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Black money has destroyed nation, fight against it: PM Narendra Modi to youth

Black money has destroyed nation, fight against it: PM Narendra Modi to youth

Contending that black money had "destroyed" the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday reached out to the youth, asking them to fight against it along with social problems like caste discrimination, untouchability and harassment of women.

PM rolls out slew of reforms, schemes to benefit poor; asks politicians to let go off 'holier than thou' approach

PM rolls out slew of reforms, schemes to benefit poor; asks politicians to let go off 'holier than thou' approach

Modi set out a stern warning of tough action against the "dishonest" people even as he announced a slew of sops for senior citizens, farmers, rural housing, women and small entrepreneurs to soften the blow of demonetisation.

Alert! Use this e-mail id to inform govt about tax evaders

Alert! Use this e-mail id to inform govt about tax evaders

The government also unveiled an e-mail address to allow people to send information about tax evaders. 

Arvind Kejriwal misrepresented changes in taxation law: Arun Jaitley

Arvind Kejriwal misrepresented changes in taxation law: Arun Jaitley

"Factually incorrect statements have been made by Arvind Kejriwal in relation to changes proposed in the Taxation Law," Arun Jaitley said in a tweet.
 

West Bengal will give befitting reply to Mamata Banerjee: BJP

West Bengal will give befitting reply to Mamata Banerjee: BJP

Expressing dissatisfaction, the opposition staged a brief walkout from the House.

Amidst Opposition uproar, Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day

Amidst Opposition uproar, Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day

When the House met for the day, opposition members demanded an obituary reference for the Army personnel killed in Tuesday`s attack in Nagrota, in Jammu and Kashmir.

Demonetisation bitter pill, will have healthy impact on economy: Baba Ramdev

Demonetisation bitter pill, will have healthy impact on economy: Baba Ramdev

"Demonetisation is posing some problems to commoners. It is an issue which will wither in a few more days. It is like a bitter pill for the Indian economy but it is going to have a good impact," Ramdev said.

Demonetisation a risky, but very brave decision by PM Modi, says Shivraj Chouhan

Demonetisation a risky, but very brave decision by PM Modi, says Shivraj Chouhan

Interacting with the public through an exclusive talk show on the television channel News Nation on the occasion of him completing 11 consecutive years in office, Chouhan said those protesting against this decision were doing it for no reason.

Maoists with spiked currency arrested in Jharkhand

Maoists with spiked currency arrested in Jharkhand

Two pistols, live cartridges, one vehicle, five bank accounts in which money was to be deposited, seven mobile phones were also seized.
 

Assam prisoners move court on depositing demonetised cash

Assam prisoners move court on depositing demonetised cash

The inmates, undergoing rigorous imprisonment for life, in their petition submitted that it became a problem for the prisoners, confined in jail, to deposit cash in hand of more than Rs 50,000 in demonetised currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000.

Naxal sympathiser held while trying to exchange old notes

Naxal sympathiser held while trying to exchange old notes

A local was unable to produce valid documents to explain the cash and jewellery he possessed and he was being interrogated to ascertain source of the money.

The largest Church in Mizoram will no longer accept demonetised notes

The branches and district offices under the Mizoram Synod were also cautioned not to receive demonetised notes in cash.

Rs 2,000 fake currency notes seized near Hyderabad, 6 held

Rs 2,000 fake currency notes seized near Hyderabad, 6 held

The police seized 105 counterfeit notes of highest denomination of Rs 2,000, which was released this month following the demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes.

Rs 14 lakh in old and new denominations seized in Nashik

Rs 14 lakh in old and new denominations seized in Nashik

According to Ranjit Dere, in-charge of Niphad Police Station, the cash (Rs 14,65,760) was seized during a routine checking of vehicles on Friday.

 

Supreme Court to hear petitions challenging demonetisation on Dec 2

Centre has recently moved the apex court seeking transfer of all the petitions pending in various high courts to either the Supreme Court or one of the high courts.

Opposition losing its credibility with rigid stand on demonetisation: Govt

Opposition losing its credibility with rigid stand on demonetisation: Govt

 PM Modi said, those who are criticizing the demonetisation move don`t have problem with the government`s preparedness, but they are having problems because they didn`t get time to prepare for turning their black money into white.

Cabinet mulls 60% income tax on unaccounted deposits post demonetisation

Cabinet mulls 60% income tax on unaccounted deposits post demonetisation

The Cabinet tonight is believed to have discussed amending laws to levy close to 60 percent income tax on unaccounted deposits in banks above a threshold post demonetisation of high-denomination currency notes.

Nobody can stop India from becoming economic superpower: Rajnath Singh

Nobody can stop India from becoming economic superpower: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said demonetisation will bridge the gap between the rich and poor, adding nobody can stop India from a becoming an economic superpower in the next 15 years courtesy this visionary decision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government.

Demonetisation: CPI demands use of old notes till December 31

Demonetisation: CPI demands use of old notes till December 31

"If the Prime Minister is sincere, he should apologise to the nation and set right things by allowing people to use the old currency till December 31 for all public utilities like journeys, hospitals, medical shops, tax payments, phone payments, to purchase foodgrains, and essential commodities," CPI General Secretary S Sudhakar Reddy told reporters.

PM Narendra Modi says thank you after journalists praise him for demonatisation move

PM Narendra Modi says thank you after journalists praise him for demonatisation move

"Thank you bhaiyya," said Prime Minister Narendra Modi, acknowledging a group of journalists who congratulated him for the demonetisation decision of his government.