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Sensex above 17,000, JP Morgan upgrades Indian stocks (Lead)


June 21st, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets rallied in the last hour of trade Thursday to close above the 17,000-mark. The rebound was mainly due ... Read more...

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Rupee sinks to 56.18 against dollar (Lead)


May 23rd, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) The Indian rupee breached another psychological level of 56 against a dollar Wednesday and plunged to a low of 56.18 in the intra-day, hitting a ... Read more...

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Rupee slides below 56 against dollar


May 23rd, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) The Indian rupee breached another psychological level of 56 against a dollar Wednesday, hitting a new low for the sixth session in a row.This follows ... Read more...

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Bullish foreign investors pump in over $5.5 bn into Indian markets


February 26th, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Overseas investors are continuing to invest in Indian equities markets at a brisk pace with inflows already topping $5.5 billion in under two months of ... Read more...

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Overseas investors bullish, pump in over $1.78 bn


January 29th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 29 (IANS) Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) have been bullish over Indian equities markets since 2012 opened as declining inflation and a clear signal from the Reserve Bank ... Read more...

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Foreign funds pump in over $1.16 bn till Jan 20


January 22nd, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 22 (IANS) Indian equities markets have started off well in 2012 with benchmark indices rallying over 8 percent in just three weeks on increased investor confidence and ... Read more...

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Foreign funds sell over $260 mn in equities during week


December 18th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) With Indian equities markets in a firm bearish grip because of slowing domestic growth and bleak global economic conditions, foreign funds pulled out over $260 ... Read more...

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Moody’s downgrades Indian banks, stocks tumble


November 9th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 9 (IANS) Global rating agency Moody's downgraded the outlook for Indian banks saying the asset quality of various lenders could deteriorate in the next 18 months given ... Read more...

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Banks’ downgrade pushes Sensex 207 points down


November 9th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 9 (IANS) Indian equities fell sharply in afternoon trade Wednesday with a benchmark index closing 218 points lower as credit agency Moody's downgraded the rating of Indian ... Read more...

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Overseas funds bought Indian stocks worth $282 mn during week


July 31st, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) Overseas funds have been net buyers in the Indian market to the tune of over $282 million (about Rs.1,250 crore) in the week ended June ... Read more...

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Sensex rebounds 54 points; TCS, RIL rise (Roundup)


June 21st, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets rebounded 54 points Tuesday to close in positive for the first time in five sessions, as buying activities ... Read more...

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Indian equities slide on rate hike, political turmoil (Weekly Market Review)


March 19th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) Benchmark indices of Indian equities markets closed deep in the red for the second consecutive week amid acute volatility as political uncertainty coupled with interest ... Read more...

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Indian stocks slump on poor factory output, Japan quake (Roundup)


March 11th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 11 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets slumped nearly one percent Friday as lower-than-expected growth in factory output and the earthquake in Japan dampened investor-sentiment.The ... Read more...

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Golden returns from silver push prices to all-time high


February 27th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Rohit Vaid New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Unrest in the Arab world has been rocking Indian stocks, taking the bottom out of key indices, but it has also led to the ... 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 recovers after intra-day sell-off (Lead)


January 12th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian stocks market rebounded after government figures showed Wednesday that industrial output had fallen to an 18-month low. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) ... Read more...

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Indian stock markets closed Friday on Muharram


December 17th, 2010 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 17 (IANS) Indian stocks markets will have an extended weekend with trading closed Friday on account of Muharram.During the truncated trading week, the 30-share sensitive index (Sensex) of the ... Read more...

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Chilean pension funds find Indian stock market attractive


November 25th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 25 (IANS) Several Chilean pension funds have shown interest in investing in Indian stocks, the South American country's envoy said Thursday."Recently seven pension funds from Chile came and met me ... Read more...

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Foreign investors eyeing India to avoid West’s economic doldrums


October 14th, 2010 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct 14(ANI): Economists and policy makers reckon that the economic doldrums in the United States, along with much of Europe and Japan, could benefit emerging nations like India.According to the ... Read more...

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No exodus of Indians due to Dubai World crisis: Vayalar Ravi


November 28th, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Nov 28(ANI): Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi on Saturday said that there will be no exodus of Indians on account of Dubai World crisis in the United Arab Emirates.Addressing a ... Read more...

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Indian stocks tumbles due to Dubai debt problems


November 27th, 2009 - 10:53 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov 27 (ANI): Country's stocks tumbled on Friday with the rupee weakened and bond yields fell as Dubai's debt problems sparked concerns about corporate exposure.Country's share market is now facing the ... Read more...

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Indian ADRs surge on Wall Street after rally at home


May 19th, 2009 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 18 (IANS) Indian shares listed on American bourses climbed in early market trade Monday spurred by historic market rally in India after the Congress-led alliance's victory in the ... Read more...

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Does India have enough drugs to beat swine flu?


April 28th, 2009 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De SarkarLondon, April 28 (IANS) Indian stocks of the anti-viral drugs that are effective against swine flu may be well below internationally-recommended levels.The Geneva-based World Health Organisation (WHO) says ... Read more...

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Satyam, Wipro blamed for 4 billion dollar loss on US stock bources in a week


January 18th, 2009 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 18 (ANI): Satyam Computer Services and Wipro are being blamed for a loss of 4 billion dollars on the American bourses in the last week.Satyam founder B ... Read more...

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Indian equities stagnant in afternoon trade (Second Lead)


December 24th, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 24 (IANS) Indian stocks remained dull Wednesday with a key index trading over 80 points lower than its previous close at 2.45 p.m.The sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock ... Read more...

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Bloodbath on bourses squeezes small investors on Diwali-eve


October 27th, 2008 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Investors, both small and big, were Monday ruing the fact that the relentless erosion in their investment portfolio has of late taken much of the festive ... Read more...

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Don’t sell in panic, Chidambaram to investors


October 23rd, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) As Indian equities fell once again on weak global cues, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Thursday asked investors not to sell in panic, and to believe in the ... Read more...

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Analysts fear more losses after Indian stocks crash (Weekly Roundup)


October 18th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) Investors and speculators watched the Indian stock markets crash and a key index dip to the four-digit level with a distinct sense of déjà vu during the week ... Read more...

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Indian equities end lower after volatile trading (Roundup)


October 7th, 2008 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 7 (IANS) Amid volatile trading triggered by fears over recession in the US and possible impact on the Indian financial system, Indian equities fell again Monday despite opening on a ... Read more...

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Indian bankers see little impact of Lehman collapse but stock analysts differ


September 17th, 2008 - 10:02 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sept 17 (ANI): While Indian bankers do not see much impact from the exposure to Lehman brothers, market analysts do not rule out immediate repercussions of the fallout on the ... Read more...

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Indian shares slump following global financial crisis


September 16th, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sept 16 (ANI): Shares of top outsourcing firms, which earn a key part of their revenues from the U.S. banking and financial services sector, continued to fall sharply on Tuesday.Nifty, ... Read more...

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Market watchdog reduces timeline for rights issue


August 13th, 2008 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) Capital market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Wednesday reduced the timeline for rights issue to 43 days from 109 days. Contrary to the market expectations, ... Read more...

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Bookies shorten odds on Manmohan government winning


July 20th, 2008 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Indian bookmakers Sunday further shortened the odds on the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government winning the trust vote in parliament July 22. While bookmakers Saturday were offering ... Read more...

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NRI investors, have your cake and eat it too! (Commentary)


July 2nd, 2008 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
By Kul Bhushan NRI investors are watching the current bearish days on the Indian stock market with trepidation. From the peak of the bull run at over 20,000 on June 8, the Sensex ... Read more...

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‘China, India among worst performing stock markets of 2008′


June 23rd, 2008 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 23 (IANS) India and China, two of the investors' biggest darlings not so long ago, are among the world's worst-performing stock markets this year, says the Wall Street Journal ... Read more...

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