Sensex, Nifty end higher for 2nd session on strong fund inflow, firm rupee

The Sensex opened higher and advanced further to scale the day's high of 35,545.85, but settled at 35,457.16 points, a gain of 196.62 points, or 0.56 per cent , due to profit-taking activity.

Read Article

Oil rises on expected OPEC cuts, but surging US supply drags

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures were at $56.84 per barrel at 0353 GMT, up 38 cents, or 0.7 per cent, from their last settlement.

Read Article

Sensex jumps over 150 pts on funds inflow, global cues

The 30-share index spurted 159.17 points, or 0.45 per cent, to 35,419.71 points with sectoral indices, led by healthcare, auto, FMCG, capital goods and banking, rising up to 1.03 per cent.

Read Article

Rupee rises 10 paise against US dollar to 71.87

Besides, weakness in the greenback against some currencies overseas, increased foreign fund inflows and a higher opening of domestic equities supported the rupee, traders said.

Read Article

Sterling scarred by Brexit turmoil; Asia shares cling to trade hopes

Asian share markets fared better as hopes for a thaw in Sino-US trade relations gave Wall Street a fillip, though there were duelling reports on the prospects for an actual agreement.

Read Article

Govt wants policy on how much cash reserve RBI should have: Board member S Gurumurthy

Gurumurthy added that the current standoff between the government and the central bank was not a happy thing at all, and a part of India`s thinking ecosystem which depends on American ideas. 

Read Article

Brexit turmoil hammers pound but stocks hold steady

The UK currency was pummelled as ministers, including Brexit secretary Dominic Raab, quit in protest against the DRAFT EU exit deal, sparking concern that Prime Minister Theresa May could face a…

Read Article

Emirates Airline half-year profit slides 86% on oil hike

The Dubai-based airline in a statement its net profit in the six months to September 30 was also impacted by other challenges and expected tough months ahead.

Read Article

Sensex ends 119 points higher, Nifty breaches 10,600 mark

The NSE Nifty also closed 40.40 points, or 0.38 per cent, higher at 10,616.70 after shuttling between 10,646.50 and 10,557.50

Read Article

High growth necessary for poverty alleviation: Arun Jaitley

Addressing the 25th World Congress of Savings and Retail Banks here, he also said an aspirational society cannot wait indefinitely for the benefits of growth to improve the quality of life of the…

Read Article

Now, Instagram lets you check your obsession with new 'Your Activity' feature

The new 'Your Activity' feature also allows users to restrict their usage, similar to Apple's Screen Time, which prompts a message on the screen you if a user exceeds the permitted time limit.

Read Article

Sensex rises over 100 points on fresh fund inflow, Nifty regains 10,600-mark

The 30-share Sensex rose 115.89 points, or 0.33 per cent, to 35,257.88. It had shed 2.50 points on Wednesday in choppy trade.

Read Article

Rupee rises 24 paise against US dollar on fresh fund inflow, easing crude prices

Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) bought shares worth Rs 277.38 crore Wednesday, provisional data showed.

Read Article

Asia edges up as oil slide slows; pound, euro firm on Brexit optimism

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.15 per cent.

Read Article

Oil rebounds from steep sell-off as OPEC, partners discuss supply cut

Brent crude settled up 65 cents, or 1 per cent, at $66.12 a barrel, after hitting a session high of $67.63.

Read Article