currency notes

NIA files supplementary chargesheet against FICN trafficker in Bengaluru

The case was registered in Bengaluru after three persons were arrested with FICN with a face value of Rs 4,34,000, the NIA official said.

published on : 21st September 2021

No plan to print currency notes to tide over economic crisis: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Many economists and experts have suggested the government to resort to printing more currency notes to support the economy ravaged by the spread of COVID-19.

published on : 26th July 2021

Currency with public doubles from Demonetisation low; hits record at over Rs 18 lakh crore

This high level of currency available with the public is in sharp contrast to the reported cash crunch in various parts of the country a few months ago.

published on : 10th June 2018

From currency of great denomination to the plywood factory: Where the demonetised notes went

After being verified, sorted, shredded, recycled, they were sent to Kerala's North Malabar region– where it was further pressed into pulp to produce something charged with 28 percent GST–hardboard.

published on : 7th November 2017

Luxury car, old notes seized from Dera; 'Gufa' searched

A luxury car without a registration plate and old currency notes were today seized from the headquarters here of the Sacha Sauda Dera, a sect whose head is in jail after being convicted for rape.

published on : 8th September 2017

RBI to introduce new Rs 50 notes; old notes will remain legal

The Reserve Bank of India will soon issue new Rs 50 notes with a base colour of fluorescent blue.

published on : 18th August 2017

10 hilarious memes and tweets about Modi's currency move

When it's serious, a pinch of humour helps it go down better. Here's how quick-witted netizens reacted to the news of the discontinuation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes

published on : 9th November 2016