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India defeat Britain to become world fastest economy

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New Delhi: It is no mean achievement when Indian economy flexed its muscles in 2016 and briefly nosed ahead of Britain-its once colonial master. But the honour was fleeting as India quickly fell back to the sixth-largest position, with considerable ...

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If old currency is deposited in one go then no questions will be asked: Jaitley

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New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today made it clear that there will not be any questions asked from the people if they go and deposit the old currency notes in one go, however, there will be queries done if ...

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RBI will inject “significant amount” of new notes in 3 weeks: Jaitley

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New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today stated that significant amount of cash will be released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to make easy the existing cash crunch. “Every day, RBI is injecting a large amount of ...

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“Black money was norm in India for seven decades, we want to confront it”: Jaitley

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New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today stated that black money which was a norm in India for seven decades will now be confronted and Demonetisation is the new normal confronting. Jaitley: “Black money has been a norm in ...

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After currency notes, govt tighten grip on gold

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New Delhi: The government today took another big decision regarding gold after demonetization of currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000. Now married women can keep only 500 grams gold ornament with them. Apart from this, the unmarried girl ...

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Demonetization effect on the Indian economy will be long-term: Jaitley

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Bhubaneshwar: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today stated that the effect of demonetization on Indian economy will be long term and the problems faced by the people will last only for one or two quarters. Jaitley was present at the ...

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LS passes income tax amendment bill amid protest

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New Delhi: The lower house of the Parliament, Lok Sabha today passed a bill to amend the income tax laws by a voice vote to facilitate levy of 60 per cent tax on undisclosed income or investment or cash credit ...

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Approximately Rupees 2 lakh crore deposited in banks so far: Arun Jaitley

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New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today stated that approximately Rs 2 lakh crore has been deposited till 12.15 pm today in banks across the country subsequent to the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes. “The largest banker ...

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ATMs to start functioning with new currency notes from midnight: Jaitley

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New Delhi: The Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said that people can withdraw the new series of Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 notes from the ATMs from midnight of Thursday. Jaitley told television news channel in an interview, “ATMs ...

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Practice of ‘Triple talaq’ will have to be be judged on yardstick of equality: Jaitley

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New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today stated that the practice of “triple talaq” will have to be judged on the yardstick of equality and the right to live with dignity. Jaitley took on to Facebook and stated: “Personal ...

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