Bismah Malik

Budget 2020: IT sector seeks boost for exports, R&D

Inarguably, a robust IT sector favours the economy of Karnataka which has been wooing investors globally and from within the country.

21 hours ago

Donate a menstrual cup, help educate rural women about periods hygiene

If you applauded Akshay Kumar for his heroics in Padman when he raised awareness on menstrual hygiene among Indian women, here is a chance to do your bit for the cause.

26 Jan 2020

PhonePe extends to insurance, MF, ATM

PhonePe, according to sources, wants to leverage its fast-growing user base, now consisting of 18.5 crore people, to enter the insurance as well as instant-cash markets.

25 Jan 2020

Indian Telephone Industries eyeing projects worth Rs 6,000 crore next fiscal, says CMD

The telecom equipment manufacturer is looking to raise nearly Rs 1,400 crore through the follow public offering from January 24-28 to meet its working capital requirements.

24 Jan 2020

Zomato-Uber Eats deal sets up a duopoly

The deal has helped Zomato acquire new customers from Uber Eats and foray into the southern states where Swiggy has been the dominant player.

23 Jan 2020

Zomato acquires UberEats India for nearly Rs 2,500 crore in all-stock deal

Uber Eats in India will discontinue operations and direct restaurants, delivery partners and its users to the Zomato platform from Tuesday.

22 Jan 2020

79 per cent consumers want to shift from online to in-store automation: Survey

The trend was particularly seen catching up among the millennials, inarguably the most tech-savvy group.

19 Jan 2020

Spur consumption, amend GST rules, e-tailers to Finance Minister

Lot of firms operating in the e-commerce segment are start-ups, hence there is an expectation of likely waivers on angel tax for such firms.

16 Jan 2020

OYO to lay off over 1,000 people in India, CEO Ritesh Agarwal says decision 'not easy'

“This has not been an easy decision for us... I want to thank them for their efforts and apologize for the impact this is causing,” OYO CEO Ritesh Agarwal said in a letter to colleagues.

13 Jan 2020

CAIT plans protest ahead of Amazon chief Jeff Bezos' Delhi visit

Confederation of All Indian Traders seeks PM’s intervention to take up their issues with the chief of e-commerce firm

12 Jan 2020

Infosys Q3 net profit up by 23.7 per cent at Rs 4,466 crore

The banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) sector, which contribute to 31.5 per cent of the total revenues at Infy recorded a 6.2 per cent YoY growth in constant currency terms.

11 Jan 2020

A day after finding place in Harvard curriculum, OYO lands in hot water

Hotels based in Bengaluru and Delhi have filed FIRs against Aggarwal and his colleagues, accusing them of cheating and forging the terms of finance contract.

04 Jan 2020

USD 2.5 million fund for clean-tech start-ups

The initiative focusses on solving the problems around reliable electricity which has challenged many a business and also affects the livelihood opportunities and incomes of households.

04 Jan 2020

Investments remain steady, but start-ups bleed money

Investments in start-ups up by 35 per cent at $14.8 billion in 2019 compared to the previous year of $10.5 billion

02 Jan 2020

Despite slowdown, Bansal invests heavily

Ever since his exit from Flipkart in 2018, Sachin Bansal, a leading entrepreneur, has his eyes set on investing in startups.

02 Jan 2020