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Rahul trying to save black money: BJP

The BJP on Friday accused Congress president Rahul Gandhi of lying and trying to “save black money” by criticising demonetisation, as opposed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi who was trying to curb it. BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said at a press conference here that demonetisation destroyed the “ill-gotten wealth of four generations of the Gandhi […]

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Smuggling fake notes? Been there, done that

An established network has seen counterfeiting continue post-demonetisation When law enforcement agencies arrested Manglu Sheikh and two others in West Bengal’s Malda district on July 20 this year for allegedly smuggling fake Indian currency notes (FICN) worth ₹7 lakh, they were in for a surprise — almost four years ago, before demonetisation, Manglu and his […]

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Demonetisation report will be tabled: Moily

Parliamentary panel on finance will meet next month to discuss fresh data released by the RBI M. Veerappa Moily, Chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Finance, has said that he had not yet given up on the report on demonetisation, and he would work to build a consensus to table it by the winter session. […]