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Demonetisation decision of the century? Claims Minister

Amid chaos over the country with ATMs showing NO CASH board, people fighting with bank staff, it is chaos and anarchy all over the country. Though nobody is questioning the ban if Rs.500 and Rs.1000 notes, the way the RBI was totally taken aback by the decision is intriguing the whole country. Little work has gone into the decision when ...

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There’s Enough Cash with RBI, Says Govt; Exempts Court Fee, Co-op Store Purchases, Toll Plazas

Following hue and cry over the shortage of new currency in banks and ATMs, the government said on Friday that the payment of old and demonetised notes will be allowed now even in court fee, consumer cooperative stores with ID proof, utility bill payment, and toll plazas. While cancelling the legal tender character of the existing series of high denomination ...

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RAPTOR Automatic 360-degree Price Tag Scanner to End Long Queues in Markets

The long queues at supermarkets or retail stores may end soon with Raptor checkout technology hitting the stores soon. The RAPTOR (Retail Application Prototype Testing of Operational Robotics) system is a new checkout technology for local grocery stores, super markets and any retail stores that will automatically scan each item robotically, dramatically speeding up the checkout time. The system uses ...

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Taj Mahal Gets Record 75000 Visitors in a Single Day

  Agra, April 5: The extended weekend saw a record crowd at the Taj Mahal on Saturday. Sources in the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), which maintains the 17th century monument, said 45,408 tickets were sold on Saturday. The figure does not include children below the age of 15, entry for whom is free. All three gates leading to the Taj ...

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Taj Mahal Entry Tickets Now Available Online from Dec. 25, 2014

With over 5 million visitors this year compared to 6 million in 2013, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), which safeguards the Taj Mahal, India’s premier marble monument of love, will open online booking for entrance tickets from December 25, 2014, marking the birthday of former BJP PM Atal Behari Vajpayee, who never married. The long-pending demand from Agra hoteliers ...

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