Sensex surges over 500 pts in early trade; Nifty above 17,150

Mumbai, Dec 1 (PTI) Equity benchmark Sensex jumped over 500 points in early trade on Wednesday, tracking gains in index majors HDFC twins, Tata Steel and Reliance Industries amid positive cues from Asian markets. The 30-share index was trading 515.05 points or 0.90 per cent higher at 57,579.92 in initial deals. Similarly, the Nifty rose [...]


Sensex jumps 612.66 pts to 57,677.53 in opening session; Nifty surges 207.80 pts to 17,191.00. PTI BAL DRR DRR

S African Prez lauds breakthrough deal to manufacture and supply Covid vaccines to Africa

Johannesburg, Nov 30 (PTI) South African president Cyril Ramaphosa has welcomed a breakthrough deal between the country's Aspen Pharmacare and pharmaceutical multinational Johnson & Johnson for Covid-19 vaccines being manufactured in South Africa for distribution to the African continent as part of efforts to end vaccine inequality.“The effectiveness of our response as the African continent [...]