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5 November, 2018 9:28 PM US Supreme Court Upholds Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rules For Free Internet

The U.S. Supreme Court turned away a group of long-pending appeals from the broadband industry over the Obama-era "net neutrality" rule, which barred internet service providers from giving preferential treatment to some web traffic. The appeals, filed more than a year ago, lost most of their practical significance in June, when a new Federal Communications 255

14 April, 2018 3:40 PM Telecom panel to meet May 1

The Telecom Commission is scheduled to meet on May 1 and likely to discuss in-flight connectivity, net-neutrality and method for allocating spectrum bands, E and V, which are capable of transmitting data at 1000 megabit per second. “It is on May 1,” Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan told reporters. She did not share details of the issues which will be discussed 69

27 October, 2017 7:43 AM TRAI Recommendations on Data Privacy to Be Released by January

Telecom regulator TRAI will come out with its recommendations on guidelines for data privacy, security and ownership by January and is very close to finalising suggestions for the controversial net neutrality, a top official said Thursday. "Currently, there is a huge amount of monopoly and that monopoly is becoming bigger and bigger. We are saying you can use my data because 80

1 September, 2017 3:14 PM JioPhone delivery to start during Navratri, 6 million units booked

MUMBAI: Reliance Retail received six million pre-bookings for its 4G feature phone in a short window of just over a day, indicating strong demand for a device which is set for a Navratri delivery and is expected to further dent the market shares of India's top telcos. The pre-order window opened on August 24 evening and closed early August 26. Apart 75

11 August, 2017 6:45 PM FCC extends net neutrality comment period by two weeks

You’ll have two extra weeks to file your thoughts with the FCC on its plan to get rid of net neutrality. The proposal’s comment period was originally scheduled to end next week, on August 16th, but the commission just pushed the date out to August 30th. The extension was granted in response to 10 groups asking for more time to respond. They had been looking 68

5 August, 2017 6:29 PM Some elements are spreading wrong GST messages, photos on social media: Hasmukh Adhia

Union Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia says the first month of GST has been largely trouble-free, the only blip being the protests by textile traders in Surat. In an interview with Shantanu Nandan Sharma — part of it in his North Block office and part through email — Adhia points out that people with vested interests are spreading fake messages and photos 80

1 August, 2017 8:15 AM Jio Phone: Idea Working on 4G Phone, Aiming for Rs. 2,500 Price Tag

The Jio Phone launch has put any company that competes with Reliance Jio on the edge, whether it is a telecom operator or a mobile phone maker. Now, Idea Cellular has emerged as the first telecom operator head on as it has announced plans to launch a 4G feature phone of its own to take on the Jio Phone. This comes soon after Airtel announced it will not launch 75

24 July, 2017 4:25 AM Analysts divided over validity of Jio's pre-installed apps

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA: Analysts are divided over whether pre-loaded Reliance Jio and other apps on the JioPhone flout rules on nondiscriminatory internet access, known as net neutrality. "Jio's pre-installed apps on the JioPhone can be seen as a violation of net neutrality principles, and we believe this aspect would be highlighted by competitors to the regulator 66

20 July, 2017 12:51 PM Sharif family fulfils onus of proof responsibility

ISLAMABAD: While the four major successes termed as ‘critical evidence’ by the Panama Joint Investigation Team (JIT) have already been proved wrong or have failed to prove anything wrong, the JIT report couldn’t come up with even a single conclusive evidence to hold Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif or any other respondent responsible for any crime or even any wrongdoing 126

5 May, 2017 6:09 AM With Obamacare vote, House Republicans free to turn to tax reform

WASHINGTON: The Republican-controlled US House of Representatives plans to turn to tax reform in earnest, after concluding a lengthy healthcare debate this week with a vote to repeal and replace Obamacare. But even as Republicans predicted that tax reform would succeed before year-end, lawmakers encountered new uncertainties about what a final tax package 28