Sensex, Nifty climb to erase weekly decline as lenders advance

Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint Mumbai: Indian stocks rose, with the benchmark gauge erasing a weekly decline, as overseas investors extended their purchases of local assets. State Bank of India (SBI) rallied to an eight-month high after the nation’s largest lender posted a smaller-than-expected rise in soured debt. Axis Bank Ltd increased […]