Chennai | Sunday, Jan 22 2017 ISTAsserting that PETA and Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) have launched an onslaught on the traditional cultural event Jalliakttu and tamil sentiments, MDMK General Secretary Vaiko today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take a bold decision, like... read..
New Delhi | Sunday, Jan 22 2017 ISTDemonetisation of high value currency notes would leave quite a negative impact on small and medium enterprises, rural consumption and job creation in the immediate run while the large and well organised sectors of the corporate India stand to benefit in ... read..
Bengaluru | Sunday, Jan 22 2017 ISTNoted jurist Prashant Bhushan today demanded the Union government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi to come 'face to face' to clarify on the achievement, achieved by the decision of demonetising the higher currency and how much 'black money' had been unear... read..
Bhopal | Saturday, Jan 21 2017 ISTDemonetisation appears to have dealt a body blow to the domestic handloom industry and a section of artisans avers that their business consequently diminished to a fourth of what it used to be. Craftspersons from Jammu and Kashmir, Gujarat, Haryana, Him... read..
Japiur |Saturday, 2017 8:45:04 PM ISTWithin three years, cash machines in India will be completely irrelevant. This bold prediction of NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant was greeted with a mixture of enthusiasm and scepticism by the audience at a session here at Jaipur Literature Festival.... read..
Jaipur |Saturday, 2017 10:15:04 PM ISTThe Indian government conducted the demonetisation exercise in a poor way and it is not sure if the measure was taken for the right reasons, says renowned South Korean development economist Ha-Joon Chang.... read..
Kolkata |Friday, 2017 5:15:04 PM ISTRaising the issue of demonetisation at the Bengal Global Business Summit here, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said economic growth has slowed down and industries were facing problems.... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 19, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTTaking on Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel for 'dereliction of his duty', the Congress Party on Thursday said the former failed to answer the Parliamentary committee about the demonetisation's aftermath because he was afraid of revealing t... read..
Bengaluru | Thursday, Jan 19 2017 ISTRuling Congress in Karnataka took out a march on the streets of the tech hub to RBI headquarters here today. The march was led by Home Minister G Parameshwara to protest against the demonetisation process by the union government. The party allege... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 19, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTA day after Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel came under scanner in a Parliamentary committee meeting, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Thursday said that the committee grilled the former to know the truth about pre and post demoneti... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2017 8:45:04 PM ISTFollowing the Indian government's demonetisation move, Nepal's central bank has been in touch with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for collection and deposit of old series Indian banknotes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000, a senior official said on Thursday.... read..
Davos |Thursday, 2017 9:15:05 PM ISTThe Indian government had to implement the recent demonetisation as a duty to the nation in order to tackle the menace of black money and bring unaccounted money back into the banking system, Commerce Nirmala Sitharaman said on Thursday.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 4:45:04 PM ISTHundreds of Congress party protesters gheraoed the RBI office here on Wednesday with slogans denouncing demonetisation and the Centre's role in "destruction of the RBI's autonomy".... read..
Mumbai | Wednesday, Jan 18 2017 ISTIntensifying its agitation against demonetisation, the Congress party workers today staged a protest in front of Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) head office here. Some party workers even courted arrest by the police. Addressing mediaperson... read..
New Delhi | Wednesday, Jan 18 2017 ISTCongress workers across the country today staged a protest outside offices of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as a mark of protest against Modi government's demonetisation. Addressing a press conference here, AICC general secretary Ghulam Nabi Azad and U... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 10:15:04 PM ISTIn a revelation about how the crucial decision on demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes was taken by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) at a day's notice, RBI Governor Urjit Patel on Wednesday told a Parliamentary Committee that the apex bank had been ... read..
Patna | Wednesday, Jan 18 2017 ISTBihar Congress today accused the Centre of attacking autonomy of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) by taking the arbitrary decision of scrapping high value currency notes and demanded resignation of RBI Governor owning responsibility for the 'demonetisation... read..
Mumbai |Wednesday, 2017 11:45:04 AM ISTIn a vitriolic attack, the Shiv Sena on Wednesday compared the fallout of demonetisation on Indian economy with the disaster wreaked by the atom bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.... read..
New Delhi | Wednesday, Jan 18 2017 ISTThe Congress party today held a protest in the national capital against the Narendra Modi Government's demonetisation drive and charged the RBI for surrendering its autonomy, pre and post-note ban. The protestors led by senior Congress leader Anand Sharm... read..
Lucknow | Wednesday, Jan 18 2017 ISTThe Uttar Pradesh unit of BJP has alleged that the Congress protest over demonetisation has been a flop show as people have given a cold shoulder to Congress call to 'gherao' RBI office here today. "The response of the Congress protest was so poor that... read..
Mumbai |Wednesday, 2017 12:45:05 PM ISTIn a vitriolic attack, the Shiv Sena on Wednesday compared the fallout of demonetisation on the Indian economy with the disaster wreaked by the atom bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945.... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 18, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTThe meeting of Parliament's Standing Committee on Finance with the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Urjit Patel over demonetisation and its aftermath began here this morning.... read..
Bhubaneswar |Wednesday, 2017 1:45:05 PM ISTEven as the Odisha government has started the consultation process for preparing the budget for fiscal 2017-18 beginning April 1, the impact of demonetisation on revenues and slowed economic activities are likely to make the task difficult.... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 18, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTThe Congress Party will on Wednesday hold a protest march from Jantar Mantar to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) office at 12:30 p.m. as a part of the Jan Vedna campaign against the government's demonetisation move.... read..
Jammu | Wednesday, Jan 18 2017 ISTJammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee today held protest dharna over demonetisation in front of RBI branch here. Led by JKPCC President JKPCC, AICC Observers and senior party functionaries, Congress workers from Jammu Urban and Rural areas fr... read..
New Delhi | Wednesday, Jan 18 2017 ISTCongress workers across the country today staged a protest outside offices of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as a mark of protest against Modi government's demonetisation. In the Capital, the Congress party held a protest in the national capital against... read..
Mumbai | Wednesday, Jan 18 2017 ISTRuling alliance at the Centre and the state, Shiv Sena once again slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his decision on demonetisation, affected the whole economy of the country. Intensifying the attack, party's mouthpiece "Saamna' editorial stated, "M... read..
Shillong |Tuesday, 2017 10:15:04 PM ISTMeghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of trying to divide the 'haves' and the 'have-nots' of India through demonetisation.... read..
Mandya | Tuesday, Jan 17 2017 ISTThe Enforcement Directorate has approached a local court in Malavalli in the district against releasing of confiscated newly released high value currency notes from a gang allegedly involved in a currency conversion racket. The Malavalli sub-divi... read..
Kolkata |Tuesday, 2017 1:15:04 PM ISTLeveraging the power of social capital, community currencies such as Social Capital Credits (SoCCs) have a "very important" role in situations such as demonetisation, says its developer, New York-based Indian American Geeta Mehta.... read..
Kolkata |Tuesday, 2017 10:45:04 PM ISTCapital market regulator SEBI on Tuesday said It would be "too early" to hold the central government's demonetisation move responsible for the massive pullout of foreign portfolio investment from India during the October-December quarter in view of vital ... read..
Vijayawada | Tuesday, Jan 17 2017 ISTThe Congress party will hold a maha dharna in front of the zonal office of the SBI here on January 18 in protest against the demonetisation and its continued repercussions. Informing this at a press conference today, Congress party floor leader in Le... read..
Shillong | Tuesday, Jan 17 2017 ISTContinuing his tirades against Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the demonetisation of high-value currency notes, Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma today said the intention of demonetisation was to facilitate business opportunities for a handful of b... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 17, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTNew Delhi [India], Jan. 17 (ANI) With a slump in the economy following the government's demonetisation drive, the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) sector has suffered in terms of production and expenditure. The consumption level of the consumers has decr... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 17, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTA united opposition on Tuesday dubbed the recent change in the limit of cash withdrawal from ATMs as 'mere politics' and 'fiction' on part of the BJP-led government at the Centre while demanding a white paper from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on the sa... read..
New Delhi | Tuesday, Jan 17 2017 ISTThe proceedings of the winter session of Delhi Assembly today began with the obituary reference to former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha, who died of cardiac last month. The Assembly also condoled the death of all those who died due to the Centra... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 9:15:04 PM ISTIndia's air passenger traffic growth has not been impacted by the central government's demonetisation drive, Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju asserted on Tuesday.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 9:45:04 PM ISTThe Congress will gherao the Reserve Bank of India office in Delhi and 25 other RBI offices across the country from Wednesday as part of its protest against demonetisation and "destruction of RBI's autonomy".... read..
Siliguri (West Bengal) [India] | January 16, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation decision has hit the Indo-Bangladesh trade fair in Siliguri, Darjeeling.... read..
Washington |Monday, 2017 10:15:04 PM ISTThe IMF on Monday cut India's growth forecast for the current fiscal by as much as one percentage point due mainly to the disruptions caused by demonetisation of 500 and 1,000 rupee notes.... read..
Washington |Monday, 2017 8:45:04 PM ISTThe IMF on Monday cut India's growth forecast for the current fiscal by as much as one percentage point due mainly to the disruptions caused by demonetisation of 500 and 1,000 rupee notes.... read..
Mumbai |Monday, 2017 2:15:04 PM ISTThe RBI has admitted that it has no details of any irregularities or scams in the exchange of the demonetised currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 by the cooperative banks, a reply under RTI revealed on Monday.... read..
Thiruvananthapuram |Monday, 2017 2:45:04 PM ISTThe likely after effects of Trump's ascendancy, Brexit and demonetisation woes are being taken into consideration as the Kerala government is set to unveil its new IT policy, said a top IT honcho who was part of its making.... read..
Aurangabad | Monday, Jan 16 2017 ISTFormer Union minister and NCP supremo Sharad Pawar today strongly hit out at the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre for its demonetisation drive and claimed that the cooperative sector, which is the backbone of the Indian economy, has collapsed post dem... read..