Top News Podcast: Market scales 1-month peak, upGrad on hiring spree to battle for Shiv Sena symbol
Indian equity benchmarks Sensex and Nifty50 jumped to one-month closing highs amid gains across most sectors and heavyweights such as Hindustan Unilever, HDFC Bank, Bajaj Finance and Kotak Mahindra Bank. Sensex ended over 600 pts higher and Nifty50 closed at 15,990.In this edition of Top News Podcast, CNBCTV18.com’s Kanishka Sarkar will share the latest on markets, developments in Maharashtra, the jobs market, weather updates, and more. Edtech firm upGrad is looking to hire more than 3,000 people across segments in 2022-2023 at a time when its peers are on a firing spree amid a 'funding winter' in the startup space.In Maharashtra, Chief Minister Eknath Shinde's next fight is for claiming the legacy of Shiv Sena founder Balasaheb Thackeray and the Shiv Sena party symbol. The fight now is — who's the real Shiv Sena between former chief minister Uddhav Thackeray and Shinde.