A quick roundup of the developments in the Indian and international digital, tech and business ecosystem. Developments in the digital ecosystem Naspers wants to invest $1 billion in India, which could see it increasing its presence in food delivery, reports Mint. Former Paytm VP Sonia Dhawan was granted bail by the Allahabad High Court after being jailed since October for allegedly stealing personal data and extorting money from Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma, reports The Economic Times. Video content discovery platform Dailymotion has entered into a content partnership with production company Rajshri Entertainment, reports Business Standard. Paytm Payments Bank has launched its own mobile app which enables balance checking, requests for debit cards, etc, reports Business World. The service claims to have 43 million savings accounts customers. Oyo Rooms is in talks with several venture debt firms and private banks…
- India’s I&B ministry blocks eight YouTube channels for ‘spreading fake news’ August 18, 2022
- Delhi police’s reply to IFF RTI shows FRT may worsen religious-bias in policing August 18, 2022
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