Neeraj Chopra with Hungarian fan

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Olympian Gold Medalist Refuses To Sign On National Flag, Wins Netizens

Athlete and World champion Neeraj Chopra won hearts of netizens with his sweet gesture, showing respect to the Indian National flag. After securing the gold medal at the World Athletic Championship, Neeraj Chopra was approached by one of his fans, asking for an autograph, on the tricolour flag. However, the olympian denied saying, "Mai waha nahi kar sakta." He instead signed the sleeve of the t-shirt of his fan. 

Mon, 28 Aug 2023 - 06:04 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Internet, Neeraj Chopra, Viral video, Fan Moment, Tricolour

Courtesy: Wio News

SRK

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SRK All-Black Look For Event Sets Internet On Fire

Internet went crazy over the all-black look of Bollywood King Shah Rukh Khan.  SRK attended the opening of Nita Mukesh Ambani Cultural Centre (NMACC) in Mumbai on Friday with his family and became a sensation with his stunning look. Although the actor skipped posing for camera, his manager Pooja Dadlani shared a few pictures, which went viral. SRK fans, shared the pictures widely with K3G's "Pathani Salwar" dilogue.

Sat, 01 Apr 2023 - 11:10 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Shah Rukh Khan, Internet, netizens, Bollywood, Fashion Sense

5G

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Jio 5G Rollout Announced In 17 Cities, List Here

Reliance-Jio announces the 5G rollout in 17 cities, across India, making the fast internet available in a total of 257 cities of India. On February 15, the company announced the rollout in Ankleshwar, Savarkundla, Bilaspur, read-more

Wed, 15 Feb 2023 - 01:51 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Reliance-Jio, 5G, Indian cities, Technology, Internet

Courtesy: Voice Of Sikkim

Internet

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Internet Access Banned In 25 Assam Districts During Government Examination Hours

Mobile internet connections blocked throughout 25 Assam districts on August 21 to prevent malpractices during examinations for Grade-IV positions in various state government offices. Furthermore, Section 144 prohibitory orders were issued in districts where examinations are being held. "Dear customers, as per government directive, mobile… read-more

Sun, 21 Aug 2022 - 05:25 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Internet, Suspended, Assam, Exam, government exam

5G Spectrum

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Union Minister Addresses Indian 5G Opportunity, Says 5G Spectrum Roll Out Soon

The Union Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology Ashwini Vaishnaw addressed the "Indian 5G Opportunity" and said, the rollout of the 5G spectrum is expected to start in October. He further added, that within a year or two, India should have a significant presence in the country. Notably, India is aiming for… read-more

Sun, 31 Jul 2022 - 12:44 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: 5G spectrum, Union Minister, Ashwini Vaishnaw, Internet, India

Police

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Curfew Lifted For 4 Hours In 7 Districts After Udaipur Beheading Case

The district administration has lifted the curfew imposed in seven police station areas following the horrific murder of a tailor by extremist factions for four hours beginning 12 p.m. on July 2. On June 28, Kanhaiya Lal was stabbed to death by two men for expressing support for a controversial statement made by now-suspended BJP leader Nupur… read-more

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 - 12:26 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Udaipur Beheading, curfew, Internet, Rajasthan, udaipur

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Ashwini Vaishnaw

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India To Get 5G Internet Services In March 2023: Ashwini Vaishnaw

India will get 5G services by March 2023, said Union Communications Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw. During Viva Technology 2022 Event, Vaishnaw said, by July end, auction for 5G spectrum will be completed, assuring to bring built-in-India solution for the core of the 5G services. Notably, the developments came after PM Narendra Modi chaired a Union Cabinet meeting and approved the spectrum auction and further 5G developments to Communications… read-more

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 10:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Ashwini Shaw, Communications Ministry, 5G Network, Internet, March 2023

Courtesy: ANI

MK Stalin

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Tamil Nadu Govt To Provide High Speed Internet To All 12,535 Village Panchayats At 1 Gbps Bandwidth

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin initiated works to provide high speed internet connectivity to all the 12,535 village panchayats in the state. On June 9, he inaugurated the laying of optical fibre cables. Reportedly, the project is worth Rs 1,627.8 crore, and will be implemented by Tamil Nadu Fibrenet Corporation (TANFINET). The project aims at providing 1 Gbps bandwidth connectivity to the village panchayats.

Fri, 10 Jun 2022 - 04:00 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Optical Fibre, MK Stalin, Internet, Tamil Nadu, TANFINET

Courtesy: The Times Of India

Cashew Shaped Eggs

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Cashew Shaped Eggs Laid By Karnataka Hen Goes Viral, Stuns Internet

In Karnataka's Laila village, a hen led some 10 cashew-shaped eggs.  The bizarre incident left villagers stunned, and also went viral on social media platforms. When asked about the reason, the owner of the hen Prashanth said, “After three continuous days of abnormally shaped eggs, we took the hen to the vet. Apparently, there is some issue either with her shell gland or there are worms in her reproductive organs".

Wed, 25 May 2022 - 09:10 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cashew Shaped Egg, Karnataka, Village, Internet, Viral

Courtesy: News 18

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New Study Finds Taking Break From Social Media Improves Mental Health

A new study has found that taking a break from social media helps improve one's mental health. The findings of the study have been published in 'Cyberpsychology Behaviour and Social Networking.' Around 154 social media users were put into an intervention and a control group at random, as a part of the research. "Many of our participants reported positive effects from being off social media," concludes Dr Jeff Lambert.

Fri, 06 May 2022 - 11:47 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Social Media, mental health, research, Study, Internet

Courtesy: ANI