Sensex, Nifty Reverse Early Gains Ahead Of French Election
At the close, the benchmark 30-share index, BSE Sensex declined 57.09 or 0.19% at 29,365.30 with 21 components registering drop.
The Sensex has so far touched a high of 29,584.34 points and a low of 29,265.32 points during the intra-day trade.
The NSE Nifty rose by 32.90 points or 0.36 per cent to 9,136.40 points, while the Sensex closed at 29,422.39 points - up 85.82 points or 0.29 per cent. It fell by 42.25 points or 0.46 per cent, to 9,094.15 points.
"The quarterly results till date have painted a mixed picture while concerns over upcoming French election is adding risk to the market".
In terms of the broader markets, the S&P BSE mid-cap index was up by 0.02 per cent, while the small-cap index closed higher by 0.25 per cent.
Among BSE sectoral indices, FMCG index fell the most by 0.97 per cent, followed by healthcare 0.76 per cent, metal 0.59 per cent and auto 0.41 per cent.
Major Sensex losers were: Sun Pharma, down 2.41 per cent at Rs 640.05; Cipla, down 1.84 per cent at Rs 563.40; ITC, down 1.81 per cent at Rs 274.35; Adani Ports, down 1.72 per cent at Rs 325.95; and Power Grid, down 1.44 per cent at Rs 205.60.
HDFC Bank was the biggest gainer, rising 2.38 percent to Rs 1,496.75 after the company report an 18.2 percent growth in net profit at Rs 3,990 crore for the March quarter.
Reliance Industries remained at the centre of brisk activity and surged 2.22 per cent to Rs 1,399.75.
A firming trend at other Asian markets, tracking overnight gains at the Wall Street on revived hopes of U.S. tax cuts mainly accelerated buying activity on the domestic bourses, brokers said. Shanghai Composite Index was marginally up by 0.07 per cent.
Witness Ogur Yilmaz told Eleanor he was leaving a cafe when he heard "two or three shots" and saw people fleeing. He said the entire area is on lockdown and a full investigation will be carried out to figure out the motive.
Marc Bartra, who was wounded in an attack on the team bus of German soccer club Borussia Dortmund Tuesday, April 11, 2017 said Friday April 14, 2017 the experience was the "hardest 15 minutes" of his life.
China is also said to have flooded more troops to the North Korea border and upgraded its aircraft in readiness for action. Mr Bennett said a "surgical strike" on North Korean rocket plants, for example, is not really an option.
South American operations, which include Venezuela, account for a relatively small portion of GM's earnings and sales. There, he asked officers to allow the protesters to assemble peacefully, and held out a Bible.
If increased to 70 per cent, many Mexican plants would be shuttered and relocated back to the U.S. or Canada. MacNaughton also said the trade balance on dairy "massively" favours the U.S.by a five-to-one margin.
The birth was video streamed live from Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville , attracting viewers from Facebook and Youtube. Patch said the natural curiosity surrounding giraffes and their birthing process was a huge factor in drawing crowds.
Until now, Le Pen had struggled to get the campaign to focus on her party's trademark tough security and immigration stance. A police officer was killed and two others were seriously injured after a gunman opened fire close to the Champs Elysees.
Premier Kathleen Wynne's Liberals are widely expected to reveal housing policy measures when Sousa issues his budget on April 27. The plan also includes establishing timelines for elevator fix so that they aren't broken so often in condos and apartments.
He described the incident as a "system failure across various areas". "There was never a consideration for firing an employee". Even in normal times, airlines closely - even daily - scrutinize numbers such as advance sales and occupancy levels on planes.
The Bruins had only one shot in the last 16 minutes of the period and couldn't get any traction against Ottawa. Since then, Marchand has been held off the score sheet for two full games, plus two brief overtime periods.
Drift analysis says MH370 likely crashed north of search
France is conducting its own investigation and has not handed over the Reunion Island flaperon to the wider investigation. The plane flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing went off the radar on 8 March 2014 with 239 passengers and crew on board.
UK retail sales post biggest quarterly fall since 2010
It said the largest decreases were among stores selling household goods and fuel - at 3.3% and 3.1% respectively. Clothing stores saw an 11.6 per cent drop in sales revenue, up to 12.9 per when inflation is taken into account.
Arkansas begins 11-day 'run' of executions
Thirty-one states now administer the death penalty, and lethal injection is the primary means of execution in all of them. Lee was arrested less than an hour after the killing after spending some of the 300 dollars he had stolen from Mrs Reese.
Pro-Islamic State note found near Paris gunman, source says
Police secure the Champs Elysee Avenue after one policeman was killed and another wounded in a shooting incident in Paris . Under French election rules, Friday was due to be the final day of campaigning before Sunday's first round of voting.
Don Lemon Suggests Bill O'Reilly Come on His Show
The company is making "a pretty big statement " to that effect by dropping O'Reilly, said Hall, the American University professor. Despite increased viewers, dozens of advertisers pulled their commercials from "The O'Reilly Factor" because of the allegations.
Two more arrested in MI in first FGM prosecution in US
The federal complaint shows that investigators obtained phone records for the Attars and Nagarwala in February and March. A doctor in Minnesota examined the girl on April 11 and determined that her "genitals are not normal in appearance".
2 officers killed in Paris attack; shooter 'neutralized'
Pierre-Henry Brandet, a spokesman for the interior ministry, said a police van parked on the avenue was the target of the attack. The attacker is believed to have deliberately targeted the officers, according to reports, and was known to security services.
H-1B not immigration but trade, services issue
The IT Secretary of India had said that the executive order will not have an immediate impact on the Indian IT companies. And, at the centre of his campaign was his commitment to bring back jobs that America lost to developing countries.