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Nifty, Sensex tick up; PSU banks lead gains

Shares edged higher on Monday, driven mostly by a surge in banking stocks after the top court last week provided relief to lenders in a case related to a steel company and on hopes of more support from the government towards ailing sectors. The Supreme Court on Friday cleared the path for steelmaker ArcelorMittal SA to take over bankrupt Essar Steel, and the judgment comes as a big reprieve for banks which are struggling with bad loans worth $140 billion.

Nov 18, 2019, 10:32 AM IST

1.3 million Indian at risk as debit, credit cards details up for sale for Rs 920 crore on Dark Web

According to ZDNet, the cards' details is available on Joker's Stash -- one of the oldest card shops on the dark web which is known to be the place where major hackers sell card dumps.

Oct 31, 2019, 14:05 PM IST

Equity indices end flat, banking stocks gain

Equity benchmark indices swung wildly between gains and losses on Friday but ended flat as investors mulled over mixed corporate earnings of the second fiscal quarter. The BSE S&P Sensex closed 38 points higher at 39,058 while the Nifty 50 was up by 1 point from its previous closing at 11,584.

Oct 25, 2019, 19:45 PM IST

Equity gauges in the red, Infosys plunges by 13 pc after whistleblower complaint

Equity indices were in the red during early hours on Tuesday amid mixed global cues but software major Infosys plunged by nearly 13 per cent after a whistleblower complaint accused senior company officials of indulging in unethical practices. At 10:15 am, the BSE S&P Sensex was down by 77 points at 39,222 while the Nifty 50 edged lower higher by 1 point to 11,660.

Oct 22, 2019, 10:55 AM IST

Sensex ends higher; Reliance Industries touches record high

Shares closed higher on Friday, led by gains in metal and state-owned banks while country's most valuable company, Reliance Industries Ltd, jumped to a record high during the session ahead of its September-quarter results announcement.

Oct 18, 2019, 16:37 PM IST

Private bank stocks struggle, Sensex tanks 440 points

Bank stocks slid dragging the Sensex over 440 points lower on Friday as investors reacted to the RBI`s cut in the countries economic growth forecast to 6.1 per cent for 2019-20 from 6.90 earlier. "..real GDP growth for 2019-20 is revised downwards from 6.9 per cent in the August policy to 6.1 per cent - 5.3 per cent in Q2:2019-20," the RBI said.

Oct 04, 2019, 16:05 PM IST

Sensex plunges 770 points on weak Q1 GDP numbers, Nifty ends on 10,798

The BSE Sensex plunged 770 points to settle at 36,563 while NSE Nifty ended at 10,798, down 2.25 points or 2.04 percent. Sensex had opened at 37,181.76, as against its Friday close of 37,332.79.

Sep 03, 2019, 16:33 PM IST

RBI, SEBI monitoring financial markets, say 'will take action if needed'

The regulators came out with separate but identical statements amid apprehensions about steep volatility in markets on Monday.

Sep 23, 2018, 21:15 PM IST

If I ever got impeached, market would crash: US President Donald Trump

Trump said: "I don't know how you can impeach somebody who's done a great job". "If I ever got impeached, I think the market would crash, I think everybody would be very poor, because, without this thinking, you would see?"

Aug 23, 2018, 21:23 PM IST

Stock market crash knocks off over Rs 5 lakh crore in m-cap –Here is what expert says

Extending losses for the sixth straight session, the BSE benchmark Sensex tanked 1200 points.

Feb 06, 2018, 10:56 AM IST

Myanmar not setting up trading zone at India border

For the purpose of promoting trade between the two countries, a series of joint committee meetings related to bilateral trade, border trade and border-market were held.


Aug 03, 2017, 09:00 AM IST

Sensex gains 114 points for the week on exit-poll position

The Benchmark Sensex ended the week green, gaining 113.78 points to finish at 28,946.23, while the broader Nifty closed above the key 8,900-level, trending on BJP-gains in exit poll positions.

Mar 11, 2017, 13:22 PM IST

Market post 4th weekly gain, up by 135 points

Market posted fourth straight weekly rise, lifted by buying in select counters, as the benchmark Sensex closed near five month highs by gaining 134.50 points to close at 28,468.75, while the broader Nifty held above the key 8,800-level.

Feb 18, 2017, 15:41 PM IST

Markets remain bullish on value buying, foreign funds inflow 

Indian equity markets remained bullish, witnessing a good rally during the abbreviated trading week ended Friday, prompted by a healthy inflow of foreign funds and value buying by investors.

Sep 10, 2016, 17:29 PM IST

Submit plans for fund raising from market: FinMin to PSU banks

Having announced capital infusion of Rs 22,915 crore in PSU banks, the Finance Ministry has asked them to submit plans for raising resources through markets, including public offers and sale of non-core assets.

Jul 31, 2016, 12:50 PM IST

RoBoHon -World's first robot smartphone goes on sale in Japan (Watch video)!

The human-shaped smartphone went on sale with a base price of 198,000 yen ($1,800), EFE news reported.

May 26, 2016, 13:05 PM IST

Good Monsoon is a boost for the market : First Trade

Good Monsoon is a boost for the market. To get all the updates of share market watch our special segment First Trade.

May 11, 2016, 13:18 PM IST

Infibeam's Rs 450-crore IPO to hit markets tomorrow

Online shopping portal Infibeam Incorporation will hit the capital markets tomorrow to mop-up Rs 450 crore through an initial share plan, becoming the first e-commerce firm to tap the IPO route

Mar 20, 2016, 14:26 PM IST

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Feb 10, 2016, 21:16 PM IST

Global turmoil battering market, govt taking measures: Finance Ministry

Finance Ministry on Wednesday attributed the fall is domestic equities to turmoil in global economy and said the government is taking measures to address the challenges.


Feb 10, 2016, 12:25 PM IST