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  • Rupee falls to 1-week low of 60.94 Vs US dollar as stocks drop 16 hours 44 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Tuesday depreciated by 12 paise to close at one-week low of 60.94 against the Greenback on month-end dollar demand from importers and steep fall in local equities. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic unit commenced lower at 60.93 a dollar from previous close...
  • Rupee ends a paisa down at 60.82 Vs dollar in lacklustre trade Yesterday

    Mumbai: In lacklustre trade, the Indian rupee today closed one paisa down at 60.82 against the US dollar on alternate bouts of demand and supply, snapping a fourday rising trend. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange market (Forex), the domestic unit commenced lower at 60.85 a dollar from previous close of 60.81....
  • Sensex closes above 100 points, consumer goods stocks gain Yesterday

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets recovered after posting initial losses and closed above 100 points (provisional) in a volatile trade session on Monday. The session in which the market initially lost around 150 points, saw metal, healthcare and capital goods stocks lose. However, consumer durables, automobile, fast moving...
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  • News 360: Xi Jinping wraps his first visit to India, will invest $20 billion 4 days ago

    Chinese President Xi Jinping wraps up his first visit to India. Xi's landmark visit saw India and China reaffirm their commitment for mutual cooperation. China is investing $20 billion in India, and 12 agreements were signed on Thursday. ...
  • Alibaba IPO prices at top of range, raising $21.8 billion 4 days ago

    Alibaba Group Holding priced its initial public offering at $68 a share, the top end of the expected range, raising $21.8 billion on Thursday, in the latest sign of strong investor appetite for the Chinese ecommerce juggernaut. At that price, the IPO, one of the largestever, would give Alibaba a market...
  • Sensex recovers 139 points on hopes Fed will keep rates low 5 days ago

    Mumbai: After two days of sharp losses, the benchmark Sensex on Thursday rebounded from threeweek lows and closed with a gain of 139 points in line with positive global markets on hopes Fed will retain its low interest rate regime and China will pump fresh funds in banks to boost...
  • Sensex rebounds over 138 points on hopes Fed will retain low rates 6 days ago

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets on Wednesday surged 131.16 points or 0.50 per cent up as metal stocks gained. All the sectors were trading in green and good buying was observed in metal, healthcare, consumer durables and capital goods sectors. The 30scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay...
  • Typhoon shuts down Hong Kong with strong winds, rain 6 days ago

    Hong Kong: Hong Kong was shuttered on Tuesday as a powerful typhoon swept past the city, bringing strong winds and rain that caused flight disruptions and forced the closure of the stock market and container ports. Typhoon Kalmaegi, packing gusts of 125 kilometres (77 miles) per hour, was centred 400 kilometres...
  • Sensex falls over 244 points to close at 26,816.56 September 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Sensex fell over 244 points to close at 26,816.56 while Nifty ended 63.50 points down at 8,042 on Monday. Earlier on the day, the benchmark BSE Sensex tumbled over 185 points to dip below the 27,000mark in early trade on selling by funds and retail investors after industrial production growth...
  • Onion prices crashes in Karnataka, farmers gets just Rs 510 per kg September 13, 2014

    Bangalore: The price of onion has hit the bottom in Karnataka, the second largest onion growing state in India. The wholesale purchasing rate of the best onion (price the growers get) has gone down to Rs 15 per kg and other midlevel onions are being purchased from the farmers for...
  • Sensex, Nifty rangebound; Cipla rises 6 per cent, HDFC most active September 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The market ended a volatile session on a higher note. The Nifty managed to end above 8100, up 19.80 points at 8105.50 while the Sensex was up 65.17 points at 27061.04. Cipla, Bharti Airtel, Maruti, Sesa Sterlite and Hero Motocorp were top gainers in the Sensex. Among the top...
  • Sensex falls over 72 points to close below 27,000 for the first time in nearly two weeks September 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Sensex on Thursday fell over 72 points to close below the 27,000 mark for the first time in nearly two weeks. Reversing the early trend, the benchmark BSE Sensex dipped below the 27,000mark by falling over 126 points earlier in the day, largely on emergence of profitbooking in bluechip stocks....
  • Sensex logs worst drop in a month on profitbooking; Re at 61 September 10, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Wednesday logged its worst singleday fall in over a month as it slipped about 208 points to end at 27,057.41 hit by losses in bluechips, including RIL, Infosys and ITC, on sustained profitbooking after the recent rally and weak global cues. In addition, the rupee dipped...
  • British markets spooked by poll showing Scots may vote to break up UK September 9, 2014

    London: British financial markets tumbled on Monday after an opinion poll showed for the first time that Scots may vote for independence in a referendum next week, breaking up the United Kingdom. The survey prompted concern bordering on panic among Britain's ruling elite, with Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservativeled government promising...
  • Market closes in red; Sensex drops over 54 points; Nifty 21 points September 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Retreating from record highs, the Sensex and the Nifty on Tuesday fell by about 54 points and 21 points respectively on profitbooking in recent outperformers like ICICI Bank, Infosys, L&T and ONGC, amid caution in view of the hearing of coal blocks case in the Supreme Court. The BSE Sensex,...
  • Sensex ends 293.15 points up at new high of 27,319.85; Nifty gains 87.05 points September 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Stock markets on Monday hit fresh highs with Sensex rising 293.15 points and the Nifty surging 87.05 points to end at new peaks on the back of gains in refinery, IT, metal and capital goods shares amid robust fund inflows. In step with share market, the rupee also firmed up...
  • One held with heroin worth Rs 80 lakh September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: A 32yearold man has been arrested with 300 gm of heroin valued at Rs 80 lakh in the international market, police said on Friday. Mohammad Arif was arrested on Wednesday near Vijay Ghat in central Delhi where he went to supply the drug to his contact. Arif, who hails from...
  • Rupee logs fifth straight weekly rise against US dollar September 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee fell back by three paise to end at 60.39 against the US dollar but managed to log its fifth straight weekly rise on account of recent gains. The rupee commenced lower at 60.44 a dollar from previous close of 60.36 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market. It...
  • Sensex ends 59 points lower at 27,026.70 September 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Friday fell 59.23 points to end at 27,026.70, its second straight session of decline after logging new highs earlier this week, on losses in bluechips including HDFC, ICICI Bank, Hero MotoCorp and Tata Motors amid a weak global trend. Domestic stock markets opened on a better...
  • Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi clarifies remark on black marketing by small traders September 4, 2014

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Thursday clarified that he had never supported black marketing by small traders but merely said that those indulging in such activities out of ignorance must be treated sympathetically. "I never backed black marketing by small traders per se, but merely said that those...
  • Rupee closes at 1month high of 60.39 Vs USD; up 13 paise September 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Rising for the second day, the rupee today closed at onemonth high of 60.36 paise, up 13 paise against the dollar on sustained selling of the US currency by exporters and some banks amid heavy capital inflows. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the local currency resumed better at...
  • Sensex snaps 9day rally, Nifty ends below 8,100mark September 4, 2014

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex on Thursday fell from lifetime high levels to end down by 54 points at 27,085.93 as investors booked profits in realty, metal, capital goods, IT and banking stocks after a nineday strong rally. The 30share barometer fell below 27,000 level to intraday low...
  • Gold dips below Rs 28,000level on weak global cues September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Continuing its losing streak for the fourth straight day, gold prices dipped below the Rs 28,000level by falling Rs 70 to hit over twomonth low of Rs 27,950 per 10 grams in the national capital on Wednesday on sustained selling by stockists amid a weakening global trend. Silver also...
  • Bihar CM sparks a row, says traders indulging in small scale black marketing will be pardoned September 3, 2014

    Patna: A comment by Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi has sparked off a row. He was heard saying that traders indulging in small scale black marketing will be pardoned by the Bihar government as they are only doing this to help their families. "There are people who indulge in black...
  • Rupee hits 1 month high at 60.33; closes up by 19 points at 60.49 Vs USD September 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Snapping the foursession losing trend, the rupee hit onemonth high of 60.33 during the day before closing higher by 19 paise at 60.49 against the dollar on weakening of the US currency amid reports of Russia and Ukraine agreeing to a ceasefire. Also, continuing rise in local equities and sustained inflows...
  • Sensex, Nifty touch new highs, IT stocks rise September 3, 2014

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets touched a new high of 27,225.85 points on Wednesday before closing the trade at 27,139.94 points. The 30scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) surpassed its previous high of 27,082.85 points of Tuesday. Volatility was seen in the trade around...
  • Sensex closes above 27,000mark for first time; Nifty at record high of 8,083 September 2, 2014

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex on Tuesday rose by 151 points to surpass the 27,000mark for the first time and Nifty hit the record 8,100level on buying by foreign funds triggered by narrowing CAD and betterthanexpected growth. Continuing its surge for the eighth day, the BSE Sensex hit a fresh lifetime high...
  • Sparkling start for markets in September, Nifty closes above 8,000mark September 1, 2014

    September brought a sparkling start for the markets with the Nifty closing above the 8000level for first time. Watch the video for more. ...