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Rupee hits lowest since March 4
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Mumbai: The rupee fell as low as 61.95 per dollar on Wednesday, its weakest level since March 4, as traders unwound positions ahead of holidays and at a time when the greenback is gaining globally.The pair was last traded at 61.92, weaker than its 61.7450/61.7550 close on Tuesday.Markets will be closed from Thursday to Monday due to festivals.
Centre reviewing labour laws: Rajnath   30 September, 2014
Terming some labour laws as hurdles in the welfare of workers and employers, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said the centre is reviewing 44 old laws and if required irrelevant ones would be scrapped. "Several hurdles are faced due to some labour laws. There are 44 laws which are being reviewed by the centre," Rajnath said while addressing EPS Pensioners Felicitation programme...
RBI keeps rates on hold   30 September, 2014
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) kept its key policy repo rate unchanged at 8.0 per cent on Tuesday, as widely expected, while expressing concerns about risks to its target to bring consumer inflation down to 6 per cent by January 2016.The RBI also kept both the statutory liquidity ratio (SLR) and the cash reserve ratio (CRR) unchanged. SLR is the minimum bond holding requirements that...
Govt clears Wipro proposal to set up SEZ   30 September, 2014
The government has approved the proposals of Wipro Ltd and Mumbai Futuristic Economic Zone to set up SEZs in Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra. The decision regarding this was taken by the Board of Approval (BoA) in its meeting on September 18. The BoA, headed by Commerce Secretary Rajeev Kher, is a 19-member inter-ministerial body that deals with Special Economic Zones and issues related to them....
Renewable Energy Act on the anvil   30 September, 2014
The Government has decided to come up with a Renewable Energy Act to streamline power generation, supply and tariff and help attract more investment. The concrete policy related to the Act would come in place by February next year before Renewable Energy Global Investors Meet and Expo (RE-INVEST) to be organised by the ministry of new and renewable energy. "We are planning to enact a...
RBI expected to hold rates steady   30 September, 2014
Microsoft launches operating system 'Windows 10'   01 October, 2014
Sensex down 84 points   29 September, 2014
Samsung unveils Galaxy Alpha   27 September, 2014
Invest India sets up cell to support 'Make in India'   26 September, 2014
IRDA to make suggestions on insurance bill   26 September, 2014
Microsoft to set up data centre in India   30 September, 2014
Mukesh Ambani to accompany PM on US visit   25 September, 2014
iPhone 6 bending in pockets, say users   25 September, 2014
Three Indian cities to be named for smart cities project   29 September, 2014
Govt cancels SEZs of Hindalco, Essar, Adani   29 September, 2014
SBI approves 1:10 share split to broaden participation   24 September, 2014
Supreme Court verdict throws up fresh challenges   27 September, 2014
Corporates upbeat on 'Make in India' initiative   25 September, 2014
Infosys allows staff to use social media   24 September, 2014
Share. Care. Create.   25 September, 2014
India's smartphone market to surpass US   23 September, 2014
PSU banks need $37 bn to meet norms   22 September, 2014
Modi launches 'Make in India' campaign   25 September, 2014
Only 3 pc of Indian companies really 'ready for growth': Study   23 September, 2014
Syndicate Bank sacks arrested chairman S.K. Jain   23 September, 2014
India needs political will to promote phone banking: Pitroda   24 September, 2014
Israel turns self-defence into industry boom   23 September, 2014
8% GDP growth possible in next 2-3 years: Chidambaram   23 September, 2014
Delicious bite   20 September, 2014
Upward mobility   20 September, 2014
Modi's 'Make in India' pitch to 500 top global CEOs   23 September, 2014
India revokes rules to cap non-essential drug prices   23 September, 2014
Falling crude prices helps India control fiscal deficit   22 September, 2014
Sensex back in green   22 September, 2014
Alibaba surges 38 pc in market debut   20 September, 2014
PMO asks commerce ministry to cut imports   22 September, 2014
China closes 1.8 mn accounts in porn crackdown   20 September, 2014
Decide on media freedom in National Media Policy: TRAI   20 September, 2014
Bill Gates meets Narendra Modi   19 September, 2014
Call for change   13 February, 2012
'Centre watching impact of liquor ban on Kerala tourism'   19 September, 2014
Is Facebook Messenger app tracking your privacy?   19 September, 2014
Sebi to soon notify norms for investment trusts   19 September, 2014
Ellison steps down as Oracle CEO   19 September, 2014
Intel launches two-in-one tablets   18 September, 2014
Homebuyers expect property prices to rise   25 August, 2014
India signs pact with China to better trade ties   18 September, 2014
India caps prices of 36 more drugs to improve access   19 September, 2014
Land Rover to develop self-learning car   25 August, 2014
RBI to redefine deposits as ponzi scams mount   25 August, 2014
Bonding within   07 February, 2012
Chinese president has assured us market access: Modi   18 September, 2014
SC's ruling may have wider economic impact   26 August, 2014
Reliance Jio, GTL Infra in tower-sharing deal   18 September, 2014
Wake-up call   21 January, 2012
Panel submits report on new gas pricing formula   17 September, 2014
Small islands, facing rising seas, seek economic overhaul   25 August, 2014
NRI remittances to Kerala grows   17 September, 2014
Ambanis spark reunion talk   30 December, 2011
Midas touch   16 December, 2011
Wheels 'n' apps   17 December, 2011
Future perfect   12 December, 2011
Dubai seventh most popular destination   04 June, 2013
More steps to curb gold import   03 June, 2013
New DTC Bill to be tabled in Parliament   07 June, 2013
IndiGo says allowed to import 28 A320s   03 June, 2013
US exempts India from sanctions   06 June, 2013
Internships emerging as key tool   03 June, 2013
No leadership role for son Rohan: Murthy   01 June, 2013
Windows gains amid Apple-Android clash   04 June, 2013
Infosys recalls Murthy for 5 years   01 June, 2013
India to remain on top: Dr Cherian   03 June, 2013
LinkedIn boosts security   01 June, 2013
Petrol, diesel prices up   01 June, 2013
Growing gaps   12 December, 2011
Rate hikes affected growth   26 November, 2011
Dues and woes   03 December, 2011
Occupational hazards   26 November, 2011
Director’s cut   28 November, 2011
Note knot   28 November, 2011
It’s not flying!   19 November, 2011
King-size life   19 November, 2011
Crude system   19 November, 2011
Space odyssey   18 November, 2011
There is a dearth of qualified persons   18 November, 2011
Do not give up your dreams   18 November, 2011
Old bytes, new hats   11 November, 2011
Centre mulls ban on ponzi ads   22 July, 2013
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