Money Demonetisation

Demonetisation biggest scam, needs to be investigated: Chidambaram

Tue, 12/13/2016 - 13:06

Nagpur, Dec 13 (IANS) Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Tuesday demanded a Special Investigating Team to probe, how some individuals manage to get bundles of crores of rupees of new Rs 2000 currency notes while the masses struggle to withdraw their money.


Demonetisation done only to help Modi, associates: Mamata

Sun, 12/11/2016 - 23:10

Kolkata, Dec 11 (IANS) Continuing her verbal assaults on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the demonetisation issue, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday alleged that the step was taken only to help him and his associates.


Will Modi's popularity save him when the votes are counted?

Sat, 12/10/2016 - 12:22

A month into the demonetisation drive, there cannot but be a sense of worry in government circles about the unchanging ground realities with no sign of the long queues before banks and ATMs shortening any time soon.


Foreign missions concerned over lack of cash

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 00:00

New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) After the Indian government demonetised the Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes a month ago, foreign missions here have concerns over the paucity of cash for running daily operations.


Demonetisation is new normal: Jaitley

Fri, 12/02/2016 - 11:00

New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Demonetisation is the new normal confronting black money which was a norm in India for seven decades, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday.


Black money? Government may be in shock after 50 days

Thu, 12/01/2016 - 10:46

New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) The main reason given by the government for demonetising high denomination notes was to curb black money. Various estimates have been made of the quantum of such money -- which is not expected to be deposited in banks -- ranging from Rs 3 lakh crore to Rs 5 lakh crore.


Divided opposition protests demonetisation across India

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 19:22

New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Opposition parties took to the streets all over the country on Monday to denounce the scrapping of high value currency but the protests were largely symbolic barring in a few states.