Fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya on Wednesday lashed out at the central government for allegedly “discriminating” between private and state-owned airlines firm, while extending “sympathies” to the cash-strapped Jet Airways.
The rupee fell 17 paise to 69.59 against the US dollar in opening trade Tuesday on increased demand for the greenback from importers and banks.
Gold prices Friday fell Rs 170 to Rs 32,850 per 10 gram, registering its second day of decline due to subdued domestic demand.
Domestic equity benchmark BSE Sensex rose over 100 points Friday ahead of the release of key macroeconomic data and quarterly results of IT bellwethers TCS and Infosys.
The rupee depreciated by 32 paise to 69.24 against the US dollar in early trade Friday owing to increased demand for the greenback from importers and banks.
Domestic equity benchmarks opened on a cautious note Thursday as voting began in 91 constituencies across the country in the first phase of Lok Sabha election.
The rupee fell 9 paise to 69.20 against the US dollar in opening trade Thursday on increased demand for the greenback from importers and banks.
The BSE benchmark Sensex ended nearly 239 points higher Tuesday on sustained buying in banking and auto stocks towards the fag-end of the session ahead of the earnings season.
Equity benchmark indices closed in the negative zone on Monday as heavyweight scrips like Reliance Industries, State Bank of India and ITC came under selling pressure.
Gold prices surged by Rs 425 to Rs 33,215 per 10 gram in the national capital Monday due to increased buying by jewellers amid firm trend overseas.
Shareholders of Nissan Motor on Monday voted to remove former chairman Carlos Ghosn from its board amid allegations of financial misconduct.
The rupee depreciated by 37 paise to 69.60 against the US dollar in early trade Monday owing to increased demand for the greenback from importers and banks.