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Amazon India Head Summoned By ED Over Future Group Deal Irregularities

Nov 28, 2021 Outlook Business Team

The ED is determining whether Amazon breached the Foreign Exchange Management Act in its Rs 1,431 crore deal to purchase a 49 per cent stake in Future Coupons Pvt Ltd in 2019.

48 Kg Marijuana Recovered From Amazon Delivery Executives In Visakhapatnam: CAIT

Nov 22, 2021 Outlook Business Team

The Confederation of All India Traders informed that in a separate development Madhya Pradesh police recovered another lot of 17 kg worth of marijuana from Amazon and its partners.

Chemicals For Making Bombs Used In Pulwama Terror Attack Were Sourced Through Amazon E-Commerce Portal: CAIT

CAIT National President B.C.Bhartia and Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal said as per reports the person arrested disclosed that he used his Amazon online shopping account to procure chemicals for making IEDs.

Amazon Executives Booked Under NDPS Act In Alleged Marijuana Sale In Madhya Pradesh

Nov 20, 2021 Outlook Business Team

In an official statement, the Bhind police stated that there was a contradiction in the replies of the Amazon executives and the evidence collected by them.

Amazon India Joins Hand With Four Organizations To Empower Women Entrepreneurs

"Amazon Saheli" program and the government bodies together assist and empower lakhs of women entrepreneurs associated with them from the four concerned states to register their business with Amazon India and access a wider market base.

15 November, 2021

Amazon India Says Alleged Sale Of Marijuana On Its Platform Will Be Investigated

Outlook Business Team

On Saturday, Bhind Police in Madhya Pradesh arrested two individuals with about 20 kg of contraband. The accused were allegedly operating the racket through a leading e-commerce firm, which received two-thirds of the profits generated.

13 October, 2021

This Is The Reason Why Amazon Is Again In Trouble In India

Outlook Business Team

Examining the company's internal emails, strategy papers and business plans reveal that the e-commerce giant exploited internal data from their website to make products of a similar kind. This was subsequently offered on the platform.

26 September, 2021

Amazon Akin To East India Company: RSS Linked Weekly

Outlook Web Desk

The RSS linked weekly Panchjanya has alleged that the e-commerce company Amazon paid crores of rupees as bribe for the favourable government policies.

23 September, 2021

Amazon Infuses Rs 450 Crore In Its India Digital Wallet Biz Ahead Of Festive Season

Outlook Business Team

The news follows a company announcement that it would create 110,000 seasonal job opportunities across its operations network, ahead of the festive season

23 September, 2021

Satyajeet Dubey: Before ‘Mumbai Diaries’ Even On OTT, I Was Being Offered Substandard Material

Prateek Sur

Bollywood actor Satyajeet Dubey talks to Outlook about why he delayed his OTT debut for so long, what went into ‘Mumbai Diaries’ and why he has a newfound respect for doctors and medical professionals after doing the show.

06 July, 2021

Kerala Witnesses Country's First Women Only Delivery Stations By Amazon India

Outlook Web Desk

The launch of these all-women delivery stations complements Amazon India's efforts to increase the opportunities for women in the logistics sector

Photo Gallery

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.

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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.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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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.

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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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