Amazon Workers Split as Company Raises Minimum Wage

Almost no workers clapped this week at the all-hands meeting after lunch at this Amazon fulfilment centre outside Nashville when a plant manager announced that the company’s minimum wage was climbing to $15 (roughly Rs. 1,100) an hour. Instead of celebrating, many workers put their hands up to ask questions and express deep frustration, according to five […]


Oppo F9 Pro Now on Sale in India, via Flipkart, Amazon, Paytm Mall, and Offline Stores

Oppo F9 Pro, launched in India last week, went on sale in India for the first time today. The smartphone is now available to buy via Flipkart, Amazon India, and Paytm Mall, apart from offline stores in the country. To recall, the company had started pre-orders for the smartphone exclusively on Flipkart, and at the time had revealed pre-order offers. Oppo now […]


Amazon India Now Requires OTP to Complete High-Value Order Deliveries, Adds ‘No Rush Delivery’ Option

Amazon India has started giving a One Time Password (OTP) to customers making certain high-value orders to offer a more secure shopping experience. The OTP will need to be entered on the delivery agent’s device to complete and confirm the delivery. Additionally, the online marketplace has been spotted offering a ‘No Rush Delivery’ option under which […]

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Amazon Now Rebranded as Prime Now in India, Prime Members Now Get 2-Hour Ultra-Fast Deliveries

Amazon India on Tuesday announced the rebranding of its grocery offering Amazon Now to Prime Now as it looks to offer more benefits to Prime members. With Prime Now, Amazon will provide exclusive Express 2-hour delivery to Prime members anytime between 6am to 12am (midnight). Also, same-day and next-day delivery will remain available for all customers, in 2-hour slots from […]