Saturday, 20 August, 2022
TopicStock market crash

Topic: Stock market crash

‘Just for fun’ — Gujarat broker says didn’t actually use ‘kala jadu’ to spark stock market fall

Stockbroker Minish Patel had claimed in a Telegram message to his 12 lakh subscribers that he spent Rs 8.5 crore on ‘black magic’ to trigger market fall last week.

These are the 5 Ps that will help determine if stock markets have bottomed out

Investors have fled emerging markets in record numbers, even though central banks and governments have piled on stimulus to counter the virus impact.

Sensex plunges over 700 points, Nifty falls below 8,400

Starting the new financial year on a negative note, the 30-share BSE barometer was trading 714.74 points or 2.43 per cent lower at 28,753.75.

This Indian fund manager has been buying stocks every day even as markets tank

Rajeev Thakkar of PPFAS Mutual Fund says this slump won’t be as bad for markets as global financial crisis & will be eased by massive support measures.

Study shows coronavirus lockdown can be beneficial for economy

The study, by economists Sergio Correia, Stephan Luck and Emil Verner looks at the economic impact of the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic in USA.

Sensex plummets over 2700 points, global markets resume free fall amid coronavirus lockdown

Extreme lockdown measures taken by India and the world over have adversely affected investor sentiment, stoking recession fears.

Equities extend rout to 4th day amid fears of coronavirus-induced global recession

Bajaj Finance (10.24 %), Maruti (9.85 %) and Axis Bank (9.50 %) were among the top three losers in the Sensex pack.

Sensex plummets over 2,100 points, Nifty drops below 7,900 as coronavirus carnage continues

After sinking over 2,152 points, BSE barometer was trading 6.28 per cent down at 27,057.32 while Nifty was trading 520.85 points, or 6.15 per cent down.

LIC to stock market rescue, from corona to coronary & government’s social distancing

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint

When stock markets meet IPL in times of coronavirus & another ‘PSA’ against Farooq Abdullah

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

On Camera


Ex-Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa (file photo) | Twitter | @BSYBJP

Yediyurappa just keeps proving why he is indispensable to BJP

The inclusion of BS Yediyurappa in the BJP parliamentary board comes after his removal as Karnataka CM and denial of MLC ticket to his son. So what makes BSY so important?
Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.


Representational image. A file photo of an Indian Air Force Cheetah helicopter. | Photo: Commons

IAF operation underway to rescue Italian mountaineer stranded on Mount Nun in Ladakh

The IAF deployed its ‘Cheetah’ helicopter to rescue mountaineer Federico Nicoli. Mount Nun is the second highest peak in the Zanskar Valley of Ladakh.

Remember a convicted ‘non-guilty’ IAS officer, HC Gupta, when fretting over stalled economic reforms

The 2010-13 season of scandal-mongering still casts a shadow on Indian politics, and the victims are those at the lowest end of the decision-making chain.