** Construction and engineering firm Ashoka Buildcon Ltd rises as much as 13.3 pct to 263.20 rupees, its highest since Feb 15
March 20 Indian shares ended higher on Tuesday, reversing a recent spell of declines, as IT stocks such as Infosys Ltd and Tech Mahindra Ltd advanced, but broader gains were capped by losses in energy and material stocks.
** Shares of sugar companies rise 3 pct-5 pct in afternoon trade
March 20 Indian shares rose on Tuesday, led by financial and IT stocks, but the gains were capped as material stocks such as Vedanta Ltd stumbled on losses in Chinese iron ore prices.
** Goldman Sachs cuts India's FY19 gross domestic product (GDP) forecast to 7.6 pct from 8 pct, citing the fallout from over $2 bln fraud at Punjab National Bank
** Shares of Gujarat State Petronet Ltd fall as much as 7.7 pct to 173.65 rupees, its lowest since July 21
** Morgan Stanley cuts Hindalco Industries to 'equalweight' from 'overweight' and PT to 256 rupees from 292 rupees
** Indian aviation stocks rise after data released by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA http://bit.ly/2u420j2) showed passengers carried by domestic airlines in Feb rose 24.1 pct y/y
** Shares of pharmaceutical company Cipla Ltd fall as much as 6.6 pct to 522.90 rupees, lowest since June 6
All Indian Indices
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||2:48pm IST||33,079.77||+83.01||+0.25%|
|.BSEOIL||BSE Oil & Gas||2:48pm IST||14,586.86||-31.09||-0.21%|
|.BSEMET||BSE Metals||2:48pm IST||13,357.03||-131.77||-0.98%|
|.BSECG||BSE Capital Goods||2:48pm IST||18,505.30||+77.89||+0.42%|
|.BSEBANK||BSE Banking||2:46pm IST||27,227.27||+33.47||+0.12%|
|.BSEREAL||BSE Realty||2:48pm IST||2,325.64||+16.53||+0.72%|
|.BSEAUTO||BSE Auto||2:46pm IST||24,105.87||-41.84||-0.17%|
|.BSEPOWER||BSE Power||2:48pm IST||2,143.19||+6.59||+0.31%|
India's Reliance Communications Ltd (RCom) said on Wednesday its bondholders had approved their asset-sale plan, that includes the sale of certain assets to upstart rival Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd.