Markets benefited from value-buying in recently-battered stocks and a mixed trend overseas, as investors focused on new Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell's first policy meeting starting later in the day amid concerns of a global trade war, brokers said. Investors also have been worrying this month about a potential global trade war, triggered by the Trump administration moving ahead with tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum.
The market traded largely mute rest of the week sessions confined by subdued global peers due to escalating geopolitics worries after United States levied tax on steel and aluminium imports and planned to impose sweeping tariffs on Chinese imports, while the USA challenging India's export subsidy schemes at the WTO fanned investor uncertainty. Metal stocks bore the brunt after prices of base metals dropped in global markets.
The broader NSE Nifty closed 0.99 percent lower at 10,094.25, its lowest closing level since December 6. The benchmark finally settled at 32,996.76, showing a gain of 73.64 points, or 0.22 per cent.
The NSE Nifty50 declined by 165 points or 1.59 per cent to close at 10,195.15 points, while the Sensex closed at 33,176 points - down 509.54 points or 1.51 per cent from the previous session's close.
Chelsea edge past Leicester in tight FA Cup tie
Vicente Iborra got on the end of Riyad Mahrez's cross and he was denied twice by heroic blocks but Vardy was on hand to tap home. However there remains the abiding concern that this team struggles to score goals and struggles to keep clean sheets.
Meanwhile, on a net basis, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth Rs 292.23 crore on Monday, while domestic institutional investors (DIIs) sold shares worth Rs 191.52 crore, showed a provisional data revealed by the stock exchanges.
The BSE Midcap and the BSE Smallcap indices down by 0.44% and 0.20%, respectively.
BPCL (-3.6%), International Olympic Committee (-3.4%), HPCL (-2.2%), Coal India (-2%), Bajaj Auto (-1.5%) were the top losers in today's trade.
Among the 31-share Sensex pack, 17 stocks fell and remaining 14 stocks rose during the week. Besides Tech Mahindra, other top gainers on the index included Eicher Motors, Bharti Infratel and Tata Steel, closing 3-4 per cent higher.
But he said the town would "stick together and we'll rebuild and look after one another as we always have". Authorities said locals were evacuated to a nearby town and there were no reports of anyone missing.
Since it was uploaded on Friday, the video has had over one million views on Facebook and close to half a million on YouTube. Rebecca, who stars in the video with four-year-old son Archie, says: "We wanted everyone to see it".
The pet was delivered safely to its owners and all passengers on the flight were compensated, United said. "We chose the fastest option to reunite the dog with his family", said United spokesman Jonathan Guerin.
Current players wishing to invite their friends can access a new "Friend Invite" button when they log into the game. However, more recently the Epic Games development team did at the very least outline the reason behind the delays.
The 60-year-old Cuomo recently mocked the celebrity status the Grammy, Emmy and Tony victor could bring to the race. It can't just be business as usual anymore. "I love NY , and today I'm announcing my candidacy for governor".
His remarks are the latest criticism by the Turkish leader of Washington over its engagement with Syrian Kurdish militia. It's also unclear if that figure included Russian mercenaries who operate in the country, namely to guard oil fields.
Roger Federer stays atop ATP rankings, Del Potro 6th
Federer said the defeat would hurt, but he took plenty of positives from the tournament as his record slipped to 17-1 this year. Roger Federer congratulates Juan Martin Del Potro after the final. "I'm still shaking.
SCOTUS declines to stop state's new Congressional map
But the federal court was being asked to review whether the state Supreme Court itself overstepped and violated the U.S. Judge Christopher Conner and Judge Kent Jordan were chosen for the federal bench by President George W.
Jets net No. 3 pick in trade with Colts
With New York missing out on Kirk Cousins in free agency, they were definitely in the trade market to move up for a quarterback. Despite failing to land a franchise signal-caller, this current Jets regime has been unusually busy the quarterback department.
NCAA Latest: Texas A&M-Providence opens tournament's Day 2
The Big East is off to a promising start in this tournament and I think Providence pulls off the upset in this one today. The Aggies will move on to face the victor of another first-round game between North Carolina and Lipscomb on Sunday.
Two new Banksy pieces pop up in New York City
The mural appeared on Thursday, a few days after another sign of the elusive artist's presence in NY was spotted on 14th Street. She shared her picture on social media, for which she was then arrested and sentenced to almost three years in prison.
Mueller Investigation Crossed President Trump's 'Red Line'
Trump cannot directly fire Mueller, who can only be dismissed for cause. "They want him to be able to finish the investigation". Trump said during a morning tweet storm. 'I don't like the way it happened, ' Rubio said Sunday on Meet the Press .
We Know What Day Kansas' Sweet 16 Game Is
The Jayhawks had been in position to cover for most of the final few minutes until Seton Hall hit a number of three-pointers. The victor of the KU-Seton Hall game advances to the regional semifinal (Sweet 16) next Friday (March 23) in Omaha, Neb.
Black Panther continues reign over North American box office
And it's likely to eventually pass Jurassic World at $652.3 million for fourth place and Titanic at $659 million for third place. It's been five weeks since Black Panther's box-office premiere, and the film still holds its place at the top of local charts.
Butler rides defense to survive hard-charging Arkansas
Macon, who scored eight points in the run to help Arkansas take its only lead of the game, said the rally took a physical toll. This is a team that has put 19-0 runs on opponents twice this season and dropped a 16-0 tear on the Bulldogs Friday.