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Urjit Patel

Inflation, Dollar, notes: Takeaways from the RBI's Monetary Policy review

Contrary to expectations, RBI has kept the repo rate unchanged at 6.25%

Related: RBI keeps rates unchanged on demonetisation, US Fed rate concerns

Full text: RBI withdraws incremental CRR

RBI cuts growth forecast to 7.1%; sees short-term disruption

Most rate-sensitive stocks end lower after RBI maintains status quo



Demonetisation and the cash shortage

Ashok K Lahiri

Illustration by Ajay Mohanty The liquidity crunch may extend far beyond the calendar year. A quick way to remonetise would be to import currency notes

Choosing the tax implementers well

A K Bhattacharya

The current structure of the CBEC needs to be modified in tune with the launch of the GST regime from April 2017


Tamil Nadu's Amma

Jayalalithaa's rule and demise have lessons for other leaders

The message from Italy

The referendum signals the rise of anti-establishment populism




How long do you think the note crunch following the demonetisation drive will last?

  • Will be over by January
  • Will last another 2-3 months at least
  • Don't know, can't say


online, cashless, transaction, online, money, pay, mobile

Now you can do mobile banking without internet: How it works

USSD-based mobile banking works on feature phone but it's not secure, say experts


Critics have called it: Google Pixel can legitimately claim to be best phone on planet

Critics have called it: Google Pixel can legitimately claim to be best phone on planet

It scored points merely for looking exactly like the iPhone, reports Tech in Asia

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