Representational photo: Indian Rupee, US Dollar

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Rupee Closes At 74.47 Against Dollar; Biggest One-Day Fall In 20-Months

The Indian rupee saw a decline of 105 paise against one US dollar, on April 7 markets shuts at 74.47 making it the biggest fall in last 20-months. However, the RBI's status quo on repo rate remains firm. According to a Research analyst Saif Mukadam, the depreciation is fuelled due to new lockdown restrictions. Besides, the Central government claims that the economic growth remains uncertain due to lockdown.

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 08:19 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Indian Currency, Rupee, Dollar, Covid-19 Lockdown, RBI, repo rate

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

Tirath Singh Rawat

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U'Khand CM Rawat Now Says People Should've Produced 20 Kids For More Ration

Days after the ‘ripped jeans’ remark, Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat has sparked another controversy by saying people should have produced more children to avail extra ration during lockdown. Rawat said people having less children are jealous of those having more, and they should have produced 20 children while they had time. Speaking at a Nainital event, Rawat stated that parents having 20 children got one quintal ration while those… read-more

Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - 12:24 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Uttarakhand, Tirath Singh Rawat, Covid-19 Lockdown, Ration

Courtesy: India Today

Representational photo: Crime against women.

Photo: SheThePeople

Delhi Suffers One Murder, Four Rape Every 20-Hours; Report Reveals

Recent reports have revealed that Delhi witnessed 1,699 rape cases, 2,186 molestation cases and 65 sexual assault cases against children in 2020. Breaking down the data, Delhi reportedly, experienced a rape every five-hours. Surprisingly, only 2% of accused persons were strangers to the victims, said commissioner SN Shrivastava. Moreover, murders and car theft took place every 19-hours and 15 minutes. However, the cases count have reduced… read-more

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 01:56 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Delhi, Police Commissioner SN Shrivastava, Sexual Assault, Rape Case, Covid-19 Lockdown

Courtesy: Hindustan Times