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Sethuraman N R

Indian shares rise on IT gains; worries over border tensions, virus linger

26 Jun 2020

BENGALURU, June 26 Indian shares rose on Friday, bolstered by information technology stocks, but gains were limited as investors remained nervous about rising coronavirus cases and border tensions with China.

Nifty, Sensex end lower on dour IMF outlook

25 Jun 2020

BENGALURU Indian shares closed slightly lower on Thursday after a volatile session, as investors weighed a downbeat growth outlook from the International Monetary Fund and a surge in COVID-19 cases, while gains in consumer and pharma stocks capped losses.

Indian shares adrift as gains in defensives even out dour IMF outlook

25 Jun 2020

BENGALURU, June 25 Indian stocks swung between gains and losses on Thursday after the International Monetary Fund slashed its growth outlook for the country and forecast a deeper global recession, with gains in consumer and pharma stocks offsetting losses.

Indian Oil reports first quarterly loss in 4 years after inventory hit

24 Jun 2020

BENGALURU Indian Oil Corp Ltd, the country's top refiner, on Wednesday reported its first quarterly loss in more than four years in the March quarter, after a surge in inventory losses following a sharp fall in crude oil prices.

Indian shares rise as upbeat earnings lift sentiment

24 Jun 2020

BENGALURU, June 24 Indian stocks rose in a choppy trading session on Wednesday as investors parsed corporate earnings, evaluated an anti-dumping duty and weighed the benefits of reopening the economy even as coronavirus cases rise.

Pharma powers Indian shares to three-month closing high

22 Jun 2020

BENGALURU Indian shares closed at a three-month high on Monday as domestic regulatory approvals to manufacture COVID-19 drugs lifted pharmaceutical stocks, outweighing the impact of a surge in domestic as well as global coronavirus cases over the weekend.

Indian stocks rise as approvals to make COVID-19 drugs boost pharma shares

22 Jun 2020

BENGALURU, June 22 Indian shares rose on Monday as domestic regulatory approvals to manufacture COVID-19 drugs lifted pharmaceutical stocks, countering the impact of another surge in coronavirus cases over the weekend.

Sensex, Nifty end higher as Reliance gains, bargain hunters chip in

12 Jun 2020

BENGALURU Indian shares recovered from a sharp early drop to end higher on Friday, helped by gains in heavy-weight Reliance Industries, with investors seeking bargains as the indexes registered their first weekly loss in three.

REFILE-Indian shares fall nearly 2% as virus cases surge, overtaking the UK

12 Jun 2020

BENGALURU, June 12 Indian shares fell nearly 2% on Friday as coronavirus cases in the country surpassed the UK, adding fuel to a global sell-off in riskier assets over fears that a resurgence of infections could impact economic recovery.

Sensex, Nifty end 2% lower on delayed telecoms ruling, dour Fed outlook

11 Jun 2020

BENGALURU Indian shares closed down over 2% on Thursday, led by bank stocks, after the country's top court extended a hearing on telecom companies' outstanding dues, adding to downbeat sentiment following a dour outlook from the Federal Reserve.

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