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Former TT champ Martin to retire after world championships        Gill, Rana are about to shock the world: KKR chief mentor Hussey        Electrical equipment mkt may grow at 12 pc annually to reach USD 72 bn by 2025        Small cars too need adequate number of airbags to ensure safety, says Gadkari        Taliban-run Kabul municipality to female workers: Stay home        Nepal observes Constitution Day; PM Deuba vows to protect, implement statute        Adityanath releases report card; says UP has seen complete transformation under BJP rule        BJP uses Taliban, Afghanistan, Pakistan to garner votes: Mehbooba        Charanjit Singh Channi to be next CM of Punjab        Boxing: Mohammad Hussamuddin sails into QF        Leading garment exporter Kitex Group to invest Rs 2,400 cr in Telangana        Taliban continue restrictive policies on women's education, resume secondary school lessons only for male students        Sidhu is a 'friend of Pakistan', will oppose if he is appointed CM: Amarinder Singh        Schools in Kerala to reopen from Nov 1        Amarinder Singh resigns as Punjab CM, says will not accept Sidhu for top post        Sachin stuns World Championships medallist Gaurav Bidhuri        Sensex, Nifty snap winning streak, end in red        Rahul attacks BJP govt over unemployment issue        International community must think carefully, consult before giving acceptance to new Kabul regime: PM Modi        Kerala to allot 36.84 acres land to TCS, aims to create 10,000 jobs        
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Business News
Rupee inches 3 paise higher to 73.03 against US dollar in early trade
 
Mumbai: The Indian rupee inched higher by 2 paise to 73.03 against the US dollar in opening trade on Friday, despite a sustained rally in domestic equities.

Forex traders said the local unit is trading in a narrow range as strengthening crude oil prices and dollar demand is offsetting the impact of upbeat domestic equities.

At the interbank foreign exchange, the rupee opened at 73.05 against the dollar, then surged higher to 73.03, up 3 paise over its previous close.

On Thursday, the rupee had settled at 73.06 against the US dollar.

Meanwhile, the dollar index, which gauges the greenback's strength against a basket of six currencies, was down 0.01 per cent at 92.21.

Foreign institutional investors were net buyers in the capital market on Thursday as they purchased shares worth Rs 348.52 crore, as per exchange data.

On the domestic equity market front, BSE Sensex was trading 251.67 points or 0.44 per cent higher at 58,104.21, while the broader NSE Nifty advanced 70.65 points or 0.41 per cent to 17,304.80.

Meanwhile, global oil benchmark Brent crude futures rose 0.01 per cent to USD 73.04 per barrel.

On the macroeconomic front, India's exports jumped 45.17 per cent to USD 33.14 billion in August on account of healthy growth in segments like engineering, petroleum products, gems and jewellery and chemicals, even as the trade deficit widened to USD 13.87 billion.

Imports in August rose 51.47 per cent to USD 47.01 billion, as against USD 31.03 billion in the corresponding month of 2020, according to the commerce ministry's provisional data.


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KERALA NEWS
Schools in Kerala to reopen from Nov 1
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Kerala to allot 36.84 acres land to TCS, aims to create 10,000 jobs
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INTERNATIONAL NEWS
Taliban-run Kabul municipality to female workers: Stay home
 Kabul, Sep 19 (AP) Female employees in the Kabul city government have been told to stay home, with w
Nepal observes Constitution Day; PM Deuba vows to protect, implement statute
Taliban continue restrictive policies on women's education, resume secondary school lessons only for male students
International community must think carefully, consult before giving acceptance to new Kabul regime: PM Modi
NATIONAL NEWS
Adityanath releases report card; says UP has seen complete transformation under BJP rule
 Lucknow, Sep 19 (PTI) Asserting that Uttar Pradesh has undergone a complete transformation under his
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Sidhu is a 'friend of Pakistan', will oppose if he is appointed CM: Amarinder Singh
Rahul attacks BJP govt over unemployment issue
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