GLOBAL MARKETS ROUNDUP * Asian shares inched higher on Friday but were on track for a weekly loss, while the dollar edged away from highs scaled after U.S. GDP data reinforced expectations that the Federal Reserve is on track to raise interest rates this year. * The dollar held near one-week highs against a basket of major currencies on Friday as investors interpreted latest U.S. GDP readings as keeping the Federal Reserve on track for its first interest rate hike since 2006. * Oi
* State pension fund EPFO to invest in equity markets -report
July 31 - ** Hindustan Copper Ltd rises as much as 10 pct to four-week high
NEW YORK - Wall Street ended flat on Thursday as investors digested ho-hum corporate earnings and new data showed that the economy grew more quickly in the second quarter.
MUMBAI, July 30 - Indian shares rose on Thursday, posting their second consecutive session of gains, backed by strong earnings of Bank of Baroda and Dr Reddy's Laboratories while continued optimism over the proposed national tax bill also helped.
MUMBAI, July 30 - Indian shares rose on Thursday for a second consecutive day after the cabinet approved a bill on the goods and services tax that incorporates recommendations from a parliamentary panel, and after the Federal Reserve meeting ended with no major surprises.
** Partner Sandoz got U.S. FDA approval for 180 days sole exclusivity for generic version of Pulmicort respule used in treatment of Asthma on July 28: Sandoz's website shows
** Gati Ltd shares gain 7.2 pct, Gateway Distriparks Ltd up 2.7 pct, Snowman Logistics Ltd up 3.4 pct
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks finished stronger on Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve said the economy and job market continued to strengthen and left its key interest rate unchanged.
All Indian Indices
|Symb||Index||Mkt Report||Time||Last||Chg||Chg %|
|.BSESN||BSE Sensex||31 Jul 2015||28,114.56||+409.21||+1.48%|
|.NSEI||Nifty||31 Jul 2015||8,532.85||+111.05||+1.32%|
|.BSEOIL||BSE Oil & Gas||31 Jul 2015||9,902.17||-27.02||-0.27%|
|.BSEMET||BSE Metals||31 Jul 2015||8,668.37||+145.53||+1.71%|
|.BSECG||BSE Capital Goods||31 Jul 2015||18,081.31||+69.99||+0.39%|
|.BSEBANK||BSE Banking||31 Jul 2015||21,499.24||+354.21||+1.68%|
|.BSEREAL||BSE Realty||31 Jul 2015||1,387.35||+39.00||+2.89%|
|.BSEAUTO||BSE Auto||31 Jul 2015||19,107.78||+338.35||+1.80%|
|.BSEPOWER||BSE Power||31 Jul 2015||2,064.56||-12.51||-0.60%|
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MUMBAI - The Bombay High Court has concluded hearing a case filed by Nestle India challenging a local regulator's report that Maggi instant noodles contained excess lead, a lawyer for the company said.