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Amazon plans to launch online food delivery service in India

Amazon plans to launch online food delivery service in India

Amazon is working with local partner Catamaran, founded by IT industrialist Narayana Murthy, and has begun hiring staff for the new operation.

Jul 30, 2019, 09:03 AM IST
Byju's CEO Raveendran becomes one of India's youngest billionaires: Report

Byju's CEO Raveendran becomes one of India's youngest billionaires: Report

Launched in 2015 in Bengaluru, Byju's valuation has grown to almost $6 billion in about seven years.

Jul 29, 2019, 15:20 PM IST
Indiabulls Housing Finance denies Subramanian Swamy's allegations on fund embezzelment

Indiabulls Housing Finance denies Subramanian Swamy's allegations on fund embezzelment

In a letter on Sunday Swamy had alleged that the Indiabulls Housing Finance had made embezzlement of more than Rs 1 lakh crore from NHB which regulates mortgage lenders.

Jul 29, 2019, 13:34 PM IST
SC to hear Vijay Mallya’s plea challenging confiscation of properties on August 2

SC to hear Vijay Mallya’s plea challenging confiscation of properties on August 2

In January this year, Mallya, had become the first businessman to be declared an FEO under the provisions of the new Fugitive Economic Offenders Act which came into existence in August 2018.

Jul 29, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
IndiGo plans to enter Vietnam, expand in China; to review strategy for Europe

IndiGo plans to enter Vietnam, expand in China; to review strategy for Europe

In 2019, IndiGo entered into its first codeshare agreement with Turkish Airlines, which provides passengers with extended connectivity to 12 destinations in Europe.  

Jul 28, 2019, 12:14 PM IST
IndiGo announces entry into Myanmar; introduces Yangon as its 18th International destination

IndiGo announces entry into Myanmar; introduces Yangon as its 18th International destination

Effective September  20, IndiGo will operate daily non-stop flight on  the Kolkata-Yangon route. Yangon will be IndiGo’s 77th overall destination, with fares starting at Rs 5999.

Jul 26, 2019, 17:40 PM IST
Companies Amendment Bill, 2019 passed by Lok Sabha

Companies Amendment Bill, 2019 passed by Lok Sabha

Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the draft law will also ensure more accountability and better enforcement to strengthen the corporate governance norms.

Jul 26, 2019, 17:27 PM IST
UC Browser records over 4 billion views for cricket coverage during IPL 2019, ICC World Cup 2019

UC Browser records over 4 billion views for cricket coverage during IPL 2019, ICC World Cup 2019

UC, the leading internet content provider, which is affiliated to Alibaba Innovation Initiatives Business Group, said that UC Browser generated a record over 4 billion views for cricket coverage

Jul 26, 2019, 15:34 PM IST
PNB reports surprise profit of Rs 1,019 crore for June quarter

PNB reports surprise profit of Rs 1,019 crore for June quarter

Gross NPAs increased to 16.49 percent against 15.5 percent in the previous quarter. In Q1 FY19, the figure stood at 18.26 percent.

Jul 26, 2019, 15:07 PM IST
Maruti Suzuki India June-quarter profit dives, but tops estimates

Maruti Suzuki India June-quarter profit dives, but tops estimates

Maruti`s results underscore slowing demand in the country`s auto sector, which has been hit by a credit squeeze, higher insurance costs and a pile-up of inventory.

Jul 26, 2019, 15:04 PM IST
Biometric machines to soon ensure convenience in general compartment of Indian trains

Biometric machines to soon ensure convenience in general compartment of Indian trains

Biometric machines have been tested on Pushpak Express between Mumbai and Lucknow. These machines could soon make way into several other long-distance trains as well to ensure comfort, convenience as

Jul 25, 2019, 18:18 PM IST
Nirav Modi's custody extended till August 22 by UK court

Nirav Modi's custody extended till August 22 by UK court

Jailed in Wandsworth prison since March 19, Nirav has made repeated attempts to get bail but has been unsuccessful so far.

Jul 25, 2019, 15:21 PM IST
BMW 7 Series, BMW X7 launched in India, check out prices and specifications

BMW 7 Series, BMW X7 launched in India, check out prices and specifications

The BMW 7 series will be available in six variants and is priced between Rs 1.23 crore and Rs 2.43 crore (ex-showroom India), while the starting price of all-new BMW X7 SUV in India is Rs 98.90 lakh.

Jul 25, 2019, 14:22 PM IST
WhatsApp Pay likely to be rolled out in India later this year

WhatsApp Pay likely to be rolled out in India later this year

India's digital payments industry is estimated to hit $1 trillion by 2023.

Jul 25, 2019, 14:05 PM IST
Digital wallet payment service WhatsApp Pay coming to India this year

Digital wallet payment service WhatsApp Pay coming to India this year

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in April announced that the company is actively working on to launch WhatsApp Pay in India.  

Jul 25, 2019, 14:01 PM IST
Facebook to pay record $5 billion US fine over privacy; faces antitrust probe

Facebook to pay record $5 billion US fine over privacy; faces antitrust probe

Facebook confirmed it would pay the $5 billion fine and said the settlement would provide "a comprehensive new framework for protecting people`s privacy." 

Jul 25, 2019, 13:16 PM IST
Amrapali Group diverted homebuyers money to Dhoni, wife's firm: Supreme Court

Amrapali Group diverted homebuyers money to Dhoni, wife's firm: Supreme Court

It is to be noted that Dhoni was once the brand ambassador of Amrapali Group and he had also signed contracts with other group companies.

Jul 25, 2019, 11:34 AM IST
Facebook warns of costly privacy changes, reveals another US probe

Facebook warns of costly privacy changes, reveals another US probe

Facebook has expanded programs and promises in response to political pressure on several issues, including policing objectionable content. 

Jul 25, 2019, 07:09 AM IST
Privatisation of three airports already underway: Centre

Privatisation of three airports already underway: Centre

Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Jaipur among six airports that will be privatised.

Jul 24, 2019, 15:05 PM IST
ZEEL declares Q1FY20 Results: Strong performance in a challenging environment

ZEEL declares Q1FY20 Results: Strong performance in a challenging environment

For the first quarter of FY20, ZEEL reported consolidated revenue of Rs. 20,081 million.

Jul 24, 2019, 14:23 PM IST