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Pakistan businesses want trade barriers to India cut


December 7th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Pakistan's business leaders have called for minimisation of tariff and non-tariff barriers with India and treating it as a "routine trade partner.""India and Pakistan are ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Government for enhancing mobile connectivity in Maoist areas


November 25th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The government Friday said the Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF) is formulating a scheme to enhance mobile communication services in the country's nine Maoist-affected states."USOF ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Over 37,000 villages have no mobile phones


September 4th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Over 37,000 villages in the country have not got mobile phone connectivity till March 2011, according to data from the telecom department.Minister of State ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Sreedharan finds plenty of faults with airport metro


March 29th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Delhi Metro chief E. Sreedharan Tuesday took a surprise inspection of the Airport Express line and found plenty of faults -- from frequency and passenger ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Govt. consistently reviewing Leh situation, says Chidambaram


August 16th, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.16 (ANI): Union Home Minister P.Chidambaram on Monday said the situation (in Leh) is being reviewed continuously with the Ministry of Home Affairs coordinating with all ministries, departments, agencies concerned ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Mobile services for Amarnath pilgrims from this year: Sachin Pilot


May 19th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 19 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology (IT) Sachil Pilot said the mobile connectivity to Amarnath pilgrims at the height of 13,500 ft. will be ... Read more...

Posted in National |

BSNL to start mobile services in Amarnath by June


May 19th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) State-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd will provide mobile telephone services in Amarnath next month, minister of state for communications Sachin Pilot said Wednesday. "The mobile connectivity to Amarnath ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sachin Pilot promises mobile services for Amarnath pilgrims


May 19th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 19 (ANI): Minister of State for Communications and IT, Sachin Pilot has said that the mobile connectivity to Amarnath pilgrims at the height of 13,500 ft. will be provided ... Read more...

Posted in National |

BlackBerry unveils new server to access work email


February 17th, 2010 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 17 (IANS) BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) Tuesday unveiled new server that will allow its smart phone users to wirelessly access their work or corporate email "without compromising security." A ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Technical snag hits BSNL mobile services in Himachal


February 4th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 4 (IANS) Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) CellOne mobile services were hit in Himachal Pradesh Thursday due to a major technical snag, an official said here. "Due to some major technical ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

BSNL unveils prepaid broadband service in Bangalore


October 23rd, 2009 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 23 (IANS) State-run telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) Friday launched prepaid broadband service for the first time in the country from this tech hub to enable customers access ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Punjab Police embrace mobiles


July 31st, 2009 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 31 (IANS) All field officials of the Punjab Police are to get mobile telephones to improve their connectivity and response time. The telephones will be given to all police officers and ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Soon, youll be able to talk on mobiles across the seas


February 4th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Irish mobile maritime communications company Blue Ocean Wireless has teamed up with picocell developer ip.access to develop a system that would enable mobile connectivity over the seas.For ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘India can do better on mobile phone growth’


August 7th, 2008 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Frederick Noronha Bangalore, Aug 7 (IANS) India is growing by leaps and bounds when it comes to mobile use, but it could be doing better, the authors of a new book on ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

BSNL to install over 600 towers in rural Uttar Pradesh


July 18th, 2008 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 18(IANS) Indian telecom major Bharat Sanchar Nagar Limited (BSNL) will expand and improve its mobile connectivity in rural Uttar Pradesh by installing over 600 new base transmitting station towers (BTS) ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Reaching out to forgotten lives by Brahmaputra


May 28th, 2008 - 11:26 am ICT by admin
By Sanjoy Hazarika (Attn Editors: This is the second in a series of three articles by Sanjoy Hazarika, a former New York Times reporter who now works on development issues, especially health, in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New BlackBerry to change work culture


May 4th, 2008 - 9:54 am ICT by admin
Toronto, May 4 (IANS) Ushering in a big change in work culture, BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) here have announced it would soon unveil new smartphones with a mobile software that ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rajya Sabha has new machine to ‘guillotine’ speeches


March 12th, 2008 - 9:05 pm ICT by admin
(From the corridors of power)New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The elders in parliament will have a new check on them when they speak in the Rajya Sabha. The upper house has introduced ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Congress woos voters by promising to make Himachal an educational hub


December 16th, 2007 - 9:11 pm ICT by admin
Kullu, Dec 16 (ANI): Campaigning for the Congress party ahead of the second phase of Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections, party General Secretary Rahul Gandhi today promised to develop the State as an ... Read more...

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