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Monday, Feb 24, 2020

Demonetisation

Dec 28, 2019 12:19
The Congress party has stepped up its opposition to the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and the proposed pan-India exercise to register the country’s citizens on the lines of Assam. read more
Nov 08, 2019 15:31
Congress has termed the November 8, 2016 move by the Narendra-Modi-led NDA government invalidating Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes as ‘Tughlaki blunder of demonetisation’. read more
Nov 08, 2019 11:58
The Congress has been a strong critic of the notes ban maintaining that the move was aimed at benefiting a few industrialists and resulted in massive job losses in the informal sector. The party is currently on a 10-day nationwide agitation by over economic... read more
Nov 08, 2019 10:12
Narendra Modi government had invalidated Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes on November 8 in 2016 and said crackdown on black money was one of its main objectives. Its political opponents have maintained that the move was aimed to benefit a few industrialists... read more
Nov 08, 2019 09:49
On November 8, 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced to the nation that Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes would cease to be a legal tender. read more
Nov 06, 2019 02:34
Between 2011-12 and 2015-16, the year before demonetisation, value of household savings in cash used to be between 9% and 12% of the total value of bank notes in circulation. This number was 26% in 2017-18. read more
Aug 19, 2019 21:08
The BJP government should not reject a good and timely idea purely on the basis of who came up with it read more
Aug 15, 2019 21:00
Both decisions were marked by secrecy, institutional subversion, and hurt those meant to benefit from it read more
May 23, 2019 11:53
Even though the Congress and other Opposition parties raised the two issues throughout the campaign, the results show that they failed to reap any political benefit out of it. read more
May 17, 2019 15:21
Rahul Gandhi took a jibe at the PM for his statement regarding the Balakot airstrikes and added that Narendra Modi was living in his own dream world. read more
Apr 28, 2019 01:43
The former union minister was in Mumbai a day after PM Modi in an election rally in the city said he will put corrupt leaders in jail after getting re-elected in the general elections. read more
Apr 27, 2019 15:52
Rahul Gandhi also accused PM Narendra Modi of snatching jobs from the youth of Rae Bareli and Amethi because his government did not ensure that the state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Limited got the off-set contract in the Rafale aircraft deal with F... read more
Apr 24, 2019 18:25
Continuing her attack, Banerjee, who is among the severest critics of the saffron party, said that BJP “goons” are even organising processions with arms and sharp-edged weapons to vitiate the environment and unleash terror. read more
Apr 16, 2019 07:02
Modi, who is seeking re-election in this summer’s general elections, also stressed his government’s efforts for the benefits of farmers as well as the middle class. read more
Apr 13, 2019 20:18
Congress president Rahul Gandhi said NYAY can jumpstart the economy which he claimed was destroyed by demonetisation. read more