Worries about the Federal Reserve's plan to taper off its bond-buying program sent most Asian-Pacific markets falling Thursday. Japan's Nikkei 225 lost 0.4%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index rose 0.4%. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 fell 0.5%. China's Shanghai Composite lost 0.3%. South Korea's Kospi dropped 1%. India's Sensex was up 2.2%.
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