Bharti Airtel fell on reports that the firm may have to pay Rs 436 crore for merging its subsidiary ABSPL with itself, as it would mean a change in permits from that of an internet provider to a unified license.
Idea Cellular rose 3.33% on NSE after index provider FTSE reportedly raised the weightage of the stock in its indexes.
Infosys announced the expansion of its partnership with Hitachi Data Systems to bring next-generation infrastructure and data center transformation solutions to enterprises.
Markets continued to move in a narrow range after witnessing high intraday volatility earlier during the day where key indices alternately swung between positive and negative zone. IT stocks rose on positive economic data in US. Realty stocks edged lower. Shares of Tata Group companies barring Tata Motors ended higher up to 3% on the BSE after global rating agency Moody's upgraded the debt ratings for many group firms including Tata Motors, Tata Steels and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS).In overseas markets, European stocks rose as Scotland chose to stay in the United Kingdom.