The NSE Nifty was up 23.90 points, or 0.22 per cent, to 10,608.60.
In the Sensex gainers' list, RIL was followed by Yes Bank (3.31 per cent), M&M (1.94 per cent) and Adani Ports (1.74 per cent).
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan tacked on 0.1 percent following two straight days of declines that took it to its lowest since April 9.
Police tried to access phone with dead man's finger
After his body was released from state custody, Phillip's body was sent to Sylvan Abbey Funeral Home in Clearwater. Steiner withdrew his weapon and fired in self-defense according to the Largo Police Department.
The BSE Sensex fell as much as 105.53 points, or 0.30 per cent, to 34,511.11 in the morning trade.
Meanwhile, on a net basis, domestic institutional investors (DIIs) bought shares worth a net Rs 387.26 crore, while foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) sold shares worth a net Rs 259.08 crore yesterday, per provisional data showed.
In other Asian markets, Hong Kong's Hang Seng rose 1.20 percent while Japan's Nikkei was up to 0.67 percent in early trade.
Hindalco, Nalco, Vedanta and Jindal Steel were among major losers in the BSE metal index, diving up to 8 percent.
Rahul to be in Mangaluru for poll campaign
The country will do its "Mann ki baat" in the next elections, Gandhi said, playing on the title of the PM's monthly radio address. They do not want the rule of democracy but they want the rule of the dynasty.
The rupee depreciated 21 paise to 66.59 against the U.S. dollar today at the interbank foreign exchange due to appreciation of the greenback amid rising USA bond yields and surge in global crude oil prices. The Shanghai Composite index shed almost 0.4 percent to 3,117.97.
Domestic indices were trading flat owing to weak Asian cues.
Financial stocks dropped today, with HDFC Bank and ICICI Bank dragging down the indexes.
However, the gains were capped by selling pressure in metals, IT, teck, power, consumer durables and PSU stocks.
Attack on Voter Registration Center in Kabul
Afghan police officers inspect the scene of the suicide bomb attack that struck an election centre on Sunday. Haidari blamed the Taliban who have stepped up their attacks on Afghan security forces across Badghis.
Asian stocks dipped as investors braced for a bevy of earnings from the world's largest corporations, while keeping a wary eye on U.S. bond yields as they approach peaks that have triggered market spasms in the past.