Monday, 23 May, 2022
Topic5G services

Topic: 5G services

Street lamps & billboards for seamless 5G connectivity? What TRAI plans with pilot study

TRAI study launched in Gujarat aims to determine feasibility of mounting small cells on existing public infrastructure to ensure seamless 5G connectivity.

Delhi HC reduces Juhi Chawla’s penalty from Rs 20 Lakh to Rs 2 lakh in 5G lawsuit

Court said the actor didn't take up 5G issue in a 'frivolous and casual manner' and expunged its judge's earlier remarks against her that she had filed lawsuit to garner publicity.

To keep millions confined to 2G is to deprive them of digital revolution: Mukesh Ambani

New Delhi: Billionaire Mukesh Ambani on Wednesday pitched for using the USO Fund to subsidise smartphones for select groups to help penetrate the digital...

Juhi Chawla withdraws plea against 5G roll out from Delhi High Court

In June, the court had described the lawsuit by Chawla as 'defective', 'abuse of process of law' and filed for 'gaining publicity' and dismissed it with costs of Rs 20 lakh.

Chinese firms left out of 5G trials in India but Modi govt played fair. Here’s how

Estimates suggest that eliminating the use of telecom equipment from China could increase procurement costs of service providers by up to 20 per cent.

UK to start phasing out of Huawei’s 5G equipment as soon as this year

The move comes as UK's National Cybersecurity Centre concluded that new US sanctions mean Huawei will have to use untrusted technology, which shoots up security risks.

Huawei continues 5G push in India with Covid-focused tech, despite anti-China sentiment

Huawei showcased its 5G tech use in healthcare at a recent webinar organised by COAI. The move came even as many call for it to be disallowed in 5G trials.

Coordinated disinformation campaign behind conspiracy theory linking 5G to coronavirus

Researchers have found large number of online accounts displaying ‘inauthentic activity’, including hallmarks of a state-backed campaign against 5G.

‘Concerned’ Army red-flags possibility of China’s Huawei 5G services entering India

Army officers say there is a risk that China will get access to India's military communication with 5G network. Concerns expressed by Navy & IAF too.

Free WiFi to villages connected by BharatNet till March 2020, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

The union minister said the govt was targeting connecting 2.5 lakh gram panchayats to the BharatNet optical fibre network.

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India has debated sedition at length but it won’t go without the overhaul of justice system

Preventive Detention has stayed its course because India didn’t invest much in the investigative competence of the police, or legal acumen of the prosecutors.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.

Defence

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As drones usher in new era of warfare, India’s growing UAV industry begins to take flight

With a growing indigenous base of drone manufacturers and exporters, and incentives from government, industry sentiment is bullish. However, some concerns remain. 

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.
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