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  • Flipkart aims to generate 20 lakh jobs in 2015 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Domestic eCommerce major Flipkart today said it will generate over 20 lakh jobs through its marketplace and ancillary services this year. The Bangalore-based firm expects 60 per cent of this employment to be generated in the logistics and warehousing sector. "Sellers on our marketplace have been directly responsible for...
  • Xiaomi's 7.9-inch Mi Pad tablet available in India at Rs 12,999 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Xiaomi's latest 7.9-inch Mi Pad tablet is now available for purchase through e-commerce site Flipkart for a price of Rs 12,999. The tablet has hit the web store alongside Redmi 2. Both the products were announced by the company two weeks back and starting today, will be up for...
  • Xiaomi launches Mi India online store; to sell accessories for now March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has launched its web store in India. The company is selling only accessories for now on its Mi India website. Xiaomi has been selling its mobile devices under its partnership with Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart and has garnered popularity in the Indian consumer market...
  • India plans new rules to lure start-ups: sources March 19, 2015

    Mumbai: The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is planning rule changes that will make it easier for homegrown start-ups to list their shares on local bourses, sources involved in the process said, helping domestic investors to bet on the country's booming online economy. While many of India's largest online...
  • Motorola's Moto Turbo with 3900mAh battery, 21-megapixel camera now available on Flipkart for Rs 41,999 March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Earlier this month Motorola had announced its latest Moto Turbo smartphone in India. The phone, earlier up for pre-order, is now available on Flipkart for a price of Rs 41,999. Moto Turbo's key highlight is its 3900mAh battery - one of the largest batteries in any smartphone and according...
  • How Snapdeal is turning Mumbai's Dharavi into a battleground for new customers March 13, 2015

    Mumbai: For viewers of Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire, Mumbai's vast Dharavi slum is a byword for poverty, but to online retailer Snapdeal.com it is a battleground for new customers and, it hopes, a source of better margins. The company's aspirations are backed up by serious investment from the likes of Japan's...
  • Xiaomi Redmi 2 launched in India at Rs 6,999; to go on sale from March 24 March 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Just two days after Motorola launched the new Moto E in India, Xiaomi has introduced the successor to the Redmi 1S in India. Named Redmi 2, the new phone from Xiaomi is priced in India at Rs 6,999. Registrations for the Redmi 2 begin on March 12 at 6pm....
  • New Moto E (2nd gen) to go on sale today for Rs 6,999 March 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Motorola's new Moto E smartphone will go on sale today. Over two weeks after the global launch of the new Moto E, Motorola introduced the smartphone in India at a price of Rs 6,999. The second-generation Moto E will be exclusively available on Flipkart. The company has, for...
  • E-Commerce companies hope Jaitley will find a way out of current tax muddle February 27, 2015

    Bengaluru: India's IT capital is the hub of booming e-commerce. And in budget 2015, India's e-commerce companies are hoping they will find a way out of their current tax muddle. With online shopping and online transactions growing by leaps over the last year, the big e-commerce players like Amazon and...
  • Motorola's Moto Maxx coming to India soon, teases Flipkart February 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Motorola is in all likelihood bringing the battery-packed Moto Maxx (a global variant of the Motorola Droid Turbo) to India soon. Motorola's India sales partner Flipkart, in a tweet teased about an upcoming Moto device that given by the little details provided, point to the Moto Maxx. "There's a...
  • Vu launches 15 new LED television sets in India at Rs 9,000 onwards February 20, 2015

    New Delhi:TV-maker Vu Technologies is aiming for three-fold jump in turnover to Rs 300 crore in 2015-16 on the back of growing e-commerce sales. The company, which gets up to 55 per cent revenue from onlines sales, launched 15 new smart TVs that would be exclusively available via e-commerce website Flipkart. "We...
  • Amazon, Flipkart selling books on sex determination February 14, 2015

    New Delhi: Even as the country is grappling with the problem of bias against girl child, e-market places like Amazon and Flipkart are found selling books on sex determination of foetus. Sale of such books take place through e-commerce even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched the 'Save Girl Child'...
  • Flipkart to double value of goods sold as demand rises February 12, 2015

    Mumbai: Flipkart aims to double the total value of goods it sells to $8 billion this year, two people with knowledge of the plans said, as India's largest online marketplace seeks to widen the gap with rivals including Amazon.com's India unit. Online retailers often use GMV, or gross merchandise value based...
  • Xiaomi Mi4 (16GB) goes on sale in India on February 10; available for Rs 19,999 February 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Xiaomi is all set to make its recently announced Mi4 smartphone available in India starting February 10. The Mi4, which is the company's flagship phone for the Indian market, comes in two variants - 16GB and 64GB. The former is priced at Rs 19,999 and is scheduled to...
  • Google-Motorola Nexus 6 available for as low as Rs 33,999 February 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Google's recently launched Nexus 6 smartphone is now available for purchase at a discount of up to Rs 10,000 under Flipkart's new exchange offer. The phone, based on Android 5.0 Lollipop, is originally priced at Rs 43,999 for the 32GB version. However, under Flipkart's exchange program, one can...
  • Motorola sells 3 million devices in India; aims to set up service centres, service vans January 29, 2015

    New Delhi: Buoyed by the response to its smartphones and the company's growth last year, Motorola India has more aggressive plans for the Indian market this year. Motorola, which has only been concentrating on devices since it re-entered the Indian market, is now aiming to focus on service needs of consumers,...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: Chetan Bhagat says Anna Hazare's 'class' has 'placed'; feels that joining politics will make him lose his independence January 25, 2015

    Jaipur: Be it the cold Sunday morning or the throng of people piling in to hear popular Indian writer Chetan Bhagat, the mood at the ongoing Jaipur Literature Festival was energetic. Dressed in a black velvet bandhgala suit and sporting a distinct salt-and-pepper look, Bhagat was in conversation with Meru Gokhale...
  • How e-commerce is fuelling commercial property boom in India January 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Internet retailer Amazon and its fast-growing local rivals are driving a boom in commercial property leasing in India as their storage needs rise, with shoppers in the country going online to buy everything from televisions to groceries. Demand from e-commerce firms, a tiny fraction of India's retail industry, accounted...
  • Lenovo launches the A6000 4G smartphone in India at Rs 6999 January 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Lenovo has announced the launch of is A6000 smartphone in the Indian market. Priced at Rs 6999, the Lenovo A6000 is claimed to be "India's most affordable 4G LTE smartphone." Lenovo has partnered with Flipkart to sell the A6000 in the Indian market. The phone will go on sale...
  • 2014: A year like never before for e-commerce in India December 26, 2014

    New Delhi: It's still a small component of India's Rs 38 trillion ($600 billion) overall retail trade industry. Yet, the e-commerce format with sales of Rs 1 trillion ($16 billion) managed to create a buzz in 2014 like never before - not just with mega promotions but also with mergers,...
  • Xiaomi may face major setback in overseas market: Report December 13, 2014

    Beijing: An Indian court which restrained the online sale of Xiaomi smartphones in India till February following a patent infringement petition from Ericsson could be a major setback for the Chinese company's "most important overseas market" and its globalisation plans, reports said today. The sudden ban may weigh on Xiaomi's performance...
  • Google Nexus 6 to be available at a discount of up to Rs 10,000 under Flipkart's exchange offer November 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Handset maker Motorola has said its latest smartphone - Nexus 6 - priced Rs 43,999 onwards, can be pre-ordered in India on Flipkart. Developed by US-based Motorola, the Nexus 6 was launched globally by Google last month and will be made available in India through the online mega...
  • Google Nexus 6 up for pre-order in India at Rs 43,999 for 32GB, Rs 48,999 for 64GB November 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The much-awaited Google-Motorola Nexus 6 smartphone is finally up for pre-order on the e-commerce site Flipkart.com. The Nexus 6, which is the first Nexus phone to have been made in partnership with Motorola, will be released in the second week of December, says Flipkart. The device will be...
  • Complaint filed with CCI against Flipkart, other online retailers for alleged unfair business practices November 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Fair trade regulator CCI has received a complaint against online retailers including homegrown giant Flipkart for alleged unfair business practices and will soon take a call on probing the matter. The complaint has been received against these online trading entities weeks after an uproar over Flipkart's massive discount sale...
  • No probe into complaints against Flipkart's 'Big Billion Day' sale: Nirmala Sitharaman October 21, 2014

    Bangalore: Union Commerce and Industries Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said there was no inquiry into complaints against e-commerce giant Flipkart of predatory prices of goods and unfair trade practices during its recent 'big billion day sale'. "I would like to state that no enquiry has been planned or proposed on the e-retailer...
  • No probe into 'big billion day' sale by Flipkart: Nirmala Sitharaman October 21, 2014

    Bangalore: Union Commerce and Industries Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said there was no inquiry into complaints against e-commerce giant Flipkart of predatory prices of goods and unfair trade practices during its recent 'big billion day sale'. "I would like to state that no enquiry has been planned or proposed on...
  • ED not probing Flipkart mega discount sale: Official October 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday said it has not launched any probe into the massive discount sale by e-retail giant Flipkart last week but is continuing its earlier investigation into alleged violations of Foreign Direct Investment rules in their e-commerce business. Refuting media reports that the recent online mega...
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  • News 360: PM visits Cyclone hit Andhra Pradesh, announces Rs 1,000 crore relief package October 14, 2014

    After taking an aerial survey of cyclone-hit Andhra Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced an interim relief of Rs 1,000 crore for the state. ...