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Watch - When guests were showered with dollars and mobile phones at Pakistan wedding

A groom in Pakistan made his marriage memorable by showering guests with money and gifts.

Dec 20, 2017, 19:50 PM IST

FPIs remain bullish on Indian markets, pour $4 billion in July

Overseas investors have pumped a staggering USD 4 billion into the Indian capital market this month, primarily due to "better prospects" of economic growth as compared to other emerging markets.

Jul 30, 2017, 11:44 AM IST

After Russia, India most 'unequal' country globally

India is the second most 'unequal' nation in the world where millionaires, or those with net assets of USD 1 million or more, control over half of its total wealth, says a report.

Sep 04, 2016, 13:03 PM IST

Ukraine rebels pay pensioners in dollars

Ukraine`s pro-Russian rebels in battle-scarred Donetsk said Friday they had started paying dollars to pensioners who have been cut off from Kiev`s social benefits despite serving valiantly in Soviet-era wars.

Jun 12, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

FIFA says paid Ireland 5 million euros, not dollars

FIFA paid Ireland`s FA (FAI) 5 million euros to avoid a legal case over a controversial World Cup playoff defeat, 50 percent more than the $5 million it reported on Thursday at 2009 exchange rates,

Jun 05, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

Gold in feces worth millions: Study

Human feces contains gold, silver and other metals which could be worth hundreds of millions of dollars, say scientists who are investigating ways to extract the precious metals from poop.

Mar 24, 2015, 15:12 PM IST

India-Arab nations keen to pave new path for economic ties

Projects worth billions of dollars, notably in energy, railways and finance were discussed at the two-day India-Arab Partnership Conference that concluded here Thursday in what was the first engagement on this scale for Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s government with the 22-member Arab League.

Nov 28, 2014, 13:43 PM IST

Rupee fails to maintain initial gains, trades at 61.84

The rupee failed to maintain initial gains against the American currency due to mild demand for dollars from banks and importers and was quoted at 61.84 in the late morning trade.

Nov 27, 2014, 11:43 AM IST

FIIs pull out Rs 800 crore from stock market

Foreign investors were gross buyers of equities worth Rs 20,252 crore till October 10 and sellers to the tune of Rs 21,038 crore -- a net outflow of Rs 786 crore (USD 128 million).

Oct 12, 2014, 10:58 AM IST

Bullish on India, asset managers see billions of dollars flowing in

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits US, fund managers from India and abroad expect improving sentiments and impressive returns from Indian markets to help attract billions of dollars flowing into the country's asset management industry.

Sep 26, 2014, 14:37 PM IST

FIIs pump in Rs 9,000 crore in first week of September

Market analysts maintain that overseas investors have been betting on the Indian market mainly on account of the reforms agenda of the new government at the Centre.

Sep 07, 2014, 10:43 AM IST

FII inflows hit $30bn for 2014; cumulative crosses $200-bn mark

Betting big on the government's reforms agenda, net investments by overseas investors into India so far this year reached USD 30-billion level.

Aug 31, 2014, 10:50 AM IST

FIIs pump in Rs 22K cr this month

Market analysts believe that foreign investors have been betting on the Indian market mainly on reform agenda of the new government at the Centre.

Jul 20, 2014, 10:51 AM IST

RBI net buys $1.86bn in spot forex market for 2nd month in May

The Reserve Bank became net purchaser of dollars for the second consecutive month in May this fiscal buying USD 1.786 billion from the spot market.

Jul 11, 2014, 16:41 PM IST

Modi effect: Forex reserves up $11 billion since April

In May so far, FIIs have poured in USD 4.4 billion into equity and debt markets, as per data from SEBI.

May 25, 2014, 15:59 PM IST

FIIs pour in Rs 14,000 cr in May

Given the decisive political mandate, analysts believe that Indian markets have the potential to get more inflows.

May 25, 2014, 11:20 AM IST

India Inc invested $5.58 bn in overseas markets in April

Overseas direct investment by Indian companies stood at USD 5.58 billion in April 2014, much lower than in the year-ago period.

May 19, 2014, 17:36 PM IST

Japan banks warn of shrinking profits after strong year

Top three banks of Japan warned that their inflated bottom lines would shrink this year, inspite of posting profits.

May 14, 2014, 18:11 PM IST

India's forex reserves down $1.08 bn

India's foreign exchange (forex) reserves decreased by $1.08 billion to $277.72 billion for the week ended Aug 23, according to data released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

Aug 31, 2013, 17:55 PM IST

Bollywood flick ‘Dollars’ audition to be held in Dubai

Sameer Khan, who recently announced his plans to direct a UAE-set action drama, ‘Dollars’, is auditioning for actors to play “strong supporting roles” in his debut venture.

Jan 22, 2013, 17:01 PM IST