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  • Sensex gains 76 pts as inflation eases

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark index Sensex on Tuesday closed higher by 76 points on funds buying in bluechips as eased inflation bolstered hopes of policy rate cuts by RBI. The barometer, which had gained 24 points in the previous session, added another 75.73 points, or 0.43 per cent to 17,848.57 points. The investor confidence bolstered […]

    2G case: Essar, Loop withdraw pleas from Delhi HC

    New Delhi: Essar Teleholdings and Loop Telecom, chargesheeted along with the promoters in the 2G scam, on Tuesday withdrew their pleas from the Delhi High Court, saying they have already moved the Supreme Court against the criminal proceedings before the special CBI court in the case. “The petitions are dismissed as withdrawn,” a bench of […]

    Indian defence tech attract global attention in Singapore

    Singapore: State-of-the-art Indian defence technology, including unmanned aerial vehicle “Rustom” and pilot-less target aircraft “Lakhsya”, have attracted strong interests from several countries, including Brazil, Canada and Israel, a top DRDO official said in Singapore on Tuesday. “We have delegates visiting the Indian pavilion and expressing keen interest in our core technologies,” Parimal Kumar, additional director […]

    Prez to inaugurate CMs workshop on agri policy tomorrow

    New Delhi :President Pratibha Patil will address a workshop in New Delhi on Wednesday to discuss various measures for rainfed and dryland farming in the country. The one-day workshop on policy initiatives for promoting partnership between stakeholders in agriculture “with particular reference to rainfed and dry land farming” will be attended by Prime Minister Manmohan […]

    GoM to decide on stake sale of ONGC, BHEL tomorrow

    New Delhi: A panel of Ministers headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will decide on stake sale of bluechip companies ONGC and BHEL on Wednesday which may fetch the government about Rs 14,500 crore in the current fiscal. “The GoM (Group of Ministers) is to meet tomorrow to consider proposals relating to disinvestment in Oil […]

    Sensex down 23 points in early trade

    The BSE benchmark index Sensex fell by nearly 23 points in early trade today largely in tandem with weak trend on other Asian bourses. The 30-share barometer, which had gained 24.15 points in the previous choppy session, moved down by 22.97 points, or 0.13 per cent, to 17,749.87 points in early trade. The wide-based Nifty […]

    Japan GDP shrinks by 2.3 per cent

    Japan’s economy contracted more than expected in the last three months of 2011 as a rising yen and floods in Thailand hurt businesses. Gross domestic product shrunk by 2.3 per cent during the period from a year earlier, much worse than 1.4 per cent contraction that analysts had forecast. Compared with the previous three months, […]

    Sensex up 52 points in early trade

    The BSE benchmark index Sensex recovered by almost 52 points in early trade on Monday on buying by funds and retail investors which took cues from firming trends on the other Asian bourses. Also encouraging quarterly earnings by some corporates also influenced the sentiments. The Sensex, which had lost 82.06 points in the previous session, […]

    Indo-Pak trade could touch $15 billion a year

    India and Pakistan have the potential to boost bilateral trade to $15 billion a year. This was stated by Indian High Commissioner Sharat Sabharwal in Lahore at the inauguration of the largest ever India-specific trade exhibition in Pakistan today. Sabharwal said India is a growing economy and other countries of the region too should benefit […]

    Iran embargo won’t impact oil supply: IEA

    The International Energy Agency (IEA) says the oil embargo on Iran will not affect the global oil supplies much since the supply is sufficient. In its latest report on the forecast for global oil demand, the agency said there was sufficient flexibility in oil supplies in the international market to withstand any impact of sanctions […]