e commerce in india: IRCTC still contributes 1/3rd – Something to worry about?

IRCTC contributes 1/3rd to India’s ecommerce industry – sold 38.7 million tickets (as of Feb 09) and estimated gross sales stands at Rs 3,400 crore (while India’s ecommerce industry stands at ~9,000 crores) While this does sound great for IRCTC…

Banner Ad Rates for IRCTC..Rs. 5.2 Bn transacted in January

Here is the banner ad rate for IRCTC’s payment page – 168*193 size banner auction’s (the ad appears on the left sidebar on the payment page) minimum bid is Rs. 3,00,000 (6 months duration). IRCTC Transaction for Jan 2009 Total…

Mobile VAS Conference: IRCTC sold only 921 tickets over mobile

Quick bits from mobile vas conference that was help on March 4th@ Mumbai (inputs from Akshat, CEO of Alabot) m-commerce IRCTC sold only 921 tickets over mobile in the month of feb (out of 60K tickets sold via the web)…

Genius of the Indian web – Y!, Gmail,Orkut,icici,Airtel,irctc..

Web18 announced the “Genius of the Web” award and as expected, there are no major surprises! GMail emerged as the Best Email Service Provider (Consumer) and Orkut, the Best Social Networking Site. Y! India won the special User’s Choice Award….

Trainman Predicts Your chances of Train Ticket Confirmation

An online service Trainman predicts how likely it is that your ticket will get a secured berth.

Thank You For Ruining The World Cup. Your’s Truly, An Angry Online Viewer

After going through countless click bait posts that promise you to show “world cup 2014 live,” you finally find out that the game is being streamed live only on Livsports. Not complaining yet.

Weekly Summary: Flipkart’s Subscription Service; Moo Commerce; All About Mobile Data Growth & More

Here’s a quick recap of all the posts we published. Don’t miss any, there are some really good ones in there.

YatraChef Adds To a Growing List of Food Delivery Options Available During Train Journeys

YatraChef is an online marketplace aggregator connecting Indian Railways passengers to food delivery services, making it possible for the passengers to place food orders to be delivered enroute.

Weekly Summary: Dhingana Shutdown; Startup Hiring & More

If you have missed out on all the action we covered this week, here’s a curated list.