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Firm global cues on expectations of economic recovery and further stimulus helped Indian shares end sharply higher for the day on Friday. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex jumped 306.54 points, or 0.90 percent, to 34,287.24, while the broader NSE Nifty index ended up 113.05 points, or 1.13 percent, at...

Indian shares opened higher on Friday as optimism over the easing of lockdown measures offset fears over rising cases of the coronavirus cases in the country. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex rallied 345 points, or 1.02 percent, to 34,325 in early trade, while the broader NSE Nifty index was up 111 points,...

Indian shares look set to open on a flat note Friday after the Centre announced new rules for allowing shopping malls, restaurants, hotels and places of worship to open gradually from Monday. All establishments that come under containment zones, however, will remain closed as announced earlier. With...

Indian shares gave up early gains to end lower on Thursday after six straight days of gains. While IT, healthcare and metal stocks gained ground, banking and financial stocks came under selling pressure after recent sharp gains. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex dropped 128.84 points or 0.38 percent...

Indian shares opened on a flat note Thursday after six days of strong gains. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex slid 92 points to 34,017 in early trade, while the broader NSE Nifty index was down 2 points at 10,060. Aurobindo Pharma rallied almost 5 percent on reporting a 45 percent jump in consolidated...

Indian shares may open flat to slightly higher Thursday after the recent string of gains. Announcing sweeping reforms in the agricultural sector, the Union Cabinet has approved an ordinance removing restrictions on farmers selling their produce outside notified market yards. This move helps farmers...

Indian shares followed global peers higher on Wednesday as hopes for V-shaped recovery coupled with expectations of central bank policy support helped investors shrug off rising geopolitical risks. Sentiment was also bolstered after a private survey showed China's services sector returned to growth...

Indian shares opened sharply higher on Wednesday, mirroring firm global cues as investors cheered prospects of more government stimulus and a global economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex jumped 532 points, or 1.57 percent, to 34,357 in early trade, while the...

Indian shares look set to open higher on Wednesday amid bets that India will be among the few economies to recover fast after Covid-19. The government on Tuesday launched three major schemes to promote electronic manufacturing in the country and help local firms become global champions. In another...

Indian shares posted strong gains on Tuesday as optimism over gradual easing of the lockdown curbs coupled with positive cues from global markets on hopes for economic recovery helped investors brush off Moody's first rating downgrade for India in 22 years. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex jumped 522.01...

Indian shares opened on a positive note Tuesday despite Moody's Investors Service downgrading the country's sovereign credit rating by a notch to the lowest investment grade with negative outlook. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex climbed 286 points, or 0.86 percent, to 33,589 in early trade, while the...

Indian shares are seen opening on a flat note Tuesday after four days of gains. Underlying sentiment may remain cautious after global credit ratings agency Moody's Investors Services downgraded India's credit rating to a notch above junk, saying the coronavirus pandemic had amplified vulnerabilities...

Indian shares rallied on Monday to extend gains for the fourth straight session, as firm global cues as well as enthusiasm over easing of lockdown curbs helped investors shrug off weak GDP data released on Friday. Global cues were supportive after U.S. President Donald Trump stopped short of threatening...

Indian shares opened sharply higher on Monday as investors digested fourth-quarter GDP data and reacted positively to the government's decision to come up with a phased re-opening of all activities outside containment zones beginning June 1. Positive cues from other Asian markets also helped underpin...

Indian shares are seen opening higher on Monday, mirroring positive cues from other Asian markets after U.S. President Donald Trump stopped short of specifying tough sanctions over China's new national security law for Hong Kong and Chinese PMI data showed fresh signs of economic recovery. Chinese...

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