Key equity indices trade flat during afternoon session
Mumbai: The key Indian equity indices was trading flat during Tuesday afternoon.
The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) was trading 21.74 points or 0.06 per cent lower.
The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading flat at 6.85 points or 0.07 per cent higher at 10,442.40 points.
The Sensex of the BSE, which opened at 33,913.55 points, was trading at 33,791.01 points (at 1.25 p.m.), lower 21.74 points or 0.06 per cent from the previous day's close at 33,812.75 points.
The Sensex touched a high of 33,964.14 points and a low of 33,723.26 points in the trade so far.
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U.S. home sales fell for a third straight month in June as a persistent shortage of properties on the market pushed up house prices to a record high, likely sidelining some potential buyers.
The Russia Russian central bank is seen holding the key rate at 7.25 percent on Friday after it indicated last month the government’s proposal to increase value added tax has all but dashed prospects for further cuts in the coming months.
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The station, which was named after Lord Elphinstone, the Governor of Bombay Presidency from 1853 to 1860, has now been renamed in honour of a local deity.
Lavasa -an ultimate getaway, a city that would offer the charms of European locales, with five star comforts in a scenic part of Maharashtra has now become an abandoned town.
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