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President Kovind, PM Modi wish K Chandrasekhar Rao on birthday

Feb 17 2018

Kovind and PM Modi conveyed their birthday wishes to Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

Iran President Rouhani to come on three-day India visit

Feb 14 2018

Rouhani will come on a three-day visit to India starting Thursday at the invitation of Modi, the External Affairs Ministry announced.

Women who got free LPG connections share experience with Preside

Feb 13 2018

Over 100 poor women from 27 states who received free cooking gas LPG connections, under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, met President Kovind and PM Narendra Modi.

PM to reply to debate on motion of thanks to Prez address in LS

Feb 06 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to reply to the debate on the motion of thanks to the president's address in the Lok Sabha tomorrow, BJP sources said today.

PM Modi, Sachin Tendulkar hail India Under 19 team

Feb 03 2018

"Absolutely thrilled by the stupendous achievement of our young cricketers. Congratulations to them on winning the Under-19 World Cup.," tweeted PM.

President, PM pay homage to Mahatma on death anniversary

Jan 30 2018

Kovind and Modi paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his 70th death anniversary at Gandhi Smriti here.

Beating Retreat marks end of R Day celebrations with foot-tapping

Jan 29 2018

The function began with Kovind arriving at the venue, his first appearance as the Head of State during Beating Retreat ceremony.

Railways main mode of transport even today: Kovind

Jan 29 2018

President Ram Nath Kovind said the Railways remained the main mode of transport in the country which was why investment in the sector was continuously being enhanced.

Prez bids for simultaneous polls for LS, Assemblies

Jan 29 2018

Kovind strongly pitched for simultaneous elections to Parliament and the state assemblies, saying frequent polls posed a "huge burden" on resources.

Bamboo excluded from tree category to benefit NE people: Prez

Jan 29 2018

President Kovind said bamboo has been excluded from the category of tree, thus allowing it to be cut, transported and used, benefiting lakhs of people in the Northeast.

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US dollar ends higher against rupee

Mumbai: The US dollar ended sharply higher against the rupee at 64.21/22 per dollar and the pound sterling also finished higher at Rs 90.34/36 per pound at the close of the Interbank Foreign Exchange (forex) market here today.

Following are the Interbank forex and RBI rates: (In Rs per unit) Unit   Interbank   RBI Reference US Dollar  64.21/22  US Dollar  Rs 63.9097 Pound Sterling  90.34/36  Euro       Rs 80.1683 Euro   80.18/20 Japanese Yen (100) 60.50/52



Approves Allotment Of 24.9 Mn Shares On Preferential Basis To 8 Investors

Approves Allotment Of 24.9 Mn Shares At Rs 1,726.05/Share


To invest in Zoomcar India, Zoomcar Inc, U.S.

To invest Rs 176 cr in Zoomcar India

Initial investment in Zoomcar India likely to be completed by Feb 20

Additional investment in Zoomcar India expected to be completed by Aug 31

Co’s stake to increase to 16%


RBI inspection had found diversion of funds within group firms

Funds to the tune of Rs 525 cr given to intermediary borrowing cos

Religare Finvest increased corporate loan book against RBI’s directions

RBI has asked for clarity on rollover of fixed deposits with a bank

Findings suggested continued weakness of internal controls

Economic Times Reports


SC Allows Sale Of Fortis Health Shares Pledged With Lenders

SC allows Axis Bank, Yes Bank to sell, transfer pledged share of Fortis

Earlier, SC had restrained financial institutions from selling pledged shares

Business Standard Reports


Granted European GMP certification from Hungarian regulators for Mfg plant at Goa

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