Tag: demonetisation

World Bank pegs India’s growth rate at 7.3 pc for current fiscal

Washington: India's growth rate is expected to accelerate to 7.3 percent during the current financial year ending March 2019, the…

Govt has ‘more than adequate’ Rs. 2000 notes: Subhash Chandra Garg

New Delhi: Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg on Friday asserted that the government there was "no decision" on printing…

The year when Modi’s charisma appeared to wane (2018 in retrospect)

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the ruling BJP face a tough challenge in the Lok Sabha elections in…

AIADMK MPs protest inside Parliament premises against construction of dam on Cauvery river

New Delhi: AIADMK MPs on Wednesday staged a protest in front of the Gandhi statue inside the Parliament premises against…

Called a “silent” PM but never shied of talking to press: Manmohan Singh

NEW DELHI: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh who was criticised for being a “silent” prime minister said on Tuesday he…

Parliament Winter session Day 4: Cong moves adjournment motion over Rafale, Demonetisation, RBI

New Delhi: The temperature in the national capital may have plummeted to few notches with an overnight downpour, but Day…

Demonetisation threw up political, economic puzzles: Arvind Subramanian

New Delhi: Drawing the link between demonetisation and GDP numbers, former Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian has said the puzzle…

Demonetisation-backer Krishnamurthy Subramanian appointed as new CEA

NEW DELHI: With less than two months to go for the Union Budget 2019, the Narendra Modi government on Friday…

OP Rawat and Subramanian exposed Modi government over demonetisation: Ahmed Patel

New Delhi: Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member Ahmed Patel tweeted that whatever Congress was saying is found to…

Note ban a ‘massive, draconian, monetary shock’, says Modi’s minister

NEW DELHI: Former Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian described demonetisation as a "massive, draconian, monetary shock" that accelerated economic slide…

Modi’s former economic advisor calls demonetisation a massive, draconian, monetary shock

New Delhi: Former Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian in his upcoming book has called the note ban exercise a “massive,…

Agriculture ministry admits demonetisation hit farmers badly

New Delhi: Finally after two years, the Union agriculture ministry has admitted that the note ban hit farmers badly. As…

Demonetisation destroyed millions of farmers: Rahul

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi for "making fun of our farmers misfortune"…

Congress crying over demonetisation as it has lost money: Modi

Shahdol: Stepping up his attack on the Congress and the Gandhi family, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the…

Akhilesh Yadav launches scathing attack at Congress

Korba: Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav launched a scathing attack at his former alliance partner- the Congress, as he held…

Implementation of note ban was not correct: Rajnikanth

NEW DELHI: Superstar Rajinikanth who is expected to foray into politics accuses Centre of flawed implementation of note ban. At…

Rahul Gandhi slams Modi over demonetisation, calls him a ‘thief’

New Delhi: Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his comment that demonetisation led to crackdown on shell…

India sits on volcano of unemployment after demonetisation, GST: Chidambaram

Indore : Analysing the current situation of the Indian economy, former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram here…

India sits on volcano of unemployment after demonetisation, GST: Chidambaram

Indore: Analysing the current situation of the Indian economy, former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram here on…

Mayawati demands an apology from PM, BJP for demonetisation

Lucknow: Saying that the demonetisation, which was done two years back, did not yield any good result as claimed by…