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#OneNationOneCard: PM Modi launches 'National Common Mobility Card'; Details here

05 Mar 2019

#OneNationOneCard: PM Modi launches 'National Common Mobility Card'; Details here

PM Narendra Modi launched an interoperable transport card, National Common Mobility Card (NCMC), which functions on the "One Nation, One Card" model across India.

Pune: Cosmos Bank's server hacked; over Rs. 94cr siphoned off

14 Aug 2018

Pune: Cosmos Bank's server hacked; over Rs. 94cr siphoned off

Hackers managed to transfer over Rs. 94 crore through a malware attack on the server of Pune-based Cosmos Bank and cloning thousands of the bank's debit cards.

PM Modi launches three Indian digital payments apps in Singapore

31 May 2018

PM Modi launches three Indian digital payments apps in Singapore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched three Indian mobile payments apps, BHIM, RuPay, and SBI, in Singapore at "Business, Innovation and Community Event" aimed at internationalization of the country's digital payments platform.

Digital transactions have shot up by 77 times since demonetization

06 Nov 2017

Digital transactions have shot up by 77 times since demonetization

PM Modi's demonetization drive may not have been as effective in tackling black money as it intended to, but it has served as a definitive catalyst in pushing India towards being a cashless economy.

Airtel Payments Bank gets UPI-integration: All you need to know!

30 Oct 2017

Airtel Payments Bank gets UPI-integration: All you need to know!

India's largest telco Bharti Airtel, which forayed into banking to launch Airtel Payments Bank earlier, recently integrated Unified Payment Interface (UPI) on its payments bank platform.

Google to launch digital payment service in India next week?

14 Sep 2017

Google to launch digital payment service in India next week?

If reports are to be believed, Google is launching a localized digital payment service in India as early as next week.

Uber, Amazon, Google: Big players taking to UPI

11 Jul 2017

Uber, Amazon, Google: Big players taking to UPI

Uber and Amazon are planning to launch the unified payment interface (UPI) on their platforms soon.

Banks free to fix charges on cashless transactions

05 Feb 2017

Banks free to fix charges on cashless transactions

To encourage greater participation by banks in developing cashless economy, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has allowed them the freedom to fix service charges on cashless transactions.

PhonePe stops UPI payments on Flipkart

22 Jan 2017

PhonePe stops UPI payments on Flipkart

Payment services firm PhonePe has issued a temporary halt to all UPI payments on Flipkart's Android application.

ICICI-PhonePe tussle: ICICI defies NPCI's directive

20 Jan 2017

ICICI-PhonePe tussle: ICICI defies NPCI's directive

After a week-long tussle with Flipkart-owned PhonePe payments app, ICICI Bank has now defied a directive of National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI).

45 people become lakhpatis under NPCI schemes

15 Jan 2017

45 people become lakhpatis under NPCI schemes

The Centre revealed that its incentives of announcing lucky draws to encourage electronic payments had already made 45 people 'lakhpatis'.