The broader 50-shares NSE Nifty was up 23.90 points (0.22 percent) to 10608.60. Bharti Airtel rose almost 3 per cent while Reliance Industries gained almost 1 per cent.
The top losers were: Wipro, down 3.30 per cent at Rs 287.05; Infosys, down 2.49 per cent at Rs 1,153.90; Tata Steel, down 1.23 per cent at Rs 598.25; State Bank of India, down 0.87 per cent at Rs 240.60; and Tata Consultancy Services, down 0.87 per cent at Rs 3,385.65. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dropped 0.7 per cent to its lowest in nearly three weeks, with tech-heavy Taiwan shares hitting two-month lows on worries about slowing semi-conductor demand.
The BSE Sensex after opening at 34,593.17 points touched a high of 34,611.73 and low of 34,536.70 points.
On a net basis, domestic institutional investors had bought shares worth a net Rs 111.01 crore, while foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) sold shares worth a net Rs 21.02 crore on Friday.
The Nikkei fell 0.2 per cent to 22,114.03 in midmorning trade.
Private sector lender HDFC Bank dropped 0.8 percent despite reporting a 20 percent rise in its Q4 profit. Shanghai Composite Index gained 1.95 per cent.
Benchmark indices on Wednesday opened lower tracking weak global cues.
However, the gains were capped by selling pressure in metals, IT, teck, power, consumer durables and PSU stocks.
On Tuesday, Sensex rallied 165.87 to settle at 34,616.64 and the Nifty ended 29.65 points higher at 10,614.35.
Asian stocks dipped as investors braced for a bevy of earnings from the world's largest corporations, while keeping a wary eye on U.S. bond yields as they approach peaks that have triggered market spasms in the past.
Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday released a list of 72 candidates for Karnataka assembly contest. BJP becomes the second party after Janata Dal (Secular) to announce a limited candidate list for the 12 May polls.
But you can lose that, you can drop it. "Now, when I finish, everybody down on the pitch we are going to share a picture". The first part (of the rehabilitation) is there'. "It's important we don't get complacent though".
OUTLOOK: During free agency, Saints tried to put themselves in position to draft best players available, regardless of position. To get picks back, the Jets could trade some veterans on their roster instead of trading back to add assets.
Being the victor of two other challenges, he gets two million naira in addition to the standard cash prize of 25 million naira. An estimate of Miracle's winnings in cash prize, assets, and in paid vacations adds up to a staggering N67,700,000.
It's another breezy afternoon with winds out of the northwest around 10-15 miles per hour , gusting to 20 miles per hour . Most of the shower activity will be light prior to the onset of increased rain chances later in the day.
Rozier ended up with just nine points, two rebounds, nine assists, and two steals on 2-7 shooting with five turnovers. It's the continuation of a first-round Eastern Conference playoff matchup as the series carries on in Brew City.
It was the first time a Jazz player recorded a triple-double in the postseason since John Stockton did it on April 28, 2001. And, given he is 11 for 31 overall and 4 for 16 from three through two games, it's hard to argue against Utah's strategy.
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Ravens Sign Willie Snead
However, Snead said he was ready to get to work and was looking forward to facing the Saints in Week 7. The Saints declined to match the offer, allowing Snead to leave the organization for Baltimore.
Chinese vice president meets with Indian FM
Xi and Modi "will set a general direction, identify new goals and create a new dynamic for the growth of China-India relations". Calling this a bold step, former foreign Secretary Jaishankar remarked, "They will be meeting in an informal environment".
Barbara Bush laid to rest
Numerous women who came to pay their respects wore Barbara Bush's favorite color, blue, and strands of pearls in tribute to Mrs. Bush, joined some 1,500 people on a gray, rainy Saturday to honor the wife of the 41st president and the mother of the 43rd.