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Too many coins with RBI, Naveen Patnaik and Anil Ambani’s Firm
For our first story, we talk about the documents accessed by The Indian Express that reveal that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) appears to have a glut of coins. Currently, it’s storing about 9 billion coins that might be on the “verge of collapsing due to weight”. Investigative journalist, Ritu Sarin, who reported on the story joins for this segment to explain this problem. Next, Sampad Patnaik, who reports on Odisha for the Indian Express, explains the reasons why Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is facing the toughest election of his lifetime (06:18). And last, Le Monde reports that the French government waived millions in tax liability for Anil Ambani’s France-based company (15:34).
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