Gainers & Losers
NEW DELHI - India's universal health plan that aims to offer guaranteed benefits to a sixth of the world's population will cost an estimated 1.6 trillion rupees ($26 billion) over the next four years, a senior health ministry official said.
MUMBAI - Bharti Airtel Ltd, India's top telecommunications carrier, reported a more than doubling of quarterly profit, beating street estimates, on higher voice call prices and rapid growth in mobile data usage.
MUMBAI - ICICI Bank Ltd, India's biggest private sector lender, reported a record quarterly profit on Thursday that beat analyst estimates, but bad loans rose and sent its shares lower.
MUMBAI - India's biggest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd said growth in car sales would slow in the second half of the year, dampening expectations of a rapid recovery in the country's automotive market.
NEW DELHI - Prime Minister Narendra Modi has ordered bureaucrats to forgo the luxury of flying first class and start paying for their spouses' air tickets as he tries to deliver on a promise to cut the fiscal deficit to a seven-year low.
NEW DELHI - India's economy is expected to do better in the second half of the fiscal year to March 2015, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday, adding that he expected to hit his revenue target.
MUMBAI - The BSE Sensex and Nifty rose nearly 1 percent to a record high on Thursday as investors bet an improving economy and government reforms would allow the country to better withstand potential rate hikes by the U.S. Federal Reserve than other emerging markets.
All Indian Indices
|Symb||Index||Mkt Report||Time||Last||Chg||Chg %|
|.BSESN||BSE Sensex||6:17pm IST||27,346.33||+248.16||+0.92%|
|.CNXMDCP||CNX Midcap Index - NSE||3:31pm IST||11,656.90||+66.90||+0.58%|
|.CRSLDX||S&P CNX 500 Index - NSE||3:31pm IST||6,570.30||+56.55||+0.87%|
|.NSMIDCP||Nifty Jr||3:29pm IST||17,432.35||+126.00||+0.73%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||4:15pm IST||873.97||+8.28||+0.96%|