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Sensex slips for first time in 8 days, down over 230 points: The benchmark Sensex today fell for the first time in eight days, dropping 230.86 points to close at 29,231.41 on selling in bluechips, including RIL, and caution ahead of the the Union Budget. Globally, Europe’s main stock markets opened lower...

A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), Friday was trading 78.75 points or 0.27 percent down as oil and gas stocks dropped. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 51.30 points or 0.58 percent down at 8,844 points. The Sensex of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 29,446.21...

Rupee trims early gains, still up by 14 paise vs USD: The rupee pared its early gains, but was still higher by 14 paise against the US dollar at Rs 62.14 in late morning trade on Friday on sustained bouts of dollar selling by banks and exporters. The Indian currency resumed higher at 62.14 as against Thursday’s close of 62.31 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market...

Sensex Down 286 Points in Early Trade on Delhi Exit Poll Forecast:The benchmark BSE Sensex extended losses for the seventh straight day by plummeting over 286 points in early trade today on sustained selling by funds and retail investors amid exit polls showing that the BJP may not be able to form government in Delhi. Besides, discouraging third quarter earnings by some...