BT dominates with 12.5bln EE deal

It's already Britain's biggest fixed-line telecoms provider. Now BT is to add mobile to its portfolio of products after agreeing to buy EE from Deutsche Telekom and France's Orange. The deal, worth Feb 5, 2015

Greek MPs defiant at first session

A media frenzy outside the Greek Parliament in Athens. The country's lawmakers arrived for the swearing in of the new coalition government led by Syriza. Members of the anti-austerity party promised Feb 5, 2015

Pfizer's premium bet on generic drugmaker

Pfizer finally making a deal, buying Hospira for about $15 billion. The goal: boost its portfolio of generic injectable drugs, and copies of pricey biotech medicines, called biosimilars. Shares of Feb 6, 2015

Sony's Pascal stepping down as co-chair

Amy Pascal, one of the most power women executives in Hollywood, is stepping down as co-chairman of Sony Pictures. The move comes after hackers leaked a chain of embarrassing emails between Pascal Feb 6, 2015

Twitter user growth slows; Stocks positive for 2015

After hour earnings led by Twitter: revenues beating forecasts in the 4th quarter, but the pace of user growth was the slowest in several quarters. Linkedin results beating forecasts, quartelry Feb 6, 2015

Asia Week Ahead: Examining the Japanese economy

EDITORS' NOTE: THIS EDIT CONTAINS COVERTED 4:3 MATERIALS (SOUNDBITE) (English) REUTERS REPORTER, PAMELA AMBLER, SAYING: "Japan will see a heavy data download next week." First up, the country's Feb 6, 2015

Robots to dominate Chinese labor

Robots taking over China's factory floors. And by 2017, there will be more in production plants here than in any other country in the world. (SOUNDBITE) (English) REUTERS REPORTER, JANE LANHEE LEE, Feb 6, 2015

BSE closes points 32.14 down on Feb 5

New Delhi, Feb 5 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 32.14 points down to stand at 28,850.97. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 107.65 points up to stand at 8,831.35. PIPAVAVDOC and Jubilant FoodWorks Ltd were among the top gainers of Group A with an increase of 7.00% and 6.92% along with CUB and SHREE CEMENT with an increase of 5.51% and 5.17% respectively, while the top losers of Group A include UNITECH and IOB with a decrease of 12.99% and 11.01% along with KEC and GMR INFRA with a decrease of 10.39% and 9.51% at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is down 155.71 points at 19,571.90, while the banking sector is down 102.06 points at 21,813.19 and the reality sector is down 49.50 points at 1,757.69. The Indian currency is up 0.15% at Rs 61.84 per dollar. Feb 5, 2015

BSE closes points 168.8 down on Feb 4

New Delhi, Feb 4 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 168.8 points down to stand at 28,831.25. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 50.80 points down to stand at 8,705.75. KSCL and WOCKPHARMA were among the top gainers of Group A with an increase of 10.65% and 9.84% along with DEN and PMCFIN with an increase of 5.93% and 4.96% respectively, while the top losers of Group A include ALEMBIC PHARMACEUTICALS LTD and JUBILANT with a decrease of 10.78% and 9.96% along with SHREECEM and CROMPTON GREAVES LTD with a decrease of 6.79% and 6.01% at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is down 243.93 points at 19,701.95, while the banking sector is down 273.28 points at 21,915.25 and the reality sector is up 17.39 points at 1,807.19. The Indian currency is up 0.24% at Rs 61.80 per dollar. Feb 4, 2015

BSE closes points 122.13 down on Feb 3

New Delhi, Feb 3 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 122.13 points down to stand at 29,000.14. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 40.85 points down to stand at 8,756.55. VIDEOCON INDUSTRIES LTD. and DHFL were among the top gainers of Group A with an increase of 7.90% and 6.15% along with FRL and SSLT with an increase of 6.12% and 5.95% respectively, while the top losers of Group A include JSW ENERGY and PNB with a decrease of 10.14% and 8.44% along PFC and JET AIRWAYS with a decrease of 6.94% and 6.20% at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is down 131.66 points at 19,945.88 while the banking sector is down 593.57 points at 22,188.53 and the reality sector is down 25.88 points at 1,789.80. The Indian currency is down 0.12% at Rs 61.72 per dollar. Feb 3, 2015

BSE closes points 60.68 down on Feb 2

New Delhi, Feb 2 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange todayclosed 60.68 points down to stand at 29,122.27 at the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 7.40 points down to stand at 8,801.50.MONSANTO and FRL were among the top gainers of Group A with an increase of 13.15% and 12.53% along with DELTACORP and SPARC with an increase of 10.46% and 9.99% espectively, while the top losers of Group A include TVSMOTOR and ASIANPAINT with a decrease of 7.11% and 5.75% along with NAUKRI and MPHASIS with a decrease of 4.41% and 4.35% at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is up 91.64 points at 20,077.54, while the banking sector is up 66.58 points at 22,782.10 and the reality sector is up 4.32 points at 1,815.68.The Indian currency is down 0.03% at Rs 61.88 per dollar. Feb 2, 2015

BSE closes points 498.82 down on Jan 30

New Delhi, Jan 30 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 498.82 points down to stand at 29,182.95. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 143.45 points down to stand at 8,808.90. HCC and HDIL were among the top gainers of Group A with an increase of 19.86% and 16.24% along with GMR INFRA and ADANI ENTERPRISES LTD. with an increase of 13.91% and 10.10% respectively, while the top losers of Group A include BANK OF BARODA and SPARC with a decrease of 11.08% and 6.40% along with INDIAN BANK and CANARA BANK with a decrease of 6.27% and 5.94% at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is down 245.19 points at 19,985.90, while the banking sector is down 737.58 points at 22,715.52 and the reality sector is up 38.55 points at 1,811.36. The Indian currency is down 0.18% at Rs 61.97 per dollar. Jan 30, 2015

BSE closes points 122.59 up on Jan 29

New Delhi, Jan 29 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 122.59 points up to stand at 29,681.77. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 38.05 points up to stand at 8,952.35. HDIL and ARVIND were among the top gainers of Group A with an increase of 13.73% and 8.93% along with PRESTIGE and JET AIRWAYS with an increase of 8.58% and 7.57% respectively, while the top losers of Group A include ORIENT BANK and ALSTOM T&D INDIA LTD. with a decrease of 10.77% and 10.37% along with SPARC and GPPL with a decrease of 8.71% and 7.45% at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is up 39.33 points at 20,248.96, while the banking sector is up 9.72 points at 23,448.80 and the reality sector is up 53.98 points at 1,772.81. The Indian currency is up 0.46% at Rs 61.69 per dollar. Jan 29, 2015

Maruti Suzuki sets up manufacturing plant in Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Jan 29 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel laid the foundation stone of Maruti Suzuki’s car manufacturing plant in Ahmedabad city. Japan's Suzuki group plans to set up three plants in Hansalpur village of Ahmedabad, which will exclusively supply to Maruti Suzuki India Limited. The plant is likely to start production in mid-2017. The foundation stone laying ceremony was held in the presence of Japanese ambassador to India, Takeshi Yagi, Chairman and CEO Suzuki Motor Corporation, Osamu Suzuki, and Chairman of Maruti Suzuki India, RC Bhargava. While addressing a gathering, Suzuki said that setting up of the manufacturing facility was beginning of a new era and also praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ initiative. Meanwhile, Bhargava shared details of the project. Jan 29, 2015

BSE closes points 11.86 down on Jan 28

New Delhi, Jan 28 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 11.86 points down to stand at 29,559.18. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 3.80 points up to stand at 8,914.30. AJANTPHARM and TITAN were among the top gainers of Group A with an increase of 11.96% and 7.29% along with SUZLON and SHRIRAM TRANSPORT FINANCE CO.LTD with an increase of 6.96% and 5.53% respectively, while the top losers of Group A include REDINGTON (INDIA) LTD and GSFC with a decrease of 7.38% and 5.77% along with PERSISTENT SYSTEMS LTD and Edelweiss Financial Services Ltd with a decrease of 5.70% and 5.18% at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is down 146.15 points at 20,209.63, while the banking sector is down 105.58 points at 23,406.18 and the reality sector is up 26.46 points at 1,718.83. The Indian currency is up 0.09% at Rs 61.34 per dollar. Jan 28, 2015
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