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Sensex closes 33 points higher on strong global cues (Lead)


September 6th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed 33 points higher Thursday on strong global cues. IT, auto and health care stocks were among the ... Read more...

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Sensex 80 points high on strong global cues


September 6th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 80 points higher in late afternoon trade Thursday on strong global cues. IT, auto and banking ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 134 points down on weak global cues (Second Lead)


September 5th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed 134 points down in line with weak global bourses. Metal, capital goods and banking stocks were the ... Read more...

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Sensex up 100 points on firm Asian cues


August 23rd, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading around 100 points higher in afternoon trade Thursday on firm Asian cues and good buying in ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 180 points higher (Second Lead)


August 7th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 7 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed 180 points up Tuesday on the back of good buying in IT, realty and auto stocks.The markets ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 87 points up (Second Lead)


July 19th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed 87 points higher Thursday on firm global cues and good buying in IT, consumer durables, and oil ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 40 points; metal, consumer durable stocks up


July 4th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was Wednesday trading 40 points higher around 11:40 a.m., led by robust buying in metal, consumer durable and ... Read more...

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Rupee hits record low of 56.55 against dollar


June 21st, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) The Indian rupee slumped to a record low of 56.55 against a dollar Thursday due to increased demand for the American currency by exporters and weak ... Read more...

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Sensex hits one-month high on strong global cues (Lead)


June 7th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) Aided by positive global cues, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets made gains for the second straight day Thursday, closing at a one-month ... Read more...

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Sensex rallies 175 points on rate cut hopes


June 7th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 7 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading over one percent higher in the afternoon session Thursday, after registering the sharpest rally in six ... Read more...

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Rupee closes at record low of 56.23 against dollar (Lead)


May 30th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) The Indian rupee hit a record closing low of 56.23 against dollar Wednesday due to increased demand for the American currency by importers for month-end payments ... Read more...

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Rupee again slips below 56 against dollar


May 30th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) The Indian rupee slipped below the psychologically important level of 56 against a dollar Wednesday, for the first time in almost a week, and is ... Read more...

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Rupee rises for third day in a row


May 28th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) After hitting a record low of 56.40 against the dollar last week, Indian rupee strengthened for the third consecutive session Monday, helped by the Reserve Bank ... Read more...

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Sensex snaps 4-week losing streak, gains 65 points (Weekly market review)


May 26th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Snapping a four-week losing streak, a benchmark index of the Indian equities markets gained 65 points this week as the hike in petrol price signalled ... Read more...

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Devious people take emotionally intelligent for a ride


May 21st, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) People who rate themselves high on emotional intelligence (EI) scale might be taken for a ride as they tend to over-estimate their ability to detect deception ... Read more...

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Rupee recovers from record low; Sensex up


May 17th, 2012 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) On the back of a rebound in equity markets, the Indian rupee recovered by almost 30 paise Thursday from the previous day's record intra-day low ... Read more...

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Inflation accelerates to 7.23 percent in April


May 14th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) India's inflation rose faster-than-expected to 7.23 percent in April as compared to 6.89 percent in the previous month, mainly driven by a sharp increase in ... Read more...

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India’s industrial output dips 3.5 percent in March (Roundup)


May 11th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) India's industrial output shrank 3.5 percent in March from a year earlier, driven by poor performance of manufacturing and mining sectors, dampening hopes of ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 126 points; auto, realty stocks slump


May 3rd, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 126 points down at around noon Thursday, led by selling pressure in auto, realty and banking ... Read more...

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Banks lower interest rates taking cues from RBI policy


April 19th, 2012 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Leading lenders including ICICI Bank and Punjab National Bank Thursday announced cut in both lending and deposit rates, just two days after the Reserve Bank of ... Read more...

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Life expectancy influences major decisions


April 10th, 2012 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 10 (IANS) The belief in how long you will live may subconsciously influence major decisions such as marriage, divorce, abortion, having a child or attending university."Life expectancy might ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps 220 points on weak Asian cues


April 9th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets fell 220 points in the afternoon trading Monday on sustained selling pressure due to weak cues from Asian ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 111 points on weak global cues (Lead)


April 4th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) Indian equities markets benchmark indices closed in the red for the first time in four sessions Wednesday as some investors booked profit due to weak ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 100 points on weak Asian cues


April 4th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading over 100 points lower in the afternoon session Wednesday as some investors booked profit due to ... Read more...

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Sensex in red, realty, banking under selling


March 26th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Indian equities markets were trading in the red Monday noon with realty, banking and power stocks under selling pressure amid weak cues from other Asian ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 347 points up (Lead)


March 9th, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Friday provisionally closed 347 points higher amid positive global cues.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange ... Read more...

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Sensex rises on positive global cues


March 9th, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets rose Friday amid positive cues from other Asian bourses and Greece coming closer to a pact to avoid a ... Read more...

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Ants can smell out rivals


February 23rd, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 23 (IANS) Weaver ants share a collective memory of odour of ants in rival nests, similar to how sports fans know one another instantly by their unique colours, ... Read more...

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More young adults into social smoking


February 22nd, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 22 (IANS) Fewer people are smoking today but social smoking, which is puffing intermittently or only in given situations, has increased among young adults, a study has ... Read more...

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Backed by global cues, Sensex closes 276 points higher (Roundup)


January 17th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) A benchmark index for the Indian equities markets closed 276 points higher Tuesday, helped by positive global cues and latest data from China which showed ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 254 points higher (Lead)


January 17th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets provisionally closed 254 points higher Tuesday, helped by positive global cues.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay ... Read more...

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Asian cues help Sensex rise 245 points in noon trade


January 17th, 2012 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) Helped by positive Asian cues, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets was ruling about 245 points higher around noon Tuesday.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) ... Read more...

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TV actor to study J. Dey’s life for crime reporter’s role (With Images)


January 11th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Small screen actor Kunal Karan Kapoor, who is playing a crime journalist in "Na Bole Tum Na Maine Kuch Kaha", says he would love to ... Read more...

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Sensex nudges up as traders take a breather after Tuesday rally


January 11th, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 11 (IANS) Indian equities markets were ruling quiet Wednesday after the previous session's rally as traders awaited further news on the economic front and dull cues from ... Read more...

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Dogs understand you as much as toddlers do


January 6th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) Dogs are as advanced as a two-year-old child in following eye contact, a study has found.Scientists have found the animals pick up not only the words ... Read more...

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