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03 Dec 2022

Sundar Pichai

Google CEO Sundar Pichai conferred the prestigious Padma Bhushan

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has been conferred the Padma Bhushan, India's third-highest civilian award, in the Trade and Industry category.

03 Dec 2022

Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency prices: Here are rates of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin, Tether

The movement of Bitcoin is flat compared to yesterday and is trading at $16,970.42. Compared to last week, it is 2.7% up.

02 Dec 2022

Reliance Industries

Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries is India's most valuable company

Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries has emerged as India's most valuable listed company in India, as per Hurun India's '2022 Burgundy Private Hurun India 500' list.

02 Dec 2022

Stock Market

Sensex plunges 415 points, Nifty settles below 18,700 mark

On Friday, the benchmark Sensex and Nifty indices were on a downward trend, snapping an 8-day winning streak. While the Sensex plunged 0.66% to 62,868.5 points, the Nifty fell 0.62% to 18,696.1 points.

02 Dec 2022

Ye

Elon Musk suspends Kanye West from Twitter for inciting violence

It has happened again. Famous rapper/producer Ye (formerly known as Kanye West) has been suspended from Twitter again.

02 Dec 2022

Twitter

Twitter tries to lure advertisers back with incentives and assurances

Twitter and Elon Musk badly want advertisers back on the microblogging platform. As part of the plan to lure them back to the platform and increase their spending, the company is offering attractive incentives, reported The Wall Street Journal.

02 Dec 2022

Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency prices: Check today's rates of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Polygon, Dogecoin

Bitcoin has shed 1.1% over the last 24 hours, trading at $17,003.40. It is 2.5% higher than the previous week.

RBI rolls out retail digital rupee: How to use it?

The Reserve bank of India (RBI) has started the rollout of the much-anticipated retail digital rupee (eRs-R) on a pilot basis in India.

01 Dec 2022

Stock Market

Sensex gains 184 points, Nifty settles above 18,800 mark

The stock market on Thursday ended on a sluggish note as the Sensex settled at 63,284.19 points and the Nifty stood at 18,812.5 points.

01 Dec 2022

Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency prices: Check today's rates of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Solana

Bitcoin has climbed 1.8% in the past 24 hours to trade at $17,194.58. Compared to last week, it is 3.5% up.

01 Dec 2022

Elon Musk

Twitter interfered in elections; failed in trust and safety: Musk

Elon Musk has dropped a proverbial bomb with an admission that Twitter "has interfered in elections" in the past. The new CEO was responding to comments made by Yoel Roth, the microblogging platform's former head of safety and trust.

30 Nov 2022

India

India becomes world's biggest smartwatch market with 171% YoY growth

India has broken the North American hegemony to take the top spot in the global smartwatch market, according to Counterpoint. The country's market saw year-over-year growth of 171% in Q3 of 2022.

30 Nov 2022

Stock Market

Sensex climbs 417 points, Nifty settles above 18,750 mark

On Wednesday, the benchmark Sensex and Nifty indices witnessed a surge, extending their winning streak for the seventh day in a row. The Sensex jumped 0.66% to 63,099.65 points while the Nifty climbed 0.75% to 18,758.35 points.

30 Nov 2022

Tata Sons

Tata Group in talks to acquire Wistron's iPhone manufacturing facility

An iPhone, made in India by Tata Group, could soon become a reality. The homegrown multinational conglomerate is in talks with Wistron Corp., one of Apple's top three vendors in India, to acquire its manufacturing facility in Karnataka.

30 Nov 2022

Toyota

Toyota Kirloskar Motor Vice Chairman Vikram Kirloskar dies at 64

Vikram Kirloskar, a well-known industrialist and Vice Chairman of Toyota Kirloskar Motor passed away on Tuesday. He was 64.

30 Nov 2022

Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency prices today: Check rates of Bitcoin, Ethereum, BNB, Solana

Bitcoin has risen 2.6% over the last 24 hours to trade at $16,876.89. It is up 4.4% from last week.

30 Nov 2022

Prannoy Roy

Directors Prannoy, Radhika Roy resign from NDTV's promoter company 'RRPR'

New Delhi Television (NDTV) founders Radhika Roy and Prannoy Roy have resigned as directors of the board of RRPR Holdings Private Limited (RRPRH) with immediate effect, the company said in a regulatory filing late on Tuesday.

OTT players must compensate telcos for using infrastructure: COAI

The Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) has suggested charging over-the-top (OTT) players for using telecom services in a letter to the telecom secretary.

India's digital rupee's retail pilot on December 1, says RBI

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is all set for the first pilot of the retail version of its Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC). It will take place on December 1, the central bank said in a statement.

29 Nov 2022

Tata Sons

Singapore Airlines and Tata agree to merge Vistara, Air India

Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Tata Sons have agreed to merge Vistara and Air India. As part of the deal, SIA will get a 25.1% stake in an enlarged Air India.

29 Nov 2022

Stock Market

Sensex jumps to 62,681 points, Nifty settles at 18,618

On Tuesday, the major indices of the stock market ended with positive gains. The Sensex settled at 62,681.84 points, while the Nifty closed at 18,618.05 points.

29 Nov 2022

Meta

Meta fined €265mn over Facebook data breach by Irish watchdog

Last year, over half a billion Facebook users' personal information was leaked online courtesy of a data breach. The issue was investigated by Ireland's Data Protection Commission (DPC).

29 Nov 2022

Cryptocurrency

After FTX implosion, crypto lender BlockFi files for bankruptcy

The aftermath of FTX's implosion is still being felt across the crypto world. BlockFi, a cryptocurrency lender, has now become the latest casualty of the events that brought FTX down.

29 Nov 2022

Bitcoin

Today's cryptocurrency prices: Check rates of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Solana, Dogecoin

Bitcoin has climbed 1.6% in the past 24 hours to trade at $16,465.76. Compared to last week, it is 4.1% up.

28 Nov 2022

Bharti Airtel

Airtel introduces 5G service in Patna: How to enable

Airtel has finally launched its 5G service in Patna. The telecom company is rolling out the high-speed network in a phased manner and will gradually cover the whole city.

28 Nov 2022

Amazon

Amazon shuts wholesale e-commerce platform, its third business in India

Amazon will bring down the curtain on Amazon Distribution, its wholesale e-commerce platform that caters to small neighborhood stores in India.

28 Nov 2022

Stock Market

Sensex, Nifty close at record high of 62,504 and 18,562

The stock market on Monday closed on a positive note. The Sensex settled at 62,504.8 points, while Nifty ended at 18,562.75 points - both registering a new record-high closing.

28 Nov 2022

Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency prices today: Check rates of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Solana, BNB

Bitcoin has shed 2.1% over the last 24 hours, trading at $16,220.45. It is 0.5% lower than the previous week.

27 Nov 2022

Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency prices: Check today's rates of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin, Tether

Bitcoin's movement is flat in comparison to yesterday and is now trading at $16,585.68. Compared to last week, it is down by 0.8%.

27 Nov 2022

Cryptocurrency

Tiantian Kullander, co-founder of crypto firm Amber, dies at 30

Tiantian Kullander, the co-founder of cryptocurrency firm Amber Group, reportedly passed away in his sleep on Wednesday (November 23). He was 30.

26 Nov 2022

Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency prices: Check today's rates of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin, Tether

Bitcoin has risen 1.4% over the last 24 hours to trade at $16,633.09. However, it is down 0.4% from last week.

25 Nov 2022

Amazon

No forced layoffs, Amazon India tells Labor Ministry

Earlier this week, Amazon was summoned by India's Labor Ministry to appear before the Deputy Labor Commissioner, Bengaluru after receiving a complaint about the company's Voluntary Separation Program (VSP).

25 Nov 2022

Employment

Urban unemployment rate dropped in July-September 2022: NSO report

India's unemployment rate in the July-September quarter of 2022 in urban areas slowed down to 7.2%, which is comparatively lower than the 7.6% recorded during the April-June quarter.

25 Nov 2022

Reliance Jio

Jio's True 5G launched across 33 district headquarters in Gujarat

Reliance Jio has now rolled out 5G service across 33 districts of Gujarat.

25 Nov 2022

Amazon

Black Friday protests in 40 countries threaten Amazon's sales

Black Friday is a big day for Amazon. In the last two years, the e-commerce giant captured the majority of Black Friday sales.

25 Nov 2022

Stock Market

Sensex closes at 62,293.64 points, Nifty settles above 18,500 mark

The stock market closed on a flat note on Friday with the Sensex settling at 62,293.64 points and Nifty ending flat at 18,512.75 points.

25 Nov 2022

Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency prices today: Check rates of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Polygon, BNB

Bitcoin has slipped 1.8% in the past 24 hours to trade at $16,396.67. It is 1.9% lower than the week before.

25 Nov 2022

Tata

Tata Consumer to acquire Bisleri for around Rs. 7,000 crore

Bisleri International, India's largest packaged water company, is set to be acquired by Tata Consumer Products Ltd (TCPL). The Tata Group company will reportedly pay Rs. 6,000-7,000 crore for Bisleri.

24 Nov 2022

Stock Market

Sensex surges 762 points, Nifty ends above 18,480 mark

The benchmark Sensex and Nifty indices on Thursday showed an upward trend, continuing their winning streak. The Sensex rose 1.22% to 62,272.68 points while the Nifty gained 1.19% to end at 18,484.10 points.

24 Nov 2022

Reliance Jio

Reliance Jio 5G now live in Pune: How to access

Reliance Jio has launched its True 5G services in Pune. Users in the city will be invited to the Jio 5G Welcome Offer via the MyJio app.