In the February derivatives expiry, the Sensex tumbled by 2,230.94 points or 6.18 percent, and Nifty declined by 686.95 points or 6.20 percent.
Domestic market found its winning ways after three straight sessions of losses, with the BSE Sensex rebounding over 141 points on sustained buying.
Sensex slipping over 71 points to mark its third straight-session loss as private banks put a dampener on the momentum created by IT counters.
Sensex, which had lost 286.71 points in the previous session, plunged by 236.10 points, or 0.69 percent, to end at 33,774.66 after touching a low of 33,554.37 intra-day.
Apart from developments on the domestic front, the Indian equity markets would seek direction from global markets during the coming week, said market analysts.
Benchmark Sensex rebounded by over 140 points today on value buying by investors amid encouraging inflation data.
Benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty gained up to 0.42 percent on value buying by investors after recent losses on easing inflation worries and positive global cues.
The Sensex jumped over 330 points, or 0.97 percent, to close at 34,413.16, while the NSE Nifty too recovered over 100 points, or 0.96 per cent, to end at 10,576.85.
Healthy buying activities in stocks of healthcare, banking and auto stocks pushed the key Indian equity indices higher on Thursday after seven consecutive days of losses.
The BSE Sensex gained momentum in afternoon trade, rallying over 482 points on continued buying by domestic funds and recovery in the rupee amid higher Asian markets.
Ultratech Cement leads race to take over Binani Cement
Offers around Rs 6,200 cr, 20% stake in co to unsecured financial creditors
Dalmia Bharat offers Rs 6,300 Cr
Dalmia seen to lose as UltraTech offering equity stake to creditors
Final decision on winner to be ratified by NCLT
Business Standard Reporst
4 companies put in bids for 9 operational national highways under ‘toll-operate-transfer’ model
Brookfield Asset mgmt, Macquarie, IRB Infra and Roadis- NIIF are cos in fray
NHAI hopes to generate more than Rs 6000 cr Under TOT model
auction will involve five highways running across Andhra Pradesh and four in Gujarat
total length of these highways is just under 700 km
Successful bidder to get toll collection rights for 30 years
Ministry of Commerce recommended Central Govt Anti dumping duty on Dimethylacetamide
Recommend duty for 5 Yrs on DMAC originating from China and Turkey
Co bags Rajasthan Project
Received a LOI to construct, own, operate and maintain Fatehgarh-Bhadla transmission project in Rajasthan
Received LOI from PFC Consulting Ltd, an arm of Power Finance Corporation
With this project, ATL will strengthen its existing presence in Rajasthan with 2 operational transmission projects and 4 under construction assets
On completion of this acquisition cumulative transmission network will reach 12000 ckt kms, out of which ~9000 ckt kms under operation
Transformation capacity of ATL will also increase to 19,300 MVA from 35 substations
To be out of F&O if it does not declare quarterly results by March 1
All existing F&O contracts will expire on March 28
No fresh contracts will be available if the firm fails to submit results for quarters ended September and December 2017 by March 1