Daily Archives: 15th May 2019

No change in poll times, says Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to advance the timing of polls from 7 a.m. to 4.30 a.m. or 5 a.m. for the seventh and last phase of the Lok Sabha polls, considering the heat wave and that it is the holy month of Ramzan during which Muslims fast during the day time. A Vacation […]

Airtel scraps low-value postpaid plans

Bharti AirtelNSE -1.59 % has scrapped its low-valued postpaid plans of less than Rs 499 across circles and halved the total number of its offers for this higher-paying user segment to four, to boost its revenue per user, lower costs, and improve profitability. The Sunil Mittal-led mobile operator has now made Rs 499 the entry […]

Satya Nadella Has Built World’s 1st Election Software That Lets You Track Your Vote Till End

It’s only natural people worry about the sanctity of elections. They are after all trying to pick their policymakers. But since the Cambridge Analytica scandal, we’ve gotten warier of interference in general. So Satya Nadella’s Microsoft has just released a software kit it thinks could help us rest easy. At the Build 2019 developer conference […]