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PSBs to get Rs 70,000 cr from govt in 4 years

Only a fifth of the Rs 25 k-cr infusion in FY16 will be based on banks' performance

Related: Leading NBFCs are bigger than many PSBs

OPINION

COLUMNISTS

Careful with those surveys

T N Ninan

A survey's design determines its findings; understanding the logic behind measurement is key to interpretation

Why the CPI-M must oppose the IFC

T C A Srinivasa-Raghavan

The new financial code is designed to neuter the RBI. India will become highly vulnerable if it takes effect

EDITORIAL COMMENT

Turmoil in Shanghai

Bigger concern is Beijing's response to fall in China's markets

On the Beat

In the age of social media, RBI should have a uniform communication policy

Raghuram Rajan's comments at various functions where traditional media is absent have found their way into the public domain

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WEEKEND SPECIAL

The long march

Jitan Ram Manjhi, the key man in the upcoming Bihar elections, was born into poverty and servitude

Related: The gods of war

Technology

Facebook's solar-powered data-beaming drone set to take off

The unmanned 'Aquila', with a wingspan of a Boeing 737, weighs less than a car

Related: Google to offer visual translation for English signs to Hindi, 19 other languages