Black Money

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  • GST at home & the world ~II

    GST at home & the world ~II

    Short-term inflationary impact has characterised the switchover to GST in almost every country, and governments had intervened appropriately to curb the trend, sometimes by adopting extraordinary measures and policies for limiting price escalation by businesses like freezing prices and profit......

    November 10, 2017
  • PM Narendra Modi thanks people for supporting demonetisation

    PM Narendra Modi thanks people for supporting demonetisation

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday thanked the people of the country for supporting his government's measures to eradicate black money, on the first anniversary of demonetisation. In a series of tweets which included slides and videos, the Prime Minister......

    November 8, 2017
  • Note ban brought only hardship for common man: Stalin

    Note ban brought only hardship for common man: Stalin

    Demonetisation only brought hardship for the common man, DMK Working President M K Stalin said on Wednesday leading the opposition charge against the NDA government's note ban move on its first anniversary here. Clad in a black shirt, Stalin led......

    November 8, 2017
  • Chidambaram says jobs, lives lost due to demonetisation

    Chidambaram says jobs, lives lost due to demonetisation

    Launching a scathing attack on the Modi government on the note ban anniversary, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Wednesday said millions of people "suffered" and no one can deny that lives and jobs were lost due to demonetisation. A......

    November 8, 2017
  • Mixed feelings mark demonetisation anniversary

    Mixed feelings mark demonetisation anniversary

    The common man on Tuesday came out with a mixed bag of feelings and emotions on completion of one year of demonetisation that Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on 8 November last year when he declared that Rs 500 and......

    November 8, 2017
  • Kin of those who died in queues post-note ban seeking justice

    Kin of those who died in queues post-note ban seeking justice

    As the Narendra Modi-led BJP government is all set to celebrate the anniversary of demonetisation, the families of 125 people who lost their lives standing in serpentine queues outside banks post the note ban are still pleading with the Centre......

    November 7, 2017
  • Mahagathbandhan to observe Nov 8 as 'Black Day' in Bihar: Sharad Yadav

    Mahagathbandhan to observe Nov 8 as 'Black Day' in Bihar: Sharad Yadav

    The Mahagathbandhan or the conglomerate of non-BJP secular parties will observe November 8, the first anniversary of demonetisation, as "Black Day" in every district in Bihar, Janata Dal United (JD-U) leader Sharad Yadav announced on Wednesday. On November 8 last......

    November 1, 2017
  • No compromise on corruption, even CM won't be spared: Sonowal

    No compromise on corruption, even CM won't be spared: Sonowal

    Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said there will be no compromise on corruption in Assam in keeping with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's fight against black money. "There will be no compromise on corruption. Stern action will be taken against......

    October 30, 2017
  • PM Modi, BJP taking steps to shield corruption: CPI-M

    PM Modi, BJP taking steps to shield corruption: CPI-M

    The CPI-M has accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP of taking one step after another "to shield corruption and allow the rich to launder black money". This is being done "contrary to the strident statements against black money......

    October 26, 2017
  • Modi helped convert black money into white by note ban: Rahul

    Modi helped convert black money into white by note ban: Rahul

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of helping hoarders of black money to convert it into white money with his "unilateral and whimsical" demonetization. Addressing a large gathering of rural and tribal people in......

    October 11, 2017
  • New limit for reporting gold transactions soon: Govt

    New limit for reporting gold transactions soon: Govt

    The government will soon notify a new threshold for reporting to authorities about transactions in gold and other precious metals and stones with a view to curb parking of black money in bullion, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia said. The government......

    October 8, 2017
  • Boosting private investment, banks' growth major concerns: Jaitley

    Boosting private investment, banks' growth major concerns: Jaitley

    Looking at ways to boost economy amid a slowdown, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that encouraging private investment and improving capacity of banking system to support growth are the two major challenges for which best solutions have to......

    September 22, 2017
  • Examining reports on black money commissioned by UPA: Arun Jaitley

    Examining reports on black money commissioned by UPA: Arun Jaitley

    The Finance Ministry says it is examining three reports on the quantum of black money held by Indians in the country and abroad that were commissioned by the previous UPA regime and submitted more than three years ago. Responding to......

    September 20, 2017