Asian stocks extend gains after Chinese trade data better than expected, some countries partly lift restrictions
Chinese shares strengthened on Tuesday with the blue-chip index up 0.9 percent.
Asia shares seek calm as Wall Street ekes out gains; bonds rally, oil bounces back, dollar rush causes stress
The dollar’s surge is a nightmare for the many countries and companies that have borrowed heavily in the dollar, leading to yet more selling of emerging market currencies in a negative feedback loop.
Stock Market Today LIVE Updates: Sensex down 581 points, Nifty dips 205 points at close; all sectoral indices in red
Stock Market Today LATEST Updates: Sensex was down 581.28 points or 2.01 pecent at 28288.23, while Nifty was down 205.35 points or 2.42 percent at 8263.45.
Donald Trump says Fed has gone crazy after Dow Industrial tumbles; terms downslide 'course correction'
In a brief interaction with reporters on Wednesday, when asked about the tumbling down of the stock market, Trump said he was not worried about it.
The fears of a trade war between United States and China battered Asian shares again on Monday, keeping the safe haven yen near a 16-month peak as investors fretted over the fate of global growth.
Facebook gets hammered, Cambridge Analytica CEO Alexander Nix suspended as stunning data breach spooks users
#DeleteFacebook is trending on social media in response to stunning allegations that UK based data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica used information from more than 50 million Facebook accounts to help Donald Trump win the 2016 presidential election.
Oil prices hit one-month highs on Monday, gaining 10 percent or more in a three-day rally as speculation intensified over potential producer action to support prices amid a glut of crude
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
The ruble plunged more than 11 percent against the dollar on Tuesday in its steepest intraday fall since the Russian financial crisis in 1998 as confidence in the central bank evaporated after an ineffectual rate hike.
The smartwatch left some investors scratching their heads, however, and the Apple rally quickly faded. The watch doesn't come out until next year, costs $350, and would require an iPhone near it to work. It was hardly the new product category that investors had hoped it might be.<br />
Amnesty has called on the Dow Chemical Co. to appear before a Bhopal court to explain why Union Carbide ignored summons in the 1984 gas leak case.
2014 will mark the 30-year anniversary of the Bhopal gas tragedy. Two generations of victims continue to wait for justice, says AAP candidate Rachna Dhingra.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - It's back to basics on Wall Street after the default debacle was kicked down the road, but in the early going after that cloud was lifted, investors have found corporate America's numbers wanting. Just as the market breathed a sigh of relief as a debt-limit agreement was reached on Wednesday evening, it was socked in the jaw by earnings from Dow component IBM ( IBM.N ). Big Blue, as it is commonly known, was joined by a pair of underwhelming results from fellow Dow members Goldman Sachs ( GS.N ) Group Inc and UnitedHealth Group Inc ( UNH.N )
Gold slipped for a second session on Friday and was on track for its fifth weekly drop, hit by persistent uncertainty over the Federal Reserve's stimulus outlook.
Asian shares slipped and the dollar inched higher in early Asian trade on Wednesday, as concerns about a possible US government shutdown and uncertainty about the US Federal Reserve's policy outlook made investors hesitant to take aggressive positions.
Asian shares rose on Wednesday on another record high for US stocks and unexpectedly strong German industrial orders.
The Nifty has not broken support, but the US markets have. The index to watch is the Nikkei, with the Japanese govt set to flood the economy with liquidity
The US Dollar index has hit resistance and the Nifty bounced off support last Friday, raising the possibility of a short-term rally in the Indian index.