Syndicate content

Sensex rises 266 pts; ignores slowing GDP, manufacturing fall


Mumbai: The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex on Monday shot up another 266 points as positive data from overseas outweighed concerns about the country's slowing economic growth and contraction in manufac

Reduce our appetite for gold: PM


New Delhi: Under attack in Parliament over the sliding rupee, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh made a statement on India's economic condition in Lok Sabha on Friday. 
Highlights of his speech: 

Rupee gains 85 paise to 65.70 per dollar after PM's comments

Rupee August 30_0.jpg

Mumbai: The rupee got a boost on Friday from the Prime Minister's assurances in Parliament on combating the currency's fall and reviving economic growth, gaining 85 paise to close at 65.70 against th

Sensex rises 219 points after PM's assurances on rupee, growth


Mumbai: In a day of see-saw trade, the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex rose 219 points to the highest level in more than two weeks after the Prime Minister's optimistic comments on the rupee and economy

Rupee crashes to 68.50, Sensex sinks over 500 points

hereand now_0.jpg

The Indian rupee breached 68.50 against the U.S. dollar to a record low on Wednesday. The partially convertible rupee crashed over three per cent to hit a low of 68.55 as against Tuesday's close of 66.24.

Rupee hits record low of 67.44 versus dollar


Mumbai: The rupee fell below the 67 per dollar mark on Wednesday as uncertainty over a possible U.S.-led military strike against Syria knocked down Asian equity markets and currencies, also pushing t

Rupee hits new all-time low of 65, down 89 paise against USD


Mumbai: The rupee on Thursday plunged further by 89 paise to hit new record low of 65 against the US dollar in early trade on the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on heavy demand for the US currency

Rupee woes continue, Sensex plunges 291 pts; banks, autos hit


Mumbai: A fresh record low for rupee on Monday rattled stock markets once again with benchmark BSE Sensex tumbling by 291 points to end at over 4-month low of 18,307.52 as heavy FII selling in shares

RBI, government assure FIIs; India Inc hits back

RBI rupee shares_0.jpg

New Delhi: Seeking to calm rattled investors, the government and RBI on Friday said there was no reverting to capital control regime — the fear of which spooked stock market, sent rupee to its lowest

Black Friday in markets: Rumours rock shares, rupee

Rupee new low_0.jpg

Mumbai: Dalal Street witnessed its worst carnage in two years on Friday as equities crumpled, while the rupee hit a record new low — slipping below the psychological 62-level to the US dollar — after

No Articles Found

No Articles Found

No Articles Found

I want to begin with a little story that was told to me by a leading executive at Aptech. He was exercising in a gym with a lot of younger people.

Shekhar Kapur’s Bandit Queen didn’t make the cut. Neither did Shaji Karun’s Piravi, which bagged 31 international awards.