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MUMBAI, March 28 Indian shares rose for a second
consecutive session on Thursday as recent under-performers such
as ICICI Bank gained ahead of the expiry of derivatives at the
end of the session and as technology shares gained on hopes
about their upcoming quarterly results.
ICICI Bank Ltd rose 2.4 percent, while Infosys Ltd
shares gained 1.25 percent ahead of its January-March
earnings results due on April 12.
The BSE index provisionally gained 0.88 percent,
after earlier hitting its lowest intraday level since Nov. 26,
2012. The 50-share NSE index ended up 0.73 percent.
(Reporting by Manoj Dharra; Editing by Rafael Nam)