August 22, 2022 9:30 am
Three proxy advisory firms — Stakeholders Empowerment Services (SES), Institutional Investor Advisory Services India (IiAS) and InGovern Research Services — had asked the shareholders to vote against Sharma’s reappointment.
August 19, 2022 3:26 pm
Vijay Shekhar Sharma’s role as the chief executive officer is among the items to be voted on at the company’s annual general meeting held virtually this afternoon.
August 12, 2022 11:31 am
Separately, Paytm said macro economic challenges may lead to "slight moderation" in its growth. The company posted nearly 300% jump in loan disbursals in July.
March 13, 2022 1:03 pm
According to an FIR filed in connection with the case, a Jaguar Land Rover, allegedly being driven by him, had hit the vehicle of DCP (South district) outside The Mother’s International School on Aurobindo Marg.
February 24, 2022 7:38 am
The development comes as a warning note in India’s booming edtech ecosystem, home to the world’s most valuable edtech firm in Byju’s. It also comes at a time when traditional classes have been disrupted owing to the pandemic, a gap that a number of edtech firms in the country have been claiming to fill.
October 16, 2021 1:03 pm
Revealing his idea of opening the "Number 1" toys company, he shares how he is unable to get funds despite calling, messaging and e-mailing almost all the venture capitals in India.
August 14, 2021 7:34 am
In legal documents seen by Reuters, Paytm says the claim by Ashok Kumar Saxena and allegations of fraud in a police complaint in New Delhi are mischievous attempts to harass the firm. The dispute though is cited under "criminal proceedings" in Paytm's July IPO prospectus filed for regulatory approval.
July 06, 2020 1:01 pm
"Raheja QBE is owned 51 per cent by Prism Johnson and 49 per cent by QBE Australia. Paytm is set to acquire both stakes and would own 100 per cent of the company," Paytm said in a statement.
September 17, 2019 6:46 pm
Police records show that Sonia Dhawan, her husband Rupak Jain and another Paytm employee, Devendra Kumar, were arrested for allegedly trying to extort Rs 10 crore from Sharma in exchange for stolen company and personal data.
December 03, 2018 10:25 am
Local police have arrested Paytm vice president Sonia Dhawan, her husband and another Paytm employee for allegedly stealing founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma's personal data so they could extort money.