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Anusha Soni

Amazon sale smooth, but without much buzz

Amazon announced flat discount offers on categories compared to flash sale policy of Flipkart that had more product based price-cuts

Amazon sale smooth, but without much buzz
Updated On : 11 Oct 2014 | 12:41 AM IST

Rlys to set up incubation centre in Darjeeling

The Railways plans to join hands with leading IT firms such as Wipro and IBM for the centre expected to be operational by the end of this year

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Updated On : 10 Oct 2014 | 2:20 AM IST

Is e-commerce on the wrong side of the law?

There are concerns the marketplace business model not only falls foul of the retail regulations of some states, but also of the country's foreign direct investment policy

Is e-commerce on the wrong side of the law?
Updated On : 08 Oct 2014 | 7:02 PM IST

A bumper Diwali for second-hand goods online

With aggressive brand-building initiatives, the companies' advertising budgets ahead of Diwali is understood to have seen a 15% spike

A bumper Diwali for second-hand goods online
Updated On : 08 Oct 2014 | 6:16 PM IST
Updated On : 07 Oct 2014 | 8:53 AM IST

Debroy panel asked to give first report within 6 months

Earlier, the committee was given a year to submit its report

Debroy panel asked to give first report within 6 months
Updated On : 02 Oct 2014 | 1:46 AM IST

Rail freight traffic rise lags expectation

However, year's official target looks set to be met; officials say further rise must wait revival in manufacturing and other core sectors

Rail freight traffic rise lags expectation
Updated On : 01 Oct 2014 | 2:50 AM IST

Prior to Jeff Bezos' visit, e-commerce war intensifies

It all started with Flipkart and Amazon trying to outdo each other - after Flipkart announced $1-billion fund-raising in July

Prior to Jeff Bezos' visit, e-commerce war intensifies
Updated On : 27 Sep 2014 | 11:28 PM IST

Bibek Debroy to head panel to revamp Railway Board

Rail rates authority, resource mobilisation also on agenda

Bibek Debroy to head panel to revamp Railway Board
Updated On : 24 Sep 2014 | 3:09 AM IST

Luxury watch maker says difficult to fulfill 30% domestic sourcing requirement

Raymond Weil cites the reason by saying that all of their products are manufactured in Switzerland

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Updated On : 19 Sep 2014 | 4:12 PM IST

Japan may pip China in high-speed rail race

The Japanese are deemed superior in terms of signaling, control, rolling stock and safety record

Japan may pip China in high-speed rail race
Updated On : 19 Sep 2014 | 1:58 AM IST

With Alibaba investors on its side, Snapdeal eyes high growth

Enters automobile segment, after real estate, gourmet, DNA testing

With Alibaba investors on its side, Snapdeal eyes high growth
Updated On : 19 Sep 2014 | 1:53 AM IST

Snapdeal ventures into Gourmet category

Consumers can now shop for an assortment of food products and beverages

Snapdeal ventures into Gourmet category
Updated On : 17 Sep 2014 | 5:03 PM IST

Why the Alibaba model does not work in India

Walmart is running a cash-and-carry e-commerce pilot and is set to roll out full services before the end of this year

Why the Alibaba model does not work in India
Updated On : 17 Sep 2014 | 1:55 AM IST

For high-speed corridor, railways to dodge Land Acquisition Act

About 400 km of the project land in Gujarat passes through various tribal belts

For high-speed corridor, railways to dodge Land Acquisition Act
Updated On : 16 Sep 2014 | 7:16 PM IST

E-commerce companies broaden product horizon

With the launch of DNA-testing services, Snapdeal joins the bandwagon of Indian e-commerce players venturing into new areas

E-commerce companies broaden product horizon
Updated On : 13 Sep 2014 | 11:13 PM IST

Bribe charges link Alstom to firms from Singapore, Hong Kong

Alstom is accused of paying bribes to Indian public officials to secure Delhi metro contracts

Bribe charges link Alstom to firms from Singapore, Hong Kong
Updated On : 12 Sep 2014 | 4:19 PM IST

Retailers cheer easing of Delhi's APMC norms

Retailers ruled out any major immediate easing in prices of fruit & vegetables

Retailers cheer easing of Delhi's APMC norms
Updated On : 09 Sep 2014 | 1:18 AM IST

Abe pitches for Shinkansen system for bullet trains in India

The Shinkansen bullet train system is world's first system for high speed trains running up to 320 kmph

Abe pitches for Shinkansen system for bullet trains in India
Updated On : 02 Sep 2014 | 6:55 PM IST
Updated On : 22 Aug 2014 | 1:42 AM IST