After hitting an intra-day high of 63.72, the home currency retreated sharply towards the tail-end of trade on renewed dollar pressure and settled with a modest 4 paise loss at 64.06. Investors were also miffed as the fiscal deficit target for FY2018 was extended to 3.5% of GDP in the Budget, from 3.2% pegged earlier.
Bond yields hardened as well during the early trading hours of Friday expecting a hawkish stance from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).They cooled off only after reports that the central bank will conduct open market operations and buybacks.
Maruti Suzuki India, Reliance Industries, Bharti Airtel, HPCL, Axis Bank, Indiabulls Housing Finance, GAIL, Bajaj Auto, Bajaj Finance and UltraTech Cement fell 4-6 percent in the Nifty pack. Global markets, too, traded in the red owing to inflation fears and rising U.S. bond yields.
How is Groundhog Day celebrated? The marathon started at 6am this morning and will continue uninterrupted until 4.45am tomorrow. Doug Sacrison traveled over 4,000 kilometers from Washington State this year to attend his first Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney.
Go Red also wants action to save more lives and was created to empower women to take charge of their heart health. For younger women, the combination of birth control pills and smoking can increase your risk by 20 percent.
Rihanna on Thursday tweeted "merci" to thank Macron for co-hosting the conference, which she is also expected to attend. The goal of the conference is to raise hundreds of millions of dollars for education in the poorest of nations.
Lockler went on to say that if you do get sick, "wash your stinkin' hands so you don't get all your babies sick!" ER Dr. Lockler also showed her viewers how to sneeze properly and minimize the risk of spreading the flu.
Police received a call about the shooting at the school in the Westlake North neighbourhood at 8.55am local time and responded. The suspect in a Los Angeles school shooting allegedly thought the gun was a toy, according to reports on Friday, Feb. 2.
After a few seconds of struggle, he smiles, causing Meghan to smile as well, leaning in to see if she can help him out. The royal couple made their first public appearance together the same month, at the Invictus Games in Toronto.
Investors and analysts widely expect the central bank will raise short-term interest rates at its next policy meeting in March. At the same time, some 18 states raised minimum wages in January and that likely added to the increase in pay.
This fits into what Fox wants to do heading forward with its over-the-air network-a push to live sports and news-oriented fare. The last two seasons, CBS and NBC paired up for the rights to air 10 Thursday night games (simulcast on the NFL Network).
Robert Mueller on February 16, 2011, as he testifies before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing in Washington, D.C. Trump has denied the notion that his campaign colluded with Moscow, and has called the investigation a "witch hunt".
Mata curled a fine cross in towards the near post from the left flank and Lukaku nipped in front of his marker to divert home. The no.7's penalty was parried by keeper Jonas Lossi, but the Chilean followed up to claim his first goal in a United shirt.
CAS nullifies lifetime Olympic bans on Russians
CAS's verdict drew a whithering response from Jim Walden, the lawyer of doping whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov . A total of 43 Russians were originally banned over doping offences at the Sochi Olympics.
More civilian causalities due to Turkish operation in Afrin
A Syrian militant in the area told The Associated Press that the Russian pilot was shot and killed when he resisted capture. Videos seen by Al Jazeera appear to show FSA fighters standing over her body in a village near the Turkish border.
Yemen PM prepares to flee Aden
The clashes came after separatist forces seized government buildings in what Yemen's prime minister called an attempted coup. The Huthi rebels, who are backed by Iran , control most of northern Yemen.