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In a first, Sensex crosses 48,000-mark, Nifty soars past 14,000

04 Jan 2021

In a first, Sensex crosses 48,000-mark, Nifty soars past 14,000

Domestic stock markets brought good news for investors as the S&P BSE Sensex index traded above 48,000 for the first time ever. The Sensex recorded a jump of 299.24 points, roughly 0.63%, to come at 48,168.22 on Monday morning.

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.

Why Sitharaman's stimulus package has left stock market unimpressed

14 May 2020

Why Sitharaman's stimulus package has left stock market unimpressed

Domestic stocks plunged on Thursday as the government's stimulus package to revive the economy left investors unimpressed.

Sensex crashes 2,300 points; records biggest single-day fall in decade

09 Mar 2020

Sensex crashes 2,300 points; records biggest single-day fall in decade

Market indices Sensex and Nifty crashed on Monday trading 6% lower in the biggest single-day fall in at least a decade.

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.

Sensex plunges over 900 points, Nifty slips below 11,600 points

08 Jul 2019

Sensex plunges over 900 points, Nifty slips below 11,600 points

Benchmark equity indexes S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 continued to decline for a second consecutive session on Monday. Sensex lost over 900 points in late afternoon trade, while the broader Nifty tanked by over 245 points.

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.

Sensex rises over 200 points, Nifty reclaims 10,800 mark

13 Dec 2018

Sensex rises over 200 points, Nifty reclaims 10,800 mark

The equity benchmark BSE Sensex today rose 263.70 points, or 0.74%, to 36,042.77 in early trade, a day after Shaktikanta Das took charge as the new Governor of RBI and promised to take all stakeholders along on key policy issues to maintain growth while keeping inflation under check.

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.

Sensex falls over 200 points on weak global cues

21 Nov 2018

Sensex falls over 200 points on weak global cues

The BSE benchmark Sensex fell over 200 points in early trade today following weak global cues amid fresh foreign fund outflows.

Sensex rises 115.89 points on fresh fund inflow, strong rupee

15 Nov 2018

Sensex rises 115.89 points on fresh fund inflow, strong rupee

The 30-share BSE benchmark Sensex rose 115.89 points, or 0.33%, to 35,257.88 and the NSE Nifty regained 10,600-mark today backed by gains in auto, pharma, energy, and financial stocks, amid fresh foreign fund inflows and easing global crude prices.

Sensex plummets over 800-points on sinking rupee, weak global cues

04 Oct 2018

Sensex plummets over 800-points on sinking rupee, weak global cues

The BSE benchmark Sensex plummeted over 800-points in the afternoon session today as rupee sank to another low amid boiling crude prices, weak global cues.

Sensex hits historic 38,000 mark; Nifty tops 11,495

09 Aug 2018

Sensex hits historic 38,000 mark; Nifty tops 11,495

The BSE Sensex hit the 38,000 level for the first time today on widespread buying in banking, energy, and PSU stocks amid unabated inflows by domestic and foreign institutional investors.

Sensex hits 37,000 mark for the first time

26 Jul 2018

Sensex hits 37,000 mark for the first time

The BSE Sensex crossed the 37,000-mark for the first time today by jumping 156.42 points, or 0.42%, to 37,014.65 in early trade today, breaching its previous intra-day record of 36,947.18 hit yesterday.

BSE rebounds 69 points; market opens higher ahead of RBI-policy

06 Jun 2018

BSE rebounds 69 points; market opens higher ahead of RBI-policy

BSE Sensex rebounded over 69 points in opening trade, breaking its three-day losing run, ahead of RBI's bi-monthly policy meet.

Sensex zooms 260 points as BJP takes lead in Karnataka

15 May 2018

Sensex zooms 260 points as BJP takes lead in Karnataka

After opening lower, the benchmark BSE Sensex soared over 260 points in the early trade today after the Bharatiya Janata Party took the lead in the Karnataka State Assembly election results.

Sensex rises over 128 points on firm global cues

10 May 2018

Sensex rises over 128 points on firm global cues

The BSE Sensex rallied over 128 points to 35,447.43 in early session today, maintaining its positive form for the fourth straight day on positive cues from global markets.

Sensex surges over 146 points in opening trade

07 May 2018

Sensex surges over 146 points in opening trade

Market benchmark Sensex surged over 146 points in opening trade today on fresh buying by domestic institutional investors amid a strengthening rupee.

Sensex gains 166 points, Nifty tops 10,600-level

24 Apr 2018

Sensex gains 166 points, Nifty tops 10,600-level

Benchmark indices managed to close higher for the second session today, led by gains in refinery, capital goods, healthcare, auto, and banking stocks amid firming trend in global markets.

Mumbai: BSE gains over 100 points, Nifty above 10,350

09 Apr 2018

Mumbai: BSE gains over 100 points, Nifty above 10,350

The benchmark BSE Sensex advanced over 100 points in early trade today on sustained buying by domestic institutional investors amid firm Asian cues.

Ahead of RBI policy meet, Sensex rises nearly 100 points

04 Apr 2018

Ahead of RBI policy meet, Sensex rises nearly 100 points

The BSE Sensex rose nearly 100 points in opening trade on Wednesday ahead of Reserve Bank of India's monetary policy review that begins today.

Sensex begins FY19 on firm note, rises over 100 points

02 Apr 2018

Sensex begins FY19 on firm note, rises over 100 points

Domestic equities opened on a firm note on the first trading day of the new financial year 2018-19 today, with Sensex reclaiming the 33,000-mark by rising over 100 points amid positive global cues.

Sensex rebounds 274 points, Nifty above 10,200-mark, seeing opening gains

09 Mar 2018

Sensex rebounds 274 points, Nifty above 10,200-mark, seeing opening gains

Snapping their six-day losing streak, stocks staged a strong comeback in early trade today, with BSE Sensex rebounding by 274 points and Nifty recapturing the 10,200-mark on fresh buying by domestic institutional investors.

After Budget, Sensex closes 839 points lower, Nifty cracks too

02 Feb 2018

After Budget, Sensex closes 839 points lower, Nifty cracks too

A day after Budget 2018, the markets shuddered and benchmark indices fell sharply, a consequence of the new long-term capital gains (LTCG) tax and other factors, analysts said.

Sensex rallies, Nifty peaks to 8850

16 Sep 2016

Sensex rallies, Nifty peaks to 8850

India's benchmark indices, the BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty rose over a percent today.