Mon, May 29, 2017 | updated 05:48 AM IST

New Delhi [India], May 26 (ANI): Citing examples of welfare schemes like, Jan Dhan Yojna, Mudra Yojna, Start up India and demonetisation, Union Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitendra Singh on Friday asserted looking back at three years of Prime Minister Narendra Modi Government, the Centre stands vindicated.

New Delhi [India] May 22 (ANI): The Centre on Monday requisitioned 15 more teams of the Army for currency verification and processing system machines.

Surat (Gujarat) [India], May 21 (ANI): Yet another attempt to conceal demonetised notes was busted as the Surat Police arrested five persons owing to the possession of the same.

Shah highlights Modi government's achievements
Updated: May 20, 2017 17:23 IST

Chandigarh [India] May 20 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Saturday highlighted the Narendra Modi-led government's major achievements in the last three years.

Rajkot (Gujarat) [India], May 19 (ANI): Appreciating the completion of three years of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government at the Centre, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Friday said the nation has witnessed a decisive government under the governance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, as opposed to the previous paralytic regime.

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala), May 18 (ANI): The Kerala government has decided to give Rs two lakh each to the families of four persons, who died because of exhaustion from standing in extremely long queues at the ATMs and banks to exchange the demonetised notes.

Unsafe to deal with unaccounted money: Jaitley
Updated: May 16, 2017 19:28 IST

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Lauding the spree of initiatives rolled out by the Income Tax Department (ITD)to ensure tax compliance and diligent filing of income tax returns, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while launching the website of 'Operation Clean Money' on Tuesday said tax is evasion is unsafe since an element of disproportionality can be easily identified.

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], May 12 (ANI): The Madras High Court on Friday granted conditional bail to sand mining baron J. Sekhar Reddy and his associates in a money laundering case.

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 11 (ANI): The Samajwadi Party (SP) has supported its party chief and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, who managed to stir a controversy and invited the ire of many with his 'martyr' remark, saying the latter was just asking the Centre to take a stringent action at the border.

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], May 7 (ANI): Agents of Hyderabad's Commissioners Task Force, North Zone on Sunday detained 13 persons in possession of demonetised Indian currency notes of Rs. 500 and 1000, totalling up to Rs. 1,85,00,000.

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], April 30 (ANI): The Hyderabad Police arrested eight people and seized Rs. 4.41 crore in 500 and 1000 demonetised currency on Sunday.

New Delhi [India], Apr 29 (ANI): The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) on Saturday sent notices to around two lakh inoperative companies ordering them to terminate operations and de-register themselves from the MCA.

New Delhi [India], Apr 28 (ANI): Credit rating agency ICRA has recovered to pre-demonetisation levels of prices of key commodity such as cement in April 2017.

New Delhi [India], Apr 27 (ANI): According to the real estate advisory firm PropTiger.com's findings, the real estate sector

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], Apr 27 (ANI): In a bid to recycle waste and turn it into something useful, students of the National Institute of Design (NID) here are attempting to develop usable products from scrapped currency notes.

New Delhi [India] Apr 25 (ANI): Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday cornered the Centre over the Sukma attack, saying neither corruption nor the Naxal problems got solved post demonetisation as claimed by the ruling dispensation.

New Delhi [India], Apr 21 (ANI): A report published by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and Nielsen ranked Delhi number one regarding overall Internet readiness, overtaking last year's winner Maharashtra.

IMF retains India's annual growth at 7.2 percent
Updated: Apr 18, 2017 20:02 IST

New Delhi [India], Apr 18 (ANI): Owing to the impact of the demonetisation drive which was rolled out by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led-government on November 9 2016, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday trimmed India's annual growth forecast by 0.4 percentage points to 7.2 per cent for 2017.

New Delhi [India], Apr 15 (ANI): After demonetisation, the travel sector witnessed a rise in the use of plastic money as over 90 percent Indians are booking their holidays via credit or debit cards, according to a survey.

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Apr.14 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday claimed that India has emerged as one of the fastest growing economies in the world under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership at the Centre in the last three years.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 14 (ANI): 'Operation Clean Money', an initiative to eradicate black money from the economy successfully entered into its second phase, identifying more than 60,000 persons, including 1300 high risk persons for investigation into claims of excessive cash sales during the demonetisation period.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 13 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday registered cases against managers of Bank of Maharashtra and UCO Bank in connection with demonetisation and some illegal private properties.

New Delhi [India] Apr. 10 (ANI): Expressing concern over the use of money power in the elections, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majeed Memon on Monday said the manner in which cash was distributed ahead of the by-polls in Chennai's R.K. Nagar assembly exposes the deep-rooted corruption is in the country.

New Delhi [India], Apr.10 (ANI): Following the cancellation of by-polls in Chennai's R.K. Nagar constituency by Election Commission on Sunday, a day after cash-for-votes allegations surfaced, the Congress on Monday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the demonetisation drive.

Imphal (Manipur) [India], Apr. 9 (ANI): With Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative of demonetisation to curb corruption in the country, promotion of cashless economy is doing the round across the nation.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 7 (ANI): RMgX, a New Delhi-based digital innovation firm on Friday announced the launch of its smartphone app, Cardinal to facilitate payment through debit and credit cards, via digital wallets.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 6 (ANI): According to ASSOCHAM, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has been cautious in its approach, even as faced with a big challenge of managing excess liquidity following demonetisation. The RBI has rightly decided to not go over-board and resorted to much feared measures like hike in Cash Reserve while leaving the policy interest rates unchanged is on the expected lines, the apex body said.

New Delhi [India], Apr. 5 (ANI): A Delhi Court on Wednesday denied anticipatory bail to Vineet Gupta, the suspended branch manager of Axis Bank's Kashmere Gate branch, arrested in connection with the conversion of old currency and supply of new currency notes.

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Apr. 3 (ANI): As many as 14 persons were arrested with demonetised notes of the value of Rs. 9.1 crore earlier on Saturday night in Bengaluru.

New Delhi [India], Mar 30 (ANI): Credit rating agency ICRA expects cement demand growth, which has been significantly impacted post demonetisation, to recover to around four to five percent during FY2018, driven by a pick-up in the infrastructure segment, mostly road and irrigation projects and the housing segment.