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Rupee has jumped 10 paise to 73.91 against US dollar
Business, International, National News

Rupee has jumped 10 paise to 73.91 against US dollar

Mumbai: Rising for the fourth straight session, the rupee appreciated by 10 paise to close at nearly a month high of 73.91 against the US dollar on Wednesday as positive development on the corona virus vaccine front enthused investor sentiment. At the interbank forex market, the domestic unit opened at 73.98 against the greenback and witnessed an intra-day high of 73.88 and a low of 74.02. The local unit finally closed at 73.91 against the American currency, registering a rise of 10 paise over its previous close. On Tuesday, the rupee had climbed 10 paise to close at 74.01 against the US dollar. The domestic unit had closed at 73.87 against the greenback on October 28. Traders said risk appetite increased on news that US President-elect Joe Biden plans to nominate former Federal Res...
Vedantu will provide tele-education jointly with Airtel
Business, Education

Vedantu will provide tele-education jointly with Airtel

Gurgaon: Airtel Digital TV, the DTH arm of Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”) and Vedantu, the pioneer in LIVE online learning, today announced an innovative partnership to make quality education accessible to students across India by leveraging the deep reach of Airtel. In a statement, the company said that under the partnership, two dedicated DTH channels – Vedantu Materclasses – will be available exclusively to the 17 MnAirtel Digital TV customers at the highly affordable price of Rs. 4 per day.  The channels will cater to students from Classes 6 to 10 and Classes 11 to 12 respectively and will cover Maths and Science. The learning will be delivered by best-in-class faculty including graduates from IIT and AIIMS with proven track records in teaching. The medium of teaching will be a mix of...
Webinar for Digital Business & Investment organised in Jammu
Business, Job Updates, State News

Webinar for Digital Business & Investment organised in Jammu

Jammu: A webinar was organised by Jammu and Kashmir Government in association with D K Bakshi Founder and Director, Global Kashmiri Pandit Business Foundation (GKPBF) to serve as a platform for the first-ever Digital Business and Investor meet. The Webinar was chaired by Nitishwar Kumar, Principal Secretary to the Lt Governor and attended by  Manoj Kumar Dwivedi, Commissioner Secretary, Industry & Commerce Department and  Anoo Malhotra, Director Industries & Commerce, Jammu. The speakers primarily belonged to IT, manufacturing, Wellness & Hospitality sectors and suggested that the first opportunity to set up Industries should be given to the local population of J&K who have shifted to other parts of the world since they have a sense of belongingness and are ...