Rupee broke its sixth-day rising streak on Tuesday to weaken by 19 paise to quote at 67.27 against the dollar at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (forex) market on fresh demand for the American currency from importers and banks.

The CBI is likely to widen its probe against liquor baron Vijay Mallya’s long grounded Kingfisher Airlines (KA) by taking alleged defaults on additional loans worth Rs 3100 crore from 10 public sector banks under its scanner.

Will the budget math work out in favour of the government on the oil front?

Staying on the upward trajectory for the sixth straight day, the rupee on Friday gained another 12 paise to trade at 67.22 against the dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange.

Rallying for the fourth consecutive session, the benchmark BSE Sensex on Friday jumped over 112 points and the NSE Nifty regained the 7,500-mark in early trade on widespread gains amid a firming trend at other Asian bourses.

Five Indian women have made it to the Forbes list of world’s richest people in the world, which saw 190 women billionaires - a little over 10 per cent of the total count.

The Sensex advanced over 227 points and the NSE Nifty retook the 7,400-mark on Thursday as the post-budget rally continued following creation of fresh bets coupled with a fresh spell of foreign fund inflows.

The rupee added to its gains by rising 11 paise to a fresh three-week high of 67.74 against the dollar on Wednesday on continued selling of the US currency by banks and exporters and a robust opening in the equity market.

It’s probably down to what junior finance minister Jayant Sinha calls Indians’ reluctance to pay taxes. Though they still want to retain the right to complain about how little the government does for its citizens.

In a move that capitalises on the current demographic advantages, the Finance Ministry has proposed a cash purse of Rs 1,700 crore to for its plan to impart skill training to one crore youth over the next three years.