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Bank strike on August 22 2017

There would be a bank strike on August 22. Over 10 lakh bankers will go on strike on August 22 as talks between the United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) on one side and Indian Banks’ Association, chief labour commissioner ...

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RBI’s new Rs 50 currency note coming soon, here’s how it looks like

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will soon release Rs 50 denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series, having signature of Governor Urjit R. Patel, the central bank said in a release on Friday. The base colour of the ...

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GST Council extends July payment and return filing deadline to 25 August

GST Council extends the deadline for businesses and traders to remit their taxes and file returns for the month of July by five days to 25 August New Delhi: A key panel of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on ...

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Government, RBI in talks to shore up PSU bank capital

MUMBAI: The government and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) are in talks to shore up public sector bank capital in a time bound manner due to the higher provisioning burden on these lenders, governor Urjit Patel said. These measures could ...

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Techies’ train finally rolls out, reduces travel time to and from Whitefield

BENGALURU: Suburban train services in Bengaluru took a quantum leap on Friday when railway minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu flagged off the first train between Byappanahalli and Whitefield, via video link from Delhi. The train will effectively cut travel time of thousands of IT ...

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