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India to review data storage rules that irked U.S. tech firms

5:26am EDT

NEW DELHI India will examine concerns raised by foreign technology companies around stringent rules to store data locally, the government said on Tuesday, an issue that has upset firms such as Mastercard and also irked the U.S. government.

Walmart's Flipkart, Indian startup settle dispute over sharp discounting

Jun 14 2019

NEW DELHI Walmart unit Flipkart has settled a legal dispute with an Indian startup that alleged it suffered losses because its products were sharply discounted on the global retailer's website.

RPT-Aiding "organised crime": India alleges 22 audit violations by Deloitte, KPMG arm in fraud case

Jun 13 2019

* India accuses Deloitte, KPMG unit of auditing violations-filing

Aiding 'organized crime': India alleges 22 audit violations by Deloitte, KPMG arm in fraud case

Jun 13 2019

NEW DELHI India detected at least 22 violations of auditing standards by Deloitte Haskins & Sells and a KPMG affiliate while investigating a fraud at a financial company, leading it to seek a five-year ban on the auditors, according to government legal filings seen by Reuters.

WhatsApp threatens legal action against public claims of messaging abuses

Jun 11 2019

NEW DELHI WhatsApp has threatened legal action against those who publicly claim the ability to abuse its messaging platform, after the emergence of a raft of companies advertising products to bypass usage restrictions.

India seeks bans for Deloitte, KPMG arm for alleged auditing lapses

Jun 11 2019

MUMBAI India is seeking to ban Deloitte Haskins Sells and KPMG affiliate BSR & Associates for five years, alleging lapses in their audits of a unit of Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS), which the government took control of last year.

Walmart faces major India test over unit Flipkart's legal spat with startup

Jun 04 2019

NEW DELHI An Indian startup's legal challenge against a Walmart unit claiming losses caused by sharp discounting of its products is winning support from other online sellers, in what is shaping as a key test of how the giant retailer operates in the country.

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