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Facing heat over crumbling economy, Pakistan's finance minister steps down

Asad Umar had been facing enormous heat - particularly from political rivals - at a time when the Pakistani economy is in absolute shambles.

Apr 18, 2019, 15:17 PM IST

Rupee rises for 3rd day; spurts 28 paise to 70 vs USD

This is the third straight session of gain for the domestic currency, during which it has strengthened by 92 paise.

Mar 07, 2019, 18:02 PM IST

Rupee sheds 30 paise against US dollar in early trade

Strength in dollar against some currencies overseas and a lower opening in domestic equities kept pressure on the domestic unit, dealers said.

Feb 26, 2019, 09:52 AM IST

Rupee gains 2 paise to 71.22 vs US dollar

Meanwhile, the benchmark BSE Sensex fell 56.40 points, or 0.16 per cent, to 35,841.95 in opening trade Friday.

Feb 22, 2019, 12:44 PM IST

Rupee plunges 110 paise to 72.42 per US dollar in early trade

On Monday, the Indian rupee tumbled 50 paise to close at 71.32 against the US dollar.

Dec 11, 2018, 10:49 AM IST

Rupee breaks 4-day winning run, drops 88 paise at 70.46 per dollar

Forex dealers said increased dollar demand from importers amid firming global crude oil prices and a strong dollar weighed on the rupee sentiment.

Dec 03, 2018, 18:13 PM IST

Rupee rises 17 paise to 70.62 against USD on easing crude prices

Forex dealers said the greenback's weakness against some currencies overseas also aided the domestic currency.

Nov 28, 2018, 18:15 PM IST

Rupee rises 39 paise to 70.30 against dollar in early trade

Traders said the weakness in the greenback against some currencies overseas and a higher opening of domestic equities supported the rupee.

Nov 26, 2018, 10:01 AM IST

Rupee strengthens 29 paise to 71.38 against US dollar

Besides, the dollar's weakness against some currencies overseas also supported the rupee.

Nov 20, 2018, 09:46 AM IST

Rupee sheds 9 paise to 72.02 against US dollar

Fresh demand for the American currency from importers amid rise in crude prices weighed on the domestic unit, dealers said.

Nov 19, 2018, 10:14 AM IST

Rupee rises 24 paise against dollar on fresh fund inflow, easing crude prices

Brent crude, the international benchmark, fell eased by 0.47 percent to USD 65.81 a barrel.

Nov 15, 2018, 09:37 AM IST

Rupee gains 8 paise to 73.24 against US dollar in early trade

On Friday, the rupee had settled 29 paise higher at 73.32 against the US dollar, amid a weakening greenback.

Oct 22, 2018, 09:41 AM IST

Rupee climbs to 73.42, gains 6 paise against US dollar

The rupee strengthened by 6 paise to 73.42 against the US dollar in early trade on Wednesday on increased selling of the American currency by exporters and banks.

Oct 17, 2018, 10:00 AM IST

Rupee falls 36 paise to 73.93 against dollar in early trade

A spurt in dollar demand from importers amid sustained foreign fund outflows also weighed on the rupee.

Oct 15, 2018, 09:56 AM IST

Rupee hits new low of 74.45 against US dollar

On Wednesday, the rupee snapped its six-session losing streak to end 18 paise higher at 74.21 against the US dollar after the American currency weakened overseas.

Oct 11, 2018, 09:41 AM IST

Rupee rises from record low, recovers 23 paise against US dollar

A higher opening of domestic equity markets too aided the recovery in the domestic unit.

Oct 10, 2018, 09:42 AM IST

Rupee slumps 33 paise to close at record low of 74.39

On Monday, the domestic unit plummeted by 30 paise to close at record low of 74.06.

Oct 09, 2018, 17:45 PM IST

Rupee slips to new low, touches 74.27 against dollar

Rupee has been on a downward spiral lately.

Oct 09, 2018, 13:52 PM IST

Rupee recovers 18 paise against US dollar

In the previous session Monday, the rupee slumped 30 paise to finish at a fresh lifetime low of 74.06 against the US dollar.

Oct 09, 2018, 09:44 AM IST

Rupee ends at record low of 74.06 against dollar

On Friday, the rupee had lost 18 paise to end at record low of 73.76.

Oct 08, 2018, 17:18 PM IST