Major currencies down

Mumbai, March 22 -- Following were the indicative currency rates and travellers' cheques buying and selling rates per unit. CURRENCY NAME BUY SALE UAE DIRHAM 17.0024 19.8709 AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR 44.3... Read More

Sensex down by 81.70 pts

Mumbai, March 22 -- The benchmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) on Friday slipped by 81.70 points at 38,305.05 on profit booking by local operators at higher level. The Nifty of National Sto... Read More

Chennai Oil Market Rates

Chennai, March 22 -- Following are the rates in the Chennai Oil Market here today. Castor 12,500 Gingelly 2600 Ground Nut 1100 Coconut 2850/3186 Vanaspathi 1220/1300 Kernal 4950/5000 Oilcakes Groundn... Read More

Rupee up by 18 paise against USD

Mumbai, March 22 -- The Rupee on Friday moved up by 18 paise to 68.64 against the US Dollar in opening trade on fresh selling of US Dollars by bankers and exporters, dealers at forex market said. ... Read More

Education critical to ensure future of forests: UN

Geneva, March 22 -- The United Nations on Friday drew attention to the vital role that forests play in addressing some of the world's greatest environmental challenges and the importance of tackling t... Read More

PM pushes hashtag 'Janta Maaf Nahi Karegi' : Flays Sam Pitroda remarks

New Delhi, March 22 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday lashed out at Congress for what he said 'kick starting' the Pakistan National Day celebrations for questioning Balakot anti-terror aerial ... Read More

Intense battle of ballots on cards in Amethi this elections

Amethi, March 22 -- An intense battle of ballots, round two, is on the cards in Amethi, when Congress president Rahul Gandhi would take on Union textile minister Smriti Irani in the 2019 Lok Sabha pol... Read More

Election campaigning slowly picking up momentum in Manipur

Imphal, March 22 -- The two phase election to elect two MPs from Manipur is witnessing election campaigning by candidates, supporters. The filing of nomination papers is also not taking place as exp... Read More

Tripura CM confident of NDA's return seeing candidates list

Agartala, March 22 -- The BJP Tripura state committee president and Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb today asserted that the saffron party will bring an exceptionally good result in the Northeast and W... Read More

Malaysian peacekeepers in Lebanon proud to serve their homeland

Beirut, March 22 -- Peacekeepers from Malaysia serving under the United Nations flag in Lebanon face a "a totally new experience" according to the commander of the Malaysian contingent in the country.... Read More