Friday, Sep 17, 2021

Mobile Phones

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

Jun 22, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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.

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

Dec 14, 2020 PTI

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.

For Your Eyes Only!

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.

29 September, 2019

Kumaraswamy Rules Out Involvement In Phone Tapping Of Seer


Several political leaders have accused Kumaraswamy of being behind the alleged phone tapping episode to save his government, which was then rocked by dissidence within.

10 September, 2019

BEWARE! Selfie Elbow, Text Neck, Phantom Ringing Syndrome, Facebook Depression...What Internet Is Doing To You

Damayanti Datta

One in two cannot survive beyond five hours without internet ... as India enters the digital era, a mysterious relationship between new technology and human behaviour grips the nation. Why is it so deadly?

Photo Gallery

Health workers inoculate a COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary during a mega-vaccination drive to mark PM Modi's 71st birthday, in Beawar district.

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Devotees carry an idol of Lord Ganesh for immersion in the Tawi river, in Jammu.

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Saints pray to Lord Swaminarayan during 'Jal Jalani Edkashi' at Gurukul in Surat.

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Activists of Samuga Needhi Katchi wear masks of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin and former chief minister M Karunanidhi, during the pledge owing on the 143rd birth anniversary of Thanthai Periyar, in Coimbatore.

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Health workers inoculate a COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary during a mega-vaccination drive to mark PM Modi's 71st birthday, in Ahmedabad.

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu

Why School In ‘The Cloud’ Will Be Our New Normal

We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.

Sep 12, 2021 Sugata Mitra