Delhi Police to hire officer to tackle cyber crime: Lt Gove

New Delhi, May 24 : Lt. Governor Anil Baijal on Wednesday said the Delhi Police is going to hire a chief technology officer to help the force to equip itself to meet the growing challenges and potent threat of cyber crime. “In response to the potent threat of cyber crime and cyber-attacks, more so in […]

Iran will continue missile programme, says Rouhani

Tehran, May 24 : Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reiterated on Wednesday that Iran is “heedless” of what the “enemy” says and will continue its missile programme. “Remarks by enemy about Iran’s missile power result from their ignorance,” Rouhani was quoted as saying by Tasnim news agency. “The enemy thinks that our power is restricted only […]

Millennials selling, buying maximum pre-owned mobile device: Study

New Delhi, May 24 : Nearly 75 per cent of pre-owned mobile phone buyers and 55 per cent of pre-owned mobile phone sellers on leading consumer-to-consumer marketplace OLX are millennials in the age group of 19-29 years, a new study said on Wednesday. According to the study by OLX, the desire to aupgrade is the […]

Cabinet approves Noida-Greater Noida metro corridor

New Delhi, May 24 : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared the 29.77 km Noida-Greater Noida metro rail corridor which is nearing completion. “The cabinet granted approval to the Noida-Greater Noida metro rail corridor…. It had been pending for a long time,” Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told the media. The corridor will be entirely elevated […]

Rajasthan not ready for GM mustard: Minister

By Vishav Kota (Rajasthan), May 24 : Rajasthan Agriculture Minister Prabhulal Saini on Wednesday said the state was not ready to introduce genetically modified (GM) mustard and was doing well with normal seeds. “There is a debate going on over this issue at the international level. We will wait for the results,” he said on […]

Jio battle: Airtel urges DoT to reject TRAI’s Rs 3,050 cr fine on 3 telcos

New Delhi, May 24 : Sticking to its earlier stand, the Indian telecom regulator on Wednesday recommended penal action against three operators — Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular — for not providing adequate points of interconnections (PoI) to newcomer Reliance Jio. The amount of penalty the three collectively have to pay is Rs […]