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Jan 03, 2019
Oil drops as volatile markets, supply surge unsettle investors; US crude production at record high in 2018The slowdown in China and turmoil in stock and currency markets is making investors nervous, including in oil markets.
Dec 06, 2018
Rupee drops 44 paise to 70.90 against US dollar amid sharp sell-off in equities, strengthening greenbackOn Wednesday, the rupee ticked higher by 3 paise to 70.46 against the US dollar.
Nov 09, 2018
Fed leaves rates unchanged; says US labour market continues to strengthen, economy strongUS stocks, which had rallied broadly on Wednesday after the results of the US congressional elections, turned lower as the Fed’s statement offered no indication the central bank might slow the pace of its rate increases.
Nov 05, 2018
US midterm elections 2018 will be tug of war over key issues: Factors like economy, jobs, healthcare, immigration, women to rule pollsUS midterm election has been a tug of war over key issues, but none has had a more dramatic impact on voters than Donald Trump.
Oct 31, 2018
RBI Governor Urjit Patel versus Centre: Finance ministry offers truce, but not without warning Central bank about its behaviourIt is important both for the RBI and the government to acknowledge the weakness in the economy and engage in more constructive consultations rather than using roadshows to deploy pressure tactics.
Oct 22, 2018
Global growth outlook for 2019 dims for first time; US-China trade war to trigger next downturn: PollThe latest shift in growth expectations comes on the heels of a deep sell-off in financial markets, especially emerging ones, largely driven by trade concerns.
Oct 12, 2018
Donald Trump steps up attacks on US Federal Reserve rate hikes; says 'the Fed is out of control'US President Donald Trump on Thursday escalated his attack on the Federal Reserve's interest rate increases, asserting that "the Fed is out of control" and blaming it for this week's plunge in stock prices.
Oct 11, 2018
Donald Trump says Fed has gone crazy after Dow Industrial tumbles; terms downslide 'course correction'In a brief interaction with reporters on Wednesday, when asked about the tumbling down of the stock market, Trump said he was not worried about it.
Oct 05, 2018
Rupee recovers 6 paise against US dollar ahead of RBI policy outcome, govt move to reduce oil pricesOn Thursday, the rupee crashed to a historic low of 73.81 to the dollar due to the twin-impact of capital outflows triggered by surging US Treasury yields and crude oil prices racing to a four-year high on 4 October.
Oct 04, 2018
Rupee crashes to all-time low of 73.81 on capital outflows triggered by surging US Treasury yields, rising oil pricesThe rupee has lost 110 paise or 1.51 percent in the three sessions since Monday largely due to strong demand for dollar from oil importers