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India May Hike Customs Duty on Laptops, Cameras, Textiles: Report

In an attempt to reduce the reliance on China, the Indian government is reportedly planning to increase customs duty on almost 20 product segments....
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India Permits to Fly Drones to Combat Locust Attack

After the hit from the COVID-19 pandemic, things could not have been worse for India as herds of migrating grasshoppers, commonly known as locusts,...
India Announces Rs.50,000 Crore Schemes to Attract Electronics Companies

India Announces Rs.50,000 Crore Plan to Boost Electronics Manufacturing

India's Union Minister for Electronics & Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad has announced three new electronics manufacturing guidelines. These guidelines are aimed at boosting...

90% Startups in India Facing Revenue Loss Because of Pandemic: Nasscom Study

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely impacted Indian startup space. According to a new survey conducted by India's IT industry body, Nasscom, 9 out of...
Apple May Shift 20 Percent of Production from China to India

Apple May Shift 20 Percent Production from China to India

Apple is reportedly planning to shift nearly a fifth (~20 percent) of its production from China to India. The plan comes after several meetings...
E-Commerce Services to Resume Complete Operations from April 20

[Update: Prohibited Again] E-Commerce Services to Resume Complete Operations from April 20

When the 21-day lockdown was imposed in India last month on the 24th of March, e-commerce giants like Amazon and Flipkart had to temporarily...
Internet Speed Drops in India Amidst Coronavirus Lockdown

Internet Speed Drops in India Amidst Coronavirus Lockdown

Although several streaming platforms have restricted HD playback to reduce the network load as a lot of people are staying indoors to reduce the...
This Chrome Extension Lets You Watch Netflix Remotely With Your Friends

[Update:Netflix’s Response]Indian Telcos Want Netflix, Hotstar to Remove HD Streaming Options Temporarily

With stay-at-home work and social distancing becoming a way of life, streaming services like Netflix, Hotstar and others are seeing their traffic shoot up...
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India Plans to Build a Quantum Computer in 4-5 Years

The race to crack quantum computing is on and a select few countries are competing for the top spot. While countries like the USA,...
India to Pass Invasive Social Media Rules Without Major Changes: Report

India to Pass Invasive Social Media Rules Without Major Changes: Report

Last month, there were reports suggesting that the Indian government is working on a  controversial privacy-invasive rule that would identify users of social media...
Google Is the Top Buzzing Brand in India

Google is the Top Buzzing Brand in India, Followed by WhatsApp: Report

YouGov recently released its 2019 Buzz Rankings for the Indian market. From the top 10 rankings, it is clear that a majority of buzzing...
India Should Manufacture 5G Telecom Equipment Locally

India Should Manufacture 5G Telecom Equipment Locally: TRAI Chairman

India is gearing up to embrace 5G technology. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman RS Sharma reportedly encourages using locally manufactured equipment in...
Indians Used Smartphones Over 3.5 Hours Every Day in 2019

Indians Used Smartphones About 3.5 Hours Per Day in 2019: Report

It is no surprise that people use smartphones extensively here in India. Have you ever wondered how long that it could possibly be? Well,...
India Reportedly Lost Rs. 21,000 Crores Due to Internet Shutdowns

India Reportedly Lost Rs. 21,000 Crores Due to Internet Shutdowns

Internet shutdowns in India are resulting in huge losses for businesses in the country. As Firstpost reports, telecom operators in India lose Rs 2.45...
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Indians Spend Almost 5 Hours a Day on Smartphones, Claims New Study

An average Indian is spending one-third of his or her waking hours on phone - nearly 1,800 hours a year - and three out...

India to Be Competitive on Electric Cars Prices by 2023

A recent report from Rocky Mountain Institute on "Breakthrough Batteries" hints that the prices of electric vehicles in India will be competing against vehicles...

Only Three Indians Earned over Rs.500 Crore Last Year

The Income Tax Department recently released the Income Tax Return Statistics details for the assessment year 2018-19. From the statistics, it is clear that...

Indians Prefer Video-First, Variety, and Vernacular Content: Report

Over the past decade, India has witnessed a massive inflow in people having access to the internet. As a result, the usage of internet...
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Women Prefer Candy Crush over PUBG Mobile : Report

Breaking all gender stereotypes, a recent survey report suggests that women tend to play mobile games more than men in India. The survey involved...
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India Is Planning to Implement Facial Recognition for Police

According to recent reports, India could be following the footsteps set by the Chinese government on mass surveillance for the sake of law enforcement....