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The new symbol for the Indian currency with the Hindi alphabet R with two lines is an true representative of the Indian ethos and culture.
IIT post-graduate Uday Kumar's entry has been selected out of the five shortlisted designs as the new symbol for the Indian Rupee.
With this, Indian Rupee will join the select club of currencies such as the US Dollar, British Pound Sterling, the Euro and Japanese Yen that have a clear distinguishing identity, said the Finance Minister.
India Infoline News Service / 09:04, Jan 22, 2015
The outlook is a flat start. The market will look to scale to new peaks though not much effort is needed for the same. HUL saw a rally and short-covering may have pulled it up further. Speculation is on that its parent will raise stake through an open offer. After the cooling in oil prices, Cairn results will be in focus.