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Sensex closes flat, FMCG, PSU stocks up (Second Lead)


September 13th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed flat Thursday while keeping to the 18,000-mark level reached a day before.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 134 points down on weak global cues (Second Lead)


September 5th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed 134 points down in line with weak global bourses. Metal, capital goods and banking stocks were the ... Read more...

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Sensex tanks 120 points, metal, capital goods stocks down


September 5th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 120 points lower in afternoon trade Wednesday on weak Asian cues. Metal, capital goods and banking ... Read more...

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Sensex closes flat, oil and gas, auto stocks down (Second Lead)


August 23rd, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed flat Thursday after oil and gas, auto and capital goods stocks came under intense selling pressure.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 24 points up


August 17th, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 17 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday closed 24 points higher.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at ... Read more...

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Sensex trades flat, auto, banking stocks down (Lead)


August 13th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading flat late afternoon Monday amid high volatility. Auto, banking and FMCG stocks came under intense selling.The ... Read more...

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Sensex down 79 points; consumer durables, auto scrips fall


August 10th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 10 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 79 points down Friday afternoon after consumer durables, auto and banking stocks came under intense selling.The ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 74 points down (Second Lead)


July 25th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday closed 74 points down. Metal, consumer durables and power stocks mostly came under selling pressure.The 30-scrip sensitive ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 57 points, metal consumer durable stocks down (Lead)


July 25th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday was trading 57 points down in late afternoon trade. Metal, consumer durable and power stocks mostly came ... Read more...

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Sensex declines 66 points, metal, consumer durables down


July 25th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday was trading 66 points down in afternoon trade led by selling pressure in metal, consumer durable and ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 43 points high (Second lead)


July 24th, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed 43 points higher in choppy trade Tuesday. FMCG, consumer durables, and oil and gas stocks were the ... Read more...

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Hindustan Unilever profits double to Rs.1,331 crore


July 23rd, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 23 (IANS) Hindustan Unilever said Monday its net profit more than doubled to Rs.1331.19 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2012 as compared to Rs.627.16 crore in ... Read more...

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Fat can affect brain’s perception of flavour: Study


July 22nd, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) Fat can reduce activity in several brain areas responsible for processing taste, aroma and reward, says the first ever study on the subject.The research, carried out ... Read more...

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Sensex gains 146 points, auto banking stocks up (Lead)


July 10th, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Tuesday rose 146 points in afternoon trade with more buying in automobile, consumer durable and banking stocks.It was ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 111 points, auto and banking stocks up


July 10th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was Tuesday trading 111 points higher in afternoon trade with good buying in automobile, consumer durable and banking ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 147 percent, metal, power stocks slump


July 9th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 147 points down Monday due to a sell-off in metal, power and realty stocks.The 30-scrip sensitive ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 40 points; metal, consumer durable stocks up


July 4th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was Wednesday trading 40 points higher around 11:40 a.m., led by robust buying in metal, consumer durable and ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 18 points higher (Lead)


July 3rd, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Tuesday closed just 18 points higher, shedding most of the gains made earlier in the day.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 63 points; consumer durable, realty stocks up


July 3rd, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 3 (IANS) Helped by firm Asian cues, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets was Tuesday trading 63 points higher in the afternoon trade, led by robust ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 64 points; FMCG, consumer durable stocks down (Lead)


June 26th, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 64 points down Tuesday. FMCG, consumer durable and metal stocks were among the underperformers.The 30-scrip sensitive ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 40 points; capital goods, FMCG stocks up


June 13th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 0.24 percent higher in the afternoon session Wednesday, led by good buying support in capital goods, ... 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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Sensex rallies 300 points; auto, FMCG stocks surge


June 6th, 2012 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 300.38 points up in the afternoon session Wednesday owing to the stabilising rupee and good ... Read more...

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Sensex down 35.68 points, oil and gas stocks fall


May 25th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 35.68 points down around 12.30 p.m. Friday on heavy selling pressure in consumer durable, oil and ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 126 points; auto, realty stocks slump


May 3rd, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 126 points down at around noon Thursday, led by selling pressure in auto, realty and banking ... Read more...

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Sensex up 71 points in afternoon trade


May 2nd, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 70.90 points higher in the afternoon session Wednesday, led by good buying support for consumer durables, ... Read more...

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Hindustan Unilever quarterly net profit rises 20.6 percent


May 1st, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) major Hindustan Unilever Tuesday posted a 20.6 percent rise in net profit at Rs.686.6 crore for the quarter ended March 31, ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 74 points higher (Lead)


April 2nd, 2012 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets closed 74 points higher Monday, the first trading day of 2012-13, on the back of good buying support ... Read more...

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CRY convenes summit to highlight corporate responsibility


March 7th, 2012 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) With an aim to define more clearly a strategy for corporate social responsibility, NGO CRY - Child, Rights and You - Wednesday organised here a day-long ... Read more...

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Hindustan Unilever’s third quarter net profit up 18 percent


February 6th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) major Hindustan Unilever Monday reported an 18.24 percent increase in its net profit for the quarter ended Dec 31 at Rs.753.81 ... Read more...

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Sensex soars past 17,600 points; registers 5th weekly gain (Roundup)


February 3rd, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 3 (IANS) Main indices of Indian equities markets rallied for the fifth straight week, with benchmark Sensex rising above 17,600 points on the back of continued buying ... Read more...

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Venezuela freezes prices of 18 products


November 23rd, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Nov 23 (IANS/EFE) The Venezuelan government ordered a freeze on the prices of 18 products under the new Fair Price Law, with which Caracas intends to take one more ... Read more...

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Akshay to endorse anti-perspirant brand (With Image)


October 17th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Akshay Kumar has been named the brand ambassador of anti-perspirant Sure Men for his "active" and "energetic" lifestyle."When I was approached to endorse Sure ... Read more...

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Indra Nooyi, Piyush Pandey to speak at AdAsia 2011


September 8th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Leading business honchos including Indra Nooyi, chairman and chief executive officer of PepsiCo, and Piyush Pandey, executive chairman and creative director, South Asia, Ogilvy ... Read more...

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Dabur parts ways with Miss Nepal


July 26th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 26 (IANS) Dogged by controversies and hounded by Maoists, Indian FMCG company Dabur India's joint venture in Nepal has decided to part ways with Miss Nepal, the republic's ... Read more...

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