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  India   All India  18 Nov 2016

India, All india, 18 Nov 2016

Govt may phase out exchange of old currency, to mandate cash deposits in bank

The exchange facility, according to officials, was being misused by some to exchange their black money.

18 Nov 2016 9:30 PM

Indian Navy denies reports of its submarine being blocked by Pak

The sharp reaction by Indian Navy came after Pakistan claimed that an Indian submarine had been pushed back.

18 Nov 2016 8:49 PM

RBI refuses to reveal details on new Rs 500 notes, cites security reasons

The decision to ban DCCBs from exchanging notes was made apprehending malpractices.

18 Nov 2016 4:39 PM

Is there a printing problem with new notes, SC asks Centre

'You have scrapped (Rs) 500 and 1,000, but what happened to the 100 rupee note?,' the apex court asked the government.

18 Nov 2016 1:57 PM

Note ban: Cong not sorry, says Govt must apologise for putting nation on edge

No business could be transacted by the Lok Sabha on Day 3 either as ruckus by Opposition members forced it to be adjourned till Monday.

18 Nov 2016 12:33 PM


Note ban: Modi meets senior ministers in Parliament

On Day 2 of the Winter Session, both Houses were adjourned as a united Opposition demanded a debate on demonetisation, including voting

18 Nov 2016 11:50 AM

Ruckus over note ban; LS, RS adjourned till Monday

The demonetisation issue had rocked Parliament on days 1 and 2, with both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha being adjourned repeatedly.

18 Nov 2016 11:04 AM

Note ban: Stop using indelible ink in banks, EC tells Centre

This comes just a day after various political parties launched a scathing attack on the Government.

18 Nov 2016 11:00 AM

Bill Gates meets top BJP leaders, backs demonetisation

Government transitions are never managed perfectly and never easy, Bill Gates said.

18 Nov 2016 10:34 AM

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


Tharoor takes on MNS, says Pak artists should be invited

Congress leader Tharoor said that hostility between India and Pakistan 'can be a mood but not a policy'.

18 Nov 2016 9:17 AM

Probe into missing JNU student case hits roadblock

Jamia Millia Islamia, where Najeeb was reportedly last seen, is allegedly not cooperating in the probe.

18 Nov 2016 8:56 AM

Govt insulting people by inking them: Congress

'The decision to put indelible ink on fingers of account holders is a senseless, Fascist and Nazist act of branding people.'

18 Nov 2016 7:56 AM

Will banking transaction tax be next?

RSS mouthpiece Organiser credited the think-tank for being instrumental in the demonetisation initiative by the government on November 8.

18 Nov 2016 3:59 AM

Note ban: Exchange limit cut, fuel pumps to give cash

Indelible ink-mark on fingers will ensure that the same people don’t keep queuing up to exchange old notes.

18 Nov 2016 3:50 AM


India issues demarche to Pakistan over truce violations

This was the third such demarche issued by India to Pakistan.

18 Nov 2016 3:23 AM

Kidney offers pour in, touch Sushma Swaraj’s heart

A host of dignitaries wished Ms Swaraj a speedy recovery and expressed the hope that would return back to her official work.

18 Nov 2016 2:58 AM

Apologise for rape remark, Supreme Court tells Azam Khan

The bench said the questions framed by this Court have been of significance and are required to be debated.

18 Nov 2016 2:52 AM

US howitzer deal to be inked soon

The visit comes ahead of a scheduled trip by outgoing US defence secretary Ashton Carter next month.

18 Nov 2016 2:10 AM

To me, it was a beautiful East-West love story, just waiting to be told: Sabine Derflinger

The female lead is played by Maria Erich, a famous German actress, who has done a splendid job in the film.

18 Nov 2016 1:06 AM