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Cyclone Fani : Telecom Services Hit; Airtel, Vodafone Idea Say Ready For Any Emergency

Cyclone Fani : Telecom Services Hit; Airtel, Vodafone Idea Say Ready For Any Emergency

May 3, 2019 at 3:24 pm 0 comments

Telecom services including mobile services appear to be severely hit in Odisha barely hours after Cyclone Fani made landfall near Puri in Odisha this morning. Wind speed has been recorded at 145 to 175 kms per hour and the coastal areas including Jajpur, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Paradip, Berhampur and even BhubaneswarRead More

Cyclone Fani : Power Bank Sale Goes Through The Roof In Odisha

Cyclone Fani : Power Bank Sale Goes Through The Roof In Odisha

May 3, 2019 at 2:56 pm 0 comments

With the coastal state of Odisha hit by Cyclone Fani, what Indian Meterological Department terms an ‘extreme severe cyclone’, people were seen thronging to electronics and mobile accessory shops to buy power banks in case power supply gets disrupted due the cyclone. Ground reports received from the state capital BhubaneswarRead More

Airtel Offers Amazon Prime Benefits To Prepaid Customers

Airtel Offers Amazon Prime Benefits To Prepaid Customers

May 2, 2019 at 6:07 pm 0 comments

In yet another exclusive partnership Airtel & Amazon have joined hands to extend  benefits of Amazon Prime to Airtel Prepaid customers. As a part of the #Airtelthanks program Airtel today launched a new prepaid bundle at INR 299 to offer 28 days of Amazon Prime membership at no additional costRead More

Airtel Launches Wynk Tube, An App For Music Audio And Video

Airtel Launches Wynk Tube, An App For Music Audio And Video

April 30, 2019 at 4:56 pm 0 comments

Airtel Tuesday launched one more product for its millions of customers across in India. Named Wynk Tube, the app is part of the same business unit that of Wynk Music, however, as against Wynk Music that plays music only in audio format, this new app will play the same inRead More

Karbonn Mobiles Is Shutting Down, Files For Closure

Karbonn Mobiles Is Shutting Down, Files For Closure

April 30, 2019 at 9:42 am 0 comments

Karbonn Mobiles, once a strong force to reckon with in the Indian mobile phone space, is closing down. And it’s official – the company has filed for closure with the concerned government authorities. The company that sells and distributes mobile phones under the Karbonn brand is registered in the MinistryRead More

Atos Opens Global Delivery Centre In Tamil Nadu

Atos Opens Global Delivery Centre In Tamil Nadu

April 29, 2019 at 4:01 pm 0 comments

Digital transformation enabler Atos has launched its new global delivery centre in Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India. The opening ceremony was attended by members of the Atos global leadership, as well as dignitaries from the government of Tamil Nadu, and by members of the ICT Academy. The first building on the 100-acreRead More

Amazon Pay Starts P2P Payment Through UPI

Amazon Pay Starts P2P Payment Through UPI

April 29, 2019 at 3:27 pm 0 comments

Amazon Pay Monday launched its person-to-person (P2P) payments for Android users. Amazon customers can now make instant bank-to-bank transfers using UPI platform on the Amazon app. Customers can use this functionality to settle bills/expenses with friends, lend/return money to family, pay rents, pay for services like house-help, newspaper bills, milkRead More

Vivo Grew At 119% When Indian Smartphone Industry Grew At 4%

Vivo Grew At 119% When Indian Smartphone Industry Grew At 4%

April 26, 2019 at 9:50 pm 0 comments

Chinese smartphone brand Vivo has reported 119% growth in Q1 over the same period a year ago in terms of number of smartphones hipped. Siting a Counterpoint report, Vivo said it has also emerged as the fastest growing brand with an impressive 119% Y-o-Y growth. This growth is despite India’sRead More

Vodafone Idea Rights Issue Subscribed 80%

Vodafone Idea Rights Issue Subscribed 80%

April 25, 2019 at 6:58 am 0 comments

Vodafone Idea rights issue was subscribed 80% till 8 PM on the closing day indicating a dull trading. For the Rs 25,000 crore rights issue, bids were received only for 1109 crore shares out of total 2000 crore shares put up for trading by the telecom behemoth. Vodafone Idea hadRead More

Ather Energy To Start Chennai Operations In June

Ather Energy To Start Chennai Operations In June

April 24, 2019 at 4:28 pm 0 comments

Smart electric vehicle startup Ather Energy Wednesday announced that it’s planning to start its operations in Chennai from June this year. The company is already doing its business in Bengaluru, its headquarter. The company also said it plans to enter to 30 cities in the next two years. Ather said itsRead More