Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices Highlights: Domestic equity markets started the day flat with negative bias but bulls asserted control as the day progressed, forcing headline indices to surge higher. S&P BSE Sensex closed 445 points or 0.75% higher at 59,744 while the 50-stock NSE Nifty jumped 131 points or 0.74% to end at 17,822. Bank Nifty gained 0.43% to close at 37,741. Broader markets mirrored the up-move. India VIX was down 2% on the closing bell. IndusInd Bank soared 5% to end as the top Sensex gainer, followed by Bharti Airtel, HCL Technologies, and Reliance Industries. Down in the red, Sun Pharma dropped 1.33% as the worst-performing Sensex stock, followed by ITC, Power Grid, and Ultratech Cement.