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Assembly Elections 2017: BJP to focus on demonetisation, LoC strikes during poll campaign
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Assembly Elections 2017: BJP to focus on demonetisation, LoC strikes during poll campaign

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.

Demonetisation effect: As tourists stay away, note ban puts 50 million livelihoods at risk
Business

Demonetisation effect: As tourists stay away, note ban puts 50 million livelihoods at risk

In the weeks following demonetisation, the tourism industry in Goa has been hit badly with both local and foreign tourists leaving early after being inconvenienced by the note ban. Bookings also fell rapidly in Kerala and Karnataka

Demonetisation: Watch Narendra Modi discuss note ban and 1971 war
India

Demonetisation: Watch Narendra Modi discuss note ban and 1971 war

The Bharatiya Janata Party has announced that it will hold a key party meet at 9.30 am on Thursday where it will discuss the issue of demonetisation and will be broadcast live. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing the nation as well, the news channel said.

Demonetisation: New notes seized across India raises concerns while ATMs run dry
India

Demonetisation: New notes seized across India raises concerns while ATMs run dry

While queues outside ATMs doesn't seem to be ending anytime soon, authorities have confiscated more than rupees four crores in the new currency notes over the last 24 hours, raising questions on the effectiveness of demonetisationin in curbing black money and corruption

Demonetisation: Delhi Police recovers Rs 3.25 crore in old notes from hotel raid
India

Demonetisation: Delhi Police recovers Rs 3.25 crore in old notes from hotel raid

Delhi Police raided a hotel in Karol Bagh here and recovered Rs 3.25 crore in demonetised notes from five persons, police said on Wednesday

Demonetiation effect: Income Tax employees union complains of
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Demonetiation effect: Income Tax employees union complains of "unbearable workload"

The Income Tax Employees Federation and Income Tax Gazetted Officers Association (Andhra Pradesh and Telangana) on Tuesday urged the Centre to fill up the vacancies and take other steps to ease the workload in the wake of demonetisation

Arun Jaitley: Congress extremely uncomfortable with demonetisation given its scandalous record
India

Arun Jaitley: Congress extremely uncomfortable with demonetisation given its scandalous record

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

P Chidambram: Demonetisation is biggest scam of the year, must be investigated
India

P Chidambram: Demonetisation is biggest scam of the year, must be investigated

Former finance minister P Chidambram hit out at the Narendra Modi government on Tuesday for its "mismangement" of the demonetisation drive, saying that the move has broken the back of the people, and will have long-term effects on the Indian economy.

RSS arm criticises Narendra Modi and demonetisation, claims 20 lakh jobs lost since 2014
India

RSS arm criticises Narendra Modi and demonetisation, claims 20 lakh jobs lost since 2014

As if the Opposition's tirade against the ill effects of demonetisation weren't enough, the labour arm of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Friday criticised the Narendra Modi government , claiming that more jobs have lost since the move was announced on 8 November

Mamata Banerjee calls demonetisation a man-made disaster, says Modi looted taxpayers' money
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Mamata Banerjee calls demonetisation a man-made disaster, says Modi looted taxpayers' money

Mamata Banerjee also claimed that almost 90 people have died due to hardships following demonetization of high value notes.

BJP man caught with stacks of new notes only small fish: Babul Supriyo
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BJP man caught with stacks of new notes only small fish: Babul Supriyo

Supriyo said that no one can point out that either him or any of his party leaders had given ticket to this particular person for exchange of money.

Demonetisation: UP CM Akhilesh announces 5 lakh aid for kin of woman who committed suicide
India

Demonetisation: UP CM Akhilesh announces 5 lakh aid for kin of woman who committed suicide

Akhilesh also announced assistance of Rs 2 lakh each to families of victims who died while exchanging notes or in ATM queues after verification

Demonetisation: Russia up in arms over cash shortage faced by its embassy
India

Demonetisation: Russia up in arms over cash shortage faced by its embassy

Demonetisation is taking a toll on Indian diplomacy, with Russia lodging a strong protest over cash shortage affecting the functioning of its embassy here and threatening retaliatory action.

Demonetisation: Income Declaration Scheme bags Rs 67,382 Cr unaccounted money till Sunday
India

Demonetisation: Income Declaration Scheme bags Rs 67,382 Cr unaccounted money till Sunday

The Income Tax Department did not take into consideration two high level declarations made by Ahemdabad-based Maheshkumar Shah, which was reported prominently, as well as another made from Mumbai.

Moody's says demonetisation to weigh on India's GDP growth for few quarters
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Moody's says demonetisation to weigh on India's GDP growth for few quarters

Moody's added there will be loss of wealth for individuals and corporates with unreported income, as some will choose not to deposit funds back into the formal financial system to avoid disclosing the sources of these funds