The 50-share NSE Nifty gained 43.35 points, or 0.46 per cent, to quote at a life-time high of 9,450.65.
On similar lines, the National Stock Exchange index Nifty surged 73.30 points, or 0.78 per cent, to 9,390.15, overtaking its previous (intra-day) high of 9,377.10 reached on May 5.
The Sensex has so far touched a high of 30,016.04 points - crossing the important 30,000-mark - and a low of 29,877.41 points during the day's trade.
Indian shares eked out marginal gains on Thursday as two-wheeler manufacturers advanced on bets stronger monsoon rains would boost farm incomes, helping spur demand for motorcycles and scooters in rural markets.
The gauge had gained 389.37 points in previous three sessions to close at a record high of 30,248.17 in yesterday's session.
According to Dhruv Desai, Director and Chief Operating Officer of Tradebulls, the equity benchmark indices traded with firm sentiments throughout the session tracking positive global cues and appreciation of the rupee against the USA dollar.
Indian shares rose on Tuesday after three consecutive sessions of falls as recent decliners such as IT stocks recovered, but overall sentiment was cautious ahead.
"But profit booking towards the end of session dragged the stocks off their session highs".
Apart from the IMD's favourable monsoon prediction, cues from Asian markets also lifted investor sentiments, as did foreign institutional investors who bought equities worth Rs 333 crore. ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, SBI, and HDFC Bank rose by up to 1.59 per cent.
Major gainers in the 30-share index were Hero Motocorp (4.26%), Bajaj Auto (3.12%), Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (2.28%), Tata Power Company (1.16%), State Bank Of India (1.15%), and ITC (1.00%). Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.03 per cent.
Zee Entertainment Enterprises jumped 5.7% to 545.35 rupees, taking its two-day gains to almost 10%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index closed up 0.4%, while South Korea's Kospi index ended 1.2% higher. BSE Small-cap index closed higher by 0.53% at 15,544.
The 50-year-old, former Portsmouth manager, said his side would win if Madrid didn't pick Cristiano Ronaldo for the game. Morata's brace helped ensure Madrid remain level on points with leaders Barcelona , on whom they have a match in hand.
Raul Romero , 61, pictured here with his daughter Lora, was the first victim of the Phoenix serial shooter, police say. Smith said she had grown frustrated over the past year as detectives kept her in the dark about the investigation.
The weekend flooding killed two people in the state, inundated homes and businesses, and led to the closing of 272 roads. The soaked levee did hold, and Mayor Michael Pennise said Thursday that residents could return starting at 8 a.m.
Police initially linked seven deaths and nine shooting incidents over a four-month period to the Phoenix Serial Street Shooter . Police previously said at least seven people were killed and two others wounded over a four-month period a year ago .
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Besides, the company is aspiring to further strengthen its presence and lead in most of the product categories. The reported revenue of the company is said to be of Rs 10, 561 crore for the previous year.
When the leader faded, Always Dreaming assumed the lead by a head at the 3/4 pole and widened it out from there. Thunder Snow, the colt from Dubai, did not finish the race after breaking poorly from the gate and bucking.
For most observers, the eta Aquariids are only visible during the last couple of hours before the start of morning twilight. Every year for almost a month, from late April to late May, the Eta Aquarid meteor showers are visible from Earth.
Gordon's suspension means that Sunday's race at Talladega will be a race with interim crew chiefs for both Team Penske cars. NASCAR typically takes the race victor and a random vehicle or two to the R&D center for further tear down after a race.
In his annual New Year's address, Kim said North Korea's preparations for an ICBM launch had "reached the final stage". However, North Korea on Saturday warned that it is "prepared" to respond to any nuclear attack in kind, AFP reported .
With Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Edition, Nintendo changed things a little as compared to the game's Nintendo Wii U version. This is more than one and a half times all the other systems' sales put together for the week.
The US now has close to 7,000 troops in the country, assisting Iraqi forces in the fight against IS. At the height of the USA troop surge in 2007 there were 170,000 military personnel posted to Iraq .
Mets says Harvey will return to mound Friday at Milwaukee
Sunday's development continues just a roller coaster of events that have happened this season, let alone last couple weeks. The two sides got into it over how much Harvey was being used during the team's run in the second half.
Wall Street 'fear index' plumbs two-decade low
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Hamas elects Haniyeh as new political chief: spokesman
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Bottas holds off Vettel for inaugural F1 win in Russia
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Spurs lose Parker for rest of playoffs
If the Rockets can dictate the pace of Game 3 like they did in the series opener, they've got a good chance to take a 2-1 lead. The Houston Rockets have an opportunity to make something of their newfound advantage, and should look to do just that.
Moto Z2 Play to sacrifice battery life for slimmer body
The display is pretty much the same, but there's nothing to complain about the Super AMOLED 1080 x 1920, 5.5-inch screens. Those include the new entry-level Moto C and C Plus, the Moto E4 and E4 Plus, and the Moto Z2 and Moto Z2 Force.
Aldridge steps up to help Spurs down Rockets 103-92
San Antonio was lucky to keep the Rockets from making them pay for their carelessness after committing 20 turnovers in the Game 3. He certainly looked the part of a rookie at times, but it helps that Pop is using Kawhi Leonard as more of a point forward now.
Bagel chain offering caffeinated bagels
Bagels, told to Fox News about the craft-coffee craze amongst young people (you and me) that inspired the caffeinated bagel . Bagels is giving a FREE Espresso Buzz bagel and shmear to any nurse who stops by a participating Einstein Bros.