Rupee breaches 70 per USD mark for first time in history, plunges 15 paise against US dollar to record low

Rupee breaches 70 per USD mark for first time in history, plunges 15 paise against US dollar to record low

The Indian rupee broke the 70 per US dollar mark after opening marginally higher on Tuesday on the interbank foreign exchange market for the first time in history.

Vistara Freedom Fares Sale: Book tickets for as low as Rs 1,099; check how to get extra 5% cashback
Vistara Freedom Fares Sale: Book tickets for as low as Rs 1,099; check how to get extra 5% cashback

Vistara Freedom Fares sale: Air carrier Vistara is offering a huge discount on the booking of flight tickets with fares starting at Rs 1,099.

Top 10 mutual funds which may give superior returns in the long term
Top 10 mutual funds which may give superior returns in the long term

Historically mutual funds have provided 12% to 15% return per annum, which means that if money is invested now in one of these funds at 15% annual return rate, the initial investment kitty would double in size after a few years.

Tata Steel shares zoom 3% on stellar Q1 show as profit doubles, should you buy or sell stock?
Tata Steel shares zoom 3% on stellar Q1 show as profit doubles, should you buy or sell stock?

Shares of India’s steel giant Tata Steel rose by as much as 3.2% after the company’s net profit more than doubled in the latest quarter. We take a look at what brokerages have to say.

Turkish lira turmoil making RBI's inflation-targeting job difficult as rupee suffers collateral damage
Turkish lira turmoil making RBI's inflation-targeting job difficult as rupee suffers collateral damage

A selloff in Turkey’s lira spread to other emerging market currencies, with the rupee losing the most since September 2013. Earlier this month, the RBI raised rates to the highest in two years against the backdrop of an economy that’s growing faster than any other major nation.

Sponsored: 3 reasons why you should invest in a Direct Mutual Fund plan and not a regular plan
Sponsored: 3 reasons why you should invest in a Direct Mutual Fund plan and not a regular plan

Investing in direct plans of mutual funds helps saves you thousands in commissions. Platforms like Orowealth.com are a good option to start investing.

Al-Qaeda's AQIS 'ideologically inclined' to carry out attacks in India, says United Nations report
Al-Qaeda's AQIS 'ideologically inclined' to carry out attacks in India, says United Nations report

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), the terror group's newest affiliate, is "ideologically inclined" to carry out attacks inside India but its capability is believed to be low and is relatively isolated owing to increased security measures in the region, according to a UN report.

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Pink Bollworm attack: Maharashtra farmers stare at missing 12 lakh bales
Pink Bollworm attack: Maharashtra farmers stare at missing 12 lakh bales

Maharashtra's cotton crop is likely to be hit this year, thanks to the Pink Bollworm attack again. From a crop size of 82 lakh bales last season, the crop is likely to reduce to 70 lakh bales if the farmers remove cotton after 2 pickings.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

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SAGITTARIUS Your creative energy should now be at a peak, but not perhaps because the stars are all on your side. On the contrary, challenging romantic stars remind us of the cliché that all great art stems from… read more

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