Paise

  • Rupee falls to 1-month low vs US dollar, down 10 paise at 60.28 July 18, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee continued its downslide mostly throughout the week and on Friday fell 10 paise to log a one-month closing low of 60.28 against the greenback on dollar demand from importers and rising global risk aversion. Heavy capital inflows in local equities, however, restricted the rupee fall, said forex brokers....
  • Rupee down 11 paise against dollar in early trade July 15, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee fell by another 11 paise to trade at 60.187 against the dollar in early trade on Tuesday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market due to renewed demand for the American currency from importers and appreciation of the greenback overseas. Forex dealers said besides dollar's gains against other currencies...
  • Rupee at 11-month high as BJP sweeps election, up 50 paise against dollar May 16, 2014

    Narendra Modi-led BJP's thumping victory on Friday lifted the rupee to an 11-month closing high of 58.79 against the US dollar, adding 50 paise in the third straight day of gains as exporters sold the US currency and whopping Rs 3,600 crore of FII funds flowed into stock market. The rupee...
  • Rupee at fresh 10-month high, up 41 paise against dollar at 58.88 May 16, 2014

    Extending its rising streak, the rupee appreciated by 41 paise to trade at fresh 10-month high of 58.88 against the dollar in early trade on Friday on foreign capital inflows on expectations of stable government at the Centre. The rupee had gained 39 paise to close at a nearly 10-month high...
  • Haryana farmers angry over 40 paise compensation despite petitions March 3, 2014

    While the Jat population in Haryana rejoiced over the Cabinet nod to reservation in government jobs, farmers in the state cried apathy at the hands of Bhupinder Singh Hooda government. The Congress government in state is facing flak as many of the farmers have got meagre compensation for crop damage...
  • Rupee up 21 paise to end at 62.22 vs US dollar February 11, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday rose 21 paise, logging its best daily gain in two weeks, to end at 62.22 after trade gap narrowed in January and the dollar fell ahead of Fed Reserve chief Janet Yellen's testimony to US Congress. Fresh dollar selling by exporters and some banks also helped...
  • Sensex advances by 46 points as rate sensitive stocks post gains January 21, 2014

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark index Sensex rose further by 46 points on sustained buying by funds in bluechips led by banks ahead of the RBI monetary policy meet amid a firming global trend. The 30-share index, which had gained 142 poins in the previous session, advanced by 46.07 points, or 0.22...
  • Rupee up 34 paise against dollar in early trade January 13, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Monday strengthened by 34 paise to 61.56 against the dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on selling of the US currency by exporters. Besides, a strong opening in the domestic equity market, dollar's weakness against other currencies overseas on worse-than-expected US jobs data...
  • Rupee falls 39 paise to 61.27, fails to hold initial gains August 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Failing to hold on to initial gains, the rupee on Monday fell 39 paise to end at 61.27 against the dollar, near a record low, on heavy demand for the US currency from importers. The rupee opened higher at 60.48 a dollar from the previous close of 60.88 at...
  • Rupee drops 18 paise against dollar in late morning trade March 26, 2013

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee dropped by 18 paise to 54.35 against the American currency in the late morning trade on fresh demand for the greenback from banks and importers in view of firm dollar in overseas market. The rupee resumed lower at 54.25 per dollar as against the last closing level...
  • Petrol price hiked by 35 paise per litre January 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Petrol price was on Tuesday evening hiked by about 35 paise per litre in line with firming raw material cost. Petrol will cost Rs 67.56 per litre in Delhi with effect from midnight Tuesday, industry sources said. Prices vary from city to city due to differential local sales tax...
  • 'Do Paise..' will be a tribute to Dev Anand December 18, 2011

    New Delhi: Deepti Naval says her directorial venture 'Do Paise Ki Dhoop, Chaar Aane Ki Baarish', which is expected to hit screens next year, will be a homage to the late Dev Anand. The film, now in its post-production stage, is about the intertwining lives of an ageing prostitute (Manisha...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai June 29, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India at 9. ...
  • The humble 25 paise coin fades into history June 29, 2011

    New Delhi: Wednesday was the last date to exchange your 25 paise coins with the banks. Starting July, the humble 25 paisa will no longer be accepted as a legal tender anywhere. "We used to get many things with 25 paise," said two ladies. "Used to eat paan and all...It had value...
  • Rupee appreciates by 9 paise against $ October 4, 2006

    Mumbai: The rupee appreciated by about nine paise against the US currency in early trade on heavy dollar sales by foreign banks as well as a few state-owned banks coupled with fairly good dollar inflows on Wednesday. In quiet active trade at the interbank foreign exchange (Forex) market, the...
  • Indian bird flu vaccine @ 35 paise August 28, 2006

    Bhopal: A vaccine to prevent avian flu developed by a Bhopal-based research institute could be available for as cheap as 35 paise per dose, official sources said. Developed by the High Security Animal Disease Laboratory (HSADL), it is the first vaccine against avian flu in the country. HSADL, which has the...