Sensex jumps 181 pts; PSU banks rally

Mumbai, Jan 4 (PTI) The BSE benchmark Sensex jumped 181 points Friday while the NSE Nifty reclaimed the 10,700-mark, driven by robust buying in banking, metal and pharma stocks amid positive global cues and a strengthening rupee.

After swinging over 350 points intra-day, the 30-share Sensex…

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Modi inaugurates eight projects in Manipur

Imphal Jan 4 :   Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated eight projects during his one-hour visit to Manipur on Friday.

He also laid the foundation stones of four other projects which will be constructed at an estimated cost of Rs 1,500 crore.

Despite a boycott call given by some insurgent…

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No job losses due to merger of public sector banks: FM

New Delhi, Jan 4 (PTI) Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said in Lok Sabha that there would be no loss of jobs due to merger of public sector banks.

Earlier this week, the Cabinet approved merger of Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank with Bank of Baroda.

Jaitley said that…

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Key Indian equity market indices open in green

Mumbai, Jan 3  The key Indian equity market indices on Thursday opened higher despite a muted trend in Asian markets.

The Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which had closed at 35,891.52 points on Wednesday, opened higher at 35,934.50 points.

Minutes into trading, it was quoting…

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Equity indices open in red, Sensex down over 100 points

Mumbai, Jan 2  The key Indian equity indices opened in the negative territory on Wednesday with the S&P BSE Sensex losing over 100 points.

Auto and metal stocks witnessed heavy selling pressure on the indices.

At 9.23 p.m., the Sensex traded at 36,139.31 points…

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