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RBI to issue new Rs 100 notes soon, old notes will continue to be legal tender
83 Views, 06-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday announced that it would soon issue Rs. 100 denomination notes in the Mahatma Gandhi Series-2005, without inset letter in both the numbering panels. However, all the previous Rs. 100 notes issued by the bank will continue to be legal tender. The new notes ...Read more

Noisy opposition seeks PM’s apology, disrupts Rajya Sabha proceedings
62 Views, 02-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Vociferous protests by the opposition benches demanding an apology from Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his statements outside Parliament, led to the stalling of Question Hour in the Rajya Sabha on Friday. As Chairman Hamid Ansari called for the first question of the day at noon, Opposition Cong...Read more

 Air quality in national capital rises to ’severe’ category
65 Views, 01-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

  After a few days of respite, the air quality in the national rose to \’severe\’ level on Wednesday.   The Air Quality Index (AQI) on Wednesday reached 410 - which is labelled \’severe\’ - from 368 or \’very poor\’ on Tuesday and 229 or \’poor\...Read more

 Thick fog engulfs Delhi-NCR, rail, road, air traffic hit
86 Views, 30-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

  Many parts of northern India, including Delhi-NCR region woke up to season\’s first dense fog Wednesday morning.   The thick blanket led to low visibility, which affected rail, road and air traffic.   Flight operations at Delhi and Lucknow airport have taken a major hit, ...Read more

Pay 50% tax on unaccounted deposits, or 85% if caught: Govt
300 Views, 28-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Providing yet another opportunity to black money holders to legalise their wealth, government has proposed to tax at 50 per cent the unaccounted demonetised cash that is disclosed voluntarily till December 30, after which a steep up to 85 per cent tax and penalty will be levied on undisclosed weal...Read more