Saturday, 3 December, 2022
TopicIL&FS crisis

Topic: IL&FS crisis

Four ideas to fix India’s financial crisis and ride the 2020s

India should get its financial industry ready for the opportunities the 2020s may have in store, but without trying to pick winners.

GIC to back Indian road builder IRB Infrastructure for bigger projects & revenue boost

Road construction companies like IRB need funds more than ever after the IL&FS collapse increased costs and delays in acquisitions.

Data analytics — govt regulator’s answer to dodge IL&FS-like crisis in housing finance sector

National Housing Bank is looking to prevent an IL&FS-like default in the housing finance sector as companies grapple with serial downgrades.

Enforcement Directorate conducts fresh raids related to IL&FS case in Mumbai

Residences and offices of at least four directors of IL&FS were raided in connection with its money laundering probe, said ED officials.

Housing finance regulator NHB comes in for tougher oversight to prevent liquidity crisis

With visible signs of stress among housing finance companies, the NHB’s inclusion in FSDC will aid better information sharing among regulators.

NBFC crisis is over but problem remains, says HDFC Bank chief Aditya Puri

The worst of the NBFC problems are over but it will be another 12 to 18 months before liquidity issues are resolved, HDFC Bank’s Puri says.

IL&FS CEO Ramesh Bawa arrested by India’s serious fraud unit for financial irregularities

CEO Ramesh Bawa was arrested in connection to ongoing investigations of irregularities across IL&FS entities, after the SC refused bail.

Indiabulls sees opportunity in the cash crunch of residential property market

The fund manages $580 million and has shifted its focus to office buildings after demand for homes waned.

On Camera

YourTurn

File photo of Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan | ANI

Arif Mohammad Khan vs Kerala govt isn’t a new faceoff. Old cases show Governor wears two hats

Under UGC provisions, a search committee is appointed to find suitable candidates for the V-C post. Governors make their selection from among these names.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.