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Sensex closes 147 points down over political uncertainties (Lead)


September 20th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Thursday closed 147 points lower amid political uncertainties arising out of the government's decision to hike diesel ... Read more...

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Sensex falls on political uncertainty, weak Asian cues


September 20th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Indian equities markets' benchmark indices fell Thursday due to political uncertainties arising out of the government's decision to hike diesel prices and allow overseas investments in ... Read more...

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Buddhadeb slams Mamata for inviting Obama


September 1st, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 1 (IANS) Lashing out at the US for instigating India against communist China, CPI-M politburo member Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Saturday took pot shots at West Bengal Chief Minister ... Read more...

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India’s forex reserves decline by $250 million


August 25th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 25 (IANS) India's foreign exchange (forex) reserves declined by $250 million to $288.91 billion for the week ended Aug 17, 2012, the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) data ... Read more...

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Sensex 67 points down as bank, capital goods stocks plunge (Roundup)


August 24th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed Friday 0.38 percent or 67 points down after bank, capital goods and metals stocks came under intense ... Read more...

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Colonial era family silver set for auction (With images)


August 10th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Colonial era silverware from old Indian homes are set to go under the hammer in a sale of 'Historic Silver' for the growing tribe of ... Read more...

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India’s forex reserves plunges by $336 million


July 14th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) India's foreign exchange reserves (forex) plunged by $336.5 million to $287.62 billion in the week ended July 6, data from India's central bank showed.The Reserve Bank ... Read more...

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India’s forex reserves grow by $1.36 bn


July 7th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) India's foreign exchange reserves (forex) grew by $1.36 billion to $289.992 billion for the week ended June 29, data from India's central bank showed.Foreign currency assets, ... Read more...

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Rupee rises to 7-week high of 54.36 against dollar


July 3rd, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 3 (IANS) The rupee rose to a seven-week high of 54.36 against a dollar Tuesday as some clarity on taxation rules and the measures announced by the government ... Read more...

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India’s forex reserves down $0.76 billion


June 30th, 2012 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) India's foreign exchange reserves (forex) fell by $0.76 billion to $288.62 billion for the week ended June 22, official data showed.The RBI is believed to have ... Read more...

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India’s forex reserves grow to $289 bn


June 23rd, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) India's foreign exchange reserves (forex) grew by $2 billion to $289.39 billion for the week ended June 15, official data showed.The forex recovered in the week ... Read more...

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India’s forex reserves grow to $287.37 billion


June 17th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) After falling for five straight weeks, India's foreign exchange reserves grew by $1.52 billion to $287.37 billion for the week ended June 8, 2012, official data ... Read more...

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India’s forex reserves plunge to $285.85 bn


June 8th, 2012 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) India's foreign exchange reserves plunged by $2.40 billion to $285.85 billion for the week ended June 1, apparently due to the central bank selling dollars to ... Read more...

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Sensex drops 140 points on weak rupee, global worries (Weekly market review)


May 19th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) The Indian equities markets' benchmark indices declined nearly one percent in a volatile trading this week as a record drop in the value of rupee ... Read more...

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Sony expects to earn 10 percent of global business from India


April 25th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 25 (IANS) Japanese electronic goods maker Sony is expecting to garner 10 percent of its total global business from India after five years."At the moment, five percent of ... 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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Sensex turns volatile; realty, oil, gas stocks fall


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 22 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets was witnessing volatile trading in Thursday's afternoon session amid a rise in oil prices and a sharp drop in ... Read more...

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Sensex rises in afternoon trade, capital goods scrips lead


March 21st, 2012 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets rose 149 points in afternoon trade Wednesday, creeping up after a lacklustre start. Capital goods, realty and telecom stocks ... Read more...

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Sensex snaps out of three-day losing streak (Roundup)


March 20th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Tuesday closed amid high volatility on a lacklustre note but snapped a three-day losing streak. Global cues were negative ... Read more...

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Sensex snaps out of three-day losing streak (Lead)


March 20th, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Tuesday closed, amid high volatility, on a lacklustre note, snapping a three-day losing streak.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of ... Read more...

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Sensex off day’s highs, holding in green


March 20th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Tuesday was ruling 76 points higher in noon trade, slipping from the day's highs, but still supported by gaining ... Read more...

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Sensex closes lower for third consecutive day (Lead)


March 19th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets closed 193 points lower amid heavy selling in realty, power and capital goods scrips Monday in its third consecutive ... Read more...

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Sensex weak, IT, capital goods under selling pressure


March 19th, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Monday was ruling 130 points lower in afternoon trade amid selling in IT, telecom and capital goods scrips.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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RBI, budget big let down for Indian markets (Weekly market review)


March 17th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Indian equities markets closed on a quiet note as several key events like the monetary policy and the federal budget failed to enthuse investors.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Indian markets quiet ahead of budget


March 16th, 2012 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) India equities markets were quiet as investors stayed on the sidelines eying the federal budget to be presented by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 105 points up, at three-week high (Roundup)


March 14th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Wednesday closed within striking distance of the 18,000 mark, gaining 105 points. It was at a three-week high with ... Read more...

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Sensex slips after touching 18,000 points


March 14th, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets slipped Wednesday after breaching the 18,000 point mark but continued to stay in the green ahead of the ... Read more...

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Sensex on a two-week high on higher advance tax payout hopes (Roundup)


March 13th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 13 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets rose to a two-week high Tuesday, closing 225 points higher as traders were enthused by indications of higher advance ... Read more...

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Eurocopter to focus on new markets in India


March 13th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 13 (IANS) Eurocopter, the global leader in helicopters, will focus on new markets in India in the emergency medical services, utility, law enforcement and search and rescue areas ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 232 points higher (Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 13 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Tuesday provisionally closed 232 points higher with metals, energy and realty stocks leading the gainers.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) ... Read more...

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Sensex holds on to gains, metals, realty scrips gain


March 13th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 13 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Tuesday noon continued to hold on to morning gains even as traders awaited some positive announcement from the budget ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 84 points up ahead of rate review, budget (Roundup)


March 12th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets saw a moderate rise Monday even as a strong set of industrial output numbers for January tempered hope of ... Read more...

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Sensex ruling moderately higher as rate cut hopes fade


March 12th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets was ruling moderately higher Monday afternoon even as a strong set of industrial output numbers for January tempered hopes ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 357 points up amid positive global cues (Roundup)


March 9th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Friday closed 357 points higher amid positive global cues, paring losses incurred in earlier days of the week.The 30-scrip ... 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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