On December 10, 2014 09:39 (IST)
Gold was trading close to a seven-week peak on Wednesday, boosted by safe-haven bids as the dollar weakened on cautious comments by US Federal Reserve officials regarding a rate hike and on political uncertainty in Greece.
On December 10, 2014 08:36 (IST)
Japanese stocks tumbled to a more than one-week low on Wednesday morning, as political uncertainty in Greece spooked world markets already under strain from a slide in crude oil prices and worries over global growth.
On December 09, 2014 19:17 (IST)
Oil prices plumbed fresh five-year lows on Tuesday, prompting investors worried about the global economy and renewed political uncertainty in Greece to dump shares.
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.
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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.
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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.