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  • Google shares break $1,000 barrier as mobile pays off 18-10-2013 10:52 PM

    San Francisco: Google Inc shares jumped past $1,000 on Friday as investors bet on the Internet company's continued dominance of the mobile and video advertising businesses despite aggressive competition from Facebook Inc and Yahoo Inc. Shares of the world's No. 1 search company rose more than 13 percent to hit...
  • Google eyes a pie of online photograph sharing market 20-08-2013 11:19 AM

    Mumbai: Internet giant Google said it would increase its focus on photograph sharing here by offering tools to help both professionals as well as amateurs to share their images. Currently, Facebook, Pintrest and Flickr lead the online photograph sharing market, of which Google aims to corner a larger pie. "Recognising...
  • Nikkei falls over 2 pc on Eurozone debt woes 03-11-2011 08:02 AM

    Tokyo: The Nikkei share average fell more than 2 per cent on Wednesday to a three-week low on resurgent fears over the euro zone's debt woes, after Greece's surprise call for a referendum threatened to scupper a bailout plan aimed at containing the crisis. Some investors also sold to square...
  • Nikkei slips as global growth worries weigh 18-08-2011 08:44 AM

    Tokyo: Japan's Nikkei stock average fell for a second straight day on Thursday, hurt by the Yen's persistent strength and fears the US might be heading for another recession, with many investors on the sidelines ahead of US economic data. Chip-related shares underperformed after Dell's disappointing sales outlook fanned worries...
  • Sinha assumes office as 8th SEBI Chairman 18-02-2011 05:36 PM

    Mumbai: Upendra Kumar Sinha on Friday took charge as market regulator SEBI's Chairman from the outgoing Chief Chandrashekar Baskar Bhave, who is said to have considerably raised the bar of the institution during his three-year tenure. As the 8th Chairman of the market watchdog, 'UK', as he is known among...
  • Anil Ambani firms barred from stock market investment 14-01-2011 05:37 PM

    Mumbai: Anil Ambani and four board members of Reliance Natural Resources Limited (RNRL) have been barred by the Securities and Exchange Board of India from investing in the stock market till December 2011. The four board members who have been banned along with Group Chairman Anil Ambani are Satish Seth,...