Positive global cues help the Sensex rise more than 450 points, as the Nifty trades close to 15,700.

BSE Sensex rises 471 points or 0.90 percent to 52,737 in early session . NSE Nifty jumped 139 points or 0.90 percent to trade at 15,696 .

New Delhi: Indian equity benchmarks were set in the green on Friday, extending their gains for the second session in a row, following positive signals from the international markets.Asian shares soared today, tracking an overnight increase in Wall Street.Trends on the Nifty Futures on Singapore Exchange (SGX Nifty) indicated a positive start to the domestic indices, with the 30-share BSE Sensex rising 471 points or 0.90 percent to 52,737 in early session, while the wider NSE Nifty jumped 139 points or 0.90 percent to trade at 15,696.Mid- and small-cap stocks were on a