13 Feb 2016
New Delhi: A day after closing down its controversy-ridden Free Basics programme here, Facebook India Managing Director Kirthiga Reddy yesterday stepped down from her current role and will relocate to the US.
12 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Former Delhi University lecturer SAR Geelani was booked for sedition in connection with an event at Press Club of India here, in which a group shouted slogans hailing Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.
11 Feb 2016
New Delhi: In a boost to net neutrality, Facebook has decided to shut down its controversial 'Free Basics' programme in India, following telecom regulator Trai's move to bar operators from charging different rates for Internet access based on content.
09 Feb 2016
Washington: While expressing disappointment on India's decision on net neutrality, Facebook founder and chief Mark Zuckerberg said that he is committed to keep working for breaking down connectivity barriers in India and around the world.
08 Feb 2016
New Delhi: In a boost to net neutrality and a blow to Facebook and other operators offering differential data tariffs, telecom regulator TRAI today barred them from charging discriminatory prices for web access.
23 Jan 2016
Imphal: BJP MLA Khumukcham Joykisan Singh was arrested today for defying prohibitory orders under CrPC section 144 imposed here since yesterday evening, after trouble broke out in the Thangal Bazar area over a dispute regarding construction of a temporary market shed.
04 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government is all set to provide free medicines to the needy for 24 hours at government hospitals. The government is also planning to curb the long queues outside medical stores.
28 Jan 2016
Melbourne: High on confidence after winning the first Twenty20 International, India will look to press home the advantage and seal off the three-match series when they take on Australia in the second T20I here tomorrow.
17 Feb 2014
Imphal: Unidentified gunmen opened fire at the house of a journalist, who was allegedly beaten up by the personnel of India Reserve Battalion recently, in Imphal West district of Manipur on Monday, police said.
14 Feb 2014
IMPHAL: A havildar of the India Reserve Battalion (IRB) has been suspended over his alleged assault on a journalist of a local English daily earlier this week, said the police on Friday.