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India

Arnab Paul

Sensex, Nifty fall as budget sparks share glut worries; bonds, rupee firm

05 Jul 2019

Indian shares fell on Friday after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposed increasing the minimum public shareholding in listed companies to 35% from 25%, threatening a wave of new issuance.

Indian shares rise in early trade as countdown to budget begins

05 Jul 2019

July 5 Indian stock markets opened up on Friday, with investors awaiting details from the federal budget due later in the day, as Prime Minister Modi's government struggles with a sluggish economy and high rates of unemployment.

Indian shares fall on weak financials, global triggers

13 Jun 2019

June 13 Indian shares fell for a second straight session on Thursday, dragged by financials, as rising inflation rate, prolonged trade war and street protests in Hong Kong hurt risk appetite.

Indian shares cheer Prime Minister Modi's thumping victory

24 May 2019

May 24 Indian shares jumped on Friday, as the euphoria surrounding Prime Minister Narendra Modi's landslide victory in the general election drove the bull run, with financials leading gains.

Indian stocks shed gains as euphoria over Modi election win fades

23 May 2019

MUMBAI/BENGALURU India's stock market shot to record highs early on Thursday on news the prime minister was easily securing a second term, but all gains vanished as investors took profits and started looking at the broader fundamental issues facing the economy.

Indian shares zoom as early trends show second-term for Prime Minister Modi

23 May 2019

May 23 Indian shares surged to record highs on Thursday morning, as early trends showed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's National Democratic Alliance (NDA) was way ahead of its main opposition United Progressive Alliance (UPA), as vote-counting began in the world's largest democracy.

Indian shares edge higher; all eyes on election results

22 May 2019

May 22 Indian shares opened higher on Wednesday led by financials, a day ahead of counting of votes in the general election, in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to retain power.

Indian shares hit life highs; Reliance, HDFC gain

21 May 2019

May 21 Indian shares rose for a fourth session to record highs on Tuesday, led by heavyweights including Reliance Industries Ltd, as expectations of a stable government ran high after exit polls on Sunday projected Prime Minister Narendra Modi winning a second term.

Indian stocks see biggest gain since September 2013; bonds, rupee rally

20 May 2019

MUMBAI/BENGALURU Indian stocks saw their biggest single-day gain since September 2013 on Monday while the rupee and bonds rallied after exit polls showed Prime Minister Narendra Modi was set to win a second term with an even bigger mandate than in 2014.

Indian stocks see biggest gain since Sept 2013; bonds, rupee rally

20 May 2019

* Rupee rises as much as 1.2 pct, seen rangebound in near term

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