The 7.17 per cent 10-year benchmark bond maturing in 2028 dropped to Rs 95.77 from Rs 95.9250 previously, while its yield edged up to 7.81 per cent from 7.79 per cent.
A government constituted committee has submitted recommendations for short and long term measures to prevent illegal cultivation of Herbicide Tolerant (HT) cotton in the country, the Rajya Sabha was informed.
South-based private sector lender Federal Bank has received the regulatory nod to open offices in Bahrain, Kuwait and Singapore, but is awaiting local clearances before it starts operations, a top official has said.
RBI has directed co-operative banks of all categories to create Investment Fluctuation Reserve (IFR) with a view to guard against unforseen fluctuations in market and remain solvent.
The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) announcement launching a new series of 100-rupee denomination notes has been greeted with trepidation by the major companies engaged in the manufacture and supply of Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) in the country.
The country's foreign exchange reserves declined USD 734.5 million to USD 405.075 billion for the week ended July 13, Reserve Bank data showed today.
RBI told SC that allowing dealings in crypto currencies like Bitcoins would encourage illegal transactions.
The 6.68 per cent government security maturing in 2031 declined to Rs 89.5750 from Rs 89.63, while its yield inched up to 7.97 per cent from 7.96 per cent.
The rupee rose to 69.01 from yesterday's record closing level of 69.05 at the interbank foreign exchange here.
Gandhi cautioned govts, including the Centre, against frequently using "administrative tools" of farm loan waivers, as he stressed on maintaining credit discipline.