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#NewsBytesExclusive: Amid lockdown, Paytm employees made to forgo leave benefits

16 May 2020

#NewsBytesExclusive: Amid lockdown, Paytm employees made to forgo leave benefits

As businesses face the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic, employees at the tech firm Paytm have been made to forgo certain leave benefits.

Kerala detects 5 new coronavirus cases; national tally at 39

08 Mar 2020

Kerala detects 5 new coronavirus cases; national tally at 39

Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja on Sunday reported five more positive cases of the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19.

India-EU summit: PM Modi cancels Brussels visit over coronavirus scare

05 Mar 2020

India-EU summit: PM Modi cancels Brussels visit over coronavirus scare

In the wake of rising cases of coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not be visiting Brussels for the India-EU summit, External Affairs Ministry's spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said on Thursday.

Paytm employee tests positive for coronavirus, offices to remain shut

05 Mar 2020

Paytm employee tests positive for coronavirus, offices to remain shut

An employee of Paytm tested positive for the coronavirus in Gurugram, making it the 29th case in India.

Fintech start-up BharatPe secures $75 million in funding: Details here

24 Feb 2020

Fintech start-up BharatPe secures $75 million in funding: Details here

BharatPe, a fintech start-up helping small Indian businesses and merchants go digital, has secured $75 million in a Series C round of funding.

Here's how to use Google's new Mobile Recharge service

06 Feb 2020

Here's how to use Google's new Mobile Recharge service

Google has launched a new service in India that helps you easily find, compare, and even recharge your prepaid account using Google Search.

Why Paytm is forcing users to uninstall TeamViewer

05 Feb 2020

Why Paytm is forcing users to uninstall TeamViewer

Paytm, India's leading mobile payments platform, has been working on some nifty features to maintain the highest security standards for its users.

#CareerBytes: JEE-Main 2020 (January) answer-keys released; here's how to check

14 Jan 2020

#CareerBytes: JEE-Main 2020 (January) answer-keys released; here's how to check

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the official answer keys for the January session of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2020.

Logistics start-up XpressBees raises $10 million from Alibaba

04 Jan 2020

Logistics start-up XpressBees raises $10 million from Alibaba

Pune-based XpressBees has raised $10 million in funding from existing investor Alibaba, according to regulatory filings of the company.

Food-tech start-up HungerBox raises $12 million in funding

17 Dec 2019

Food-tech start-up HungerBox raises $12 million in funding

HungerBox, a Bengaluru-based B2B food and beverage technology company that provides solutions for corporate, has raised $12 million in funding.

What's a FASTag, how to get one, and other details

15 Dec 2019

What's a FASTag, how to get one, and other details

Starting today, the government has enforced the system of electronic toll collection on national highways using FASTags.

Paytm raises another $669.5 million from existing investors

13 Dec 2019

Paytm raises another $669.5 million from existing investors

Just a couple of weeks after raising a whopping $1 billion, One97 Communications, the parent of digital payments giant Paytm, has raised $669.5 million (roughly Rs. 4,724 crore) in another round of funding.

Digital payments giant PhonePe raises $82.5 million: Details here

11 Dec 2019

Digital payments giant PhonePe raises $82.5 million: Details here

PhonePe, a Flipkart-owned company that offers a payment platform to transfer money instantly, has raised $82.5 million in funding.

Paytm raises $1 billion, becomes most valued Indian start-up

25 Nov 2019

Paytm raises $1 billion, becomes most valued Indian start-up

One97 Communications, a Noida-based company that owns digital payments platform Paytm, has raised around $1 billion in a recent funding round.

Social commerce start-up SimSim raises Rs. 43.39 crore: Details here

16 Nov 2019

Social commerce start-up SimSim raises Rs. 43.39 crore: Details here

SimSim, a Delhi-based social commerce start-up which sells grooming products, has raised Rs. 43.39 crore ($6 million) in Series A round of funding.

These Jio prepaid plans are available with Rs. 50 discount

02 Nov 2019

These Jio prepaid plans are available with Rs. 50 discount

Just days after introducing new "All-in-One" prepaid plans, Reliance Jio has started offering an attractive discount on select options.

Paytm retains title sponsorship rights for BCCI — Details here

21 Aug 2019

Paytm retains title sponsorship rights for BCCI — Details here

India's leading digital payment platform, Paytm, owned by One 97 Communications Pvt. Ltd., has retained the title sponsorship rights for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

What are OTP frauds and how to avoid them

08 Aug 2019

What are OTP frauds and how to avoid them

PM Modi's Digital India push has prompted more and more Indians, even first-time internet users and senior citizens, to opt for digital payments.

SoftBank just launched $108 billion megafund for AI development

26 Jul 2019

SoftBank just launched $108 billion megafund for AI development

In a major move, SoftBank Group has announced a humongous megafund for the advancement of artificial intelligence (AI).

Ola v/s Paytm: Whose credit card should you apply for

16 May 2019

Ola v/s Paytm: Whose credit card should you apply for

Just a day after Paytm's foray into the lending category, ride-hailing giant Ola has also made a move in the arena.

Paytm launches first-ever credit card: Here's how you can apply

14 May 2019

Paytm launches first-ever credit card: Here's how you can apply

Online payments giant Paytm has forayed into the credit category with the launch of its first-ever credit card in India.

Vivo Y17 with triple-cameras, 5,000mAh battery launched for Rs. 17,990

27 Apr 2019

Vivo Y17 with triple-cameras, 5,000mAh battery launched for Rs. 17,990

Expanding its portfolio of Y-series, Vivo has launched all-new Y17 in India at Rs. 17,990.

#NewsBytesSurvey: Youth happy with Modi, 70% think he would win

15 Apr 2019

#NewsBytesSurvey: Youth happy with Modi, 70% think he would win

With general elections officially beginning last week, the eyes of the world are set on India.

Now, invest in 24-karat gold on Google Pay: Here's how

12 Apr 2019

Now, invest in 24-karat gold on Google Pay: Here's how

In a major move, Google Pay has added gold investment into its wide-ranging offerings.

IPL 2019: Chennai might not host play-offs, details here

08 Apr 2019

IPL 2019: Chennai might not host play-offs, details here

Although the IPL 2019 is yet to reach its halfway mark, the preparations for the play-offs are already underway.

Soon, Paytm will let you invest in shares: Here's how

02 Apr 2019

Soon, Paytm will let you invest in shares: Here's how

India's leading payments giant Paytm is gearing up to bring its next offering on the table - Stock Broking.

Soon, Google Pay will let you invest in 24k gold

24 Mar 2019

Soon, Google Pay will let you invest in 24k gold

In a major development, Google Pay, the UPI-based payments platform from Google, will soon let you invest in 99.99% pure 24 karat gold.

Here's how to book train tickets via Google Pay app

20 Mar 2019

Here's how to book train tickets via Google Pay app

Google Pay in India now lets you book, cancel and check the status of train tickets in India.

Beware of this fake-message asking for donations for Pulwama martyrs

16 Feb 2019

Beware of this fake-message asking for donations for Pulwama martyrs

On Thursday, 40 CRPF soldiers were martyred and 40 others were injured in Pulwama by an explosion carried out by terrorist organization Jaish-e-Mohammed.

Businessman cancels daughter's wedding-reception, donates Rs. 11L to martyrs' families

16 Feb 2019

Businessman cancels daughter's wedding-reception, donates Rs. 11L to martyrs' families

Teaching all of us a thing or two about standing with countrymen in this hour of grief, a businessman from Surat canceled his daughter's wedding reception and donated Rs. 11 lakh to families of Pulwama martyrs.

#FinancialBytes: 5 top coupon websites to save money in India

14 Feb 2019

#FinancialBytes: 5 top coupon websites to save money in India

Online shopping has become more popular than ever before and almost everyone loves to shop online. However, when it comes to saving money on their online purchases, many don't have a clue on how to save.

#FinancialBytes: 5 mobile apps to make easy pocket money

03 Feb 2019

#FinancialBytes: 5 mobile apps to make easy pocket money

Smartphones and mobile apps have become an integral part of our lives; today, there is an app for almost everything we want to do.

"World's smallest laptops" now available in India

30 Jan 2019

"World's smallest laptops" now available in India

Expanding its portfolio of ultrabooks in India, Taiwan-based ASUS has launched its new range of ZenBook laptops.

How to get discount on IRCTC ticket bookings

30 Jan 2019

How to get discount on IRCTC ticket bookings

In what comes as good news for Indian Railways passengers, various online e-wallet service providers like Paytm and MobiKwik are offering attractive discounts and cashback offers for booking rail tickets online.

Honor 10 Lite launched in India, price starts Rs. 13,999

15 Jan 2019

Honor 10 Lite launched in India, price starts Rs. 13,999

Honor 10 Lite, which went official in China in November, has been launched in India today.

Paytm commits blunder, sends out 'hey, ghvkjfjg' as push notification

07 Jan 2019

Paytm commits blunder, sends out 'hey, ghvkjfjg' as push notification

Popular payments platform Paytm is the last company one would expect to make a silly mistake.

Paytm Payments Bank back in business after RBI nod

01 Jan 2019

Paytm Payments Bank back in business after RBI nod

After six months of inactivity, Paytm Payments Bank (PPB) has started adding new customers following a clearance by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

Step-by-step guide to delink your Aadhaar from mobile-number, and e-wallets

27 Dec 2018

Step-by-step guide to delink your Aadhaar from mobile-number, and e-wallets

After the September 26 Supreme Court judgement on Aadhaar authentication, entities like banks, telecom operators, and e-wallet services providers can no longer ask you to provide your Aadhaar information.

Now, book train tickets via Paytm at zero extra cost

24 Dec 2018

Now, book train tickets via Paytm at zero extra cost

There's a good number of third-party payment gateways that facilitate online train ticket bookings.

Swiggy raises $1bn in its largest funding round yet

20 Dec 2018

Swiggy raises $1bn in its largest funding round yet

Months after entering India's unicorn club, food delivery platform Swiggy has raised a whopping $1bn in fresh capital from existing and new investors.