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Indian shares slip on profit-booking; Sun Pharma drags

Indian shares edged lower on Tuesday with Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd leading the fall after its U.S. arm reported weak quarterly results, while investors booked profit in recent outperformers such as ITC Ltd .

Indian shares end higher; consumer stocks surge

Indian shares closed marginally higher on Monday, with consumer stocks leading the gains as sentiment remained upbeat after the government finalised rates for the upcoming Goods and Services Tax.

India's BSE index pares gains after hitting record peak earlier

India's BSE index edged up on Friday after touching a record high, its fourth peak in five sessions, as profit-booking pared overall gains led by consumer stocks that rallied after rates for goods and services under a new tax were finalised. The benchmark BSE index closed up 0.10 percent at 30,464.92 after rising as much as 0.91 percent earlier in the session to its highest ever, while the broader NSE index ended 0.02 percent lower at 9,427.90.

India's BSE index hits record high as consumer stocks surge

India's benchmark BSE index rose as much as 0.9 percent to a record high on Friday, scaling an all-time peak for the fourth time in five sessions, as consumer goods makers surged after the government finalised rates for its upcoming goods and services tax (GST).