Plea to restore Internet in Darjeeling rejected

Plea to restore Internet in Darjeeling rejected: With Class 9 students being unable to fill up their board examination forms without Internet, the Darjeeling teachers’ association on Monday met the district magistrate and sought restoration of its service, but in vain. The authorities rejected the demand saying they would make special arrangements for students to…

Cyber security: India’s growing economy, digital push put India at greater cyber attack risk, says Kaspersky Lab

Cyber security: India’s growing economy, digital push put India at greater cyber attack risk, says Kaspersky Lab: India’s growing economy and digital push have caught the attention of hackers and an increasing wave of cyber attacks could soon badly impact the country, experts from Russian cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab have warned. India and other…

Questions Surround Kashmir Ban on Religious, Cooking, Entertainment Channels

Questions Surround Kashmir Ban on Religious, Cooking, Entertainment Channels: Close on the heels of the recent but now lifted month-long social media ban in Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir government in May also banned at least 34 allegedly unauthorised TV channels, including some religious and entertainment channels from Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and Iraq, for their “potential…

This American Venture Capitalist Says India is Second Largest Internet Consumer After China

This American Venture Capitalist Says India is Second Largest Internet Consumer After China: Mobile Internet is witnessing an unparalleled growth in India as more and more people are expressing keenness to consume the internet every year. Surprisingly, it’s not the social networking apps like Whatsapp and Facebook that are dominating the mobile internet space. The…