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Market opens on a choppy note; metal, bank stocks fall

Top gainers in the Sensex pack in early trade on Wednesday included Tata Motors, HCL Tech, Bajaj Auto, TechM, Sun Pharma, PowerGrid, Infosys and ITC, that rose up to 3 per cent.

Market turns cautious amid weak global cues as G20 meet begins

The 30-share index was trading 39.58 points, or 0.10 per cent, lower at 39,546.83 at 0940 hours. Similarly, the broader NSE Nifty was quoting a mere 2.85 points, or 0.02 per cent, down at 11,838.70.


When households used copper utensils, this street shone bright

One of the oldest markets in South Mumbai, dating back 200 years, people once came here from Maharashtra and Gujarat to sell copper items as scrap. The copper would be melted down into bricks, rolled into sheets for sale or for use in making utensils.

Market turns negative, down 138 points after caution sets in

Investors also focussed on oil prices and the West Asian crisis and reacted to the September quarterly earnings of heavyweights such as Idea Cellular, L&T and Coal India.

India among top five consumer markets in Asia: BMI Research

"Due to limitations on the activity that overseas retailers are allowed to undertake, e-commerce has so far been dominated by local firms such as Flipkart and Snapdeal."

Sensex off record highs, down 52 points in late morning trade

The NSE 50-share Nifty was also trading down by 21.15 points, or 0.22 per cent, to 9,401.25 at 1100 hrs.


Rupee recoups 14 paise in early trade

Forex market remained closed on Wednesday on account of 'Buddha Purnima".

Explained: How India’s new securities market regulator found its feet

By April 1992, Sebi had become the statutory regulator, but a kind of vacuum existed for the next few months.

Australia, NZ dollars regain some ground on US dollar and yen

The Australian dollar edged up to $0.7615, from $0.7603 late on Friday.

China stocks post biggest decline in three months as resources shares slump

Hong Kong shares also fell on the back of Wall Street loss

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Global market fears recession: market expert

Delhi, Jan 14 (ANI): Market Expert Akash Jindal on Thursday asserted that the breakdown of Chinese market and the reduction in crude oil prices might hit recession in the global market. He also said that the downfall of international market had bad impact on the Indian market.