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Share market highlights: Sensex ends 217 points higher, Nifty below 11,350; IndusInd Bank, Yes Bank top gainers

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Share market Highlights: After a tepid opening this morning, the Sensex and Nifty made a smart rebound in the afternoon trade on Wednesday. The Sensex closed 216.50 points higher at 37,752.17, while Nifty closed near the 11,350-mark. IndusInd Bank shares closed 4.3% higher at Rs 1,639, while Yes Bank shares closed 3.7% higher at Rs 244.35, to emerge among the biggest Sensex gainers.

Asian share markets were mostly in the red on Wednesday as a risk-off mood gripped investors, while a frazzled pound awaited its fate ahead of yet another make-or-break parliamentary vote on Brexit. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan eased 0.4 percent in slow trade and almost every major index in the region nursed losses, Reuters reported. We bring to you LIVE updates.