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21 Jul 2015

Business

Say bye to Homejoy!

Homejoy, the home cleaning service startup, which works entirely on contractual labor, suddenly announced that it would be ceasing operations.

20 Jul 2015

Business

Tata to buy Docomo's stake in Tata Tele

The Tata Group had made a proposal to buy-out NTT Docomo's shares for Rs 23.34 per share.

20 Jul 2015

Business

Barclays to cut more than 30,000 jobs

Barclays is planning to cut more than 30,000 jobs within two years. The radical reduction program could reduce the bank's global workforce below 1,00,000 by the end of 2017.

17 Jul 2015

Business

The big launch: InMobi's Miip unveiled

InMobi launched its new product, Miip in San Francisco on 15 July.

16 Jul 2015

Business

Huawei gets manufacturing unit sanction from Centre

The proposal of Chinese telecom giant Huawei to set up a manufacturing unit in Tamil Nadu was cleared by the Home Ministry.

16 Jul 2015

Business

CPI and WPI poles apart yet again

India's inflation figures indicated by CPI and WPI point towards different directions.

16 Jul 2015

India

Quikr gets a new slogan and logo

Online classified advertising company Quikr made way for its brand new company logo and slogan: "Aasan hai badalna".

12 Jul 2015

Business

IKEA ends speculation, buys land for 1st store

Swedish home furnishing retailer IKEA Group has materialised its plans to take over the Indian furniture market by buying land in Hyderabad.

10 Jul 2015

Business

Chinese stocks rebound after losing for 2 days

China's stock exchange Shanghai Composite index gained almost 6 percent after its sharp dip in the last two days.

9 Jul 2015

Business

Microsoft to cut jobs at Nokia

Microsoft announced that it would cut 7,800 jobs and take a loss of $7.6 bn on Nokia. Some 2,300 of these job cuts will be made in Finland, where Nokia is headquartered.

9 Jul 2015

Business

NYSE comes back to life

The New York Stock Exchange floor restarted trading around 3:10 p.m.

9 Jul 2015

Business

USL sells off its shares in United Breweries

USL sold its stake of 3.21% in United Breweries to Heineken International for Rs 872 crore at Rs 1030 per share.

8 Jul 2015

Business

Customers warn Flipkart against going app-only

After Flipkart announced its decision to shut down its website in September, Twitter burst with people calling this a stupid move to go app-only.

8 Jul 2015

Business

Surobhi Das: Zomato's new COO

Zomato, the online restaurant guide has revamped its leadership with Surobhi Das as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO).

3 Jul 2015

India

Ratan Tata joins Ola as its newest investor

Marking his 10th investment in the year, Ratan Tata has now invested in the online taxi booking service Ola.

1 Jul 2015

Business

Rahul Yadav released from Housing with 'immediate effect'

A statement has been released by Housing.com that their CEO Rahul Yadav has been removed from the company.

29 Jun 2015

Business

CCD to raise Rs. 1150 crore through IPO

Coffee Day Enterprises has filed a draft to raise Rs. 1150 crore through an initial public offering to expand its retail network and reduce debt.

26 Jun 2015

Business

Rahul Yadav continues drama; may quit again!

CEO of the real-estate startup Housing. com, Rahul Yadav is again up for a cheap publicity gimmick as the buzz of his re-resignation gains momentum.

25 Jun 2015

Business

Micromax may sell one-fourth stake to Alibaba

Micromax is in talks with China's Alibaba Group to sell one-fourth of its stake for $700 million (Rs. 4,200 crore).

19 Jun 2015

Business

Murdoch to leave the Fox Arena in July

American business magnate Rupert Murdoch will relinquish the title of CEO at Fox from 1 July 2015.

18 Jun 2015

Business

YES bank-Kapur's heirs eligible to nominate directors

In the suit filed against YES bank by Madhu Kapur, the widow of YES bank's co-founder Ashok Kapur, the Bombay High Court passed an order saying that the bank must confer upon Ashok Kapur's heirs, the right to nominate Directors on the Board.

18 Jun 2015

Business

Indian techie demands apology for legal notice

Thejesh GN has expressed outrage and shock over the legal notice sent to him by Flash networks.

18 Jun 2015

Business

RuPay credit cards coming soon

The National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI) has decided to launch India's very own credit card payment system - RuPay from next year.

15 Jun 2015

Business

Cairn India set to merge with Vedanta

After receiving approval from the respective directors, oil subsidiary Cairn India is set to merge with its parent company-Vedanta Ltd.

14 Jun 2015

Business

Sonakshi, Salman are Dubsmashing! Are you too?

Dubsmash that has fast gained popularity amongst Indian youth, has made its way into Bollywood's heart too.

13 Jun 2015

Business

TCS, Infosys deny being investigated

Infosys and TCS have denied reports that the Labour Department in US is investigating into possible violations by them of rules pertaining to visas for foreign technology workers.

12 Jun 2015

Business

Twitter CEO steps down

Twitter's CEO Dick Costolo has decided to step down after 5 years.

12 Jun 2015

Business

After family drama, now some I.T. drama!

Chettinad Group which was already clouded by family troubles got 30 of its offices raided by over 200 Income Tax officials.

10 Jun 2015

Business

PVR acquires DT in Rs. 500 crore deal

The country's largest multiplex chain, PVR has acquired DLF's DT cinemas in a Rs. 500 crore deal.

10 Jun 2015

Business

Uber, other cab drivers protest against livelihood loss

Hundreds of Uber & other online cab service drivers protested in Delhi against the government's impounding actions.

10 Jun 2015

Business

Angry Birds maker moves into Lego territory

Angry Birds maker Rovio has signed a deal with Lego to launch Angry Birds themed building blocks to revive its business.

8 Jun 2015

Business

John Cryan takes over as Deutsche Bank’s CEO

Deutsche Bank announced that John Cryan will take over as its new CEO.

6 Jun 2015

Business

Nestle appoints US lobbyist APCO Worldwide for help

Nestle has appointed American lobbying giant APCO Worldwide to help them encounter the opposition which their noodles brand Maggi has been facing in India.

4 Jun 2015

Business

H&M makes its way to the Indian market

Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) have decided to set foot in India and will open their first store in the Indian capital by September 2015.

1 Jun 2015

Business

Amit Jain to head Uber in India

In a move to tackle competition in India, Uber has appointed Amit Jain as its President for India operations.

1 Jun 2015

Business

Amitabh Bachchan, Preity Zinta sued for endorsing Maggi!

A case against the cine-stars has been filed by a local advocate in UP.

29 May 2015

Business

Madhuri Dixit in a “soup” due to Maggi!

Madhuri Dixit had endorsed Maggi in a TV advertisement

27 Apr 2015

Business

Capgemini to buyout iGate for $4 billion

NASDAQ listed iGate would consolidate the North American presence of French IT major Capgemini.

26 Apr 2015

Business

Xiaomi gets its first Indian investor–Ratan Tata

The investment amount was undisclosed; the company's value was pegged at $45 billion.

12 Feb 2015

Business

Phanindra Sama becomes an angel investor

redBus co-founder Phanindra Sama is nowadays playing the role of an angel investor to help many startups and entrepreneurs.