PTI | , Thiruvananthapuram
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 02:29 PM IST
"Unemployment is high and the informal sector is in shambles, a crisis precipitated by the ill considered demonetisation decision taken in 2016", Dr Singh said.
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By Jaykishan Sharma | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON NOV 26, 2020 09:53 PM IST
Hanuman Singh, 35, was arrested with demonetised notes of Rs 5.20 lakh under section 151 of Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC).
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Swapnil Rawal
PUBLISHED ON NOV 10, 2020 06:02 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday defended the move, saying it reduced black money and increased transparency even as opposition parties called demonetisation a national tragedy
Hindustan Times/Shimla | By HT Correspondent, Shimla
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2020 11:55 PM IST
Rathore said the Reserve Bank of India had revealed that ₹3,421 crore were spent for printing new currency notes in 2015-16 while around ₹7,965 crore were spent in 2016-17
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UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2020 09:05 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2020 08:54 PM IST
Ashok Gehlot also accused the Centre of betraying the states over the shortfall in GST revenue share for the states.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Mallika Soni
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2020 06:19 PM IST
On November 8, 2016, Prime Minister Modi announced the decision to ban all currency notes of higher denomination of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 from midnight. The move came in for criticism from several quarters, and the opposition claimed it had harmed the economy.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2020 05:19 PM IST
On November 8, 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced the decision to ban all currency notes of higher denomination of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 from midnight.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Karn Pratap Singh
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2020 11:25 AM IST
The alleged cheat offered to exchange Rs 2,000 notes with the Rs 1,000 notes by claiming that he has managed to procure bundles of the new Rs 1,000 notes, the police said on Tuesday.
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2020 11:41 AM IST
In his latest video series on the Indian economy, he claimed that the hidden agenda of demonetisation, which saw the scrapping of all Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes, was to “clear the ground”
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
UPDATED ON SEP 01, 2020 05:19 PM IST
Congress’ chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said in a tweet in Hindi, “Modi ji, at least now accept that what you hailed as masterstrokes were actually ‘disaster strokes’ -- demonetisation, faulty GST and lockdown.”
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2020 10:46 AM IST
Gandhi and his Congress party have been attacking the government over the Covid-19 situation in the country, comparing its policies with those of the western countries.
Hindustan Times | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON MAY 21, 2020 11:31 AM IST
Anurag Kashyap tackles demonetisation in his new Netflix film, Choked, starring Saiyami Kher and Roshan Matthew. Watch here.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
PUBLISHED ON MAY 02, 2020 06:42 PM IST
ED has also sought permission and moved a Patna court for confiscation of over Rs 8 crore worth assets, including a factory and an office premise.
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2019 12:36 PM IST
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.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 03:32 PM IST
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’.
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 12:01 PM IST
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 issues including demonetization.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 12:33 PM IST
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 and resulted in massive job losses in the informal sector.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 10:12 AM IST
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.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Roshan Kishore
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2019 09:08 AM IST
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.
By Praveen Chakravarty
PUBLISHED ON AUG 19, 2019 09:08 PM IST
The BJP government should not reject a good and timely idea purely on the basis of who came up with it
UPDATED ON AUG 16, 2019 07:18 AM IST
Both decisions were marked by secrecy, institutional subversion, and hurt those meant to benefit from it
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Kumar Uttam
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2019 12:21 PM IST
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.
Solan (Himachal Pradesh) | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2019 04:09 PM IST
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.
Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 28, 2019 07:12 AM IST
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.
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2019 04:13 PM IST
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 France.
Serampore (West Bengal) | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2019 06:48 PM IST
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.
PUBLISHED ON APR 16, 2019 07:02 AM IST
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.
By HT Correspondnet
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2019 08:43 PM IST
Congress president Rahul Gandhi said NYAY can jumpstart the economy which he claimed was destroyed by demonetisation.
Pune | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2019 02:33 PM IST
The Marathi filmmaker Balasaheb Gore, who does not have any known films to his credit, said he plans to release ‘Notebandi Sahi Hai’ of 110 minutes on April 19.