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Pb: Rs 4.15 lakh in Rs 2,000, Rs 100 fake notes seized; 4 held

Sangrur: Four persons were arrested with fake currency of face value of Rs 4.15 lakh in Rs 2,000 and Rs 100 denomination from Rampura here, police said today. Acting on a tip-off, police stopped a car near a T-point at Rampura and seized counterfeit currency notes of face value of Rs 4.15 lakh in denomination

Govt to waive service tax on card transactions up to Rs 2,000

New Delhi: Government will waive servicetax on debit and credit card transactions of up to Rs 2,000 in a bid to promote digital transactions amid cash crunch following withdrawal of old Rs 500 and 1,000 banknotes. The government has decided to “exempt services by an acquiring bank to any person in relation to settlement of

I-T dept recovers Rs 72 lakh in Rs 2,000 notes from Ludhiana

Ludhiana: The income-tax department has recovered Rs 72 lakh in Rs 2,000 denomination notes from a Ludhiana-based auto parts manufacturer on Saturday. During the raid income tax sleuths also recovered Rs. 1.20 crore in 100-rupee notes. According to the sources, the I-T teams led by the joint director (investigation) Rohit Mehra conducted the raids on

Man attempts suicide over Rs 2,000 note

Hyderabad: Unable to get change for a Rs 2,000 note, a daily wage labourer in Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday attempted suicide, said his family. The incident occurred in Nandikotkur in Kurnool district. Murtuza Vali consumed poison at his home as he could not get change for the high value currency note, which prevented him from


Rs 2,000 fake currency notes seized near Hyderabad, 6 held

Hyderabad: Police busted a fake Indian currency racket near here on Saturday with the arrest of six accused and seized counterfeit notes of Rs 2,000 amounting to over Rs 2 lakh. The police seized 105 counterfeit notes of highest denomination of Rs 2,000, which was released this month following the demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and

Delhi HC to hear plea against Rs 2,000 notes on December 8

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday listed for Decemeber 8, hearing on the the plea seeking withdrawal of the newly introduced Rs 2,000 notes and roll-back of demonetisation. “We will defer the matter for December 8 and wait for the Supreme Court’s direction on the Centre’s petition,” said a division bench headed by

Govt tightens notes exchange norms, lowers limit to Rs 2,000

New Delhi: Government on Thursday lowered the exchange limit for now-defunct 500 and 1,000 rupee notes to Rs 2,000 from the existing cap of Rs 4,500, effective tomorrow Among other measures, it has allowed up to Rs 2.5 lakh cash withdrawal from bank account of a bride or groom or their parents for a marriage during

Introduction of Rs 2,000 notes a puzzle: Chidambaram

New Delhi: Former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Wednesday said the government’s decision to demonetize 500 and 1,000 rupee notes and introduce 2,000 rupee notes was a “puzzle”. “They demonetized 500 and 1,000 rupee notes and introduced Rs 2,000. It seems to be a puzzle. Let the puzzle be unravelled by

Bharti Airtel settle 2 pc up; m-cap jumps by Rs 2,858 cr

New Delhi: Shares of Bharti Airtel todaysettled for the day with gains of over two per cent, following which market capitalisation of the company surged by Rs 2,858 crore. Singapore Telecommunications (Singtel) today said it will buy 7.39 per cent stake in Bharti Telecom, the holding company of India’s largest telecom firm Bharti Airtel, for

Aamir gives his son Eidi of Rs 2

Mumbai: He may be one of the highest earning stars in the country but superstar Aamir Khan says he gives his son Azad Rao an Eidi of only Rs 2. Aamir interacted with the media today on the occasion of Eid at his mother’s residence. When asked about what special plans he has today with