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White Paper, Committee Report, 2012

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Demonetisation Measures May Not Really Help in Curbing Black Money: M. Govinda Rao

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement demonetising high denomination notes on November 8, 2016, will do little to address the prime objective of

The Political Economy of Demonetising High Value Notes

The government’s high profile war on black money has generated mixed responses. However, both supporters and opponents of the 2016 demonetisation agre

Withdrawal of Legal Tender of ₹500 and ₹1000: Gazette Notification and RBI Statement

                        Ministry of Finance (Department of Economic Affairs), Notification in the Gazette of India (November 8, 2016) Resources: Ministry of Finance (Department of Economic Affairs), Notification: November 8, 2016. [PDF 984 KB] Source: Government of India. Withdrawal of Legal Tender Character of ₹500 and ₹1000: RBI Statement Resources: Withdrawal of Legal Tender Character of ₹ 500 and ₹ 1,000: RBI Statement: November 12, 2016. [PDF 97 KB] Source: Reserve Bank of India

Muslim Personal Law in the Present Context

Demands for a common civil code by sections of the polity have brought into focus some features of the Muslim personal law in India. However, a better