Portia Putatunda

Writer covering Business News

Education: Graduate in Media Studies from West Bengal University of Technology, Portia is a freelance journalist with nine years of experience in writing and editing for publications like The Statesman. Portia has also worked in television news - writing, editing, reporting and producing news for BloombergUTV and CNN-News18. Additionally, she has also worked as a reporter and producer for digital platforms such as Boom Live and Ping Digital. Currently, she lives away from the hustle and bustle of city life in the picturesque Himalayan state of Uttarakhand.

India Inc. Steps Up In The Battle Against The Pandemic

Adani Group, Tata Sons, Reliance Industries, Maruti Suzuki, Mahindra and Mahindra, and Hyundai India have contributed as well as organized supplies for the public. Let us take a look at how they have been helping the country fight the global pandemic much better.

Grey Market Backs Paytm’s Record-Breaking $220 Billion IPO Plan. Should You Invest?

Soon after industry sources confirmed the news, the price of Paytm’s shares jumped double to $328.77. Should you be buying Paytm shares ahead of the IPO?

India Looks For Recovery Roadmap After Worst GDP Fall Since Independence

The country’s GDP had dwindled by 24.38 percent in the first quarter of 2020-21. It had bet on a household-consumption economic revival that may now take much longer to show results.

Launching Soon: Apple Set To Make ‘Weighty’ Upgrades With iPhone 13

Apple is set to launch iPhone 13 soon, and with some much-awaited ‘groundbreaking’ features. Experts speculate and suggest two stunning design changes that will be the talk of the town! So, what are we looking at?

Are You Using One Of These 78 Sunscreens With Cancer-Causing Benzene?

Lab testing has detected benzene, a known human carcinogen, in 78 sunscreen products. Check out if you are using the wrong brand, too, like most of us!

OTT Gaming? Netflix Gears Up To Disrupt The Video Game Industry

Evidence shows that Netflix might be wading into the sea of video games as soon as 2022. How could that change the game?

Bitcoin Is Not Musk Coin: Markets Will Learn, Experts Say

Influencers can sway markets in the short-term but knee-jerk price action won’t undermine fundamental activity: crypto market analyst.

$2.5 Billion And Counting: India’s Forthcoming IPOs To Invest In 2021

Initial public offering watch: List of forthcoming public issues in 2021 – from Zomato to GoAir, over twelve organizations have petitioned to be listed.

India’s Telecom War 2021: Mittal’s Airtel Outpaces Ambani’s Jio

Airtel beats Reliance Jio for the third consecutive time to turn into the top telco in the country, while Vodafone Idea continues to lose. Is Mobile Number Portability playing an essential factor in this mobile war?

Zomato To Invest $300 Million In Grofers In A Two-Pronged Growth Strategy

Speculation is that Zomato is poised for a significant financing round that may boost the Gurugram-based online grocery company at around $1 billion, and here is the reason why.