• Rajasthan

    Cong 94
    BJP 80
    RLM 0
    OTH 25
  • Madhya Pradesh

    Cong 109
    BJP 110
    BSP 6
    OTH 5
  • Chhattisgarh

    Cong 60
    BJP 21
    JCC 8
    OTH 1
  • Telangana

    TRS-AIMIM 89
    TDP-Cong 22
    BJP 2
    OTH 6
  • Mizoram

    MNF 29
    Cong 6
    BJP 1
    OTH 4

* Total Tally Reflects Leads + Wins


RBI’s institutional capabilities very strong, will do whatever required for economy, says Rajiv Kumar

A day after Urjit Patel resigned as RBI Governor, Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar Tuesday said the central bank's institutional capabilities are 'very strong' and it will do whatever is required for the markets and economy.

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Urjit Patel resigns: Govt’s push for more power to RBI board was the trigger

In a terse statement issued after the end of market hours, Patel, the 24th RBI governor, who had 268 days to go before his three-year term ends on September 4 2019, cited ‘persons reasons’ for the

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Conflict between RBI and government not new: Here’s what happened in past

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Urjit Patel’s surprise resignation as the RBI governor seems to have been precipitated by the long-simmering tussle between the government and the central bank over a raft of vexed issues

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Maharashtra has recently called for short-term power purchase tenders where JSW Energy, KSK Energy, CESC and JP Nigrie agreed to supply power to the state in the October-December period.

Rupee closes at three-week low of Rs71.34 vs dollar

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Moody’s on Urjit Patel: Govt attempt to curtail RBI Independence credit negative

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