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  • Rupee up 10 paise, opens at 62.42 vs US dollar 05-02-2014 09:25 AM

    Mumbai: Rupee opened higher by 10 paise at 62.42 per dollar on Wednesday as against previous day's closing value of 62.52 a dollar. Ashutosh Raina of HDFC Bank believes the markets are now gearing for the Friday's US jobs report which can provide cues to the future course of markets....
  • Rupee closes at 62.51 against US dollar. 28-01-2014 09:30 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday jumped by 59 paise, its biggest gain in over two months, to close at 62.51 on heavy dollar selling as emerging market currencies scripted a rebound and the RBI hinted that rate hikes could be ending. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic...
  • Divij Sharan bows out of US Open 03-09-2013 11:40 AM

    New York: Divij Sharan's US Open came to an end after the Indian and his Chinese Taipei partner Yen-Hsun Lu went down fighting to Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi and Jean-Julien Rojer in the men's doubles third round here. Sharan and Lu lost 6-7 (6) 6-3 3-6 to the fifth seeded Pakistani-Dutch combination....
  • Rupee opens flat at 59.71 against dollar 19-07-2013 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Friday opened flat at 59.71 per dollar versus 59.67 on Thursday. Pramit Brahmbhatt, Alpari India said, "The rupee will continue to trade weak due to a stronger dollar and high dollar demand from internal importers. The rupee has started discounting the RBI measures and is now...
  • Shiva Thapa, four others in Asian Championships quarters 05-07-2013 09:29 PM

    New Delhi: Bantamweight boxer Shiva Thapa put up an impressive show against Chinese Taipei's Li Lin Yen to book his place in the quarter-finals of the Asian Championships in Amman, Jordan on Friday. With Olympian L Devendro Singh (49 kg) getting a bye in his pre-quarterfinal match, half of the...
  • Rupee up 29 paise vs dollar in early trade 02-07-2013 10:04 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday rose by 29 paise to 59.23 in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on dollar selling by exporters, after the government assured it is "committed to containing the fiscal deficit" within target and is addressing how to finance CAD. Strengthening of the euro...
  • Andy Murray wins in straight sets at Wimbledon 26-06-2013 11:20 PM

    London: Andy Murray advanced to the third round of Wimbledon with a 6-3, 6-3, 7-5 victory over Yen-hsun Lu of Taiwan on Wednesday, bringing some order to an otherwise chaotic, injury-filled day at the All England Club. Murray served 11 aces and had 41 winners against only 14 unforced errors...
  • Andy Murray wary of Beijing conqueror Lu 26-06-2013 11:49 AM

    London: Andy Murray experienced the high of winning Olympic gold in London last year but his second round opponent at Wimbledon on Wednesday inflicted one of his most chastening defeats at the Beijing Games five years ago. Lu Yen-hsun, a Taiwanese chicken farmer's son who goes by the name of...
  • Investors eyeing BRIC countries in 2013 21-12-2012 02:51 PM

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  • 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 from 6-wk high, hurt by euro zone doubts 18-10-2011 08:27 AM

    Tokyo: Japan's Nikkei share average fell more than 1 per cent on Tuesday from a six-week high hit the previous day on concerns that Europe's solution to its debt crisis may not be as fast and comprehensive as some had hoped for. Shares in Olympus , tumbled for a third...
  • Nikkei rises to 6-wk high on earnings, Olympus slides 17-10-2011 08:15 AM

    Tokyo: The Nikkei stock average rose to a six-week high on Monday, tracking US gains on earnings hopes and on expectations that Europe will come up with a plan to contain its debt crisis. Shares of Olympus plunged 22 per cent, extending deep losses on Friday after the company's British...
  • Nikkei jumps to 3-wk high, resistance looms 11-10-2011 08:40 AM

    Tokyo: The Nikkei share average jumped to a three-week high on Tuesday after Germany and France pledged to deliver a plan to protect banks by the end of month, easing fears that Greece's debt troubles could wreak havoc on the global financial system. Still, many market players doubt that Nikkei...
  • 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...
  • Markets down on the back of mixed global cues 23-03-2011 09:11 AM

    Tokyo: Asian shares fell on Wednesday, with Tokyo's Nikkei shedding more than 1 per cent, and oil rose as investors worried about Japan's nuclear crisis in Japan, violence in Libya and unrest in the Middle East. The euro hovered below a 4-1/2-month high as worries about debt problems in Portugal...
  • Japan: quake damage reaching up to $ 300 bn 23-03-2011 06:54 AM

    Tokyo: The Japanese government expects total damage from a devastating earthquake that hit northeast Japan this month to reach 15 trillion to 25 trillion yen ($185-308 billion), the Nikkei newspaper reported on Wednesday. Economics Minister Kaoru Yosano will present the estimate to a meeting of cabinet ministers to be held...
  • Japan lays power cable in race to stop radiation 19-03-2011 08:10 AM

    Tokyo: Exhausted engineers attached a power cable to the outside of Japan's tsunami-crippled nuclear station on Saturday in a race to prevent deadly radiation from an accident now rated at least as bad as America's Three Mile Island in 1979. Further cabling inside was underway before an attempt to restart...
  • US stocks rise after G7 yen intervention 19-03-2011 07:33 AM

    New York: US stocks rose on Friday after the Federal Reserve announced it will allow banks to boost or restart dividend payments this year and the Group of Seven (G-7) backed a plan to bring the Japanese yen down from post-war highs, Xinhua reported. Officials from the G-7 countries agreed...
  • G7 agrees joint intervention to restrain yen 18-03-2011 07:57 AM

    Sydney: The Group of Seven rich nations on Friday agreed to join in rare concerted intervention to restrain a run-away yen, hoping to calm global markets after a wild week of often panic selling. The US dollar immediately surged over a full yen to 80.73 yen, leaving behind a record...
  • Asia stocks rock after quake hits Japan 11-03-2011 01:18 PM

    Hong Kong: Asian shares dropped after a massive earthquake hit Japan, including the capital Tokyo, darkening an already bleak mood caused by weak economic data and unrest in Saudi Arabia. The quake struck just before the close of Tokyo stock trading. Japan's Nikkei average closed at an intraday and five-week...
  • Japan quake: Sensex, Yen, Nikkei futures down 11-03-2011 01:10 PM

    Singapore: The Yen extended losses against the Dollar and the Euro and Nikkei futures in Singapore tumbled more than 3 percent on Friday after Japan was hit by a major earthquake. The Yen dropped to as low as around 83.29 Yen to the Dollar compared to about 82.80 Yen before...
  • Indian rupee to get its own symbol soon 06-03-2009 01:53 AM

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  • France defeat Taiwan in Hopman Cup tie 03-01-2009 11:55 PM

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  • Cat in stationmaster's hat boosts Japan economy 30-10-2008 09:14 PM

    It has singlehandedly pumped $10 mn into the local economy. ...