Urjit Patel reveals what made him abrupt exit as RBI Governor

Posted on   1:05 pm

Nearly two years after his resignation as the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, Urjit Patel, in his book Overdraft—Saving the Indian Saver released on Friday, has said that attempts to dilute a new bankruptcy law caused disagreements between the Union government and the apex bank, leading to his resignation.

Protect rights of journalists, protesters: UN

Posted on   12:55 pm

Protesters and journalists in US cities, including Portland in Oregon, must be able to take part in peaceful demonstrations without risking arbitrary arrest, detention, the unnecessary use of force or other rights violations, the UN human rights office has said.