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Hinduja Ventures rechristened NXTDIGITAL
The company reported a profit of Rs 124.18 crore against a loss after tax of Rs 175.20 crore.
Finance Commission likely to get extension for working on devolution to UTs of J&K, Ladakh
According to the Act, the distribution of taxes su...
'Chennai-Andaman submarine cable system project to be completed by 2020'
NEC Corporation, the parent company of NECTI, will manufacture the o...
Loaded with anti-India panelists, Congressional Commission to hold hearing on Kashmir
A bipartisan Congressional Commission is ready to hold a hearing on human rights situation in Jammu and Kashmir post revoking Article 370 by the Indian government on August 5. The commission has raised suspicion over the sudden hearing without notice and choosing a panel that is "loaded against India" and is expected to be a one-sided affair.
Indian-Americans chip in to balance Kashmir hearing
Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission organised a US House of Representative hearing on Kashmir issue over “continued restrictions and detentions in J&K” which was attended by 25 Indian-Americans. India, thorough its embassy in Washington, worked through channels to blunt Pakistan’s effort to create an overbearing narrative on Kashmir at the hearing.
Become thinkers and not just officers: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Ravi Shankar Prasad asked the young officers to become "thinkers" instead of just "officers" and help in the country's drive towards innovation and technology led growth. He also asked the government officers to create patents and think of ways in which BharatNet can be taken to the last mile or how corprorates can be part of the Digital Village programme.
COAI welcomes 2-year spectrum moratorium but says financial stress continues
The industry body has been regularly highlighting the perils of the sector under a debt of Rs 7 lakh crore and had asked for relief from the taxes levied upon the operators. The Cabinet's decision will give immediate relief of over Rs42,000 crore to India’s three mobile phone companies.
SoftBank's Paytm top-up to come with riders
If an IPO doesn't take place in 5 years, then SoftBank will have the right to sell its stake to a rival.
China rolls out 5G services in race to narrow tech gap
The technology will also pave the way for driverless cars, further automation in factories, and allow users to remotely control appliances such as coffee makers and ovens via the internet.
UK Labour suffers 'major cyber attack' ahead of election
Britain's main opposition Labour party said that it had suffered a "large-scale cyber attack" which undermined some of its campaign efforts for next month's election. The attempted hack on Monday was repelled and there was no data breach, it said. But Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn admitted he was worried about other attacks, and just hours after he spoke, the party's website went down.
Tata Comm Q2 profit zooms to Rs 54 crore
The company's revenue increased 5 per cent to Rs 4,272.76 crore in the quarter under review from Rs 4,068.22 crore in the year-ago period, it added.
Big blow for telcos as Supreme Court backs DoT definition of AGR
The apex court has ruled that AGR should include all revenue accrued to carriers. But, now the government is in a bind over how to recover more than Rs 1.3 lakh crore from and already stressed sector. Vodafone Idea will be the worst affected.
U.S. will cooperate with 'like-minded' nations on 5G networks: Donald Trump
Trump has held numerous calls with foreign leaders, including British Prime Minister Johnson in August, to urge them not to let Huawei use 5G networks.
Government and industry must collaborate for digitisation, modernisation of kirana stores: Deloitte
As retail markets are evolving from 'bricks-and-clicks' to an intermix model, the brands must use multiple channels to ensure a seamless shopping experience for consumer across all channels, the Deloitte report said.
Communications key to socio-economic activity: Narendra Modi
"Communications holds a key to any field of social-economic activity. Technology-enabled tools are virtually enabling the pace of communications," Modi said.
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