For the first time, India was ranked among the top ten nations in terms of IPv6 connections.
With just a day left for the 50-day deadline for demonetisation's benefits to show, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has claimed that the move has forced black money, whether belonging to corrupt politicians or bureaucrats, out in the open.
Kerala has all infrastructures in place to embrace cashless economy. Besides 100 percent literacy, Kerala is one of the most banked states in the country today. The state achieved 100 percent bank account coverage for all the household way back in 2011.
Making his last "Mann ki Baat" address in 2016, Modi defended the frequent changes in the rules of demonetisation.
Regional Transport Offices in the national capital are set to go cashless from January when fees for all services including driving licence, auto permit and fitness certificate can be paid electronically.
Demonetisation: Digi Dhan Abhiyan intends to provide financial literacy to 1 crore citizens from rural India
The Government has launched a Digi Dhan Abhiyan program to educate the citizens of rural India on cashless transactions in the wake of the demonetisation.
A change in the mindset will be gradual and can’t be forced. Even if it is forced, the results are unlikely to sustain
In order to shift Rs 46,000 crore worth of transactions per month to digital mode, the country needs an additional 20,000 PoS machines urgently
The inaugural 'cashless chaupal', an initiave of the Centre aimed at helping minorities connect with cashless economic system post demonetisation, was organised in Moradabad on Monday with Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi pitching for Muslims to join the campaign against "cancer of corruption".
After demonetisation, India is now being seen as moving towards a cashless economy. It raises an important question: Are people prepared to embrace this new way of life?
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be happy with 26-year-old Deepak Patil, an onion farmer from the village of Valwadi in Malegaon Taluka
A good gesture from the government after the first two weeks of demonetisation would have been the frank admission: “Yes, we botched up. We could have planned better. Sorry for the inconvenience.”
The Lucky Grahak Yojna is targetted at consumers and the Digi Dhan Vyapari Yojna at encouraging merchants to transition to digital payments
India's trading community has decided to throw its weight behind Prime Minister Narendra Modi's push for a cashless economy by vowing to adopt e-payments.
Despite the unprecedented man-made financial and economic disaster, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s demonetisation adventure purged no black money.
The 'half a million pounds' is a reflection of the contempt in which these scam artists hold the masses.
Launching a scathing attack on Congress, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the party's "scandalous record" is making it extremely uncomfortable with the Modi government's anti-corruption campaign of which the demonetisation of high value currency is a cornerstone
In the government's hurry, banks seem to be sacrificing a bit too much
The hard-won political consensus on GST by finance minister, Arun Jaitley, is now on shaky grounds due to the ongoing tussle between the Narendra Modi-government and key opposition parties on the demonetisation issue
In the wake of demonetisation, the HRD Ministry is planning a month-long campaign, beginning 12 December, to spread awareness about digital transactions among university students and teachers across the country.