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Asia stocks mixed after strong Wall Street, dollar gains on US data

Asian shares were mixed and the dollar extended its overnight gains on Friday on signs of strong US economic growth, while the euro inched up after sliding overnight on data suggesting slowing growth in Europe.

 
 
The S&P BSE Sensex ended 135 points in the green at 29,332.16 while the Nifty50 settled the day at 9,086.30, up 55.85 points.
The Indian benchmark indices opened on a higher note with the Nifty hitting over 9,200-mark for the first time but closed on the lower end.
Asian stocks edged up and the dollar rose to 1-1/2-month highs versus the yen on Friday ahead of the US non-farm payrolls report due later in the day.
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