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Noisy opposition seeks PM’s apology, disrupts Rajya Sabha proceedings
94 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

Pay 50% tax on unaccounted deposits, or 85% if caught: Govt
324 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

Rs 500/1000 scrapped on recommendations of RBI: Ravi Shankar Prasad
133 Views, 26-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Law and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said the decision to scrap Rs 500/1000 notes was taken by the government on the recommendation of the Reserve Bank of India. "It is not demonetisation. It is a wrong expression. Our government has only taken decision upon recommendation of ...Read more

Exchange of banned notes to continue at RBI counters
119 Views, 25-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Banned 500 and 1,000 rupee notes will continue to be exchanged for new currency at RBI counters even after the facility was withdrawn from all banks. The government had on Thursday announced that the demonetised 500 and 1,000 rupee notes can no longer be exchanged at bank counters and any holding...Read more

 DGP Conference to begin today in Hyderabad; PM Modi to be present
161 Views, 25-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

  The three-day Directors-General of Police (DGP) Conference is all set to commence today at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy in Hyderabad and will witness the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.   Police chiefs from all states and Union territories as well as ...Read more

78 passengers of Indore-Patna Express are eligible for insurance: IRCTC
102 Views, 24-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Only 78 passengers of the ill-fated Indore-Patna Express are eligible to claim insurance money out of whom five died in the accident, IRCTC said on Thursday. According to it, a total of 209 passengers opted for travel insurance while making booking tickets as of November 19. There were 128 passen...Read more