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November 8

BJP should celebrate November 8 as 'sorry for demonetisation day': Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Wednesday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the first anniversary of demonetization, saying the "hasty and immature" decision had hurt millions of poor in the country "very dearly".

Nov 08, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

PM Modi's demonetisation speech on 8 November 2016: Read full text

Read the full text of Prime Minister’s address to the nation on 8 November 2016.

Nov 08, 2017, 11:01 AM IST

Desh ki aawaz on demonetisation: These are the questions Narendra Modi wants you to answer

On November 8, 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a televised address announced the government's surprise move to demonetise high-value notes from the Indian economy.

Nov 08, 2017, 10:05 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi's full speech during which he announced demonetisation - Watch

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a surprise televised announcement on the evening of November 8, 2016 said that the 500 and 1,000 rupee notes would cease to be legal tender.

Nov 08, 2017, 09:47 AM IST

Note ban anniversary: RBI says still verifying returned notes

Replying to a question on providing the deadline for completing the counting exercise, it said, "The verification of notes withdrawn from the circulation is an ongoing process".

Oct 29, 2017, 16:02 PM IST

November 8 India's Anti-Black Money day, says Finance Minister

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in an press conference talks about the importance of Demonetization and it's effect on the Indian economy.

Oct 25, 2017, 20:40 PM IST

Demonetisation: Online transactions on the rise, but cash is still king

The adoption rate of online platforms was high during the demonetisation period, but it plateaued out as soon as cash became available in the system.

Oct 24, 2017, 14:57 PM IST

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

Government to amend RBI Act to annul old Rs 500, Rs 1,000 currency notes

The government is likely to amend the Reserve Bank of India Act to extinguish the validity of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 printed before November 9 and a reference to this effect would be made in the upcoming Budget.

Dec 11, 2016, 12:42 PM IST

Lodha panel instructs BCCI to submit Deloitte report on state associations by November 8

The deadline given is November 8. The four states that are under scanner are Odisha, Assam, Jammu and Kashmir and Hyderabad.

Nov 03, 2016, 15:40 PM IST