Wednesday, 19 January, 2022

Topic: EMI

SC issues notice to RBI, govt on plea seeking interest waiver during loan moratorium

The petition stated that RBI's decision to delay EMI payments but allow interest liabilities to accrue during the loan moratorium would negate the relief provided.

You don’t have to pay term loan EMI for 3 more months, with no impact on credit history

RBI has said opting for the EMI deferment until August 31 won’t hurt borrowers’ credit history, but interest will keep accruing on these loans.

China’s Covid-19 ‘Long March’ & migrant workers say ‘abide with me’ while beating retreat

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You don’t have to pay any loan EMI for next 3 months, and it won’t hurt your credit history

RBI defers all loan repayments taken from any financial institution until 30 June, says non-payment will not be classified as default.

Nirmala Sitharaman right to point at millennials’ Uber-Ola use and EMI fear for auto slump?

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that the automobile sector, facing its worst slowdown, has been ‘affected by the mindset of millennials’ who don’t want to pay EMIs for a vehicle and prefer Ola and Uber rides.

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What it will take to vaccinate the world against Covid

A Q&A with vaccine scientist Peter Hotez, author of 'Preventing the Next Pandemic', on developing a low-cost Covid vaccine, and why Omicron won’t be the end of the pandemic.
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Reliance buys robotics startup Addverb for Rs 1,000 crore to fuel tech ambitions

Mukesh Ambani, Asia’s richest person, is investing in technology as competition from rivals such as Amazon intensifies in India’s booming e-commerce market.


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Why was number of women cadets for NDA fixed at 19 in 2022, same as 2021, SC asks Centre

UPSC notification issued December 2021 says first phase of NDA exam for 2022 scheduled in April. Notification declares 19 women candidates will be chosen out of 400 successful ones.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.