• New notes worth Rs 2.3 crore seized in I-T raids in Nagaon town
New notes worth Rs 2.3 crore seized in I-T raids in Nagaon town.
22 Dec, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

In one of the biggest seizures involving new currency, The Income Tax Department on Thursday conducted a raid at Mahim store in Nagaon’s BorBazaar area and seized Rs 2 crore and 30 lakhs, includ...

  • Rs. 29 Lakh in new currency seized in Garo hills, 2 held
Rs. 29 Lakh in new currency seized in Garo hills, 2 held.
22 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

Border Security Force (BSF) on Wednesday seized Rs. 29 lakh new currency notes from two persons in the Garo hills region post demonetisation move by the Centre.   The special intelligence unit ......

  • Demonetisation: Indian Army deployed to help currency printing
Demonetisation: Indian Army deployed to help currency printing.
21 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Indian Army has been deployed to help the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) print new notes to ease the currency crisis in India.   At least 200 army men have been deployed to work on a ‘wa...

  • Govt launches new income declaration scheme 'Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana'
Govt launches new income declaration scheme 'Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana'.
17 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

The Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (PMGKY) comes into effect today. Any unaccounted cash or deposit in a bank account can be disclosed under the scheme before April 1, 2017. The PMKGY provides for......

  • RBI asks banks to preserve CCTV recordings of operations at branches
RBI asks banks to preserve CCTV recordings of operations at branches.
14 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked banks to preserve CCTV recordings of operations at bank branches and currency chests to help law enforcement agencies in identifying people engaged in hoardin...

  • Rs 1.54 crore in new notes seized from businessman in Guwahati, Police probe on
Rs 1.54 crore in new notes seized from businessman in Guwahati, Police probe on.
13 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Assam police is conducting search operations at a house at Beltola area in Guwahati after Rs 1,54,81,000 cash in new currency notes were seized. Act......

  • RBI cuts growth estimate to 7.1% from 7.6%
RBI cuts growth estimate to 7.1% from 7.6%.
8 Dec, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The Reserve Bank of India on cut the economy’s expansion forecast for the current fiscal year to 7.1%, from 7.6% earlier.   RBI said that short-term disruption in economic activity and de...

  • Anti-insurgency operations to be intensify in Assam
Anti-insurgency operations to be intensify in Assam.
23 Nov, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

Anti-insurgency operations will be intensified across Assam, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said on Wednesday after a high level meeting with senior officials in Guwahati.   The meeting was ......