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Govt to roll out Aadhar Pay for cashless transactions

IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad says as of now, 14 banks have come on board for Aadhaar Pay service.

27 Jan 2017 3:09 PM

Budget watch: Sops likely for digital economy

Union Budget will have measures to help transition to cashless economy.

23 Jan 2017 4:48 AM

Railways offers discount on ticket booking if payment made digitally

Railways decided 0.5 per cent discount on base fare of season tickets if the payment is made through digital means like debit, credit cards.

30 Dec 2016 8:03 PM

Note ban to help govt allot more funds to welfare scheme

Union minister Nitin Gadkari says like many other countries, India also moving towards a cash-less economy.

26 Dec 2016 5:58 PM

Modi launches 2 schemes to promote digital transactions

Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday warned that the battle against black money would not end till it is won.

25 Dec 2016 11:35 AM


Govt plans harsher law in cheque bouncing cases

Among the measures the government is examining is that the defaulter will have a month’s time to rectify the error.

25 Dec 2016 10:07 AM

Note ban benefits foreign firms: Congress

The Congress attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for forcing a cashless economy on people and promoting foreign companies.

23 Dec 2016 6:37 AM

Centre to provide tax benefit to small business

The government will soon bring a legislation in the budget session on this in the Parliament.

20 Dec 2016 1:25 AM

Rs 1 crore award, weekly prizes for digital payments: Govt

Transactions using RuPay, USSD, UPI and AEPS will be covered under the scheme, but not credit card and e-wallet payments.

15 Dec 2016 5:03 PM

Government to push for cashless economy: Devendra Fadnavis

Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan alleged that demonetisation decision was political and was taken eyeing the UP and Punjab polls.

08 Dec 2016 7:14 AM


Maharashtra to go cashless in four months, says Sudhir Mungantiwar

It will happen by end of March 2017, distributes point-of-sale machines, says Mungantiwar .

02 Dec 2016 5:01 AM

No thank you: Tripura CM declines invite to Modi’s committee on demonetisation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in order to neutralise political turmoil over demonetisation had proposed committee of CMs.

30 Nov 2016 10:51 AM

FM invites CMs to suggest ways to ease note ban hardships

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu will head a committee of Chief Ministers.

29 Nov 2016 11:30 AM

Country can be made cashless by Feb: Maha CM Fadnavis

The issue of cash requirements for rural bank branches for Kharif harvest marketing and Rabi sowing and crop loans was also discussed.

27 Nov 2016 8:37 PM

Govt pushing for cashless economy, digital money the way forward: Jaitley

Cashless society would mean less investment in handling cash, transparency in payments and check on fake currency, he said.

25 Nov 2016 3:20 PM


India may go totally cashless within a year: experts

People would have to pay 1-2 per cent tax on the amount credited or deposited in their bank accounts, instead of income tax.

18 Nov 2016 9:55 AM