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Sensex closes 78 points up to touch 14-month high (Roundup)


September 17th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities market edged 78 points higher to close at a 14-month high Monday on the back of capital goods, banks and ... Read more...

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In a subdued auto market, Asian companies log growth in July (Roundup)


August 1st, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 1 (IANS) Even as the demand for automobiles remains subdued owing to high interest rates, rising fuel costs and uncertain economic conditions, Asian vehicle makers in general maintained ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 129 points down on weak European cues (Roundup)


July 11th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday closed 129 points lower on profit booking and weak European cues. Auto, FMCG and realty stocks came ... Read more...

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US stocks drop on economic, euro concerns


July 10th, 2012 - 1:31 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 9 (IANS) US stocks opened lower Monday as disappointing Asian data raised more economic concerns, Xinhua reported.On economic front, Japan's core machinery orders dropped worse-than-expected 14.8 percent ... Read more...

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PM takes charge of economy, sends ‘clear signal’ to investors


July 8th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has sent "clear signals" to investors that he has stepped in to take charge of the economy - for ... Read more...

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Toyota Kirloskar logs 22 percent sales growth


July 1st, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 1 (IANS) Japanese-Indian car joint venture Toyota Kirloskar Motor closed last month with 22 percent sales growth as compared to June 2011.The company said in a statement that ... Read more...

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Sensex at two-month high on eurozone revival hopes, GAAR (Roundup)


June 29th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 29 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Friday rallied to a two-month high, rising 439 points on hopes of a eurozone revival and the government ... Read more...

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Sensex surges 381 points; Jindal Steel, Maruti Suzuki rally (Lead)


June 29th, 2012 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 29 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets jumped 2.24 percent in the late afternoon session Friday led by European Union (EU) leaders' proposals for reviving ... Read more...

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Sensex at 2 month high on EU hopes, GAAR clarifications


June 29th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 29 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets jumped 2.17 percent - touching a two month high - in the afternoon session Friday led by European ... Read more...

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India raises overseas investment limit in government bonds (Roundup)


June 25th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) In a bid to prop up the battered rupee, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Monday hiked the limit of overseas investments in government ... Read more...

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India raises overseas investment limit in government, corporate bonds (Lead)


June 25th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 25 (IANS) In a bid to prop up the battered currency, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Monday hiked the limit of overseas investments in government and ... Read more...

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Sensex up 106.32 points; FMCG, oil stocks surge


June 19th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 106.32 points higher around noon Tuesday led by good buying support for fast moving consumer goods ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 159 points; auto, banking stocks surge


June 15th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 0.96 percent higher in the afternoon session Friday led by good buying support in automobile, banking ... Read more...

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Sensex down 87 points as rise in inflation dampens rate cut hopes


June 14th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 0.52 percent down Thursday afternoon, affected by India's inflation which moved to 7.55 percent in May ... Read more...

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Sensex rebounds on rupee recovery (Lead)


June 8th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday recouped early losses to be in the green zone, gaining 70 points with the recovery of the ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 86 points on profit booking


June 8th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Snapping a four-day gaining streak, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 0.52 percent down Friday afternoon due to profit booking in banking, ... Read more...

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Toyota Kirloskar, Nissan Motor India sales up in May


June 1st, 2012 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 1 (IANS) Japanese-Indian car joint venture Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt. Ltd. continued its good show this fiscal by selling 15,501 units last month, up from 7,470 units sold ... Read more...

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Auto sales stay on pace in April (Roundup)


May 1st, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Indian automobile manufacturers Tuesday reported a steady sales growth in April. Exports, however, slowed down a bit during the month.Mahindra & Mahindra reported 27 percent ... Read more...

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Toyota Kirloskar logs 49 percent sales growth


May 1st, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Japanese-Indian car joint venture Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt Ltd began the fiscal 2012-13 on a positive note, logging 49 percent sales growth in April over the ... Read more...

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Realty industry welcomes rate cut, sees benefit for all


April 17th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The interest rate sensitive realty industry Tuesday welcomed the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) decision to cut key lending rates by 50 basis points, and ... Read more...

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India’s central bank cuts rates to push growth (Lead)


April 17th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 17 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Tuesday cut some key rates by 50 basis points in a bid to push industrial growth and stimulate economy ... Read more...

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Bosch India net up 31 percent in 2011


February 28th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 28 (IANS) Bosch Limited posted Rs.1,123 crore (Rs.11.23 billion) net profit for calendar year 2011, registering 31-percent increase year-on-year, the Indian subsidiary of the German automotive component major ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps 389 points on reform concerns


December 8th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 8 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities slumped 2.3 percent Thursday as uncertainties over domestic policy reforms and eurozone debt crisis continue to weigh on investors' ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 158 points down despite positive global cues


November 29th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 29 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities closed 158 points lower Tuesday largely ignoring positive global cues. The political tussle over the induction of foreign equity ... Read more...

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Anil Ambani talks of unlocking shareholder value (Roundup)


September 27th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Unlocking share value through strategic sales in a host of subsidiaries such as telecom towers and life insurance businesses was the focus of Reliance Group ... Read more...

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Sensex plunges to 15-month low on global turmoil (Weekly market review)


August 20th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Indian equities markets benchmark indices slumped to a 15-month low as turmoil in global bourses over the fears of another round of slowdown in the ... Read more...

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US, European crisis hurting Indian markets: Pranab


August 19th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Gloom in the US and the European markets is hurting investors' sentiments in India in the short-term, but the country is well positioned to ... Read more...

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Mumbai terror attack won’t shake market confidence: Pranab


July 14th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Condemning Wednesday's Mumbai terror attack in which 17 people were killed and 131 others injured, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Thursday said it was a ... Read more...

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Sensex climbs 522 points on global cues (Weekly market review)


July 2nd, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) The benchmark indices of Indian equities markets gained nearly three percent in weekly trade as institutional investors showed good buying support, taking cues from the ... Read more...

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Benchmarks nudge up, broader indices soar at Indian markets (Weekly market review)


June 4th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Benchmark indices for Indian equities markets nudged up during the week but broader markets put on a spirited rally as foreign funds lent critical support. ... 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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Sensex plunges over Japan disaster, rate hike worries (Second Lead)


March 15th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets slumped nearly one and a half percent Tuesday on worries over the fallout of the devastating earthquake in ... Read more...

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Indian shares tank over Japan disaster, rate hike worries (Lead)


March 15th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Indian equities sank Tuesday on worries over the fallout of the devastating earthquake in Japan that has led to three explosions at nuclear reactors and ... Read more...

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Indian equities sink on worries over Japan disaster


March 15th, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Indian equities took a major hit Tuesday on worries over the fallout of the devastating earthquake in Japan that has led to explosions at three ... Read more...

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Indian equities fall on poor factory output, oil price (Weekly Market Review)


March 12th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Acute volatility marked trading in Indian equities during the week ended Friday. The market sentiments were clearly affected by political uncertainties, poor growth in factory ... Read more...

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