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Indian bond yields surge on higher inflation, shares largely flat

14 Jan 2020

BENGALURU/MUMBAI, Jan 14 Indian bond yields rose sharply on Tuesday, while shares were little changed as hopes of a rate cut in February dimmed after data showed a higher-than-expected surge in inflation.

Indian shares dive as crude jumps after Iran strike on U.S. forces

08 Jan 2020

BENGALURU, Jan 8 Indian stocks sank and the rupee weakened on Wednesday, as a retaliatory attack on U.S.-led forces by Iran spurred another crude rally, stoking fears of rising inflation at one of the world's top oil importers.

Indian shares slide as oil surges on escalating Middle East tensions

06 Jan 2020

BENGALURU, Jan 6 Indian shares slid on Monday as tensions in the Middle East lifted crude prices, stoking fears of inflationary pressures as well as a rise in the import bill for the world's third biggest oil consumer.

Indian shares slip as oil jumps after U.S. air strikes in Mideast

03 Jan 2020

BENGALURU, Jan 3 The Indian rupee weakened and shares slipped on Friday as oil prices surged after U.S. air strikes killed a top Iranian commander, intensifying geopolitical tensions in the Middle East.

Google to allow rival search engines to compete on Android - at a price

02 Aug 2019

BRUSSELS/BENGALURU Alphabet Inc's Google will allow rivals to compete to be the default search engines on new Android devices in Europe, but they will have to pay for the privilege.

Facebook boots 115 accounts on eve of U.S. election after tip

06 Nov 2018

SAN FRANCISCO Facebook Inc blocked about 115 user accounts after U.S. authorities tipped it off to suspicious behavior that may be linked to a foreign entity, the company said in a blog post on Monday, hours before U.S. voters head to the polls. | Video

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