“We continue to prepare for a meeting between the President and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un,” Heather Nauert said in a statement.
Sensex resisted the highly volatile week and managed to end with moderate gain by 76.57 points to close at 34,924.87, while Nifty closed marginally up by 8.75 points to conclude at 10,605.15.
South Korea welcomed the renewed prospect of a summit between the United States and North Korea after President Trump cancelled talks with Kim Jong Un only to suggest they might still take place.
President Donald Trump today accused Democrats of "rooting against" upcoming nuclear talks with North Korea, and said his political opponents were trying to coddle gang members.
Vladimir Putin bemoaned troubled relations with the United States, saying Russia wants to improve them but is effectively held hostage by the disputes surrounding President Donald Trump.
Martinelli, jailed in Miami on spying charges while awaiting extradition to his home country, said in a letter released that the United States reneged on promises.
US Defense Secretary James Mattis said on Friday that a recently scrapped summit between the leaders of the United States and North Korea may still take place if diplomats can pull it off.
The BSE Sensex surged over 261 points to finish at 34,924.87, while the broader NSE Nifty jumped 91.30 points to 10,605.15.
World shares steadied and the dollar resumed its rise after a wobble caused by Trump’s decision to cancel a summit, though political risk put Italian markets on track for heavy weekly losses.
US stock market futures steadied, helped by a measured response by North Korea to President Donald Trump’s cancelling of a planned summit, while a slump in oil prices pressured energy stocks.
Bags EPC packages of Purvanchal Expressway in Uttar pradesh of Rs 1738 Cr
Approved buyback of 29 Lk shares amounting Rs 200.2 Cr
Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board ordered disconnection of electricity
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Order requires closure of unit with immediate effect
Thoothukudi copper smelter unit has not been operating since Mar 27
Launched Silver Options, Total Traded Contract Value at Rs 34.36 Cr
Option Positions are physically settled & are European Style Options
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R Damani sells 0.8% Stake at Rs 1360.2/Sh
Deal Value at Rs 643 Cr