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04 Jan 2022Delhi High Court
In setback for Future Group, Delhi HC rejects new plea
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed a petition filed by Future Group seeking to quash the arbitration proceedings with Amazon in Singapore.
04 Jan 2022Microsoft
Apple becomes world's first company to hit $3 trillion valuation
Apple on Monday became the first company to hit a stock market value of $3 trillion. However, by the end of the day's trading session, the value slipped to $2.99 trillion as its share closed at $182.01.
04 Jan 2022Startups
Theranos's Elizabeth Holmes found guilty on four charges of fraud
Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of failed blood-testing start-up Theranos, was found guilty on four of the 11 federal charges on Monday.
31 Dec 2021Zomato
Zomato, Swiggy orders may get more expensive from next year
Food delivery services like Swiggy and Zomato will be required to collect and pay goods and service tax (GST) on behalf of all eateries on their platforms starting January 1, 2022.
31 Dec 2021Nirmala Sitharaman
GST Council decides to postpone tax hike on textiles
The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council Friday decided to defer the proposed hike in GST rate on textiles, said Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
27 Dec 2021Nirmala Sitharaman
GST changes from January 1: Here's how it impacts prices
The Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime will witness a host of tax rate and procedural changes starting January 1, 2022.
26 Dec 2021France
$100T world economy in 2022; China #1 by 2030: Report
The global economic output is set to surpass $100 trillion in 2022, two years earlier than previously forecast, said a report by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR).
22 Dec 2021California
Mumbai-born Amrapali Gan named OnlyFans CEO as founder steps down
Mumbai-born Amrapali Gan (36) is taking over as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of OnlyFans after Tim Stokely's exit.
20 Dec 2021Government of India
New labor codes likely in India from FY2022-2023
India is projected to implement four new labor codes on social security, wages, industrial relations, and occupational safety starting the financial year 2022-23, a senior government official reportedly said.
20 Dec 2021Business
Sensex crashes over 1,800 points amid fears over Omicron
Top Indian equity indexes crashed on Monday amid global fears over the new Omicron variant of coronavirus.
18 Dec 2021Business
CCI freezes Amazon's deal with Future; slaps Rs. 200cr fine
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) Friday suspended its earlier approval for Amazon's deal to acquire a stake in Future Coupons Private Limited.
17 Dec 2021Zomato
Gig workers threaten large protest over better pay, benefits
Gig workers in India have threatened large protests over their demands for better pay and benefits.
15 Dec 2021Narendra Modi
Centre clears Rs. 76,000cr scheme to push semiconductor chip production
The Indian government on Wednesday approved a scheme worth Rs. 76,000 crore to push designing and production of semiconductor chips and display boards in the country.
15 Dec 2021Hindustan Unilever Limited
Congratulations! Leena Nair appointed global CEO of fashion label Chanel
Indian-origin Leena Nair has been named the new Global Chief Executive of Chanel. She will be joining the company next January.
08 Dec 2021NITI Aayog
India's richest 10% hold 57% of national income: Inequality Report
India stands out as a "poor and very unequal country, with an affluent elite," according to the World Inequality Report 2022.
08 Dec 2021Reserve Bank Of India (RBI)
RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 4%
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to keep the repo rate unchanged at 4%.
02 Dec 2021Nitin Gadkari
NHAI suffers Rs. 2,731cr toll loss due to farmers' protest
The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) suffered a revenue loss of more than Rs. 2,731 crore due to the ongoing farmers' protest.
01 Dec 2021Inflation
Commercial LPG prices hiked by Rs. 100; check latest rates
The price of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders for commercial usage was hiked again on Wednesday.
30 Nov 2021Twitter
Indian CEOs now manage these leading Silicon Valley technology companies
Parag Agrawal's transition from the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Twitter to the microblogging platform's Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is a landmark moment for the company.
30 Nov 2021Twitter
Everything you should know about Twitter's new CEO Parag Agrawal
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on Monday announced he would be stepping down from his role and the company's Chief Technology Officer Parag Agrawal will fill in.
29 Nov 2021Twitter
Parag Agrawal to replace Jack Dorsey as Twitter CEO
Jack Dorsey announced on Monday that he will be stepping down as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the microblogging site Twitter Inc.
29 Nov 2021India
No proposal to recognize Bitcoin: Finance Ministry tells Parliament
The Centre said Monday that it has no proposal to recognize Bitcoin as a currency in the country.
27 Nov 2021SpaceX
Don't order Musk's Starlink internet plans in India, government warns
The Indian government has issued a warning to billionaire Elon Musk's Starlink against offering pre-bookings for internet plans in India.
22 Nov 2021Facebook
Did Facebook collude with the Election Commission of India?
Facebook's internal documents from 2019 revealed by whistleblower Frances Haugen show that in the days leading up to the 2019 general elections in India, the tech giant convinced the Election Commission of India (ECI) to drop its plans of introducing rigid social media regulation.
18 Nov 2021Paytm
Paytm debuts on NSE, BSE: Find all key details here
Today, the financial sector is clamoring about India's biggest initial public offering (IPO). Mobile payment platform Paytm's parent firm, One97 Communications, will debut on Dalal Street.
17 Nov 2021India
IndiGo ticket prices may soon get cheaper: Here's why
IndiGo airline is reportedly mulling separating its baggage charges from its air ticket in an attempt to position itself as an ultra-low-cost air carrier.
17 Nov 2021Boeing
Rakesh Jhunjhunwala's Akasa Air orders 72 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft
Ace stock market investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed Akasa Air struck a deal with Boeing to buy 72 fuel-efficient 737 MAX airplanes on Tuesday.
15 Nov 2021Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
Work-from-home ends for TCSers? Employees to return to offices today
India is gradually going back to normalcy after nearly two years of adapting to the pandemic. Along with educational institutions and industries, the Information Technology (IT) sector is also gearing up to reopen offices.
14 Nov 2021Mumbai
Petrol, diesel prices remain unchanged for 10th straight day
The rates of petrol and diesel remained unchanged for the tenth straight day on Sunday after touching record highs earlier this month.
14 Nov 2021Reserve Bank Of India (RBI)
Modi's cryptocurrency meet: Caution over terror financing; 'progressive' steps promised
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday chaired a key meeting on the cryptocurrency sector.
10 Nov 2021Initial Public Offering (IPO)
Nykaa founder Falguni Nayar now India's wealthiest self-made woman billionaire
Indian beauty start-up Nykaa's shares made a strong debut on the Indian stock exchanges on Wednesday following an IPO. The stock traded at a premium of 82% on the NSE over its IPO issue price of Rs. 1,125 per share.
10 Nov 2021Paytm
Paytm IPO Live Updates: All about India's largest-ever IPO
Subscriptions to Indian digital payment giant Paytm's $2.5 billion initial public offering slowed down on the second day of share sale because analysts voiced concerns about the company's profitability.
08 Nov 2021SpaceX
Elon Musk's Starlink to offer cheaper internet in India
Since earlier this year, Elon Musk-led SpaceX's satellite internet service, called Starlink, has been in the news for its ability to offer high-speed internet in the remotest parts of the world, including in rural India.
05 Nov 2021Government of India
Petrol, diesel prices dip as more states cut VAT
Petrol and diesel prices in several cities across the country saw a sharp decline on Friday after more states announced cuts to the Value-Added Tax (VAT).
04 Nov 2021Ministry of Finance
9 BJP-ruled states cut petrol, diesel rates further
Several states have announced additional relaxations for prices in petrol and diesel shortly after the Centre cut excise duty on fuel.
03 Nov 2021Government of India
Petrol, diesel made cheaper before Diwali; excise duty slashed
The central government on Wednesday announced a reduction in the excise duty on petrol and diesel.
01 Nov 2021India
Commercial LPG cylinder price hiked by Rs. 266. Check rates
The price of commercial Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders has been hiked by Rs. 266 from Monday.
31 Oct 2021Facebook
Meta acquires makers of virtual reality fitness app 'Supernatural'
Facebook Meta recently acquired Supernatural—one of the first fitness-centric subscription-based apps to become available on the Oculus Quest.
29 Oct 2021Facebook
With focus on virtual reality, Facebook changes name to 'Meta'
Facebook has announced that it has changed its parent company name to 'Meta.' The new moniker is based on the sci-fi term metaverse.
29 Oct 2021Reserve Bank Of India (RBI)
Shaktikanta Das reappointed RBI governor for 3 more years
The Indian government has reappointed Shaktikanta Das as the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for a period of three years.