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Jio Platforms scores another investment: $1.5bn from Saudi Arabia's PIF

18 Jun 2020

Jio Platforms scores another investment: $1.5bn from Saudi Arabia's PIF

Mukesh Ambani's Jio Platforms has scored yet another multi-billion-dollar investment.

Ambani's Jio Platforms scores another investment: $1.2 billion from Mubadala

05 Jun 2020

Ambani's Jio Platforms scores another investment: $1.2 billion from Mubadala

In another multi-billion-dollar deal, Jio Platforms, the company holding the telecom and digital businesses of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), has agreed to raise Rs. 9,093.6 crore from Mubadala, an Abu Dhabi-based sovereign investor.

COVID-19 outbreak: Reliance starts manufacturing 'affordable PPE' for frontline workers

01 Jun 2020

COVID-19 outbreak: Reliance starts manufacturing 'affordable PPE' for frontline workers

As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to spike in India, Reliance Industries is racing to manufacture protective gear for workers on the frontline.

Reliance JioMart now live across 200 Indian cities: Details here

25 May 2020

Reliance JioMart now live across 200 Indian cities: Details here

The lockdown enforced to contain the outbreak of COVID-19 has surged the demand for home delivery of essentials, giving a significant boost to the business of e-grocers like Bigbasket and Grofers.

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 11,367 crore from KKR: Details here

22 May 2020

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 11,367 crore from KKR: Details here

Jio Platforms, the company holding the telecom and digital businesses of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), has raised Rs. 11,367 crore ($1.5 billion) from US-based equity firm KKR.

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 6,598 crore from General Atlantic

17 May 2020

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 6,598 crore from General Atlantic

Jio Platforms, the entity holding telecom and digital businesses of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), has raised Rs. 6,598 crore ($869.8 million) from US-based private equity firm General Atlantic.

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 11,367 crore from Vista Equity

08 May 2020

Jio Platforms raises Rs. 11,367 crore from Vista Equity

Jio Platforms, the entity holding telecom and digital businesses of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), has raised Rs. 11,367 crore from US-based private equity firm Vista Equity Partners.

Jio Platforms gets Rs. 5,655 crore investment from Silver Lake

04 May 2020

Jio Platforms gets Rs. 5,655 crore investment from Silver Lake

Jio Platforms, the entity housing telecom and digital businesses of Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries, has picked up Rs. 5,655 crore ($747 million) in investment from US-based private equity firm Silver Lake.

#LeakAlert: Data from Jio's COVID-19 symptom checker exposed online

03 May 2020

#LeakAlert: Data from Jio's COVID-19 symptom checker exposed online

Soon after the COVID-19 outbreak, technology companies around the world began launching triage tools to help their customers check themselves for coronavirus.

Reliance's JioMart goes live on WhatsApp: Details here

27 Apr 2020

Reliance's JioMart goes live on WhatsApp: Details here

In a bid to simplify the process of buying groceries and daily essentials, Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has launched its JioMart service on WhatsApp.

Facebook invests $5.7 billion (Rs. 43,574 crore) in Jio

22 Apr 2020

Facebook invests $5.7 billion (Rs. 43,574 crore) in Jio

Finally, Facebook has confirmed the long-rumored plan of teaming up with Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries.

#WeeklyRecap: OnePlus 8, iPhone SE launched, Cognizant hacked, and more

19 Apr 2020

#WeeklyRecap: OnePlus 8, iPhone SE launched, Cognizant hacked, and more

This week, despite the evolving COVID-19 crisis, notable developments were made in the world of tech.

Reliance and Facebook could team up for WeChat-like "super app"

16 Apr 2020

Reliance and Facebook could team up for WeChat-like "super app"

Social media giant Facebook and Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) could soon team up for a WeChat-like "super app".

Amid increased strain, Reliance Jio increases JioFiber network capacity

12 Apr 2020

Amid increased strain, Reliance Jio increases JioFiber network capacity

Reliance Jio has increased the network capacity of its JioFiber fiber-to-the-home broadband service in the Delhi/NCR region. The move aims to cope up with increased data usage during the lockdown period and provide reliable connectivity to all its users in the region.

Recharge someone's phone, make money using JioPOS Lite app

11 Apr 2020

Recharge someone's phone, make money using JioPOS Lite app

In the wake of India's nationwide lockdown, businesses carrying out mobile recharges have come to a complete halt.

Amid lockdown, JioPhone users get validity extension, free calling minutes

02 Apr 2020

Amid lockdown, JioPhone users get validity extension, free calling minutes

Reliance Jio is pulling out all the stops to help its customers amid the ongoing 21-day lockdown imposed in India to contain the coronavirus.

Mukesh Ambani to Anand Mahindra, corporates join fight against coronavirus

27 Mar 2020

Mukesh Ambani to Anand Mahindra, corporates join fight against coronavirus

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to sweep across countries, the Government of India is doing everything possible to control the spread of the disease, while combating the wide-range of problems stemming from it.

Coronavirus: Odisha plans India's largest hospital dedicated to COVID-19 patients

26 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: Odisha plans India's largest hospital dedicated to COVID-19 patients

The Eastern state of Odisha plans to set up two hospitals, dedicated to treating patients of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

JioFiber to offer free broadband connections to new users

25 Mar 2020

JioFiber to offer free broadband connections to new users

As part of Reliance's #CoronaHaaregaIndiaJeetega initiative, JioFiber has announced that it will offer free broadband connectivity to new users where its services are active. However, it will be a basic connection, providing a speed of up to 10Mbps.

BCCI announces India's 15-member squad for South Africa ODIs

08 Mar 2020

BCCI announces India's 15-member squad for South Africa ODIs

The BCCI announced India's 15-member squad to face South Africa for the upcoming three-match ODI series, starting March 12.

Hardik Pandya hits 158* in DY Patil T20 Cup

06 Mar 2020

Hardik Pandya hits 158* in DY Patil T20 Cup

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya has continued to gain rapid strides to highlight his importance.

Content with progress of Bhuvneshwar, Dhawan and Pandya: MSK Prasad

02 Mar 2020

Content with progress of Bhuvneshwar, Dhawan and Pandya: MSK Prasad

The Indian chief selector MSK Prasad asserted that he was content with the progress made by Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shikhar Dhawan and Hardik Pandya.

Hardik Pandya to feature in DY Patil T20 tournament

24 Feb 2020

Hardik Pandya to feature in DY Patil T20 tournament

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya is all set to feature in the DY Patil T20 tournament which began on Monday.

Jio Fiber regains top rank in Netflix ISP Index

17 Feb 2020

Jio Fiber regains top rank in Netflix ISP Index

Reliance's FTTH service, Jio Fiber, has beaten the likes of Airtel Xstream Fiber, Spectra, and 7 Star Digital to regain the top spot in Netflix's ISP Speed Index.

OnePlus TV users get 3-month JioSaavn Pro Subscription for free

09 Feb 2020

OnePlus TV users get 3-month JioSaavn Pro Subscription for free

OnePlus is now offering a complimentary subscription of JioSaavn to all its OnePlus TV users. In an official tweet, the tech giant has announced that all OnePlus TV owners will get a 3-month JioSaavn membership for free.

Here's how Reliance Jio customers can avoid paying IUC

04 Feb 2020

Here's how Reliance Jio customers can avoid paying IUC

Last October, Reliance Jio started charging its customers 6 paise per minute as Interconnect Usage Charge (IUC) for all outgoing voice calls made to non-Jio mobile numbers.

All you need to know about Reliance's grocery business, JioMart

31 Dec 2019

All you need to know about Reliance's grocery business, JioMart

In a major move, Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has launched 'JioMart,' an e-commerce venture to deliver groceries.

Vodafone-Idea, Airtel remove FUP limit on all unlimited prepaid plans

08 Dec 2019

Vodafone-Idea, Airtel remove FUP limit on all unlimited prepaid plans

Just days after increasing the prices of their prepaid services in India, telecom giants Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel have removed the FUP limit on voice calls for all unlimited plans.

No more free broadband: Reliance starts billing JioFiber broadband users

04 Dec 2019

No more free broadband: Reliance starts billing JioFiber broadband users

JioFiber broadband users, who have been enjoying free internet access as part of the preview offer, will soon have to start paying for the service.

JioFiber introduces new Rs. 351, Rs. 199 prepaid broadband plans

29 Nov 2019

JioFiber introduces new Rs. 351, Rs. 199 prepaid broadband plans

Reliance Jio has introduced a couple of new prepaid broadband plans for its fiber-to-the-home JioFiber service.

Tata Sky introduces data rollover benefit for broadband subscribers

28 Nov 2019

Tata Sky introduces data rollover benefit for broadband subscribers

Taking on the rivals like Reliance's JioFiber and Airtel's XStream Fiber, Tata Sky has introduced the data carryover feature for all its existing and new subscribers.

Reliance Jio begins electric vehicle delivery trials for e-commerce venture

16 Nov 2019

Reliance Jio begins electric vehicle delivery trials for e-commerce venture

We all know that Reliance Jio is planning to shake e-commerce space with a new venture focusing on the online-offline model.

Reliance Jio extends Rs. 699 JioPhone Diwali offer till November

03 Nov 2019

Reliance Jio extends Rs. 699 JioPhone Diwali offer till November

Reliance's JioPhone Diwali offer, which was announced last month around the festive time, has been extended till November-end.

BSNL vs JioFiber: A comparison between their Rs. 2,499 plan

18 Oct 2019

BSNL vs JioFiber: A comparison between their Rs. 2,499 plan

Reliance's JioFiber service is now commercially available across India. The FTTH service promises to offer up to 1Gbps download speed along with attractive freebies, with plans starting at Rs. 699/month.

Reliance JioFiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber: Broadband plans under Rs. 1,000

17 Oct 2019

Reliance JioFiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber: Broadband plans under Rs. 1,000

Reliance's much-awaited JioFiber service is now available across India. The FTTH service promises to offer up to 1Gbps download speed along with attractive freebies, with plans starting at just Rs. 699/month.

India Rich List: Mukesh Ambani retains top-spot for 12th year

11 Oct 2019

India Rich List: Mukesh Ambani retains top-spot for 12th year

Forbes India has released its list of richest Indians and for the twelfth year in a row Reliance Industries' Chairman Mukesh Ambani remains India's wealthiest.

Jio starts charging for calls from today: Details here

11 Oct 2019

Jio starts charging for calls from today: Details here

Three years ago, Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio barged into India's telecom scene with an offering like no other - affordable 4G internet and unlimited free calls to any network in the country.

Mukesh, Nita and Ambani kids get Income Tax notices: Report

14 Sep 2019

Mukesh, Nita and Ambani kids get Income Tax notices: Report

Reliance Industries head honcho Mukesh Ambani, his wife Nita, and their three children- Akash, Anant, and Isha, have received notices from the Mumbai leg of Income Tax Department, Indian Express reported on Saturday.

Rivaling Jio, BSNL introduces new Rs. 1,999 Bharat Fiber Plan

09 Sep 2019

Rivaling Jio, BSNL introduces new Rs. 1,999 Bharat Fiber Plan

In a bid to take on Reliance's recently launched Jio Fiber broadband service, state-run BSNL has revised its Bharat Fiber tariffs to introduce a new Rs. 1,999 monthly plan.

Here's how to apply for a Reliance Jio Fiber connection

08 Sep 2019

Here's how to apply for a Reliance Jio Fiber connection

Reliance's much-awaited broadband service, Jio Fiber, has been commercially launched in India.