The 30-share barometer, which had gained 61.70 points in the previous three straight sessions, was trading lower by 38.20 points, or 0.13 percent, at 28,313.42, with auto, power, capital goods and metal stocks leading the losses.
"Markets ended with marginal gains on Monday after witnessing a volatile session", Deepak Jasani, Head - Retail Research, HDFC Securities, told IANS. European markets were trading on positive ground.
In terms of broader markets, the BSE mid-cap index fell by 0.37 per cent, while the small-cap index was down by 0.57 per cent.
"All eyes are now on CPI inflation numbers that are expected later in the evening". "On the sectoral front, PSU banks came under severe selling pressure while IT and media stocks saw some buying activity", said Karthikraj Lakshmanan, Senior Fund Manager Equities, BNP Paribas Mutual Fund. The Indian markets saw a tepid start despite Asian shares rising early on Wednesday and Wall Street logging record highs overnight after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen spoke in support of an interest rate hike next month. Meanwhile, Foreign portfolio investors bought shares worth net Rs 504.51 crore last Friday, as per provisional data.
Top losers in the Sensex-30 pack: Tata Motors (down 10.3 per cent), Sun Pharma (down 4.3 per cent), Tata Steel (down 2.6 per cent), Adani Ports (down 2.1 per cent), and Hero Motocorp (down 1.8 per cent).
The doctors' union rejected both offers and urged the government to pay the full salary increases promised three years ago. Jailing them for contempt of court, the judge said they had provided no reason for the punishment to be deferred.
But a silver lining in the report from The Solar Foundation shows the state lost only about 400 solar jobs overall. Luecke said delays in getting community solar projects started accounted for the industry's decline last year.
Gaga has not been nominated for any category this year as her album, Joanne , released after the Grammy deadline. Beyonce , who recently revealed she is pregnant with twins, is also expected to perform.
The bill retroactively gives the Israeli government's blessing to settlements originally constructed without government approval. Since the Clinton administration, this has also included backing for the establishment of a Palestinian state.
Christina Binkley, a former Wall Street Journal fashion columnist, posted a photo of empty seats next to Tiffany . Among those onlooking from seats lining the runway were Kylie Jenner , Paris Hilton and Madonna .
Recorded on a dashcam of another vehicle, the clip shows the truck struggling to keep upright against the 90mph winds. Another strong gust of wind hit and the semi-trailer tipped over completely - landing right on the parked auto .
Russian air strikes on Thursday killed three, wounded eleven Turkish soldiers during an operation against Islamic State in Syria. An official in a military alliance fighting in support of the Syrian government confirmed a clash had taken place.
Sutopo also said more heavy rain is possible in the coming days, which could mean additional landslides and flooding. Earlier, 12 people were killed in landslides that wiped out several homes in three mountain villages.
During the bowl campaign previous year , state police handed out over 4,686 tickets and arrested 92 people for impaired driving. First-time DUI offenders can be punished with up to one year in jail, license suspension and steep fines.
Goals galore as Bayern, Real dominate ECL
Rather than attempt to chip the goalkeeper, Insigne sends a low, curling shot beyond a scrambling Navas and into the side-netting. He will get the chance to get back to scoring ways when Madrid visit Maurizio Sarri's men for the return fixture on 7 March.
Russia Deploys Cruise Missile, Violating Arms-Control Treaty
The deployment of the missile violates the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces ( INF ) Treaty, as reported by The Hill . While one remains at a test site in the country's southeast, another has been moved to an operational base elsewhere.
Dozens dead as Taiwan tour bus flips over near Taipei
Taiwanese television footage showed the bus careening toward a road barrier at a highway curve before flipping on its side. Numerous passengers were elderly, although the age range was early 20s to late 60s, according to city authorities.
Chris Brunt signs new West Brom contract
Maybe not attractive, but they've got everything. "We should have scored more goals". Chadli was excellent, created and made us play through the pitch quickly.
Charles Oakley Permanently Banned From Madison Square Garden
Oakley, who owns two vehicle washes, one in Brooklyn and another in Yonkers, New York, paid for the $1,067 courtside seat himself. James Dolan!' I mean, that's embarrassing, man. "Everything he has said since the incident is pure fiction".
Man arrested in strangling death of NYC jogger
They believe it likely belongs to her killer but have not been able to find a match on convicted criminal databases. The Vetrano family have vowed to push for familial DNA screening, a controversial practice now banned under NY law.
GoPro shares plummet after ugly earnings report
The Karma finally went back on sale Wednesday, but wasn't around for the crucial holiday shopping season. To be fair, it's hard to measure how much that missed marketing opportunity hurt sales.