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 rupee took a hit after the shock resignation of central bank governor Urjit Patel. He has reportedly been battling against interference from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government for months.
The entrance fee hike is the latest attempt to reduce footfall at the world famous site. The sheer number of visitors risks causing irreversible damage, experts say.
Members of an insurgent group in India-administered Kashmir are reportedly killing young men using brutal methods, accusing them of spying for the Indian army. The victims' families are clueless. Rifat Fareed reports.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a towering statue of independence leader Sardar Vallabbhai Patel. Over 180 meters tall, it dwarfs the world's next-tallest statue, which is located in China.
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