Flipkart: News

Flipkart is an Indian e-commerce giant based in Bengaluru, Karnataka. It is also incorporated in Singapore as a private limited company. Flipkart was founded in 2007 by IIT alumni Binny Bansal and Sachin Bansal as well as former Amazon employees. It initially focused on selling books and country-wide shipping. Over the years, Flipkart has acquired Myntra, positioning itself in the apparel market as well as bought PhonePe, a mobile payment service platform. In 2018, US-based Walmart acquired 77% controlling stakes in Flipkart. At present, the platform offers all kinds of products ranging from home appliances to electronics.

13 Jun 2024


Vivo X Fold3 Pro's sale starts in India: Check specs

Vivo X Fold3 Pro is now up for grabs in the Indian market. The device is available via Amazon, Flipkart, and Vivo's online store.

10 Jun 2024


Motorola Edge 50 Ultra's India debut set for June 18

Motorola has officially announced the launch date for its highly anticipated Edge 50 Ultra in India. The smartphone is set to debut on June 18 at 12:00pm.

27 May 2024

Latest Gadget Launch

Boat launches Airdopes 311 Pro earbuds in India at ₹1,000

Boat has broadened its audio product range in India, with the introduction of the Airdopes 311 Pro true wireless stereo (TWS) earbuds.

27 May 2024


Samsung Galaxy F55 5G debuts in India at ₹27,000

Samsung has officially introduced the Galaxy F55 5G smartphone in India.

24 May 2024


Google announces $350 million investment in e-commerce platform Flipkart

Google has announced a significant investment of around $350 million in Flipkart, India's leading e-commerce platform.

21 May 2024

Intel Core i5

Infinix GT Book gaming laptop launched; prices start at ₹60,000

Infinix's GT Book, a high-performance gaming laptop, was unveiled in India today, alongside the company's mid-range gaming smartphone, the GT 20 Pro.

20 May 2024

Snapdragon 8 Gen 3

Vivo X Fold3 Pro's Indian launch teased; Flipkart availability confirmed

Vivo's highly anticipated Vivo X Fold3 Pro is set to make its debut in India, as indicated by a teaser on e-commerce platform Flipkart.

13 May 2024


Flipkart plans to shift domicile from Singapore to India 

E-commerce titan, Flipkart, is reportedly considering a shift of its domicile or holding company from Singapore to India.

06 May 2024

iPhone 15

Flipkart sale: iPhone 15 available at all-time low of ₹60,800

The iPhone 15, priced at ₹79,990 on Apple's official website, is available for less than ₹61,000 during Flipkart's ongoing Big Saving Days sale.

29 Apr 2024


Sony PS5 Slim gets cheaper by ₹5,000; now costs  ₹49,990

Sony has announced a "Summer Sale" for its recently launched PlayStation 5 Slim in India.

29 Apr 2024


Nothing Phone (2a)'s Blue color variant launched at ₹24,000

Nothing has introduced a new Blue color edition of the Phone (2a) in India.

27 Apr 2024


Nothing Phone (2a) new edition launching on April 29

Nothing will introduce the highly anticipated new edition of the Phone (2a) on April 29, at 12:00pm local time in India.

23 Apr 2024


Xiaomi launches earphones, vacuum cleaner, and garment steamer in India

Xiaomi, the Chinese electronics giant, has launched its newest truly wireless stereo (TWS) earphones, the Redmi Buds 5A, in India.

19 Apr 2024


Samsung Galaxy F15's 8GB RAM model launched at ₹16,000

Samsung has expanded its Galaxy F15 5G lineup in India with a new variant, priced at ₹15,999.

19 Apr 2024


Flipkart's merger deal with Zepto crashes: What went wrong?

Negotiations for a potential merger between e-commerce giant Flipkart and quick commerce startup Zepto have reportedly collapsed.

18 Apr 2024


Nothing Ear, Ear (a) launched in India: Check price, features

Nothing has unveiled its latest wireless earbuds, the Ear and Ear (a), in India.

18 Apr 2024

Lok Sabha Elections

Lok Sabha elections 2024: Is polling day a holiday? 

Polling for the first phase of Lok Sabha elections will begin on Friday. The subsequent phases will be held on April 26, May 7, May 13, May 20, May 25, and June 1.

15 Apr 2024


Realme P1 5G series launched in India starting at ₹16,000

Realme has launched its latest P1 5G and P1 Pro 5G smartphones in India, along with Pad 2 tablet and T110 wireless earbuds.

12 Apr 2024

Amazon Pay

Sachin Bansal's Navi app is offering cashback on UPI transactions

Navi, a fintech platform owned by Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal, has launched a rewards program for UPI users.

06 Apr 2024


Amazon launches 'Bazaar,' a budget-friendly fashion store in India

Amazon has discreetly launched a new store named "Bazaar" in India, aiming to cater to the demand for affordable yet stylish fashion and lifestyle products.

03 Apr 2024


Motorola Edge 50 Pro launched at ₹32,000: Check full specs

Motorola has launched its latest mid-range smartphone, the Edge 50 Pro, to the India.

01 Apr 2024

AirPods 2

Flipkart deal: Buy Apple AirPods 2 for less than ₹7,500

Apple's second-generation AirPods are now available at a reduced price on Flipkart, one of India's leading e-commerce platforms.

30 Mar 2024


MS Dhoni announced as brand ambassador for Cleartrip

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, popularly known as 'Captain Cool' and currently playing for the Chennai Super Kings in this IPL season, has been named the new brand ambassador for Cleartrip.

18 Mar 2024


Motorola Edge 50 Pro, with generative AI capabilities, launching soon

Motorola has formally announced the launch of its latest smartphone, the Edge 50 Pro, in the Indian market.

18 Mar 2024

Binny Bansal

Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal invests additional Rs. 200cr in Curefoods

Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal, through his fund Three State Ventures, has increased his investment in cloud kitchen start-up Curefoods by Rs. 200 crore.

07 Mar 2024


Flipkart to enter quick commerce sector, compete with Blinkit, Zepto

Flipkart is gearing up to enter the quick commerce sector by offering instant delivery services to its customers on the lines of Instamart, Blinkit, and Zepto.

Flipkart launches its own UPI service to boost digital economy

Flipkart has unveiled its Unified Payments Interface (UPI) service, aiming to improve digital payment options for its over 500 million users.

21 Feb 2024


Prior to launch, specifications of CMF Neckband Pro, Buds out

CMF, an offshoot of Nothing, is gearing up to broaden its product range with the introduction of two new audio devices in India on March 5.

21 Feb 2024


Amazon India's 'Bazaar' vertical to sell low-priced fashion, lifestyle products

Amazon is gearing up to make a splash in India's affordable fashion and lifestyle sector with the introduction of 'Amazon Bazaar,' which will target budget-conscious consumers

20 Feb 2024

Kalyan Krishnamurthy

Flipkart loses more senior executives as e-commerce giant chases profitability 

Sandeep Kohli, Flipkart's Senior Vice President (SVP) and head of data centers, is reportedly leaving the e-commerce giant after more than nine years.

18 Feb 2024


Samsung Galaxy F15 5G launching soon: What to expect

Samsung is gearing up to launch the Galaxy F15 5G smartphone in India, as evidenced by a "coming soon" teaser on the Flipkart platform.

01 Feb 2024


Flipkart will offer same-day delivery in these 20 cities

Taking on Amazon, Flipkart will start offering same-day delivery services in 20 cities across India, starting this month.

31 Jan 2024


Flipkart to launch new 'payment product' within a month

Flipkart, India's leading e-commerce platform, is preparing to unveil a new payment product within the next month, CEO Kalyan Krishnamurthy told Moneycontrol.

27 Jan 2024

Binny Bansal

Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal exits board over conflict of interest

Binny Bansal, the co-founder of Flipkart, has stepped down from the e-commerce giant's board.

25 Jan 2024


Flipkart to lay off 1,000 employees in yearly restructuring move

Flipkart, an e-commerce giant owned by Walmart, is planning to lay off around 1,000 employees, which accounts for nearly 5% of its total workforce, as part of an annual restructuring effort.

14 Jan 2024


Flipkart Republic Day Sale: iPhone 15 gets Rs. 13,000 discount

Flipkart's Republic Day Sale is now live, and buyers can avail huge discounts on various consumer electronics items.

08 Jan 2024


Flipkart plans to fire nearly 1,500 employees

Flipkart, the e-commerce giant owned by Walmart, is reportedly set to reduce its workforce by 5% to 7%.

02 Jan 2024

Binny Bansal

Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal launches e-commerce start-up OppDoor

Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal is back in the game with his new start-up, OppDoor, which aims to help e-commerce businesses expand globally.

26 Dec 2023


POCO M6 5G goes on sale: Should you buy

POCO's latest entry-level 5G smartphone, the POCO M6 5G, is now available for purchase in India.

20 Dec 2023


Realme C67 5G now available in India: Should you buy

Realme's latest addition to the mid-range C-series, C67, is now available for purchase in India. This new smartphone is the first in the C-series to support 5G.

15 Dec 2023


Noise reveals eSIM-enabled Voyage smartwatch in India

Noise has unveiled its first eSIM-enabled smartwatch, the Noise Voyage. Earlier this month, competitor Boat launched its eSIM-supporting Lunar Pro LTE smartwatch.

15 Dec 2023


POCO C65, with 50MP main camera, launched at Rs. 8,500

POCO has broadened its budget smartphone portfolio in India with the POCO C65.

01 Dec 2023


Nothing Phone (2)'s price slashed by Rs. 5,000: Worth considering?

Nearly five months after its debut, the Nothing Phone (2) has finally received a permanent price cut of Rs. 5,000, which is applicable across all its configurations.

30 Nov 2023

Radhakishan Damani

Hurun India crowns Radhakishan Damani as India's top self-made entrepreneur

Radhakishan Damani of Avenue Supermarts, popularly known as DMart, clinched the top spot in the 2023 Top 200 Self-made Entrepreneurs list by IDFC FIRST Private Hurun India.

31 Oct 2023


Flipkart Diwali sale: iPhone 14 to sell for Rs. 49,999

Flipkart's Big Diwali Sale is promising exciting deals on various smartphones.

30 Oct 2023


Ola scores a duck in rankings for gig worker fairness

For the third year in a row, Ola has received a dismal score of zero out of 10 in Fairwork's evaluation of e-commerce platforms regarding fair treatment of gig workers.

23 Oct 2023


Apple iPhone 14 gets huge price cut on Flipkart

This festive season, Flipkart is treating its customers to a substantial discount on the iPhone 14. It is the perfect opportunity for those who have been eyeing the smartphone.

22 Oct 2023


OPPO Find N3 Flip goes on sale: Check offers

OPPO Find N3 Flip has gone on sale in the Indian market on Sunday, exclusively on Flipkart and OPPO's official store.