NEW DELHI India's coronavirus infections crossed 200,000, official figures showed on Wednesday, and a peak could still be weeks away in the world's second-most populous country, where the economy has begun re-opening after a lockdown imposed in March .
NEW DELHI/BENGALURU India's Reliance Industries Ltd said on Monday private equity firm Silver Lake will invest nearly $750 million in its digital arm, days after securing a $5.7 billion investment from Facebook Inc , boosting its efforts to cut debt.
BENGALURU, April 30 Indian shares jumped more
than 3% on Thursday and were set for their best month in nearly
11 years, as sentiment improved on promising early results from
a COVID-19 drug trial, while heavyweight Reliance Industries
gained ahead of its results.
BENGALURU, April 29 Indian shares rose more than
1% on Wednesday to their highest in over six weeks, tracking an
improved global mood due to the easing of some coronavirus
lockdowns, while a surge in HDFC pulled financial stocks higher.
BENGALURU, April 27 Indian shares rose more than
2% on Monday, powered by gains in banking and asset management
company stocks after the central bank launched a special
liquidity facility for mutual funds to ease the pressure due to
the coronavirus pandemic.
BENGALURU, April 23 Indian shares rose in line
with Asian markets on Thursday as oil prices recovered from a
collapse earlier in the week, while hopes of a new stimulus
package to mitigate the economic damage caused by the
coronavirus outbreak lifted sentiment.
BENGALURU, April 22 Indian stocks rose on
Wednesday, lifted by an 8% surge in Reliance Industries Ltd
after Facebook invested in its digital
business, while expectations of a fiscal stimulus to combat the
coronavirus pandemic bolstered sentiment.
BENGALURU Indian shares fell nearly 3% on Tuesday, as a historic overnight plunge in U.S. crude oil to below zero highlighted the economic damage caused by the coronavirus-led lockdowns.
BENGALURU Indian shares trudged higher on Monday on the back of a rally in HDFC Bank Ltd following strong quarterly results, although gains were limited by losses in other banks and consumer goods stocks amid rising cases of the coronavirus.
* Wipro falls up to 3.5%; TCS down ahead of results
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