** Mindtree Ltd's shares fall as much as 3 pct to lowest since Dec. 13
** Axis Bank Ltd shares down by as much as 6.44 pct, biggest intraday loss since Nov. 9, 2016
Jan 19 Indian shares edged up in lacklustre trading on Thursday, driven by market heavyweights Tata Motors Ltd and Reliance Industries Ltd, while investors waited for more clarity in an uncertain global scenario.
Jan 19 ** Shares of consumer goods firm Hindustan Unilever rise as much as 1.16 pct to 875 rupees, their highest since Oct. 10
** Drug maker Panacea Biotec Ltd surges as much as 17.4 pct to its highest since Dec 8, 2015
** State-owned miner Hindustan Zinc's shares rise as much as 4 pct to a record high of 296.40 rupees
** Reliance Industries Ltd falls as much as 2.33 pct to its lowest since Dec 29, 2016
MUMBAI, Jan 15 Moving the head of Tata Consultancy Services to the top job at Tata Sons' holding company fills a critical hole for the salt-to-software conglomerate, but it leaves another at its most valuable company ahead of a complex and unpredictable 2017.
** TCS reported better-than-expected earnings on Thursday, but results were overshadowed by CEO Natarajan Chandrasekaran's departure to take over as Tata Sons chairman
** Shares of Indian tyre manufacturers fall as natural rubber prices hit 2-1/2 year highs
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NEW DELHI/MUMBAI India pushed ahead with its decision to scrap banknotes even as the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) own board expressed concern whether the cash could be replaced quickly enough, the central bank has said in written testimony to parliament.