The BSESensex took off on a positive note at 33,289.96 and advanced to the day's high of 33,637.46 before ending at 33,596.80, up 577.73 points, or 1.75 per cent.
Losses may however get capped by positive sentiment created by RBI monetary policy which sounded dovish and triggered a sharp rally in the previous session. The monetary policy committee of RBI kept the repo rate unchanged today at six percent, and has changed its stance to neutral.
Equities were also buoyed by favourable global trends after the United States indicated it was open to negotiations in its trade dispute with China, easing fears of a full-blown trade war.
Indian stock markets had rallied sharply on Thursday after the Reserve Bank cut its inflation forecast for the first half of this fiscal and also deferred until next year a new accounting standard for the country's banks that would have led to higher bad-loan provisioning requirements.
The market breadth was negative with 1,444 shares declining ed nd 1,190 shares rising on the BSE.
Consequently, Nifty closed flat at 10,332, while the Sensex settled with a slight gain of 30 points, or 0.09 per cent, at 33,627.
Meanwhile, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth Rs 335.18 crore on net basis, while domestic institutional investors (DIIs) sold equities to the tune of Rs 152.55 crore yesterday, provisional data showed.
However, for the week, Nifty managed to clock a gain of over 2 per cent. Sensex, on the other hand, rose nearly 2 per cent for the week.
SBI (-1.6%), Vedanta (-1.6%), Infosys (-1%), Tata Motors (-1.3%) and L&T (-1.3%) were the top losers in today's trade. Japan's benchmark index Nikkei 225 has surged 1.58%, while China's Shanghai Composite and Hong Kong's Hang Seng are closed for a holiday.
Nasdaq closed in green, up by 1.43 per cent while FTSE 100 was also up by 0.05 per cent at the closing on Wednesday.
He did manage to walk off the course, saying only, "I'm going to get it checked out", as he headed into the clubhouse. Garcia said he got the stains when he put his arm around one of the people working backstage.
The Islamic State (IS) group claimed responsibility for that attack in a statement, but provided no proof of its involvement. In March 2016, the Taliban targeted Christians celebrating Easter in a park in Lahore killing 71 people.
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The amount of US$50 billion made up almost half of the US$115.6 billion worth of United States goods that China imported in 2016. Shanghai September crude futures were untraded due to public holidays in China, after falling 0.8 percent on Wednesday.
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On Thursday the county will conduct two tornado drills with outdoor warning sirens sounded and NOAA weather radios activated. The potential for strong to severe showers and thunderstorms will be present Saturday afternoon and evening.
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