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Indian stocks shrugged off a weak start Monday morning and climbed higher in afternoon trade as traders indulged in some hectic bargain hunting following the previous session's sharp plunge.

Indian shares opened on a positive note on Monday following Friday's sell-off. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex edged up 235 points, or 0.4 percent, to 57,342 in early trade, while the broader NSE Nifty index was up 48 points, or 0.3 percent, at 17,074. Reliance Industries jumped 3 percent after Reliance...

Indian shares look set to open higher on Monday following Friday's sell-off. However, energy stocks such as ONGC may come under selling pressure after oil plunged about $10 a barrel on Friday amid concerns about the outlook for energy demand. The latest developments related to the new Covid-19...

Indian shares tumbled on Friday amid a global sell-off, as the emergence of a new, highly mutated and possibly vaccine-resistant Covid-19 variant, first identified in South Africa, added to over a fragile economic recovery. Little is known of the variant detected in South Africa, Botswana and Hong...

Indian shares were deep in the red on Friday as the detection of a new and possibly vaccine-resistant coronavirus variant in South Africa sent investors scurrying toward the safety of bonds, the yen and the dollar. The benchmark 30-share BSE Sensex slumped 942 points, or 1.6 percent, to 57,852 in...

Indian shares look set to open lower on Friday, tracking weakness elsewhere across Asia after a new coronavirus variant has been detected in South Africa that appears to be spreading rapidly in parts of the country. The Union Health Ministry has issued an alert for the B.1.1.529 variant of the novel...

Indian shares ended Thursday's session notably higher amid the expiry of monthly derivative contracts and a largely positive trend in global markets. Optimism over near-term growth prospects also boosted sentiment after credit rating agency Moody's said it expects India's economic growth to rebound...

Indian shares were little changed in cautious trade Thursday, tracking mixed global cues and ahead of the expiry of monthly F&O contracts. The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex edged up 40 points to 58,383 in early trade, while the broader NSE Nifty index was marginally higher at 17,416. Tech Mahindra,...

Indian shares look set to open on a flat note Thursday amid anxiety about rising inflation globally and ahead of the expiry of monthly F&O contracts. Meanwhile, India's GDP will likely show an annual growth of 7.8 percent in the July-September period, economists at HDFC Bank said ahead of the official...

Indian shares ended Wednesday's session lower amid concerns over high valuations and expectations that U.S. interest rates will rise sooner than expected. Investors were also reacting to media reports that suggested the government plans to introduce a bill in the coming winter session of Parliament...

Indian shares opened higher on Wednesday after various analysts and brokerage houses raised their projections for India's GDP growth for the current fiscal year, citing faster-than-expected recovery. The benchmark 30-share BSE Sensex rose 118 points, or 0.2 percent, to 58,782 in early trade, while...

Indian shares are seen opening higher on Wednesday after various analysts and brokerage houses raised their projections for India's GDP growth for the current fiscal year, citing faster-than-expected recovery. Goldman Sachs revised upward its GDP projection for calendar year 2022 to 9.1 percent from...

Indian shares ended modestly higher on Tuesday as easing crude oil prices prompted traders to go bargain hunting in beaten-down stocks. The benchmark 30-share S&P BSE Sensex rose 198.44 points, or 0.34 percent, to 58,664.33,snapping a four-day losing streak led by gains in market heavyweight Reliance...

Indian shares opened lower on Tuesday, mirroring weak global cues as Jerome Powell's renomination to head the Federal Reserve fueled bets on quicker policy tightening. The benchmark 30-share BSE Sensex fell 345 points, or 0.6 percent, to 58,121 in early trade, while the broader NSE Nifty index was...

Indian shares look set to open on a subdued note Tuesday, tracking mixed global cues and amid concerns over high valuations and FIIs continuing their selling spree. Benchmark indexes Sensex and the Nifty tumbled around 2 percent each on Monday while the rupee slipped 12 paise to close at 74.42 against...

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