Equity Markets Extend Gains, Sensex Trades Over 100 Points
Key Indian equity indices extended their gains for the second consecutive session on Friday, with the BSE Sensex gaining over 100 points. According to market observers, easing geo-political tensions in the Korean peninsula, along with healthy buying in consumer durables, auto and IT stocks, added..
Sensex Rebounds 274 Points, Nifty Above 10,200-Mark
Snapping their six-day losing streak, stocks staged a strong comeback in early trade today, with the BSE Sensex rebounding by 274 points and the Nifty recapturing the 10,200-mark on fresh buying by domestic institutional investors. Asian markets were also trading in the green, boosted by easing f..
Forbes Releases The Latest Wealth Report Of Mukesh Ambani; Richest Billionaire Amongt 121
India has 121 billionaires -- 19 more than last year -- making them the third largest group of the ultra-rich after those from the US and China, according to Forbes, the business magazine that produces an annual list. Mukesh Ambani, the energy and petrochemicals magnate, who keeps his standing as..
Key Indian Equity Indices Open In Green
Key Indian equity indices opened on a higher note on Tuesday. The wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) traded higher by 61.65 points or 0.60 per cent at 10,420.50 points. The barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which opened at 34,047.43 points, traded at 33,94..
Key Indian Equity Indices Trade Low Following Asian Cues
Key Indian stock market indices were trading lower on Monday in line with weak Asian cues. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was trading 123.60 points or 1.18 percent down at 10,334.75 points. The Sensex of the BSE, which opened at 34034.28 points, was trading at 33..
Nearly 87 Crore Bank Accounts Seeded With Aadhaar
A month before the expiry of the deadline, around 80 per cent of bank accounts and 60 per cent of mobile connections have been linked with national biometric identifier Aadhaar, according to a senior official at UIDAI. The government has mandated submission of the 12-digit unique identity number ..
ED Attaches Mehul Choksi’s Properties Worth Rs 1,200 Cr In Connection With PNB Case
The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday attached 41 properties of Mehul Choksi of the Gitanjali Group, worth Rs 1,217 crore, in connection with an ongoing probe into the Rs 12,600 crore Punjab National Bank fraud case. An ED official told IANS: "At least 41 properties worth Rs 1217.20 crore of Ch..
India Economy Grows 7.2 Per Cent In Quarter 3
The Indian economy grew at five quarter high of 7.2 per cent in the October-December period reflecting overall recovery due to good show by agriculture, manufacturing, construction and certain services. The economy is expected to grow at 6.6 per cent in the current fiscal ending March 31, as per ..
Sensex Fall Over 250 Points, Nifty Slips Below 10,500-Mark
Benchmark stock indices Sensex and Nifty50 turned cautious today as investors await key macroeconomic data due later in the day, amid a weak trend in other Asian markets. Also, sustained capital outflows and weakening rupee against the US dollar weighed on sentiments. The 30-share index slump..
India Has Potential To Achieve 7-8% Growth, Says Finance Minister With A View To Policy Changes
India s economy has the potential to achieve a growth rate of more than 7-8 per cent in view of policy changes, accompanied by a supportive global environment, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today. Addressing the India-Korea Business Summit here, he observed that over the next 10-20 years Ind..