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As the nation is inching closer to the next year's general elections, several mega plans are being unfolded. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, through video conferencing from New Delhi, launched/laid foundation stones of city gas distribution projects. The day was also full of developments on market front, as the rupee rallied 77 paise to end at 70.69 against the US dollar, while Gold went past the Rs 32,000-mark by gaining Rs 90 to trade at Rs 32,040 per 10 gram. Meanwhile, an Income Tax department notice to Flipkart founders Sachin and Binny Bansal was another surprising development.
Investors are bullish on Karnataka and multinational companies are putting in money in various sectors, the state's Industries Minister K J George said Thursday as he rubbished perception that investments have slowed down since the Congress-JD(S) coalition came to power in May. Image source: Reuters