NSE index futures traded on the Singapore Exchange rise 0.1 percent, compared to a 0.3 percent fall in MSCI-Asia Pacific excluding Japan index.
Asian share markets inched ahead on Monday as a robust US jobs report was taken as positive for global growth prospects even as a lack of inflation pulled down bond yields across the United States and Europe.
US stocks eased on Friday as concerns about more violence in Ukraine prompted profit-taking ahead of the weekend and offset optimism about the fastest job growth in more than two years.
KEY EVENTS/FACTORS TO WATCH
India's Supreme Court is expected to order a shutdown of those iron mines in the top producing state of Odisha that have been operating without valid leases.
Canara Bank Ltd Jan-March earnings.
INDIAN STOCKS TO WATCH
Business looks to Narendra Modi to defuse India's jobs time bomb
As Indian earnings disappoint, doubts grow over rally in shares
Govt mulls cancer drug patent waiver
India's Reliance Comm to pull more discounts as Q4 profit tumbles
India's Tata Motors April sales fall 34 pct
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries says to close Detroit facility
Carrefour looking to exit India wholesale ops - media reports
Suzlon approves cashless restructuring of some convertible bonds
Infosys may eye acquisitions in Nordic countries, says president BG Srinivas
Government clears new rule on commex shareholding, abolishes anchor investor concept
India's Firstsource Solutions says March-qtr consol net up 46.4 pct
Ranbaxy recalls nearly 30,000 packs of allergy-relief drug in US
India's Reliance Capital March-quarter net profit up 0.75 pct
Sun Pharmaceutical denies media report "Sun-Ranbaxy merger runs into legal wrangle"
India's Grasim Industries Ltd says March-qtr consol net profit down 17 pct