Oh shit! Police say rodents steal marijuana stash worth $500K

Oh shit!  Police say rodents steal marijuana stash worth 0K

Lord help us if they get the munchies. Colonies of rats scurried their way through an Indian police warehouse, eating hundreds of kilograms worth of seized marijuana that was locked away as criminal evidence, CNN reported. Authorities estimate that over 700 kilograms of pot were potentially noshed on by the furry obstructions to justice in … Read more

Entertainment Network update on its US radio market biz

Entertainment Network update on its US radio market biz

Entertainment Network (India) had previously announced its foray into the United States (US) Radio market. The Company’s US subsidiary, Viz. Entertainment Network, LLC (EN. LLC.) had entered into a Time Brokerage arrangement with a US based broadcaster to broadcast radio programs and content, targeting the South Asian community in the Bay Area – USA. Due … Read more

India slips one spot to 3rd in Mint Emerging Markets Tracker in Oct

India slips one spot to 3rd in Mint Emerging Markets Tracker in Oct

Launched in September 2019, Mint’s Emerging Markets Tracker provides a summary of economic activity across 10 large emerging markets based on seven high-frequency indicators. With a composite score of 64, Brazil topped the EC league table in October. Mexico emerged second, followed by India in the third spot. Top 3 countries Brazil topped the list, … Read more

First Hero-Harley co-developed bike likely to hit market in two years

First Hero-Harley co-developed bike likely to hit market in two years

A bike jointly developed by Hero MotoCorp and Harley-Davidson could hit the market in the next two years, according to Hero MotoCorp CFO Niranjan Gupta. The launch is part of Hero MotoCorp’s plans to strengthen its position in the premium segment. The country’s largest two-wheeler maker, which has leadership in the budget bike segment (100-110cc), … Read more

India’s Top Court to Consider Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

India’s Top Court to Consider Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

The petition, which was filed this month by a couple, evoked India’s Special Marriage Act, a law that originally legalized interfaith unions. The couple drew on earlier landmark rulings in India, including one declaring privacy a fundamental right and another that decriminalized gay sex in 2018. .

Sei Partners With Graviton Concentrating Focus On The Burgeoning Indian Blockchain Market

Sei Partners With Graviton Concentrating Focus On The Burgeoning Indian Blockchain Market

City: Christos Makridis In the wake of the “crypto winter” and collapse of FTX, Terra, and others, there are still many blockchain companies that are continuing to build. Sei Network – a decentralized layer-1 that is building a network-wide order-book exchange on the Cosmos ecosystem – announces today a new strategic partnership with Graviton – … Read more

Google alerts users about 5 key holiday season scams

Google alerts users about 5 key holiday season scams

Google has alerted Gmail users about five key scams and spams during the holiday season. The company advised users to avoid gift card and giveaway frauds, charity-related scams, demographic targeting scams, subscription renewal frauds and crypto scams. The tech giant protects users from around 15 billion unwanted messages a day and blocks more than 99.9 … Read more

India one of the best-performing markets in the region, time to lean in, says TPG Capital’s Jim Coulter

India one of the best-performing markets in the region, time to lean in, says TPG Capital’s Jim Coulter

A new generation of Indian entrepreneurs are challenging themselves and the country to think differently about what the future of business could look like, TPG Capital’s founding partner Jim Coulter told ET in an exclusive interview. This is one of the key reasons why India has emerged as one of the best-performing markets in the … Read more

After Tragedy In Family, Shapoor Mistry Faces A $29-Billion Challenge

After Tragedy In Family, Shapoor Mistry Faces A -Billion Challenge

Now Mistry, 57, will have to figure out how to resolve that dispute and free up cash as a weakening economy and rising interest rates rattle his Shapoorji Pallonji Group, which just emerged from years of financial stress during the pandemic. He has met with lawyers and consultants, people familiar with the discussions said. Those, … Read more

Firm behind Nykaa targets ‘underpenetrated’ GCC beauty market

Firm behind Nykaa targets ‘underpenetrated’ GCC beauty market

FSN E-Commerce Ventures is the parent company of Indian beauty, fashion and lifestyle e-commerce firm Nykaa. In October this year, the firm announced a strategic alliance between its subsidiary FSN International and Middle Eastern company Apparel Group to tap into the Gulf markets to undertake an omnichannel, multi-branded beauty retail business. According to FSN International, … Read more