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Not sharing details on RBI Governor’s appointment: Government

New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday declined to share details relating to the appointment of RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das citing a clause in the transparency law that bars disclosure relating to the appointment of key government functionaries. In a reply to an RTI query, it declined to share the details, including names of short-listed candidates […]

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‘Yes-man Das’ dangerous as RBI Governor, warns Shiv Sena

Mumbai (2 Min Read) : In a no-holds-barred assault, the Shiv Sena here on Saturday termed the appointment of new Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das as “dangerous” with a potential to unleash ‘financial terror’ in the country. “The (BJP) government does not like people who speak the truth, but wants only those […]

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New governor will diminish RBI, play to government’s tunes: Congress

New Delhi (2 Min Read) : Attacking the government for appointing Shaktikanta Das as RBI Governor, the Congress on Wednesday alleged that he would play to the tunes of the government and that choosing a bureaucrat who defended demonetisation, instead of an eminent economist, will diminish the institution. Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said Das […]

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New RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das takes charge

Mumbai (1 Min Read) : Former Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das on Wednesday assumed charge as RBI Governor after Urjit Patel abruptly resigned from the post amidst a tiff with the government on the central bank’s autonomy. “Assumed charge as Governor, Reserve Bank of India. Thank you each and everyone for your good wishes,” the new […]

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Shaktikanta Das is Urjit Patel’s successor at RBI

Former Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das has been appointed as the new governor of the Reserve Bank Of India. His appointment was annnounced by the Modi government a day after Urjit Patel suddenly stepped down as the RBI Governor. “The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointment of Shaktikanta Das, former Secretary, Department […]