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    Over 180 Million Indians Watch YouTube On Mobile Monthly

    Earlier this month, YouTube had released a data on the time people spend on the platform globally - one billion hours every day. When it comes to India-specific numbers, YouTube released some App Annie numbers which show that mobile is the preferred medium for Indians as over 180 million Indians are watching YouTube every month on mobile.Watch time in India has grown 400 per cent year on...

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    Bharti Airtel Sells 10% Stake In Tower Unit To KKR, Canada Pension For Over Rs 6,190 Crore

    Bharti Airtel said it sold a 10.3 per cent stake in its telecom tower unit Bharti Infratel to US. private equity firm KKR & Co LP and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) for more than Rs 6,190 crore ($952.75 million).Bharti Airtel sold 190 million shares in Infratel to KKR and CPPIB at Rs 325 apiece, the country's top telecom operator...

    • 2 hrs ago
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    Uber Diversity Report Shows Shortage Of Women, Minorities

    Uber Technologies Inc released its first diversity report on Tuesday, showing that women and non-white employees are underrepresented at the ride-services company - just as they are at many other technology firms.Uber released the information after a series of revelations about its culture and business tactics that have incited calls for consumers to boycott the company and changes in...

    • 8 hrs ago
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    CISF Deployed At Reliance IT Park In Navi Mumbai

    A squad of about 190 CISF commandos on Tuesday took over security of the Navi Mumbai-based Reliance Corporate IT Park as part of an armed cover against terror and other sabotage threats to the facility.The Union Home Ministry recently sanctioned the deployment of the central paramilitary force at the facility after a security audit and survey in this regard was recently concluded.A ceremonial...

    • 9 hrs ago
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    Air India Hardens Stand On Gaikwad, Cancels Two Tickets

    Hardening its stand further against Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad, Air India on Tuesday cancelled two tickets booked by him on Delhi-bound flights, days after domestic carriers barred him from flying on their aircraft for assaulting an AI staffer.Gaikwad booked a seat on flight AI 806 from Mumbai to Delhi for tomorrow earlier today through his staff which was promptly cancelled by the...

    • 9 hrs ago
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    Monsanto Loses Legal Battle With Indian Seed Producer

    Monsanto lost a legal battle with one of India's biggest seed producers over a contract dispute on Tuesday, and was ordered to restore a licensing agreement and cut royalty charges.The U.S. company's joint venture Mahyco Monsanto Biotech (MMB) took Hyderabad-based Nuziveedu Seeds Ltd to court in 2015, claiming patent infringements and accusing the Indian company of continuing to use...

    • 9 hrs ago
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    Nissan To Speed Up Its Indian Operation

    Japanese auto major Nissan Motor has been in India for quite some time but is yet to make an impact in the passenger vehicle market as it has in other markets. The car-maker rather is more successful in using India as an export hub than increasing its presence in the domestic market.At present, it has a market share of a little under 2 per cent between its two brands - Nissan and Datsun. Nissan wants to...

    • 9 hrs ago
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    What Is Up Uday Kotak's Sleeve?

    Uday Kotak has called for a press conference on Wednesday (March 29) and the buzz is that the banker could announce an acquisition either in a bank or non-banking finance company. The announcement is likely to be done after the market hours at around 3.30 pm.Uday Kotak has often shied away from calling for press conferences apart from the customary results announcement every quarter. Lately, speculation has been...

    • 15 hrs ago
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    Sensex Rebounds 172 Points On Global Cues, Nifty Reclaims 9,100

    A day after extensive profit- booking, the benchmark Sensex staged a smart recovery by 172.37 points to close at 29,409.52 on fresh spell of buying activity as global peers anxiety subsided over US President Donald Trump's failure to push healthcare bill.Asian and European rose today after earlier losses, as investors dismissed the defeat of US President on healthcare and...

    • 16 hrs ago
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    Govt To Use Regional-based Model To Consolidate Public-sector Banks: Banks Board Bureau Chief Vinod Rai

    India plans to adopt a regional-based model for consolidating its bloated public-sector banks, the chairman of its Banks Board Bureau said on Tuesday (March 28)."We have to plan a model for consolidation which will be region-based so that we have a few strong banks in the west, north, south and east," Vinod Rai said. "That will...

    • 18 hrs ago

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