When India pulled all 500 and 1,000 rupee banknotes from circulation in 2016 it caused a catastrophic cash shortage. Eventually though enough new banknotes made it into circulation - among them the quirky 1-rupee bill.
The sale of the state-owned airline was one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's big priorities, but now has had to be postponed indefinitely after no bidders came forward to buy the debt-laden company.
Thousands of desperate farmers across India have taken to the streets to demand loan waivers and higher prices for their produce. The season of agrarian discontent continues. Murali Krishnan reports from New Delhi.
At least 12 people were killed by police in protests against the Sterlite Copper factory's pollution problems in Thoothukudi. Opposition politicians decried the violence as "state sponsored terrorism."
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will seek a second term in office in 2019. His four years at the helm have been mired in controversies, with the PM receiving praise as well as heavy criticism. Murali Krishnan reports.
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