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TECNO SPARK 7 goes live for sale on Amazon

New Delhi, April 16 | TECNO, the global premium smartphone brand, on Friday announced that its all-new TECNO SPARK 7 smartphone is now available...

Amazon Prime hits 200M users globally: Bezos

New Delhi, April 16 | Amazon Prime has reached a user base of 200 million, according to the outgoing CEO Jeff Bezos, which is...

Amazon has to treat its employees better: Bezos

San Francisco, April 16 | In his final letter to shareholders, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has said that the company needs to do better...

Amazon launches $250 mn fund to support Indian startups

New Delhi, April 15 | E-commerce major Amazon on Thursday announced a $250 million fund -- Amazon Smbhav Venture Fund -- to invest in...

Amazon Prime Music launches podcasts for users in India

New Delhi, April 14 | Amazon Prime Music on Wednesday launched podcasts in India that are available to all Prime members at no additional...

Amazon India to cover Covid-19 vaccine cost for 10 lakh people

New Delhi, April 12 | As individuals above 45 years of age in the country can now get Covid-19 vaccines, Amazon India on Monday...

iQOO, Amazon partner to launch flagship smartphone in India

New Delhi, April 12 | Chinese behemoth BBK Group's smartphone brand iQOO on Monday announced that it has partnered with Amazon India for it's...

Mozilla Firefox ends support for Amazon Fire TV, Echo Show

New Delhi, April 11 | Mozilla Firefox browser has announced to end support for Amazon Fire TV and Echo Show devices from April 30.According...

Amazon workers vote against Alabama union drive

San Francisco, April 9 | Amazon appears to have defeated a major union drive as preliminary tally on Friday suggests that workers at a...

Driven exports worth $3B, created 1M jobs in India: Amazon

Bengaluru, April 8 | Providing a glimpse of its growth in the India market, Amazon on Thursday said that it has digitised 25 lakh...

Amazon retaliated against activist employees: Labour board

San Francisco, April 6 | The National Labour Relations Board (NLRB) in the US has found that Amazon retaliated against two of its employees...

Asteroid that eliminated dinosaur gave rise to Amazon rainforest

New York, April 5 | The asteroid impact that wiped out dinosaurs from Earth also gave birth to the Amazon rainforest, says a new...

Amazon offers rare apology over drivers ‘peeing in bottles’

San Francisco, April 3 | Amazon has issued a rare apology regarding allegations over exploitative working conditions at its facilities, including forcing exhausted workers...

Commuters can now recharge Delhi Metro card with Amazon Pay

New Delhi, March 31 | Amazon Pay on Wednesday announced the launch of Delhi Metro Smart Card recharge on Amazon.in.Customers using the Delhi Metro...

Amazon acquires Indian retail tech firm Perpule

Bengaluru, March 31 | Amazon Technologies has acquired Bengaluru-based retail tech startup Perpule's cloud-based point-of-sale asset called Ultra POS.Perpule's Ultra POS is a fully...

Amazon launches ‘AWS Space Accelerator’ for startups

San Francisco, March 31 | Amazon Web Services (AWS) has launched "Space Accelerator", a four-week business support programme to help space startups grow.The programme...

US FDA authorises Amazon’s Covid-19 test kit

San Francisco, March 27 | Ecommerce giant Amazon has received the emergency use authorisation (EUA) from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for...

Amazon denies workers ‘pee in bottles’ amid mounting evidence

San Francisco, March 26 | Amid a mounting evidence of allegedly ill-treating its low-paid workers, Amazon has denied exploitative working conditions at its facilities,...

Amazon asks India not to change rules till probe is complete:...

New Delhi, March 25 | Amazon has asked the Indian government not to change e-commerce foreign investment rules until investigations into its business practices...

Amazon asks India not to change rules till probe is complete:...

New Delhi, March 25 | Amazon has asked the Indian government not to change e-commerce foreign investment rules until investigations into its business practices...

Amazon names Adam Selipsky as new AWS head

San Francisco, March 24 | Amazon has appointed Salesforce executive Adam Selipsky as new head of its Cloud computing arm Amazon Web Services (AWS).Selipsky...

Amazon ‘threatened’ US warehouse workers amid pandemic

San Francisco, March 23 | An investigation by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in the US has found that Amazon allegedly threatened and...

Amazon.in announces Fab Phones Fest

New Delhi, March 22 | Amazon.in on Monday announced the Fab Phones Fest bringing together a host of deals and offers on a range...

US FTC slaps $2M fine on Amazon work from home scammer

San Francisco, March 20 | The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has permanently banned an alleged work-from-home scammer from selling or promoting business opportunities,...

Amazon, Flipkart among foreign entities hell bent on destroying India’s retail...

New Delhi, March 18 | The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) in a letter sent to Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal has...

Amazon to co-produce Akshay Kumar’s ‘Ram Setu’

Mumbai, March 17 | The OTT giants Amazon Prime are foraying into film production, and the first film to be co-produced by the banner...

Amazon’s hackathon to boost developers, software engineers

Bengaluru, March 16 | Amazon India on Tuesday launched the 'Amazon Smbhav - Build for India' Hackathon to bring the community of developers together...

Amazon ordered to shut facility in Canada as Covid surges

Toronto, March 14 | A Canadian public health authority has ordered retail and e-commerce behemoth Amazon to shut one of its fulfilment centres owing...

Amazon’s Prime Video app to get shuffle button for TV shows

San Francisco, March 13 | To address a unique breed of binger-watchers, Amazon is updating its Prime Video app on Android where they can...

Amazon leads connected TV devices market in Q4, Samsung 2nd

Seoul, March 10 | Samsung Electronics was relegated to the runner-up spot in the market for connected TV devices, which includes smart TVs, streamers...

‘Local shops on Amazon’ gets over 50K retailers onboard

New Delhi, March 7 | E-commerce major Amazon's programme to get onboard small retailers and neighborhood stores, 'Local shops on Amazon', has expanded its...

Amazon India, UN Women partner to launch special storefront

Bengaluru, March 5 | Tech giant Amazon India on Friday announced a collaboration with UN Women to launch a special International Women's Day (IWD)...

Amazon’s GameOn app now available on iOS

San Francisco, March 3 | After launching the GameOn app on Android devices back in November 2020, Amazon has expanded the mobile streaming-centric app...

Indian mobile retailers’ body slams Amazon, phone vendors

New Delhi, March 2 | The All India Mobile Retailers Association (AIMRA) has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, stressing that Amazon's...

Amazon manager alleges race bias at workplace

San Francisco, March 2 | A senior-level manager at Amazon has filed a lawsuit against the tech giant, alleging race and gender discrimination at...

Amazon Fashion introduces New Spring Summer’21 Styles

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANSlife) As we resume normalcy with caution, it is also the right time to rediscover fashion trends and add...

Amazon Prime India chief records statement on ‘Tandav’

Lucknow, Feb 23 | Aparna Purohit, the country head of Amazon Prime that streamed controversial web series "Tandav", recorded her statement at the Hazratganj...

Amazon deploys 100 Mahindra EVs in India

New Delhi, Feb 23 | Amazon India on Tuesday said it has deployed nearly 100 Mahindra Treo Zor three-wheelers in seven cities in the...

Amazon India’s 2nd ‘Smbhav’ summit to be held virtually on Apr...

Bengaluru, Feb 22 | Amazon India on Monday announced that it will host the second edition of 'Amazon Smbhav' during April 15-18, 2021.A company...

SC notice on Amazon plea seeking interim relief on Rs 24,713Cr...

New Delhi, Feb 22 | The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice on a plea by Amazon seeking interim relief challenging a High Court...

SC on Amazon: Proceedings before NCLT not to culminate in sanction...

New Delhi, Feb 22 | The Supreme Court has sought a response from Future Retail Limited in plea by Amazon Investment Holdings challenging the...

ED to examine documents to see if Amazon dodged regulators

New Delhi, Feb 19 | Spelling more trouble for e-commerce giant Amazon, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) will examine its documents over allegations that it...

Amazon acquires e-commerce enabler Selz

San Francisco, Feb 17 | Amazon has quietly acquired Selz, an Australia-based e-commerce platform that helps businesses to have their own online stores."We have...

Amazon to make Fire TV stick, other devices in India

New Delhi, Feb 16 | E-commerce and technology major Amazon will soon start manufacturing of its electronics products including the 'Fire TV' stick in...

Several websites found selling fake Amazon reviews

London, Feb 16 | Several websites are selling fake reviews for goods sold on Amazon Marketplace, according to UK-based consumer group Which?Cost of the...

Regional outreach: Amazon launches seller services in Marathi

Bengaluru, Feb 14 | Expanding its regional network among sellers, e-commerce major Amazon on Sunday announced that sellers will be able to register...

Amazon ‘Apple Days’ sales offer deals on iPhone 12 Mini, others

Bengaluru, Feb 13 | Amazon India is offering a host of deals and offers on the latest iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 11 Pro...

Amazon sues NY Attorney General over Covid norms

New York, Feb 13 | In an unusual move, Amazon has filed a lawsuit against New York Attorney General Letitia James...

Amazon moves SC against Future-Reliance Retail deal

New Delhi, Feb 11 | E-commerce giant Amazon has moved the Supreme Court against the Future-Reliance Retail deal.On February 8, the Delhi High Court...

Amazon loses bid to stop union vote at US warehouse

San Francisco, Feb 6 | Amazon's bid to postpone a union vote at a warehouse in the US state of Alabama has been rejected...

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Airtel Payments Bank increases day-end balance limit to Rs 2 lakh

New Delhi, April 18 | In line with the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) guidelines, Airtel Payments Bank on Sunday announced that it has...