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Wall Street ends lower amid mixed economic data (Lead)


January 27th, 2012 - 6:30 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 27 (IANS) US stocks closed lower Thursday as disappointing housing sales offset the optimism from the Federal Reserve's decision to maintain low interest rate through 2014, Xinhua ... Read more...

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Sensex dives 371 points on rate hike fears, weak global cues


August 18th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Indian equities markets closed lower Thursday, affected by a global selling spree over concerns about economic recovery in developed countries and fears of another interest ... Read more...

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China likely to further raise interest rates: Analysts


August 7th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 7 (IANS) China is likely to increase benchmark interest rates again in the near term to curb inflation, say analysts.A let-up of the government's tightening measures in the ... Read more...

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RBI’S interest rate hikes for taming inflation: Meena


August 5th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Interest rate hikes by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) were meant to control inflation even though it resulted in higher cost of borrowing, Minister ... 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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Interest rate hike won’t curb inflation, says BJP


July 27th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Contending that the interest rate hike by the Reserve Bank of India will not help curb inflation, the Bharatiya Janata Party said the government ... Read more...

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Toyota Kirloskar to roll out more cars, components


July 27th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 27 (IANS) Indo-Japanese car manufacturer Toyota Kirloskar Motor Private Ltd (TKMP) Wednesday scaled up its expansion plans to roll out 310,000 cars by 2013 in two phases at ... Read more...

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Auto, realty sectors unhappy at interest rate hike (Lead)


July 26th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Automobile and realty sectors Tuesday voiced reservations over the RBI decision to hike interest rates by 50 basis points to tame inflation, which sets the ... Read more...

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Auto, realty sectors unhappy at interest rate hike


July 26th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) The country's automobile and realty sectors have expressed their reservations over the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) decision to hike interest rates by 50 basis ... Read more...

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China to raise interest rates as prices rise


July 6th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 6 (IANS) China's central bank said it will raise the benchmark one-year borrowing and lending rates by 25 basis points Thursday, Xinhua reported.This is the third time the ... Read more...

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Sensex ends 137 points lower (Second Lead)


June 16th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Thursday closed 137 points lower as traders reacted negatively to the interest rate hike by the Reserve Bank ... Read more...

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Markets unfazed after expected rate hike (Lead)


June 16th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) Indian equities markets were largely unchanged Thursday noon after the Reserve Bank of India, predictably, hiked the repo rate by 25 basis points -- the ... Read more...

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Interest rate hike will hurt growth, fears FICCI


June 15th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) An industry chamber Wednesday urged the country's central bank not to raise interest rates as any further such hike would dampen business sentiments and hurt ... Read more...

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India’s central bank likely to raise rates Thursday


June 15th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is likely to effect another interest rate hike - a move that will make consumer and commercial loans costlier ... Read more...

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India’s annual inflation slips to 8.66 percent in April (Lead)


May 16th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) India's annual rate of inflation slipped a tad to 8.66 percent in April, compared to 9.04 percent recorded in the previous month, according to ... Read more...

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Indian equities markets fall as RBI raises rates (Weekly market review)


May 8th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) The interest rate hike effected by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Tuesday spooked traders at Indian equities markets, who sold by the droves in ... Read more...

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RBI hints at rate hike, growth below 9 percent


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India, the country's central bank, Monday hinted at another interest rate hike on May 3 as inflation has remained persistently high and ... Read more...

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Interest rate hike fears keep markets on edge (Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) There was nervousness among traders at Indian equities markets Monday ahead of the monetary policy review by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) May 3. ... Read more...

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Dollar dips on consumer spending, eurozone inflation


April 30th, 2011 - 2:55 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 30 (IANS) The US dollar fell against major currencies in late New York trading Friday as US consumer spending rose in March and inflation in the eurozone ... 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 makes moderate gains (Lead)


February 25th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 25 (IANS) In volatile trading ahead of the annual budget, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets Friday managed to pare intra-day losses even as the government presented two ... Read more...

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Sensex slips for third consecutive day, closes 129 points lower (Roundup)


February 10th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Thursday closed 129 points lower -- its third consecutive fall -- as traders continued to sell in the wake of ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 129 points lower (Lead)


February 10th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Thursday closed 129 points lower, as traders continued to sell in the wake of fears of another interest rate hike ... Read more...

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Sensex closes at six-month low on combination of negative news (Roundup)


February 9th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 9 (IANS) A string of negative news hit Indian equities markets Wednesday with traders dumping stocks and pushing a benchmark index down to more than a six-month low. Broader ... Read more...

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Sensex pares early losses (Lead)


February 9th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Wednesday pared early losses, but broader markets were still in the red.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock ... 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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Interest rate hike fears push Sensex down 492 points (Intro Roundup, supersedes Roundup)


January 7th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) It was a disappointing day for the Indian stock markets with traders resorting to wide-spread selling, booking profits in a big way, which resulted in key indices ... Read more...

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Interest rate hike fears spook Sensex, closes 544 points down (Roundup)


January 7th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) It was a disappointing day for the Indian stock markets with traders resorting to wide-spread selling, booking profits in a big way, which resulted in key indices ... Read more...

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FIIs pumped in $6.42 bn in October


October 31st, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 31 (IANS) The flow of foreign money into the stock markets continued unhindered in October with total inflows crossing $6.425 billion, the highest in a single month.According to data ... Read more...

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Sensex closes flat, midcaps, banking stocks gain (Roundup)


August 17th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 17 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities closed on a lacklustre note in largely volatile trade Tuesday, even as banking stocks ended as gainers after leading players hiked ... Read more...

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Sensex closes flat in choppy trade (Lead)


August 17th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities closed on a lacklustre note in largely volatile trade Tuesday. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), ... Read more...

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Markets wait for RBI decision, Sensex listless


July 27th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) Ahead of a likely interest rate hike by the Reserve Bank of India, Indian equities markets Tuesday were placid as traders waited for the quantum of increase ... Read more...

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Exchange rate woes, Euro zone crisis may hit exporters: FICCI


June 20th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) A fluctuating exchange rate, the debt crisis in Europe, rising input costs and a possible interest rate hike by the Reserve Bank of India may hit Indian ... Read more...

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Central bank will act on inflation when needed: Mukherjee


June 15th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) With India's annual inflation rate at double-digits, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday said the central bank will take appropriate steps when required, raising expectations of an ... Read more...

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India’s central bank to review monetary policy Tuesday


July 28th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) India's central bank will review its monetary policy for this fiscal Tuesday, against the backdrop of the country's annual rate of inflation jumping to a 13-year high and ... Read more...

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