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Swiggy, Zomato launch alcohol delivery in Jharkhand: Details here

21 May 2020

Swiggy, Zomato launch alcohol delivery in Jharkhand: Details here

Zomato and Swiggy have finally started home delivery of alcohol.

After groceries, Zomato eyes home delivery of alcohol: Details here

07 May 2020

After groceries, Zomato eyes home delivery of alcohol: Details here

When restaurants across the country were closed due to COVID-19 lockdown and people refrained from ordering cooked meals, food-tech giant Zomato was quick to enable home delivery of groceries and daily essentials.

After Pune, Mumbai, IOCL starts diesel doorstep-delivery services in Chennai

05 Jan 2019

After Pune, Mumbai, IOCL starts diesel doorstep-delivery services in Chennai

In what will come as a good news for fleet owners and commercial establishments in Chennai, Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL), Indian state-owned oil and gas company, has recently started its doorstep fuel delivery program in the city.

Delhi: Over 20K call for doorstep-services, documents of 7 collected

11 Sep 2018

Delhi: Over 20K call for doorstep-services, documents of 7 collected

On the first day of Delhi government's ambitious doorstep delivery of services project, operators received more than 20K calls, owing to which Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has ordered operators will be doubled on the second day, Tuesday.

AIIMS starts door-step test, screening facility for elderly

15 Aug 2018

AIIMS starts door-step test, screening facility for elderly

In a unique initiative, AIIMS has started a door-step service for the people living in old-age homes in Delhi.

Swiggy launches paid subscription program to compete with Zomato

01 Aug 2018

Swiggy launches paid subscription program to compete with Zomato

On Tuesday, Swiggy, one of India's largest online food delivery platforms, announced the launch of its paid subscription program called Swiggy Super, initially to be rolled out to "limited users" in seven Indian cities.

J&K vehicle owners to get registration-certificates at home through speed-post

22 Jul 2018

J&K vehicle owners to get registration-certificates at home through speed-post

The Registration Certificates of all the vehicles in Jammu and Kashmir would now be sent to the homes of their owners through speed-post, officials said in Srinagar today.

Grofers has shut down vegetables/fruits delivery in NCR, Bengaluru

16 Jul 2018

Grofers has shut down vegetables/fruits delivery in NCR, Bengaluru

It has been confirmed that Gurugram-based online grocery delivery service Grofers has shut down its vegetables and fruits delivery segment across NCR and Bengaluru.

Delhi: Pay just Rs. 50 to get key government-documents home-delivered

16 Jul 2018

Delhi: Pay just Rs. 50 to get key government-documents home-delivered

Just pay Rs. 50, and get as many as 100 services, such as birth-certificate, caste-certificate, driving-license, ration-card and more delivered to your doorstep.

Delhiites, apply for and get driving license, RC at home

11 Jul 2018

Delhiites, apply for and get driving license, RC at home

Soon, Delhiites will be able to apply for and get driving licenses (DL) and registration certificates (RC) of vehicles right at their homes.

Now save money on every order with Zomato Piggybank

10 Jul 2018

Now save money on every order with Zomato Piggybank

Zomato has launched a new reward points-based loyalty program called "Zomato Piggybank."

Delhi one step closer to doorstep delivery of documents scheme

04 Jul 2018

Delhi one step closer to doorstep delivery of documents scheme

Delhiites are one step closer to the ambitious doorstep delivery scheme: yesterday, the Delhi Cabinet, chaired by CM Arvind Kejriwal, approved a proposal to hand over execution of the project to the successful bidder, VFS Global Services.

Amazon acquires smart home company Ring for over $1bn

28 Feb 2018

Amazon acquires smart home company Ring for over $1bn

According to reports, Amazon has acquired Ring, a company that manufactures smart home products like video doorbells and security cameras, for over $1bn.

Xiaomi India rolls out free one-day Express Delivery service

11 Feb 2018

Xiaomi India rolls out free one-day Express Delivery service

Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi has launched a new "Express Delivery" service in the country for delivering the orders, placed on the official Mi.com website and Mi Store app, within one day.

Delhi doorstep delivery scheme to start soon, here're the details

16 Jan 2018

Delhi doorstep delivery scheme to start soon, here're the details

After months of dilly-dallying, L-G Anil Baijal approved the scheme of doorstep delivery services in Delhi, expected to start in two months.

Here's how you can now buy Airtel/Vodafone SIM on Amazon

22 Nov 2017

Here's how you can now buy Airtel/Vodafone SIM on Amazon

Indian e-commerce major Amazon India, after offering mobile recharges via Amazon Pay, has now started selling SIM cards of leading telecom operators Airtel and Vodafone on its platform.

Delhi to provide 'home delivery' of public services

16 Nov 2017

Delhi to provide 'home delivery' of public services

If you are in Delhi, you can soon get your ration card, driving license and more home delivered, thanks to a new scheme to be launched by the AAP government.

India's first drone policy is almost ready: Know more!

02 Nov 2017

India's first drone policy is almost ready: Know more!

Soon, the day might come when you are getting your ordered product from e-commerce platforms via a drone while your child is flying her own Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) in the backyard.

Amazon builds Smart Lock that lets delivery-man into your house

26 Oct 2017

Amazon builds Smart Lock that lets delivery-man into your house

Amazon, one of the world's largest retailers, is taking its delivery services up a notch- now you can receive packages even when you are not home!

You can now order from KFC with only one click

01 Sep 2017

You can now order from KFC with only one click

KFC India has decided to take the food and technology nexus to the next level.

Bengaluru boy builds drone that can deliver newspapers at doorstep

24 Aug 2017

Bengaluru boy builds drone that can deliver newspapers at doorstep

Bengaluru's Rohit Dey, a first-year BSc student, has built a drone named Nayan that can be used not only for surveillance, photography, and crop monitoring but also doorstep deliveries.

Amazon 'Instant Pickup' service delivers items in 2 minutes!

17 Aug 2017

Amazon 'Instant Pickup' service delivers items in 2 minutes!

Amazon, in its latest endeavor to supplement its online presence with brick-and-mortar retail, has rolled out 'Instant Pickup'. This facility is currently available only in the US.

Flipkart's orders being delivered by Amazon? That's perfectly fine

31 Jul 2017

Flipkart's orders being delivered by Amazon? That's perfectly fine

To grow as a business you have to look at the bigger picture.

Groceries at your doorstep, delivered by self-driving cars

30 Jun 2017

Groceries at your doorstep, delivered by self-driving cars

UK-based online retailer Ocado Technologies is looking to get driverless vehicles on the road to deliver groceries to their customers, reports said.

Bengaluru's next epic service: Diesel-on-demand

22 Jun 2017

Bengaluru's next epic service: Diesel-on-demand

Bengalureans have a new doorstep service: they can now have diesel delivered at home with just a phone call or online booking.

Passengers can now transfer their railway tickets to others

07 Jun 2017

Passengers can now transfer their railway tickets to others

Select passengers with confirmed tickets will now be allowed to transfer them to someone else, but only once.

'Buy now, pay later' service now available in Indian Railways

01 Jun 2017

'Buy now, pay later' service now available in Indian Railways

In a soon-to-be-rolled-out feature of the Indian Railways, passengers will be able to book tickets and pay later within 14 days.

Railways kick-starts projects worth Rs. 5,500cr and other major initiatives

10 May 2017

Railways kick-starts projects worth Rs. 5,500cr and other major initiatives

Suresh Prabhu-led Indian Railways is not chugging to a halt anytime soon, as a fresh batch of initiatives and the go-ahead for projects are here to ensure that the innovation drive doesn't lose its tandem.

For the first time, free condoms for everyone in India

27 Apr 2017

For the first time, free condoms for everyone in India

In the first such scheme, citizens in most major cities of India can now order in a minimum of one box of condoms - 144 pieces - for free.

Petroleum Ministry considering home-delivery of fuel

21 Apr 2017

Petroleum Ministry considering home-delivery of fuel

Taking to Twitter, the Ministry of Petroleum stated that the government is considering a plan for the home delivery of petroleum products if consumers make a pre-booking.