Shares of Tata Communications today surged nearly 6 per cent after the company posted an over 12-fold jump in December quarter net profit.
There were media reports saying the company has got import alert from USFDA for its Paithan unit at Aurangabad for which BSE had sought for a clarification from Ajanta Pharma.
The net interest income for IndusInd Bank came in at Rs 1,578.4 crore, up 34.5 per cent on a year-on-year basis.
Shares of state-run engineering consultancy company Engineers India Limited surged as much as 5.24 per cent to hit intraday high of Rs 160.65.
The observations from the drug regulator came after it inspected its facility at Gagillapur facility which manufactures pharmaceutical formulation intermediates (PFIs) and finished dosages (FDs).
The IT sub-index on the BSE slumped nearly 3 per cent with shares like HCL Technologies, Infosys, TCS, Wipro and Tech Mahindra falling up to 4.5 per cent.
PaySe is a peer to peer offline payment platform which helps unbanked and unconnected people to make digital payments.
GVK Power & Infrastructure operates airports in Mumbai and Bangalore in India, and an airport in Indonesia.
Including today's gains, Jagran Prakashan shares have surged over 12 per cent in this year so far compared to nearly 2 per cent gain in the broader Sensex.
Shares of JK Paper surged as much as 5 per cent to hit intraday high of Rs 89 after the company informed the stock exchanges that it has decided to sell its 20 per cent holding in a joint venture, Oji JK Packaging Private Limited.
If Nifty falls below 7,900 then 7,830-7,750 levels will be good levels to buy, says Imtiyaz Qureshi of Investeria Financial Services.
Shares of Sasken Communication Technologies rallied as much as 8.6 per cent to hit intraday high of Rs 448.40 ahead of its board meeting to finalise the price at which the shares will be bought back.
The proposed acquisition of Cornerstone by 8K Miles Software Service is for over $10 million.
On BSE, the scrip opened at Rs 699 and jumped 3.24 per cent to an early high of Rs 704. At 1147 hours, it was trading at Rs 689.50, up 1.11 per cent.
Bharat Financial Inclusion was the top loser among the microfinance companies in today's session, with the stock falling 4.2 per cent.
Saksoft in the September quarter reported net profit of Rs 4.65 crore on sales of Rs 61.43 crore compared with Rs 4.26 crore on sales of Rs 59.80 crore.
The proposed plan is subject to requisite statutory and other approvals, procedures, market conditions and other relevant considerations.
Mandhana Industries had entered into an agreement with actor Salman Khan's Being Human Foundation to sell products under the trademark of 'Being Human' brand.
The Supreme Court has said that liquor shops must be 500 meters away from state and national highways.
Cipla's investment is estimated at 16.875 million euros and the company will manufacture pharma products in Iran.