Currency Ban News
Former Congress MLA Rajesh Jain had helped exchange demonetised notes worth Rs 4.5 crore, police said.
Narendra Modi aave chhey (Modi is coming) was the BJP’s colourful Whatsapp media invite, giving details of his schedule.
Actor Kamal Haasan has apologised to people for earlier supporting the withdrawal of old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes from circulation.
Ten months after currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 were scrapped on 8 November last year, the ghost of demonetisation continues to haunt Marathwada.
Apart from releasing a schedule for the organisational elections which entail election of Congress president by 15 October, the party also criticised NDA.
Public Accounts Committee can summon Prime Minister Narendra Modi, maintains outgoing panel chief KV Thomas
Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee KV Thomas on Sunday maintained that the key parliamentary panel could summon anyone from the council of ministers, including the prime minister.
The IMF on Saturday said the impact of demonetisation has abated but insisted on quickly replacing the defunct currency.
Wholesale price inflation is also expected to have picked up last month, to 5.90 percent from 5.25 percent in January
The Finance Ministry has refused to disclose whether its boss Arun Jaitley was consulted before the announcement of demonetisation by Narendra Modi.
Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday admitted that ruling BJP failed to take the positives of demonetisation to the masses fully.
The Budget Session will probably not be smooth for the Narendra Modi government.
Opposition parties including Congress and TMC joined ranks to slam the government for continuing restrictions on cash withdrawal after demonetisation.
Narendra Modi in Parliament defends demonetisation, lambasts Rahul Gandhi: 'Not concerned about polls'
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday strongly defended his government's decision to ban high value currency notes, saying it was the right step taken at the right time.
The Budget Session of the Parliament has begun and the Opposition has already demanded discussions on demonetisation and date for presenting the Budget.
Post demonetization, India is expected to be a key target for cybercriminals using malware to attack point-of-sales (POS) devices and mobile wallets this year, security software firm F-Secure said today.
Shiv Sena compared the fallout of demonetisation on Indian economy with the disaster wreaked by the atom bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
The demonetisation move has thrown the economy into a near-crisis situation.
There is no information available about officials whose views were taken before the decision to demonetise high-value notes was announced by Modi, PMO said.
JD(U) on Sunday said it would review its stand on demonetisation after 24 January, fuelling speculation about the party's stand on the issue.
Making it apparent that demonetisation along with the surgical strikes across the Line of Control (LoC) will be two major campaign issues for the Bhartiya Janata party Amit Shah described them as "historic", claiming that the note ban decision would result in more revenues that would be spent on pro-poor welfare measures.