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Nifty, Sensex end higher; investors eye Sept-quarter results

Brokers trade at their computer terminals at a stock brokerage firm in Mumbai January 6, 2015. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade/Files

REUTERS - Indian shares rose for a third straight session on Tuesday but the gains were capped as investors hedged their bets before September-quarter corporate results kick in later this week.

The benchmark BSE Sensex closed up 0.24 percent at 31,924.41. The broader NSE Nifty ended 0.28 percent higher at 10,016.95.

(Reporting by Tanvi Mehta in Bengaluru; Editing by Sunil Nair)