With the launch of iPhone 15 models in India, the recently opened Apple stores in Delhi and Mumbai are seeing crowds of people, especially crazy iPhone lovers. The iPhone 15, is selling for ₹79,900 in India, iPhone 15 Pro is for ₹1,34,900 whereas the iPhone 15 Pro-Max is available at ₹1,59,900. Despite 'Made-in-India' iPhones are not cheap in India, as major parts are still imported, only assembled in India.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin was all praises for PM Narendra Modi and his Made-in-India initiative. Addressing the 8th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) at the Vladivostok port town in Russia, Putin asked the Russian automakers to follow India's Made in India programme for cars in Russia. He said PM Modi did the right thing with Made-in-India. He further said, "We have [Russian-made] automobiles, and we must use them."
PM Narendra Modi saluted the spirit of children who refused to play with foreign toys, expressing the true spirit of "Atmanirbhar India". Addressing the ramparts on the 76th Independence Day, PM Narendra Modi said, " I have heard from countless families that 5-7-year-old children tell their parents that they do not want to play with foreign toys." Notably, Atmanirbhar Bharat has been a major initiative of the Indian Government.
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Ashwini Vaishnaw, the Union Minister for Railways, Communications, Electronics, and Information Technology, placed the first 5G call on a trial network put up at IIT Madras using domestically produced technology on May 19. The complete end-to-end network, as per the minister, was conceived and constructed in India. He claimed it was an attempt to demonstrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi's commitment to a self-sufficient India.
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Apple is planning to start the production of iPhone 13 in Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu. In addition, Apple's parent company Foxconn is currently making iPhone 12 in Sriperumbudur. The Sriperumbudur plant was closed in December 2021 after 250 workers fell ill with food poisoning. After which, the company had implemented necessary safety measures and fixed loopholes to re-open it in 2022.
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Zighrana, a made in India perfume was launched in New York. In addition, the launch of the perfume 'Vikas Khanna by Zighrana' was unveiled by the Consulate General of India, Randhir Jaiswal. "It is an honour to launch the product here in New York'', stated the CEO. Notably, the perfume is a unique blend of spices that represents Indian history and culture.
The Government of India is planning to build an Operating System (OS) as an alternative to Google's Android and Apple's iOS. The government is trying to frame policies that will facilitate an ecosystem for the industry to come up with such an OS, stated Rajeev Chandrasekhar, Minister of State for Electronics and IT. Meanwhile, India is planning to increase its electronics manufacturing to $300 billion in the next five years.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 19, handed over an indigenously manufactured Made-In-India light combat helicopter (LCH) to the Indian Air Force. For efficient combat missions, the light combat helicopter includes sophisticated technologies and stealth features and is reportedly designed by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited. It is the world's only assault helicopter capable of landing and taking off at 5,000 meters while carrying a large… read-more
While speaking at a media Conclave, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on October 8 said he has asked Tesla ''don't sell electric cars in India'' which is manufactured in China by it. However, he also said the government would provide all the support if Tesla would manufacture its iconic electric vehicles in India. Besides, Gadkari informed everyone we are considering Tesla's demand for a reduction in taxes.
The homegrown tech-lifestyle brand Noise has launched its new smartwatch, NoiseFit Core, in India on September 6 at Rs 2,999. The watch is equipped with a 285mAh battery to fuel a 1.28-inch TFT display for 30 days on standby mode. ''We strive to provide the customer with an affordable yet professional,'' said Gaurav Khatri, CEO. Besides, it offers 13 sports modes, updates for messages, camera control, etc.
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