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Apple

India import hurdles hit Apple iPhone, Xiaomi devices from China

India’s tight control of quality clearances for electronic products from China slowed the import of Apple’s brand new iPhone version a month and held up other goods mad...

India Banned Apps

India bans another 43 mobile apps as it takes on China

India has banned another 43 smartphone apps, including Alibaba Group’s e-commerce app Aliexpress, in a new wave of web sanctions targeted at China after the acquaintancesR...

Streaming

India to regulate streaming services and online content

India’s federal government will regulate content on video streaming programs, including global services such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Walt Disney’s Hotstar, a...

Amazon

Amazon Prime makes live sports foray in India with cricket rights

Amazon.com’s Prime Video has stated that it has acquired the rights for broadcasting New Zealand Cricket games in India, marking the streaming agency’s first foray into...

WhatsApp

WhatsApp gets approval to launch payments feature in India

WhatsApp has obtained approval to roll out its obligations service in India starting with 20 million consumers, the nation’s flagship obligations processor has said, providin...

Facebook India

Facebook’s top India lobbyist Ankhi Das quits after content row

Facebook’s leading India lobbyist Ankhi Das has stopped, months after a newspaper report indicated the way the social media network regulated political content in its main ma...

Amazon

Has Amazon refused to appear before Indian parliamentary panel on data privacy?

Representatives of Amazon.com in India have refused to appear before a panel reviewing the nation’s privacy invoice , an Indian lawmaker has suggested, an allegation the US e...

UK Parliament

London Stock Exchange in talks with Indian tech firms to list overseas

The London Stock Exchange is in discussions with several Indian technology companies for their overseas stock listings, a senior executive for the British exchange told journalists...

Paytm

Paytm targets a million apps on its mini app store to take on Google

Alibaba-backed Indian FinTech firm Paytm is aiming to get a million apps onto its own “mini app store” by the first quarter of 2021, it said on Thursday, seeking to cha...

Hackers

Hacker group is running rampant across the Middle East

Saudi diplomats, Sikh separatists and Indian company executives are among those targeted by a group of hired hackers, according to research published by BlackBerry Corp.

Google

Google faces new antitrust case in India over abuse in smart TVs market

Google is facing a new antitrust case in India where the US tech giant is alleged to have abused its Android functioning system’s position from the wise television marketplac...

Paytm

Paytm and other Indian start-ups vow to fight ‘big daddy’ Google

Dozens of India’s leading tech start-ups, chafing at Google’s local dominance of key apps, are banding together to consider strategies to challenge the US tech giant, s...

Modi PM of India

Could India be planning to launch its own app store?

India is open to launching its own mobile app shop or enlarging an existing one if it receives sufficient demand from domestic firms for an alternative to Apple and Google platform...

Paytm

Paytm executive says India’s secondary listing plan would be undue burden

India’s potential plan to induce businesses to perform a secondary record on an Indian stock exchange should they opt to list on an overseas bourse would unfairly penalise In...