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Sensex slumps 126 points on weak global cues (Lead)


September 5th, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets extended losses in late afternoon trade Wednesday on weak global cues and was trading 126 points lower. Metal, ... Read more...

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Sensex down 75 points, Jindal Steel slumps (Lead)


August 28th, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 28 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 75 points lower in late afternoon trade Tuesday, tracking weak European markets. Metal, consumer durables and ... Read more...

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Facebook share price slumps below $20


August 3rd, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Facebook is with fear of its growth. Yesterday, 2nd March for the first time since it came in to being, Facebook shares dropped to below 20 ... Read more...

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‘Teri Meri Kahaani’: Uninteresting story, flat jokes (IANS Hindi Film Review)


June 23rd, 2012 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Teri Meri Kahaani"; Starring: Shahid Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra; Directed by: Kunal Kohli; Rating:**There are many occasions in this three-tiered love story when the two protagonists simply run out of ... Read more...

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Rupee slumps to record low of 56.57 against dollar (Lead)


June 21st, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) The Indian rupee slumped to a record low of 56.57 against a dollar Thursday due to increased demand for the American currency by oil importers and ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps 143 points on weak economic numbers


June 1st, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) Indian equities markets benchmark indices slumped almost one percent in afternoon trade Friday as disappointing economic growth numbers and continued weakness in rupee dampened investors ... Read more...

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India’s economic growth slumps to 6.5 percent in 2011-12


May 31st, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) India's economic growth slumped to three-year low of 6.5 percent in 2011-12, as compared to 8.4 percent in the previous year, due to poor performance ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps 161 points in noon trade


May 18th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading over 161 points low from its previous close around 12.30 p.m. Friday as automobile, capital ... Read more...

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Core industries’ growth slumps to 2 percent in March


April 30th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Growth in eight core industries, including electricity, coal, cement, steel and crude oil, fell to 2 percent in March as compared to 6.8 percent in ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps 117.57 points, Wipro tanks


April 25th, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 117.57 points lower in the afternoon session Wednesday, affected by a decline in the shares of ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps 220 points on weak Asian cues


April 9th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets fell 220 points in the afternoon trading Monday on sustained selling pressure due to weak cues from Asian ... 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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Core industries growth slumps to 0.5 percent in January


February 28th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Growth in eight core industries that include electricity, coal, cement, steel and crude oil slumped to 0.5 percent in January as compared to 3.1 percent ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps 24 percent in 2011 (Roundup)


December 30th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 30 (IANS) Key indices of Indian equities markets lost nearly a quarter of their value in 2011 as slower growth and high inflation, coupled with a perception ... Read more...

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Sensex loses 722 points; slumps to two-year low (Weekly market review)


December 17th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 17 (IANS) Indian equities markets benchmark indices slumped to over two-year low this week on continued uncertainties in domestic and global economies.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of ... Read more...

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Australian consumer confidence slumps in December


December 14th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 14 (IANS) Australia's consumer confidence slumped in December, despite recent cash rate cuts by the central bank, a survey by Westpac Banking Corp and the Melbourne Institute of ... Read more...

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October industrial output slumps to minus-5.1 percent


December 12th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) India's industrial production saw a staggering decline in October, with official figures released Monday showing a negative growth of 5.1 percent in output mainly owing ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell back on ‘Britain’s Got Talent’


December 9th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Music mogul Simon Cowell will very much be part of the next panel of judges of the show Britain’s Got Talent. The X Factor US judge was ... Read more...

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Rupee slumps to 32-month low against dollar


November 18th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) The value of Indian rupee slumped to Rs.51.30 against the US dollar Friday, the lowest in 32 months, due to increased demand for greenback from ... Read more...

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SBI slumps 4 percent on ratings downgrade


October 5th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) State Bank of India (SBI), the country's largest lender, slumped over four percent Wednesday, sliding for the second straight day after Moody's downgraded its ratings ... Read more...

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India’s core industry growth slumps to 3.5 percent in August


September 27th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) The growth rate of eight core industries that include electricity, coal, steel, cement, oil and natural gas, slumped to 3.5 percent in August as compared ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps 4.56 percent on global turmoil (Weekly market review)


September 24th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 24 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities slumped almost five percent this week on turmoil in the global bourses after the US Federal Reserve said the ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps to 18 months low on uncertain global cues (Weekly market review)


August 27th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) Benchmark indices of Indian equities markets slumped to a one-and-a-half year low during the week just ended on heavy selling pressure by foreign institutional investors ... Read more...

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Mineral output slumps 14.5 percent in April


July 4th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Mineral production declined 14.52 percent in April compared to the preceding month due to sharp drop in the output of coal, bauxite and copper, official ... Read more...

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DLF quarterly net profit slumps 19 percent


May 25th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) India's real estate developer DLF Ltd has posted 19 percent decrease in its net profit at Rs.344.54 crore for the quarter ended March 31 as against ... Read more...

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Tata Power net profit rises but income slumps


May 19th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Tata Power, India's largest private sector electricity generator, Thursday posted a marginal increase of 2.36 percent in its net profit but registered a slump of 2.53 ... Read more...

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Phillips Carbon Black profit slumps


May 3rd, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 3 (IANS) Phillips Carbon Black Ltd (PCBL), an RPG Group company, Tuesday reported an 8.2 percent drop in its net profit during the fourth quarter of 2010-11, which ... Read more...

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Reese Witherspoon officially joins the ‘cougar’ clan


April 12th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): Reese Witherspoon has taken on a cougar role in the upcoming period drama 'Water for Elephants'.In her real life, the Oscar-winning actress just tied the knot with agent ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps on poor factory output, Japan quake (Lead)


March 11th, 2011 - 6:10 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 earthquake in Japan dampened investors' sentiments.The ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps 388 points on inflation, Egypt unrest (Weekly market review)


February 5th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Bears continued the rampage at the Indian stock markets for the second week on persistently high inflation, that raises concern over economic growth, and unrest in Egypt. ... Read more...

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Global imbalances could spark civil wars: IMF


February 3rd, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) Political unrest within nations could derail global recovery and stoke tensions that may ultimately set off civil wars in deeply unequal countries, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has ... Read more...

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Bharti Airtel net slumps 41 percent on spectrum cost, margins (Lead)


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Telecom giant Bharti Airtel Wednesday reported a 41 percent decline in its net income for the quarter ended December 2010 at Rs.1,303.3 crore owing to weaker margins ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps below 18,000 points; ends 1.7 percent down (Roundup)


February 1st, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets slumped below 18,000 points Tuesday -- the lowest level in over five months -- on heavy selling pressure in auto, ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps below 18,000 points; ends 1.7 percent down (Lead)


February 1st, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets slumped below 18,000 points Tuesday on heavy selling pressure in auto, technology and realty scrips. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps on selling pressure


February 1st, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Indian equities markets benchmark indices slumped further Tuesday on selling pressure in FMCG and technology stocks as high inflation raised concerns over earnings and the unrest in ... Read more...

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