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RIL, Infosys, HUL, TCS Add Rs 1 Lakh Crore To Their Market Valuation

Dec 26, 2021 PTI

Reliance Industries added Rs 21,035.95 crore to take its valuation to Rs 16,04,154.56 crore. The valuation of Infosys zoomed Rs 17,656.95 crore to Rs 7,83,779.99 crore.

Sensex Rises Over 250 Points. Tech Mahindra Top Gainer, Followed By L&T, NTPC, SBI, Others

Nov 03, 2021 Outlook Business Team

Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) turned net buyers in the capital market, as they purchased shares worth Rs 244.87 crore on Tuesday.

Reliance Industries, HDFC Bank Among Those Firms Whose Market Value Fell By Over Rs 2.48 Lakh Crore. Check Details

Last week, the BSE benchmark Sensex tumbled by 1,514.69 points or 2.49 per cent. On the top-10 list, ICICI Bank was the only gainer.

After Posting 30 Per Cent Rise In Q2 Profit, ICICI Bank Beats HUL In M-Cap, Became 5th Largest Firm

Oct 26, 2021 Outlook Business Team

ICICI Banks market capitalisation (m-cap) was at Rs 5.83 lakh crore just above HUL’s Rs 5.76 lakh crore. In the Q2FY22 ICICI Bank posts its highest ever quarterly net profit.

Market Valuation Of Five Of Top-10 Most Valued Firms Plunges By Over Rs 1.42 Lakh Crore. HUL, RIL Most Hit

Last week, the 30-share BSE benchmark Sensex declined by 484.33 points or 0.79 per cent. Market benchmarks -- Sensex and Nifty -- declined for the fourth consecutive session on Friday.

20 October, 2021

Stocks To Look For Today: Nestle India, HUL, Reliance Industries, L&T Tech

Outlook Business Team

After scaling the 62,000-mark for the first time on Tuesday, the benchmark BSE Sensex had succumbed to selling pressure in fag-end trade to close 49.54 points or 0.08 per cent lower at 61,716.05.

19 October, 2021

HUL Reports 10.69 Per Cent Rise In Consolidated Net Profit In Q2

Outlook Business Team

Its revenue from sales during the quarter under review stood at Rs 12,812 crore, up 11.31 per cent, against Rs 11,510 crore a year ago, Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) said in a regulatory filing.

02 July, 2020

Hindustan Unilever’s Fair & Lovely To Be Renamed ‘Glow & Lovely’

Outlook Web Bureau

“HUL today announced the next step in the evolution of its skin care portfolio to a more inclusive vision of Positive Beauty, and introduces Glow & Lovely, the new name for the Fair & Lovely brand," the company said in a statement.

26 June, 2020

After 'Fair & Lovely', L'Oreal To Drop Words 'White, Fair, Light' From Skincare Range


Several companies have been forced to reassess their products and branding following the 'Black Lives Matter' protests across the globe.

26 June, 2020

It's Lovely That A Billion Dollar Whitening Industry Suddenly Wants To Be Fair: Nandita Das

Satish Padmanabhan

Nandita Das says HUL's move to rename its 'fairness cream' is a step in the right direction, but the fact that there's a market for such products reflects people's obsession with fair skin.

25 June, 2020

Hindustan Unilever To Remove 'Fair' From 'Fair & Lovely' Skin Cream

Outlook Web Bureau

HUL's decision comes a week after American multinational Johnson and Johnson announced that it will be stopping the sale of two fairness products that are sold in India.


24 January, 2020

Norway Bans Fair & Lovely Creams For Mercury Content, HUL Says 'Could Be Counterfeit'

Preetha Nair

Fair & Lovely, the first fairness cream launched in India, from the stable of HUL, currently holds lion’s share of the skin whitening market.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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