You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Top News

Party fortunes sway and so does Sensex

DNMUM414239 | 5/16/2018 | Author : Prasanna Deshpande | WC :183 | Business & Economy



Mumbai: Markets witnessed wild fluctuations on Tuesday as Karnataka polls results unfolded. The Sensex, which rose up to 437 points when early counting indicated that BJP was comfortably placed to form the government in Karnataka, gave up the gains as a hung mandate became clear.
The Sensex closed at 35,543.94, down 12.77 points from the previous close. Intra-day, the Sensex surged 437 points to touch a high of 35,993.53. In all, the Sensex gyrated nearly 500 points. The broader 50-stock Nifty closed 4.75 points lower at 10,801.85.
Weaker global cues and sluggish rupee, too, hit sentiment. “Domestic stocks began the trading day on a buoyant note as initial trends showed the BJP taking a huge lead. A BJP victory in Karnataka will
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Top News

‘Nehru Memorial not only about Nehru’
DNMUM422754 | 9/22/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Kartikeya Sharma | WC :649

New Delhi: The Nehru Memorial Museum Library’s (NMML) decision to commemorate the contribution of other prime ministers to the country has run into a political storm. Former prime minister Manmohan Singh even shot off a letter saying that NMML
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

No dialogue with Pakistan, says India
DNMUM422755 | 9/22/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :265

New Delhi: India has decided not to have any dialogue with Pakistan in wake of the recent killings of Special Police Officers (SPOs) in Kashmir by Pakistan-supported terrorists and mutilation of a Border Security Force (BSF) soldier. In additio
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Coastal Road cost doubles in a year
DNMUM422756 | 9/22/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :477

Mumbai: The cost of the ambitious Coastal Road has nearly doubled in a year. A revised proposal, revealed to the BMC’s Standing Committee in a meeting on Friday, states that the cost of three stages of the Coastal Road has increased to Rs. 8,42
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

3 SPOs release videos declaring resignation
DNMUM422757 | 9/22/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Ishfaq-ul-Hassan | WC :240

Srinagar: Special Police Officers (SPOs) have been living in fear after terrorists raided residences of their ilk, and abducted three cops before shooting them down in Shopian district, south Kashmir, on Friday.While three Special Police O
Add To LightboxCalculate Price