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Sankalp Phartiyal

KKR sees India benefiting from U.S-China trade war

12 Dec 2018

MUMBAI India can benefit from the trade tensions between the United States and China, Henry Kravis, co-chief of KKR & Co Inc said on Wednesday, but he also said the country needed to cut back on red tape to attract more investment.

In biggest Indian IT deal, HCL Tech to buy $1.8 billion of IBM software

08 Dec 2018

MUMBAI/BENGALURU HCL Technologies will buy some software assets from U.S.-based IBM Corp for $1.8 billion, the companies said on Friday, marking the largest purchase ever by an Indian IT services firm.

Government meets with WhatsApp over tracing of fake news: source

07 Dec 2018

MUMBAI Indian tech ministry officials met with senior WhatsApp executives this week to ask the Facebook Inc unit to start tracing the origins of misinformation spread through its messaging platform, a senior government official said on Friday.

WhatsApp hires Ezetap's Abhijit Bose to be its India head

22 Nov 2018

MUMBAI Facebook-owned WhatsApp said on Wednesday it had hired Abhijit Bose, the co-founder and chief executive of Indian mobile payments firm Ezetap, to be the head of its operations in India, its biggest market by users.

Myntra-Jabong CEO Ananth Narayanan denies he is quitting

16 Nov 2018

MUMBAI The chief of Flipkart Group's Myntra-Jabong fashion business on Friday denied a media report that he will quit after a reshuffle in the ranks following the ouster of group CEO Binny Bansal.

Smartphones emerge as bright spot for Indian manufacturing

25 Oct 2018

NOIDA, India Smartphone-maker Lava is a small player in India's booming mobile communications industry, but it has become a poster child for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious effort to make India a global hub for electronics manufacturing. | Video

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Wipro sees challenges in U.S healthcare amid Obamacare uncertainties

25 Oct 2018

* Q2 net profit down 13.8 percent after $75 mln one-off charge

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