"Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said remarks by the president ... that 'if Iran's oil is not exported, no regional country's oil will be exported,' were important remarks that reflect the policy and the approach of (Iran's) system," Khamenei's website said.
The rupee touched a new all-time low of 69.13 against the dollar on Friday. The depreciation in the rupee has been on account of several factors.
Expressing concern over an imminent likelihood of shutdown of the two units, Delhi Power Minister Satyendar Jain said that it will have an adverse impact on Delhi's power supply.
The dollar index, which shows greenback's strength against a basket of currencies, fell by 0.66% to 94.53 today.
Global prices have fallen sharply, but in the local market, the correction was modest due to a drop in the rupee to a record low, said a Mumbai-based dealer with a private bank.
The JV company shall develop, build, operate and maintain the Natural Gas Pipeline Grid connecting Guwahati to the other major North-Eastern cities and major load centres such as Numaligarh Refinery and integrating it with gas producing fields, wherever feasible, in the region.
The bench granted time to the Centre and the RBI for filing responses and fixed the petitions for final hearing on September 11.
The Sensex is up 145.14 points or 0.40% at 36496.37, while the Nifty is up 53.10 points or 0.48% at 11010.20.
The rupee hit a fresh record low against the US Dollar at Rs 69.12/USD, as foreign funds continued to stream out of emerging markets on expectations of higher U.S. interest rates and tracking weakness in the yuan.
In the BSE 500 index as many as 20 stocks hit a fresh 52-week low
The volatile domestic unit later slid to a fresh life-time low of 69.13 before recovering to 68.94 in morning trade; it was quoting at 68.96 at 1030 hrs.
Trump on Thursday criticized Fed's policy even though most economists believe the highest inflation in seven years and lowest unemployment in 40 years justify recent interest rate rises and a strong US dollar.
USD-INR pair is expected to quote in the range of 68.80 and 69.30, says Motilal Oswal.
Brent oil rose 22 cents, or 0.3 percent, to $72.80 by 0034 GMT, after falling 32 cents on Thursday.
In a notice, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) said it has engaged SBI Capital Markets to assist it for sale of the properties of HBN Dairies and its directors.
The markets regulator said it will also frame warehousing norms for non-agriculture commodities and will consider allowing 'indices' once its robustness is established by the bourses.
A May 21 UBS research report on eight Indian banks for its clients claimed that Yes Bank had the highest credit exposure to the troubled power sector.
Watch Manisha Gupta decode the happenings in the commodities markets.
The Sensex was down 22.21 points or 0.06% at 36351.23, while the Nifty is down 23.40 points or 0.21% at 10957.
The Sensex is down 22.21 points or 0.06% at 36351.23, while the Nifty is down 23.40 points or 0.21% at 10957.10.
The NCDs will offer interest rate of 9.45 percent per annum for 36-month tenure; 9.65 percent for 60 months and 9.85 percent for 10 years.
The rupee weakened by 40 paise to 69.03 against previous close of Rs 68.62, hurt by fresh demand for the American currency from importers.
The report is compiled from data received from Prima Database
The Indian rupee opened at Rs per dollar on Thursday versus 68.62 yesterday.
Brent crude futures had risen 8 cents, or 0.1 percent, to $72.98 by 0043 GMT. They climbed 1 percent on Wednesday after initially falling to the lowest in three months following the release of official production and stockpile data, which also showed a surprise build in U.S. crude inventories.