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Telangana aims to make life sciences a $100 billion industry

Hyderabad, Feb 22 | Buoyed by the tremendous growth in the life sciences industry in Telangana amidst the pandemic over the last one...

K-pop tweets hit 6.7 billion in 2020: Twitter

Seoul, Feb 4 | K-pop related tweets remained in full force last year, reaching a new record of 6.7 billion, Twitter said on Thursday.The...

Apple crosses $100 billion in quarterly revenue for 1st time

Cupertino (California), Jan 28 | Riding on the stellar performance of iPhones, wearables and services in the festive December quarter, Apple has posted an...

Total FDI inflow of $58.37 billion received during Apr-Nov 2020

New Delhi, Jan 27 | India attracted a total FDI inflow of $58.37 billion during April to November 2020, an official statement said...

Cisco reaches deal to acquire Acacia for $4.5 billion

San Francisco, Jan 15 | Networking giant Cisco has agreed to acquire Acacia for $115 per share in cash, or approximately $4.5 billion.Acacia is...

Top Trump lawyer sued for $1.3 billion

Washington, Jan 9 | Sidney Powell, the lawyer who spearheaded outgoing US President Donald Trump's failed attempt to overturn the 2020 presidential election result,...

Upcoming Covid-19 lockdown in Israel to cost $2 billion: Central bank

Jerusalem, Jan 7 | The upcoming nationwide coronavirus lockdown in Israel will cost about $2 billion, the state's central bank said on Wednesday.The tightened...

Lockheed Martin acquires Aerojet Rocketdyne for $4.4 billion

New York, Dec 21 | Amid increasing competition in the space and defence sector in the US, America's largest defence contractor Lockheed Martin on...

Pine Labs raises fresh funding, valuation exceeds $2 billion

New Delhi, Dec 21 | Merchant commerce platform Pine Labs on Monday announced it has raised a fresh round of funding from Lone Pine...

China Cloud services spend exceeds $5 billion in Q3, Alibaba leads

Bengaluru, Nov 29 | Alibaba Cloud remained the leader in the China Cloud services market in Q3 with a 41 per cent market share...

At 12 billion, IoT connections to surpass non-IoT devices in 2020

New Delhi, Nov 20 | Of the 21.7 billion active connected devices worldwide, more than 11.7 billion (54 per cent) will be Internet of Things (IoT) device connections at the...

Mahira Sharma’s music video for Jass Manak’s Lehanga gets one billion...

Mumbai, Nov 18 | Mahira Sharma, of Bigg Boss 13 fame, is on cloud nine as her music video, Lehanga, has received one billion...

US govt seizes $1 billion worth Bitcoin from Dark Web

San Francisco, Nov 6 | The US Department of Justice has announced it seized a digital wallet containing roughly $1 billion in Bitcoin from...

Global wearable, TWS market to hit half a billion units in...

Bengaluru, Nov 2 | The global shipments of smartphone accessories -- wearable bands and TWS devices -- are expected to reach half a...

Water was formed 4.4 billion years ago on Mars: Study

Tokyo, Nov 1 | After analysing an ancient Martian meteorite, a team of Japanese researchers has revealed that water on the Red Planet originated...

Starlink project takes Musk’s SpaceX valuation to $100 billion

San Francisco, Oct 25 | Driven by its ambitious Starlink project, Elon Musk-run SpaceX has received a &100 billion valuation by US-based investment bank...

India’s forex reserves rise by over $5 billion

Mumbai, Oct 16 | India's foreign exchange reserves rose $5.867 billion during the week ended October 9.According to the Reserve Bank of India's weekly...

TECNO’s CAMON 16 to debut on Flipkart’s ‘Big Billion Days’

New Delhi, Oct 15 | With the festive season around the corner, TECNO on Thursday said its CAMON 16 smartphone will now...

Get instant cashback on Paytm during Flipkart ‘Big Billion Days’ (Ld)

Bengaluru, Oct 5 | Flipkart on Monday said that the customers during its 'Big Billion Days sale will get instant cashback to their Paytm...

Flipkart, Paytm offer instant caskback during ‘Big Billion Days’

Bengaluru, Oct 5 | Flipkart on Monday said that its partnership with Paytm will enable millions of users to conveniently pay through their Paytm...

Samsung Galaxy F series to debut on Flipkart’s Big Billion Day...

Gurugram, Sep 24 | Riding on its successful Galaxy 'M' series amid surge in online shopping, Samsung on Thursday announced a partnership with Flipkart...

Karthik Narain to lead $3 billion ‘Accenture Cloud First’ group

New York, Sep 17 | Global professional services company Accenture on Thursday announced the ‘Accenture Cloud First group with a $3 billion investment over...

Adobe posts record $3.23 billion sales in Q3 in tough times

San Francisco, Sep 16 | Riding on its growing Creative and Document Cloud business, Adobe has achieved record quarterly revenue of $3.23 billion in...

NVIDIA acquires chip maker Arm for $40 billion

San Francisco, Sep 14 | In one of the biggest tech deals, Graphics giant NVIDIA has confirmed it is acquiring SoftBank-owned UK chip maker...

India’s forex reserves rise to over $542 billion

Mumbai, Sep 11 | India's foreign exchange reserves rose by $582 million during the week ended September 4.According to the Reserve Bank of India's...

RIL among top 40 of world’s most valuable firms, first Indian...

New Delhi, Sep 10 | Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has entered the top 40 of worlds most valuable firms and becomes the first Indian...

Over 1.25 billion people visiting Facebook Watch every month

San Francisco, Sep 4 | Since its launch in 2018, Facebook Watch which is an on-demand service to discover videos across the social network...

Amazon to invest $18 billion this year to help SMBs grow

Seattle, Sep 2 | Amazon has announced to invest $18 billion this year to help small and medium businesses (SMBs) scale their operations and...

Tesla value hits $420 billion, Musk thanks hardworking team

San Francisco, Aug 28 | Elon Musk thanked his hardworking team at Tesla as the electric car makers market cap reached $420 billion which...

Jeff Bezos 1st person ever to be worth over $200 billion

San Francisco, Aug 27 | Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has become the first person ever whose net worth soared over $200...

82 km RRTS project gets $1 billion funding from ADB

New Delhi, Aug 18 | In a mega boost to the 82 km long Delhi-Ghaziabad-Meerut RRTS corridor, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Tuesday...

Apple could lose $28 billion if WeChat ban stays: Report

San Francisco, Aug 17 | The US ban on WeChat, a messaging, social media, and electronic payment application owned by the Chinese company Tencent...

Alphabet issues $5.75 billion worth sustainability bonds

San Francisco, Aug 4 | In a bid to support environmental and social initiatives worldwide, Google has issued $5.75 billion in sustainability bonds, the...

India’s agricultural exports can grow to USD 70 billion: Report

New Delhi, July 31 | India's agricultural exports could rise to $70 billion in the next few years, said a High Level Expert Group...

Lack of foreign tourists cost Italy $3.5 billion

Rome, July 27 | A lack of foreign tourists in Italy this month has cost the country more than 3 billion euros ($3.5 billion)...

India’s forex reserves rise by over $1.2 billion

Mumbai, July 24 | India's foreign exchange reserves increased by $1.275 billion, during the week ended July 17.According to the Reserve Bank of India's...

India’s forex reserves rise by over $3 billion

Mumbai, July 17 | India's foreign exchange reserves increased by $3.108 billion during the week ended July 10.According to the Reserve Bank of India's...

Blocked over 1 billion threats targeting Indian consumers: Quick Heal

Pune, July 13 | IT security company Quick Heal Technologies said it had detected and blocked over one billion known and unknown threats targeting...

Dhoni turns 39: Forget the sunset, relive the sun-kissed memories MSD...

By Pratik SagarNew Delhi, July 7 | Sourav Ganguly is widely credited with changing the face of Indian cricket. While that is a proven...

WHO to raise $31.3 billion against Covid-19

Geneva, June 27 | The World Health Organization (WHO) has said the WHO-led global response to Covid-19 needs $31.3 billion for therapeutics, vaccines and...

Wirecard ex-CEO arrested for missing $2.1 billion

London, June 23 | Markus Braun, the former CEO of scandal-hit digital payments firm Wirecard, has been arrested after the company confirmed that the...

GWM reaffirms phased investment of $1 billion in India

New Delhi, June 16 | Global SUV manufacturer GWM said on Tuesday that it has entered into an MoU with the Maharashtra government to...

Google detects 25 billion spammy pages daily in Search

San Francisco, June 10 | The automated Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based systems at Google are detecting around 25 billion spammy pages in Search every day,...

3 years on, Tendulkar looks back at ‘Sachin: A Billion Dreams’

Mumbai, May 26 | "Sachin: A Billion Dreams" released three years ago on this date, and cricket world's Master Blaster recalled how the...

American billionaires richer by $434 billion during the pandemic

New York, May 23 | As millions of US citizens lost their jobs in the Covid-19 pandemic, nations billionaires saw their net worth jump...

Bank of Japan allocates $279 billion for loans to SMEs

Tokyo, May 22 | The Bank of Japan (BoJ) on Friday announced a new loan scheme worth 30 trillion yen ($278 billion) to provide...

Microsoft to unify app development for 1 billion Windows 10 devices

San Francisco, May 21 | To help developers build apps for modern work using Microsoft 365 and Windows platforms, Microsoft has unveiled Project Reunion...

Barclays forecasts $20 billion current account surplus in FY21

New Delhi, May 19 | There may be a silver lining to the economic disruptions caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, as India is likely...

SoftBank Vision Fund posts record $17.7 billion loss

Tokyo, May 18 | Driven by fall in fair values of Uber, WeWork and its three affiliates in the fourth quarter primarily due to...

Amazon logs 26% revenue growth, to spend $4 billion on COVID-19...

Seattle, May 1 | Buoyed by the surge in demand as people stayed home owing to the pandemic globally, net sales increased 26 per...

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Addverb inaugurates Rs 74 cr robot-making facility in Noida

Noida, March 4 | Automation and robotics firm Addverb Technologies has inaugurated its Rs 75 crore manufacturing facility in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, that will...