Railways, metro, bus won't accept old Rs 500 notes after Dec 10

Railways, metro, bus won’t accept old Rs 500 notes after Dec 10

Mumbai, Dec 9 -  It is not so good news for people who have kept old Rs 500 notes to buy railway, metro or bus tickets as the government has decided to...

Demonetisation a foolish decision, says Rahul

New Delhi, Dec 8.  Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation was not a "bold but a foolish decision".Gandhi said the concept of Paytm --...
How Modi changed "war on black money" to "war on all currency"

How Modi changed “war on black money” to “war on all currency”

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on November 8, 2016 to announce the withdrawal of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes.The speech (in English) lasted 25 minutes. The Prime Minister...

Modi salutes the spirit of differently abled

New Delhi, Dec 3,  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday hailed the determination of the disabled people on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities."I salute determination of our Divyang sisters and...

Demonetisation: Congress wants revival package for Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 3, The demonetisation move has turned out to be a disaster with Kerala's economy going for a toss and to come out of it a relief package is required, a...

5 Hurdles to Modi’s push for cashless economy

On November 27, during an election rally in Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged all Indians get familiar and make others familiar with cashless transactions.The same day, during his radio...

60% penalty on undisclosed income, new black money scheme launched

New Delhi, Nov 28 . Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday introduced a bill in the Lok Sabha to amend the Income Tax rules levying a tax of 60 per cent on...
Shivaji's kin 'echoes reality' of demonetisation: Shiv Sena

Shivaji’s kin ‘echoes reality’ of demonetisation: Shiv Sena

Mumbai, Nov 28 - The Shiv Sena on Monday endorsed NCP MP Udayan Raje Bhosale's warning that if the post-demonetization fails to improve soon, "people will loot banks"."Demonetisation has angered the...
BJP itself has done 'Bharat Bandh', says Mayawati

BJP itself has done ‘Bharat Bandh’, says Mayawati

New Delhi, Nov 28 - BSP chief Mayawati on Monday accused the BJP of doing a "Bharat Bandh" by demonetising higher currency and said the opposition was not divided over the issue."The...

PM should participate in demonetisation debate: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, Nov 25-  Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi participate in the debate over demonetisation in the parliament."Sometimes he laughs and sometimes he cries...

Entertainment

Pop superstar George Michael dead at 53

London, Dec 26 - Singer-songwriter George Michael, who sold tens of millions of albums as a member of the duo Wham! and on his own,...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...