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POLITICS

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Indian Economy, Lok Sabha 2019 polls, Modi government, Demonetisation

Demonetisation: RBI data on banned currency punctures Modi govt's tall claims

India Today cover story looks at the road ahead after demonetisation and the war against black money.

MONEY

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Narendra Modi, Cashless Economy, Black Money, Demonetisation

Why there is still no clarity on PM Modi's demonetisation gamble

Have the ingenuous black money hoarders tricked the banking system to render much of their illegal cash as white?

VOICES

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HUMOUR

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Radhika Apte, Kiki challenge, Rahul Gandhi, Demonetisation

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POLITICS

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Demonetisation, ISIS, Germany, Rahul Gandhi

Why he hugged PM Modi, to the dangers of exclusion: What Rahul Gandhi said in Germany

The Congress president spoke of how the current government’s policies were fuelling violence and hampering India’s growth.

POLITICS

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No-confidence motion, Lynchings, Demonetisation, Rafale Deal

How Rahul Gandhi stole the show in the No Confidence motion debate

What now remains to be seen is how Narendra Modi will respond to the Congress president.

VOICES

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MONEY

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Noteban, Narendra Modi, Ahmedabad district cooperative bank, Demonetisation

How much more proof do we need that demonetisation was unnecessary?

Lakhs of people waited in queues for banks to open, sometimes for days, while politicians, bankers and black money operators made merry.

MONEY

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Demonetised notes, Narendra Modi, Economy, Demonetisation

1.5 years on: Why RBI is so clueless about demonetised currency

The apex bank has refused to reply many of the RTI queries filed by India Today.

MONEY

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Modi government, RBI, Demonetisation, Rs 2000 note

Implications of government's 'slow demonetisation' of Rs 2,000 note

The quiet and gradual phasing out of the high-value notes makes one wonder why Modi government couldn't do the same with Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes.