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Demonetisation anniversary: It was hardest hitting attack on black money, gave decisive blow to terrorism, naxalism
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Demonetisation anniversary: It was hardest hitting attack on black money, gave decisive blow to terrorism, naxalism

It is important to take into account that the economy has been formalised to a large extent only because of demonetisation, writes Syed Zafar Islam, national spokesperson of the BJP

Demonetisation anniversary: Narendra Modi govt is in a state of denial, packages current problem as future opportunity
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Demonetisation anniversary: Narendra Modi govt is in a state of denial, packages current problem as future opportunity

Picture the anniversary day of demonetisation like an after-match press conference in which India's cricket captain says the game was good practice to win the next series. It does sound hollow.

Demonetisation anniversary: Why nobody is entirely right on note ban benefits and why debate will never end
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Demonetisation anniversary: Why nobody is entirely right on note ban benefits and why debate will never end

The debate about whether demonetisation was good or bad will never end because positions taken on it have less to do with economics/ facts/ logic and more to do with whether one idolises or demonises Narendra Modi

Demonetisation anniversary: Why history may judge Narendra Modi's shock therapy as an economic blunder
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Demonetisation anniversary: Why history may judge Narendra Modi's shock therapy as an economic blunder

One year after demonetisation was imposed on the economy, none of the objectives -- those that were declared first and added later -- have been achieved meaningfully. There are no tangible gains

Scrapping of high-value notes flushed out black money, eliminated fake notes, claims finance ministry
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Scrapping of high-value notes flushed out black money, eliminated fake notes, claims finance ministry

Detailing other benefits of demonetisation for the economy, the finance ministry said it has dealt a big blow to finances of terrorism and Left-wing extremism

One year of demonetisation: Onion farmers in Nashik district are struggling to survive in cashless economy
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One year of demonetisation: Onion farmers in Nashik district are struggling to survive in cashless economy

A year after the government replaced high-denomination currency notes with an aim to encourage a cashless economy, onion farmers in Nashik, India’s onion bowl, are finding themselves without money to make essential purchases.

Demonetisation-hit small, medium firms were limping back when GST added to the pain, say companies
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Demonetisation-hit small, medium firms were limping back when GST added to the pain, say companies

Demonetisation has been blamed for an adverse impact on the economy in the short run, as its "benefits are yet to overtake" the costs, Ernst & Young said in a report

Demonetisation's negative impact on economy is not done yet, it will continue; be warned
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Demonetisation's negative impact on economy is not done yet, it will continue; be warned

Even an increase is govt spending is unlikely to boost GDP. There seems to be no end in sight yet for the demonetisation-induced pain

Bank employees shouldered worst impact of demonetisation, very few compensated: Unions
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Bank employees shouldered worst impact of demonetisation, very few compensated: Unions

The employees unions said the whole experience had left "a big scar in the minds of bankers"

One year of demonetisation: Narendra Modi tried to do an Indira Gandhi but ended up being another Morarji Desai
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One year of demonetisation: Narendra Modi tried to do an Indira Gandhi but ended up being another Morarji Desai

Indira Gandhi could make bank nationalisation the biggest plank of her Garibi Hatao slogan. But Narendra Modi failed to replicate it with demonetisation

'Amartya Sen rushed in on demonetisation': Jagdish Bhagwati says he wasn't foolish enough to do so
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'Amartya Sen rushed in on demonetisation': Jagdish Bhagwati says he wasn't foolish enough to do so

Celebrated right-wing professor Jagdish M Bhagwati fired a fresh salvo against Nobel laureate and bête noire Amartya Sen.