India and the European Union (EU) discussed counter-terrorism and maritime security among other issues in a meeting.
The Press Council of India will invite President Ram Nath Kovind as the chief guest at the function to mark the National Press Day on November 16, sources said.
The rupee continued its rally for a third straight session, strengthening by another 14 paise to end at 67.84 against the US dollar.
Sowing of summer-sown crops such as soybean, cotton, corn and pulses has been delayed in India due to the slow progress of monsoon rains in central and western parts of the country.
"The GST regime was originally associated with formality. But so far, in our view, it has not been able to live up to that promise," HSBC said.
The 7.17 per cent 10-year benchmark bond maturing in 2028 fell to Rs 95.69 from Rs 95.9850, while its yield rose to 7.82 per cent from 7.77 per cent.
As many as 90 Hindus from Pakistan, who had migrated to the city years ago, were awarded Indian citizenship by the district authorities at a function held here.
Benchmarks weathered volatility to end sharply higher today, propelled by a late-session surge as investors snapped up healthcare, telecom and financials stocks amid mixed global cues.
The Sensex rebounded over 257 points to close at 35,689.60 while the NSE Nifty went past the 10,800-mark in volatile trade today, with institutional investors lending crucial support.
The central contracts of the Indian cricketers were finally cleared by the BCCI at the Special General Meeting (SGM) here today, ending a period of uncertainty ahead of their long tour of the UK.
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