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Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

Passport Enquiry Media owners looking to hire professionals from abroad with editorial expertise and professional standing will need to think again. This government is using...
Illustrations: Anthony Lawrence

Darkness at Noon

 ~By Dilip BobbResidents of the capital are getting used to odd things happening in their lives, like odd and even, which is among...
Delhi Durbar

DELHI DURBAR

POLITICAL STARS The next chief minister of Tamil Nadu could well be one of the three biggest stars in the Tamil film industry. With J...
—India Legal Bureau Above: Congress activists during a protest on the first anniversary of demonetisation, at Youth Congress office in New Delhi on November 8, 2017. Photo: UNI; (inset) Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: PIB

Modi tweets the “benefits” of demonetisation

Above: Congress activists during a protest on the first anniversary of demonetisation, at Youth Congress office in New Delhi on November 8, 2017. Photo:...
Rahul gandhi

Rahul’s measured attack on Modinomics in the pages of Financial Times

On the day of the anniversary of the fateful and disastrous demonetization drive by the BJP government, arrived another jolt for the Prime Minster...
Photo: UNI

One Year Later: Dissecting Demonetisation

Last November, the prime minister shocked and surprised the nation with his note ban announcement. A year down the line, what is the verdict?~By...
EoDB rankings suggest starting new business in India is becoming difficult

EoDB rankings suggest starting new business in India is becoming difficult

World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business rankings show Start Up India initiative has failed as starting new business in India is becoming difficultThe...
Mersal-movie-from-youtube

PIL against Mersal thrown out by court

The Madras High Court on Friday (October 27) gave a major relief to the makers of the controversy-embroiled Tamil blockbuster Mersal. The Court dismissed...
Delhi Durbar

Delhi Durbar

The Piyush Push Governments usually appoint a cabinet minister to interact with the media. Venkaiah Naidu had a good equation with the media but now...
NAMO’S FIRST REAL CRISIS

NAMO’S FIRST REAL CRISIS

~By Inderjit BadhwarThe Indian prime minister is a magician at making storms disappear into a teacup. But try as he might, he is finding...
Supreme Court. Photo: Anil Shakya

Money laundering case: SC grants time to State of Gujarat to file reply

Surat-based businessman Jignesh Kishorebhai Bhajiawala is in custody, charged with money laundering during the time of demonetisation. He has asked for a 30-day bail,...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

The Cons and the Pros

 ~By Dilip BobbWhen Nobel laureate Amartya Sen titled his book “The Argumentative Indian”, he was stating the obvious. We Indians love to argue,...
Picture: Facebook

Rahul slams Modi’s policies at Berkley, but admits dynasties do run India

Addressing students at the prestigious University of California, Berkeley, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, on Monday (September 11), hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

Media under the Gun The murder of prominent journalist/activist Gauri Lankesh has sent shockwaves through the entire media fraternity in India. The message it sends...
Indian fans in Derby at the recently held Women’s Cricket World Cup. Photo: UNI

British Indians: Excited? Not Really

NRIs here are concerned about how the proxy vote system will be implemented and whether it will be open to abuse~By Sajeda Momin in...

Applicants with genuine reasons should be allowed to deposit old notes, observes SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday (July 4) observed that the RBI should allow any person with a good enough reason to deposit his or her old...
Yogesh Mittal was arrested by ED for allegedly converting demonetised currency notes into valid currency. Photo: UNI

Money laundering case: Delhi High Court orders ED to provide report

Above: The new Rs 2,000 notes which were released after demonetisation. Photo: UNIYogesh Mittal, a close associate of advocate Rohit Tandon (who is behind...
Non-Performing Assets: Naming and Shaming

Non-Performing Assets: Naming and Shaming

Above Illustration: Anthony LawrenceThe government has decided to use the 2016 Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code to tackle the bad debt of banks and declare...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

In its bid to outdo its chief rival Republic TV on the patriotism agenda, Times Now tends to plunge into controversies that have little...
Modi’s demonetization announcement made people wonder whether they were living in their own country where they had only recently been promised ‘Achche Din’. Photo: Anil Shakya

Demonetization: The jury is still out

An introduction to and review of a new, yet-to-be-released book on the controversial subject ~By HK Dua Prime Minister Narendra Modi, like Indira Gandhi much before...
THE CULTURE RAJ OR THE ECONOMY. By Inderjit Badhwar

THE CULTURE RAJ OR THE ECONOMY?

Almost immediately after Prime Minister Modi announced the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes on November 8, 2016, I carried an exclusive...
People gather outside RBI New Delhi on March 31, 2017, in anticipation that their demonetized currency would be exchanged. Photo: Anil Shakya

Demonetisation issue: AG provides petitioners with affidavit

Petitioners seek a new window for changing notes; case to be posted after vacation A demonetization U-turn by the government on exchanging invalid currency...
WHAT FUELLED MODI’S CHARIOT OF FIRE

WHAT FUELLED MODI’S CHARIOT OF FIRE

By Inderjit Badhwar Even though I travelled extensively in several parts of UP’s bellwether constituencies during the state elections, I got it mostly wrong because...
Crowds inside a bank awaiting their turn for exchanging the notes after demonetization move. Photo: UNI

The Customer is No Longer King

Will targeting account holders and charging them fees rescue banks from the crisis of bad loans amounting to a total loss of Rs 10...
Verdict 2017

Saffron wave in UP, Hand wave in Punjab

UTTAR PRADESHThe colour of Holi this year is just one: saffron. So it seems as the Uttar Pradesh results started coming in. all exit...
People spending hours waiting to access their own bank accounts, post-demonetisation. Digitalizing the nation seems like a cruel joke

Demons of Digitalisation

Post-demonetisation, many online frauds are coming to light and police stations are getting complaints of people losing their life’s savings to tricksters. Is India...
(L-R) PM Modi has gained personally as the demonetisation move has projected him as a decisive and strong leader; the people, despite all odds, are not yet ready to criticise Modi. Photos: UNI

Modi riding demonetisation tiger

People are going through the pain of Modi’s demonetisation move in the belief that black money will be curbed. The acid test will be...
Inderjit Badhwar 16/01/2017

Lessons For Mr Urjit Patel

Arun Shourie is not only a journalist, as most Indians see him, but also a towering man of letters, a former BJP Union minister,...
The official note from RBI reveals that it was virtually handed a fait accompli by the government to endorse the demonetization drive. Photo: Anil Shakya

Was RBI “pushed” by centre on demonetisation?

The demonetisation drive has shown that the central bank under Urjit Patel has surrendered its autonomy to the government. This doesn’t behove well for...
People standing in long queues to exchange their old notes at a bank in Agartala. Photo: UNI

The Great Bank Bail-in

The proposed Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill 2016 may seem a laudable measure to save sick banks. But it leaves innocent depositors by...
RBI Governor Urjit Patel. Photo: UNI

Urjit Patel’s wake-up call to Modi and Jaitley

The RBI governor spoke his mind on the economy at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar, breaking a spell of silence    ~By Parsa Venkateshwar Rao...
A grab of the video on the discussion conducted by APN News in Rudhani, IP

Ballot Box

A discussion for APN News, hosted by India Legal Editor-in-Chief Inderjit Badhwar, reveals that the people of Ujhani in UP are extremely angry over demonetisation...
President Pranab Mukherjee addressing at the centenary celebration of the Federation of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Chambers of Commerce & Industry, in Hyderabad. Photo: UNI

The Ball is Now in the Legislature’s Court

Presidential ordinance shifts the focus of note-ban from the executive to the legislatureBy Parsa Venkateshwar Rao JrThe President’s ordinance declaring the Specified Bank Notes...
Lead Illustration: UdayShankar

Indian Media’s Post-Truth

It has been a hugely significant year for the media, as it struggles to come to terms with its bipolar disorder, swinging from one...
MPs of all opposition parties wearing black band holding a demonstration in front of the Gandhi statue at Parliament house in protest against the demonetisation. Photo: UNI

The Speaker is Responsible

Lawmakers disrupting the winter session of Parliament on account of demonetisation pose an important question: Should MPs’ conduct on the parliament be immune from...
The charred remains of a living room of a house in Dhulagarh after the December 12 riots. Photo: YouTube

Dhulagarh in a ‘Storm’

Is dirty politics muddying waters in this so far insignificant Bengal town? By Sujit BharBarely 28 km from Kolkata is the town of Dhulagarh...
Reserve Bank Of India

RBI’s report shows money crunch

The latest Weekly Statistical Supplement of RBI says that currency with the public on November 11 was Rs 15,262.3 billion and it drastically came...
Demonetisaton Old Currency

SC to set up a constitutional bench on demonetisation

By Sujit BharThe Supreme Court on December 16 passed an interim order on demonetisation. The Court decided to constitute a five-judge constitutional bench to...
Shops in Paro, Bhutan. The cash crunch has seriously affected business. Photo: Ramesh Menon

Bhutan hit by demonetisation

This Himalayan kingdom too is facing a cash crunch which has affected trade, tourism and pilgrimages to IndiaBy Ramesh Menon in ThimpuBhutan, India’s neighbor,...

Demonetisation has led to economic slowdown

RBI revises GVA growth rate from 7.6 per cent to 7.1 per cent for 2016-17 Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr There was expectation that the interest...
Inderjit Badhwar(In The Name Of The Poor)

As a young lad, I was glued, among other writers, especially to George Orwell. He was a good teacher. And the lesson which remains...

'Demonetisation' - 41 News Results

Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

Passport Enquiry Media owners looking to hire professionals from abroad with editorial expertise and professional standing will need to think again. This government is using...
Illustrations: Anthony Lawrence

Darkness at Noon

 ~By Dilip BobbResidents of the capital are getting used to odd things happening in their lives, like odd and even, which is among...
Delhi Durbar

DELHI DURBAR

POLITICAL STARS The next chief minister of Tamil Nadu could well be one of the three biggest stars in the Tamil film industry. With J...
—India Legal Bureau Above: Congress activists during a protest on the first anniversary of demonetisation, at Youth Congress office in New Delhi on November 8, 2017. Photo: UNI; (inset) Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: PIB

Modi tweets the “benefits” of demonetisation

Above: Congress activists during a protest on the first anniversary of demonetisation, at Youth Congress office in New Delhi on November 8, 2017. Photo:...
Rahul gandhi

Rahul’s measured attack on Modinomics in the pages of Financial Times

On the day of the anniversary of the fateful and disastrous demonetization drive by the BJP government, arrived another jolt for the Prime Minster...
Photo: UNI

One Year Later: Dissecting Demonetisation

Last November, the prime minister shocked and surprised the nation with his note ban announcement. A year down the line, what is the verdict?~By...
EoDB rankings suggest starting new business in India is becoming difficult

EoDB rankings suggest starting new business in India is becoming difficult

World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business rankings show Start Up India initiative has failed as starting new business in India is becoming difficultThe...
Mersal-movie-from-youtube

PIL against Mersal thrown out by court

The Madras High Court on Friday (October 27) gave a major relief to the makers of the controversy-embroiled Tamil blockbuster Mersal. The Court dismissed...
Delhi Durbar

Delhi Durbar

The Piyush Push Governments usually appoint a cabinet minister to interact with the media. Venkaiah Naidu had a good equation with the media but now...
NAMO’S FIRST REAL CRISIS

NAMO’S FIRST REAL CRISIS

~By Inderjit BadhwarThe Indian prime minister is a magician at making storms disappear into a teacup. But try as he might, he is finding...
Supreme Court. Photo: Anil Shakya

Money laundering case: SC grants time to State of Gujarat to file reply

Surat-based businessman Jignesh Kishorebhai Bhajiawala is in custody, charged with money laundering during the time of demonetisation. He has asked for a 30-day bail,...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

The Cons and the Pros

 ~By Dilip BobbWhen Nobel laureate Amartya Sen titled his book “The Argumentative Indian”, he was stating the obvious. We Indians love to argue,...
Picture: Facebook

Rahul slams Modi’s policies at Berkley, but admits dynasties do run India

Addressing students at the prestigious University of California, Berkeley, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, on Monday (September 11), hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

Media under the Gun The murder of prominent journalist/activist Gauri Lankesh has sent shockwaves through the entire media fraternity in India. The message it sends...
Indian fans in Derby at the recently held Women’s Cricket World Cup. Photo: UNI

British Indians: Excited? Not Really

NRIs here are concerned about how the proxy vote system will be implemented and whether it will be open to abuse~By Sajeda Momin in...

Applicants with genuine reasons should be allowed to deposit old notes, observes SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday (July 4) observed that the RBI should allow any person with a good enough reason to deposit his or her old...
Yogesh Mittal was arrested by ED for allegedly converting demonetised currency notes into valid currency. Photo: UNI

Money laundering case: Delhi High Court orders ED to provide report

Above: The new Rs 2,000 notes which were released after demonetisation. Photo: UNIYogesh Mittal, a close associate of advocate Rohit Tandon (who is behind...
Non-Performing Assets: Naming and Shaming

Non-Performing Assets: Naming and Shaming

Above Illustration: Anthony LawrenceThe government has decided to use the 2016 Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code to tackle the bad debt of banks and declare...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

In its bid to outdo its chief rival Republic TV on the patriotism agenda, Times Now tends to plunge into controversies that have little...
Modi’s demonetization announcement made people wonder whether they were living in their own country where they had only recently been promised ‘Achche Din’. Photo: Anil Shakya

Demonetization: The jury is still out

An introduction to and review of a new, yet-to-be-released book on the controversial subject ~By HK Dua Prime Minister Narendra Modi, like Indira Gandhi much before...
THE CULTURE RAJ OR THE ECONOMY. By Inderjit Badhwar

THE CULTURE RAJ OR THE ECONOMY?

Almost immediately after Prime Minister Modi announced the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes on November 8, 2016, I carried an exclusive...
People gather outside RBI New Delhi on March 31, 2017, in anticipation that their demonetized currency would be exchanged. Photo: Anil Shakya

Demonetisation issue: AG provides petitioners with affidavit

Petitioners seek a new window for changing notes; case to be posted after vacation A demonetization U-turn by the government on exchanging invalid currency...
WHAT FUELLED MODI’S CHARIOT OF FIRE

WHAT FUELLED MODI’S CHARIOT OF FIRE

By Inderjit Badhwar Even though I travelled extensively in several parts of UP’s bellwether constituencies during the state elections, I got it mostly wrong because...
Crowds inside a bank awaiting their turn for exchanging the notes after demonetization move. Photo: UNI

The Customer is No Longer King

Will targeting account holders and charging them fees rescue banks from the crisis of bad loans amounting to a total loss of Rs 10...
Verdict 2017

Saffron wave in UP, Hand wave in Punjab

UTTAR PRADESHThe colour of Holi this year is just one: saffron. So it seems as the Uttar Pradesh results started coming in. all exit...
People spending hours waiting to access their own bank accounts, post-demonetisation. Digitalizing the nation seems like a cruel joke

Demons of Digitalisation

Post-demonetisation, many online frauds are coming to light and police stations are getting complaints of people losing their life’s savings to tricksters. Is India...
(L-R) PM Modi has gained personally as the demonetisation move has projected him as a decisive and strong leader; the people, despite all odds, are not yet ready to criticise Modi. Photos: UNI

Modi riding demonetisation tiger

People are going through the pain of Modi’s demonetisation move in the belief that black money will be curbed. The acid test will be...
Inderjit Badhwar 16/01/2017

Lessons For Mr Urjit Patel

Arun Shourie is not only a journalist, as most Indians see him, but also a towering man of letters, a former BJP Union minister,...
The official note from RBI reveals that it was virtually handed a fait accompli by the government to endorse the demonetization drive. Photo: Anil Shakya

Was RBI “pushed” by centre on demonetisation?

The demonetisation drive has shown that the central bank under Urjit Patel has surrendered its autonomy to the government. This doesn’t behove well for...
People standing in long queues to exchange their old notes at a bank in Agartala. Photo: UNI

The Great Bank Bail-in

The proposed Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill 2016 may seem a laudable measure to save sick banks. But it leaves innocent depositors by...
RBI Governor Urjit Patel. Photo: UNI

Urjit Patel’s wake-up call to Modi and Jaitley

The RBI governor spoke his mind on the economy at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar, breaking a spell of silence    ~By Parsa Venkateshwar Rao...
A grab of the video on the discussion conducted by APN News in Rudhani, IP

Ballot Box

A discussion for APN News, hosted by India Legal Editor-in-Chief Inderjit Badhwar, reveals that the people of Ujhani in UP are extremely angry over demonetisation...
President Pranab Mukherjee addressing at the centenary celebration of the Federation of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Chambers of Commerce & Industry, in Hyderabad. Photo: UNI

The Ball is Now in the Legislature’s Court

Presidential ordinance shifts the focus of note-ban from the executive to the legislatureBy Parsa Venkateshwar Rao JrThe President’s ordinance declaring the Specified Bank Notes...
Lead Illustration: UdayShankar

Indian Media’s Post-Truth

It has been a hugely significant year for the media, as it struggles to come to terms with its bipolar disorder, swinging from one...
MPs of all opposition parties wearing black band holding a demonstration in front of the Gandhi statue at Parliament house in protest against the demonetisation. Photo: UNI

The Speaker is Responsible

Lawmakers disrupting the winter session of Parliament on account of demonetisation pose an important question: Should MPs’ conduct on the parliament be immune from...
The charred remains of a living room of a house in Dhulagarh after the December 12 riots. Photo: YouTube

Dhulagarh in a ‘Storm’

Is dirty politics muddying waters in this so far insignificant Bengal town? By Sujit BharBarely 28 km from Kolkata is the town of Dhulagarh...
Reserve Bank Of India

RBI’s report shows money crunch

The latest Weekly Statistical Supplement of RBI says that currency with the public on November 11 was Rs 15,262.3 billion and it drastically came...
Demonetisaton Old Currency

SC to set up a constitutional bench on demonetisation

By Sujit BharThe Supreme Court on December 16 passed an interim order on demonetisation. The Court decided to constitute a five-judge constitutional bench to...
Shops in Paro, Bhutan. The cash crunch has seriously affected business. Photo: Ramesh Menon

Bhutan hit by demonetisation

This Himalayan kingdom too is facing a cash crunch which has affected trade, tourism and pilgrimages to IndiaBy Ramesh Menon in ThimpuBhutan, India’s neighbor,...

Demonetisation has led to economic slowdown

RBI revises GVA growth rate from 7.6 per cent to 7.1 per cent for 2016-17 Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr There was expectation that the interest...
Inderjit Badhwar(In The Name Of The Poor)

As a young lad, I was glued, among other writers, especially to George Orwell. He was a good teacher. And the lesson which remains...

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