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Demonetisation anniversary highlights: Congress observes black day; Rahul Gandhi calls note ban a 'tragedy'
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Demonetisation anniversary highlights: Congress observes black day; Rahul Gandhi calls note ban a 'tragedy'

Demonetisation anniversary is turning out to be fierce war of words between the Opposition parties and the ruling NDA

Demonetisation Day 50: Still too early to call it an 'utter flop' or 'glorious success'
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Demonetisation Day 50: Still too early to call it an 'utter flop' or 'glorious success'

I am aghast at the way some have concluded that this demonetisation is a huge, rip-roaring success that will rewrite the economics textbooks

Demonetisation: A noble thought, but demonstrates govt's distrust in citizens
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Demonetisation: A noble thought, but demonstrates govt's distrust in citizens

The intention behind demonetisation is excellent and noble. But what has happened is a big mess

Demonetisation impact: Onion rates halve, farmers have no cash, but can’t go cashless
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Demonetisation impact: Onion rates halve, farmers have no cash, but can’t go cashless

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be happy with 26-year-old Deepak Patil, an onion farmer from the village of Valwadi in Malegaon Taluka

Demonetisation decision was a blunder: Ex-Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan tells Firstpost
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Demonetisation decision was a blunder: Ex-Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan tells Firstpost

Speaking with Firstpost, former Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan launched a scathing attack on the demonetisation decision taken by Narendra Modi

Demonetisation: As banks run low on cash, mood in queues turns less charitable
India

Demonetisation: As banks run low on cash, mood in queues turns less charitable

“Why not? Surely, we can take a bit of discomfort if demonetisation is meant for the greater common good.” This mood has almost evaporated entirely

Will demonetisation lead to a hi-tech election clash? We'll have to wait and see
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Will demonetisation lead to a hi-tech election clash? We'll have to wait and see

Given the commotion within and outside Parliament (some sullen, some outrageous statements, threats and boasts), demonetisation sure has raised considerable political heat

Demonetisation story can have a happy ending or an unhappy one: Which will it be?
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Demonetisation story can have a happy ending or an unhappy one: Which will it be?

I am tempted to tell the ongoing story of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s demonetisation through the tale of 9th Century king Damodar Mowgli that has two plausible endings

Demonetisation: Modi's cashless economy dream is a reality in this tiny Gujarat village
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Demonetisation: Modi's cashless economy dream is a reality in this tiny Gujarat village

Imagine a place in India where you don’t need cash to buy a packet of salt or other groceries. Welcome to Akodara

Demonetisation: Despite fortnight of hardship, cash-strapped India stands by Modi
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Demonetisation: Despite fortnight of hardship, cash-strapped India stands by Modi

With the inconvenience to the common man caused due to demonetisation refusing to end, and faulty implementation uniting the Opposition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to his favourite medium of communication — the digital platform — to get a thumbs-up

Demonetisation: Opposition's criticism of Modi govt irrational, writes JDU MP Harivansh
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Demonetisation: Opposition's criticism of Modi govt irrational, writes JDU MP Harivansh

The demonetisation divide is disturbing. Sitting on the opposite side of the treasury bench, it becomes a normal impulse to oppose the government.

Demonetisation: Delhi trade fair at Pragati Maidan sees smaller crowds, fewer sales
India

Demonetisation: Delhi trade fair at Pragati Maidan sees smaller crowds, fewer sales

After the currency ban, the visitors of the India International Trade Fair have experienced a strange dilemma where the banned currency notes are immediately accepted in the ticket counter and outrightly rejected by sellers in Pragati Maidan.

Demonetisation: Why should poor be only ones to make sacrifices for Modi's mission?
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Demonetisation: Why should poor be only ones to make sacrifices for Modi's mission?

Already some 50-odd people have died as a result of demonetisation

Demonetisation: Two numbers show how currency ban treats India’s rich and poor
India

Demonetisation: Two numbers show how currency ban treats India’s rich and poor

In the chaotic days after the surprise announcement by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, two figures have caught public attention nationwide (at least at this stage). The first is 47 and the second 550.

Demonetisation: Modi nukes Pakistan’s ‘RBI’, cripples ISI’s fake note network
India

Demonetisation: Modi nukes Pakistan’s ‘RBI’, cripples ISI’s fake note network

Pakistan’s code word for high quality Fake Indian Currency Notes (FICN) is ‘RBI’ — Reserve Bank of India — which controls the monetary policy of the Indian rupee

Demonetisation: ‘Tough day’ for the common man, but we all know who's having ‘sleepless nights’
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Demonetisation: ‘Tough day’ for the common man, but we all know who's having ‘sleepless nights’

The ‘stupid common man’ is happy about the cleaning and with a masochistic smile, sipping the ‘strong tea’, to which in any case, he has become accustomed over the years.

Faking News: Indian politicians praising demonetisation to be considered for acting awards
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Faking News: Indian politicians praising demonetisation to be considered for acting awards

Next year’s National Film Awards are going to be slightly different: Along with the actors, various politicians are going to be in the running for the best actor award

Not so pretty in pink: What's really wrong with the new Rs 2,000 notes?
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Not so pretty in pink: What's really wrong with the new Rs 2,000 notes?

As the new Rs 2,000 notes began flowing into the market at some point on Thursday, some decided to mark the occasion with a selfie

Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 note ban: Theatrical action can't substitute meaningful steps against black money
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Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 note ban: Theatrical action can't substitute meaningful steps against black money

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took the entire nation by surprise with his announcement of announcement of phasing out of the existing Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes