Tag Archives: India

Mercedes-Benz E-Class Limited Edition Launched in India; Prices Start at 48.6 Lakh

Mercedes-Benz India today launched a new limited edition of the E-Class, tagged ‘Edition E’, which has been priced from 48.6 lakh to 60.1 Lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The new Edition E will also be available in 3 variants – E200, E250 and E350 CDI. While the E200 petrol is priced at 48.6 lakh, the diesel powered E250 and E350 CDI have ... Read More »

Moto E (Gen 2) Reportedly Receiving Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update in India

Motorola back in December confirmed that it will roll out the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to its Moto E (Gen 2) aka Moto E (2015) handset in select regions. The firm as per user reports has now started seeding the update to its budget device. According to some users (via Android Police), the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update has started rolling ... Read More »

Monsanto India Falls 4% as Competition Watchdog Orders Probe

Mumbai: Shares of agri-biotechnology major Monsanto India fell by 4 per cent today after fair trade regulator CCI ordered a detailed probe against its US-parent joint venture Mahyco Monsanto Biotech India Limited (MMBL). Finding prima-facie violation of competition law, CCI has ordered a detailed probe into alleged abuse of dominance by the Indian arm of the US-based genetically modified seed ... Read More »

Ferrari 488 GTB Launched in India; Priced at 3.88 Crore

Italian marque Ferrari has launched its 458 Italia successor in India today called the Ferrari 488 GTB. The 488 has been priced at 3.88 crore (ex-showroom, Delhi) and is now available to purchase from Ferrari dealerships in the country. Despite having made some famous cars over its illustrious past, the Prancing Horse began a new chapter in its life with ... Read More »

Honda Inaugurates New Facility in Gujarat to Strengthen ‘Make In India’ Resolve

Honda 2Wheelers has opened its 4th manufacturing facility in India in Gujarat. The state-of-the-art facility has been set up to only manufacture scooters and is expected to help start the next wave of economic development in and around Vithalpur which lies in the western state of Gujarat. The factory has been set up in a record time of 13 months. ... Read More »

Make In India Week Is Shaping the Future of the Indian Automobile Industry

The on-going Make In India Week had a sectoral seminar on opportunities in the automobile industry today at the MMRDA Grounds in Mumbai. The event, which began on 13th February, will finish tomorrow.At the automobile seminar, a host of industry leaders and experts from auto giants such as Tata, Mahindra and TVS spoke about how the booming Indian automobile industry ... Read More »

Apple Supplier Delta Electronics Plans to Quadruple Revenue From India

Taiwan-based Delta Electronics Inc expects to quadruple annual revenue from India over the next three years as it makes more power components in the country, in tune with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s push to develop industry. Boosted by the rollout of India’s 4G broadband network, the company aims to generate about $700 million (roughly Rs. 4,795 crores) in revenue from ... Read More »

Origin Access Now Available In India

A month after being made available in select countries like the US and Canada, Electronic Arts’ Origin Access service is now available in India. As we reported, it would follow the same pricing as the Xbox One version of the program known as EA Access. Simply put, Rs. 315 per month is what you’ll need to pay for access to ... Read More »

India Funding Roundup: A Student Micro-Lending Startup, Rentals Marketplace, and More

Buddy Bengaluru-based student micro-lending startup, Buddy, announced that it has raised a Pre Series-A funding round of $500,000 (roughly Rs. 3.4 crores) from Blume Ventures, TracxnLabs and other angels. Buddy enables college students to buy e-commerce products via short and long-term payment plans, and has partnerships with India’s largest e-commerce players including Flipkart, Amazon and Snapdeal. The startup started operations ... Read More »

India Amongst Fastest Growing Smartphone Markets in Asia Pacific: IDC

Nearly 103.6 million smartphones were shipped in India in 2015 – an increase of 28.8 percent as compared to 2014 – positioning India as one of the fastest growing smartphone markets in the Asia Pacific region, said a report on Tuesday. According to International Data Corporation’s (IDC) “Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker”, 25.6 million smartphones were shipped in India in the ... Read More »