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E-commerce platforms have to display country of origin on imported products: Centre to HC

July 22, 2020 2:54 pm

The central government had filed an affidavit which said that according to the Legal Metrology Act and Rules e-commerce sites have to ensure country of origin is displayed on the "digital and electronic network used for e-commerce transactions".

Khattar govt lets industrial areas, e-commerce open with 100% staff

May 20, 2020 12:50 pm

The state government has issued fresh set of guidelines for industries that will remain in force till May 31.

Amazon profit falls as pandemic-related costs rise

May 01, 2020 11:35 am

But the online retail behemoth said its sales soared as more people opt to shop online during the coronavirus pandemic.

Only 15% customers could find medicines through ePharmacy apps in last 1 week: Survey

April 09, 2020 3:01 pm

The survey claims that as much as 77 per cent of the respondents were able to find most medicines at their local chemist shops while only 15 per cent respondents said they were able to get the medicines though ePharmacy apps.

No delivery too far: New tech, locals help online retailers reach remote areas

October 14, 2019 9:44 am

While small products such as mobile phones and fashion goods dominated the orders from smaller towns, online retailers have also ramped up their logistics to deliver larger items like furniture and white goods to difficult-to-reach terrains.

E-Commerce: Transparency on details of sellers among key features of draft guidelines

August 06, 2019 3:04 am

The e-Commerce Guidelines for Consumer Protection 2019 will be applicable on all business-to-consumer (B2C) e-commerce platforms, according to the Department of Consumer Affairs, which has sought feedback from stakeholders by September 16.

E-pharmacies claim in Delhi HC they are like Swiggy, only deliver drugs

July 04, 2019 4:50 pm

The e-pharmacies told a bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar that just like Swiggy does not require a restaurant license to deliver food, they do not require any license to deliver medicines to customers who purchase drugs online.

GOQii resolves 'deep discounts' issue with Flipkart; will start selling bands on e-com platform again

June 15, 2019 9:03 pm

Following the resolution now, GOQii fitness bands will return to Flipkart "in the next few days", GOQii founder and CEO Vishal Gondal told PTI.

Non-filers of GST returns for 2 months to be barred from generating e-way bills from June 21

April 24, 2019 5:16 pm

With almost two years into GST implementation, the government is now focussing on anti-evasion measures to shore up revenue and increase compliance.

E-commerce companies to deduct one per cent TCS under GST from October 1

September 21, 2018 10:34 pm

The Finance Ministry Thursday notified TCS at the rate of 0.50 per cent of the net value of intra-state taxable supplies made through the e-commerce portals by other suppliers in the Central Tax law.


Sales! e-retail sites offer Diwali special sales

November 05, 2015 2:51 pm

'Tis the time shopaholics have been waiting for. E-commerce websites are full of deals and special offers to avail of just before Diwali sets in.


All you need to know about Amazon's new home, Long Island city

June 22, 2020 6:11 pm

Amazon officially announced that it will put a major corporate outpost in the New York neighborhood of Long Island City. Here is what the Queens enclave has to offer the tech giant.

What we know about online shoppers in India: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

You can practically order anything off the internet these days. So how many of us actually do it? Take a look in today's News in Numbers. See more: