National Payments Corporation of India

NPCI considers market share cap on digital payment platforms; Flipkart expands services in tier-II cities

Team TC

The National Payments Corporation of India is considering placing a limit on the market share of digital payments companies on ....

5 September, 2019

Truecaller barred from adding new users to UPI

Team TC

Government-run digital payments platform National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has barred Stockholm-based caller identification ....

8 August, 2019

Truecaller bug automatically registers Indians for UPI; company updates app version

Shweta Sharma

Caller identification app Truecaller automatically started creating unified payments interface (UPI) accounts for Indian users ....

31 July, 2019

Policy Wrap: Small biz can board UPI as individuals; two firms certified for drone software

Payal Ganguly

This week, the retail payments body on Monday said that small merchants can board the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) as individuals ....

21 June, 2019

RBI allows banks to use debit cards, net banking for auto-debit

Payal Ganguly

The central bank has okayed the use of debit cards and net banking for auto-debiting of amounts towards recurring payments, said ....

26 April, 2019

NPCI wants to develop a blockchain-based solution for digital payments

Vignesh Ananthraj

The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has sought proposals from third parties in its quest to develop a blockchain-based ....

16 April, 2019

Visa, Mastercard welcome RBI’s intent on democratising retail payments

Payal Ganguly

Global payment technology giants Visa and Mastercard have said that the Reserve Bank of India’s intent to open up the retail ....

4 April, 2019

RuPay Global Card consumers cross 64 million mark

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) said it has racked up 64 million RuPay Global Card consumers ever since it started ....

7 March, 2019

Digital payments watchdog urges banks for steps to prevent fraud

Shweta Sharma

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has issued an advisory note asking banks to take a series of measures to protect ....

20 August, 2018

What's new as NPCI gives UPI an upgrade after two years

Payal Ganguly

The country’s umbrella body for digital payments on Thursday unveiled an upgraded version of its single-window mobile payment ....

16 August, 2018

ICICI Bank allows UPI transactions through Flipkart's PhonePe

Dearton Thomas Hector

After weeks of confusion and a near-verbal spat between Flipkart's e-wallet PhonePe and ICICI Bank, the private sector lender ....

2 February, 2017

Flipkart's PhonePe lashes out at ICICI, accuses bank of 'flexing muscle'

Dearton Thomas Hector

The tussle between Flipkart's digital wallet PhonePe and ICICI Bank over the UPI payments issue has taken the form of a public ....

23 January, 2017

Flipkart halts UPI payments after NPCI reverses stand in ICICI-PhonePe tussle

Dearton Thomas Hector

Flipkart-owned PhonePe has halted payments through the unified payment interface (UPI) option on the e-commerce company's app ....

22 January, 2017

In U-turn, NPCI tells Flipkart's PhonePe to adhere to UPI norms

Dearton Thomas Hector

Making a U-turn in the tussle between private-sector lender ICICI Bank and Flipkart's digital wallet PhonePe, National Payments ....

20 January, 2017

ICICI Bank rejects NPCI call to unblock PhonePe

Arti Singh

The tussle between ICICI Bank and online retailer Flipkart's digital wallet, PhonePe, isn't likely to end soon with the private-sector ....

20 January, 2017

BHIM app review: Simple, secure and intuitive

Varun Arora

It's not even been a week since the BHIM (Bharat Interface for Money) app was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and it ....

4 January, 2017

Govt body running payment system RuPay valued at $70M

Ishaan Gera

Public sector lender Corporation Bank said it will acquire 1.06 per cent stake in National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), ....

13 January, 2016

RuPay cards of all PSBs are now e-commerce enabled: NPCI


The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) today said it has completed system integrations to enable e-commerce transactions ....

6 April, 2015