Demonetisation

Govt doesn't comment on views of ex-RBI chiefs on demo, GST expressed before media: FM

Govt doesn't comment on views of ex-RBI chiefs on demo, GST expressed before media: FM

Jaitley further said after the structural reform of GST had been introduced in a record time, the economic growth bounced back vigorously.

Dec 14, 2018, 17:16 PM IST

63% of Indians still support demonetisation, but that number has fallen

Support remains strong for both demonetisation and PM Modi. But there are some points that he may need to pay attention to.

Dec 13, 2018, 17:02 PM IST
India should brace itself for slowdown for some time: Arvind Subramanian

India should brace itself for slowdown for some time: Arvind Subramanian

He also said that GST design could have been much better and there should not be more than three rates going forward.

Dec 10, 2018, 13:30 PM IST
Demonetisation had no impact on use of black money in elections: Former CEC OP Rawat

Demonetisation had no impact on use of black money in elections: Former CEC OP Rawat

The former Chief Election Commissioner said there was no check on black money that has been used in the elections.

Dec 03, 2018, 11:12 AM IST
Guilty will be investigated and punished: Rahul Gandhi renews attack on Modi government over demonetisation

Guilty will be investigated and punished: Rahul Gandhi renews attack on Modi government over demonetisation

Rahul Gandhi also targeted former chief economic advisor, suggesting that Subramanian should have resigned if he disagreed so much with demonetisation.

Nov 30, 2018, 07:15 AM IST
Agriculture Ministry withdraws report from Parliamentary panel on impact of note ban on farmers

Agriculture Ministry withdraws report from Parliamentary panel on impact of note ban on farmers

A panel chaired by senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily had met Tuesday where RBI governor Urjit Patel had made a presentation on the state of the economy.

Nov 29, 2018, 14:42 PM IST
True feelings, finally: Congress targets Modi as Arvind Subramanian slams Demonetisation

True feelings, finally: Congress targets Modi as Arvind Subramanian slams Demonetisation

The former CEA says he does not think anyone disputes that demonetisation slowed growth.

Nov 29, 2018, 10:31 AM IST
Demonetisation a massive, draconian, monetary shock: Arvind Subramanian

Demonetisation a massive, draconian, monetary shock: Arvind Subramanian

Breaking his silence on the November 8, 2016 decision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, he says that he does not have a strongly-backed empirical view apart from the fact that the welfare costs, especially on the informal sector, were substantial.

Nov 29, 2018, 10:11 AM IST
CAG preparing report on impact of demonetisation, likely to be ready before budget session

CAG preparing report on impact of demonetisation, likely to be ready before budget session

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) is auditing the impact of the controversial demonetisation on the Indian economy and may complete its report on it before the budget session of Parliament early next year.

Nov 19, 2018, 18:35 PM IST
CAG report on demonetisation to be ready before Budget Session

CAG report on demonetisation to be ready before Budget Session

Apart from the audit report on demonetisation, the report on Goods and Services Tax is also due during the Budget Session.

Nov 19, 2018, 18:08 PM IST
Economy would have collapsed but for demonetisation: S Gurumurthy

Economy would have collapsed but for demonetisation: S Gurumurthy

The government had demonetised old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes on November 9, 2016.

Nov 16, 2018, 10:34 AM IST
CAG 'deliberately delaying' report on Rafale deal and demonetisation, allege former bureaucrats

CAG 'deliberately delaying' report on Rafale deal and demonetisation, allege former bureaucrats

Sixty retired bureaucrats have written to the CAG regarding this.

Nov 13, 2018, 18:32 PM IST
Rajinikanth accuses Centre of flawed implementation of note ban

Rajinikanth accuses Centre of flawed implementation of note ban

On the rising incidence of rape and murder of girls in Tamil Nadu, Rajinikanth said tougher laws and stricter implementation was the way out.

Nov 13, 2018, 00:17 AM IST
India's economic growth held back due to demonetisation, GST: Raghuram Rajan

India's economic growth held back due to demonetisation, GST: Raghuram Rajan

Addressing an audience at the University of California in Berkley on Friday, Rajan said for four years - 2012 to 2016 - India was growing at a faster pace before it was hit by two major headwinds. 

Nov 10, 2018, 19:19 PM IST
Shockwaves of demonetisation and GST have held economy back: Raghuram Rajan

Shockwaves of demonetisation and GST have held economy back: Raghuram Rajan

Raghuram Rajan, the former RBI Governor, has said that for four years -- 2012 to 2016 -- India was growing at a faster pace before it was hit by two major headwinds.

Nov 10, 2018, 15:51 PM IST
If PM has self-respect, he should step down: Congress leader on demonetisation

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.

Nov 09, 2018, 22:06 PM IST
Demonetisation a planned brutal conspiracy to help PM's 'suit-booted friends': Rahul Gandhi

Demonetisation a planned brutal conspiracy to help PM's 'suit-booted friends': Rahul Gandhi

Demonetisation was a ''shrewd scheme" to convert the black money of PM Modi's select friends, alleged Rahul Gandhi.

Nov 08, 2018, 18:47 PM IST
Demonetisation move was a big disaster, ruined national economy: Mamata Banerjee

Demonetisation move was a big disaster, ruined national economy: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal CM said that demonetisation was a disastrous move which completely ruined the national economy.  

Nov 08, 2018, 16:18 PM IST
Two years after demonetisation: Economic misadventures can roil nation for a long time, writes Manmohan Singh

Two years after demonetisation: Economic misadventures can roil nation for a long time, writes Manmohan Singh

In a press statement, Singh called the step of demonetisation an ill-fated and ill-thought exercise that the Modi government undertook in 2016.

Nov 08, 2018, 11:43 AM IST
'Thugs of Hindostan' release on anniversary of demonetisation a coincidence: Congress takes a sly dig at PM Narendra Modi

'Thugs of Hindostan' release on anniversary of demonetisation a coincidence: Congress takes a sly dig at PM Narendra Modi

The Congress party, on its official Twitter handle, alleged that the move of demonetisation was aimed at favouring “few crony capitalist friends of PM Modi”.

Nov 08, 2018, 08:50 AM IST

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