After Amazon clocks $400 mn festive season sales, Flipkart $850 mn, Amazon.com pumps in $250 mn in India arm
Global e-commerce giant Amazon.com has infused Rs 1,620 crore, or $250 million, into the Indian marketplace arm of operations — Amazon Seller Services, according to the company’s filing with the registrar of companies.
Diwali 2017 offers: Cleartrip, Paytm, other travel portals see surge in festive season hotels, flights bookings
The other travel start-ups like Goomo and Travkart have seen flight bookings increase by 24% and 20%, respectively. Online hotel aggregator OYO’s data shows a 40% rise in hotel bookings, while Cleartrip has seen a 90% increase, year-on-year, this Diwali.
The government plans to list at least three other railway PSUs — Indian Railways Finance Corporation, Ircon International and RITES — within the current financial year. The valuation of IRCTC has dipped as its main source of income was cut without an alternative mechanism in place.
Sensex holds above 32,600 in a dull trade, Airtel hits new 52-week high; Axis Bank, Bajaj Auto, Wipro Q2 earnings ahead
Stocks of Reliance Industries, Axis Bank, Bajaj Auto, Wipro, ACC, ICICI Lombard will be in focus today
A fire broke out at the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) in the wee hours of Tuesday, according to reports. It has been learnt that the fire broke out in Room No. 242 at around 3.35 AM.
Oil prices held firm on Tuesday after Iraqi forces seized the oil-rich city of Kirkuk from largely autonomous Kurdish fighters while Asian shares look set to extend their bull run on optimism about upcoming earnings.
Diwali 2017: Dhanteras gold sales may shine but only for this segment, bleak festive season for rest
Rural disposable incomes haven’t quite picked up, thanks to subdued prices of many farm items. On top of that, compliance requirements after the GST launch are weighing on small jewellers – most of them had been operating in an opaque environment for ages.
Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: Election Commission could have announced polls dates together, says former CEC T S Krishnamurthy
Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: A political slugfest has already erupted between BJP and Congress over the Election Commission's decision not to announce simultaneous assembly elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh. Now former Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) T S Krishnamurthy has said that was an 'avoidable controversy'.
Modi has worsened some problems, so it is right to criticise him, but don't make UPA paragon of virtue
Motorcycles, scooters and mopeds combined contributed to over 70% of total vehicles exported from India. Bajaj Auto continues to top the two-wheeler exporters chart.
Krack or Key Reinstallation Attack has exposed the basic flaw at the centre of most modern phones, PCs, routers, etc. Here's what you can do to prevent a hack.
Missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed's mother and over 30 others, mostly students, were detained today by the Delhi Police while protesting outside the high court here, as the CBI faced flak from the judges inside for "complete lack of interest" in tracing him.
The number of deaths due to neurological disorders like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, stroke and epilepsy has increased by 36.7 per cent worldwide between 1990 and 2015, a study says.
Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) today said though Aadhar is not a mandatory requirement for Know Your Customer (KYC) in the insurance sector, it is the most simple form of KYC document.
UPTET 2017 answer keys: The basic education department of the Uttar Pradesh government will release the answer keys for the state Teacher Eligibility Test (UPTET) 2017 tomorrow.
While it's true that space radiation is one of the biggest challenges for a human journey to Mars, NASA said it is developing technologies and countermeasures to ensure a safe and successful journey to the red planet.
Happy Birthday Amitabh Bachchan: As Big B turns 75, here are 10 iconic roles played by the actor in Bollywood
October 11, 2017 marks the 75th Birthday of Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan.
With more than four downgrades a day, the debt profile of Indian companies and banks remains fragile. Data from Bloomberg shows there were 807 downgrades in the six months to September compared with 787 upgrades.
Diwali is a good time to invest in mutual funds, and here is a list of MFs that can generate out-sized gains for you in the next 5 years.
Infrastructure will be developed in Madhya Dweep and other parts of the state and private players will be given opportunity to run various activities, hotels and services
Asian shares rallied to a decade high on Monday as upbeat Chinese data boosted commodity prices, while the euro extended losses after the Catalan leader failed to give a clear answer to whether or not he declared independence from Spain.