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Popular websites in India to buy refurbished products from

01 May 2019

Popular websites in India to buy refurbished products from

Refurbished products are becoming an increasingly popular alternative to new products these days.

Five start-ups that are changing the lives of rural India

22 Mar 2019

Five start-ups that are changing the lives of rural India

India has become one of the fastest growing start-up hubs in the world in recent years. There are tens and thousands of start-ups in the country across various sectors, including technology, media, healthcare, and financial technology, business services among others.

Airbnb to launch new initiatives for future growth

24 Feb 2018

Airbnb to launch new initiatives for future growth

Airbnb, US-based online accommodation platform, has said it is adding four new property types to its existing ones. It also plans to launch new tiers of homes that have been personally verified for quality and comfort.

Samsung launches all-in-one shopping service Samsung Mall

18 Jan 2018

Samsung launches all-in-one shopping service Samsung Mall

Samsung has rolled out a mobile app exclusively for the Indian market called Samsung Mall.

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.

Singles' Day: Alibaba generates $25.3bn sales; more than Iceland's GDP

12 Nov 2017

Singles' Day: Alibaba generates $25.3bn sales; more than Iceland's GDP

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's Singles' Day on 11th November saw the company make around 168.2 billion yuan ($25.3 billion) in sales - more than Iceland's GDP - in just 24-hours.

Amazon Prime membership for Rs. 499 only till October 31

30 Oct 2017

Amazon Prime membership for Rs. 499 only till October 31

Are you an Amazon Prime member? If not, you may want to hurry if you intend on becoming one because the e-commerce giant is doubling its membership fee from Wednesday.

How digitalization changed the way we celebrate our favorite Diwali

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.

Taxpayers, think twice before posting pictures of luxury items online!

10 Sep 2017

Taxpayers, think twice before posting pictures of luxury items online!

Taxpayers will now have to be careful of posting about luxury cars and other such items on social-media networks like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

You can soon buy NCERT books online

05 Aug 2017

You can soon buy NCERT books online

From August 8, students will be able to order NCERT books online and get them delivered at their homes.

Delhi: Shopaholics paradise Sarojini Nagar market is now online

14 Jul 2017

Delhi: Shopaholics paradise Sarojini Nagar market is now online

There is great news for shopaholics, especially who love going to Sarojini Nagar.

Swayam: 24x7 access to educational content through DTH, mobile

10 Jul 2017

Swayam: 24x7 access to educational content through DTH, mobile

Soon, thousands of academic courses will stream on mobiles, tablets and DTH channels for students from Class IX to post graduation in India.

Cattle market in Telangana goes online

14 Jun 2017

Cattle market in Telangana goes online

The cattle market in Telangana has gone online. On June 12, the state government launched a website for farmers to buy and sell cows, buffaloes and more.

Amazon eyes BigBasket to tap into India's online grocery space

14 Jun 2017

Amazon eyes BigBasket to tap into India's online grocery space

Amazon is currently exploring the possibility of buying online grocery site BigBasket in order to solidify its stance in India.

Government wants to know all about your online shopping spree

13 Jun 2017

Government wants to know all about your online shopping spree

Every day more Indian consumers are moving from brick-and-mortar stores to e-commerce sites for their needs due to the ease of use, availability of options, larger inventory etc.

GST roll-out fear triggers massive online 'sale' by Flipkart, Amazon

09 Jun 2017

GST roll-out fear triggers massive online 'sale' by Flipkart, Amazon

Sellers on e-commerce sites like Amazon and Flipkart are offering huge discounts ahead of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) roll-out on 1 July.

Amazon's $1,000 share price is a signal of changing times

31 May 2017

Amazon's $1,000 share price is a signal of changing times

If someone had walked into Amazon's first day of trading in May 1997 and spent $100 on Amazon, that person would have been richer by $50,000 now.

India's education-tech space to be Rs. 12,669cr industry by 2021

31 May 2017

India's education-tech space to be Rs. 12,669cr industry by 2021

Education in India is a subject of stark contrasts.

Google and Facebook are leading the online advertisement revolution

09 May 2017

Google and Facebook are leading the online advertisement revolution

The world is on the Internet and, therefore, the advertisements are following suit.