Indian Stocks Close Higher

The Sensex adds 80 points.
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MUMBAI -- Indian stocks rose Thursday, as the Sensex gained 79.58 points, or 0.58%, to close at 13,696.31.

The gainers on the index were

HDFC Bank

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, which gained 2.87%,

Wipro

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, up 2.74%,

Tata Consultancy Services

up 2.36% and

Dr. Reddy's Laboratories

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, up 2.20%.

Among decliners were

Ranbaxy Laboratories

, which dropped 2%,

Tata Steel

, down 1.90%, and

Hindalco

, off 1.48%.

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