MUMBAI, Jan 4(Reuters) - Indian shares edged higher on
Friday to touch two-year highs as oil companies such as ONGC
rose on hopes a proposed change in the government's pricing
formulas would boost gas prices, while IT stocks rose on
expectations for a better 2013.
Oil and Natural Gas Corp Ltd provisionally rose
1.3 percent, while Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd jumped
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd rose 1.4 percent.
The BSE index provisionally gained 0.02 percent,
while the 50-share NSE index ended up 0.11 percent, both
marking their highest closes since January 2011.
(Reporting by Abhishek Vishnoi; Editing by Rafael Nam)