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Indian shares drifted lower on Wednesday as caution set in after six days of gains. The other Asian markets are trading mostly higher amid receding geopolitical tensions stemming from the Ukraine conflict and signs of further improvement in the U.S. Back home, the benchmark indexes S&P BSE Sensex...

Indian shares are set to open slightly lower on Wednesday as indicated by futures trading on the Singapore Stock Exchange. After sharp gains in the past six straight sessions, investors seem willing to take some profits off the table at higher levels. That said, underlying sentiment remains quite...

Indian shares consolidated their recent gains on Tuesday, with frontline stocks showing little movement while second-line stocks soared amid a general improvement in investors' risk appetite. A slew of factors such as continued foreign fund inflows, falling oil prices and easing geopolitical concerns...

Indian shares opened higher on Tuesday, tracking firm global cues, with sentiment aided by upbeat U.S. housing data and signs of "some progress" on the conflict in Ukraine. Crude oil prices continue to fall, easing inflation concerns. Rising for the sixth straight session, the benchmark index Sensex...

Indian shares look set to extend recent gains on Tuesday, tracking firm global cues and aided by strong capital inflows as investors bet on recovery under Modi's leadership. Falling crude prices and easing concerns over global conflicts from Ukraine to Gaza and Iraq also spark fresh hopes that the ongoing...

Indian shares surged to record highs on Monday, driven by sustained capital inflows after Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the economic agenda of his government and its main goals on Independence Day. He vowed to fire up bureaucracy, gave top priority for financial inclusion and called investors...

Indian shares opened on a flat note after a sharp rally last week. The other Asian markets are fluctuating as caution set in after five days of gains riding on hopes that global central banks in general will maintain an accommodative monetary policy. After a tepid start, the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex...

Indian shares are likely to open lower on Monday, tracking mixed global cues. The benchmark indexes Sensex and Nifty jumped about 3 percent each last week, as falling crude prices and easing concerns over Iraq and Ukraine reduced macroeconomic uncertainty. The stock exchanges remained closed on Friday...

Indian shares rose notably on Thursday, with the benchmark index Sensex crossing the 26,000 mark and the Nifty approaching 7,800 level, after official data showed India's WPI inflation hit a five-month low in July. India's wholesale price index slowed to 5.19 percent in July from 5.43 percent in...

Indian shares rose on Thursday, tracking firm cues from the U.S. and European markets overnight and gains elsewhere across the Asia-Pacific region this morning as flat U.S. retail sales data spurred hopes that the U.S. Federal Reserve will not raise interest rates anytime soon. Investors eye wholesale...

Indian shares are seen opening higher on Thursday, tracking firm global cues on optimism the U.S. Federal Reserve will not raise interest rates anytime soon. That said, gains may be capped ahead of a public holiday throughout the country tomorrow on account of Independence Day. Investors await wholesale...

Indian shares ended a choppy session slightly higher on Wednesday even as disappointing industrial production and consumer inflation data pointed to a slow recovery for the domestic economy. India's industrial output slowed unexpectedly in June, while consumer inflation quickened more than economists...

Indian shares are little changed on Wednesday as investors weighed weaker-than-expected reports on GDP and consumer inflation. Crude prices are falling, soothing investor worries about the effect of high energy costs on the economy. The Asian markets are turning in a mixed performance as investors...

Indian shares are seen opening lower on Wednesday as investors weigh some weaker-than-expected economic data. India's industrial output slowed unexpectedly in June, while consumer inflation quickened more than economists estimated in July, separate reports released after market hours yesterday showed,...

Indian shares rose for a second consecutive session Tuesday, as Tata Motors posted strong quarterly results and easing tensions in Ukraine and Iraq bolstered investors' risk appetite. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex ended the session up 361.53 points or 1.42 percent at 25,880.77, posting its biggest...