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Sensex surges over 300 points in early trade

10 Mar 2021

Sensex surges over 300 points in early trade

Equity benchmark Sensex jumped over 300 points in opening trade on Wednesday tracking gains in index majors Infosys, HDFC, and Reliance Industries amid positive cues from global markets and fresh foreign fund inflow.

Sensex rallies over 500 points in early trade

09 Mar 2021

Sensex rallies over 500 points in early trade

Equity benchmark Sensex surged over 500 points in opening trade on Tuesday tracking gains in index majors HDFC twins, ICICI Bank and Reliance Industries amid mixed cues from global markets.

Sensex slumps over 440 points in early trade

05 Mar 2021

Sensex slumps over 440 points in early trade

The BSE benchmark Sensex tumbled over 440 points and the NSE Nifty cracked below the key 15,000-level in early trade on Friday in line with a slump in other Asian markets as US bond market turmoil continued to fan investor worries globally.

Sensex spurts 447 points to reclaim the 50,000 mark

02 Mar 2021

Sensex spurts 447 points to reclaim the 50,000 mark

The BSE Sensex zoomed 447 points to settle above the psychological 50,000 mark on Tuesday, buoyed by hectic buying in auto, banking and IT counters amid positive domestic and global cues.

Sensex ends 1,939 points lower; NIFTY below 14,600

26 Feb 2021

Sensex ends 1,939 points lower; NIFTY below 14,600

Domestic equity markets witnessed a strong downward trend on Friday, mirroring losses in other global markets.

Sensex tanks over 1,000 points in opening trade

26 Feb 2021

Sensex tanks over 1,000 points in opening trade

Equity benchmark Sensex tanked over 1,000 points in the opening session on Friday tracking losses in index majors ICICI Bank, HDFC twins, and Reliance Industries amid a negative trend in global markets.

Sensex crosses 52K for the first time; Nifty tops 15,300

15 Feb 2021

Sensex crosses 52K for the first time; Nifty tops 15,300

Equity benchmark Sensex rallied over 610 points to finish above the 52,000-mark for the first time on Monday, tracking significant gains in financial stocks.

History created: Sensex breaches 50,000-mark for the first time ever

21 Jan 2021

History created: Sensex breaches 50,000-mark for the first time ever

In a development that is sure to make investors, market watchers, and companies happy, S&P BSE Sensex crossed the 50,000-mark for the first time ever on Thursday.

Sensex hits 49,000 for the first time; Nifty above 14,400

11 Jan 2021

Sensex hits 49,000 for the first time; Nifty above 14,400

Equity benchmark Sensex surged over 400 points in early trade on Monday to top the 49,000 mark for the first time, tracking gains in IT stocks amid a largely positive trend in global equities and massive FPI inflow.

Sensex, Nifty hit record highs as markets welcome vaccine news

10 Nov 2020

Sensex, Nifty hit record highs as markets welcome vaccine news

Domestic stock markets hit fresh record highs on Tuesday as drugmakers Pfizer and BioNTech announced that their COVID-19 vaccine candidate was over 90% effective.

Government cuts corporate tax rate to 22% for domestic companies

20 Sep 2019

Government cuts corporate tax rate to 22% for domestic companies

In a move which is expected to boost growth and provide some respite to the sluggish economy, the government has decided to slash income tax for corporates.

#Verdict2019: Sensex crosses 40,000 points for the first time

23 May 2019

#Verdict2019: Sensex crosses 40,000 points for the first time

On Thursday, as election results began emerging, markets jumped with happiness.

Sensex jumps 1,000 points after exit-polls predict win for NDA

20 May 2019

Sensex jumps 1,000 points after exit-polls predict win for NDA

After exit polls predicted NDA's win on Sunday, Sensex saw a surge of 950 points. While S&P BSE Sensex jumped over 950 points, Nifty climbed over 280 points.

Assembly poll results, Urjit Patel's sudden resignation upset market

11 Dec 2018

Assembly poll results, Urjit Patel's sudden resignation upset market

Benchmark equity indices opened with heavy losses today, as investors were on edge ahead of the final assembly election results from five states, amid plummeting rupee after RBI Governor Urjit Patel's unexpected resignation.

Rupee falls 10p to 70.89 against USD in early trade

28 Nov 2018

Rupee falls 10p to 70.89 against USD in early trade

The rupee depreciated by 10 paise to 70.89 against USD in early trade today at the interbank foreign exchange amid strengthening of the USD against some currencies overseas.

Why India's biggest stock exchange had to shut

10 Jul 2017

Why India's biggest stock exchange had to shut

Technical glitches are suddenly becoming a common affair in bourses. Previously, this month a glitch occurred in NASDAQ, which set Apple, Microsoft and other key stocks at a fixed rate.