The decision is taken after taking into consideration the suggestions of market participants and Reserve Bank of India.
U.S. stocks opened slightly higher amid a flood of quarterly earnings reports, while investors assessed President Donald Trump's tax reform plan.
U.S. stock index futures were flat as President Donald Trump's highly anticipated proposal to reform the tax code failed to impress investors.
Expiry of April derivatives contracts got under way, making participants hold back their bets.
Axis Bank shares ended over 2% lower, wiping out Rs 2,681 cr from its market valuation.
Blackstone to buy 80% in Pune mall for Rs 310 Cr
Blackstone Group is set to buy an 80% majority stake in Nitesh Hub
Remaining stake in the mall will remain with Nitesh Estates
Eyes palm oil business and may join race to acquire Ruchi Soya
Godrej Agrovet is yet to formally approach Ruchi Soya on the same
ITC , Patanjali Ayurved and Emami are other cos which have shown interest
SC upholds sale of hotel property of Blue Coast Hotels by co
Earlier, Bombay HC had set aside the sale
SC sets aside Bombay HC ruling
SC allows IFCI to retain sale proceeds of Rs 515.4 cr
Gets USFDA nod for ANDA for Metformin Extended Release tablets
Gets approvals for drugs of strength 500 mg, 750 mg
Approved ANDA bioequivalent of Glucophage XR of Bristol Myers Squibb
Co eyes to commercialise product soon
Gets Shareholders' Nod for sale of equity shares of unit Hypercity Retail
FPI limit under Portfolio Investment Scheme increased from 24% to 49%