2017 11:15:04 AM IST

In a major boost to the search for alien life outside our solar system, astronomers have spotted the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star, NASA said.

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Astronomers discover 7 Earth-like planets orbiting nearby star

Washington |Thursday, 2017 1:15:04 AM IST

At least seven Earth-like planets orbiting the same star 40 light-years away and each may contain liquid water and be able to sustain life, astronomers announced at a news conference at NASA Headquart

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RBI monetary policy panel's unanimous concern on inflation

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2017 9:45:04 PM IST

While the RBI's six-member monetary policy committee (MPC) was unanimous in its concern about inflation when holding rates in February, four of them backed the need to shift the central bank's policy

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Motorbike bomb kills 3 in Afghanistan

Kabul |Wednesday, 2017 6:15:06 PM IST

At least three persons lost their lives and 22 others were injured on Wednesday as a motorbike bomb struck a bazaar in Paktika province in eastern Afghanistan, a provincial government spokesman said.

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