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Flipkart shareholders barring SoftBank Group agree to sell stake to US retail giant Walmart
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Flipkart shareholders barring SoftBank Group agree to sell stake to US retail giant Walmart

Key shareholders of Indian e-commerce player Flipkart have reportedly agreed to sell their stake to US retail giant Walmart.

Walmart could seal Flipkart deal by end June to mark US retail giant’s biggest acquisition of an online business
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Walmart could seal Flipkart deal by end June to mark US retail giant’s biggest acquisition of an online business

Walmart Inc is likely to reach a deal to buy a majority stake in Indian e-commerce player Flipkart by the end of June in what could be the US retail giant’s biggest acquisition of an online business

Walmart wants control of Flipkart; US retail giant completes due diligence for acquisition
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Walmart wants control of Flipkart; US retail giant completes due diligence for acquisition

Walmart completed a thorough due diligence process on e-commerce firm Flipkart this week as US retail giant looks to take a control of Indian company

Visionaries or 'employeepreneurs'? India's tech unicorns hide weaknesses that deserve a hard look
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Visionaries or 'employeepreneurs'? India's tech unicorns hide weaknesses that deserve a hard look

Do post-1991 tech startups rooted in India deserve a treatment similar to what post-1947 steel or cement makers received?

Flipkart investors, employees trimming stakes as part of $2.5 billion SoftBank deal
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Flipkart investors, employees trimming stakes as part of $2.5 billion SoftBank deal

Employees and ex-employees can tender their shares back to Flipkart at slightly more than $85, sources said. The transaction will leave Tiger Global and the Vision Fund each with roughly 20 percent stakes in Flipkart.

Ola raises $1.1 bn from investors led by Tencent Holdings, in talks for another $1 bn
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Ola raises $1.1 bn from investors led by Tencent Holdings, in talks for another $1 bn

Ola and Uber are locked in an intense battle for leadership in the Indian market and have pumped in millions of dollars in driver incentives and discounted rides for customers

ShopClues to enter the unboxed and refurbished electronics category with focus on tier-III and IV towns
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ShopClues to enter the unboxed and refurbished electronics category with focus on tier-III and IV towns

With a focus on the re-new gadgets category, ShopClues is structuring the massive opportunity around unboxed and refurbished electronics

Flipkart may be flipped: Indian policy-makers and regulators must wake up to Amazon's dominance tricks
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Flipkart may be flipped: Indian policy-makers and regulators must wake up to Amazon's dominance tricks

A new-new economy needs a new-new approach to global trade wars and regulation. Is the Narendra Modi government aware and awake?

Amazon wins government approval to stock and sell food groceries in India
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Amazon wins government approval to stock and sell food groceries in India

Amazon confirmed winning government approval for its plan to sell food products, but it declined to provide further details.

Snapdeal files police case against former management of local logistics firm for fraud
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Snapdeal files police case against former management of local logistics firm for fraud

Indian online retailer Snapdeal has filed a police complaint against some former directors and former management of a local logistics company, in which it owns a stake, accusing them of defrauding the company of 3.57 billion rupees ($55.37 million), a police report showed.

Snapdeal may not fit into Flipkart's biz strategy, but 3 other options Kunal Bahl can look into
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Snapdeal may not fit into Flipkart's biz strategy, but 3 other options Kunal Bahl can look into

Bahl and chief operating officer and co-founder Rohit Bansal can take cold comfort from the fact that Sachin and Binny Bansal are in not much of a better position at Flipkart, where hedge fund Tiger Global is calling the shots

Snapdeal weighs sale to Flipkart, but company board not convinced on terms of deal
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Snapdeal weighs sale to Flipkart, but company board not convinced on terms of deal

SoftBank has been looking to push other investors such as Kalaari Capital and Nexus Venture Partners to get their approvals, but wasn't successful in convincing them

Sandeep Aggarwal, Co-founder of ShopClues accuses his wife for pushing him out
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Sandeep Aggarwal, Co-founder of ShopClues accuses his wife for pushing him out

ShopClues' Co-founder, Sandeep Aggarwal took to Facebook yesterday accusing his wife and co-founder Radhika Aggarwal of pushing him out of the company.

Flipkart seeks $1 bn in latest round, looks at valuation above $10 bn
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Flipkart seeks $1 bn in latest round, looks at valuation above $10 bn

Some funds that have invested in Flipkart have recently slashed the value of their holdings, media reports have said, citing securities filings

Infosys row: Murthy's questions are needed to build an equitable corporate India
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Infosys row: Murthy's questions are needed to build an equitable corporate India

For now, at least, the Infosys board and CEO Vishal Sikka agree with the founder and have aligned completely with the sharply and deeply articulated values by Murthy

Flipkart: Did constant valuation mark-downs triggered Kalyan Krishnamurthy's elevation?
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Flipkart: Did constant valuation mark-downs triggered Kalyan Krishnamurthy's elevation?

A senior Flipkart executive said this week's management restructuring was on the cards from the day Krishnamurthy joined Flipkart

Tiger eats Flipkart: Indian startups must learn that funding always comes at a heavy cost
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Tiger eats Flipkart: Indian startups must learn that funding always comes at a heavy cost

Recently-appointed Flipkart CEO, Kalyan Krishnamurthy seems a specialist, who comes with his special set of skills from the Lee Pixel army and knows the ins and outs of e-commerce like nobody else

Flipkart names Kalyan Krishnamurthy as CEO; here's a look at Flipkart's journey since 2007
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Flipkart names Kalyan Krishnamurthy as CEO; here's a look at Flipkart's journey since 2007

What started off as an ecommerce site which was renowned for selling books are discounted rates, Flipkart has a come a long way. Here is a look at Flipkart's journey from its founding days to date.

Morgan Stanley cuts Flipkart valuation by a steep 38% to just $5.54 bn
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Morgan Stanley cuts Flipkart valuation by a steep 38% to just $5.54 bn

Flipkart is reportedly taking measures to cut costs by around 30 percent.