The Sensex was up by 352.03 points or 1.08 per cent at Thursday's closing.
The barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE provisionally closed gaining over 300 points, while the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) closed firmly above the 10,100 level.
Justice League Box Office Disappointment Leads to DC Films Reorg
Is that a polite cover? To this day, Justice League's domestic haul is still behind the opening weekend of Marvel's The Avengers . Think of today's news like ripping off a Band-Aid.
On Friday, the benchmark indices were dragged lower by growing concerns over the country's widening fiscal deficit, coupled with negative global cues and profit booking in auto, metal and oil and gas stocks.
Brokers said unabated buying by retail and domestic institutional investors and a firm trend in other Asian markets influenced sentiment here.
In the global markets, Asian shares hovered near two-month lows on Thursday as softer oil and copper prices and uncertainty over U.S. policy kept many investors on the sidelines, even as some high-tech bellwethers bounced back after a searing sell-off.
National Hockey League gives Seattle the green light to submit an application for expansion
When the sale is finalized and the league has approved the deal, Dundon would take control of all team operations. The NHL has agreed to consider a Seattle expansion proposal, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced Thursday.
The NSE Nifty too rose 60.65 points, or 0.59 percent, at 10,227.35 in early trade on Friday.
Major gainers were Hindustan Unilever 1.37%, HDFC 1.25% and Tata Motors 1.06%. China's Shanghai Composite Index was quoting in green, up by 0.15 per cent. Japan's Nikkei led the way again with an early gain of 0.9 percent, adding to Thursday's 1.45 percent bounce.
USA stocks closed higher yesterday, with the S&P 500 snapping a four-session losing streak on the back of gains in technology, industrials and materials sectors.
Louisiana's homeless population declines almost 20% since 2016, according to HUD report
The number of homeless youth and children was counted as 80. "This is not a federal problem-it's everybody's problem". HUD's national estimate is based upon data reported by approximately 3,000 cities and counties across the nation.