from India Insight:

Markets this week: Sensex falls 2.6 percent, Jindal Steel slumps 9 percent

September 27, 2013

After rising for four consecutive weeks, the BSE Sensex fell 2.6 percent in the last five trading sessions, as a surprise repo rate hike by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Sept. 20 dampened investor confidence and battered banking shares.

from India Insight:

Kejriwal needs different approach to win hearts and votes

October 11, 2012

The Arvind Kejriwal-Robert Vadra faceoff has finally reached the place where it should be -- in court instead of in the press.

from India Insight:

The news this weekend: LPG, Kejriwal, toilets, politicians… and Somali pirates

October 6, 2012

It's shaping up as a busy weekend for India's politicians...

The price of LPG -- liquefied petroleum gas cylinders, or cooking gas -- has risen 11.42 rupees per cylinder because dealers are getting higher commissions. TV channels attacked the government because this "shocker" comes right after the imposition of a cap on subsidized cylinder sales was imposed.

from Money on the markets:

BSE Realty Index slips 3 pct; Unitech down 7 pct

February 8, 2011

Concrete slabs are lifted at the construction site of Bandra-Worli sea link in Mumbai, April 28, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta/Files

The BSE Realty index ended lower on Tuesday on concerns of increasing interest rates and as rising input costs weighed on investors.

from Money on the markets:

Realty stocks struggle, Unitech falls 10.6 pct

February 1, 2011

Shares in Unitech, one of India’s leading real estate firm, fell 10.6 percent on Tuesday to close at 43.05 rupees. The stock ended as the top loser in the BSE Realty Index.

from Money on the markets:

Real estate index rises

December 2, 2010

Stocks of real estate firms posted decent gains on Thursday, with HDIL standing out with a 9 percent jump.

from Money on the markets:

Realty stocks end lower

November 19, 2010

It was not a great day for markets and real estate stocks especially, as the sectoral index slipped 3.84 percent.

from Money on the markets:

Realty stocks fall

November 12, 2010

It was a tough day for those who invest in real estate stocks as the BSE Realty index fell 4.76 percent on Friday, in a Mumbai market that fell more than 400 points.

from Money on the markets:

BSE Realty Index gains

September 16, 2010

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The BSE Realty Index closed 1.2 percent higher on Thursday while the broader market remained volatile and closed 0.4 percent lower at 19417.

from Money on the markets:

Realty stocks gain in strong Mumbai market

September 13, 2010

The BSE Realty Index gained 2.5 percent on Monday, with Unitech and DLF posting good gains in a broader market that closed over 400 points up on strong factory data and global cues.