Users of the messaging service noticed that they were leaving WhatsApp groups with just a "(phone number) left" message. At first, no one quite understood what was happening or why.
All the current telecom providers in the private sector are in complete agreement that TRAI be requested to regulate tariffs by setting a floor price for data.
The media persons have been demanding the restoration of at least BSNL's Broadband services to discharge their professional duties.
At a roundtable discussion over the Bill, the IAMAI said there were several areas of ambiguity in the Bill that could cause unnecessary compliance burden.
The firm said that it hopes to roll out in-flight services in one-and-a-half months but refused to comment on tariffs saying the modalities are being fine-tuned.
Speaker Om Birla said the matter is not in the domain of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.
Jahromi, the first government minister to be born after Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution, is widely believed to be considering a presidential run in 2021.
According to the undertakings, there will be no social networking, proxies and wi-fi from the allowed IP address and no encrypted file containing any sort of video or photo will be uploaded.
The Islamic republic has been largely offline since the internet restrictions were imposed the day after the nationwide demonstrations broke out on Friday.
The mobile internet services were snapped across Jammu region on August 4, a day ahead of the Centre's announcement of scrapping Jammu and Kashmir's special status and bifurcating it into UTs.
100 days after abrogation of Article 370, Journalists in Kashmir protest against continued suspension of internet services
The government has set up a 'Media Facilitation Centre' at a conference hall of a local hotel in Srinagar for journalists to discharge their professional duties.
Ayodhya case: Post SC verdict 15 men arrested for objectionable social media posts in Madhya Pradesh
A man identified as Dinesh Chauhan was arrested in Bahodapur area while allegedly making an inflammatory post over a WhatsApp group (named Hindu Sena) after the apex court order.
The decision on internet suspense would be reviewed after that and could be extended by another 24 hours.
The DGP said that the police department had identified 31 sensitive districts including Ayodhya, Lucknow, Moradabad, Aligarh, Meerut, Agra, Varanasi, Gorakhpur, Prayagraj, etc, across UP.
Airtel has decided to provide 4G data and voice services along both green and blue lines except for three stations.