political uncertainties

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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Net deterioration in security environment: PM (Lead)


July 31st, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday warned of "a net deterioration" in the international security and strategic environment, pointing to political uncertainties in India's neighbourhood, ... Read more...

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Net deterioration in global security environment: PM


July 31st, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday warned of "a net deterioration" in the international security environment, pointing to political uncertainties in India's immediate neighbourhood, terrorism ... Read more...

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Manmohan leaves Saturday for key summits in Mexico, Brazil (Lead)


June 15th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) With the political uncertainties of the last days having almost blown over and the party solidly behind him as prime minister, Manmohan Singh leaves ... Read more...

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India concerned about oil price volatility: Mukherjee


April 22nd, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 22 (IANS) India is concerned about the volatility in the prices of oil, gas and other commodities as they were not aligned to economic fundamentals, Finance Minister ... Read more...

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Divorce after defeat


March 10th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 10 (IANS) The ups and downs of politics have derailed a love story. Gazala Begum of Kanpur and Choudhary Basheer of Agra fell in love and married ... Read more...

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Mukherjee to open CII National Conference 2011


April 6th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the CII National Conference and Annual Session 2011 on April 8 here. During the two-day event, the theme will ... Read more...

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Middle East events may push oil prices, inflation: Mukherjee (Lead)


March 22nd, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday warned of a spike in global fuel prices and domestic inflation as a result of the political uncertainties in ... Read more...

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Sensex slides 1.5 percent on political uncertainty (Roundup)


March 18th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets slumped nearly one-and-a-half percent Friday as political turmoil dampened investor sentiment, already shaken by interest rate hikes and ... Read more...

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Sensex slides 1.5 percent on political uncertainty (Second Lead)


March 18th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets slumped nearly one-and-half percent Friday as political turmoil dampened investor sentiment, already shaken by interest rate hikes and ... 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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South Korea takes measures to cope with crude price surge


February 28th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, Feb 27 (IANS/WAM) South Korea, which relies almost entirely on imports for its oil needs, will implement nationwide conservation measures in the wake of surging crude prices, the government said Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Gas exploration in Dhaka’s interest, says Hasina


September 21st, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 21 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh hasina Monday said awarding of gas exploration contracts to foreign firms was in the country's interest and "not a sell-out." Hasina said gas exploration is ... Read more...

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Dhaka rejects World bank’s grim forecast on economy


April 5th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 5 (IANS) Bangladesh's finance minister has rejected World Bank's forecast of its economy in the wake of global downturn and economists here insist that the economy was poised for a ... Read more...

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Pakistan stocks slump after trading curbs are removed


December 15th, 2008 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 15 (DPA) Pakistani stocks fell sharply Monday after the main Karachi bourse removed trading curbs after three and a half months.The Karachi Stock Exchange's main 100-share index slumped 370 points, ... Read more...

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Uncertainties may delay Bangladesh poll schedule announcement


October 31st, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 31 (IANS) Political, procedural and legal uncertainties may delay the announcement of a timetable for the parliamentary elections in Bangladesh, but the Election Commission insists the polling date, Dec 18, ... Read more...

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Nouveau art takes up social reality to make bold statements


September 27th, 2008 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Art is charting a meaningful road in India. Investment opportunities aside, art enthusiasts are now using its power of instant identification and recall to drive home social ... Read more...

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Pakistani bourse freezes stock prices as market tumbles


August 27th, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Aug 27 (DPA) Pakistan's main Karachi Stock Exchange decided Wednesday to freeze all stocks at current levels after the market plunged another 3.5 percent amid mounting political uncertainties."The board of directors ... Read more...

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Musharrafs resignation turns Pak stock market bullish, pushes rupee value up


August 18th, 2008 - 7:34 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug.18 (ANI): Pakistan President Pervez Musharrafs announcement on Monday that he was resigning from his office, has strengthened the countrys currency and turned the stock market bullish. According to The News, ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s rupee hits record low amid political uncertainties


August 13th, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Karachi, Aug 13 (DPA) The Pakistani rupee Wednesday weakened to an all-time low of 76 against the US dollar amid political tension and mounting economic uncertainties, traders said. "The political turmoil and ... Read more...

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Pakistan rupee slips to record low on political chaos


August 11th, 2008 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Karachi, Aug 11 (DPA) The Pakistan rupee dipped to record low against the US dollar Monday as mounting political uncertainties weighed heavily on the currency, traders said. The rupee crossed over 74 ... Read more...

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Political uncertainty in Pakistan may hinder peace process


May 28th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by admin
By Pranay Sharma New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Officially, India still maintains it will deal with whoever is in power in Islamabad. But the political uncertainties caused by the bickering of the two ... Read more...

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Pakistan stocks plunge eight-month low on weak forecasts


May 26th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by admin
DPA Karachi, May 26 (DPA) Pakistan stocks plunged by 4.5 percent to an eight-month low Monday, dropping 578 points by mid-day trading on mounting political uncertainties and weak economic outlook, analysts said. The ... Read more...

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Political uncertainty cast doubts over Paks growth sustainability: ADB


April 3rd, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr 3 (ANI): Owing to its political uncertainty, and higher global oil and commodity prices, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has raised doubts about long-term sustainability of growth patterns for ... Read more...

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President rule proclaimed in Nagaland


January 3rd, 2008 - 10:55 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan 3 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil today signed an order proclaiming President's Rule in Nagaland. The Cabinet had earlier recommended imposition of President's Rule in the State in the wake ... Read more...

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