Indian Currency

  • 2009 fake currency case: Quantum of sentence to be pronounced today 30-01-2014 09:48 AM

    Mumbai: A special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court on Thursday will pronounce the quantum of sentence in the 2009 fake currency case. Six persons were convicted on Wednesday for possessing and circulating fake Indian Currency notes in May 2009. They have been convicted under Section 16 and 18 of Unlawful...
  • Fake Indian currency notes case: NIA convicts 6 people 29-01-2014 01:04 PM

    New Delhi: A special National Investigation Agency court on Wednesday convicted all six people in a case of circulating fake Indian currency notes. They have been convicted under Section 16 and 18 of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and Section 489 of IPC. The quantum of sentence will be pronounced on...
  • Rupee pauses, falls one paisa to 63.38 before US Fed meeting 18-09-2013 09:20 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Wednesday closed just a paisa lower at 63.38 against the dollar, the narrowest movement in four months, as the currency market remained directionless ahead of the outcome of the US Federal Reserve policy meeting. The local currency resumed weak at 63.45 a dollar from the previous...
  • Rajasthan police arrest fake note smuggler from West Bengal 02-09-2013 05:20 PM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan police has seized fake Indian currency notes with face value of nearly Rs two lakh and arrested an alleged smuggler in West Bengal when he was boarding a train to this state, officials said on Monday. Mubin (28) was arrested from Malda district of West Bengal on Sunday...
  • Tunda says ISI made him smuggle in fake Indian currency, say sources 19-08-2013 01:46 PM

    New Delhi: More details are emerging out of the interrogation of Abdul Karim alias Tunda, the key Lashkar-e-Toiba bomb maker, arrested by the Delhi Police on Saturday. Sources have told CNN-IBN that Tunda claims that he was told to smuggle in fake Indian currency notes by the ISI since 2005....
  • Dawood Ibrahim safe in Pakistan under ISI cover, says Tunda 18-08-2013 08:26 PM

    Abdul Karim Tunda, one of India's most wanted terrorists who has been arrested, has told his interrogators he was in constant touch with Pakistan's ISI and worked closely with it and also met leaders of several anti- India outfits during his stay in that country. A top Delhi police official...
  • Rupee regains strength, ends at 60.88 against the Dollar 08-08-2013 05:46 PM

    Mumbai: The rupee recovered from Wednesday's slump to end at 60.88 against the dollar on Thursday. The Rupee had been gaining strength since Thursday morning to recover by 12 paise to 61.18 against the dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange following dollar selling by exporters and banks....
  • Rupee rebounds from record lows, up 7 paise to 60.40 vs dollar 31-07-2013 09:26 AM

    Mumbai: The government's announcement to boost exports and attract more foreign capital on Wednesday lifted the rupee from near record lows and close with a gain of 7 paise at 60.40 against the US dollar. A late recovery in local stocks and fag-end dollar selling by exporters also supported the...
  • Rupee opens at 59.10 versus dollar 29-07-2013 09:40 AM

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee opened at 59.10 per dollar versus 59.04 on Friday. Agam Gupta, Standard Chartered Bank said, "The rupee is likely to open around 59/USD on dollar weakness. RBI measures will kick in from today and that will drive rupee appreciation. The range for the day is seen...
  • Rupee gains slightly, at 59.34 vs dollar 24-07-2013 09:58 AM

    Mumbai: Indian bond yields and swap rates surged after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) moved to tighten rupee liquidity further in an attempt to shore up the weak local unit, which only edged up modestly despite the measures. At 9:08 am, the partially convertible rupee was at 59.53/54 per...
  • Is the Indian government doing enough to stem the rupee slide? 09-07-2013 09:30 PM

    Mumbai: The rupee has already breached the 60 level against the dollar and analysts say it will soon cross 62. Besides being a sad reflection of the state of our economy, a weak rupee will have a direct impact on common man. For Indian students studying in the US the...
  • Rupee freefall: Latha Venkatesh on the crisis 11-06-2013 08:46 PM

    In a roller coaster ride, the rupee on Tuesday hit life-time low of 58.98 against dollar but erased a major part of losses to close at 58.39 after RBI intervened in the forex market to stem the slide in the local currency that caused much concern to the government, the...
  • Rupee pulls off 8-month lows as exporters sell 23-05-2013 06:39 PM

    The rupee recovered from a more than 8-month low hit earlier on Thursday, as exporters took advantage of a spike in the dollar to sell the greenback and on fears the central bank would intervene to stabilise the local currency. The rupee still posted a fifth day of falls to...
  • Type Rupee symbol on keyboard? try quick tips 18-07-2010 02:41 PM

    It could take six months to two years before we will be able to type the new Rupee symbol. ...
  • Rupee strengthens, tracking Asia stocks 22-02-2010 11:13 AM

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  • Watch: A machine that detects fake currency 07-11-2009 05:24 PM

    Counterfeit currency notes are being pumped into the country. ...
  • Indian rupee to get its own symbol soon 06-03-2009 01:53 AM

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