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Sensex closes below 16,000-mark amid growth worries (Round-up)


June 1st, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Friday plunged 253 points to close below the 16,000-mark amid concerns over slowing economic growth and weak global ... Read more...

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Sensex, Nifty close in red on poor GDP numbers (Lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Thursday extended the previous session's losses and closed 93 points lower on disappointing economic growth numbers.Amid volatile trade, ... Read more...

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Greek turmoil drives global stocks down


May 16th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The near certainty of Greece's departure from the eurozone, and doubt about what could happen in the aftermath of this, has seen global stocks ... Read more...

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Sensex plunges 277 points on weak global cues (Roundup)


April 23rd, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Indian equities markets closed lower Monday with a benchmark index falling 277.16 points. Realty, banking and telecom stocks were among the worst losers as weak ... Read more...

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Third straight rise for Sensex, closes 171 points up (Roundup)


June 27th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday closed 171 points higher than its previous close -- its third straight rise. Strong buying was seen ... Read more...

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Benchmarks nudge up, broader indices soar at Indian markets (Weekly market review)


June 4th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Benchmark indices for Indian equities markets nudged up during the week but broader markets put on a spirited rally as foreign funds lent critical support. ... Read more...

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Indian equities edge lower weighed by inflation worries (Weekly market review)


May 28th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) Indian equities markets edged lower this week as traders were cautious in the wake of high inflation and an expected rate hike by the central ... Read more...

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Asian stocks fall due to Middle-East unrest, Japan quake (Part 2)


March 14th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Australia's S&P/ASX 200 Index dropped 4.5 percent, Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index slipped 0.7 percent and China's Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.3 percent. South Korea's Kospi Index declined 2.5 percent.JGC Corporation, which ... Read more...

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Asian stocks fall due to Middle-East unrest, Japan quake (Part 1)


March 14th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar. 14 (ANI): Maximum Asian shares fell last week, dragging down a regional benchmark index since August, as unrest in Middle-East escalates and massive earthquake hit Japan.Chiyoda Corporation, a Japanese contractor ... Read more...

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Sensex soars in morning trade as Asian stocks surge


October 11th, 2010 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities Monday soared in opening trade, tracking gains in other Asian markets.The 30-share sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) ... Read more...

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Sensex surges to 32-month high


September 9th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities jumped 133 points Thursday to touch the highest level in over two-and-a-half years as a rebound in Asian stocks boosted sentiments ... Read more...

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TCS Declares Q4 Results 2010


April 19th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, Apr 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) TCS (Tata Consultancy Services) has gone ahead to declare the Q4 Results for the year 2010 on April 19, 2010. As speculated by the ... Read more...

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Nifty touches 52 weeks high, telecom, ifra sectors gain


September 7th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sep 7 (ANI): The Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) touched a 52-week high of 4743.75 on Monday following early trends of good purchasing in all Asian markets.Earlier, during ... Read more...

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Nifty touches 3300, Sensex at six-month high


April 6th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): With the Nifty hitting the 3300 mark on Monday, equities made an impressive opening. Buying interest has emerged in realty, banking and metal stocks.The Sensex jumped ... Read more...

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HSBC sees possibility of second quarter economic recovery in Asia


January 14th, 2009 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, Jan 14 (DPA) Asia's economy might recover from the recession as early as the second quarter of this year, supported by the governments' policy responses to the downturn and the sharp ... Read more...

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Markets close marginally higher (Roundup)


January 2nd, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 2 (IANS) After staging a rally of sorts during afternoon trade, the Indian equities markets slumped to close marginally higher Friday than their previous close, with a key index ending ... Read more...

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Asian stocks slide after US auto aid rejected (Lead)


December 12th, 2008 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Dec 12 (DPA) Asian stocks fell sharply Friday on news of the collapse of a bailout plan for the US car industry and gloom over the effects of the US financial ... Read more...

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Asian shares extended gains on Obama’’s victory; investors book profits


November 5th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai/Tokyo, Nov 5 (ANI): Asian shares opened at a three-week high and the dollar extended gains on Wednesday as Barack Obama became the next U.S. president, ending uncertainty about who will ... Read more...

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Chidambaram advises investors not to sell in panic


October 23rd, 2008 - 7:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 23 (ANI): Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Thursday advised investors not to indulge in panic sale of stocks.Chidambarams comment came after Sensex (the countrys main stock index) plunged ... Read more...

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Shares hit new low for 2008, pare some losses


October 23rd, 2008 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct 23 (ANI): The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) fell to its lowest since June 2006 on Thursday as a global rout of equities raised worries of further foreign investor selling, ... Read more...

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European shares charge ahead after Wall Street rally


October 14th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Frankfurt, Oct 14 (DPA) European shares charged ahead Tuesday after US and Asian stocks rocketed up on renewed hopes that global coordinated action will help to shore up investor and economic confidence.Within ... Read more...

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Sensex down by over 700 points


September 15th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sept 15 (ANI): The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) benchmark Sensex fell by 772.62 points this morning following the U.S. investment bank Lehman Brothers filing for bankruptcy.The Nifty of the National ... Read more...

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Asian stocks surge on bailout of US mortgage lenders


September 8th, 2008 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Sep 8 (DPA) Asian stocks, led by financial issues, made major gains early trading Monday, reacting to a US decision to take control of the two largest US mortgage lenders and ... Read more...

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Asia stocks fall on US financial worries


July 15th, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by David M N James
Asia markets fell sharply as worries mount over US financials. On Tuesday, the investor confidence in the U.S. financial system was minimal regardless of a government-backed plan to help limping mortgage financiers ... Read more...

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Interest-rate, inflation fears drive Asian stocks down


June 10th, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Tokyo, June 10 (DPA) Concerns about higher interest rates and inflation sent Asia-Pacific stocks plunging Tuesday with China seeing the biggest declines, its largest in 16 months. Shares in China's two stock ... Read more...

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Asian stocks plummet on fears of more credit losses


March 13th, 2008 - 7:26 pm ICT by admin
DPA Tokyo, March 13 (DPA) Asian stocks plummeted Thursday on worries about the dollar's weakness, rising credit-related losses and record oil prices. The biggest losses were seen in India, whose losses were exceeding ... Read more...

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