Weekly review: Sensex down 256 points ahead of RBI meet; banks stock battered

The NSE 50-share Nifty also plunged by 73.10 points, or 1.23 percent, fall below 5900 mark and settle at 5,872.60.

Weekly review: Market extends losses for 3rd week, ends below 19,500

The BSE benchmark Sensex extended losses for the third consecutive week by slipping 27 points to end at 19,468.15 due to persistent selling pressure from operators in view of fall in industrial output and rise in retail inflation.

Diesel prices hike,US Fed plan fire up market; Sensex zooms 4%

Reports of a new 'Quantitative Easing' plan by US Fed and hopes India will take more bold steps on economic reforms after hiking diesel price boosted the market sentiment.