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  • 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 has been all pain and no gain: Tharoor

    Note ban has been all pain and no gain: Tharoor

    Demonetisation has been all pain and no gain, senior Congress leader and Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha member Shashi Tharoor said on Wednesday, summing up the effects of the note ban on its first anniversary. Addressing the media at the state party......

    November 8, 2017
  • Note ban was to change the way India spends: Jaitley

    Note ban was to change the way India spends: Jaitley

    Mounting a powerful defence of the demonetisation measure designed to curb black money, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said that as a disruptor of the status quo ante the note ban, along with other measures taken, has set in......

    November 7, 2017
  • Unskilled India

    Unskilled India

    One relatively unnoticed victim of the latest reshuffle of the Modi government was the Minister of Skill Development. This ministry was created by the Modi government in 2014 as part of the project of streamlining ministries that went with the......

    October 8, 2017
  • PM 'singularly responsible' for damage to economy: Sharma

    PM 'singularly responsible' for damage to economy: Sharma

      Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma today said India was in a real danger of slipping into economic depression and accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of being “singularly responsible” for the damage by his “reckless” decisions. Sharma, in a statement,......

    September 28, 2017
  • Demonetisation caused 0.4 per cent decline in GDP: Surjit Bhalla

    Demonetisation caused 0.4 per cent decline in GDP: Surjit Bhalla

    Demonetisation affected the country's growth rate negatively, which led to GDP dipping to 5.7 per cent in the first quarter of 2017-18, while the Goods and Services Tax (GST) did not have much role in the decline, economist Surjit Bhalla......

    September 26, 2017
  • Economy facing transitional challenges: Arvind Subramanian

    Economy facing transitional challenges: Arvind Subramanian

    Arvind Subramanian, whose term as Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) has been extended by a year, on Saturday said the economy was going through some "transitional issues" and the government was working towards reviving growth. "We do have some transitional issues......

    September 23, 2017
  • 'Globalisation is here to stay, we proved sceptics wrong'

    'Globalisation is here to stay, we proved sceptics wrong'

    Globalisation is here to stay and those who were sceptical about the success of India's "new policies" 25 years ago have been proven wrong, says former prime minister Manmohan Singh. It was a matter of pride that the broad thrust......

    September 23, 2017
  • India growing pretty robustly: World Bank chief

    India growing pretty robustly: World Bank chief

    India has been growing "pretty robustly", World Bank President Jim Yong Kim has said as he predicted a strong global growth this year. Speaking at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum meeting here on Wednesday, Kim also called for more cooperation among......

    September 21, 2017
  • India's GDP growth likely to slip below 7 per cent this fiscal: DBS

    India's GDP growth likely to slip below 7 per cent this fiscal: DBS

    India's GDP growth is likely to face near-term headwinds and might slip below 7 per cent mark to a three-year low this financial year, says a DBS report. According to the global financial services major, two recent policy measures --......

    September 15, 2017
  • GDP slowdown temporary, not linked to demonetisation: Amit Shah

    GDP slowdown temporary, not linked to demonetisation: Amit Shah

    The dip in GDP growth to 5.7 per cent in the first quarter of this financial year is "temporary" and not linked to demonetisation, BJP President Amit Shah said here on Thursday. "The demonetisation has not had any negative impact......

    September 7, 2017
  • 'GDP growth to slow to 6% in Oct-Dec 2016'

    'GDP growth to slow to 6% in Oct-Dec 2016'

    Demonetisation has stymied India's GDP growth and the October-December quarter show is likely to be around 6 per cent, while for January-March it could climb down to 5.7 per cent, forecasts a Nomura report. According to the Japanese financial services......

    January 25, 2017
  • 'GDP growth to slow to 6% in Oct-Dec 2016'

    'GDP growth to slow to 6% in Oct-Dec 2016'

    Demonetisation has stymied India's GDP growth and the October-December quarter show is likely to be around 6 per cent, while for January-March it could climb down to 5.7 per cent, forecasts a Nomura report. According to the Japanese financial services......

    January 25, 2017