Global equities sell-off: Sensex recoups after 1,200-point fall; RBI policy meet holds key for markets today
The Sensex on Tuesday had closed at 34,195.94 points, down 561.22 points or 1.61 percent, from its previous close at 34,757.16 points.
Hasmukh Adhia alleys investors' fears, says LTCG tax not causing sell-off at markets; blames global slump
Hasmukh Adhia, who is also Revenue Secretary, said income of government from Securities Transaction Tax (STT) is a paltry Rs 9,000 cr
The continuing fall in stock market indices since end-November may be worrying, but as long as the India story of revival holds good, there is no need to panic
Europe remains investors' biggest worry, with markets still braced for ratings agency downgrades of eurozone sovereigns.