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Now two different variants of new Rs 500 note in market!


New Delhi: Amidst all the rush and problems following the demonetization move, a new problem has come into notice that there are already different variants of the new Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Rs 500 notes in the market. Several ...

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Modi Ji, like Uncle Podger, over promises but under delivers: Lalu Prasad


New Delhi: RJD supremo, Lalu Prasad Yadav today stated tin his tweet that Modi is like Uncle Podger who over promises but under delivers. He further stated: “First promises to deliver everything on his own and then creates a mess ...

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Challenge to demonetisation to be heard on December 2 by Supreme Court


New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear the challenge to the constitutional validity of the demonetisation decision and the inconvenience caused to the people on December 2. A bench of Chief Justice T.S. Thakur and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud initially said ...

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Narendra Modi visits Punjab to lay foundation stone of AIIMS

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Bathinda (Punjab): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today visited Bathinda district in Punjab and laid the laid the foundation stone of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). All India Institute of Medical Sciences has been built at a cost ...

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RBI counters to continue exchange of old notes


Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today made it clear that the facility to exchange old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes will continue to be available at its counters, but not at those of commercial banks. “The Reserve ...

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Government extends toll tax suspension till December 2nd

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New Delhi: The Central government today announced that it has extended the suspension of tax collection at all toll plazas on National Highways in the country till December 2nd. Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping, Chemicals and ...

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Govt stops counter exchange of demonetized notes, extends Rs 500 use till Dec 15th

Photo of banned Indian currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000.

New Delhi: The government of India today extended the last date for use of the denotified Rs 500 notes till December 15th and snatched counter exchange of cash with immediate effect. According to the Ministry of Finance, Rs 1,000 notes ...

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Near about 200 terrorists still active in Kashmir: Government

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New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha which is the upper house of the Parliament was today informed that about 200 terrorists active in Jammu and Kashmir state with nearly 105 of them successfully entered in the country during this year till ...

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Two LeT militants killed in gunfight in north Kashmir

Photo of jawans of Indian security forces during encounter with the militants.

Srinagar: In a gunfight between the security forces and militants at least two terrorists were killed today in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. According to police officials, they have got specific information about militant presence in Bonikhan village, reacting on the ...

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Winter knocks door as Kashmir receive first snowfall of season

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Srinagar: Winter season finally kicks start in the country as the higher regions of Kashmir valley receives first snowfall of the season today, sending chilly winds in the plain areas. According to weather office, the higher parts of the Kashmir ...

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