Mobile phones

Youth resorts to thefts for recharging girlfriends' phones

Police interrogation revealed that the duo used to steal construction materials, including iron rods and metal sheets, and sell them at an iron garage.

published on : 5th April 2022

Tech corner

Here’s our round-up of the latest gadgets to add to your shopping list

published on : 21st February 2022

Anatomy department professor of Srinagar Medical College in Uttarakhand caught stealing students' mobile phones 

The theft reportedly came to light when CCTV footages showed him stealing the mobile phone of an MBBS student while the latter was writing an exam.

published on : 21st December 2021

Samsung starts producing mobile phones in Pakistan: Report

Subzwari headed a delegation of members of the Senate panel which visited Samsung's production unit on Tuesday where the company's top managers briefed them on the issue.

published on : 1st December 2021

In Kerala, mobile phones are now 25 years old

Escotel, which pioneered the mobile phone revolution in the State, has slowly given away to other internet service providers.

published on : 17th September 2021

Awarded for teaching, this Tirunelveli educator invests her prize money back into her students 

Government Higher Secondary School teacher Isabella Chellakumari has used the award money to buy mobile phones for two students phones, who were unable to attend online classes during the pandemic.

published on : 8th September 2021

Smartphones: The real revolution in India

The smartphone seems to be hampering the idea of a rational dialogue  to be fundamental in sustaining democratic norms.

published on : 21st April 2019

Talking on mobile phones while driving in Rajasthan will cost you your license

In a bid to minimise road accidents, the Rajasthan High Court has passed an order directing authorities to suspend driving licenses of those who are found talking on their mobile phones while driving.

published on : 1st May 2018

NIA uses drones during raids at Srinagar Central Jail, recovers 25 mobile phones

A spokesman of NIA said 20 teams of the investigation agency assisted by J&K Police, CRPF and NSG commandos carried out an extensive search inside the Central Jail, Srinagar Monday.

published on : 12th March 2018

Mention last date for Aadhaar linkage, mobile firms and banks: Supreme Court

The court was told that the deadline for linking of Aadhaar with bank accounts was December 31 and for mobile phones was February 6.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Reliance Communications, Aircel call off mobile business merger

Legal and regulatory uncertainties, and various interventions by vested interests, have caused inordinate delays in receipt of relevant approvals after the September 2016 binding agreement.

published on : 2nd October 2017

10 things that will become dearer after GST rollout on July 1

Many of these items are ubiquitous in Indian middle-class households.

published on : 30th June 2017

Smokers not spared this time too: Cigarettes, tobacco products to turn dearer

Clean energy sources have been made cheaper by cutting duties on solar tempered glass, fuel cell based power generating systems.

published on : 1st February 2017