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Nifty, Sensex open firm; ONGC jumps 4 pct

Updated: Jul 13, 2016 10:20 IST

New Delhi, July 13 (ANI): The market on Wednesday opened in green with the Sensex trading up 74.35 points or 0.3 percent at 27882.49.

On the other hand, the Nifty traded up 1.95 points at 8523.

Shares such as ONGC, Tata Steel, ICICI Bank, BHEL and Coal India were among top gainers while Sun Pharma, Dr Reddy's, HUL and Maruti were among losers.

The Indian rupee opened higher by nine paise at 67.09 per dollar on Wednesday against previous close 67.18.

According to the market analysts, the rupee will consolidate its gains and continue its momentum, trading at 66.75-67.45/dollar.

Weak yen is headed for its worst three-day slump since 2014. As investors await details of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's fiscal stimulus plans, the pound strengthened. Among global peers, Asian shares came within reach of testing their 2016 peak on Wednesday as prospects of solid US growth and accommodative economic policy in major countries whet investors risk appetite damaged by uncertainty from Brexit. (ANI)

New Delhi [India], Mar 27 (ANI): India's leading online recruitment marketplace Aasaanjobs on Monday announced the launch of its unique search and filter feature for job seekers on its platform.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 27 (ANI-NewsVoir): The fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) segment is the fourth largest sector in the Indian economy.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 27 (ANI-NewsVoir): Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas and Co. has been awarded the 'National Law Firm of the Year, 2017, India' by Chambers and Partners, the world's premium evaluator of Legal Services.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 27 (ANI): Lalit Dalmia has launched his brand new Collection Name Fad Paradise at Indian Showcase week. The show was opened by singer composer Arko Mukherjee and closing ceremony was done by Mohammed Morani.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 27 (ANI): Punjab Agri Export Corporation Ltd. (PAGREXCO) has signed an MOU for an Exclusive Alliance for Ecommerce Enablement of PAGREXCO in association with Trendybharat.com. Under this agreement, Trendybharat.com will market, promote and sell Punjab Agro's organic products across India and overseas.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 27 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Tata Capital, the financial services arm of the Tata Group, today, announced the launch of 'myLoan' - a first-of-its kind Mobile App by the company to extend its existing personal loan offering to the emerging younger and mobile savvy audience.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 27 (ANI): India's largest online marketplace Snapdeal on Monday announced a range of initiatives launched at curbing fraudulent online transactions, are accruing massive cost savings for the company.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 27 (ANI): India's leading and fastest growing seed investment and innovation platform Venture Catalysts announced its participation in Series A funding round of Fynd, the unique fashion e-commerce portal with USD 500k.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 27 (ANI): Taxi aggregator Ola on Monday announced the launch of Ola Play, its connected car platform for ridesharing in Hyderabad.

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Gurugram (Haryana) [India], Mar.27 (ANI-Businesswire India): Axalta Coating Systems (NYSE: AXTA), a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, showcased its general industrial coating solutions at the India Surface Finishing Exhibition 2017 (ISF 2017) recently held in New Delhi.

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Jaitley tables Central GST Bill in LS

Updated: Mar 27, 2017 12:25 IST

New Delhi (India), Mar. 27 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday tabled the Central Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill 2017 in the Lok Sabha.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): The wildlife conservation worker, like most of their subjects, is an elusive person. To celebrate the outstanding contribution of these simple, hardworking, humble yet extraordinary people, ZEISS group acknowledged these talented individuals in wildlife conservation through their annual ZEISS Wildlife Conservation Awards and this year on March 24th, 2017 at Indian Habitat Centre, New Delhi.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): Vestas Wind Systems, the world's leading wind power solutions provider, today inaugurated a state-of-the-art wind turbine blade manufacturing unit in Gujrat.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): In yet another fun filled afternoon for fashion and sports enthusiasts, India's leading fashion e-tailer, Jabong, hosted a launch event with the legendary Indian Cricket all-rounder Yuvraj Singh unveiling his sports lifestyle brand YWC on the portal.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): To bridge the huge infrastructure gap, India will need much more participation from the private sector and for these conventional modes of healthcare funding will need to be aided by innovative modes funding to improve healthcare investments in India, reveals a NATHEALTH-PwC Report which was released here today at NATEv2017, an annual seminar organized by the Healthcare Federation of India (NATHEALTH).

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New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): Oxigen Services, India's largest payment solutions provider, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Department of Tourism, Arunachal Pradesh for becoming the preferred partner for providing digital payment solution to the residents and tourists visiting the state.

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New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday approved the re-organization of the field formations of the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) for the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST).

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New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI): India and World Bank on Saturday signed a financing agreement for IDA credit of USD 100 (equivalent) for the "Uttarakhand Health Systems Development Project".

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New Delhi [India], Mar 25 (ANI-NewsVoir): Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas and Co. (SAM & Co) acted as the legal advisor to Coal India Limited and its subsidiaries, in the matter involving imposition of a fine on CCI of INR 1773. The Competition Appellate Tribunal (COMPAT) had set aside the order of the CCI imposing a fine on CIL, as well as two related orders and has remitted the matters back to the CCI for fresh consideration.

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