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– MakeMyTrip Q3-FY13 Concall: 68.2% Growth In Hotel Business; 700k App Downloads
– Telenor Q4-2012 Concall: Gujarat EBITDA Break Even; Restructuring Indian Ops & More
– Updated: Uninor Q4 2012: ARPU Rs 95; Total Revenue Up 13.5% To NOK 810 Million
– Vodafone Q3-FY13 Concall: On M-Pesa, 2G Auctions & More
– MTNL Revenue Down, Loss Up For Q3-FY12; VoIP, IPTV, Dialup, Broadband Data

Investment & M&A

– Info Edge Invests Rs 55Cr In Zomato; Has 57.9% Stake; India EBITDA Break Even
– Raises Funding From India Quotient; New Products; Tie-ups
– Online Housing Portal Raises Angel Investment
– Online Cosmetics Shop Secures $500k Funding from India Quotient & Others
– MasterCard Advisors Acquires Stake In Mu Sigma; To Build Analytics Products
– Opera Acquires Skyfire For Video Optimization Tech; Implications

Other Updates:

– Industry Moves: Mogae Media, Sesame Workshop, Nimbus Sports
– Updated: Reliance Industries Shortlisted to Deploy PoS Machines For PSU Banks
– MTS India To Close Down Operations In 10 Circles; 15.6% Subscribers Impacted
– JustEat CEO Ritesh Dwivedy On Challenges, Competition And Scaling Post Acquisition

– DoT Panel Seeks BlackBerry PIN Details For All Handsets Globally: Report
– Hungama’s ArtistAloud Extends Its Service To Desktop, WAP And Voice Platforms
– 2G Auction News Roundup: New Auction For Freed Licenses; Vodafone & Airtel Challenge Auction Plans
– Twitter Opens Up Its Ads API To Marketers; Partners

– Updated: Vh1 India Partners Hungama To Launch Music Streaming App On Facebook
– JustEat CEO Ritesh Dwivedy On Home Delivery Business, Partnerships And Mobile Strategy
– One97 Communications Appoints Raj Ahuja as Its CFO
– The Lowdown – MobME DRHP; Total Revenue Rs 23.1Cr In FY12, Subsidiaries Part I

– Updated: Indian Tax Department Raids Nokia India’s Offices & Factory
– Updated: News Digest: TechZone, DigiVive, GupShup, Flytxt & Vserv
– Times Internet Partners HDFC Bank To Launch A Co-Branded Credit Card
– Telecom Commission Allows 4G Players To Offer Voice Services: Report

– Supreme Court Order Impact: Uninor Shuts In Mumbai; CDMA Okay; License Situation
– NBA India Appoints Yannick Colaco As Managing Director
– India-Australia Cricket Series Reporting Will Be Limited, Following BCCI Restrictions
– DoT Issues Orders To Block 55 URLs Related To Afzal Guru

– How India Should Approach Website Blocking
– DoT Blocks Sites Criticising IIPM – Live Updates
– New Venue for #NAMA Mixer In Delhi
– 62% of Indian Smartphone Users Surveyed Prefer Android; Paid App Trends

– Hiring In Media, Internet & Mobile Up 14% Month On Month: Naukri
– Tricky Task In India For Pradeep Mittur As Getty’s Head Of BizDev For APAC
– IIPM’s Response To Criticism Of Website Blocks

Useful Lists:

– Deals: VC, PE & M&A In Internet, Mobile, Media in India
– Short Code Services in India
– Circlewise List Of Telecom Operators in India
– Statewise Broadband Subscribers In India
– Digital Payment Companies in India
– Advertising Networks in India