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Rupee closes at new all-time low of 70.16

Emerging market currencies remained in the crosshairs.

17 Aug 2018 2:38 AM

FIMI appoints Sunil Duggal, CEO-HZL as its New President

Sunil Duggal has also been Co-Chair of CII National Committee on Mining for 2017-18 and Chairman of Skill Council for Mining Sector.

17 Aug 2018 1:25 AM

Assocham warns about Rs beyond 71

Meanwhile, consumer durables makers may go for a price hike before the festive season sales to partially pass on the higher import bills.

17 Aug 2018 12:39 AM

Atal Bihari Vajpayee: a bellwether policy reformer of modern India

He was decisive and pursued his reforms agenda with vigour without getting ruffled by criticism.

16 Aug 2018 6:23 PM

BIS raids Delhi firm for manufacturing packed water without licence

Huge quantity of 20-litre water jars manufactured under brands 'Freshier', 'Parie' and 'Bisleri' have been seized by BIS.

16 Aug 2018 5:53 PM

India Ratings pegs down FY19 GDP forecast to 7.2 pc on inflation

The ratings agency has also revised upwards its inflation forecast despite a likely normal rainfall this year.

16 Aug 2018 5:14 PM

Oil prices, 2019 elections, local fund flow top drivers for market: UBS

The impact of INR depreciation is mixed – 5 per cent depreciation would push up inflation by 10-15 bps.

16 Aug 2018 4:02 PM

Falling rupee not a cause of worry, says Niti Aayog VC

Rupee should be realistically valued and should not be overvalued, he said.

16 Aug 2018 3:10 PM

India's oil import bill to jump by USD 26 billion on rupee woes

If the rupee is to stay around 70 per dollar for the rest of the ongoing fiscal, the oil import bill will be USD 114 billion.

16 Aug 2018 2:36 PM

India's tobacco exports rise 7 pc to Rs 1,447.80 crore in April-June

During the full 2017-18 fiscal, the country had exported 2,12,916 tonnes worth Rs 5,539.94 crore of tobacco and its products.

16 Aug 2018 12:47 PM