FM Arun Jaitley Blames “Global Reasons”For Plunging Rupee


NEW DELHI : Finance Minister  Arun Jaitley today said the unprecedented fall of the rupee against the dollar was not confined to India and the reason for it was “global”. There was no need for “panic and knee-jerk reactions”, said the finance minister hours after news agency Reuters reported that the Reserve Bank is likely to More...

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By On Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

Rupee breaches 71.50 versus the dollar

NEW DELHI : The rupee weakened for the fifth consecutive session as it breached the 71.50 a dollar mark on Tuesday on concerns over worsening macroeconomic parameters amid rise in oil prices. After closing 71.21 More...

By On Monday, September 3rd, 2018

Rupee hits yet another low, Sensex drops over 330

MUMBAI : Rise in global oil prices and contagion risks from emerging markets pushed the rupee to a fresh all time low that ended 71.21 against the dollar, as compared to the previous close of 70.00 on Friday. The More...

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By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, July 19th, 2018

New 100 Rupees note with motif of ‘Rani Ki Vav’

NEW DELHI : The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has given a lavender wash to the new Rs. 100 note which will be in circulation by next month. The Reserve Bank of India will issue new ₹ 100 notes, which would be smaller More...

By On Thursday, July 12th, 2018

2 IndiGo flights May Have Been Moments From Disaster

NEW DELHI : Two IndiGo flights with 328 passengers onboard may have been moments away from a mid-air collision on Tuesday when the pilots on both aircraft took emergency evasive manoeuvers to avoid a disaster. The More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, June 30th, 2018

Not all Swiss bank money illegal: FM Piyush Goyal

NEW DELHI : As reports of a 50% rise in money deposited by Indians in Swiss banks came in, the opposition, led by Congress and its chief Rahul Gandhi, latched onto the opportunity to launch a fierce attack on the More...

By On Friday, June 1st, 2018

Chanda Kochhar would step down as ICICI Bank Chief ?

MUMBAI : With the board of ICICI Bank deciding on an inquiry into the allegations raised by a new whistle blower against its CEO Chanda Kochhar, calls for her exit have resurfaced. CICI Bank on Friday denied a recent More...

By On Thursday, May 31st, 2018

Indian economy grows 7.7% in Q4, remains ahead of China

NEW DELHI : Indian economy grew 7.7% in the January-March quarter of 2017-18, the biggest expansion in seven quarters, on account of robust performance in manufacturing, construction and service sectors as well More...

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By On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

CBI books Air Asia CEO Tony Fernandes

NEW DELHI : The Central Bureau of Investigation( CBI ) has booked Group CEO of Air Asia Tony Fernandes for allegedly trying to manipulate government policies through corrupt means to get international license for More...

By On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Petrol,diesel hits new all-time high Govt. Says”not in our hand”

NEW DELHI : Fuel prices continued their upward march on Tuesday, with the petrol and diesel prices hitting record highs of Rs.76.87 and Rs.68.08 a litre in Delhi, the reference market for the country. The petrol More...