This Is The Full Text Of The Letter IIM Ahmedabad Sent To Flipkart

This Is The Full Text Of The Letter IIM Ahmedabad Sent To Flipkart

Flipkart announced last week that it was postponing the joining dates of IIM students that it had selected through campus placements. IIM Ahmedabad’s placement committee then swung into action and sent Flipkart a strongly worded letter, urging it to reconsider its decision. Here’s the full text: From: IIM A chairperson To: Binny Bansal and Nitin Seth CC: Flipkart directors, placement head and placecom representatives of all colleges Subject: 7 months delay in joining of management…

Meet 17 Indian Startups That Allow Pets In The Office

Meet 17 Indian Startups That Allow Pets In The Office

One of the toughest parts of being away at work for 12 hours a day is being away from your pet. Most people shy away from keeping pets, or are forced to give up their pets to shelters because of work commitments. While most companies abroad allow pets, in India it still remains a much desired perk. However, many startups across the metros are taking matters of the fur into their hands, and welcoming pets into their offices. (Or cafes and studios for that matter.) Here’s some of the startups in India that are pet friendly, along with the pets that grace their offices.

Internet Wants To Reward ‘Laziest Guy’ Who Used Flipkart As ATM

Internet Wants To Reward ‘Laziest Guy’ Who Used Flipkart As ATM

Amongst the laziest things people have done to get stuff done (Or basically Jugaad-ed), this engineering student at a hostel decided to use Flipkart as an ATM. Too lazy to go to the bank to deposit cash, genius struck when our man thought of this brilliant hack. He ordered goods to the tune of the amount he needed the cash for, and chose to employ the Cash On Delivery method. The very next day, he filed for a product return and got his money refunded into his bank the very next day.

Sikkim Bans Plastic Mineral Water Bottles & Foam Containers: First Indian State To Do So

Sikkim Bans Plastic Mineral Water Bottles & Foam Containers: First Indian State To Do So

Sikkim may not have a burgeoning food delivery startups scene or a throbbing pub culture, but that doesn’t stop the state from taking all measures to go eco friendly.

For effective waste management in an eco-friendly manner, the Sikkim government has restricted the use of mineral water bottles in government programmes and banned the use of foam food containers all over the state.

Exclusive: In Sharp Contrast To Bangalore, Delhi Officially Gives Green Signal To Shuttle Operators

Exclusive: In Sharp Contrast To Bangalore, Delhi Officially Gives Green Signal To Shuttle Operators

In a landmark move, the Delhi government has officially released a policy allowing private bus players to ply in Delhi NCR area. The policy attributes the “dangerous rising” pollution levels in the city and growing dependence on private vehicles, as the reason for a change and hence a new policy that allows for private players in the buses segment.

User Claims Zomato Solicits Paid Reviews, Gets Proven To Be Deceitful In Turn

User Claims Zomato Solicits Paid Reviews, Gets Proven To Be Deceitful In Turn

A long time Zomato user Prateek Dham claims that Zomato’s review system is corrupt. He went public yesterday with detailed Facebook status that purports to expose Zomato’s method of monetizing with paid reviews. However, Zomato hasn’t taken kindly to this user’s claims and in an unlikely move, have responded to each allegation the user has made in a public blogpost.

Myntra Spams Users With Hundreds Of Notifications About Purchases They Never Made

Myntra Spams Users With Hundreds Of Notifications About Purchases They Never Made

Pallavi R was in a for a shock today morning when she randomly got a push notification from Myntra about a pair of Benetton shoes costing Rs. 5000 that have been delivered. The message would’ve been a welcome communication except one little detail. She never ordered those shoes. Nobody had touched her phone to have made a purchase as her.

Within minutes, hundreds of other Myntra users complained of the same. Social media was abuzz of people sharing screenshots of the incessant notifications they got from the Myntra app.

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