• ELECTRONICS
    MIRC Electronics zooms 44% in two days post Q1 results

    MIRC Electronics has hit the upper circuit for the second straight day, up 20% at Rs 24.16 on BSE after the company on Wednesday reported nearly four-fold jump in net profit at Rs 4.50 crore in June quarter (Q1FY18). The company engaged in consumer electronics business had reported a profit of Rs 1.16 crore in a year ago […]

  • COUPONS
    Like using that drug coupon? Its days may be numbered

    Co-pay coupons offered by drug makers are controversial. Where patients see a way to reduce or eliminate the out-of-pocket cost of their medications, health plans see a menace that pushes patients to take more expensive drugs. The issue has prompted U.S. government scrutiny, led federal health programs to bar those they insure from using the […]

  • ALL DEALS
    Xiaomi India Claims It Sold Half a Million Smartphones in 3 Days

    Xiaomi India Claims It Sold Half a Million Smartphones in 3 Days HIGHLIGHTS The company sold Xiaomi and Redmi devices during the festive season sales The Redmi 3S was the top-selling product on Flipkart Last month, the Redmi Note 3 became the bestselling online phone in India The October festive sales in the country have […]

  • ALL DEALS
    MF redemption process takes 1-3 days based on type of fund

    iStockPhoto I have lost a lot of money in stock trading in the past and so I am sceptical of mutual funds (MFs). How do I invest in MFs but still keep the risk at bay? I have a goal of my 5-year-old daughter’s higher education. —Prakash Anthony For a regular investor, MFs offer two […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Early Days, however Apple Pay Struggles Outside US

    HIGHLIGHTS Apple Pay has met resistance in Australia, Britain and Canada. Customers complained the use of Apple Pay turned into no longer as seamless as neighborhoodservices. Humans wouldn’t switch banks just to access one characteristic. More than 18 months after Apple Pay took america with the aid of hurricane, the cellphone giant has made only […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale Day 4: What’s on Offer

    It’s the fourth day of the Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale, and while the madness of day 3 might be behind us, there are still plenty of deals on popular electronics. Friday’s best offers include deals on tablets, audio equipment, laptops, and more. But before we get into the deals, here are some tips: 1) […]

  • NEWS
    Uber will beat Ola within the next 30 days: Eric Alexander

    Uber has grown at almost 40% month-over-month in India, says Alexander. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint Eric Alexander, president of business in Asia for Uber Inc. talks about surpassing rival Ola in terms of market share in India, learnings from different global markets and about Uber’s strategy to partner with local companies to perform better locally. Edited […]

  • ALL DEALS
    Flipkart’s Big Shopping Days Sale: What’s On Offer

    Flipkart’s second ‘Big Shopping Days’ sale of the year has kicked off, where the online marketplace is offering discounts on smartphones, tablets, and other gadgets. In addition to these deals, consumers shopping on Flipkart until Wednesday can also get an additional 10 percent extra discount on every purchase made via State Bank of India (SBI) […]