Siddharth Zarabi

Month after demonetisation, Rs 15,150 cr of new Rs 500 notes printed

Dec 22 2016

Scarcity of new Rs 500 notes was due to the fact that final decision to print large volumes was only taken after Nov 8.

Rajan's RBI mooted Rs 5000, Rs 10,000 notes, Modi zeroed in on Rs 2000

Dec 22 2016

The decision was originally supposed to have been announced on Nov 18, but PM Modi preponed it due to leak of the Rs 2,000 note.

Remonetising India post Modi’s Ctrl + Alt + Delete moment

Dec 21 2016

By now it is amply clear that the process of remonetising India is going to be long drawn out and may not bring back the entire Rs 15.44 lakh crore of junked currency.

Cash is dead, long live cash

Dec 12 2016

Tragically, it is the ultimate betrayal of Prime Minister Narendra Modi by our bankers.

A.D. 2017: Make or break moment for India’s economy

Dec 08 2016

Budget 2017 would do well to cut the personal and corporate income tax rate to 25 per cent, further moderate the proposed goods and services tax rates.

Premature to assess impact of demonetisation on growth: Nirmala

Dec 05 2016

Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman says all the two lakh ATMs in the country will be functional soon.

‘Honest taxpayers don’t have to worry at all on the black money curbs’

Nov 29 2016

Prabhu says the government may now step up spending in the Budget to spur demand.

Prabhu hints at hike in govt spending in Budget to spur demand

Nov 29 2016

Prabhu says government needs to continue filling in the gaps in spending.

Paytm aims to become a $100 billion company

Nov 15 2016

Paytm 's customer base has gone up from 115 million to 150 million subscribers in the last 3-4 days.

TRAI slams Bharti Airtel, Idea, Vodafone for masking Jio calls

Oct 24 2016

Says licenses could have been cancelled but for consumer inconvenience