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Competition Commission of India fines Google Rs 136 crore for 'search bias'

Feb 9, 2018
The Competition Commission of India has imposed a fine worth Rs 136 crore on internet search giant Google for unfair business practices in the Indian market for online search. The ruling has come on complaints filed by Matrimony.com and Consumer Unity & Trust Society (CUTS) back in 2012.

Finance Minister launches National CSR Data Portal & Corporate Data Portal

Jan 20, 2018
The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Arun Jaitley has launched the National CSR Data Portal & Corporate Data Portal to enable greater transparency in corporate governance and promote accountability to the public at large.

Union Government launches Cyber Surakshit Bharat initiative

Jan 20, 2018
The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has launched Cyber Surakshit Bharat initiative in association with National e-Governance Division and industry partners to strengthen the cybersecurity ecosystem in India.

Five Indian tech companies feature in ‘Top 100 Global Tech Leaders List’

Jan 17, 2018
Thomson Reuters Corp has published its debut Top 100 Global Technology Leaders list, which was topped by Microsoft, followed by Intel Corp and Cisco Systems at the 2nd and 3rd position respectively. The list aims to identify the industry's top financially successful and organisationally sound organisations.

Reliance Jio plans to launch its own cryptocurrency 'JioCoin'

Jan 13, 2018
Reliance Jio also aspires to get into Internet of Things (IoT). IoT is a network of devices such as smartphones, wearable devices, home appliances and vehicles that are connected to the internet, which enables these objects to connect and exchange data.

Facebook asks new Indian users to enter names as per Aadhaar Card while signing up

Dec 28, 2017
Social Media giant Facebook started testing the use of Aadhaar by asking new Indian users to enter their names as per Aadhaar Card while signing up. The move is aimed at cutting the number of fake accounts on the social media platform.

Skill Development Ministry, Maruti Suzuki sign MoU to impart skill training to youth

Dec 19, 2017
The Skill Development Ministry has signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoU) with Maruti Suzuki to impart training to youth and enhance their employment potential. The agreement will provide an opportunity to the youth to acquire skills related to automobile and manufacturing industry through specially designed training.

SBI launches integrated digital platform YONO

Nov 26, 2017
All the financial services product from SBI and its subsidiaries SBI Life, SBI General, SBI Mutual Fund, SBI Caps and SBI Cards will be integrated on the app. YONO will offer customised products and offers from over 60 e-commerce sites, besides a range of banking and financial services.

Paytm introduces BHIM UPI payments on its platform

Nov 8, 2017
BHIM UPI is a mobile payment mode that allows one to create a UPI address linked to a bank account and then send or receive money using it. Moreover, one can also make payments to online merchants and outlets who accept BHIM UPI as a payment mode for transactions.

Haryana government signs Rs 20,000 Cr worth MoU to set up trading hub

Nov 3, 2017
The state government Haryana on 2 November 2017 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with an integrated trade facilitation services organisation - Verbind - to set up a logistics and trading hub in the state.

D Shivakumar quits as CEO of PepsiCo India

Oct 10, 2017
D Shivakumar resigns as CEO and Chairman of PepsiCo India and is expected to join Aditya Birla Group as Head of Corporate Strategy and Business Development. Shivakumar will be succeeded by Ahmed El Sheikh.

Commerce Ministry organised state startup conference to help budding entrepreneurs

Sep 12, 2017
The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Government of India organised the second State Startup Conference in New Delhi to deliberate on issues including incubation facilities and making regulations easier for budding entrepreneurs.

Johnson & Johnson India introduces paternity leave

Sep 8, 2017
Mothers are allowed up to 26 weeks of maternity leave since the past six years as per the company's Global Parental Leave approach.

China’s TCL to launch waterproof BlackBerry phone

Aug 31, 2017
China's TCL, which manufactures phones for BlackBerry, will be unveiling a new water and dust proof full touchscreen phone in October.

India grants Pfizer patent for pneumonia vaccine

Aug 23, 2017
Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine is used for the prevention of pneumococcal pneumonia and invasive diseases caused by 13 Streptococcis pneumoniae strains.

Odisha government launches Facebook programme ‘SheMeansBusiness’

Aug 14, 2017
Odisha Chief Minister, Naveen Patnaik has launched Facebook's programme 'She Means Business' to assist in the growth of women entrepreneurs in the state.

Facebook launches YouTube competitor called 'Watch'

Aug 10, 2017
Watch is a platform for all creators and publishers to find an audience, build a community of passionate fans, and earn money for their work.

L&T bags Rs 3375-crore Mauritius metro order

Aug 5, 2017
Apart from stations, the scope of the project will include the construction of viaducts & bridges, track works, DC electric traction systems, ticketing & passenger information systems among others.

Google introduces recruiting app 'Hire' for businesses

Jul 20, 2017
Hire makes it easy to identify talent, build strong candidate relationships and efficiently manage the interview process end-to-end.

Google Maps now tells you best time of day to travel

Jul 17, 2017
Presently available in the United States and Britain, the new travel time graph has bars for half an hour before and a few hours after the current time.

Volkswagen returns to Iranian market after 17-year absence

Jul 5, 2017
European firms have been eyeing opportunities in Iran since a nuclear deal with world powers came into force in January 2016, lifting many sanctions in exchange for tight controls on the country's atomic programme.

India's antitrust watchdog imposes $13.6 mn fine on Hyundai Motor's local unit

Jun 15, 2017
India's antitrust watchdog has imposed a fine of $13.6 million on South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Co's local unit, accusing the company of anti-competitive behaviour.

Toyota to develop a new system that could predict heart attack

Jun 13, 2017
Scientists in collaboration with Toyota are developing a new system that would be able to predict if a car driver is about to have a heart attack.

IRDAI takes over management of Sahara India Life Insurance Company

Jun 13, 2017
In a notification, IRDAI said, the IRDAI has reasons to believe that M/s Sahara India Life Insurance Co. Ltd. with Registration No. 127 dated 6th February 2004 is acting in a manner likely to be prejudicial to the interests of holders of life insurance policies.

RCom-Aircel merged wireless company to be called Aircom

Jun 4, 2017
R-Com will demerge its wireless business and transfer it to the new entity Aircom.

Tata Group is India’s most valuable brand: Brand Finance

May 18, 2017
IT firm Infosys ranked fourth in the list with an estimated value of $6.2 billion, up one rank from 2016, while State Bank of India slipped to the fifth rank in 2017, from third in 2016.

India imposes anti-dumping duty on glasses and Chinese radiators

May 16, 2017
India has imposed anti-dumping duty on certain glasses imported from Iran and Chinese aluminium radiators to protect the country’s domestic industry.

India and UK to sign MoU to increase efficiency of urban transport system

May 14, 2017
Transport For London (TFL) is going to soon sign a MoU with Indian Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.

PepsiCo India forays into Dairy Products with Oats-Based Milk Beverage

May 6, 2017
Besides Quaker Oats, PepsiCo is considering launching dairy-based beverages under other brands, including Tropicana.

Real Estate Act comes into effect, 13 states notify rules

May 2, 2017
Real Estate act finally came into effect on 1 May 2016, ending a nine-year-long wait. The act will usher in more transparency and accountability in the real estate sector.

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