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Sethuraman N R

Sensex, Nifty end lower as banks, metals drag; Reliance results in focus

Jan 22 2021

BENGALURU Indian shares ended lower on Friday, slipping from record levels hit in the previous session on weakness in bank and metals stocks, while investors eyed heavyweight Reliance Industries' quarterly results.

At least five mine workers killed in blast in southern India

Jan 22 2021

BENGALURU At least five mine workers were killed in southern India when their trucks carrying blasting material exploded, officials said on Friday. Local media said the toll could be higher.

Indian shares flat; Reliance in focus ahead of results

Jan 22 2021

BENGALURU, Jan 22 Indian shares were mostly flat on Friday after major indexes hit record highs in the previous session and a global rally took a breather, while the focus turned to Reliance Industries' quarterly earnings later in the day.

Indian shares end lower on profit-taking after benchmark Sensex scales 50,000

Jan 21 2021

BENGALURU Indian shares ended lower on Thursday as some investors locked in profits after major indexes hit record highs, with the benchmark Sensex surpassing the 50,000 level for the first time.

India's benchmark Sensex scales 50,000 on recovery hopes, foreign inflows

Jan 21 2021

BENGALURU, Jan 21 Indian shares rose to a record high on Thursday, with the benchmark Sensex scaling the 50,000 level for the first time, on hopes of an economic recovery and positive cues from the new Biden administration.

Sensex, Nifty end higher on IT, Reliance boost

Jan 20 2021

BENGALURU Indian shares ended higher on Wednesday, led by gains in information technology and Reliance Industries, while U.S. Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen's push for a big pandemic relief package also aided investor sentiment.

Indian shares edge up along with Asian peers after Yellen boost

Jan 20 2021

BENGALURU, Jan 20 Indian shares edged higher on Wednesday, led by gains in information technology stocks and on positive global cues after U.S. Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen advocated for a huge fiscal relief package in the United States.

Indian shares end over 1% higher; markets eye Yellen speech

Jan 19 2021

BENGALURU Indian shares ended more than 1% higher on Tuesday on hopes of more foreign fund inflows into the domestic market, as incoming Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is expected to bolster the case for heavy stimulus in the United States.

Indian shares rise over 1% on boost from Reliance, HDFC

Jan 19 2021

BENGALURU, Jan 19 Indian shares rose more than 1% on Tuesday as heavyweights Reliance and Housing Development Finance Corp provided a boost, with investors eyeing upbeat global cues ahead of a new presidency under U.S. President-elect Joe Biden.

Indian companies consider buying vaccines for employees

Jan 18 2021

BENGALURU Several Indian companies are considering buying COVID-19 vaccines for their employees, once they become available commercially, just days after the government began a huge vaccination drive.

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