Wed, Jan 18, 2017 | updated 07:03 AM IST

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Jan. 18 (ANI): The Digi Dhan Mela, a Government of India initiative aimed at incentivising digitally enabled transformation in the country following the recent demonetisation, was held on Tueday at Gulshan Ground in Gandhi Nagar, Jammu.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 18 (ANI): Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel is likely to appear before the Standing Committee on Finance on Wednesday.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 17 (ANI) With a slump in the economy following the government's demonetisation drive, the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) sector has suffered in terms of production and expenditure. The consumption level of the consumers has decreased leading to an overall impact on the sector.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 17 (ANI): A united opposition on Tuesday dubbed the recent change in the limit of cash withdrawal from ATMs as 'mere politics' and 'fiction' on part of the BJP-led government at the Centre while demanding a white paper from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on the same.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 17 (ANI): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday announced a cut in India's growth rate for the current fiscal year to 6.6 percent from its previous estimate of 7.6 percent due to consumption weakness courtesy demonetisation.

New Delhi [India], Jan 17 (ANI): Demonetisation may wipe out the stock of black money held in cash but can do little about the ill-gotten wealth converted to assets like gold and real estate and the scrapping of high value notes does not prevent the future generation of unaccounted money, said an ASSOCHAM study on Currency Demonetisation.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 17 (ANI): With the International Monetary Fund (IMF) saying that India's economy has fallen back mostly because of "temporary negative consumption shock" following demonetisation, the Congress asserted that former prime minister Dr. Manmohan Singh had warned against the drop, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced the radical decision almost two months ago.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 16 (ANI): With the International Monetary Fund (IMF) saying that India's economy has fallen back mostly because of "temporary negative consumption shock" following demonetisation, the Congress asserted that former prime minister Dr. Manmohan Singh had warned against the drop, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced the radical decision almost two months ago.

PM Modi murdered soul of RBI: Rahul Gandhi
Updated: Jan 16, 2017 17:36 IST

Rishikesh (Uttarakhand) [India], Jan. 16 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of undermining the autonomy of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) stating the soul of the financial institution was "murdered" within minutes after the decision to demonetise notes was announced.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 16 (ANI): After Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati claimed that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) must be ready to face demonetisation's repercussions in the upcoming state elections, party leader Siddharth Nath Singh on Monday said it is a 'desperate' attempt made by Behenji as she is rattled by the huge acknowledgment Prime Minister Narendra Modi is getting in Uttar Pradesh because of demonetisation.

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Jan. 16 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday hit out at Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati, saying that the latter is getting insecure as Prime Minister Narendra Modi isgarnering huge praise in Uttar Pradesh because of his demonetisation decision.

Demonetisation hits Indo-Bangla trade fair
Updated: Jan 16, 2017 04:33 IST

Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], Jan. 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation decision has hit the Indo-Bangladesh trade fair in Siliguri, Darjeeling.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 15 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Times Network, the broadcast arm of the Times Group, initiated 'Remonetise India - A Citizen's Pledge', a nationwide crusader campaign, urging Indians to take the next step from demonetisation and Pledge for Growth.

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan. 15 (ANI): With all eyes set on the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Sunday raked up the demonetisation drive and said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) should be ready to face its repercussion in the politically crucial state.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 15 (ANI): After completing a year of treating the taste buds of its customers, California based premium burger chain Carl's Jr. now launches its 'Muttonization' drive to woo its patrons.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 15 (ANI): Supporting the letter written by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) employees to Governor Urjit Patel protesting against operational "mismanagement" post demonetisation, Congress leader Kapil Sibal has said that the RBI was created to be independent of the government which has now been interfered during the drive.

RBI's reputation lies in tatters today: Congress
Updated: Jan 15, 2017 06:22 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan. 15 (ANI): Supporting the letter written by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) employees to Governor Urjit Patel protesting against operational "mismanagement" post demonetisation, the Congress on Sunday said the Central Bank's reputation lies in tatters due today.

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan. 14 (ANI): Political intervention and not taking the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) into confidence by the Centre, while announcing its decision to demonetise currency notes, were some of the prime issues raised by the protesting RBI employees on Saturday.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 14 (ANI): After facing flack from the Opposition over alleged infringement of the autonomy of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the Finance Ministry on Saturday asserted that the Government fully respects the independence and autonomy of the Central Bank.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 14 (ANI): Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Saturday criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party's demonetisation move, saying that it has decimated the independence of the Reserve Bank of India, while referring to the letter written by the RBI officers and employees to the Governor.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 14 (ANI): In wake of the letter written by employees of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to its governor Urjit Patel condemning the demonetisation drive, the Congress and Janata Dal (United) dubbed it as 'shocking state of affair', while stating that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government have destroyed the credibility of the autonomous body that controls the country's monetary policy.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 14 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) leader and former Rajya Sabha member Pavan Varma on Saturday said that it seemed as if the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has relinquished its autonomy to the Centre by allowing bureaucrats from the finance ministry to oversee the demonetisation and remonetisation process at the central bank.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 14 (ANI): The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament will summon senior officials of the Finance Ministry after the budget session.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 14 (ANI): In a strongly worded letter addressed to Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel, the United Forum of Reserve Bank Officers and Employees has alleged that post the government's demonetisation move, the image of the Central bank has been dented beyond repair.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 13 (ANI): The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Friday refuted the statement given by its own committee Chairperson K.V. Thomas, over summoning Prime Minister Narendra Modi before the parliamentary panel over the issue of demonetisation.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 13 (ANI): Truckola, a tech-enabled interstate FTL transportation service provider, has posted a 23 percent month-on-month revenue growth in December 2016, crediting a large part to the post-demonetisation adoption of cashless transaction tools such as FASTags and diesel cards.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 13 (ANI): Whenever you think, this is it, music maestro A.R. Rahman comes up with something that again makes you go gaga!

New Delhi [India], Jan 12 (ANI): India's retail inflation rate grew 3.41 percent in December from November's 3.63 percent, confirming fears of weak demand as households are majorly affected by demonetisation or the cash crunch scenario.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 12 (ANI): Congress leader P.C. Chacko on Thursday said that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley cannot implement the Goods and Services Tax (GST) without consensus.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 12 (ANI): Fashion tends to reflect the economic situation of the nation and with India coping with the aftermath of demonetisation, the purchase power of people would be dictating the choices one can have.