Black Friday

US Black Friday, Thanksgiving online sales climb to record high

US Black Friday, Thanksgiving online sales climb to record high

US retailers raked in a record $7.9 billion in online sales on Black Friday and Thanksgiving, up 17.9 percent from a year ago, according to Adobe Analytics, which measures transactions at the largest 100 US web retailers, on Saturday.

Nov 26, 2017, 09:39 AM IST
Black Friday conjures up images of frantic shopping, violence: How it got its name

Black Friday conjures up images of frantic shopping, violence: How it got its name

Most major retailers open very early and offer promotional sales. 

Nov 24, 2017, 20:18 PM IST
Black Friday 2017: A guide to world's most popular discount extravaganza

Black Friday 2017: A guide to world's most popular discount extravaganza

What is it? When is it? What does it mean for India?

Nov 23, 2017, 20:16 PM IST

Protest breaks out on Black Friday in Chicago

The protest remained largely peaceful with occasional outburst of chanting like `No Justice, No Profits` and `CPAC (Civilian Police Accountability Council) Now` . 

Nov 26, 2016, 03:41 AM IST

Big Christmas discount! Get $50 off on Xbox One console bundles

A new offer is allowing US consumers to get their hands on an Xbox One console bundle for $50 off from now through Christmas.

Dec 10, 2015, 14:05 PM IST
Black Friday: 5 Indian online sites offering massive discounts

Black Friday: 5 Indian online sites offering massive discounts

Let's have a look at five websites where you can do your holiday shopping.

Nov 27, 2015, 13:02 PM IST
It's a Black Hole Friday for NASA!

It's a Black Hole Friday for NASA!

NASA scientists are utilising Black Friday to talk about black holes. Using the hashtag #BlackHoleFriday, Nasa’s Twitter account, @NASA, is posting interesting facts and pictures on black holes.

Nov 27, 2015, 12:18 PM IST
Black Friday sale kicks off; massive discounts thrown on products

Black Friday sale kicks off; massive discounts thrown on products

Black Friday shopping has kick started, thereby setting the tone for the rest of the holiday season.

Nov 27, 2015, 10:22 AM IST
What is Black Friday sale and how it benefits you

What is Black Friday sale and how it benefits you

The Black Friday sale allows buyers to avail heavy discounts across categories.

Nov 27, 2015, 09:19 AM IST

Protesters to target Chicago shopping area on Black Friday

Several protesters said they were parents of black men who were killed by Chicago officers.

Nov 26, 2015, 06:02 AM IST
Sprint cuts price of Samsung Galaxy S6 by 50% for Black Friday deal

Sprint cuts price of Samsung Galaxy S6 by 50% for Black Friday deal

For its Black Friday deal, Sprint is offering the 32GB variant of the Galaxy S6 at just USD 9 per month as against the normal offer of USD 18 for two years through its equipment installment plan.

Nov 24, 2015, 23:54 PM IST

eBay to bring 'Black Friday' sale to India

Black Friday signals the commencement of the holiday shopping season leading upto Christmas in US.

Nov 20, 2015, 19:51 PM IST
I don't understand what's parallel cinema: Anurag Kashyap

I don't understand what's parallel cinema: Anurag Kashyap

Anurag Kashyap says he doesn't understand the difference between parallel cinema and mainstream cinema 

Nov 01, 2015, 17:34 PM IST

Record gun sales in US on Black Friday

Gun sales in the US on Black Friday this year set a new record for that day, during which the FBI carried out 175,000 background checks, a media report said Tuesday.

Dec 03, 2014, 01:31 AM IST

Online sales spike on a less chaotic Black Friday

The top US shopping "holiday" saw a surge this year in online sales with smaller crowds in stores -- but Black Friday still brought some of its trademark shopping mall pandemonium.

Nov 30, 2014, 06:47 AM IST

Black Friday gets holiday shopping season into gear

Black Friday, the biggest US shopping "holiday," kicked off with expectations that lower gasoline prices and higher consumer confidence could mean better year-end retail sales than last year.

Nov 29, 2014, 05:55 AM IST

US protesters force closure of mall near Ferguson

US protesters forced a crowded St Louis mall to close for around two hours on Friday, demanding a boycott to post-Thanksgiving shopping and justice for an unarmed black teenager killed by police.

 

Nov 29, 2014, 05:46 AM IST

Ferguson shootiing: Celebrities call for `Black Friday` boycott

US celebrities called for a boycott to take place Friday -- one of the busiest US shopping days -- to protest a grand jury`s decision not to prosecute a police officer who fatally shot a black teen.

Nov 27, 2014, 06:36 AM IST
Happy that festival films doing well commercially: Anurag Kashyap

Happy that festival films doing well commercially: Anurag Kashyap

 Film-maker Anurag Kashyap Saturday said he is happy that the festival films are doing well commercially as well.

Oct 19, 2014, 10:10 AM IST
Nicki Minaj's album to arrive on Black Friday

Nicki Minaj's album to arrive on Black Friday

Nicki Minaj's highly-anticipated new album, The Pink Print, finally will hit shelves on November 28 aka Black Friday.

Sep 01, 2014, 08:39 AM IST