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Demonetisation hits real estate hard
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Demonetisation hits real estate hard

Mysuru: Real Estate in Mysuru Region is yet to recover from demonetisation. According to District Registrar, number of properties, including houses, sites and land registered in the district is below two lakh. The Real Estate market has remained sluggish in the last 24 months and reaching target of Rs.400 crore may not be possible to…

Two years of demonetisation: Congress stages protest
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Two years of demonetisation: Congress stages protest

Mysuru:  Accusing that the Union Government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi failed to take any action to lessen the miseries of the common people post demonetisation, members of District Congress Unit staged protest near Gandhi Square in city yesterday. They protesters, led by senior Congress leader and former Chairman of State Legislative Council Prof….

Demonetisation hits migrant workers: P. Sainath
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Demonetisation hits migrant workers: P. Sainath

Mysuru: Senior journalist P. Sainath alleged that demonetisation had badly hit migrant workers who used to send money home every week. He was speaking during the inaugural session of the two-day National Seminar on ‘Migration,’ organised as part of Bahuroopi Theatre Festival, at Rangayana premises here yesterday. He added that farmers who relied on their…

Banks, customers face shortage of Rs.500, Rs.2,000 notes
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Banks, customers face shortage of Rs.500, Rs.2,000 notes

Mysuru: The new Rs.2,000 and Rs.500 currency notes that was introduced after the Central Government introduced demonetisation more than a year ago, is in short supply in banks. When people go to draw a huge sums from the banks, instead of Rs.2,000 and Rs.500, mostly Rs.100 and lesser denomination notes are being given. The only…

DeMo, GST, etc: How to create a mess, then make it messier; Now, link your Aadhaar number to your sambar-vada
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DeMo, GST, etc: How to create a mess, then make it messier; Now, link your Aadhaar number to your sambar-vada

By T.J.S George It is difficult to imagine that a full year has passed since 1,000-rupee notes disappeared from our world. Champions and critics marked the occasion by bitterly attacking one another. The champions were high-pitched as they celebrated the anniversary and boasted about three lakh fake companies that were closed down and the detection…

Demonetisation: ‘Black Day’ observed
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Demonetisation: ‘Black Day’ observed

Mysuru:  It is exactly a year ago since Prime Minister Narendra Modi sprang demonetisation surprise on the country. Even after a year, the opinion is divided over whether it was a good move or a bad one. Even as the Opposition decided to observe Nov. 8 as ‘Black Day’, the ruling BJP is going all…

Demonetisation balances economy, says Anil Bokil
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Demonetisation balances economy, says Anil Bokil

Mysuru: “Instead of demonetisation, the Narendra Modi Government was suggested e-monetisation that will lead to digital transformation where cash will flow into the system,” said Anil Bokil, Founder of ArthaKranti Pratishthan, the Pune-based think-tank. Bokil has been working for and propagating cashless transactions for the past 20 years and had met Narendra Modi when he…

Rummaging rubbish unsung, unhonoured
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Rummaging rubbish unsung, unhonoured

Thanks to the dramatic move on demonetising currency of face value at  Rs. 500 and Rs. 1,000 (November 8, 2016) causing unprecedented and unanticipated turmoil all over the country, Mysureans also getting a taste of cash-crunch, many hot topics such as pig menace, straying dogs, wandering cattle on the streets of the city and so…

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