Gains in financial shares helped offset losses in pharma and steel stocks.
Zee Entertainment Enterprises will replace United Spirits in Nifty 50 stocks with effect from September 19, 2014.
FTIL has agreed to reduce its annual maintenance charge by 40%
Nifty, Bank Nifty, Tata Power, IDFC & HCL Tech
Analysts say no performance pressure on Sikka for at least two quarters