Markets extend gains as sensex soars 613 pts; Nifty settles above 15,100
Equity indices surged for the third straight session on Tuesday powered by gains in auto and financial stocks. The benchmark BSE sensex jumped 613 points or 1.24 per cent to close at 50,193; while the broader NSE Nifty moved 185 points or 1.24 per cent higher to settle at 15,108.
Ready for international cricket, Rana awaits 'that one call'
After creating a space for himself in both the domestic circuit and the Indian Premier League (IPL), Delhi and Kolkata Knight Riders' batsman Nitish Rana feels ready for international arena, hoping to get his "reward" when the Indian team is picked for July's tour of Sri Lanka.
Is UP govt preparing to make way for third Covid wave and then fight it, asks Priyanka Gandhi
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday hit out at the Yogi Adityanath dispensation over the alleged low Covid-19 testing in Uttar Pradesh, and asked if the state government was preparing to make way for a third wave and then fight it.
Hebah Patel's stunning looks
Hebah Patel is one of the most loved actresses in the entertainment industry. She made her acting debut in Aneesh Krishna’s Ala Ela (2014), which was a hit. The actress is also one of the most stylish Tollywood actors in the country and loves experimenting with her fashion statements every now and then. Today take a look at the stunning looks of the actress that will set the screen ablaze.
Ongoing consolidation to improve returns in H2 for equities: Report
The ongoing consolidation in equities would improve return prospects during the second half of 2021, an American brokerage said on Tuesday. Leading indicators relating to fundamentals including growth, stability, government policy and RBI policy, and corporate earnings are “generally positive” about equity returns, analysts at Morgan Stanley said.
Riddhima Kapoor Sahni on being a star kid
Jewellery designer Riddhima Kapoor Sahni may have chosen not to make a career in tinsel-town like her sibling and cousins, but she has made a name for herself as an entrepreneur. In an exclusive chat with ETimes, Neetu Kapoor and the late Rishi Kapoor's daughter opened up about the challenges of being a businesswoman in distressful times like the pandemic, balancing work and personal life, advantages of being a star kid and more. Excerpts:
Israel, Hamas trade fire in Gaza as war rages on
Explosions from the airstrikes echoed through the pre-dawn darkness in Gaza City, sending flashes of orange across the night sky. The strikes toppled the Kahil building, which contains libraries and educational centers belonging to the Islamic University. Clouds of dust hung over the site, which had been reduced to piles of concrete rubble and tangled power lines.
Congress wants to tarnish image of India, PM: BJP
Citing a toolkit, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Sambit Patra said according to the document, it is clear that the Congress extending help to the needy during the pandemic is "more of a public relations exercise with the help of friendly journalists and influencers than a soulful endeavour".