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Sensex jumps 443 points on US stimulus, diesel price hike (Roundup)


September 14th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 14 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed 443 points higher Friday following a worldwide rally after the US Federal Reserve announced a new stimulus ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 417 points higher, Jindal Steel biggest gainer (Second Lead)


September 14th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 14 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed 417 points higher Thursday following a worldwide rally after the US Federal Reserve announced a new stimulus ... Read more...

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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 43 points high (Second lead)


July 24th, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed 43 points higher in choppy trade Tuesday. FMCG, consumer durables, and oil and gas stocks were the ... Read more...

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Chandy seeks immediate reduction in Middle East airfares


June 10th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 10 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Sunday sought the immediate intervention of the central government to ensure that airfares to and from Middle East destinations, which have ... Read more...

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Idea Cellular biggest gainer of mobile number portability


May 6th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Idea Cellular has been the biggest gainer of mobile number portability (MNP) service with a net addition of 3.32 million customers as on March 31 ... Read more...

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Sensex down 19.46 points; ICICI Bank stock rallies (Lead)


April 27th, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 27 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 19.46 points down around 2.00 p.m. Friday. Amidst the choppy session of trade, ICICI Bank's scrip ... Read more...

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Bangladesh to earn $44 mn from goods transit


February 27th, 2012 - 8:01 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 27 (IANS) Bangladesh can earn about $44 million a year by providing goods transit facilities to India and other neighbouring countries, an expert said.Transport expert M. Rahmatullah said ... Read more...

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Indian markets rally for the fifth straight week (Weekly market review)


February 4th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) Indian equities markets rallied for the fifth consecutive week with investors buoyed by the hope that the economy could shrug off the sluggishness of the ... Read more...

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Sensex soars past 17,600 points; registers 5th weekly gain (Roundup)


February 3rd, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 3 (IANS) Main indices of Indian equities markets rallied for the fifth straight week, with benchmark Sensex rising above 17,600 points on the back of continued buying ... Read more...

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Sensex witnesses choppy trade, Bharti Airtel rises (Lead)


February 3rd, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 3 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities witnessed choppy trade Friday afternoon, moving in a narrow range of less than 100 points even as Bharti Airtel ... Read more...

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Sensex gains 131 points; Bharti Airtel surges (Lead)


February 2nd, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities closed 131 points higher Thursday, led by an almost seven percent jump in the share price of Bharti Airtel ... Read more...

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Writers flay Rushdie fiasco


January 24th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Expressing unhappiness over Salman Rushdie's thwarted address via video link at the Jaipur Literature Festival, several writers Tuesday said it was a "sad day ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 244 points down, manages 1.8 percent in weekly gains


September 30th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 30 (IANS) Traders chose to book profits after a recent rally, pushing a benchmark index for Indian equities 244 points lower Friday. The wide-spread selling saw metal, ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s street food politics: Youth the gainer


July 4th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) The way to a voter's heart is through his stomach. Political parties campaigning for the 2012 civic polls seem to have altered the old proverb ... Read more...

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Panic selling at Indian equities markets


June 20th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Indian equities markets Monday started the trading week on a very negative note as reports of India resuming talks on a tax treaty with Mauritius ... Read more...

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Sensex loses 332 points to close below 18,000 (Roundup)


May 23rd, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Monday closed 332 points lower, ending below the 18,000-level and also lowest in two months as traders off-loaded ... Read more...

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Sensex below 18,000 as selling intensifies (Lead)


May 23rd, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was Monday ruling below the 18,000-level as selling intensified across the breadth of the market. Broader markets were ... Read more...

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Sub-continent scores, both on and off the field


April 1st, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) After years of dominating cricket commerce, the sub-continent extended its might to the 22-yard strip and re-energised the 50-over ODI format by hosting a successful World ... Read more...

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Reliance Communications gets $665 mn from Chinese bank


March 17th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Reliance Communications Thursday said it has received $665 million from China Development Bank as the first instalment of a $1.93 billion loan to finance ... Read more...

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Customer is the gainer with mobile number portability


March 13th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) The mandatory scheme that requires telecom operators to allow customers to switch operators without giving up their numbers -- called mobile number portability -- ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Sensex slumps 388 points on inflation, Egypt unrest (Weekly market review)


February 5th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Bears continued the rampage at the Indian stock markets for the second week on persistently high inflation, that raises concern over economic growth, and unrest in Egypt. ... Read more...

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Sensex ends 441 points lower on Egypt turmoil, high inflation (Roundup)


February 4th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Friday closed 441 points lower as a combination of dampening factors, including political turmoil in Egypt and high inflation, weighed ... Read more...

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Sensex pares Monday gains, Asian cues weak (Lead)


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities market Tuesday wiped out its previous day's gains, joining other gloomy Asian markets.The 30-share sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay ... Read more...

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Choppy trading continues in Indian stock markets (Lead)


October 29th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Indian equities opened slightly higher Friday but soon entered a session of choppy trading on the first day of the new series of futures and options, ... Read more...

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Global media salutes India for holding successful Games (Roundup)


October 15th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) A day after the Commonwealth Games ended here as spectacularly as it began, the international media Friday hailed India and the host city for organising one of ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 372 points down as domestic traders offload (Roundup)


October 15th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 15 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities fell for the second straight day Friday, closing 372 points lower as domestic investors offloaded their portfolios amid demand from the ... Read more...

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India’s Sensex scales 20,000-point mark after 32 months(Lead)


September 21st, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) The surge in Indian equities market continued Tuesday, lifting a key index above the psychologically-important level of 20,000-point mark for the first time in 32 months as ... Read more...

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Thai Indian entrepreneur’s wealth soars by 252 percent


September 2nd, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Singapore, Sep.2 (ANI): The ongoing political turmoil in Thailand has apparently not prevented the kingdom's richest people from getting richer.The biggest gainer in percentage terms is longtime Thai Indian resident Aloke Lohia. ... Read more...

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Netflix’s Epix Distribution Deal Comes At A Cost


August 11th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Epix the Start-up pay channel has tied up with Netflix for a digital distribution deal. While this deal may earn it profits initially, the channel may ... Read more...

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Indian markets end dull, global cues mixed


July 19th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities ended on a tepid note Monday as trading remained tardy throughout the day while certain stocks gained amid mixed global cues. The ... Read more...

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Green Signal To New Morning After Pill By FDA Advisory Panel


June 20th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey June 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) An Advisory panel for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reportedly approved the launch of the new morning after pill that is more effective than ... Read more...

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StreetDance 3D dethrones Robin Hood to top UK Box Office


May 25th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 25 (ANI): StreetDance 3D, a movie starring winners of Britain's Got Talent, has become the top gainer at the UK box office after flying past Robin Hood.The movie, made ... Read more...

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Mukesh Ambani, Lakshmi Mittal in top 10 of world’s rich list (Lead)


March 11th, 2010 - 8:00 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 11 (DPA) Oil magnate Mukesh Ambani and steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal made it to the top 10 on the 2010 Forbes list of world's billionaires. Ambani ranked fourth with $29 ... Read more...

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