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Sachin Ravikumar

Sensex, Nifty end lower as RBI loan relief hits banks

22 May 2020

BENGALURU Indian shares slid on Friday, as banks fell after the central bank decided to cut policy rates and extend a relief period for loan repayments in an effort to contain the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sensex, Nifty slide as RBI loan relief hits banks

22 May 2020

BENGALURU Indian shares slid on Friday, as banks suffered following the central bank's decision to cut policy rates and extend a relief period for loan repayments by borrowers in an effort to contain the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Indian shares rise on plans to ease travel curbs; airlines gain

21 May 2020

BENGALURU Indian shares rose on Thursday for the third straight session, as the government said it plans to ease curbs on air and rail travel, in a further relaxation of a two-month coronavirus lockdown that has bruised the economy.

Indian shares jump on earnings boost; Reliance, banks gain

20 May 2020

BENGALURU, May 20 Indian shares jumped on Wednesday, spurred by strong corporate earnings and a rise in banking stocks and Reliance Industries, while a surge in domestic coronavirus infections dampened the growth outlook for Asia's third largest economy.

Indian shares rise after finance minister's remarks on stimulus

20 May 2020

BENGALURU, May 20 Indian shares rose on Wednesday, led by Reliance and ITC, as the country's finance minister suggested she would not rule out further stimulus measures to aid an economic recovery, following poor reaction to an already announced package.

Sensex, Nifty end higher on Bharti Airtel boost; banks fall

19 May 2020

BENGALURU Indian shares ended higher on Tuesday after three days of losses, spurred by a surge in Bharti Airtel and optimism around a potential coronavirus vaccine, but a late slide in banking stocks and Reliance Industries capped gains.

Indian shares jump on vaccine optimism; Bharti Airtel surges

19 May 2020

BENGALURU Indian shares followed world markets higher on Tuesday, after three straight sessions of declines, spurred by gains in Bharti Airtel and positive data from an early trial of a potential COVID-19 vaccine.

Indian shares tumble as economic package disappoints; banks fall

18 May 2020

BENGALURU, May 18 Indian shares tumbled on Monday, with banks leading the fall, as investors were disappointed by government measures to aid an economic recovery, even as domestic cases of the novel coronavirus continued to rise steadily.

Indian shares fall as relief measures fail to impress

15 May 2020

BENGALURU Indian shares fell on Friday after details on the government's economic package failed to impress investors already worried about rising coronavirus cases and poor corporate earnings reports.

Indian shares slide as stimulus fails to excite; Powell's grim outlook weighs

14 May 2020

BENGALURU Indian shares slid on Thursday as an initial government stimulus to boost a coronavirus-hit economy failed to excite investors, while a dour outlook from the chief of the U.S. Federal Reserve added to weak sentiment.

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