Tue, Mar 28, 2017 | updated 11:22 PM IST

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Mar. 27 (ANI): After the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) refused to answer as to why the conversion of old currency was not allowed under the Right to Information (RTI) Act, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Monday taunted the Central Government saying it didn't listen to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's orders and work differently.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 26 (ANI): Hitting back at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Congress on Sunday questioned as to why the young citizens of the country are arrested for executing freedom of speech online or on social media like Facebook.

New Delhi [India], Mar 24 (ANI): International Monetary Fund (IMF) which has 189 countries as member for Global Monetery co-operation in its conference called the Indian Government to share the success story of Demonetisation.

New Delhi [India] Mar. 23 (ANI): Former Karnataka chief minister and Congress veteran S.M. Krishna, who yesterday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), on Thursday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation drive.

New Delhi [India], Mar.21 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a notice to the Centre, asking it to file a reply within two weeks on the PIL filed by a person named Sharad Mishra, claiming that people are not being allowed to deposit their old currency notes till March 31 as promised by the ruling dispensation.

ED attaches Rs. 14.69 crores under PMLA
Updated: Mar 21, 2017 12:07 IST

New Delhi [India], Mar. 21 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday attached Rs. 14.69 crores of Pune's Worldwide Oilfields Machine and others under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) for illegal currency conversion post demonetisation.

New Delhi [India], Mar 17 (ANI): Credit rating agency ICRA on Friday noted that the global apparel trade remains under pressure, having contracted for the second consecutive year in CY2016, owing to subdued demand conditions in the key importing countries.

Patna (Bihar) [India], Mar. 12 (ANI): Congratulating the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for its splendid victory in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has said the opposing parties ignored the fact that demonetisation gave satisfaction to the poor.

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar. 11 (ANI): With Uttar Pradesh rejecting the Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance, it seems that demonetisation has little impact on voters in the politically crucial state as they have voted for development initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

New Delhi [India], Mar 10 (ANI): Amid signs of demonetisation and restricted cash access hurting the production activity in thousands of factories, India's industrial output grew 2.7 percent in January from a (-) 0.4 percent in December and (-) 1.5 percent in January last year.

New Delhi [India], Mar 10 (ANI): Credit rating agency ICRA on Friday noted that post demonetisation, the liquidity crisis has resulted in volume compression of 11.3 percent during Nov'16-Jan'17 over the corresponding previous.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 9 (ANI): The hearing over bail for controversial lawyer Rohit Tandon, who was arrested in connection with a money laundering case post demonetisation, will continue in a Delhi Court today.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 2 (ANI): The Election Commission on Thursday sent notice to the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on writ petition alleging that the party deposited huge amount of cash in its account post demonetisation.

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar.2 (ANI): Union Finance Minsiter Arun Jaitley on Thursday accused the Congress of spreading lies on the government's demonetisation drive and said that it did not have any impact on the economy's growth rate.

New Delhi [India], March 1 (ANI): Expressing his views on the GDP figures that were released yesterday, Economist Gurucharan Das claimed that 'notebandi' has left an impact on the economy and growth rate.

SBI files analysis report on GDP numbers
Updated: Mar 01, 2017 18:58 IST

New Delhi [India], March 1 (ANI): After GDP figures were released earlier this week, Dr. Soumya Kanti Ghosh, Chief Economic Adviser, Economic Research Department, State Bank of India (SBI) has expressed her views on the aforementioned figures.

New Delhi [India], Mar 1 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who returned to India after his meeting with top government officials and business leaders in London, today said the third quarter was substantially impacted by demonetisation, which admittedly had led to squeeze of currency in the economy.

Maharajganj (Uttar Pradesh) [India], March. 1 (ANI): Stating that hard work is more important than Harvard thinking, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took a dig at Nobel-winning Harvard economist Amartya Sen, without mentioning his name, while referring to criticism faced by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) post the November 8 demonetisation drive.

Lalu bats for SP-Cong alliance, taunts PM Modi
Updated: Feb 28, 2017 23:18 IST

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 28 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav on Tuesday sought to liken BJP-led NDA governments on last November demonetisation decision and also attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 28 (ANI): Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industries (FICCI) here today said that the Indian economy has witnessed a gradual rise in consumption activity, thus evading the repercussions of the November 8 demonetisation drive.

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): Cornering the Samajwadi Party and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Sunday said people of Uttar Pradesh would punish both the parties in the ongoing assembly elections and bring her party back in power.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today stressed on the importance of technology and stated that the Indian economy has witnessed a shift to digital transactions.

Hyderabad (Telangana),[ India], Feb. 25(ANI): Former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday took a fresh dig at the Centre over demonetisation, citing the seizure of cash in new denominations during the elections in Punjab and Uttar Pradesh.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 23 (ANI): As the Congress Party lost the Maharashtra civic polls where it managed to get only 31 seats in Mumbai, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday took the opportunity to take a dig at the grand old party, stating it is losing its credibility by following obstructionist policies in the Parliament.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 23 (ANI): While congratulating Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders for the outstanding result in the Municipality Maharashtra Civic polls, Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said the result proves that the people have backed the decision of demonetisation of high-value currency taken by the government.

Kampala (Uganda), Feb. 23 (ANI): Rahul Sikka, Larsen and Toubro's Vice President and Head Africa Power Transmission and Distribution, has said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's move to demonetise high-denomination currency notes of Rs. 500 and Rs. 1,000 has brought more people into the periphery of tax-related activities.

Washington D.C. [United States], Feb 22 (ANI): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that India's projected growth will be around 6.6 per cent in fiscal 2016-17 due to what it called "temporary disruptions" caused by demonetisation.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 21 (ANI): After relentless debates have been underway discussing the impact of demonetisation, HDFC Bank Chairman Deepak Parekh on Tuesday stated that it is high time this discussion ended, while casting his vote in Mumbai today in the BMC polls.

Orai (Allahabad) [India], Feb. 20 (ANI): Hitting back at Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati's opposition to the Centre's demonetisation drive, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the nature of the party has changed to 'Behenji Sampatti Party' and accused her for amassing ill-gotten wealth after demonetisation.

Tura (Meghalaya) [India], Feb 18 (ANI): Continuing his tirade against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation drive, Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Sunday said the 'wheel of development' has come to a standstill due to the ban on high currency note.