MIB Says Subscribers in Metro Cities are Saving on Bills After TRAI Tariff Regime

MIB Says Subscribers in Metro Cities are Saving on Bills After TRAI Tariff Regime
According to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB), the DTH subscribers in Indian metro cities are saving up to around 10 to 15% on monthly subscription bills courtesy of the new TRAI Tariff Regime. The ministry provided these new figures during the monsoon session of Lok Sabha, and it informed that the subscribers have benefitted from the new implementation.... Read More

Removal Notice for Illegally Fixed Communication Cables/ Lines by Local Cable TV Operators

Removal Notice for Illegally Fixed Communication Cables/ Lines by Local Cable TV Operators
Executive Director of MAHAVITARAN (MSEDCL), Mumbai has circulated order to all Superintending Engineers,  O & M Circle. Copies also marked to The Director (Operations), Personal Secretary to Hon’ble Energy Minister, Maharashtra, all Chief Engineers & O & M Zones for removal of illegally fixed communication cables on MSEDCL structures vide circular dated 12th June, 2019, with reference MERC order dtd... Read More

Blockchain May be Applied for Mobile Number Portability, After Check on Pesky Calls

Blockchain May be Applied for Mobile Number Portability, After Check on Pesky Calls
India’s telecom regulator (TRAI) is considering using blockchain technology in more areas such as mobile number portability after its successful implementation for checking unsolicited commercial communication (UCC) or pesky messages and calls. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman RS Sharma has said that Indian carriers Vodafone Idea, Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular that are using open source platforms to... Read More

MIB asks TV Channels to Abandon from Indecent Portrayal of Children in Dance Reality Shows

MIB asks TV Channels to Abandon from Indecent Portrayal of Children in Dance Reality Shows
The ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) has issued an advisory to all the private channels to abandon from showing children in a vulgar, indecent, suggestive and inappropriate manner in dance reality shows or other such programmes. The ministry has asked TV channels to exercise maximum restraint, sensitivity, and caution while showing such programmes. The ministry stated that the Inter-Ministry... Read More

India will Overtake China as World’s Most Populous Country in 8 Years

India will Overtake China as World’s Most Populous Country in 8 Years
India will overtake China to become the world’s most populous country in just eight years, according to a United Nations report. In the world’ populated country by the century ends. Meanwhile, the Chinese population will decrease by 31.4 million, or around 2.2 per cent, between 2019 and 2050. The report titled ‘The World Population Prospects 2019: Highlights’ estimated that the... Read More

Sending Bulk Messages via WhatsApp Will Take You to Court

Sending Bulk Messages via WhatsApp Will Take You to Court
WhatsApp has announced that it will take legal action against individuals and companies, who misuse the app or send messages to a lot of people in violation of its terms and conditions. Individuals or Companies engaged in activities such as sending bulk or automated message or non-personal use would face legal action from December 7 under it’s new policy “Unauthorized... Read More