In this section, we recapitulate all the action from the world of business, finance and national economics from today
RBI had instituted an eight-month ban on HDFC from issuing new credit cards in December 2020, the move is aimed at reviving the lost ground due to the ban
Zomato IPO was oversubscribed 4.8 times on the second day on Thursday as retail investors continued to pour in bids.
Paytm had recently announced that it has achieved over 1.2 billion monthly transactions led by the massive growth in offline payments and financial services.
Users can now collect stickers of cricket stars as they pay digitally for their mobile bills, recharges, buying groceries or money transfers. Once they have a complete set, they can redeem it for cashback up to Rs 1,000, a statement said.
Google has been found guilty of abuse of dominant position and unfair trade practices by the European Commission, same could happen in India.
With IPL 2020 starting Saturday, the war between fantasy cricket operators is hotting up and could turn dirty in future
Google removed Paytm from the Play Store hours after the search engine said that it does not allow apps facilitating sports betting and will remove such apps from the Play Store.
Sonia Dhawan has joined as Vice President - Corporate Communications at Paytm's gaming arm Gamepind Entertainment.
Paytm, owned by One97 Communications Private Limited, will pay the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) a whopping Rs 3.8 crore per international match, a 58 per cent increase
As Paytm asks for a one-time password (OTP) for a transaction, they used to call the victims and convince them that the OTP number was required for making payments, police said.
The Noida Police on Monday had arrested three Paytm employees-- Dhawan, her husband Rupak Jain and Devendra Kumar, an employee at the company's administration department for allegedly trying to blackmail the e-wallet giant's founder and extort Rs 20 crore.
A fourth accused Rohit Chomal, a Kolkata resident, who is believed to have made the extortion calls from Thailand, is on the run.
The trio, including Sharma's secretary, a woman who allegedly masterminded the extortion bid, had threatened to leak the data to cause the firm loss and dent its image.
It will carry out most banking operations like accepting deposits but can't advance loans or issue credit cards.
Berkshire is pumping in about Rs 2,500 crore into Paytm, as per sources.
The acquisition will help One97 Communications, which operates the Paytm brand, in further enhancing its user and merchant interfaces, Paytm said in a statement.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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