5G spectrum price suggested by DoT too high: Finance Ministry task force

New Delhi: The 5G spectrum price suggested by the Department of Telecom is too high, a task force constituted by the finance ministry said, as it recommended rationalising of prices for making the next generation services affordable for all. The industry has unanimously raised the issue of high spectrum price. However, the Department of Telecom Read More …

Tremendous momentum in China to address illegal wildlife trade: Expert

Animal welfare professional Grace Ge Gabriel says that China has recognised illegal wildlife trade to be COVID-19’s root cause There is tremendous momentum in China to address the issue of illegal wildlife trade as both, the government and people, have recognised it to be the root cause of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), an animal welfare Read More …

Sports Fraternity Mourns Death Of Chuni Goswami, Tributes Pour In

From Sunil Gavaskar to Sunil Chhettri, cricket and football stood united in grief, mourning the loss of Subimal ‘Chuni’ Goswami, a colossus in Indian sports who died after suffering a cardiac arrest in Kolkata on Thursday. India’s footballers and cricketers — both current and former — reacted with shock after Goswami’s demise. The versatile veteran, Read More …

IDC sees India’s IT spending drop by 4.5 pc in 2020 amid COVID-19 pandemic

NEW DELHI: India’s domestic IT spending on hardware, software and services is expected to drop by 4.5 per cent in 2020 impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, according to research firm IDC. The forecast decline compares with 2019 growth rate of 9.1 per cent as per IDC’s Worldwide Black Book Live Edition, March 2020. IDC said Read More …

Focused on long-term play in India, helping SMBs scale up: Facebook India Head

NEW DELHI: Facebook is focused on a long-term play in India and its recent Rs 43,574-crore deal with Reliance Jio is indicative of the company’s commitment to consumers as well as small and medium businesses (SMBs) in the country, its India Managing Director Ajit Mohan said. Speaking to PTI, Mohan said the company’s efforts are Read More …

Supreme Court directs RBI to ensure implementation of moratorium in letter and spirit

Mumbai: The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Reserve Bank of India to ensure that it March 27 guidelines directing lending institutions to allow a three-month moratorium to all borrowers was implemented in “letter and spirit.” While the three judge bench of justices NV Ramana, Sanjay Kaul and BR Gavai, disposed the matter because the Read More …

Namrup Replacement Thermal Power Plant with production capacity of 100 MW will be commissioned by end of next month

Guwahati: Assam is readying to commission Namrup Replacement Thermal Power Plant (NRPP) with production capacity of 100 MW by end of next month. Assam Power Generation Corporation Limited (APGCL) officials informed this to Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal during his visit to the project site at Namrup in Dibrugarh district on Thursday. The commissioning of the Read More …

COVID-19 might force auto dealers to look for new biz models, some face ‘existential crisis’: FADA

MUMBAI: Automobile dealers might well be forced to look at new ways of doing business and some may face an “existential crisis” in case the coronavirus pandemic continues for a prolonged period, a top official of industry grouping FADA said. While auto dealers are already working on contactless sales, the pandemic has accelerated implementation of Read More …

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