Tag: Data

National Family Health Survey: Women have more sex partners then men in 11 States/UTs
National Family Health Survey: Women have more sex partners then men in 11 States/UTs

Compared to other states, Rajasthan had the highest number of women who had on an average 3.1 sex partners as against the 1.8 per cent for men.

  • Friday, 19 August 2022
Apple provided customers' data on Indian government requests

New Delhi: The Indian government has asked Apple to provide information for 27 devices and 18 accounts in the January-June 2018 period, with the company providing data in most of the cases owing to an iTunes Gift Card fraud investigation. The number of government requests — in various formats such as subpoenas, court orders, warrants […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Data should be used with adequate safeguards: Mukesh Ambani

New Delhi: Noting that data should be used for the betterment of the country, Reliance Industries (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani on Thursday said data must be uitlised with “adequate safeguards”. Addressing the inaugural session of the Indian Mobile Congress (IMC) here, he described data as “the most important resource of the new age”. “It is important […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
China vaccine probe confirms adulteration, falsified data

Beijing: An investigation by Chinese authorities into pharmaceutical company Changsheng Biotech, which is at the centre of a vaccine adulteration scandal, confirmed that the company falsified data about its products and used expired material to make vaccines, the media reported on Saturday. Raids conducted by a State Council team found that the firm had used […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Facebook allowed phonemakers to access personal info of users: Report

New York: Raising fresh concerns about Facebook’s privacy protection policies, a New York Times report has exposed how the social network allowed about 60 device makers, including Apple and Samsung, to access personal information of users and their friends. Even before Facebook apps were widely available on smartphones, Facebook had data-sharing partnerships with the device […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Centre launches tool to monitor foreign contributions

  New Delhi: The Centre on Friday launched a web-based analytical tool to closely monitor the flow and utilisation of foreign contributions received by different organisations registered or permitted under the FCRA(Foreign Contribution regulation Act). “The tool enables decision-makers in various government departments/Ministries to scrutinise the sources of foreign funds and their actual use in […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
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Airtel offers users 30 GB free data on 4G smartphone upgrade

New Delhi: Telecom service provider Bharti Airtel on Friday said it has rolled out an initiative under which its customers on 2G/3G mobile devices will be eligible for 30 GB data free of cost when they upgrade to a 4G smartphone. Airtel said this programme will complement its ‘Mera Pehla Smartphone’ initiative, under which it […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
India's forex reserves down $2.12 billion

Mumbai: India’s foreign exchange (forex) reserves declined by $2.12 billion during the week ended February 8, official data showed on Friday. According to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)’s weekly statistical supplement, the overall forex reserves decreased to $398.12 billion from $400.24 billion reported for the week ended ended February 1. India’s forex reserves comprise […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
iPhone Users' Data Supreme, No Back Door Access: Apple

Las Vegas: Reiterating its commitment to safeguarding the iPhone user’s data at any cost, Apple has defended its stance on hardware encryption at the ‘CES 2020′ trade show here, as the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) asked the Cupertino-based giant to unlock two iPhones. Participating in a privacy-focused session, Jane Horvath, Apple’s Senior Director of […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
7.26 million records of BHIM users data leaked

New Delhi: Security researchers have discovered that about 7.26 million records linked to users of mobile payments app BHIM were left exposed to the public by a website. The exposed data included sensitive information such as names, dates of birth, age, gender, home address, caste status and Aadhaar card details, among others, said the report […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
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Reliance Jio New Year Recharge Plans; IUC charges, Free Voice Calls From Jan 1

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of New Year, Reliance Jio Infocomm on Thursday announced that it will make all domestic calls free starting January 1, as interconnect usage charges (IUC) for all domestic voice calls comes to an end. In a statement, the company said that as per the directions of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021