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Market continues to be euphoric: Sensex rises over 100 points, Nifty above 11,900 on domestic, global cues; Yes Bank, Vedanta among early gainers

Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex advanced over 100 points in early trade Tuesday amid positive domestic and global cues and unabated foreign fund inflow. The 30-share index was trading 98.04 points, or 0.25 percent, higher at 39,781.33. Similarly, the broader NSE Nifty rose 24.75 points, or 0.21 percent, to 11,949.50. In the previous session on Monday, the BSE gauge ended 248.57 ... Read More »

Get ready! India’s own GPS set to hit the market early next year

PM Modi watching the 2016 launch of IRNSS-1G, the seventh satellite in a series which ensured the completion of Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System. (Picture source: http://www.narendramodi.in) Less HIGHLIGHTS Top Isro official says NavIC is more accurate than US system. NavIC (‘Navigation with Indian Constellation’ whose Hindi meaning is ‘sailor’ or ‘navigator’) is the name given by PM Modi. NavIC ... Read More »

Rupee gains 8 paise to 67.19 vs dollar in early trade

The rupee appreciated 8 paise to 67.19 against the US dollar in early trade on Wednesday on fresh selling of the American unit by exporters. Besides, a higher opening in the domestic equity market supported the rupee. However, dollar’s strength against some currencies overseas capped the gains, forex dealers said. On Tuesday, the rupee closed lower by 13 paise at ... Read More »

Rupee firms up 13 paise against dollar in early trade

Rupee strengthened by 13 paise to 66.31 against the US dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on selling of the American currency by exporters amid foreign fund inflows. Weakness in dollar against some other currencies overseas and a higher opening in the domestic equity market supported the rupee, forex traders said. The rupee had lost 11 ... Read More »