Both Airtel and Vodafone Idea had shown reluctance towards the idea of participating in 5G spectrum auctions, which the government has been pushing for close to two years.
With improved features such as ultrawide lens, a cinematic-like video feature and technology for better nighttime pictures, Apple launched it's brand new iPhone 13. However, analysts say that the changes aren't much noticeable or practical.
The Delhi HC in June dismissed a lawsuit filed by Bollywood actress Juhi Chawla against the setting up of 5G technology in India stating that the suit was filed to gain publicity
The Delhi High Court in its Friday order said, 'It appears the suit was for publicity. Juhi Chawla circulated the link of the hearing on social media.'
The 5G plans being drawn up by various telecom companies threaten to provoke serious, irreversible effects on humans and permanent damage to all of the Earth’s ecosystems, Juhi Chawla said
The Department of Telecom had earlier set a target to start 5G trials in 2019 and rollout the next-generation service in 2020.
Experts are still sceptical, believing the country will take a much longer time (5-7 years) to roll out the next-generation technology.
Recently, Jio Platforms and Qualcomm announced they have successfully tested 5G solutions, and clocked ultra-high speeds of 1 Gbps, in trials.
The latest progress on the 5G product portfolio neatly dovetails into Jio's overall plans to develop homegrown 5G telecom solutions.
Japan agreed to be the lead partner in the connectivity pillar of the Indo-Pacific Oceans' Initiative (IPOI).
The Modi-Trump meeting assumes significance as the US president, championing his 'America First' policy, has been a vocal critic of India for levying 'tremendously high' duties on US products.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh briefs the parliament on the Indian Air Force chopper crash in Tamil Nadu yesterday, in which 13 of the 14 people on board including Chief of Defence General Staff Bipin Rawat and his wife...RSTV/PTI Photo
Opposition parties' MPs and suspended Rajya Sabha MPs observe a minute of silence for IAF Mi-17V5 helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu, in which CDS Gen Bipin Rawat, his wife Madhulika Rawat, his staff and other officials...PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrives at Parliament during its Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
New elected German Chancellor Olaf Scholz holds his letter of appointment presented by German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier during a reception at Bellevue Palace in Berlin, Germany. Scholz has become Germany's ninth...AP Photo/Michael Sohn
New elected German Chancellor Olaf Scholz (not in the picture) has given flowers to former Chancellor Angela Merkel during a handover ceremony in the chancellery in Berlin. Merkel was the German Chancellor for 16 years....Photo/Markus Schreiber
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
On BR Ambedkar's death anniversary, a look at the 'invisible' history of Dalit Bahujan women in Indian politics.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.