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Sensex, Nifty fall as coronavirus cases increase

Sensex, Nifty fall as coronavirus cases increase

Home / Business News / Sensex, Nifty fall as coronavirus cases increase Sensex, Nifty fall as coronavirus cases increase The Nifty fell 2.76% to 8,421.05 by 0345 GMT and the Sensex was 2.86% lower at 28,962.47. Positive coronavirus cases rose above 1,000 in India as of Sunday evening(File photo)Updated: Mar 30, 2020 09:52 IST By Reuters , Reuters Indian shares edged […]

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RBI cuts repo rate by 75 bps to 4.40% to mitigate Covid-19 impact

RBI cuts repo rate by 75 bps to 4.40% to mitigate Covid-19 impact

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) finally bit the bullet on Friday and responded to the coronavirus-induced crisis with a whopping 75 basis points cut in the repo rate, bringing it down to 4.4 per cent. The repo rate has thus fallen to the lowest ever. Before this, it had hit the lowest point of 4.74% […]

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Sensex posts biggest one-day gain in 10 years. What experts say on today’s rally

Sensex posts biggest one-day gain in 10 years. What experts say on today’s rally

Indian markets made a big recovery today even as the country went into a 21-day lockdown to curb the spread of coronarivus outbreak. Benchmark index Sensex surged 1,861 points – its biggest gain in over a decade – to 28,535, joining a global rally as US lawmakers and and Trump administration officials reached an agreement on a […]

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Flipkart to resume e-commerce sales of essential products

Flipkart to resume e-commerce sales of essential products

Walmart Inc’s Flipkart will resume e-commerce services for essential products after receiving federal and state government assurances on the safety of its delivery staff and a hassle-free supply chain. Bengaluru-based Flipkart halted all shopping on its website and mobile app early on Wednesday, only hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi ordered a 21-day nationwide lockdown […]

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Donald Trump, Congress agree on $2 trillion bill to rescue coronavirus-hit US economy

Donald Trump, Congress agree on $2 trillion bill to rescue coronavirus-hit US economy

The White House and Senate leaders of both parties announced agreement early Wednesday on unprecedented emergency legislation to rush sweeping aid to businesses, workers and a health care system slammed by the coronavirus pandemic. The urgently needed pandemic response measure is the largest economic rescue measure in history and is intended as a weeks- or […]

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Flipkart temporarily suspends its services amid COVID-19 lockdown

Flipkart temporarily suspends its services amid COVID-19 lockdown

Walmart-owned Flipkart on Wednesday announced that it has suspended services in India due to the coronavirus outbreak. The company announced the news on its e-retail website and in its app as well. “Hello fellow Indians, We’re temporarily suspending our services…These are difficult times, times like no other. Never before, have communities stayed apart to stay […]

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Market LIVE: Sensex jumps over 1,800 points, Nifty up 6%; RIL surges 20%

Market LIVE: Sensex jumps over 1,800 points, Nifty up 6%; RIL surges 20%

European markets rise sharply Key indices in Europe opened sharply higher, with London’s FTSE gaining 3.8% in opening deals. CAC index in France was up 3.6%, while Germany’s DAX index rose 3.4% in the early trade. Top Nifty gainers, losers Reliance Industries surged nearly 20% followed by Kotak Mahindra Bank, Maruti Suzuki, UPL and Axis […]

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Stocks rally in Asia; US equity futures drop

Stocks rally in Asia; US equity futures drop

Stocks in Asia rallied after the best session for U.S. stocks in almost a dozen years, with investors rediscovering some appetite for risk as Congress negotiates an emergency-spending bill. Even so, U.S. futures declined; American — and global — equities haven’t posted back-to-back daily gains since the first half of February. For now, indexes in […]

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Rupee rises against US dollar, a day after hitting record low

Rupee rises against US dollar, a day after hitting record low

The rupee today gained against the US dollar today amid a broad weakening of the greenback after US Federal Reserve announced another round of stimulus measures to cushion the impact of coronavirus on American economy. Other Asian currencies were also higher against the US dollar today. The rupee today rose to 75.93 per US dollar at day’s […]

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Stock markets post worst losses in history; Sensex crashes 3,935 points amid coronavirus lockdown

Stock markets post worst losses in history; Sensex crashes 3,935 points amid coronavirus lockdown

The benchmark equity indices on the BSE and National Stock Exchange (NSE) registered their worst single-day fall in history after they settled around 13 per cent lower on Monday amid lockdowns and curfew across various parts of the country to combat the coronavirus pandemic. Both the frontline indices had hit their 10 per cent lows during the […]

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