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Mobile Phones

Police Nab Man Accused In Snatching In Delhi's Civil Lines Area From His 'Lucky' Jacket

Jan 11, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The matter came to light after two complaints of snatching were received in North Delhi’s Civil Lines police station, they said.

Rajasthan Shuts Internet As 15 Lakh Candidates Appear For Patwari Recruitment Exam

Oct 23, 2021 Tabeenah Anjum

Business of taxi services, food aggregators, home delivery services come to a standstill as internet remains cut off in Jaipur, Dausa and Bikaner.

Fact Check: Is Your Phone Listening To Your Conversations? Know It Here

It's no coincidence the item you’d been interested in was the same one you were targeted with.

Mirzapur: Boy Charges Mobile Phone With 'Jadoo' Charger, Dies As Battery Explodes On His Face

Mar 28, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Upon hearing the sound of the blast, the boy's family members rushed to the scene where they found him lying in a pool of blood.

Xiaomi MD Gifts Mi 10T Pro To A Man Who Refused To Marry Unless He Has Smartphone

Xiaomi Vice President and MD Manu Kumar Jain surprised a fan of Mi 10T Pro by fulfilling his unusual request.

14 December, 2020

India Aims To Surpass China In Mobile Manufacturing: Ravi Shankar Prasad


The government is looking to make India a hub of other electronic products as well with the expansion of the PLI scheme to other sectors.

05 November, 2020

For Your Eyes Only!

Arshi Khanam

Your eyes are a barometer of your health. If you are myopic, here’s some diet and other tips to help improve your vision.

29 September, 2020

The Best Truly Wireless Earbuds You Can Buy Under 8000

Manvi Gupta

If you are looking for superior auditory experience, great aesthetics, and a perfect blend of treble and bass coupled with comfortable fit, then have a look at this list.

25 June, 2020

‘Always With Indian Army, But Restore Communication Services’: Ladakh Councillors To Govt

Naseer Ganai

The councillors say the border residents of Ladakh 'deeply respect and support the security parameters and subsequent action carried out by the government' but urged the government to restore the telecommunication services.

21 June, 2020

OnePlus 8 Pro Sold Out Within Minutes Of Going On Sale Amid Clamour For 'Boycott China'


While OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro were launched in April, the devices were not brought into the Indian market given the lockdown.

10 December, 2019

SMS Services Resume For Postpaid Subscribers In Kashmir; Internet, Prepaid Services Still Down

Outlook Web Bureau

Phones fell silent on August 5, when the Centre revoked Jammu and Kashmir's special status.


01 December, 2019

Jio To Hike Mobile Calling, Data Charges By Up To 40% From December 6


Jio said it will continue to work with the government on the consultation process for revision of telecom tariffs

29 November, 2019

Is Technology Changing The Way We Consume Music?

K Yatish Rajawat

People’s choice in songs are determined by an algorithm--that works online--which leads to a more homogenized taste in music across the world cutting across the barriers of geography, income levels and language.

02 November, 2019

'Had Notified Indian Government In May': WhatsApp Responds On Snooping Row

Outlook Web Bureau

According to reports, WhatsApp revealed that journalists and activists in India have been the target of surveillance by operators using the Israeli spyware Pegasus.

01 November, 2019

Govt, Army Officials In 20 Countries Targets Of WhatsApp Hacking: Report

Outlook Web Bureau

The hacking of a wider group of top government officials’ smartphones than previously reported suggests the WhatsApp cyber intrusion could have broad political and diplomatic consequences.

18 October, 2019

Uttar Pradesh Govt Bans Mobile Phones In Colleges, Universities


The ban on the use of mobile phones is also applicable to teachers across all universities and colleges in the state.

15 October, 2019

Hours After Postpaid Mobile Services Restored, SMS Blocked In Kashmir


Mobile phone services for post-paid subscribers resumed in Kashmir after 72 days on Monday, but without any internet facilities. By about 5 pm, SMS services were stopped too.


14 October, 2019

As Govt Lifts Ban On Postpaid Phones In Kashmir, Prepaid Users Ask 'What About Us?'

Naseer Ganai

Thousands of postpaid phone subscribers found their services barred due to the non-payment of bills.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz