Nifty ends lower on Tuesday
India, Feb. 9 -- Snapping six straight sessions of gains, Nifty ended lower on Tuesday on the back of profit booking. Market made a positive start, as traders took support with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's statement that the government is taking steps to carefully monitor the fiscal deficit, which is estimated at 9.5 percent of the Gross domestic product (GDP) for the current financial year. She said the 'mool mantra' now is that fiscal deficit is something that one cannot escape, but at the same time, it needs to be carefully tackled. Further, market added more gains after European Union stated that its first high-level dialogue on trade with India saw interest by both sides in resuming negotiations for an ambitious, comprehensive...
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