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After selloff, some dip toes back in emerging markets

Agencies, New York The threat of less central bank stimulus and higher interest rates has crushed emerging markets more than most assets in the past two months, in some cases slashing the value of stocks and bonds in developing countries to...
UK says eavesdropping is legal, defends US spy links

UK says eavesdropping is legal, defends US spy links

Agencies, London Britain said eavesdropping by its GCHQ security agency was legal and no threat to privacy but would not confirm or deny reports it received data from a clandestine US intelligence programme. British and US newspapers have suggested...
India plans reinsurance fund to cover refiners using Iranian oil

India plans reinsurance fund to cover refiners using Iranian oil

Agencies, New Delhi India plans to set up a fund to back local insurers providing cover for refiners processing Iranian oil after companies warned they would be forced to halt imports from the sanctions-hit nation, the federal oil secretary...
Rupees falls on dollar

Rupee falls on dollar strength; trade data supports

Agencies, Mumbai The rupee fell on Monday, retreating from an over one-week high hit earlier in the session, as relief from domestic trade data showing a rise in exports failed to offset the global strength in the dollar after a stronger-than-expected...
US budget cuts end White House tours, but not finger-pointing

US budget cuts end White House tours, but not finger-pointing

Agencies, Washington The sixth-grade class at St. Paul’s Lutheran School in Waverly, Iowa, sent a message this week that was heard in the White House briefing room. “The White House is our house,” the class said in a video posted on Facebook. “Please...
India to give away Kingfisher slots, flying rights to others

India to give away Kingfisher slots, flying rights to others

Agencies, New Delhi The government said it will give away Kingfisher Airlines’ (KING.NS) slots and foreign flying rights to other operators in the latest blow to the grounded carrier. Kingfisher, controlled by liquor baron Vijay Mallya, has...
SEnsex down

BSE Sensex falls 114 points; profit-booking weighs

Agencies, Mumbai The BSE Sensex fell on Friday to mark its lowest weekly close since January 13 after a sudden slump in Tata Motors and Ultratech Cement shares about 20 minutes before the close spooked investors. Tata Motors Ltd (TAMO.NS) and...
BSE Sensex, Nifty hit two-year high; RIL, ITC lead

BSE Sensex, Nifty hit two-year high; RIL, ITC lead

Mumbai, Agencies The Sensex and the Nifty gained for a third consecutive session on Monday to two-year highs on rising optimism about corporate profits after Reliance Industries and ITC became the latest blue chips to post better-than-expected...