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Anti-National To Back This Form Of Cash Clean Up: Arvind Kejriwal

NEW DELHI: Arvind Kejriwal, among the most voluble critics of the ban on 500 and 1,000 rupee notes, has said “it is anti-national to support demonetisation in (its) current form.” Mr Kejriwal, who is the Chief Minister of Delhi, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s initiative to combat black money is designed to fail. Those who are honest and poor are ... Read More »

Hunger Games: Eating Out Becomes Latest Casualty In Cash-Starved Delhi

NEW DELHI:  Several restaurants in Delhi are witnessing thin attendance as pockets run dry after the centre’s currency ban on 500 and 1,000 rupee notes. Small eateries and roadside dhabas, which do not have electronic payment facility, are the worst hit. As people struggled to pay for basic necessities such as vegetables and milk and flocked to banks to exchange ... Read More »

Anna Hazare Hails PM Narendra Modi’s ‘Revolutionary’ Step, Kejriwal Criticizes It

NEW DELHI:  Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare has lauded the Centre for its “bold and revolutionary” decision of demonetising Rs. 500 and Rs. 1,000 currency notes, saying it will curb black money. “This revolutionary step will curb black money, corruption and terrorism (funding) to a large extent,” Mr Hazare told news agency PTI. “The previous governments never showed the will to ... Read More »

New 500 And 2,000 Rupee Notes


NEW DELHI:  Senior government officials and Reserve Bank of India chief Urijit Patel today revealed what the new Rs. 500 and 2000 notes will look like, announcing that these will be launched on Thursday, November 10. They were addressing a press conference to details next steps after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced in an address to the nation that Rs. ... Read More »

Police Manhandle, Detain Missing JNU Student’s Mother During Protest In Delhi

NEW DELHI: Police dragging away the mother of Najeeb Ahmed – the missing student of Delhi’s prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru University – became the abiding image of the day, widely shared by indignant social media users as the cops cracked down on a students’ protest near India Gate this evening. Najeeb’s mother, sister and many of the students were later detained ... Read More »