RUPEE

  • Rupee drops 28 paise against dollar in early trade 4 days ago

    Mumbai: The rupee weakened by 28 paise to 63.58 against the US dollar in early trade on Thursday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange due to month-end demand for the American currency from importers amid capital outflows. Forex dealers attributed the fall in the rupee to month-end demand for the US dollar...
  • Sensex ends 170 points lower, Nifty slipped to 45.85 points on Wednesday 5 days ago

    Mumbai: The market ended a volatile session on a weak note. The Sensex was down 170.45 points or 0.6 per cent at 27225.93, and the Nifty slipped 45.85 points or 0.5 per cent at 8239.75. About 1526 shares advanced, 1186 shares declined and 157 shares were unchanged on Wednesday. Bharti...
  • Rupee rises for 2nd session; gains 33 paise vs dollar 6 days ago

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday maintained its winning streak for the second straight day by gaining 33 paise to close at 63.15 against the American currency on persistent selling of dollars by banks and exporters. Strong recovery in the equity market, which saw the benchmark Sensex...
  • Rupee snaps two-day fall, recovers 8 paise against dollar at 63.48 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Snapping its two-day losing trend, the rupee on Monday recovered by 8 paise to close at 63.48 against the US dollar, after plunging to a 4-month intra-day low of 63.77, on fresh selling of the American currency by exporters and some banks. However, distinctly weak local equities, sustained capital outflows...
  • Rupee hits three and half month low of 63.56 per dollar, down 24 paise against dollar April 24, 2015

    Mumbai: Continuing its losing streak for the second straight session, the rupee on Friday closed at a fresh three-and-a-half month low of 63.56 against the US dollar after plunging to 63.64 in intra-day trade on sustained demand for the American currency from importers amid weaker equities. After touching an intra-day low...
  • Indian Rupee plunges to over three month low of 63.32 against dollar April 23, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee on Thursday plummeted to an over three-month low of 63.32 by losing 50 paise against the US dollar on renewed demand for the American currency from banks and importers amid foreign capital outflows in the equity market. The domestic currency on Thursday opened lower at 62.95 as against...
  • Rupee gains for second session; up 3 paise against dollar April 22, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee rose by seven paise at 62.78 against the US dollar in early trade on Wednesday at Interbank Foreign Exchange on sustained selling of the American currency by exporters. The domestic currency had ended six paise higher at 62.85 against the Greenback on dollar selling by banks after falling...
  • Rupee recovers from 3-month low; up 6 paise against dollar April 21, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee recovered from more-than three months low of 63.15 in early trade on dollar selling by banks, believed to be on RBI instruction, to settle six paise higher at 62.85 against the US currency. Forex dealers said "there were inflows from FIIs and FPIs to buy Japanse drug major...
  • Rupee down 55 paise against dollar, logs biggest fall in 2015 April 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Logging its biggest fall of the year, the rupee on Monday plunged by 55 paise to close at over one-month low of 62.91 against the greenback amid sustained demand for dollars from importers. Meanwhile, the benchmark BSE Sensex stumbled by 555.89 points or 1.95 pct to end at three-week low...
  • Rupee ends lower by six paise vs US dollar on Friday April 17, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee on Friday snapped its two-day gaining streak against the US dollar by losing 6 paise to end at 62.36 on fresh demand for the American currency from importers amid fall in global crude oil prices. The rupee opened slightly lower at 62.33 per dollar at the Interbank Foreign...
  • Sensex closes over 220 points down April 17, 2015

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), provisionally closed over 220 points down during Friday's trade session. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also closed the day's trade in the red. It was down 100.70 points or 1.16 percent at 8,606...
  • Rupee rises for 2nd session, gains 6 paise vs dollar April 16, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee continued to rule firm against the American currency for the second consecutive day by surging 6 paise to close at 62.30 on persistent selling of dollars by banks and exporters. A sustained foreign capital inflows into the equity market also boosted the domestic currency's value against the dollar,...
  • US dollar ended lower against the rupee at 62.36 per dollar April 15, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee snapped its two-day losing streak against the American currency, firming up by 15 paise to close at 62.36 per dollar on fresh selling by banks and exporters on the back of lower dollar in the overseas markets. The rupee opened sharply higher at 62.38 per dollar against the...
  • Sensex falls 245 points, Nifty ends at 8750 April 15, 2015

    Mumbai: The market saw steep fall in late trade with the Sensex losing 244.75 points to 28799.69 and the Nifty declining 83.80 points to 8750.20. Even the broader markets snapped 10-day winning streak, falling more than half a per cent. About 1376 shares have advanced, 1492 shares declined, and 151...
  • Rupee at one week low, falls 20 paise to 62.51 vs dollar April 13, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee continued its downslide for the second session in a row, depreciating by 20 paise to close at more than one-week low of 62.51 against the greenback following sustained dollar demand from importers amid strong overseas demand. However, smart rise in local equities amid sustained capital inflows tried to...
  • Rupee weakens 15 paise against dollar in early trade April 10, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee depreciated by 15 paise to 62.39 against the dollar in early trade on Friday on the Interbank Foreign Exchange as the American currency firmed up overseas on upbeat US jobs report. Besides, increased demand for the dollar from importers and a lower opening in the domestic equity market...
  • Rupee ends flat to close at 62.24 against US dollar April 9, 2015

    Mumbai: In restricted trading, the rupee ended steady at 62.24 against dollar due to uneven demand and supply transactions of the American currency from banks. The rupee resumed higher at 62.18 per dollar compared with the last closing level of 62.24 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market and firmed up...
  • Rupee inches up by 2 paise to close at 62.24 against US dollar April 8, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee ended marginally higher by two paise at 62.24 against the American currency on fresh selling of dollars by banks and exporters due to weakness of greenback in the international market. Sustained foreign capital inflows into equity markets also boosted the rupee against dollar, a forex dealer said. The domestic...
  • Rupee snaps 2-day gains vs US dollar; falls 7 paise April 7, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee snapped its two-day winning run against the American currency, slipping 7 paise to close at 62.26 on fresh dollar demand from banks and importers coupled with positive global cues. However, persistent foreign capital inflows into the equity markets restricted the rupee's fall against dollar, a forex dealer...
  • RBI may keep interest rate on hold at 7.5% at monetary policy review today April 7, 2015

    Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India is expected to keep its benchmark interest rate on hold at 7.50 per cent at a policy review on Tuesday, while signalling that it could act swiftly to lower rates further if inflation stays within its target. In 2015, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)...
  • Nifty ends above 8650, RBI policy eyed April 6, 2015

    Mumbai: The market saw major buying interest in last couple of hours of trade on Monday. The Sensex rallied 244.32 points or 0.86 percent to 28504.46 and the Nifty climbed 73.65 points or 0.86 per cent to 8659.90. The broader markets outperformed benchmarks with the BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices...
  • Rupee rises by another 30 paise against dollar April 6, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee ended higher by another 30 paise to 62.19 against the American currency today on sustained selling of dollars by banks and exporters on hopes of foreign capital inflows in view of strong equity market. The local currency has now gained 48 paise or 0.77 per cent in the...
  • Rupee bounces back by 18 paise vs dollar, ends at 62.49 April 1, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee ended the fiscal on a positive note by rising 18 paise to 62.49 against the American currency on Wednesday on selling of dollars by banks and exporters on expectation of resumption of foreign capital inflows into equity market. The Indian currency had ended the last fiscal year at...
  • Petrol prices cut by 49 paise/litre, diesel by Rs 1.21 from Wednesday midnight April 1, 2015

    New Delhi: After two consecutive hikes, petrol prices were on Wednesday cut by 49 paise per litre and diesel by Rs 1.21 a litre on softening international oil rates. The reduction in rates will be effective from Wednesday midnight. Prices of petrol in Delhi will be Rs 60 a litre from Thursday...
  • Sensex closes 303 points up April 1, 2015

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), made healthy gains during Wednesday's session to provisionally close the day's trade 303 points or 1.08 per cent up. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also made gains during the day's trade. It...
  • Rupee bounces back by 18 paise vs dollar, ends at 62.49 March 31, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee ended the fiscal on a positive note by rising 18 paise to 62.49 against the American currency on Tuesday on selling of dollars by banks and exporters on expectation of resumption of foreign capital inflows into equity market. The Indian currency had ended the last fiscal year at...
  • Rupee falls 26 paise on fresh dollar demand March 30, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee on Monday ended lower by 26 paise at 62.67 against the US currency due to renewed month-end demand from importers for the dollar. Fresh capital outflows and dollar gains in overseas markets also weighed on the rupee, while strong rebound in local equities restricted the rupee's fall,...
  • How to survive in less than Rs 100 at the Sector 18 market in Noida March 28, 2015

    Summers are here and there is no good reason for anyone to step outside in this ghastly heat. Barring a few. We at IBNLive decided to crank it up a notch. Bot only would we have to survive the cruel sun, we would also have to do that with only...
  • Rupee rebounds 26 paise against dollar; snaps 2-day losses March 27, 2015

    Mumbai: Snapping its two-day losing streak, the rupee today recovered 26 paise to end at 62.41 against the American currency on fresh selling of dollars by banks and exporters amid weakness in the greenback overseas. The rupee resumed lower at 62.80 as against the yesterday's closing level of 62.67 on...
  • Rupee falls 31 paise against dollar in early trade March 26, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee weakened by 31 paise to 62.64 against the US dollar in early trade on Thursday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on month-end demand for the American currency from banks and importers. Forex dealers attributed the fall in the rupee to increased demand for the dollar from importers and...