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  • ED not probing Flipkart mega discount sale: Official 6 days ago

    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...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 6 days ago

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 6 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: PM visits Cyclone hit Andhra Pradesh, announces Rs 1,000 crore relief package 6 days ago

    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. ...
  • ED issues notice to Flipkart for its billion-day sale, may impose Rs 1000 crore penalty 6 days ago

    New Delhi: In a big setback to Flipkart, the Enforcement Directorate has issued notice to them questioning them over their recent billion day sale. The ED is likely to impose a penalty of Rs 1,000 crore on the e-commerce giant. ED sources have said that Flipkart arranged money through FDI...
  • Assocham for allowing FDI in e-commerce retailing October 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Pitching for FDI in e-commerce retailing, industry body Assocham today said the Flipkart fiasco should not be used as an excuse by the government to over-regulate the e-commerce business which is in its infancy. "The Flipkart incident resulting in inconvenience to enthusiastic customers on the Diwali offer should...
  • Will look into complaints against Flipkart: Commerce Minister October 8, 2014

    New Delhi: After receiving "many complaints" from traders on Flipkart's massive discount sale, government on Wednesday said it will look into the concerns and take a call on whether more clarity is required on e-commerce retail business. Flipkart's 'Big Billion Day' sale on Monday, that offered steep discounts on various products,...
  • What if the apology issued by Flipkart is a mail sent out by the Ministry of Magic a day after Death Eaters attack muggles at the Quidditch World Cup? October 8, 2014

    E-retailer Flipkart held a 'Big Billion Day Sale' on Monday that had hundreds of thousands of people logging in to the site to book massively discounted products. But the sale ended in a public relations nightmare for the company that struggled with glitches as traffic peaked. A day later, Flipkart...
  • Flipkart accepts shoddy performance, apologises for glitches October 8, 2014

    New Delhi: A day after its mega sales scheme, Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart today accepted its below expectation performance with an apology and promised to come better prepared next time. "While we stand humbled by the sheer faith that such a large number of customers have shown in us, we are...
  • Flipkart sends apology mail to customers after its botched 'Big Billion Day Sale' October 7, 2014

    New Delhi: E-retailer Flipkart's "The Big Billion Day Sale" on Monday started with a roar and ended in a whimper. While many customers failed to log in, others could not book their desired products. A day later, Flipkart admitted that the company was not prepared for the mega rush for...
  • Flipkart claims billion hits, buyers feel cheated on discounts October 7, 2014

    Bangalore: India's largest e-retailer Flipkart claimed to have got a billion hits for its special sales offer Monday, but millions of buyers felt cheated on its discounts, as they alleged the prices quoted were higher, even as its portal crashed during the day. "The prices printed in its advertisements in leading...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 6, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle October 6, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • Flipkart Big Billion Day sale a disaster? Myntra's Mukesh Bansal disagrees October 6, 2014

    E-commerce company Flipkart hosted on Monday what it claimed to be its biggest sale with massive discounts on a wide range of products. But the sale was far from being a hit. The sale went live at 8.00 am but the website crashed due to heavy demand. A large number...
  • News 360: Pakistan violates ceasefire again, India retaliates October 6, 2014

    Pakistan violated ceasefire yet again on Monday as its troops fired on Indian villages killing five people and injuring 30 others. ...
  • Flipkart site crashes on day of its biggest sale, angry customers lash out October 6, 2014

    The big Flipkart sale was far from being a hit. The sale went live at 8.00 am but the website crashed due to heavy demand. A large number of consumers complained of not getting order confirmations even after making payments. Some say they were not able to see items they...
  • Has e-commerce hit the business of traditional retailers? October 6, 2014

    Discounts are perhaps not new for e-commerce giants. But now they've taken it to the next level with prices hitting a rock bottom. These websites have hit the business of traditional retailers. Shylaja Varma checks out how e-commerce is burning a hole in their pockets and what the customer really...
  • Flipkart crashes as orders surge on discount offers October 6, 2014

    Bangalore: The website of India's largest online e-retailer Flipkart.com Monday crashed within hours of opening for business, as millions of customers logged on to place orders for a plethora of products and brands offered at huge discounts. "There was an internal server issue due to which we had problem in receiving...
  • 'I don't need it, but it's on sale! Add to cart': 10 things every online buyer went through during the Flipkart Big Billion Day sale October 6, 2014

    From the front page of newspapers to Twitter trends, Flipkart's Big Billion Day sale was the talk of the town this morning. Online shopping addicts were up since morning, adding products to cart way before the sale had begun. As soon as the clock struck 8, users were hit by...
  • Live: Best online deals you shouldn't miss out on October 6, 2014

    It seems to be a big day today - at least in terms of online sales. From Flipkart to Snapdeal, online retailers have been luring customers with their steal offers since morning. While some buyers have managed to grab the best of the deals under Flipkart's 'Big Billion Day' and...
  • 'See you later Flipkart fans, buy buy!' Online buyers tweet jokes and disappointments on Flipkart's Big Billion Day sale October 6, 2014

    The day every shopaholic was waiting for has finally arrived. Flipkart's Big Billion Day sale kicked off in style with a hoard of items available at just Re. 1! Smartphones were available at up to 30% off, watches at over 40% off, and even HD TVs were being sold at...
  • Samsung launches Galaxy S5 Mini in India at Rs 26,499 September 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Korean handset maker Samsung unveiled the successor to its flagship S5 smartphone Galaxy S5 Mini in India at a price of Rs 26,499. The handset is available in India from September 10 through ecommerce major Flipkart. With a host of innovative features like water and dust...
  • Live from Motorola's new Moto G, Moto X, Moto 360 India launch event September 5, 2014

    Read: Motorola launches the new Moto G, new Moto X smartphones and Moto 360 smartwatch in India Motorola has barely left anything for us to guess. It's almost clear what the company has up its sleeves for its event today in New Delhi and Chicago. Motorola has already teased the sequels...
  • Flipkart to shut down its payment gateway PayZippy August 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian online retailer Flipkart, reportedly, is closing down its payment gateway PayZippy, as it failed to perform the way the ecommerce giant had expected. The company had launched the product last year in July, under a separate firm Flipkart Payment Gateway Services (FPGS) Pvt Ltd, and started with...
  • Flipkart's five new Digiflip Pro tablets arrive with Intel inside; prices start at Rs 5,999 August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Flipkart is fast expanding its inhouse tablet lineup with the announcement of five new Digiflip Pro tablets powered by Intel processors. Flipkart had launched its first tablet the Digiflip Pro XT 712 running on a MediaTek processor in June this year. Flipkart's five new tablets come in...
  • Xiaomi Mi 4: Xiaomi's new flagship phone coming to India yearend August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Chinese handset manufacturer Xiaomi, often referred as the "Apple of China", plans to launch its flagship Mi 4 phone by the yearend in India and also plans to set up its Mi Home experience zone in Bangalore within four to six months, a top company official said. "The next...
  • Xiaomi Redmi 1S: Registration for Xiaomi's cheapest smartphone in India begins; to go on sale from September 2 at Rs 5,999 August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Following the successful flash sale of Mi 3 with eCommerce major Flipkart, Chinese handset maker Xiaomi said it will follow the same strategy for its new handset 'Redmi 1S', which will hit Indian shores on September 2. Priced at Rs 5,999, the second smartphone from Xiaomi's portfolio to be...
  • Textiles Ministry, Flipkart join hands for weaver platform August 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Textiles Ministry on Monday inked a pact with homegrown eretailing major Flipkart to provide an online marketing platform to handloom weavers across the country, an initiative to boost the handloom sector, empower the weavers and uplift manufacturing in the country. Responding to queries raised on choosing a particular...