After a strong start at 32,968.02, the Sensex reclaimed the 33,000-mark to hit a high of 33,008.62 points but profit- booking at higher levels capped the gains. Participants sensed value-buying opportunities after equities' recent lacklustre run, making stock valuations attractive, brokers said.
Mumbai: Benchmark Sensex rebounded by over 352 points to close at 32,949.21 today as investors piled into recently beaten down bank, auto and metal counters. Sensex zoomed 88 points or 0.27% to 32,685.69 while the wider Nifty was up by over 26 Points or 0.26% to 10,070.10. Most Asian shares declined as U.S. policy uncertainty kept sentiment in check.
Broader markets rallied with BSE Midcap index adding 231 points or 1.38 per cent to end at 16,893.61 and Smallcap index closing at 18,031.24, up 1.29 per cent or 230 points.
The BSE market breadth was bullish - 1,860 advances and 818 declines. "A sharp fall in oil prices in global commodities market yesterday (Wesdnesday) also boosted market sentiments", Deepak Jasani, Head, Retail Research, HDFC Securities, told IANS.
Alabama's Jeremy Pruitt set to take Tennessee gig
He then joined Alabama's staff as a defensive analyst for a season before taking over the outside linebackers. After going a dismal 4-8 and 0-8 in the SEC, Tennessee let go of Butch Jones and the hunt was on.
Amazon launches Prime membership for S'pore
The catch here is that the worldwide range of over five million products is only available within the Prime Now app itself. But for a limited period, it goes for $2.99 a month, although Amazon did not specify for how long.
Major Sensex gainers on Thursday were: Bharti Airtel, up 6.08 per cent at Rs 513.35; Asian Paints, up 3.29 per cent at Rs 1,140.50; Maruti Suzuki, up 3.26 per cent at Rs 8,881.10; Tata Steel, up 2.97 per cent at Rs 687.90; and Bajaj Auto, up 2.78 per cent at Rs 3,195.
Major Asian indices closed higher.
Coal India (-0.7%), TCS (-0.6%), Cipla (-0.4%), and Wipro (-0.5%) were the top losers. Japan's Nikkei advanced 1.45 per cent, Hong Kong's Hang Seng rose 0.29 per cent, while Shanghai Composite Index shed 0.67 per cent.
According to the data from research firm eMarketer , Amazon's voice-controlled devices have been outsold Google's devices. There were also reports that Google could be creating a smart screen device to compete with the Amazon Echo Show .
At least 13 other journalists and media workers are now held hostage in Yemen by armed groups, including the Houthis and al-Qaeda. Following Saleh's death , the Saudi-led coalition was reported to have blitzed Sanaa with an intensified campaign of airstrikes.
The invitation list will be determined, at its absolute discretion, by a panel chaired by Valerie Fourneyron, Chair of the ITA. In the space of one month the International Olympic Committee dishes out similar sanctions to 25 Russians from Sochi Games.
Green's resolution is expected to fail, given widespread opposition among Republicans and most Democrats. Green said he plans to go to the House floor around noon to start action on his impeachment measure.
Kirstjen Nielsen is now an aide to White House chief of staff John Kelly, who served as Trump's first homeland secretary. But Nielsen told the Senate's homeland security panel that "there is no need for a wall from sea to shining sea".
Starbucks is calling the Shanghai Roastery "the largest, most lovely Starbucks location in the world". Additional Roasteries are slated to open in Milan and NY in 2018 and in Tokyo and Chicago in 2019.
There are also concerns that this year's flu shot may not be all that effective in preventing the respiratory illness. Experts say that if you do get the flu, it will likely be less severe if you have gotten a flu shot .
The vaccine is projected to be less effective in preventing the flu, but the department of health recommends getting a flu shot. She and her family share their stories in hope that no one else has to experience the near tragedy they went through.
We were gunning for RTMs, so we got three RTMs and we are happy about that. 3 Maximum number of 2 Uncapped Indian players. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had asked franchises as to how many players they would like to retain.
The Buckeyes won 27-21 in the Big Ten championship game, and they have a slightly-better resume then the Crimson Tide. But if the Buckeyes capture their 36th conference title, they might need help to reach college football's final four.
Bloomberg Admits: We Goofed on Trump-Russia
Trump also has mortgages with the bank on his Trump National Doral Miami golf course and has borrowed off Trump Tower Chicago. Earlier this year, Mr Trump said pursuing his personal finances would be a breach of Mr Mueller's role as special counsel.
Global airlines' industry net to hit $38.4 bn in 2018: IATA
De Juniac added that it was vital for governments to support the growing airline industry as it faces longer term challenges. Capacity grew 6.2 per cent and load factor climbed 0.8 percentage points to 80.8 per cent, which was a record for the month.
Be Ockhi-ready, EC tells Gujarat CEO
Rainfall at most places with isolated heavy rainfall very likely over Andaman and Nicobar Islands during next three days. Dozens of fishermen were rescued Friday from the sea which is very rough under the influence of Cyclone Ockhi.
Apple Pay Cash rolls out alongside peer-to-peer payments
While our American neighbours have all the fun with Apple Pay Cash , Canadians can only dream of the feature landing here. If you use a credit card, there is a 3% fee on each transaction, which can be avoided altogether by using a debit card.
Microsoft and Qualcomm Unveil First ARM-Powered PCs
Retail prices start from US$599 for the 4 GB RAM/64 GB storage version and tops at US$799 for the 8 GB RAM/256 GB storage version. Nonetheless, there are still some big questions lingering, that only real-world experience will settle one way or another.
Embattled Rep. John Conyers to step down Tuesday
Conyers flew home to his district last week and checked into the hospital for what a family consultant said was stress. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi dug herself into a hole when she defended Conyers on Meet The Press .