RSS affiliate warns against full convertibility of Rupee

An RSS affiliate has warned against full convertibility of Rupee on Capital Account, saying it will adversely affect the economy that "needs controls and regulations for time being", voicing reservations over RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's views in this regard.

Does govt want rupee value to reach Advani's age, asks Congress

The Congress on Wednesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi led-government over global credit rating firm Moody dubbing the rural economy as a 'credit negative and asked whether the Centre wants the rupee value to reach Bharatiya Janata Party veteran Lal Krishna Advani's age.

Rupee will get stronger after NDA comes to power: Swamy

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said rupee will appreciate to Rs 35 per dollar from over Rs 61 in the next two years if NDA comes to power.

Nepal, India agree to allow 1,000, 500 rupee notes in Nepal

Nepal and India have agreed in principle to allow circulation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denomination Indian bank notes within Nepalese territory, ending a ban in place for over a decade.

Chidambaram takes on Narendra Modi

Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday rebuted Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s claims that the value of Rupee didn’t fall against the dollar during the NDA regime.

Many Indians opt out of Haj this year as rupee slumps

Performing Haj is set to get costlier for Indian pilgrims this year owing to the slump witnessed by the rupee.

No unanimity among economists on the IMF option

India should knock the doors of IMF in order to arrest rupee’s plunge.

Facts about Dr Rajiv Kumar

Here is a background of eminent Indian economist, Dr Rajiv Kumar, who discusses price-rise and ways to rescue the falling Indian currency on Bharat Bhagya Vidhata.

The Rupee pain

The rupee’s freefall in part can be blamed on fears that the US will scale back stimulus measures.

I am not saying anything on it now: Mamata on Land Bill

With the Land Acquisition Bill moved for consideration and passage in the Lok Sabha, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that she would not comment on it now.

Manohar Parrikar blames SC for rupee crisis

The Supreme Court is to be blamed for the current rupee crisis, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said.

Gowda blames UPA for rupee hitting all-time low

HD Deve Gowda on Wednesday blamed UPA II for the Rupee tanking to a lifetime low of 68.85 against the US Dollar.