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Nepal bans higher denomination Indian currency notes

The Nepal government has banned the use of Indian currency notes of Rs 2,000, Rs 500 and Rs 200 denominations, according to a media report.

Dec 14, 2018, 13:44 PM IST

No currency shortage, printing of notes ramped up, says RBI

An unusual spurt in currency demand in states like UP, MP, AP as well as poll-bound Karnataka led to dry ATMs in several parts of the country.

Apr 17, 2018, 20:33 PM IST

Abolish Rs 500, 1,000 notes to curb black money: Chandrababu Naidu

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday reiterated his demand for immediately abolishing currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denominations to check black money in the country.

Oct 12, 2016, 18:33 PM IST

Forex reserves surge to record high of $359.759 bn

India's foreign exchange reserves surged by a whopping USD 4.2 billion to touch a record high of USD 359.759 billion in the week ended April 1, mainly on account of rise in foreign currency assets, the Reserve Bank said today.

Apr 09, 2016, 00:04 AM IST

Shiv Sena announces award of 2 lakh for Hindu families with 5 kids

The Agra unit of the Shiv Sena has announced a reward of Rs 2 lakh for every Hindu family which has five children.

Aug 29, 2015, 16:21 PM IST

BCCI wastes lakhs by adjourning Working Committee meeting: Report

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has ended up wasting lakhs of rupees after their decision to adjourn the Working Committee meeting to be held in Kolkata on Friday.

Aug 29, 2015, 14:10 PM IST

Rupee trims initial gains, still up 8 paise

The domestic unit resumed higher at 61.15 per dollar as against yesterday's level of 61.31 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market.

Oct 22, 2014, 11:35 AM IST

Rupee gains 8 paise to 61.28 against dollar in early trade

The domestic currency had gained 8 paise to close at a one-week high of 61.36 against the dollar in yesterday's trade in line with rally in stocks.

Oct 21, 2014, 10:01 AM IST

Rupee gains 25 paise to 61.19 against dollar in early trade

The domestic currency had bounced back by 39 paise to close at 61.44 against the dollar on Friday.

Oct 20, 2014, 10:37 AM IST

Rupee down 15 paise to 61.56 against dollar

The rupee lost 15 paise to 61.56 against the US dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange due to increased demand for the US currency from importers amidst capital outflows.

Oct 16, 2014, 09:52 AM IST

Rupee up 8 paise to 61.27 against dollar in early trade

The rupee recovered by 8 paise to 61.27 against the US dollar in early trade on Monday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on fresh selling of the American currency.

Oct 13, 2014, 10:47 AM IST

Rupee trims initial losses, still down by 8 paise vs dollar

The rupee had gained 35 paise to close at over one-week high of 61.05 against the dollar yesterday.

Oct 10, 2014, 09:47 AM IST

Rupee down 5 paise to 61.48 against dollar in early trade

The rupee yesterday appreciated by 18 paise to close at 61.43 against the Greenback.

Oct 08, 2014, 11:12 AM IST

Rupee up 18 paise Vs dollar at 61.43

The rupee on Tuesday ended higher by 18 paise to 61.43 against the dollar on sustained selling of the US currency by banks and exporters.

Oct 07, 2014, 18:30 PM IST

RBI allows ECB lenders to extend loans in rupees

Relaxing norms for external borrowings, the RBI Wednesday allowed ECB lenders can now extend loans in Indian Rupees to domestic businesses.

Sep 03, 2014, 20:51 PM IST

RBI to shortly issue Rs 1000 banknotes without inset letter

The Reserve Bank would shortly issue Rs 1,000 denomination banknotes without inset letter in the Mahatma Gandhi series-2005.

May 29, 2014, 21:03 PM IST

Top 500 cos raise Rs 20K-cr debt for dividend payouts in FY'14

Aggressive dividend payouts by top 500 companies has seen 419 of them together borrowing around Rs 20,000 crore, while paying around Rs 1.2 trillion (Rs 1.2 lakh crore) in FY'14, according to India Ratings.

May 23, 2014, 18:47 PM IST

Kasab may have to forgo Rs 5,800 seized from him

Ajmal Kasab, the lone Pakistani gunman of the 26/11 Mumbai terror strikes to be captured alive, might have to forgo Rs 5,800 seized from him by police at the time of his arrest.

Apr 30, 2010, 11:00 AM IST

RBI issues draft norms for detection of soiled currency notes

To improve the quality of currency notes in the country, the Reserve Bank came out with a draft guideline for mechanical detection of notes unfit for circulation and replacing them with new ones on Wednesday.

Dec 23, 2009, 21:11 PM IST

Top 10 firms lose Rs 40K cr in a week; NMDC suffers most

The top 10 companies saw their market capitalisation dipping by over Rs 40,000 crore last week with NMDC losing the most.

Nov 29, 2009, 13:38 PM IST