Quick delivery: Zomato share prices zoom 50% on day 1

Food delivery aggregator Zomato made a memorable debut in the stock market on Friday (July 23) as its share prices soared 51.3 per cent. ...

AGR case: SC dismisses plea by Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea

Shares of cash-strapped Vodafone Idea plunged as much as 10 per cent to ₹8 per share post the verdict. Bharti Airtel was trading over 1 per cent higher at ₹552 apiece on the BSE

Marketing coup? Audi’s e-tron SUV gets a warm welcome from Mercedes

Welcoming Audi's new model, Merc says it's all about expanding the EV ecosystem; its chargers can be used be owners of rival brands, too

BharatPe rolls out hiring red carpet with BMW bike, Apple iPad, Dubai trip

The financial technology, or fintech company is incentivising referrers and hirees as it seeks to recruit 100 members for its expanded tech team
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Withdrawing cash from ATM? It will soon cost you more

RBI’s ATM fee revision kicks in next month, but customers will still be eligible for limited free transactions every month

Critics bring ‘tone-deaf’ spacefarer Jeff Bezos back to Earth

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said: 'Yes, Amazon workers did pay for this – with lower wages, union busting, a frenzied and inhumane workplace, and delivery drivers not having health insurance during a pandemic'

Global markets suffer meltdown over Delta anxiety; Indian stocks follow suit

As international markets tumbled over Delta fears, an unimpressive Q1 show by HDFC Bank and inflation fears also pulled down domestic markets

Crypto bank takes co-operative route to set up India operations

The company will offer personal accounts services in India, including savings accounts for Indian rupees and cryptocurrency, loans for buying virtual currency, lending against cryptocurrency and card services

Reliance & Just Dial: Apples and oranges or a symbiotic win-win deal?

Investors were left wondering about the synergies, but directory services provider Just Dial may be just what Reliance Retail needs for its digital plans


Breath-taking Spectacle: Tokyo 2020 Olympics takes off


The women could kick-start Tokyo Games medal for India

These are unlikely to be called the ‘Greatest Games’ but will certainly be the most ‘Challenging Games.’ Yet it could be India’s best, so what if these are the worst of times. A small slice of luck here or there in the form of a draw or a close match could see India win more than six medals – their best-ever from London in 2012.

Tech support scam: How to avoid it?


Chinese president Xi makes rare visit to Tibet, close to Arunachal

State-run Xinhua news agency reported that during his visit, Xi stressed upon fully implementing the guidelines of the ruling Communist Party for "governing Tibet in a new era and writing a new chapter of lasting stability and high-quality development for the plateau region".

Mary Kom, Manpreet Singh lead Indian team as ‘world’s greatest show’ begi...

The Olympics began at the nearly empty National Stadium after a year-long delay due to the pandemic. The event lacked the usual glitz with fewer than 1,000 people in attendance, strict social distancing rules and signs calling on spectators to “be quiet around the venue”



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Breath-taking Spectacle: Tokyo 2020 Olympics takes off


Porn & ‘Erotica’ content in OTT world, a grey area


Floods everywhere — is global climate crisis at our doorstep?


Panic after ‘bio-bubble burst’ at Olympics


Through petrol & diesel tax, Centre raked in Rs 3.35 lakh crore


People throng markets, will Kerala Govt withdraw Eid relaxations?


Heavy rain lashes Mumbai, leaves 20 dead


As UAE and Saudi end row, OPEC+ to gradually increase oil supplies

OPEC+ plans to raise output by 400,000 barrels a day from August; the Saudi-UAE accord is crucial not only for OPEC, but also for the recovery of oil prices

Zomato IPO Is Working On A Bigger Fool Theory, Analyst Cautions Investors


Ola e-scooter gets over 1 lakh bookings in 24 hours

Ola Electric has received over 1 lakh reservations for its first electric scooter in less than 24 hours since pre-bookings opened, CEO Bhavish Aggarwal said on Saturday (July 17). “India’s EV revolution is off to an explosive start. Huge thanks to the 100,000+ revolutionaries who’ve joined us and reserved their scooter,” Bhavish Aggarwal said on...

Xiaomi overtakes Apple to become No 2 smartphone maker globally

Xiaomi’s shipments increased more than 300 per cent in Latin America, 150 per cent Africa and 50 per cent in Western Europe

Funding at all-time high as startups ride COVID digitisation wave

He said the record level of investments are a testament to the paradigm shift and impact these new-age companies can create at the grass-roots level

What the RBI ban on Mastercard means for the future


Paytm shares see brisk demand in ‘grey’ market as company files for mega IPO

Paytm's ₹16,600 crore IPO is said to be the largest-ever in India; its shares saw strong demand in the grey market following the filing of draft documents

Card declined: Behind India’s decision to ban Mastercard

This isn’t the first time that the RBI has penalised a firm for noncompliance with data-storage rules. In April it restricted American Express and Diners Club from adding new customers, violation of the same rules

Zomato IPO: How shares are allocated


As India sales hit low gear, Ford may use factories to make e-vehicles for Ola

American carmaker Ford is holding discussions with various companies to sell or repurpose its TN and Gujarat plants, and Ola is a potential partner

Low wages, poor sanitation: Kerala labour dept flags violations by Kitex

'Inspections' by Kerala's labour and health departments are nothing but harassment, and the group has done no wrong, says Kitex Group MD Sabu Jacob

Why cash-hungry start-up giants turn to IPOs for sustenance

For Zomato, Paytm and others, a public issue offers immediate funding with few hassles; for eager investors, it’s an attractive way to take part in start-up success stories

Big appetite for Zomato IPO as retail portion is subscribed over 2 times

The COVID-19 pandemic and the resultant lockdowns have irreversibly changed the business paradigm in India, and riding the wave are e-commerce firms like Zomato

Banking, retail lead Infosys’ Q1 growth; company raises FY22 forecast

Infosys, India’s second-largest software services provider, reported consolidated profit of ₹5,195 crore for the first quarter ended June 2021

India’s struggle with COVID made me cry, says Sundar Pichai

In an interview with BBC, Google CEO Sundar Pichai talks about attacks on internet freedom, quantum computing, and why he’d envy Jeff Bezos

Google fined $592 million over dispute with French publishers

France's competition regulator said Google was fined a total of $592 million by French publishers who want the company to pay for the use of their news.

Maruti Suzuki increases prices of Swift, CNG variants

Auto major Maruti Suzuki India Ltd on Monday (July 12) raised the price of its popular car brand Swift and all CNG variants by up to ₹ 15,000 (ex-showroom price Delhi) due to an increase in various input costs. The new prices are effective from July 12. After the announcement, the share of Maruti Suzuki rose a little over 1 per cent to hit an in...

Hint of changing tastes: LIC likely to ‘order’ an IPO on Zomato?

Insurance behemoth LIC has, till date, invested only in secondary markets or PSU public issues; an investment in a start-up IPO would be a first

Draft e-commerce rules may hurt e-tailers, more than protect consumers

Several stakeholders have raised concerns over the draft e-commerce rules (Amendment) which aim to regulate e-commerce businesses with increased compliance norms. While the amendments are purportedly aimed at protecting the interests of consumers, senior advocates, industry bodies and companies involved in the segment fear the proposed amendment...

Upskilling, reskilling, nimble structure: How TCS manages its mega workforce

Software giant TCS has over 5 lakh employees, and plans to recruit 40,000 more freshers this fiscal; it says its size is a 'living experiment'
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