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10 November, 2018 10:26 AM Rahul Gandhi Visits Darbarsahib Gurudwara In Chhattisgarh

In the manifesto, titled "Jan Ghoshna Patra" in Rajnandgaon, which is the constituency of Chief Minister Raman Singh, the Congress has promised immediate farm loan waiver within 10 days. Congress president Rahul Gandhi offered prayers at Darbarsahib Gurudwara in Rajnandgaon on Saturday, a day after releasing the party's manifesto for Chhattisgarh assembly 81

9 November, 2018 6:44 PM If PM has self-respect, he should step down: Congress leader on demonetisation

Jayachandra's statement came while he was taking part in a protest at Tumkuru to mark the second anniversary of demonetisation. Bengaluru: Congress leader and former Karnataka Minister TB Jayachandra on Friday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying if the latter has self-respect and faith in democracy, he should immediately step down. Sparking 85

9 November, 2018 7:43 AM Tamil Film's Makers Reportedly Give In To AIADMK Sarkar, To Cut Scenes

The AIADMK has objected to scenes and lines in Sarkar that it says are critical of the state government. The makers of 'Sarkar', a political thriller starring actor Vijay, have reportedly agreed, under pressure from the state government, to cut out or mute parts of the movie apparently critical of the ruling AIADMK and former chief minister J Jayalalithaa 96

8 November, 2018 2:31 PM Demonetisation broke backbone of anti-national activities' financing: Mukhtar Naqvi

Taking on the opposition for calling demonetisation a "dark day", Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said it marks a day when the backbone anti-national activities such as terror funding and accumulating black money was broken. On the second anniversary of note ban, Naqvi said post-demonetisation an attempt was made to vitiate the atmosphere. The government's 53

8 November, 2018 10:37 AM Arun Jaitley justifies Demonetisation, says shake-up required to make India move to digital transactions

New Delhi: On the second anniversary of Demonetisation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley dismissed the “ill-informed criticism” of the note ban. Refusing claims that almost the entire cash money got deposited in the banks, Jaitley in a Facebook post wrote that confiscation of currency was not an objective of Demonetisation. “Getting it into the formal economy 58

8 November, 2018 6:37 AM Havoc demonetisation caused is now evident: Manmohan Singh

Describing demonetisation as an "ill-fated" and "ill-thought" exercise, former prime minister Manmohan Singh said on the decision's second anniversary on Thursday that the havoc it unleashed on the economy and society is now evident. The Congress leader asked the government to not resort to further unorthodox, short-term economic measures that can cause 74

8 November, 2018 6:24 AM Reason behind demonetisation still a mystery: Arvind Kejriwal

On the second anniversary of demonetisation, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday questioned the rationale behind the Modi government's note ban move and termed it as "a self inflicted deep wound" on the Indian economy. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 8, 2016, announced a ban on then in use Rs 1000 and Rs 500 denomination 58

8 November, 2018 5:46 AM On Second Anniversary, Mamata Banerjee Calls Demonetisation A "Disaster"

Mamata Banerjee said she had been describing it as a"dark day" since demonetisation was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2016. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that demonetisation was a "disaster"for the country on its second anniversary. The chief minister said she had been describing it as a"dark day" since demonetisation 76

31 October, 2018 1:45 PM The key bone of contention between govt and RBI – money

There are several contentious issues underlying the tussle between the government and the Reserve Bank of India. Here’s a short explainer around the issues involved. There are several contentious issues underlying the tussle between the government and the Reserve Bank of India. The government wants the central bank to relax rules for weak banks, to dilute 81

28 October, 2018 2:20 PM RBI Governor Urjit Patel to brief parliamentary panel on demonetisation on November 12

A parliamentary panel, of which former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is a member, has called RBI governor Urjit Patel for the third-time to brief it on the government's demonetisation move. The 31-member Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance, headed by Veerappa Moily, has been deliberating on the issue for almost two years. The government had scrapped 52