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19 Jan 2018


Paytm now offering ATM-cum-Debit card: Here's how to get one

Homegrown digital payments giant Paytm has now launched a physical ATM and debit card for its Paytm Payments Bank account holders.

16 Jan 2018


Patanjali's massive online push; partners with Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm

Giving a big push to the online sales of "swadeshi" FMCG products, Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved has partnered with eight leading e-commerce platforms, including Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm Mall, ShopClues, Big Basket, Grofers, NetMeds, and 1mg.

07 Jan 2018


A week into 2018, and four cyber-attacks have already happened

It's been a week into 2018, and already the internet is flooded with reports of major cybersecurity breaches.

14 Dec 2017


iPhone X, too expensive? Here's your chance to win it!

Apple's tenth-anniversary iPhone edition, the iPhone X, starting at Rs. 89,000 is undoubtedly one of the blockbuster smartphones of 2017. However, it is also the most expensive iPhone ever.

14 Dec 2017


#FactBulletin: All about traffic challans and how to pay online

To manage the road traffic system smoothly, laws like Motor Vehicles Act, Central Motor Vehicle Rules, and State Motor Vehicle Rules are implemented in India.

16 Nov 2017


Paytm now lets you borrow interest-free credit! Here's how.

Paytm has been expanding its range of services tremendously, and there's another new product in store.

07 Nov 2017


Now you can send, receive money using BHIM-UPI on Paytm

After introducing Paytm "Inbox" in-app messaging feature, the Indian digital payments leader has now launched yet another exciting feature.

03 Nov 2017


Paytm launches "Inbox" in-app messaging service to take on WhatsApp

At a time when WhatsApp is about to debut "in-chat payments feature" to take on Paytm in India, the country's largest digital wallet app has launched a messaging feature, as a direct competition to Facebook-owned messenger.

01 Nov 2017


WhatsApp Pay: You can soon make payments on WhatsApp

The Facebook-owned messaging app, WhatsApp, is set to introduce a new in-chat UPI-based payments feature in the coming months, enabling its over one billion users to transfer funds directly from the app.

18 Oct 2017


How digitalization changed the way we celebrate our favorite Diwali

There was a time when we went to the market to buy gold on Dhanteras; spent Chhoti Diwali cleaning our houses; Diwali by bursting crackers and playing games; and spent months planning and buying gifts for our loved ones.

Soon, transfer money from Paytm to MobiKwik and other wallets!

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued guidelines regarding interoperability of prepaid payment instruments (PPIs). Once the move is implemented, they will be able to conduct transactions with each other.

06 Oct 2017


Paytm Payments Bank incurred Rs. 30cr loss in 7 months

In its regulatory filing to Registrar of Companies (RoC), Paytm Payments Bank informed that in the time period between August 2016 and March 31, 2017, it has incurred losses of Rs. 30.7 crore.

22 Sep 2017


Paytm, BHIM, or Google Tez? For digital payments, choose wisely

Due to demonetization, several Indians were forced to opt for digital payment options, as cash transactions had come to a halt.

19 Sep 2017

Bharti Airtel

Airtel Payments Bank now has UPI facility for free transfers

Airtel Payments Bank has become the first payments bank to integrate UPI on its digital platform. Now customers will be able to create their own UPI handles and make transactions free of charge.

18 Sep 2017


Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm Mall festival sales may cross Rs. 10,000cr

Indian e-commerce firms are ready to battle it out this festive season with big discounts.

09 Sep 2017


Paytm Gold targets Rs. 1,400 crore sales in FY18

Paytm's Digital Gold is the result of a tie-up between the government-promoted MMTC-PAMP and digital payments firm Paytm, which enables it to sell 24 karats 999.9 International standard purity gold on its platform.

04 Sep 2017


Paytm Mall's festival marketing budget is a whopping Rs. 1000cr

This festival season, India will witness one of the biggest e-commerce wars. Reports show that Paytm Mall's budget, for cash back, marketing, and promotions for September-October, is a whopping amount of Rs. 1,000 crore.

01 Sep 2017


Paytm looking to become a full-service bank through partnerships

Paytm's rise to prominence during the demonetization-phase fuelled its ambition to get into the banking business.

29 Aug 2017

Alibaba Group

BigBasket eyes $200 million investment from Paytm Mall, Alibaba

According to reports, online marketplace Paytm Mall and its principal investor Alibaba has extended the exclusivity period of their negotiations with online grocer BigBasket for two weeks.

17 Aug 2017

Reliance Jio

E-wallets offering cashbacks on Reliance Jio recharges

After over a year of free service, Reliance Jio users now need to pay for the service.

16 Aug 2017

Indian Startups

Paytm Mall plans to get 50,000 offline sellers onboard

It's not only Flipkart and Amazon which are gearing up for the festive season discount battle. Another major player, which hasn't been making much noise, is now ready to make its move.

11 Aug 2017


WhatsApp UPI payments feature may finally be ready

WhatsApp is finally gearing up for its next big step. With Paytm planning on bringing its messaging service soon, it has now decided to integrate UPI-based mobile payments system into its platform.

08 Aug 2017


Paytm's two new features and how to use them

India's most widely used digital payments platform Paytm has added two nifty features in its Paytm store and wallet app.

07 Aug 2017


Independence Day: Government to give higher cashbacks to BHIM users

Get ready to have cashbacks as rewards this Independence Day as the government is all set to offer some if you opt for digital transactions using the BHIM App.

02 Aug 2017


Paytm plans messaging service, WhatsApp's honeymoon goes sour from here

Things are going to get really interesting, as according to reports, Paytm is planning to bring its own messaging service to counter WhatsApp by the end of this month.

Paytm, Hong Kong-based AGTech Media to develop games jointly

One97 Communications-owned digital payments giant Paytm inked a joint venture deal with Hong Kong's lottery company AGTech Media, a wholly-owned subsidiary of AGTech Holdings.

13 Jul 2017


Paytm buys majority stake in for Rs. 35 crore

Vijay Shekhar Sharma-led Paytm has now acquired a majority stake in for a little over Rs. 35 crore.

11 Jul 2017

Indian Startups

Reportedly, Paytm Mall to invest $200 million in BigBasket

As per reports by FactorDaily, Paytm Mall is in talks to acquire a majority stake in BigBasket for $200 million.

10 Jul 2017


Paytm Mall gets 800 employees, will hire 2,000 more

Paytm appears to be readying itself to become the third major e-commerce entity besides Flipkart and Amazon in India. It recently shifted 800 employees from One97 Communications to Paytm Ecommerce Pvt Ltd which runs Paytm Mall.

29 Jun 2017

Maruti Suzuki

Pre-GST sale: 'July 1 is just the beginning'

Just ahead of GST, retailers are offering heavy last-minute deals to clear stocks.

20 Jun 2017

Indian Startups

How can you sell and buy Digital gold on Paytm?

According to reports, Paytm's Digital Gold, which was launched on April 27 this year, has grown 100% month-on-month in sales volume.

20 Jun 2017


Paytm eyes license to launch money market fund in India

The country's biggest online payments company, Paytm, is reportedly looking to gain a license that will enable it to launch a money market fund.

07 Jun 2017

Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar's new Lutyens' zone acquisition

Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma has a new property: 6,000-sq-ft residential premises worth Rs. 82cr at New Delhi's coveted Lutyens' zone, one of India's most expensive locations.

23 May 2017


Paytm Payments Bank starts operations, offers zero-balance accounts

Paytm Payments Bank, in a gradual roll-out, will start operations in North India on May 23. In the first phase, it will offer accounts to users on invite-only basis.

18 May 2017


Paytm raises $1.4 billion from SoftBank

Paytm is said to have raised over $1.4 billion from Japanese investor SoftBank, in one of its largest funding rounds from a single investor.

18 May 2017


Paytm payments bank and what it means for users

Vijay Shekhar Sharma-led Paytm has been okayed by the RBI to start its payments bank; the Noida-based firm is expected to begin its operations under Renu Satti, from 23rd of May, 2017.

17 May 2017

Bharti Airtel

After RBI nod, Paytm Payments Bank to launch next week

Paytm has received the final license for its payments bank from the RBI, clearing the way for its planned May 23 launch.

20 Apr 2017


SoftBank's tryst with India's start-up scenario

SoftBank may have tasted failure with Snapdeal but it still believes in making a profit with its Indian investments.

19 Apr 2017

Alibaba Group

SoftBank considering $1.5bn investment in Paytm?

Paytm is reportedly in talks with Japan's SoftBank for a deal that could bring in $1.2-1.5bn capital; it could take its valuation to $7-9bn from $6bn in March.

Paytm Food Wallet to tackle outdated paper-based meal vouchers hiccup

As per RBI, meal paper vouchers given out by firms are not going to be valid after December 31, 2017, and it has to make a digital leap.

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