December 20, 2020 8:18 am
As per the ‘Consumer Pyramid Household Survey’ conducted by CMIE, in 2019-20, urban female employment rate remained at 7.34 per cent as compared to the 63.68 per cent among male.
November 10, 2020 11:40 am
The Sena also said that the BJP raised issues like the construction of Ram temple and death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput in the Bihar Assembly polls, but they failed to click with the people.
November 09, 2020 9:40 am
Demonetisation played an important role in stirring a debate about the entrenched informality in the economy — what to do about it and how.
November 09, 2020 6:57 am
After Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes were withdrawn from the system in November 2016, currency with the public, which stood at Rs 17.97 lakh crore on November 4, 2016, declined to Rs 7.8 lakh crore in January 2017 soon after demonetisation.
November 08, 2020 8:06 pm
PM Modi said, "Demonetisation has helped reduce black money, increase tax compliance and formalization and given a boost to transparency."
October 23, 2020 11:05 am
Despite economic headwinds, it has not been easy to use the economy as a point with which to attack the Modi government. It has still positioned itself as a breaker of the status quo.
September 27, 2020 9:29 am
Just as demonetisation was a disaster and economic mismanagement since 2017-18 is a continuing catastrophe, the two farm Bills that will become law will debilitate the Indian farming community and the agricultural economy.
September 04, 2020 2:08 am
Gandhi alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi wishes to make India a cashless economy while pointing out that the unorganised sector, which comprises the poor, farmers, labourers and small traders, works on cash.
August 31, 2020 11:16 am
"Don't think as though there were no thoughts behind this lockdown. The aim was to destroy the informal sector," Rahul Gandhi alleged, adding that doing so will only result in lack of employment.
August 09, 2020 7:43 pm
Rahul's attack on the government came as the Congress' youth wing launched a "Rozgar do" campaign with the objective to raise the voice of the youth against alleged unemployment prevailing in the country.
June 22, 2020 6:07 pm
In this edition of the Idea Exchange, Former Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian talks about demonitisation, defends GST, explains the reasons why growth has not been robust and reflects back on his tenure as Chief Economic Adviser of India.
June 22, 2020 6:09 pm
Thousands of farmers from across the country have taken to the streets. ‘Dilli chalo’ is their slogan. What do they want? And is agrarian distress this government’s biggest problem? Harish Damodaran explains.
June 22, 2020 6:10 pm
Bengal FM Amit Mitra talks about demonetisation, the problems with GST, failing Centre-state relations, the need for protecting and building institutions such as the RBI and CBI, investments in the state, and what the BJP “doesn’t get about Bengal".
June 22, 2020 6:11 pm
Two years on, The Indian Express learns that RBI did not approve of demonetisation and more about the week’s top stories in Express Eye for Detail episode 12.
June 22, 2020 6:11 pm
Two years on, we look at how demonetisation (and GST) had an adverse impact on micro, small and medium enterprises or MSMEs. Here are some of the concerns that MSMEs are dealing with.
June 22, 2020 6:17 pm
The shortage of cash, decline in GDP, loss to small businesses and daily-wage workers - was it all worth it if most of the demonetised money is back in the system?
June 22, 2020 6:30 pm
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June 22, 2020 6:57 pm
June 22, 2020 7:10 pm
Hrithik Roshan arrives at Mumbai Police Commissioner office for fake email ID case, see photos