Policy

Indian government has proposed the creation of new standards for electronics industry in India to target imported electronics, that might affect importing of devices such as iPad here ... Continue_Reading
The national co-convenor of BJP’s IT cell Vinit Goenka believes that online companies need to store data of Indians in servers within the country for security and data sovereignty. ... Continue_Reading
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) is working on a discussion paper to better understand Over The Top services such as such as WhatsApp and Viber ... Continue_Reading
SEBI will soon come up with guidelines for crowdfunding in India to encourage Indian entrepreneurs to raise capital, reports PTI. ... Continue_Reading
An odd half-measure from the TRAI, allowing restoration of numbers that have been blocked because of inclusion in spam messages by paying an arbitrary amount of Rs 500 and above, ... Continue_Reading
We didn’t see this coming: Whatsapp has partnered with German carrier E-Plus to launch a Whatsapp SIM card, effectively taking on the role of an MVNO. ... Continue_Reading
Telcos in India can raise debt by pledging spectrum as collateral, since Department of Telecom (DoT) has reportedly agreed to the finance ministry’s views of classifying bandwidth as a tangible ... Continue_Reading
UIDAI does not have any procedure to remove Aadhaar number from its database. ... Continue_Reading
The AIADMK, the party currently in power in the state of Tamil Nadu, opposes FDI in Retail, wants every state government to have its own cable TV service, is against ... Continue_Reading
The manifesto of the BJP, which leads the National Democratic Alliance that lost power to the current UPA government 10 years ago, has a lot to offer to the digital ... Continue_Reading
If you’re in Kochi and witness a traffic violation, you can report the incident to the police by sending a message or the picture of the offending vehicle via WhatsApp ... Continue_Reading
The Election Commission appears to have changed its guidelines regarding “active monitoring” content. In a letter to the IAMAI published on the EC website ... Continue_Reading