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Cyrus Mistry says no chance of truce, vows to ’fight’ it out
178 Views, 20-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Ousted Tata Group Chairman Cyrus Mistry today ruled out chances of a truce with Ratan Tata, claiming his fight is for larger issue of governance and that he will slug it out without giving up his family\’s 18.5 per cent holding in the USD 103-billion conglomerate.  "I will fight f...Read more

Chopper case:Ex-IAF Chief, 2 others sent to jail till Dec 30
335 Views, 17-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Former Air Chief Marshal S P Tyagi was today sent to judicial custody till December 30 after CBI said he was not required for further custodial interrogation in AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam.  Special CBI judge Arvind Kumar also sent Tyagi\’s cousin Sanjeev Tyagi and lawyer Gautam K...Read more

 Now, you cannot use the old Rs 500 notes anymore, anywhere
116 Views, 16-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

  With the government having no plans to extend the exemptions on usage of the old Rs 500 beyond December 15, the currency note is now an invalid legal tender for any usage anywhere.   This means that from Friday, the old Rs 500 note can no longer be used for paying utility bills, schoo...Read more

Banks get Rs 12.44 lakh crore in old notes till Dec 10: RBI
139 Views, 13-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: RBI today said banks have garnered Rs 12.44 trillion (Rs 12.44 lakh crore) in banned notes till December 10, while they have issued Rs 4.61 trillion to them since the demonetisation drive began 35 days ago.  "The old notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000, which have been returned to the Reserve ...Read more

 Make digital payments and win weekly, quarterly lucky draws: Government
158 Views, 12-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

:   All consumers and merchants using digital payments shall be eligible     There are two levels of incentive amounts available under the scheme: Weekly lucky draw of the transaction IDs generated in that week, the contours of which are being finalized. And quarterly draw for gr...Read more

Cyclonic storm ’Vardah’ to make landfall near Chennai
126 Views, 11-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Severe cyclonic storm \’Vardah\’ over the Bay of Bengal will make landfall near Chennai tomorrow, the weather office said today, as the coastal states of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh brace to deal with it. The system is expected to bring heavy rainfall in coastal districts of Tamil N...Read more