Business and Economy

Monday, October 25, 2021Rupee settles 18 paise lower at 75.08 against US dollar

Mumbai, Oct 25: The rupee ended 18 paise lower at 75.08 (provisional) against the US currency on Monday due to a spike in crude oil prices and a stronger greenback against key rivals overseas.

At the interbank forex market, the local unit opened on a weak note at 74.98 and witnessed an intra-day high of 74.97 and a low of 75.10 against the American currency during day trade.

The local unit


Monday, October 25, 2021Sensex falls by over 100 points

Mumbai, Oct 25: The BSE Sensex was seen under pressure for the fifth straight session on Monday, as it declined by 104 points at 60,717.24 in the opening trade as selling was seen across the board.

The Nifty too eased by 40 pts at 18,074.90.

The Sensex registered the days high and low at 61,404.99 and 60,710.95 points respectively.

The Nifty recorded the days high and low at 18,241.40 an


Saturday, October 23, 2021Petrol, diesel prices hiked for fourth consecutive day

New Delhi, Oct 23: Petrol and diesel prices were hiked for the fourth consecutive day across the country on Saturday.
With a hike of Rs 0.35, the petrol prices increased to Rs 107.24 per litre in the national capital while the price of diesel was raised by the same amount to Rs 95.97 per litre.
In Mumbai, petrol and diesel prices per litre stand at Rs 113.12 and Rs 104.00 respectively.
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Friday, October 22, 2021Rupee rises 8 paise to 74.79 against US dollar in early trade

NEW DELHI: The Indian rupee appreciated 8 paise to 74.79 against the US dollar in opening trade on Friday, tracking a positive trend in domestic equities.

At the interbank foreign exchange, the rupee opened at 74.82 against the dollar, then edged higher to 74.79, registering a rise of 8 paise over its previous close.

The rupee on Thursday ended on a flat note at 74.87 against the US dolla


Friday, October 22, 2021#Market_Update || Sensex up over 200 points

Mumbai, Oct 22: The BSE Sensex on Friday bounced back by 262 points at 61,186.07 in early trade as fresh buying was seen in Consumer Discretionary Goods and Services, Energy and FMCG stocks.

The Nifty too moved up by 102.65 pts at 18,280.75.

The sensex registered days high and low at 61,420.13 and 61,005.56 pts respectively.

The Nifty recorded days high and low at 18,314.25 and 18,204.20


Friday, October 22, 2021Fuel prices increased again

New Delhi, Oct 22: Fuel prices rallied to their highest ever level as oil marketing companies increased prices of petrol and diesel on Friday.

This is the third hike this week. The prices were kept unchanged on Monday and Tuesday.

In the national capital, the petrol and diesel prices were increased by 35 paise each.

Post hike, petrol in Delhi was available at Rs 106.89 per litre while di