Deepinder Goyal

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Now, Zomato will warn about restaurants with fake reviews

21 May 2020

Now, Zomato will warn about restaurants with fake reviews

In a bid to improve its restaurant discovery experience, food-tech giant Zomato is updating its app with some small but useful changes.

Amid COVID-19, Zomato decides to fire 13% of its workforce

15 May 2020

Amid COVID-19, Zomato decides to fire 13% of its workforce

The economic fallout of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has started trickling down to salaried employees.

Amid lockdown, Zomato launches grocery delivery across 80 Indian cities

08 Apr 2020

Amid lockdown, Zomato launches grocery delivery across 80 Indian cities

As 1.3 billion Indians struggle to move freely and access daily essentials under the 21-day lockdown enforced by the Narendra Modi government, Zomato is rising to the occasion.

COVID-19 outbreak: Zomato to help lockdown-hit restaurants, delivery partners

26 Mar 2020

COVID-19 outbreak: Zomato to help lockdown-hit restaurants, delivery partners

In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the entire population of India, except those on the front-lines, has been put on lockdown.

Zomato raises $150 million from Ant Financial: Details here

11 Jan 2020

Zomato raises $150 million from Ant Financial: Details here

Gurugram-based food-tech unicorn Zomato has raised $150 million in a corporate round of funding led by existing investor Ant Financial.

Zomato may buy UberEats's India business

16 Dec 2019

Zomato may buy UberEats's India business

The India business of UberEats, the food delivery service operated by ride-hailing giant Uber, is likely to be sold to Zomato, its arch-rival in the country.

Zomato ventures into content streaming, announces original shows

13 Sep 2019

Zomato ventures into content streaming, announces original shows

After leading the game of food-delivery, Zomato is gearing up to take on Netflix and Amazon.

Zomato episode is the reflection of society, us

02 Aug 2019

Zomato episode is the reflection of society, us

This week was eventful, and not in a good way. Ayodhya mediation failed, the controversial Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill, the contentious National Medical Commission Bill got passed, Apple thought of bringing stylus to iPhones, and CCD founder VG Siddhartha died an untimely death.

Food has no religion, Zomato CEO tells Islamophobic customer

31 Jul 2019

Food has no religion, Zomato CEO tells Islamophobic customer

In yet another incident of religious bigotry, a Twitter user complained to Zomato about a non-Hindu rider delivering his order.

Zomato's drone nails first food delivery test, flying at 80kmph

13 Jun 2019

Zomato's drone nails first food delivery test, flying at 80kmph

A few years back, the idea of food delivery via drones was nothing but a pipe dream.

Win for gender equality: Zomato announces 26-weeks paid parental leave

03 Jun 2019

Win for gender equality: Zomato announces 26-weeks paid parental leave

Setting a precedent for gender equality, the restaurant search and food delivery service Zomato introduced paid parental leave for men and women for a period of 26 weeks (roughly six months).

Soon, drones could be delivering your Zomato orders

05 Dec 2018

Soon, drones could be delivering your Zomato orders

In a bid to expand its presence in India, Zomato has taken a step towards drone-based food delivery.

Zomato Co-founder Pankaj Chaddah Resigns, To Start A New Venture

02 Mar 2018

Zomato Co-founder Pankaj Chaddah Resigns, To Start A New Venture

Pankaj Chaddah, co-founder of online restaurant guide and food-ordering app Zomato has resigned from the company after serving ten years saying he will take a few months break and start something new.

Zomato raises Rs. 977cr from Alibaba-unit Ant Financial Services

01 Mar 2018

Zomato raises Rs. 977cr from Alibaba-unit Ant Financial Services

Restaurant discovery and online food-ordering platform, Zomato, announced it has raised $150mn (Rs. 977cr) in a fresh funding round from Ant Financial Services Group, one of the world's leading digital financial services providers.

Zomato will charge zero commission from restaurants on food orders

19 Sep 2017

Zomato will charge zero commission from restaurants on food orders

Zomato is having a good run.

17 million accounts on Zomato 'hacked'

18 May 2017

17 million accounts on Zomato 'hacked'

India's largest online food-portal Zomato has become the latest target of hacking. A security blog called Hackread claims over 17 million accounts have been breached.

Zomato Gold launched in UAE

18 Mar 2017

Zomato Gold launched in UAE

Zomato has launched a gold membership scheme in UAE and the service is likely to come to India in June 2017.

Zomato to launch new initiatives to garner greater revenues

14 Nov 2016

Zomato to launch new initiatives to garner greater revenues

Zomato is eyeing greater profitability and revenues through the launch of two new initiatives by the company, Zomato Red and Zomato Infrastructure Services.