Daily Archives: January 21, 2019

BSNL Bharat Fiber Plans, bookings and more

Bharat Fiber is a Fiber-To-The-Home (FTTH) service designed to offer high-speed internet over a fiber optic cable network. According to BSNL, the service will offer “broadband from 256 Kbps to 100 Mbps” and support “IPTV having different type of contents like HDTV, 3D TV and range of voice telephony services”. For now, Bharat Fiber will […]

How to download the Masked Aadhaar

‘Masked’ Aadhaar card, your 12-digit Unique Identification number (UID) is hidden and only the last 4 digits are shown, while all other information remains the same. Notably, a Masked Aadhaar service is equally valid as a government identity proof at all places. UIDAI to introduce the Masked Aadhaar, in order to protect the sensitive, personal […]

Indians of these 2 Ages can use Aadhaar to visit these two countries

Aadhaar cards are now valid travel documents for Indians under 15 and over 65 travelling to Nepal and Bhutan, according to a Home Ministry communique. Indians other than those in the two age brackets will not be able to use Aadhaar to travel to the two neighbouring countries,for which no visas are needed, clarified the […]

How proposed changes in H1-B visa rules may impact Indian IT companies

The US is reviewing the H-1B visa programme, which allows companies to temporarily employ foreign workers in America in speciality occupations. The new proposals, if implemented, could impact the profitability of Indian IT companies as it could lead to a reduction in H1-B visa approvals for regular applicants, says research agency Icra. There is a […]

Amazon Great Indian Sale with more deals on many items

Amazon India on Friday previewed all the major deals and offers that will be available during its Great Indian Sale. While the forthcoming sale will be kicked off for regular customers from January 20, Amazon Prime members will get early access starting 12pm IST on Saturday, January 19. The e-commerce giant claims that there will […]