Fake currency

10,000 kg narcotics, Rs 49 lakh fake notes, cattle heads seized from Indian borders

10,000 kg narcotics, Rs 49 lakh fake notes, cattle heads seized from Indian borders

The Border Security Force, raised in 1965, comprises about 2.5 lakh personnel and is the country's largest border guarding force. 

Nov 30, 2017, 06:44 AM IST
New Rs 200 notes not to be dispensed through ATMs?

New Rs 200 notes not to be dispensed through ATMs?

The new notes will rather be circulated via bank branches like that in the case of Rs 10, Rs 20 and Rs 50 currency notes.

Jul 05, 2017, 11:25 AM IST
RBI places printing order for Rs 200 notes

RBI places printing order for Rs 200 notes

It is the first time that the RBI is printing bills of 200 rupees.

Jul 04, 2017, 12:53 PM IST
RBI starts printing Rs 200 currency notes: Report

RBI starts printing Rs 200 currency notes: Report

If the report is true then it will be the first time that the RBI would be printing bills of 200 rupees.

Jun 30, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

Fake currency detection in banks swell to maximum in 8 years: Report

Counterfeit currency detection instances in the country's banking channels have seen an all time increase in the last eight years at over 3.53 lakh instances, according to a latest government report.

Jun 14, 2017, 13:21 PM IST
PM Modi's demonetisation move gave Rs 5 lakh crore advantage to Indian economy: Report

PM Modi's demonetisation move gave Rs 5 lakh crore advantage to Indian economy: Report

PM Modi on November 8 last year had announced demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes in a major assault on black money, fake currency and corruption.

May 25, 2017, 13:57 PM IST
Picture of Rs 200 note goes viral; is this how the new currency will look?

Picture of Rs 200 note goes viral; is this how the new currency will look?

The new currency note has some very interesting details like the security features, RBI seal and watermarks mentioning Rs 200.

Apr 11, 2017, 11:59 AM IST
New Rs 200 note coming soon, RBI to introduce new security features

New Rs 200 note coming soon, RBI to introduce new security features

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is planning to come out with Rs 200 currency note anytime soon.  

Apr 03, 2017, 19:51 PM IST

Containers in ports being searched for fake currency notes

Containers at various ports across the country are being searched by Customs and DRI officials following a tip-off that fake currency notes were being smuggled into the country in ships.

Mar 20, 2017, 15:47 PM IST

Rs 57 lakh in fake currency seized in Kolkata, five held

Fake Indian currency with a face value of around Rs 57 lakh in new Rs 2,000 denomination notes was seized and five persons were arrested here on Thursday, a senior Kolkata Police officer said.

Mar 02, 2017, 23:53 PM IST
Income tax searches during Nov 8 to Dec 30 yielded no fake currency, Finance Ministry tells PAC

Income tax searches during Nov 8 to Dec 30 yielded no fake currency, Finance Ministry tells PAC

Income tax authorities seized no Indian counterfeit currency notes during the search operations drive between November 8 to December 30, Finance Ministry has told the Public Accounts Committee on demonetisation.

Jan 21, 2017, 13:31 PM IST

Demonetisation a ''historic'' decision towards poor''s welfare: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday termed the November 8 demonetisation as a "historic" and "bold" move towards welfare of the poor, while serving as crippling blow to terror, fake currency note racket, and insurgency.

Jan 07, 2017, 19:52 PM IST
Fake currency racket busted in MP, two held with colour printer

Fake currency racket busted in MP, two held with colour printer

The Madhya Pradesh Police on Thursday arrested two persons for printing fake Rs. 2,000 new notes in Chhatarpur`s Lavkushnagar.

Dec 22, 2016, 13:25 PM IST
What happened when AAP leader tried to provoke people against PM Narendra Modi outside a bank – Watch viral video

What happened when AAP leader tried to provoke people against PM Narendra Modi outside a bank – Watch viral video

Taking the nation by surprise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on November 08 announced demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes.

Dec 16, 2016, 18:48 PM IST
Massive IT raids across country: New, old currency seized in Bengaluru, Panjim, Faridabad, 4 arrested

Massive IT raids across country: New, old currency seized in Bengaluru, Panjim, Faridabad, 4 arrested

India is witnessing massive raids by the Income Tax Department post note ban decision by the government in order to arrest fake and black money holders.

Dec 14, 2016, 11:01 AM IST

Three arrested with fake Rs 2,000 notes in Punjab's Mohali

An MBA student and her cousin were among three persons arrested with fake Rs 2,000 currency notes amounting to Rs 42 lakh in Mohali today, police said here.

Nov 30, 2016, 22:06 PM IST
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.

Nov 29, 2016, 17:38 PM IST

Only 16 of every 250 fake notes detected in India

Devanik Saha/IndiaSpend/IANS

Nov 29, 2016, 12:15 PM IST
Fake currency racket: NIA arrests accused from West Bengal's Malda

Fake currency racket: NIA arrests accused from West Bengal's Malda

The NIA has arrested an accused in a case of fake Indian currency racket from West Bengal's Malda.

Nov 18, 2016, 13:10 PM IST
Revealed! PM Narendra Modi's demonetisation move cripples Pakistan ISI’s fake note network

Revealed! PM Narendra Modi's demonetisation move cripples Pakistan ISI’s fake note network

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced scrapping of Rs 500/1000 notes last week.

Nov 17, 2016, 19:08 PM IST