Category Archives: NATIONAL

Railway passengers alert! IRCTC announces new ticket booking changes

New Delhi: Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), the ticketing arm of Indian Railways has made a little change in the rules for booking train tickets. Now, while booking tickets, passengers will have to provide their own mobile number as their contact details. Indian Railways has taken this step in view of the increasing […]

Amazfit Pop Pro – Key Specifications Revealed, Launching on December 1

Amazfit Pop Pro smartwatch is all set to launch in China on December 1. Huami has released a teaser poster confirming the arrival of the new wearable and has also teased key specifications and design. Amazfit Pop Pro, judging by the name, will be a slightly more premium variant of Amazfit Pop launched last month. […]

EPFO: Four EPF account benefits, including free insurance, that you may be not aware of

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) gives the facility of PF to all employees. For this, a small deduction is made from salaries of the employees. This is done to secure their future after retirement. However, there are several other benefits that PF account holders are entitled to and very few people are aware about it. […]

Fake SMSs: Trai slaps penalty on BSNL, Airtel, Jio, Vodafone Idea

Mumbai/New Delhi: The telecom regulator has imposed penalties collectively amounting to Rs 35 crore on eight operators including Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea (Vi) and Reliance Jio for allowing cybercriminals to issue fake SMSes to dupe digital payment users. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s penalties are on various counts of violation of the Telecom Commercial […]

Oppo announces AR Glass 2021

Last year at its Inno Day event, Oppo unveiled AR glasses, and this year it’s back with a much improved version. While the previous iteration seemed to model VR glasses in design, this time around, with the Oppo AR Glass 2021, we’re getting something that’s much closer to a casual pair of eyewear. Not quite there […]

Indian Embassy in US to accept online applications for visa, passport, OCI services from today

New Delhi: The Indian Embassy at Washington DC, US will accept online applications for visa, Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI), renunciation, passport and Global Entry Programme (GEP) services through a new service provider, VFS Global, with effect from today (November 4). The Embassy release stated, “With effect from 4 November 2020 (12:01 AM Eastern Standard Time), […]

PUBG could return to India thanks to a new partnership with Microsoft

PUBG is one of the most popular mobile games around, but players in India lost access to the title when the government banned a number of Chinese apps earlier this year. The PUBG Corporation has been working on ways to respawn in the country, and now it looks like it may have found a path […]

BSNL to Launch Rs. 798, Rs. 999 Postpaid Plans on December 1, Rs. 199 Plan to Be Revised: Report

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is reportedly looking to introduce new postpaid plans to compete better with other telecom rivals. These new plans will be priced at Rs. 798 and Rs. 999 and they will bring multiple benefits, apart from data and talktime. A fresh report suggests that the existing Rs. 199 postpaid plan will […]

Reliance-Future Deal Said to Be Put on Hold as Amazon Wins Arbitration Order Against Agreement

A Singapore arbitration panel has put on hold Future Group’s $3.38 billion (roughly Rs. 24,900 crores) asset sale to Reliance, an interim win for Amazon, which had alleged the deal between the Indian firms breached existing agreements. Amazon received an emergency order to halt the companies from proceeding with the deal until an arbitration tribunal […]