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Netflix, local rival Hotstar to censor content in India - sources

16 Jan 2019

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI Netflix Inc and home-grown rival Hotstar plan to adopt self-regulation guidelines for content streamed on their platforms in India in an effort to prevent potential government censorship, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Exclusive: India's e-commerce curbs could hit online sales by $46 billion by 2022 - PwC draft analysis

16 Jan 2019

NEW DELHI India's new foreign investment restrictions for its e-commerce sector, which includes giants such as Amazon.com Inc and Walmart-owned Flipkart, could reduce online sales by $46 billion by 2022, according to a draft analysis from global consultants PwC seen by Reuters.

Samsung to launch India-first smartphones to counter Chinese rivals

13 Jan 2019

MUMBAI Samsung plans to launch a budget smartphone series in India ahead of a global release, aiming to regain ground ceded to Chinese rivals such as Xiaomi in the world's second-biggest mobile phone market.

India's Infosys raises revenue guidance, but third-quarter profit misses estimate

11 Jan 2019

BENGALURU/MUMBAI Infosys Ltd, India's second-biggest IT services company, on Friday raised its revenue growth forecast on the back of robust demand for its core services as well as its latest digital offerings from its Western clients.

Tata Consultancy highlights strong deal pipeline, after record quarter

10 Jan 2019

MUMBAI Tata Consultancy Services Ltd , India's top software services exporter, on Thursday reported a record quarterly profit helped by gains in its key banking, financial services and insurance (BSFI) division and said it was well positioned for 2019 with a strong pipeline of client orders.

Exclusive: Foxconn to begin assembling top-end Apple iPhones in India in 2019 - source

27 Dec 2018

MUMBAI/DELHI Apple Inc will begin assembling its top-end iPhones in India through the local unit of Foxconn as early as 2019, the first time the Taiwanese contract manufacturer will have made the product in the country, according to a source familiar with the matter. | Video

REFILE-India tightens e-commerce rules, likely to hit Amazon, Flipkart

27 Dec 2018

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI, Dec 26 India will ban e-commerce companies such as Amazon.com and Walmart -owned Flipkart Group from selling products from companies in which they have an equity interest.

World News

As shutdown lingers, Pelosi pushes Trump to delay State of Union speech

With the partial U.S. government shutdown now in its 26th day, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday urged President Donald Trump to reschedule his State of the Union address - a move that could deny him the opportunity to use the pageantry of the speech to attack Democrats in their own chamber over the impasse.