March 7, 2013 / 10:14 AM / 5 years ago

Indian shares advance; techs lead

MUMBAI, March 7 (Reuters) - Indian shares rose to their
highest level in nearly 2-1/2 weeks on Thursday as technology
shares such as Tata Consultancy Services hit life highs
on expectations of improving sector earnings this year,
especially in the United States.
    TCS ended 1.83 percent higher, while Infosys Ltd 
provisionally gained 1.2 percent.
    The BSE index provisionally rose 1.1 percent, while
the 50-share NSE index gained 0.77 percent, marking
their highest close since Feb. 20, 2013.

 (Reporting by Manoj Dharra; Editing by Subhranshu Sahu)

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