On May 06, 2014 20:03 (IST)
India's economic growth is poised to inch up 4.9 per cent in 2014 and is expected to gain momentum with a decline in "political uncertainty" after the general elections, although rising bad loans would weigh on recovery, Paris-based think-tank OECD s...
On May 05, 2014 16:03 (IST)
The output and order pipelines have been affected by elections and political uncertainty and there could be a recovery in factory activity post elections as clarity emerges on the political front.
On February 13, 2014 15:38 (IST)
In Europe, the fading momentum was compounded by fresh political uncertainty in Italy where Prime Minister Enrico Letta defied pressure to make way for the centre-left leader Matteo Renzi.
On December 06, 2013 20:13 (IST)
The level of demand indicates healthy investor appetite despite Asia's third-largest economy growing at its slowest pace in a decade and political uncertainty in view of a general election to be called by May.
On November 21, 2013 11:16 (IST)
The country's economic activity is expected to recover gradually as "rupee depreciation supports exports, infrastructure projects cleared by the Cabinet Committee on Investment come on stream and political uncertainty declines after the general elect...
On April 30, 2013 07:55 (IST)
World stock indexes and the euro advanced on Monday as the formation of a new government in Italy eased uncertainty about the political future of the country, the third-largest economy in the euro zone, while the S&P 500 closed at a record high.
On April 29, 2013 21:09 (IST)
Wall Street rose at the open on Monday as the formation of a broad coalition government in Italy ended two months of political uncertainty and boosted an appetite for risky assets, while investors braced for major economic data this week.
On April 03, 2013 16:50 (IST)
The BSE Sensex snapped a four-day winning streak on Wednesday to post its biggest fall in two weeks as auto shares were hit by weak March sales while recent outperformers, such as Larsen & Toubro, retreated.
On March 26, 2013 15:06 (IST)
At 9.30 am, the 30-share BSE Sensex traded at 18,637.06, down 44.36 points or 0.24 per cent. The broader 50-share NSE Nifty was 8.95 points, or 0.15 per cent, down at 5,624.90.
On March 25, 2013 18:18 (IST)
The rupee strengthened on Monday, encouraged by the government's move to ease restrictions on foreign investments in debt markets and the global risk-on sentiment, but gains were pared on worries over political uncertainty.
On March 25, 2013 17:55 (IST)
The BSE Sensex fell for a seventh consecutive session on Monday to its lowest close in four months as blue chips such as ICICI Bank were hit by worries other allies would remove support from the ruling coalition after the DMK party withdrew last week...
On March 25, 2013 17:28 (IST)
The rupee fell from the one-week highs it hit earlier in the session on growing concerns other key allies of the government would withdraw support from the ruling coalition after the withdrawal of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) party last week.
On March 25, 2013 15:35 (IST)
The rupee fell from the one-week highs hit earlier in the session on growing concerns that other key allies of the government would withdraw support from the ruling coalition after the withdrawal of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) party last week...
On March 25, 2013 15:26 (IST)
The stock markets pared their gains on profit booking. Both the BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty opened higher on Monday, after a bad run last week, but could not hold on to their gains, falling steadily in late afternoon trade.
On March 22, 2013 14:31 (IST)
The BSE Sensex traded down 0.37 percent, heading for a sixth day of falls, while the Nifty traded 0.14 percent lower, with both indexes close to breaking their 200-day moving average.
On March 20, 2013 09:52 (IST)
The RBI's guidance on the scope for future rate cuts being limited and the ongoing political uncertainty after key ally DMK withdrew support from the ruling UPA coalition are expected to keep the downside for the pair under check.
On March 20, 2013 10:56 (IST)
The markets opened in the red on Wednesday in line with Tuesdays run, as domestic political developments as well as global economic uncertainty weighed on investor sentiment.
On February 11, 2013 08:54 (IST)
Oil and equities dawdled on Monday near multi-month highs scaled after robust Chinese trade data last week, while the euro slipped to a two-week low as uncertainty surrounded a political scandal in Spain and a looming election in Italy.
On January 15, 2013 09:45 (IST)
China, the world's second-largest economy, is high on the lists of worries, Ian Bremmer, president of political risk firm Eurasia Group, said, citing ongoing tensions with Japan and uncertainty about the investment atmosphere.
On June 24, 2013 12:01 (IST)
The markets are bracing themselves for more global and political uncertainty next week ahead of a resolution over the fiscal cliff. Back home, the Winter Session of Parliament resumes from November 22.
On November 06, 2012 08:32 (IST)
Asian shares and the dollar steadied on Tuesday with investors' risk appetite curbed by uncertainty over the outcome of the tight U.S. presidential election and renewed doubts over Greece's political ability to push through severe fiscal reforms.
On September 20, 2012 17:27 (IST)
The Sensex today suffered fortnight's biggest fall of 147 points as investors adopted a cautious stance amid political uncertainty casting a shadow on the government's new reformist measures like FDI in retail.
On September 20, 2012 14:45 (IST)
Weak global cues and domestic political uncertainty weighed on stocks on Thursday. The BSE Sensex was trading with a near-100 point cut at 2:41 pm, while the broader Nifty was struggling around the 5,550 mark.
On September 20, 2012 14:42 (IST)
Weak global cues and domestic political uncertainty weighed on stocks Thursday. The BSE Sensex traded with over 100 point cut while the broader Nifty struggled around the 5,550 mark.
On May 09, 2012 11:33 (IST)
Pressured by political turmoil in Greece over elections, gold dipped to $1,586.74 an ounce.
On May 08, 2012 23:07 (IST)
A wave of political uncertainty in Europe spread through financial markets, pushing U.S. stocks sharply lower.