09 Jan 2015
Mumbai: The rupee strengthened by 32 paise at over four-week high of 62.35 against the dollar in morning trade on Friday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on sustained selling of US currency by exporters and banks amid higher opening in the domestic equity market.
26 Nov 2014
Boston : Scientists have discovered two common genetic variants that are associated with memory performance. An international research team including scientists from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) found genetic variants near the Apolipoprotein E gene, known to harbour an increased risk of dementia (especially Alzheimer's disease), were associated with poorer memory performance, mostly so in the oldest participants.
24 Oct 2014
New York: Forget energy drinks, athletes may now rely on a more organic drink to enhance their performance beetroot juice. In addition to improving athletic performance, research also found that beetroot juice can improve the quality of life for heart patients.
07 Jan 2015
Mumbai: The rupee gained 15 paise to 63.42 on fresh selling of US currency by banks on hopes of resumption of capital inflows in view of recovery in the equity market despite higher dollar in overseas markets.
17 Dec 2014
Mumbai: Extending its losses for the third straight day, the rupee fell by 34 paise to trade at fresh 13-month low of 63.87 against the dollar in morning trade on Wednesday as US currency strengthened overseas amid increased capital outflows.
28 Dec 2014
Lucknow: Attributing BJP's good performance in recent Assembly elections to Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said it is due to the Prime Minister's popularity that the party has come to power in three states and was heading towards forming a government in Jammu and Kahsmir.
08 Jan 2015
Washington: Hailing the revival of economy and jobs growth in US, President Barack Obama has said that the worst of the crisis is over and there is no looking back.
02 Oct 2012
The fall in current account deficit (CAD) will give support to the rupee, a research report by brokerage firm Nomura said.
05 Jan 2015
Mumbai: The rupee staged a mild recovery but was still trading lower by eight paise to 63.37 against the American currency in late morning trade on fresh dollar demand from banks and importers on the back of higher greenback in the overseas market.
18 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Stock markets are expected to remain bullish in the week ahead and corporate earnings from blue-chips like ITC and HUL would continue to dictate the trend on the bourses, say experts.