Bajaj Auto, Sun Pharma, HCL Tech, Maruti Suzuki, who among the top gainers, were at 2.52 percent, 2.03 percent, 1.47 percent, 1.45 percent up respectively.
Tata Power, Suzlon Energy, SAIL, Power Grid Corp, who among the top losers, were at 3.61 percent, 3.44 percent, 3.14 percent, 2.96 percent down respectively.
Sensex loses more than 600 pts
Following the tensed situation in South Korea and North Korea, market all over the world, especially the Asian markets have been crushed on Nov 23. Sensex lost more than 600 points.
At 2:26 pm, the 30-share BSE Sensex was trading at 19654, down 303 points and the 50-share NSE Nifty was at 5918, down 91 points. The BSE Midcap Index fell 1.5 percent and Smallcap down 2.3 percent.
Suzlon Energy, SBI, SAIL, who among the top losers, were trading at 3.44 percent, 3.35 percent, 3.33 percent down respectively.
Korea row: Sensex loses 500 pts; Nifty below 5900
At 1:13 pm, BSE Sensex lost more than 500 points and NSE Nifty fell below 5900 following the ruckus in Korea.
As media reported South Korea Government has called an emergency Security Ministry meeting and it is believed that the country on highest non-war time alert.
Nifty loses 100 pts; Asian markets dip
Being pulled down by shares of heavyweights like Oil & gas, financial, realty, capital goods, metal and auto sectors, NSE Nifty lost more than 100 points on Nov 23.
At 12:09 pm, the Sensex was trading at 19640, down 317 points and the Nifty was at 5911, down 99 points. The broader indices were also down close to 1 percent as breadth was weak. About 305 shares advanced while 969 shares declined on NSE.
Asian markets were under pressure as China's Shanghai dipped 3 percent Hang Seng was down 1.8 percent. Straits Times, Kospi and Taiwan fell 0.5-1 percent.
Nifty falls below 6K again; tech, metal dip
Following weak Asian cues and continuous selling pressure on Financial, metal, realty and select technology companies' shares, NSE Nifty once again came down to below 6000 mark on Tuesday, Nov 23.
At the 30-share BSE Sensex was trading at 19797, down 159 points and the 50-share NSE Nifty was at 5954, down 55 points.
Bharti Airtel, DLF, Suzlon Energy, Reliance Industries, Jaiprakash Associates, L&T, SBI, ICICI Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, IDFC, Wipro, SAIL, Tata Steel, Hindalco and Sesa Goa, who among the frontliners, witnessed selling pressure.
Among midcap and smallcap, IDBI Bank, UCO Bank and S Kumars Nationwide fell 2-2.5 percent down.