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Rupee Starts On A Weak Note, Hurt By A Re-Energised Dollar On US Rate Hike Risks

Rupee Today: Rupee starts on the backfoot on dollar’s sharp rise The rupee started on a weak note early on Monday, tracking a re-energised dollar after blockbuster US jobs data pushed expectations for a bigger-sized Federal Reserve rate hike, hurting global risk assets. Bloomberg quoted the rupee last at 79.4788 against the greenback, after opening weaker… Read More »

Builders See Short-Term Impact On Housing Sales On Higher Home Loan Rate

Builders see short-term impact on housing sales on likely hike in home loan rate New Delhi: The RBI’s decision to hike repo rate is likely to have an affect on housing sales, especially in affordable and mid-income categories, according to real estate developers and consultants. The RBI’s decision to raise the benchmark lending rate by… Read More »

School Drop-Out Rate Decreasing Across All Levels: Centre In Lok Sabha

The school drop-out rate is continuously decreasing at all levels of education, according to minister. New Delhi: School drop-out rate is continuously decreasing in the country at all levels of education, including primary, upper primary and secondary, the government informed Lok Sabha on Friday. Union Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani said this in… Read More »