Bonds Rupee loses ground against a strong dollar, bond yields rise Updated : April 25, 2019 09:21 AM IST At 09:10 AM, the rupee was trading at 70.05 a dollar, down 19 paise from its Wednesday’s close of 69.86. In debt markets, the yields on the 10-year government bonds were up 0.23 percent to 7.44 percent from its previous close of 7.43 percent. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.