Over 1,100 searches, 5,100 notices in demonetisation so far: FM

Friday, February 3rd, 2017
Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: As part of efforts to combat blackmoney and fake currency through demonetisation, government agencies have conducted over 1,100 searches and issued 5,100 notices to verify suspicious high-value cash deposits. This led to seizure of valuables worth over Rs 610 crore, of which as high as Rs 513 crore were in cash. “Post demonetisation, […]

Modi asks BJP MPs, MLAs to submit account statement post demonetisation

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked BJP MPs and MLAs to submit their bank account statements of transaction between November 8, the day he announced demonetisation, and December 31 to party chief Amit Shah on January 1, 2017. Modi’s direction at the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting came following allegations by opposition parties that […]

Manmohan, Jaitley spar over effects of demonetisation

Friday, November 25th, 2016
Arun jaitley

New Delhi: Political feud over demonetisation today showed no signs of ebbing away, with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh calling it an “organised loot and legalised plunder” that would cause GDP to slide by 2 per cent, a contention rejected by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley who said it will have a positive impact. Delhi Chief […]

PM attacks Mamata over demonetisation

Monday, November 21st, 2016

Agra: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said political leaders behind multi-crore chit fund scams are attacking him as they have been hit hard by demonetisation, in remarks seen as sharp attack on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. He also hit out at the Congress saying governments in the past 70 years kept quiet on […]

Ramdev ends fast, calls for defeat of Cong in next polls

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

New Delhi :  Yoga guru Ramdev today broke his six-day fast and a distinctly anti-Congress protest on the blackmoney issue by calling for defeat of the Congress in the next elections. “The result of any protest is not determined by the government but by the people. I am happy that over 400 MPs in Parliament […]

MLA C.T. Ravi crosses swords with JDS Congress liars

Friday, June 17th, 2011

Bangalore: Speaking to newsmen today on June 17, carrying forward the war of brickbats in party politics, the BJP spokesman, CT Ravi (MLA) from Chikkamagalur, mocked at the former CM and MP, also JDS state unit chief H.D Kuamarswamy, who was a film producer once, that HDK deserved on Honorary Doctorate in telling lies, which […]