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  • Rupee slips below 68-mark v/s dollar

    Mumbai : The rupee went into a tailspin by plunging 56 paise on Tuesday, the second biggest single-day fall of 2018, to end at a new 16-month low of 68.07 as panic dollar demand rattled currency market.

  • Sensex tanks 351 points

    Mumbai : The global sell-off in equities, triggered by further escalation of global trade war fears, weighed on the benchmark indices as they erased the modest early session gains and dropped sharply to end over 1 per cent lower each on risk aversion, dealers said.

  • Sensex surges 611 points on firm global relief rally

    Mumbai : The BSE Sensex on Monday jumped 611 points, its biggest single-day gain in two years, in line with a global rally after the latest US jobs report assuaged fears around inflation and faster rate hikes.

  • GST impact, global cues to set market trajectory

    Mumbai : The impact of Goods and Services Tax (GST), coupled with global cues, are expected to determine the trajectory of key domestic stock exchanges in the upcoming week.

  • Markets conquers new peaks, Nifty closes above 9,500-mark

    The 30-share Sensex also opened on a strong footing and zoomed to a new peak of 30,591.55, before winding up 260.48 points, or 0.86 per cent higher at 30,582.60, breaching its previous record close of 30,322.12 points,

  • Sensex snaps two-day winning spell on rupee rout, F&O expiry

    Mumbai, : Snapping its two-day rising trend, the Sensex slumped 192 points to finish below the 26,000-level due to profit-booking on the last day of November contracts and a fragile rupee, which hit record low against the dollar, reports PTI. The rupee plunged to a fresh life-time low of 68.86 (intra-day) against the greenback, surpassing its previous low of 68.85 tested on August 28, 2013.  It ended the day at 68.73, down 17