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Exclusive: India data-curb plan 'anathema', U.S. tech giants plan pushback

10:54am EDT

NEW DELHI India's plan to regulate "non-personal" data has jolted U.S. tech giants Amazon, Facebook and Google, and a group representing them is preparing to push back against the proposals, according to sources and a letter seen by Reuters.

India widens China app ban to cover more from Xiaomi, Baidu

Aug 05 2020

NEW DELHI India has banned some mobile apps of Chinese companies such as Xiaomi Corp and Baidu Inc, three sources told Reuters on Wednesday, in New Delhi's latest move to hit Chinese companies following a border clash between the neighbours.

India widens China app ban to cover more from Xiaomi, Baidu

Aug 05 2020

* New list of 47 banned apps contained clones, new apps-sources

India app ShareChat in talks with Sequoia, others to raise up to $200 million: sources

Aug 04 2020

NEW DELHI Indian content-sharing platform ShareChat is in early-stage talks with U.S.-based Sequoia Capital and some other investors to raise up to $200 million, which could value the company at over $1 billion, three sources aware of the matter told Reuters.

Exclusive: India found cybersecurity lapses at National Payments Corp in 2019 - government document

Jul 30 2020

NEW DELHI A government audit of India's flagship payments processor last year found more than 40 security vulnerabilities including several it called "critical" and "high" risk, according to an internal government document seen by Reuters.

Exclusive: Alibaba, Jack Ma summoned by Indian court over ex-employee's lawsuit

Jul 27 2020

NEW DELHI An Indian court has summoned Alibaba and its founder Jack Ma in a case in which a former employee in India says he was wrongfully fired after objecting to what he saw as censorship and fake news on company apps, documents seen by Reuters showed. | Video

RPT-EXCLUSIVE-Alibaba, Jack Ma summoned by Indian court on former employee's complaint

Jul 26 2020

* Court case alleges wrongful termination, employee seeks damages

EXCLUSIVE-Alibaba, Jack Ma summoned by Indian court on former employee's complaint

Jul 26 2020

* Court case alleges wrongful termination, employee seeks damages

India's Reliance seen emerging as bigger threat for U.S. firms like Amazon, Walmart

Jul 16 2020

NEW DELHI/BENGALURU A $20 billion fund raising spree may take India's Reliance closer to its dream of becoming a digital giant, further threatening the ambitious plans U.S. companies like Amazon, Walmart and Zoom have for India.

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