P Chidambaram terms demonetization as ‘greatest lie’

P Chidambaram terms demonetization as ‘greatest lie’

IANS | New Delhi, March 18, 2018: Congress leader and former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Sunday described demonetization as the “greatest lie” and said it ended up destroying jobs. The Congress leader also accused the Centre of pushing people into poverty by implementing a flawed Goods and Services Tax (GST). ALSO READ:We will not […]

CIC summons PMO officials over demonetization records

CIC summons PMO officials over demonetization records

AGENCIES | New Delhi, March 01, 2018:  Chief Information Commissioner R K Mathur has directed the officials of the Prime Minister’s Office, who have records related to the demonetisation decision, to present themselves before him and explain how the disclosure of the documents would impact the country’s economic interests. In a separate case by the […]

Assam: A good start of the new year for tea planters as 6.58 lakh labourers to get Rs 182 crore

Assam: A good start of the new year for tea planters as 6.58 lakh labourers to get Rs 182 crore

Guwahati, January 3, 2018: After 13 months since Modi announced demonetisation, the BJP-led government in Assam on Tuesday formally launched an award scheme through which it would put Rs 2,500 in bank accounts of over 6.58 lakh tea plantation labourers who had opened bank accounts for the first time in November 2016. The ‘Chah Bagichar […]

Arunachal Pradesh: Congress ‘looted’ country since Independence says Rijiju

Arunachal Pradesh: Congress ‘looted’ country since Independence says Rijiju

ITANAGAR, November 9: Launching a scathing attack on the Congress, Union Minister Kiren Rijiju alleged that the party is “synonymous with corruption” and has “looted” the country since Independence without thinking for the people. Addressing a programme at Ganga Market here to mark the first anniversary of demonetisation policy of the Narendra Modi-led central government, […]

Meghalaya: ‘Congress affected by Demonetization due to corrupt practices’, says Shibun Lyngdoh

Meghalaya: ‘Congress affected by Demonetization due to corrupt practices’, says Shibun Lyngdoh

Shillong, November 08, 2017: While hailing the decision of BJP led NDA to initiate demonetization process, the Meghalaya BJP said that the Congress is condemning the initiative since they have badly been affected by it. “The demonetization has affected the Congress. The reason for opposing the good initiative of the Government is because the Congress is […]

Has India fully-recovered from De-monetization? Here’s what people from NE have to say

Has India fully-recovered from De-monetization? Here’s what people from NE have to say

By Ibankyntiew Mawrie SHILLONG, Nov 8, 2017: A year ago on this day, the Narendra Modi led NDA government took a bold step by banning 500 and 1000 rupee notes as part of its attack on ‘black money’ and today, the ruling BJP has chosen the day as ‘Anti-Black Money’ Day. While the government says […]

One year of Demonetization, a surgical strike on black money which failed due to poor implementation!

One year of Demonetization, a surgical strike on black money which failed due to poor implementation!

by Subhash Chandra Agrawal | November 8, 2017 Objections were made, and rightly too, when higher demonization rupees 500-note was introduced for the first time in the year 1987, followed by re-introduction of rupees-1000 note in the year 2000 after being demonetized in the year 1978. No other advanced or sensible country has currency in units […]

1 2 3 14