India passes new telecom bill to modernise connectivity, introduce satellite broadband amid privacy concerns

The upper house of Indian Parliament today passed the Telecommunications Bill, 2023,…

Apple clocks record shipments for India-made iPhones, India sales at all-time high

In a shift from its heavy reliance on China, Apple has made…

India acts against China’s Vivo over alleged visa violations, illegal foreign transfer worth $13Bn

The Indian government has taken into custody a Chinese employee of the…

‘Make in India’ initiative yields 2 billion domestically assembled phone shipments during 2014-22

In the pursuit of self-sufficiency in mobile phone assembly, India has witnessed…

Indian govt. brings back data protection bill, tabled in lower house amid strong Opposition

India’s Union Communications, Electronics, and Information Technology Minister, Ashwini Vaishnaw, introduced the…

AMD to invest $400Mn in India, set up its largest design center in Bengaluru

India’s ambitions to carve a greater piece of the semiconductor got another…

India to produce first semiconductors by the end of 2024 through Micron plant

India, according to a report from Financial Times, could embark on a…

India will “regulate AI in same way as other emerging tech”, says Union IT minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar

In a press conference today that highlighted India’s progress in terms of…

India imposes stricter regulations on streaming platforms with mandatory anti-tobacco warnings

India’s Health Ministry has stepped onto the virtual set with a captivating…

NPCI says no charge on normal UPI transactions, 1.1% charge on PPI merchant transactions

Come April 1, the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) will charge…

India adds cryptocurrencies and virtual assets within existing money laundering provisions

The Indian government has taken a significant step to tighten regulations around…

India to ban over 230 betting and loan apps, with several of them being China-origin

With an overwhelming rise in notorious betting and online “quick loan” apps…

All real-money online games to have federal oversight in India, regulations to encompass games of skill and chance both

A new Reuters report – which cites a government document and three…

Govt notifies changes to IT Rules, grievance appellate committees to be formed, social media platforms mandated to comply

Last year, the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code)…

Apple and telecom major Airtel meet this week to discuss 5G roll-out across iPhones in India

We began this month with 5G debuting in the Indian market. And…

TrueFoundry gets seeded with $2.3Mn to help companies speed up ML deployment

With machine learning gaining increased prominence in enterprise tech development, specially post…

India’s finance minister asks RBI to create a “whitelist” of all legal digital lending apps

Recent times has seen India, the world’s second-largest internet market, crack down…

Indian govt. has withdrawn the controversial Data Protection Bill, a new revamped bill to be introduced soon

The controversial Data Protection Bill, that the current Indian government started working…

Google backs SME financing platform Progcap in latest $40Mn Series C fundraise

Despite India’s fintech infrastructure growing by leaps and bounds, credit and financing…