• Sensex, Nifty Turn Flat Energy Stocks Outperform

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    Mumabi: The BSE Sensex and the Nifty turned flat after opening marginally higher. The Sensex gained as much as 70 points to 27,988.76 while the 50-shares Nifty added nearly 20 points to touch a high of 8,585.20. Energy shares witnessed buying tracking overnight gains in the crude oil. Oil marketing companies like BPCL, IOC surged over 1 per cent each. Among the Nifty50 stocks Ambuja Cement was the top gainer, up 1.25 per cent followed by ACC and BPCL. 8.35 a.m.: The BSE Sensex and the broader Nifty are likely to open flat on Thursday, according to futures trade on the Singapore Exchange (SGX)....Read More


  • Turkeys Erdogan Announces 3 Month State Of Emergency

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    ISTANBUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday declared a three-month state of emergency, vowing to hunt down the "terrorist" group behind last week's bloody coup attempt. He has accused followers of his arch-enemy, US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, of being behind the coup, which has led to a wave of some 50,000 arrests and sackings of suspected conspirators. The state of emergency was needed "in order to remove swiftly all the elements of the terrorist organisation involved in the coup attempt," Erdogan said at the presidential palace in Ankara. Although the special measure vas...Read More