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CCI orders anti-trust probe against Flipkart and Amazon for deep discounting, preferential listing
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CCI orders anti-trust probe against Flipkart and Amazon for deep discounting, preferential listing

Fair trade regulator CCI on Monday ordered a probe against e-commerce majors Flipkart and Amazon for alleged malpractices

CCI orders investigation against Maruti Suzuki for alleged resale price maintenance arrangement with dealers
Business

CCI orders investigation against Maruti Suzuki for alleged resale price maintenance arrangement with dealers

The allegations prima-facie reveal a fit case for investigation in respect of the alleged resale price maintenance arrangement put in place by Maruti Suzuki India upon its dealers in contravention of competition norms.

Huawei has filed a lawsuit to fight US govt's ban on use of its products
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Huawei has filed a lawsuit to fight US govt's ban on use of its products

Ban affecting more than 1,200 suppliers and threatens 3 billion end customers in 170 countries says Huawei legal officer

Domestic carriers may need Rs 35,000 cr capital in 3-4 years to bring down high-debt levels: Icra
Business

Domestic carriers may need Rs 35,000 cr capital in 3-4 years to bring down high-debt levels: Icra

In order to contain further losses, the domestic carriers have resorted to several measures, which include among others, rationalisation of non-fuel costs, network review,

9 Months | Season 3 | Toddler Schooling Part 2
9 Months

9 Months | Season 3 | Toddler Schooling Part 2

Important questions on preschool, schooling, home-schooling, education boards, nutrition in school, extracurricular activities and much more are dealt with.

China's Didi Chuxing will begin its services in Australia against its US rival, Uber
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China's Didi Chuxing will begin its services in Australia against its US rival, Uber

Didi started expanding outside Asia in Mexico earlier this year and has said globalisation is a core strategy.

Indian-American Karthik Nemmani spells 'koinonia' to become Scripps National Spelling Bee champion
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Indian-American Karthik Nemmani spells 'koinonia' to become Scripps National Spelling Bee champion

Karthik Nemmani, a 14-year-old Indian-American boy, won the Scripps national spelling bee on Friday. Karthik is the 14th consecutive Indian-American winner.

Reliance's Jio Phone has built expectations; to deliver it should stay away from hidden charges
Business

Reliance's Jio Phone has built expectations; to deliver it should stay away from hidden charges

The company should sail through if it continues in the same vein. But if it bundles even a single offering that the subscriber has not asked for and charges for it, it can hurt the customer expectations

MTNL CMD P.K Purwar confirms that merger with BSNL is desirable as competition increases
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MTNL CMD P.K Purwar confirms that merger with BSNL is desirable as competition increases

The merger of BSNL and MTNL is "desirable" for operational synergy and even the fiercely- competitive telecom market necessitates such a combination for a stronger pan-India play.

Microsoft offers concession to antitrust regulators over $26 billion deal with LinkedIn
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Microsoft offers concession to antitrust regulators over $26 billion deal with LinkedIn

Microsoft has offered concessions to EU antitrust regulators over its $26 billion bid for social network LinkedIn, the European Commission said on Wednesday, as the U.S. software company seeks to allay concerns over its largest ever deal.

Competing on social media improves fitness levels dramatically
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Competing on social media improves fitness levels dramatically

Start competing with your peers on online health programmes, researchers say. Their study found that social media competition can dramatically increase people's fitness.

Google and Apple hinder app competition says Japan government advisory panel
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Google and Apple hinder app competition says Japan government advisory panel

Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google engage in practices that undermine competition in the smartphone app market, an advisory panel to Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry alleged on Thursday.

Project Mudra wins Conquest 2016, the international startup challenge by BITS Pilani
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Project Mudra wins Conquest 2016, the international startup challenge by BITS Pilani

BITS Pilani organised Conquest 2016, an international startup challenge in association with DCB Bank. The competition concluded this Sunday at ITC Maurya, New Delhi as "Project Mudra" bagged the top spot at the spot followed by "Comfort Products".

Russia fines Google $6.7 million for violating competition law
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Russia fines Google $6.7 million for violating competition law

Russia's anti-monopoly watchdog said on Thursday it has fined technology giant Google 438 million rubles ($6.7 million) for violating competition law.

Plans for self-driving and electric cars by 2020 in China
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Plans for self-driving and electric cars by 2020 in China

An automotive venture backed by China tech giant Tencent aims to launch an electric self-driving car before 2020, entering a crowded field dominated by US-based Tesla, the chief executive told Reuters on Tuesday.

Exclusive interview: Data centre player Netmagic to invest Rs 2,500 crore in next 3 years
Business

Exclusive interview: Data centre player Netmagic to invest Rs 2,500 crore in next 3 years

In an exclusive interview with Firstpost, Sunil Gupta, president and COO, Netmagic, talks about the new data centre, competition, and investments.

Here's what the world's ugliest dog looks like and the competition that lost to him
Life

Here's what the world's ugliest dog looks like and the competition that lost to him

Here are some of the contestants at the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair on Friday in Petaluma, California.

Humanity is ultimate religion, says Muslim girl after winning competition on Gita
Mumbai

Humanity is ultimate religion, says Muslim girl after winning competition on Gita

In a written competition that tests your knowledge about the Bhagwad Gita, a Mumbai-based Muslim girl came out as the winner.

Amazon Cloud Drive takes on Google, Dropbox with unlimited storage plans
Business

Amazon Cloud Drive takes on Google, Dropbox with unlimited storage plans

The company has announced unlimited cloud storage with Amazon Cloud Drive — two new storage plans for customers to store their photos, videos, movies, music, and files.