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India’s IT & Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, speaking at the Law Commission’s consultation on Media Law on Saturday, said that “As far as the legal architecture (of media regulation) ... Continue_Reading
The Gujarat Government appears to have flipped the Internet kill switch in Vadodara, according to reports from The Times of India and The Hindustan Times. Following two days of riots ... Continue_Reading
Update: While Justice Manmohan Singh did ask for proof for the 72 infringing sites, it appears that the order is still a John Doe order. The order, of which MediaNama ... Continue_Reading
Flipkart owned e-commerce company Myntra appears to be getting rather desperate when it comes to pushing promotions over SMS: Just over the past couple of days, as a DND customer, ... Continue_Reading
India Cements Ltd, the owner of the Indian Premier League Cricket franchise Chennai SuperKings, plans to demerge the division into a wholly owned subsidiary of the company. India Cements will ... Continue_Reading
Lakshmi Narasimhan, former Network18 CEO who had moved to a corporate role after Durga Raghunath had taken over his role in April this year, had joined big data firm Crayon ... Continue_Reading
Wingify, the Delhi based SAAS company which owns A/B testing platform Visual Website Optimizer, has acquired Concept Feedback, a US based website design consultancy marketplace, which allows businesses to get ... Continue_Reading
Indian handset company Micromax has been announced as the owner of Indian Aces, an International Premier Tennis League franchise, which includes Roger Federer, Pete Sampras, Gael Monfils, Ana Ivanovic, Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna, ... Continue_Reading
The online unbundling of the newspaper business is nothing new, but The Hindu has arrived rather late to the party. The publication has launched Roofandfloor.com, a real estate portal, nine ... Continue_Reading
Google is apparently in talks with Bharti Airtel to allow purchase of goods and services from the Google Play store using carrier billing, reports The Economic Times. This is not ... Continue_Reading
Mobile content application NewsHunt (Ver Se Innovations) has announced a fund raising of Rs 100 crores, in a Series B round led by Sequoia Capital India, with existing investors Matrix ... Continue_Reading
Bollywood content aggregation company Shemaroo’s Rs 120 crore IPO closed with bids at 5 times the number of shares offered for purchase. On the last day, Foreign institutional investors applies ... Continue_Reading