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Man who mulled demonetisation for US and Europe says it is not for India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s move to withdraw higher-value bank notes from circulation is hurting ordinary citizens rather than making a serious attempt at combating corruption, according to former US Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers. Modi this month announced that 500 and 1000 rupee notes will no longer be legal tender in a bid to crack down on counterfeiting and graft, effectively ... Read More »

Bypoll Election Results 2016 Live Update: CPI(M) wins both Barjala, Khowai assembly seats in Tripura

Counting of votes was underway for four Lok Sabha and eight Assembly Constituencies, spread across six States and one Union Territory where by-elections were held on Saturday. The results will come out under the shadow of political slugfest following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to demonetise Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes. The elections for bypolls to Lakhimpur (Assam), ... Read More »

Demonetisation: Now, get Rs 2,000 cash from petrol pumps

NEW DELHI: Frustrated by long queues outside banks and ATMs? You can now drive into a petrol pump to draw cash. Swipe your debit card at petrol stations run by state-run oil companies and you will get Rs 2,000. The facility will initially be available at 2,500 petrol pumps across the country that have card swipe machines from State Bank ... Read More »

Demonetisation: Narendra 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. With Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s demonetisation policy abolishing Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 rupee notes, Faizabad bus stand in Rawalpindi, Pakistan has lost its charm for Lala, a former ISI officer, who ... Read More »

Supreme Court refuses to stay govt’s order on demonetisation

Supreme Court refused to stay on Monday the government’s notification demonetising Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes but asked it to spell out the steps taken to minimise public inconvenience. “We will not be granting any stay,” a bench comprising Chief Justice T S Thakur and D Y Chandrachud said. The remarks were made when the court was hearing ... Read More »