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The NIFTY 50 is a benchmark Indian stock market index that represents the weighted average of 50 of the largest Indian companies listed on the National Stock Exchange. It is one of the two main stock indices used in India, the other being the BSE SENSEX.
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Nifty, Sensex fall as rising virus cases add to global worriesIndian shares fell on Monday as a rise in domestic coronavirus cases and worries over a second wave of infections in China sapped investors' appetite for riskier assets.
Nifty, Sensex fall nearly 2% as virus cases surge, overtaking the UKIndian 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..
Nifty, Sensex edge lower after dour U.S. Fed outlookIndian shares inched lower on Thursday as a recent rally on the back of easing domestic lockdowns led by institutional buying paused after a sober economic outlook from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Sensex, Nifty end higher as easing curbs outweigh COVID-19 surgeIndian shares ended higher on Wednesday, led by gains in Reliance Industries and financials, as optimism around reopening of the economy and buoyant global risk sentiment trumped concerns over a surge..
Nifty, Sensex rise as investors bet on swift economic revivalIndian shares edged higher on Wednesday, led by financials as hopes of economic reopening and a generally improved global risk sentiment outweighed concerns over the surge in domestic COVID-19..
Sensex, Nifty end higher as financials gain; SBI surges 8%Indian shares closed higher on Friday, led by gains in financials, with the State Bank of India surging 8% after reporting a more than four-fold jump in its profit for the March quarter.
Nifty, Sensex snap six days of gains as financials weighIndia shares snapped a more than 1,000-point rally over the last six sessions to close lower on Thursday, with losses in financials outweighing gains in information technology and metal stocks.
Nifty, Sensex edge higher on buoyant risk sentimentIndian shares edged higher on Thursday, holding on to a more than 1,000-point rally in the past six sessions, with investors betting on a gradual economic recovery as lockdowns ease.
Nifty closes above 10,000 as lockdowns easeIndia's Nifty index on Wednesday closed above the 10,000 mark for the first time since mid-March as the economy re-emerges from coronavirus lockdowns and risk appetite picks up in global markets.
Kotak Mahindra helps Sensex, Nifty hold on to gains after ratings cutIndian shares held on to gains for a fifth straight session on Tuesday as advances in Kotak Mahindra Bank helped offset the impact of a ratings cut by Moody's, citing slow economic growth.
Nifty, Sensex surge over 2% as easing curbs boost sentimentIndian shares rose over 2% on Monday led by financial stocks, as the country geared up to further open its economy after a months-long lockdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Nifty, Sensex surge over 2% as lockdowns ease furtherFinancial stocks led Indian shares higher on Monday, as the country geared up to further open its economy after a months-long lockdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Nifty, Sensex end higher for third day on reopening hopes; GDP data awaitedIndian shares rose for the third straight session on Friday and finished the week sharply higher ahead of the release of domestic GDP data, thanks to a broad-based rally driven by institutional buyers.
Nifty, Sensex rise over 1% as financials lead surgeIndian stocks jumped more than 1% on Thursday, driven by a surge in financials for a second day as some investors found value in beaten-down banking stocks, while a broadly positive global mood also..
Sensex, Nifty subdued as coronavirus cases surge, ITC fallsIndian shares edged lower on Wednesday due to losses in conglomerate ITC, and as surging domestic coronavirus infections dampened economic growth outlook, while rising U.S.-China tensions also weighed..
Sensex, Nifty end lower as Airtel, IT stocks dragIndian shares gave up early gains to end slightly lower on Tuesday, led by a fall in Bharti Airtel and information technology shares amid concerns over a sharp rise in domestic coronavirus cases.
Sensex, Nifty rise 1% as ITC, banks gainIndian shares rose about 1% on Tuesday, lifted by gains in conglomerate ITC and beaten-down financial stocks, and supported by buoyant Asian peers as investors cheered the reopening of some economies..
Sensex, Nifty slip after surprise RBI rate cut; Sino-U.S. tensions weighIndian shares fell on Friday, led by banking stocks, after the country's central bank cut its policy rate and extended a moratorium period for bank borrowers, while escalating U.S.-China tensions also..
Nifty, Sensex rise after plans to ease air travel curbsIndian shares rose on Thursday after encouraging corporate earnings reports and as the government said it plans to ease curbs on air travel, in a further relaxation of a weeks-long coronavirus lockdown..
Sensex, Nifty end higher on Bharti Airtel boost; banks fallIndian 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..
Nifty, Sensex fall as economic package fails to impress; Reliance risesIndian shares slipped on Monday as investors were unimpressed by the government's economic relief measures and coronavirus cases continued to rise steadily, while a boost in Reliance Industries and..
Nifty, Sensex slide after initial stimulus fails to exciteIndian shares fell on Thursday after the government's stimulus package for small businesses battered by the coronavirus pandemic was poorly received by investors.
Sensex, Nifty surge on $266 billion stimulus boostIndian shares soared on Wednesday, led by banking stocks, as investors cheered the government's 20-trillion-rupee ($266 billion) stimulus package aimed at supporting an economy bruised by a strict..
Sensex, Nifty trim losses on stimulus hopes; Reliance tumblesIndian stocks pared sharp early losses to end slightly lower on Tuesday on fresh hopes of economic stimulus to aid businesses battered by the coronavirus, even as a plunge in heavyweight Reliance..
Nifty, Sensex slip amid fears of new coronavirus wave; banks slideIndian shares fell on Tuesday, tracking Asian markets that dropped on worries about a second wave of coronavirus cases, following news of fresh infections in the Chinese city where the COVID-19..
Sensex, Nifty erase gains as ICICI leads banks lowerIndian shares wiped out early gains to close lower on Monday, as a selloff in banking stocks soured optimism around the easing of coronavirus-led lockdowns at home and elsewhere, even as automakers..
Sensex, Nifty rise on Reliance boost, but end week sharply lowerGains in Reliance Industries boosted Indian shares on Friday, but they ended the week sharply lower as coronavirus cases continued to spiral and markets awaited an economic stimulus.
Nifty, Sensex slip as virus cases spiral; consumer stocks dragIndian shares fell on Thursday led by consumer stocks, as coronavirus cases in the country continued to spike steadily despite a strict weeks-long nationwide lockdown that has hurt economic growth.
Sensex, Nifty tumble as report warns of banking stress; HDFC slidesA rally in Indian shares lost steam on Tuesday as banking stocks slid after a report warned of stress among lenders, at a time when millions of borrowers face losses in income amid a coronavirus..
Sensex, Nifty track global surge as lockdowns eased; Reliance jumpsIndian shares, led by Reliance Industries and HDFC Bank, tracked world markets higher on Tuesday, as the easing of coronavirus lockdowns in some countries spurred hopes of a restart in economic..
Nifty, Sensex slide as lockdown extends, Sino-U.S. tensions flareA slide in banking shares sent Indian stock indexes tumbling on Monday as the government extended a coronavirus lockdown by two weeks, while rising U.S.-China tensions sapped optimism about a pick up..
Nifty, Sensex slump as government extends coronavirus lockdown; HDFC Bank slidesIndian shares tumbled on Monday, dragged down by heavyweight financial stocks, after the government extended the world's biggest coronavirus-induced lockdown for another two weeks.
Sensex drops by 470 points while Nifty tests 10,700At the closing bell, the BSE S&P Sensex was down by 470 points or 1.29 per cent at 36,093 while the Nifty 50 slipped by 136 points to 10,705.