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Sensex rises 75 points; FMCG, consumer durables up (Lead)


July 24th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 75 points up in the late afternoon trade Tuesday as European stocks opened in green.Buying was ... Read more...

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China cuts interest rates


June 8th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 8 (IANS) China's central bank has cut interest rates by 25 basis points to prevent the economy from slowing further.The benchmark one-year lending rate will drop to 6.31 ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 126 points on weak rupee and global cues (Lead)


May 30th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets fell over 126 points Wednesday as weakness in the rupee recurred. Automobile, consumer durables and realty stocks faced ... 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 slumps 405 points on weakening rupee (Lead)


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 22 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets slumped 405 points Thursday as a sharp drop in the value of rupee, rising oil prices and weak ... Read more...

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Italian senate adopts austerity bill


November 12th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The upper house of the Italian parliament Friday approved a draft austerity bill to slash public spending in a bid to head off the country's ... Read more...

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Markets end dull on volatile trading day


September 21st, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Wednesday closed on a dull note on a volatile trading day. Traders took a breather after a rally ... Read more...

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Sensex snaps three-day rally, slips almost 300 points


September 9th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets fell sharply Friday to close almost 300 points lower as traders booked profits after a three-day rally. Negative ... Read more...

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Sensex manages to build on rally, closes 100 points up


September 8th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 8 (IANS) Late buying helped a benchmark index for the Indian equities markets to rise for the third consecutive session, closing Thursday trade 100 points higher amid ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 108 points down, mid, small scrips lose heavily


August 16th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) Late selling pressure Tuesday erased the day's gains at Indian equities markets, with heavweights dragging a benchmark index down 108 points lower by close and ... Read more...

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Sensex extends rally to five days (Roundup)


June 30th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 29 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Wednesday closed 201 points higher in its fifth consecutive rise. Broader markets too registered significant gains amid healthy ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 131 points up, broader markets muted (Roundup)


April 21st, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Thursday closed 131 points up even as broader markets gave up their gains to end flat. Metals and ... Read more...

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Profit booking pulls down Sensex, broader markets (Roundup)


April 8th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 8 (IANS) A benchmark index of the Indian equities markets Friday closed 139 points lower as traders booked profits across the market breadth. Broader markets too ended ... Read more...

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Sensex ends flat, broader indices gain (Roundup)


April 7th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 7 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Thursday ended on a dull note, with traders taking a breather after the robust rise by stocks in ... Read more...

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Sensex ends flat, broader markets gain


April 5th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) A benchmark index at Indian equities markets Tuesday managed to make up for intra-day losses to close almost flat. Broader markets, however, ended the day ... Read more...

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Markets rise, Sensex closes 290 points up (Roundup)


April 4th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) Led by front-line stocks, Indian equities markets Monday saw a decent rally with a benchmark index ending the day 290 points higher and broader indices ... Read more...

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Sensex ends lacklustre, broader markets gain (Roundup)


April 1st, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday closed flat, bringing an end to a range-bound trading session. Broader markets, however, ended with handsome gains ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 169 points up, broader markets do better (Roundup)


March 30th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets continued its uptrend, closing Wednesday with a 169-point gain. Broader markets performed better amid positive global cues.The 30-share ... Read more...

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Sensex soars 465 points, IT stocks help with late surge (Roundup)


March 25th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 25 (IANS) Helped by surging IT stocks in the later half of the day, a benchmark index for Indian equities Friday closed 465 points higher than its ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 144 points up, broader markets gain (Roundup)


March 24th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 24 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Thursday closed 144 points higher on what was a tight range-bound trading day. Broader markets also gained even ... Read more...

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Indian stocks take a beating as rate hike fears loom large (Weekly Market Review)


January 15th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Stocks took a beating at Indian equities markets with traders choosing to sell in fear of a interest rate hike by the Reserve Bank of India. The ... Read more...

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Sensex moves up 1.82 percent (Weekly Market Review)


December 18th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) A benchmark index of the Indian equities markets closed with modest gains in a truncated week of trading. The 30-share sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock ... Read more...

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Sensex rebounds, closes 183 points higher (Roundup)


December 13th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday closed 183 points higher as late buying helped the index recover from the day's lows amid positivity in bourses ... Read more...

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Profit booking wipes out intra-day Sensex gains (Roundup)


December 6th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 6 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday ended flat as profit booking erased intra-day gains.The 30-share sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which ... Read more...

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Realty, banking stocks rise, Sensex closes 142 points up (Roundup)


December 2nd, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Thursday closed 142 points higher with stocks from the realty and IT sectors leading the gainers' pack.The 30-share sensitive ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 445 points lower at 19,865 points


November 16th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities plunged 2.19 percent to 19,865 points, the lowest level in almost a month, on heavy selling pressure amid weak Asian cues. ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 848 points over weak industry data, global worries (Weekly Market Review)


November 13th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 13 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets fell sharply during the week as traders worried over weak industrial output and failure by the G20 Summit to act ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 46 points on derivates expiry day (Roundup)


August 26th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities closed with a modest 46-point gain Thursday as the August futures series ended. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the ... Read more...

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Sensex loses 97 points on weak global cues (Roundup)


August 24th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Tuesday ended trade with a 97-point loss on profit booking and weak global cues. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the ... Read more...

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Sensex ends flat, consumer durables gain (Roundup)


August 23rd, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Monday closed flat in the absence of any triggers. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which ... Read more...

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Sensex up for second day, banking, FMCG stocks rise (Roundup)


August 19th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities rose for the second straight day Thursday, ending 197 points higher than its previous close. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of ... Read more...

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Europe, short covering lift Sensex 264 points up (Roundup)


June 10th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Thursday ended 264 points higher on short covering and positive European markets. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange ... Read more...

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Sensex sinks over 3 percent as Eurozone crisis drags on (Weekly market review)


May 22nd, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 22 (IANS) Benchmark indices for Indian equities lost more than 3 percent this week on negative sentiment due to concerns that the European debt crisis could derail world economic ... Read more...

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Europe debt crisis engulfs world bourses (Weekly Review)


May 8th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Benchmark indices for Indian equities fell to two-month lows on investor concerns that another financial crisis stemming from Greece's souring finances could be in the offing. ... Read more...

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Sensex ends 0.59 percent lower on volatile day (Roundup)


May 6th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Thursday sagged 0.59 percent on global worries that the Greek debt crisis could spread to other Euro zone economies. In highly ... Read more...

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