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Business

Reliance Industries doubles down on media business; ready to take on Amazon, Netflix, Hotstar

The company is also planning to raise funds upwards of Rs 12,000 crore from financial investors, according to industry sources, to beef up the media business

Business

Budget 2022: FM may seek to balance growth and consolidation beyond COVID, feels Radhika Rao of DBS Group Research

DBS Research Group’s Radhika Rao feels that above-target revenue and strong nominal GDP are expected to help absorb the increase in spending, keeping FY22 deficit at -6.8 percent of GDP

Business

Satya Nadella dumps 50% of Microsoft shares in multiple tranches ahead of capital gains tax change

The Microsoft CEO offloaded about 840,000 shares for over $285 million, according to a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Business

Supreme Court defers hearing in Amazon-Future group case to 8 December over 'bulky documents'

The dispute between the two firms dates back to 2019 when the American retailer had made an investment in one of the Future group firms – Future Coupons Pvt Ltd

Business

Nykaa's parent company FSN E-Commerce Ventures makes stellar debut, stock lists at Rs 2,018 with 79% premium

The share opened at Rs 2,001 on the BSE, while the listing price on the National Stock Exchange was Rs 2,018

News & Analysis

'Version of digital transformation': Sundar Pichai on JioPhone Next launch

The JioPhone Next — billed as the world's most affordable smartphone and expected for a Diwali launch — is jointly developed by Reliance Jio and Google

India

Thirty months after launch, Moneycontrol Pro hits new milestone of 400,000 subscribers

We were able to achieve this feat due to the unwavering support and encouragement of our readers and subscribers

Business

RIL invests in Germany's Nexwafe, gets access to proprietary low-cost tech for PV-cell production

RIL intends to leverage NexWafe’s technology to set up giga-scale wafer manufacturing facilities in India, to serve the domestic and the global markets. Reliance and NexWafe have entered into an India Strategic Partnership Agreement for joint development and commercialisation at scale of high-efficiency, monocrystalline “green solar wafers”.

India

Punjab, Haryana farmers have begun burning crop stubble, show NASA satellite images

Stubble burning is a major contributor to air pollution in northern India, many cities in which are ranked among the world’s most polluted

Tech

JioPhone Next to be launched in time Diwali, delayed due do chip crisis and 'advanced testing'

Jio and Google said the companies have made 'considerable progress' towards launching the smartphone

Entertainment

Richa Chadha makes for a cool cop in new Voot Select thriller Candy

Voot Select has hit upon an interesting show that retains the dramatic tension for the most part of the eight episodes.