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Inside Jio’s new plan to poach 2G subscribers from Airtel, Vodafone Idea

Inside Jio’s new plan to poach 2G subscribers from Airtel, Vodafone Idea NEW DELHI: Inside Jio’s new plan to poach 2G subscribers from Airtel, Vodafone Idea – A fierce fight is about to interrupt out among telcos for a few 350 million feature phone users, with Reliance Jio on the brink of finalizing partnerships with […]

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Reliance may use stake sales to help fund expansion plan

Reliance may use stake sales to help fund expansion plan Reliance may use stake sales to help fund expansion plan – Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), which has raised quite ₹2.2 lakh crore through stake sales, is probably going to travel on a shopping spree because the Covid-19 pandemic has clouded the prospects of cash-strapped businesses, […]

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IRDAI’s Big Digital Push Set to Test Tech Readiness of Indian Insurers

IRDAI’s Big Digital Push Set to Test Tech Readiness of Indian Insurers IRDAI’s Big Digital Push Set to Test Tech Readiness of Indian Insurers – IRDAI has relaxed the necessity for a customer’s signature on text of a replacement policy till March 31, 2021 It further said that insurers can obtain customer’s consent through OTP, […]

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NSDC ties up with LinkedIn for digital skills courses

NSDC ties up with LinkedIn for digital skills courses BENGALURU: NSDC ties up with LinkedIn for digital skills courses – National Skill Development Corp (NSDC) and LinkedIn have engaged to supply access to free LinkedIn Learning resources for digital skills that are in demand. Under the partnership, 10 free LinkedIn Learning paths (consisting of 140 […]

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Entry-level 5G smartphones with Snapdragon 400 series coming in 2021

Entry-level 5G smartphones with Snapdragon 400 series coming in 2021 Entry-level 5G smartphones with Snapdragon 400 series coming in 2021 – Affordable 5G smartphones are on the way, because of Qualcomm as the chipset giant will bring 5G connectivity to the entry-level Snapdragon 400 series in 2021. Qualcomm didn’t announce many details about the Snapdragon […]

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With banking moving online, fintech to be way forward for banks, payment system

With banking moving online, fintech to be way forward for banks, payment system With banking moving online, fintech to be way forward for banks, payment system – As more and more banking-related processes go digital, fintech is predicted to be the way forward for the Indian banking sector and payments system. SBI director Ashwani Bhatia […]

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India bans 118 Chinese apps, including Tencent’s hit games

India bans 118 Chinese apps, including Tencent’s hit games, as border tensions flare-up India bans 118 Chinese apps, including Tencent’s hit games, as border tensions flare-up – With citing national security risks, that comes against a backdrop of rising geopolitical tensions between the 2 nations, India has banned 118 apps with links to China. Major […]

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Reliance JioFiber to offer free Netflix, Amazon Prime with select plans

Reliance JioFiber to offer free Netflix, Amazon Prime with select plans Reliance JioFiber to offer free Netflix, Amazon Prime with select plans – Reliance JioFiber customers are going to be getting the selection of choosing a replacement offer from the carrier with new broadband plans that are almost as cheap as prepaid plans for mobile […]

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Next Google, Facebook & Twitter are coming from India, says PM Modi

Next Google, Facebook & Twitter are coming from India, says PM Modi Next Google, Facebook & Twitter are coming from India, says PM Modi – With the quest for subsequent Google, Facebook, and Twitter coming from India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday talked about several homegrown apps which were recently awarded top prizes within […]

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India’s Jio targets Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia for its 5G kit

India’s Jio targets Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia for its 5G kit India’s Jio targets Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia for its 5G kit – Indian digital services company Jio Platforms, a subsidiary of Reliance Industries, may target West Asia, Eastern Europe, and Southeast Asian regions as markets for its self-developed 5G technology kit after it tests […]

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