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How Tokenization Can Save You From Debit Or Credit Card Frauds

Dec 29, 2021 Pushpita Dey

Tokenization can ensure better security for both customers and digital payment platforms for transactions, believe fintech owners.

Will RBI Postpone ‘Tokenisation’ Process Due to Implementation Issues?

Dec 22, 2021 Meghna Maiti

The Merchant Payments Alliance of India (MPAI) and the Alliance of Digital India Foundation (ADIF) have requested RBI to postpone the implementation of the tokenisation process, citing operational challenges.

Credit Card EMIs Get Costlier; Middle-Class Shoppers Likely To Be Affected Most

Big-ticket purchases on EMIs will cost more as leading lenders add processing fees to the transaction. Young shoppers may defer purchase or opt for other options.

Four Insurance Benefits That Credit Cards Offer

Nov 11, 2021 Meghna Maiti

Credit cards often come with accident insurance, travel insurance, credit insurance, purchase protection, and life insurance .

HDFC Partners With PayTM For Reviving Credit Card Business

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

14 July, 2021

RBI Bars Mastercard From Adding New Customers In India From July 22

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The Reserve Bank of India barred Mastercard from onboarding new customers after the latter failed to comply with data storage norms.

30 January, 2021

Rama Mohan Rao Amara Takes Charge As New MD, CEO Of SBI Card


Ashwini Kumar Tewari, Managing Director, SBI welcomed Amara as the MD & CEO of SBI Card.

03 December, 2020

HDFC Barred From Adding Credit Card Customers After Power Outage


The direction comes in light of outages in the bank's internet banking and payment system over the past two years.

06 April, 2019

Unauthorized Groups On Facebook Run ‘Online Criminal Flea Market’ in US: Report

Outlook Web Bureau

74 spam Facebook groups have been discovered, that were involved in trading of stolen bank/ credit card information, account credentials, email spamming tools and services, with names such as ‘Spam Professional’ and ‘Hacker Professional.’

22 January, 2019

Mastercard Fined $647 Million By European Union In Anti-Trust Action

Outlook Web Bureau

The company did not dispute the fine, saying "Mastercard sees the closure of this anti-trust chapter as an important milestone for the company."


16 November, 2017

Centre May Withdraw Cheque Facility To Push Digital Transactions: CAIT Official

Outlook Web Bureau

Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) secretary general Praveen Khandelwal said the government needs to encourage use of debit and credit cards.

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.

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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz