RBI refuses to state how much destruction of banned notes cost: RTI

RBI refuses to state how much destruction of banned notes cost: RTI

The RBI has declined to reveal the cost incurred on shredding banned currency notes worth Rs 15,31,073 crore which returned to banks following demonetization, an RTI activist said, citing a response from the central bank. To a query under the Right to Information (RTI) Act, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said the process of […]

Women who cross limits, will be punished like Sita: Vijayvargiya

At a time when the clamour for stringent laws for dealing crime against women has become louder, a senior BJP leader from Madhya Pradesh has stirred a fresh controversy by saying that those women who cross their limits, pay huge price. Reports, Friday, claimed that Kailash Vijayvargiya, a BJP leader and Cabinet Minister in the […]

Kudankulam protesters in water; SC says won’t stay fuel loading

Declining to put on hold for now the loading of fuel rods in one of the two reactors of Kundankulam nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu, the Supreme Court on Thursday said it would hear September 20 the plea seeking to restrain the central government. The apex court’s decision came as hundreds of people from […]