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Asian currencies drop as key US budget talks stall

HOPES FADING:As the US failed to make progress on its ‘fiscal cliff’ negotiations, currencies across the region fell against the greenback, with the rupee most affected

Bloomberg and staff writer, with CNA

The Dollar Index erased a weekly decline after Republicans in the US House of Representatives canceled the Boehner vote. The gauge was little changed for the week at 79.538, after reaching its lowest level since Oct. 18.

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