"We will be flexible. We are going to do the right thing as we always do," Falih said .
Traders said sentiment remained bearish on the back of a weak trend overseas.
Weak rupee makes the import of gold costlier and pushes the price of the precious metal higher.
"Base metals may trade with sideways bias," SMC Global Securities said.
The exporters are now trying hard to get access to good quality coloured varieties.
China had stopped buying Indian meat on fear of the foot and mouth disease a few years ago.
Most analysts are cautious and say investors should stay away from auto stocks.
FIIs have invested a net of $147.88 million in Indian shares so far this month.
Inflows from foreign portfolio investors have already slowed down in May.
BJP will lose a very substantial number of seats, especially in the north, says Aiyar.
PMSes cater to wealthy investors with portfolio sizes exceeding Rs 25 lakh.
Unseating BJP the prime goal; who becomes PM not very material, says former finance minister.
The fact that the Chinese have invited Lighthizer to travel to Beijing is encouraging, says Mowa
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From carmakers to toothpaste sellers, Indian firms have had a lousy start to 2019.
The physical market size of black pepper is about Rs 3,000 crore per year.
Spot gold was down 0.1 per cent at $1,285.19 per ounce at 0101 GMT.
U.S. sanctions on Iran have cut the OPEC member’s crude exports further in May.
Traders said gold prices saw an uptrend due to rise in domestic demand.
As per a PTI report, gold prices on Wednesday dropped by Rs 135 to Rs 33,260 per 10 gram in the national capital on lacklustre demand from jewellers.
Crude oil may trade with a positive bias and, as per the brokerage, it may take support near Rs 4,300.
India is the largest producer and exporter of mentha oil and its derivatives.
Wholesale prices of whole tur have crossed the minimum support level set by government after a gap of 2.5 years.
The strategy is expected to pan out towards expiry of the contract, on or before June 26.
US gold futures edged 0.1 per cent lower to $1,296.90 an ounce.
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