Aug 22, 2021 02:46 PM IST
All NDA allies in Bihar, including a BJP leader, HAM’s Jitin Ram Manjhi and VIP Party’s Mukesh Sahani, are part of Kumar’s delegation to meet PM. All 10 political parties of Bihar will be represented.
- Aug 10, 2021 08:19 PM IST
The Constitution (127th Amendment) Bill received support from all Opposition parties after more than three weeks of constant disruptions in both the Houses over the Pegasus Project report, farm reform laws and price rise in the Monsoon Session of Parliament that began on July 19.
- Aug 09, 2021 11:53 AM IST
The Bill, coming ahead of crucial elections in five states early next year, has political ramifications as restoring powers of the states to identify backward classes has been a demand by many regional parties and even the ruling party’s own OBC leaders.
- Jul 27, 2021 09:36 PM IST
In the review meeting, the PM desired that the issue of OBC reservation in the all-India quota (AIQ) of medical education may be resolved by the ministries concerned on priority, a source said.
- Jul 27, 2021 11:56 AM IST
The demand to give OBC reservation in all India quota of medical education has been pending for quite some time now despite several litigations pending in courts.
- Jul 10, 2021 01:37 PM IST
Ram Manohar Lohia’s dream being realised, says UP CM
- Dec 02, 2020 08:06 PM IST
The amalgamation of Punjab National Bank, United Bank of India and Oriental Bank of Commerce came into effect from April 1 this year. The merger created the second-largest nationalised bank in terms of business and total branches
- Apr 02, 2020 09:20 AM IST
PNB expects about 75 percent of the fresh slippages to come from the SME (small and medium enterprises) and retail portfolios in Q4. The scenario on loan growth and future asset quality depends on how long the COVID-19 impact will be felt on the economy
- Feb 20, 2020 10:50 AM IST
The Centre has announced that the Punjab National Bank (PNB), the UBI and the Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) will be merged to create the second-largest lender in the country after the State Bank of India (SBI).
- Oct 25, 2019 03:51 PM IST
The gift packages will consist of sweets, dry fruits, and chocolates, as these PSBs’ competent authorities have issued directions against monetary gifts
- Sep 20, 2019 08:10 AM IST
Interest rates on these products will directly be linked to an external benchmark, which in this case is the repo rate, the bank said in a release
- Sep 11, 2019 09:04 PM IST
PNB has identified 23 internal working groups and will soon float Request for Proposals (RFPs) to appoint a consultant for restructuring products and services that are best-suited for the customers of the merged entity.
- Aug 05, 2019 09:55 PM IST
PNB and Oriental Bank of Commerce, in an exchange filing on August 3, said that the penalty was relating to the account of Kingfisher Airlines.
- Apr 12, 2019 12:24 PM IST
The Congress can no longer seen to be able to ensure a balance between the Patels, who feels deprived of benefits given to Dalits and Other Backward Classes (OBCs), and the Thakores who are backward Rajputs.
- Jan 31, 2019 08:38 PM IST
"It has been decided that Bank of India (BoI) and Bank of Maharashtra (BoM) which meet the regulatory norms including Capital Conservation Buffer (CCB) and have Net NPAs (non-performing assets) of less than 6 percent as per third quarter results, are taken out of the PCA (prompt corrective action) framework subject to certain conditions and continuous monitoring," the RBI said in a statement.
- Jan 08, 2019 10:24 AM IST
Some political parties are calling the government’s decision to introduce 10% reservation to EWS a ‘jumla’. This criticism will fall flat if the Bill is passed in Parliament.
- Nov 22, 2018 02:46 PM IST
If the Maharashtra government’s decision stands judicial scrutiny it will light the pathway for the Patels in Gujarat, the Gujjars in Rajasthan and the Jats in Haryana who are identically placed as Marathas in terms of past privilege and current economic deprivation
- Nov 21, 2018 05:00 PM IST
A final call in this regard is expected be taken by the Union Cabinet on November 22 when the proposal is likely to figure during its meeting.
- Oct 25, 2018 01:34 PM IST
The bank has reported provisions and contingencies at Rs 1,074 crore, which were lower by 30 percent sequentially and 67 percent YoY.
- Sep 19, 2018 10:48 AM IST
By agreeing to conduct an OBC census, the government is merely succumbing to the populist pressures of politics. But this game does not end so simply.
- Aug 12, 2018 01:42 PM IST
Modi lay emphasis on safeguarding the rights of the marginalized and destitute, as being central to the government’s motto of ‘Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas’.
- Aug 08, 2018 08:25 PM IST
The bill gives constitutional support to the National Commission for Backward Classes, which was first set up under the National Commission for Backward Classes Act, 1993
- Aug 07, 2018 05:46 PM IST
Fadnavis' assurance came against the backdrop of reports that the OBCs are opposing likely inclusion of the Marathas in the OBC category for quota benefits.
- Aug 03, 2018 09:15 AM IST
Hailing the Narendra Modi government for the bill's passage, Shah said it has always been the BJP's goal to create an egalitarian and just society as its mantra is 'sabka saath sabka vikas'.
- Jul 25, 2018 01:01 PM IST
Asset quality weakened further with gross non-performing assets as a percentage of gross advances rising to 17.89 percent in Q1FY19 against 17.63 percent in previous quarter and net NPA climbing to 10.63 percent versus 10.48 percent QoQ.