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  • Sensex tanks 348 points on sell-off, worst weekly loss since December 2011 11-07-2014 09:18 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Friday erased initial gains to plunge over 348 points, posting its worst weekly loss in over two and a half years, on disappointment over the Union Budget and fresh debt concerns in Portugal. Stock markets had opened on a strong note with the 30-scrip Sensex...
  • Indian shares end lower in volatile trade after budget 10-07-2014 03:59 PM

    New Delhi: Indian shares ended lower in a volatile session as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's pledge to narrow the fiscal deficit and open up sectors such as insurance and defence were offset by disappointment over the lack of major reforms. Investors also booked profits, with some citing the lack of...
  • Nifty ends lower in volatile trade after budget 10-07-2014 10:28 AM

    Mumbai: The Sensex and Nifty ended lower in a volatile session as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's pledge to narrow the fiscal deficit and open up sectors such as insurance and defence were offset by disappointment over the lack of major reforms. Investors also booked profits, with some citing the lack...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 08-07-2014 10:26 PM

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  • Rupee recovers 8 paise vs dollar in early trade 08-07-2014 09:40 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday recovered by 8 paise to 59.93 against the US dollar in early trade at the Inter bank Foreign Exchange market on increased selling of the American currency by exporters. Besides, strengthening of the euro and yen against the dollar in overseas market and a higher...
  • Sensex falls over 350 points after hitting record highs 08-07-2014 09:30 AM

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex and the Nifty are slump 1.4 per cent each. Both the indexes hit a record high earlier in the session. The Nifty gained as much as 0.28 per cent to touch a record high for the fourth straight session, hitting the 7,800 mark for the first...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 07-07-2014 10:27 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Sensex hits record high above 26,000; Infosys rises 07-07-2014 09:35 AM

    Mumbai: The Nifty is up 0.25 per cent after rising 0.5 percent to a record high of 7,791.4, its third consecutive all-time high in as many sessions. The Sensex is up 0.44 per cent after rising as much as 0.6 per cent to an all-time high of 26,116.73, surpassing the...
  • Rupee ends flat at 59.72 vs US dollar; logs best week since May 16 04-07-2014 09:32 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Friday ended a mere one paisa higher at 59.72 against the US dollar on alternate bouts of demand and supply, wrapping up its best weekly performance since the period ended May 16. It gained 36 paise against the Greenback in the week ended on Friday on...
  • Sensex, Nifty rebound to close at record highs ahead of Budget 04-07-2014 09:29 AM

    Mumbai: Continuing its record-setting spree, the benchmark Sensex on Friday rebounded over 138 points to end at new closing peak of 25,962.06, led by oil & gas shares, on hopes of reforms and a growth-oriented Budget next week. Expectations the government is prepared to tackle any crisis related to poor...
  • BSE pre-opening session restarts after technical snag 03-07-2014 12:59 PM

    Mumbai: The pre-opening session of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) has restarted after a technical snag forced it to close at 9:30 am on Thursday. Exchange operator BSE halted trading on Thursday morning across all of its markets, including shares, currencies and indexes due to a network outage, BSE said....
  • Sensex, Nify end flat; Tata Motors up 3 pc, Hero falls 3 pc 03-07-2014 09:41 AM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks snapped four-day gains on profit-taking on Thursday weighed down by oil & gas, banks and power stocks. The 30-share BSE Sensex, which resumed trading after over three hours of halt , slipped 17.46 points to close at 25823.75 while the 50-share NSE Nifty fell 10.35 points to...
  • Rupee edges lower after surging to three-week highs 03-07-2014 09:25 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Thursday surged to three-week highs in early trade but closed four paise lower at 59.73 against the dollar on weakness in local stocks and persistent demand for the American currency from importers, including oil firms. A firm dollar overseas ahead of crucial US payrolls data and...
  • Sensex ends 103 points higher on pickup in manufacturing growth, auto sales 01-07-2014 09:45 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Tuesday rose for the third straight session and closed 103 points up at a two-week high on good buying in bluechips after an uptick in manufacturing sector growth and signs of pickup in auto sales. Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors and Hindalco shares led the rally...
  • Nifty ends below 7500 on June expiry; Oil & Gas falls 4 pc 26-06-2014 09:41 AM

    Mumbai: The 50-share NSE Nifty saw heavy selling pressure in late trade on Thursday, the expiry day for June derivative contracts, closing tad below the 7500-mark weighed down by oil & gas and banks stocks. The index slipped 76.05 points or 1 percent to close at 7493.20 and the 30-share...
  • Sensex, Nifty end flat; autos up on extension of lower tax 25-06-2014 04:09 PM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks lost marginal gains Wednesday on profit booking ahead of expiry of June derivative contracts on Thursday. However, indices had rallied more than a percent amid highest ever turnover in previous session. The Sensex slipped 55.16 points to close at 25313.74 and the Nifty fell 10.95 points to...
  • Rupee eases two paise against US dollar to end at 60.20 23-06-2014 11:33 AM

    Mumbai: In dull trade, the rupee on Monday ended a mere two paise lower at 60.20 against the US dollar on weak local equities and imported-driven demand for the American currency, extending losses for the second straight session. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic unit commenced better...
  • ITC shares drag down Sensex to nearly 3-week lows 23-06-2014 09:18 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Monday fell for the fourth straight session and ended about 74 points down at nearly three-week low levels as tobacco shares led by index heavyweight ITC slumped on fears of excise duty hike, amid concerns over rising crude on continued violence in Iraq. Stock markets...
  • Sensex down 96 points to two-week lows on growing unrest in Iraq 20-06-2014 09:48 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex fell for the third day and ended about 96 points lower on Friday triggered by selling in the last hour of trade after wary investors appeared reluctant to hold onto positions as violence continued unabated in Iraq. After touching the day's high at 25,276.31 at the...
  • Sensex ends 44 points down; ONGC, RIL shares lead fall 19-06-2014 10:03 AM

    Mumbai: Dragged down by oil and gas shares, the benchmark Sensex on Thursday slipped for the second day and closed 44.45 points lower at 25,201.80 amid fears that growing unrest in Iraq could choke crude oil supplies. After rising nearly 180 points in early trade on firming trend overseas on...
  • Sensex rebounds 331 points in late buying surge, rupee recovers 17-06-2014 10:07 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Tuesday rose for the first time in three days and ended about 331 points up at 25,521.19 on heavy buying in the last hour on fund-based activity in RIL, ICICI Bank, ONGC and L&T shares, amid some recovery in the rupee. Recently battered stocks led...
  • Sensex falls most in over 4 months as Iraq unrest drives up oil 13-06-2014 10:31 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Friday tanked over 348 points, recording its biggest single-session drop in over four months, on a broad-based sell off on prices of crude oil surging to nine-month high levels amid unrest in Iraq. In addition, a depreciating rupee which was trading 44 paise, or 0.73...
  • Sensex rebounds 102 points ahead of IIP, inflation data 12-06-2014 10:08 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex recouped most of the previous session losses to end 102.32 points up near record highs powered by gains in HDFC, TCS and Sun Pharma shares ahead of industrial output and retail inflation data release due later on Thursday. Smallcap and midcap stocks were also seen back...
  • Sensex loses 110 points, Nifty ends below 7650; Infosys up 3 pc 11-06-2014 09:53 AM

    Mumbai: The market snapped four-day winning streak amid volatility on Wednesday on account of profit-taking. The broader indices underperformed benchmarks with the BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices falling 1 percent and 0.67 percent, respectively. The Sensex slipped 109.80 points to close at 25473.89 while the Nifty held 7600 level amid...
  • Sensex ends flat after hitting new life-time high 10-06-2014 09:33 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Tuesday hit a new lifetime high but pared gains on profit-booking to end with a slim 3.48-point rise at a fresh closing peak of 25,583.69. Stock markets had opened on a strong note with the 30-scrip BSE Sensex touching a new high of 25,711.11 points...
  • Rupee falls for 2nd day, down 9 paise against US dollar to end at 59.29 10-06-2014 09:27 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday fell for the second day and closed nine paise down at 59.29 against the dollar on sustained demand for the US currency from importers. Hesitancy in local equities also weighed on the rupee even as sustained FII inflows worth Rs 680 crore continued to give...
  • Nifty ends at 7655, Sensex gains 1 pc; SBI, HUL, Infosys drag 09-06-2014 09:55 AM

    Mumbai: Bulls' rampage on Dalal Street continued for another day as market hit historic highs for the second straight session. Ending the day above 7,600 for the first time in history, the Nifty settled at 7654.60, up 71.20 points or 0.94 percent while the Sensex was up 183.75 points or...