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Narendra Modi app seeks opinion on demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes

After demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes in India, the country has been under a bit of a crisis. The announcement was made on 8 November by Prime Minister Narendra Modi which has led to numerous lines outside banks and ATMs. It has been over two weeks since the announcement and now it seems that Modi himself wants… Read More »

Demonetisation: Here’s how India could transform itself into a digital economy

With the 8 November demonetisation announcement by Prime Minister Narendra Modirendering 86 percent of cash in circulation (Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes) as illegal tender, the probability of a major shift to electronic means – cheques, bank transfers, plastic use (debit, credit), e-wallets is major. Supporting the move, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley urged Indians to switch to digital methods… Read More »