internet

Why are Kashmiris disappearing from WhatsApp four months after Article 370 abrogation?

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.

published on : 5th December 2019

Telcos write to TRAI, seek floor tariffs for mobile data plans

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.

published on : 3rd December 2019

Internet services across all platforms continued to remain suspended in Kashmir

The media persons have been demanding the restoration of at least BSNL's Broadband services to discharge their professional duties.

published on : 30th November 2019

Internet and Mobile Association of India seeks clarity in Personal Data Protection Bill

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.

published on : 29th November 2019

Tata Group-owned NELCO hopes to roll out in-flight data connectivity services by January 2020

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.

published on : 28th November 2019

Modi government remains non-committal on issue of restoring Internet in J&K

Speaker Om Birla said the matter is not in the domain of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.

published on : 27th November 2019

Iran internet slowly revives; US sanctions telecom minister

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.

published on : 22nd November 2019

J&K: Despite ‘undertakings’, no Internet for Valley people

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.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Iran to unblock internet once 'abuse' stops: Government

The Islamic republic has been largely offline since the internet restrictions were imposed the day after the nationwide demonstrations broke out on Friday.

published on : 19th November 2019

NPP, NSUI stage separate protests for restoration of mobile internet in Jammu 

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.

published on : 18th November 2019

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.

published on : 12th November 2019

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.

published on : 11th November 2019

Internet services suspended in Aligarh after Ayodhya verdict

The decision on internet suspense would be reviewed after that and could be extended by another 24 hours.

published on : 9th November 2019

Suspension of internet service not ruled out in Ayodhya: UP DGP

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.

published on : 8th November 2019

Chennai Metro Rail provides free WiFi services to commuters in underground stations

Airtel has decided to provide 4G data and voice services along both green and blue lines except for three stations.

published on : 7th November 2019
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