PM Modi to visit Kedarnath-Badrinath today, tight security in place.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Kedarnath and Badrinath today during which he will inspect various ongoing development works and also lay foundation stones for some new projects. In view of the visit, security arrangements have been tightened in the area, an official said. While the officials are busy finalizing the preparations for the two-day […]

Asia FX Moves Little in Anticipation of Red-Hot U.S. Inflation

Asian currencies kept to a tight range on Thursday as fears of a hawkish Federal Reserve grew ahead of key data that is expected to show U.S. CPI inflation stayed close to 40-year highs. The Chinese yen fell 0.1%, while South Koren Won lost 0.2%. The Japanese Yen was little changed but was close to […]

US Dollar Clings To Gains As Bets On Further Fed Hikes Firm

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THE Dollar Fought For A Footing In Choppy Trade On Thursday, With Support From Upbeat U.S. Data And Hawkish Policymaker Comments, While The Prospect Of Higher Energy Prices Helped Exporters’ Currencies And Weighed On Those Of Importers. The Dollar Rose 1% On The Euro And 1.3% On Sterling Overnight And Was Trying To Hold Those […]

Oil Heads For Fourth Straight Monthly Loss as OPEC Meeting Looms

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Oil prices rose slightly on Friday, but were set for a fourth straight month of losses amid growing concerns over weakening demand, with the focus now turning to a potential supply cut by the OPEC next week London-traded Brent oil futures, the global benchmark,  were flat at $87.50 a barrel by 21:55 ET (01:55 GMT), […]

In early trade, the rupee rises 2 paise to 78.02 versus the US dollar

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In early trade on Tuesday, the rupee bounced back from an all-time low against the US dollar, rising 2 paise to 78.02. The rupee began at 78.02 versus the dollar on the interbank foreign exchange, up 2 paise from its previous close In early trade, the native currency soared to 77.90 versus the US dollar, […]

The rupee begins the day with a gain against the US Dollar

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In early trade on Thursday, the rupee was trading higher versus the US dollar. However, due to a stronger dollar in outside markets, the immediate gain was limited On the interbank forex market on Thursday, the rupee rose 3 paise to 77.52 against thedollar Meanwhile, in early morning activity on Thursday, stock markets opened in […]

The Rupee Rose 5 Paise To 77.52 Against The Dollar, As Local Equities Continued To Rise

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In early trade on Wednesday, the rupee rose 5 paise to 77.52 against the US dollar, as a robust trend in local equities improved investor spirits However, forex traders claimed that rising and continuing foreign capital outflows restricted the local currency’s appreciation bias The rupee opened at 77.54 against the dollar on the interbank foreign […]

In Early Trade, The Rupee Is Trading Flat Against The US Dollar

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On Tuesday, the rupee opened flat versus the US dollar, owing to a lackluster trend in domestic equity markets and continued foreign capital outflows The rupee opened sluggish versus the dollar at 77.56 on the interbank foreign exchange, before becoming volatile and trading in a narrow range of 77.56 to 77.51. The native currency was […]

The Dollar Takes A Break As US Yields Drop Ahead Of CPI

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The US dollar’s rally came to a halt as the DXY index dropped to 103.5 before the release of April’s US Consumer Price Index (CPI) numbers, while Treasury yields fell as investors switched away from a turbulent stock market amid fears about global growth and a potential inflation peak The Japanese yen (JPY) and Swiss […]

Rupee falls to a new intraday low, but recovers when RBI intervenes

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The rupee struck a new intra-day low on Thursday, breaching the 77.5/$ barrier, as the US dollar strengthened, before th intervened to aid its .The rupee finished the day at 77.43 per dollar, down 18 paise or 0.24 percent from its previous close of 77.24 per dollar As the dollar strengthened, the rupee dropped to […]