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India's first woman DGP, Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya passes away

27 Aug 2019

India's first woman DGP, Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya passes away

Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya, India's first woman Director General of Police (DGP), passed away late last night in Mumbai, following a long illness. She was 72.

Jio GigaFiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber v/s Vodafone v/s BSNL

25 Aug 2019

Jio GigaFiber v/s Airtel V-Fiber v/s Vodafone v/s BSNL

Reliance Jio looks primed to disrupt the broadband market in India with its fiber-to-the-home service, Jio GigaFiber, which is set to roll out from September 5.

Jio effect: Airtel to offer Android set-top box, free TV

24 Aug 2019

Jio effect: Airtel to offer Android set-top box, free TV

In a bid to take on Reliance's GigaFiber, Airtel is working to launch an Android-based smart set-top box (STB) to "deliver converged digital entertainment and fast broadband services," according to The Economic Times.

Rivaling JioFiber, Hathway launches 100Mbps broadband plan for Rs. 699

22 Aug 2019

Rivaling JioFiber, Hathway launches 100Mbps broadband plan for Rs. 699

Just days after Reliance announced the commercial launch of its potentially disruptive Jio Fiber service, Hathway has upped the ante by introducing a new broadband plan and a limited-period offer for its 'Play Box' streaming device.

Reliance Jio Fiber v/s Competitors: Broadband speed, data plans, price

12 Aug 2019

Reliance Jio Fiber v/s Competitors: Broadband speed, data plans, price

After a stellar run with its mobile services, Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio looks primed to disrupt the broadband market in India.

JioPhone 3 to JioFiber: Everything Reliance could announce on Monday

11 Aug 2019

JioPhone 3 to JioFiber: Everything Reliance could announce on Monday

On Monday, August 12, Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) will be hosting its 42nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Mumbai.

JioPhone 3 likely to launch on August 12: Details here

07 Aug 2019

JioPhone 3 likely to launch on August 12: Details here

Over the last two years, Reliance JioPhone and JioPhone 2 have taken services like WhatsApp and Facebook to the mass market.

#Alert: Reliance Jio GigaFiber activation request e-mails are fake

01 Aug 2019

#Alert: Reliance Jio GigaFiber activation request e-mails are fake

There is massive interest from consumers as Reliance prepares to commercially launch its fiber-to-the-home broadband service, Jio Gigafiber, on August 12.

Here's a look at the prepaid plans available for JioPhone

09 May 2019

Here's a look at the prepaid plans available for JioPhone

Thanks to its affordable price, support for the latest apps, and bundled 4G data plans, Reliance's JioPhone continues to be one of the smartest feature phone.

Jio GigaFiber to offer triple services combo for Rs. 600

23 Apr 2019

Jio GigaFiber to offer triple services combo for Rs. 600

Reliance's Jio GigaFiber continues to be one of the most anticipated launches of 2019.

Now, Reliance offers JioNews, one-stop shop for live news, magazines

11 Apr 2019

Now, Reliance offers JioNews, one-stop shop for live news, magazines

In a power move, Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio has launched JioNews, a content aggregation product offering news content from popular outlets, magazines, and Live TV channels.

Reliance working on Triple Play plan for Jio GigaFiber users

27 Mar 2019

Reliance working on Triple Play plan for Jio GigaFiber users

Reliance's Jio GigaFiber continues to be one of the most anticipated things of 2019.

Everything to know about Reliance Jio Gigafiber Preview offer

25 Feb 2019

Everything to know about Reliance Jio Gigafiber Preview offer

Reliance's Jio GigaFiber, which was announced in August last year, has been in the testing phase since then.

IMG Reliance stops broadcasting PSL matches after Pulwama attack

18 Feb 2019

IMG Reliance stops broadcasting PSL matches after Pulwama attack

In what has been described as one of the deadliest attacks on Indian security forces in Kashmir, at least 40 CRPF personnel were recently killed in Pulwama.

#PulwamaAttack: Reliance Foundation to provide education, employment to martyrs' children

16 Feb 2019

#PulwamaAttack: Reliance Foundation to provide education, employment to martyrs' children

Nita Ambani-led Reliance Foundation has offered to provide education and employment to the children of the 40 CRPF personnel martyred in the deadly Pulwama terror attack on 14 February.

Reliance Jio GigaFiber launch unlikely in March: Report

12 Feb 2019

Reliance Jio GigaFiber launch unlikely in March: Report

Jio GigaFiber, Reliance's much-awaited FTTH service, may not launch in the first quarter of 2019.

Reliance Jio GigaFiber: Here's everything you need to know

02 Feb 2019

Reliance Jio GigaFiber: Here's everything you need to know

Jio GigaFiber, Reliance's much-awaited FTTH service, was announced last August with registrations going live the same day.

BSNL's Bharat Fiber FTTH service launched: Plans, bookings and more

19 Jan 2019

BSNL's Bharat Fiber FTTH service launched: Plans, bookings and more

Taking on Reliance's Jio GigaFiber and Airtel's V-Fiber, state-owned BSNL has launched its own Bharat Fiber service in India.

Jio GigaFiber to be rolled out in March: Registrations, plans

07 Jan 2019

Jio GigaFiber to be rolled out in March: Registrations, plans

Jio GigaFiber, the much-awaited FTTH service from Reliance, will be available in India soon, according to India Today.

JioCinema App: Features and specifications

05 Jan 2019

JioCinema App: Features and specifications

JioCinema is Reliance's answer to Netflix and Hotstar.

HDFC Group briefly overtook Tata Group as India's most-valued conglomerate

27 Dec 2018

HDFC Group briefly overtook Tata Group as India's most-valued conglomerate

Following Wednesday's trading session, the Tata Group lost the distinction of being the most valuable conglomerate in India.

Telecom industry wants Rajinikanth's '2.0' banned for depicting mobiles badly

29 Nov 2018

Telecom industry wants Rajinikanth's '2.0' banned for depicting mobiles badly

The mega-budget movie 2.0 starring Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar is already making waves about its potential for commercial success.

Reliance Jio GigaFiber: Here's how you can register

21 Nov 2018

Reliance Jio GigaFiber: Here's how you can register

Reliance Jio is looking primed to take on the broadband space in India with its Fiber-to-the-home broadband service.

Dassault CEO on Rafale-Deal: We chose Reliance, I don't lie

13 Nov 2018

Dassault CEO on Rafale-Deal: We chose Reliance, I don't lie

Eric Trappier, the CEO of Dassault Aviation has rubbished allegations made by Congress chief Rahul Gandhi about the selection of Reliance Defence as an offset partner in the controversial Rafale deal.

Reliance Jio Diwali, Celebrations offer: Unlimited calling and free data

29 Oct 2018

Reliance Jio Diwali, Celebrations offer: Unlimited calling and free data

With the festive season arriving in India, Reliance Jio has announced a special Diwali offer for its prepaid users.

OnePlus partners with Reliance Digital to boost offline sales

23 Oct 2018

OnePlus partners with Reliance Digital to boost offline sales

In a bid to create more retail touch points, OnePlus has partnered with Reliance Digital to sell its smartphones.

Shatrughan Sinha criticizes BJP govt over Rafale deal

15 Oct 2018

Shatrughan Sinha criticizes BJP govt over Rafale deal

Disgruntled BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha criticized the BJP government at the Center over the Rafale deal.

Rafale deal: Supreme Court asks Modi govt for deal details

10 Oct 2018

Rafale deal: Supreme Court asks Modi govt for deal details

The Rafale deal between India and France has seen one controversy after another.

#UttarakhandDigitalDevbhoomi: Jio to connect schools, colleges with high-speed internet

07 Oct 2018

#UttarakhandDigitalDevbhoomi: Jio to connect schools, colleges with high-speed internet

Having invested over Rs. 4,000cr in Uttarakhand, richest Indian Mukesh Ambani today said his telecom venture Reliance Jio will in the next two years connect most of the 2,385-plus government schools and colleges with high-speed internet to make the state a 'Digital Devbhoomi'.

Forbes names Mukesh Ambani 'richest Indian' for 11th straight time

04 Oct 2018

Forbes names Mukesh Ambani 'richest Indian' for 11th straight time

Mukesh Ambani, the Chairman of Reliance Industries, has once again emerged as the richest Indian - for the 11th consecutive year - with a net worth of $47.3 billion, according to Forbes magazine.

UIDAI asks telcos to submit plan to discontinue Aadhaar-based eKYC

01 Oct 2018

UIDAI asks telcos to submit plan to discontinue Aadhaar-based eKYC

Days after the Supreme Court imposed curbs on the use of Aadhaar, biometric-issuing authority UIDAI today asked telecom companies to submit, within the next 15 days, a plan to stop using the 12-digit Unique ID number for customer authentication.

#SmartphonesFaceoff: JioPhone 2 v/s Micromax Bharat 1

30 Sep 2018

#SmartphonesFaceoff: JioPhone 2 v/s Micromax Bharat 1

JioPhone 2, the successor to Reliance's popular JioPhone, recently went on sale in India.

#RafaleDeal: Rahul fires fresh salvo, says Modi 'betrayed India's soul'

22 Sep 2018

#RafaleDeal: Rahul fires fresh salvo, says Modi 'betrayed India's soul'

In a fresh attack on the Rafale issue, Congress President Rahul Gandhi alleged PM Modi and Anil Ambani jointly carried out a "surgical strike" on the defense forces.

YouTube becomes widely available for JioPhone, JioPhone 2: Details here

20 Sep 2018

YouTube becomes widely available for JioPhone, JioPhone 2: Details here

While YouTube had been rolling out incrementally for JioPhone and JioPhone 2, the app has now become widely available on the Jio Store.

#SmartphonesFaceoff: JioPhone 2 v/s Micromax Bharat 1

17 Sep 2018

#SmartphonesFaceoff: JioPhone 2 v/s Micromax Bharat 1

JioPhone 2, the successor to Reliance's popular JioPhone, recently went on sale in India.

JioPhone 2 fourth flash sale today starting 12pm via Jio.com

12 Sep 2018

JioPhone 2 fourth flash sale today starting 12pm via Jio.com

JioPhone 2, the successor to the popular JioPhone, will go on sale for the fourth time in India today.

JioPhone 2 flash sale today starting 12pm: All details here

06 Sep 2018

JioPhone 2 flash sale today starting 12pm: All details here

Reliance's latest feature phone, the JioPhone 2, will go on sale for the third time today starting 12pm via Jio.com.

Taking on Airtel and Jio, BSNL revises its broadband plans

03 Sep 2018

Taking on Airtel and Jio, BSNL revises its broadband plans

In a bid to take on Reliance's upcoming Jio GigaFiber and Bharti Airtel's existing V-Fiber service, BSNL has updated all its broadband plans.

Kerala: To understand victims' needs, Nita Ambani visits flood-hit areas

31 Aug 2018

Kerala: To understand victims' needs, Nita Ambani visits flood-hit areas

Reliance Foundation Chairperson Nita M Ambani visited Pallipad village in Alappuzha district, one of the worst-affected areas in the floods that ravaged Kerala recently.

JioPhone 2's third flash sale slated for September 6

31 Aug 2018

JioPhone 2's third flash sale slated for September 6

Reliance's latest feature phone, the JioPhone 2, will go on sale for the third time on September 6 starting 12pm via Jio.com.