From the Editor's Desk This has been a good week. Parliament has passed 7 bills, including the Real Estate bill and the Aadhaar bill. Bills indicate intent, the action still has to happen on the ground. Action of the kind taken by Temsutula Imsong, who is cleaning up Varanasi, one ghat at a time. Temsutula is co-founder of Sakaar Sewa Samiti, a non-profit involved in rural development. It's people like her and her army of volunteers who are turning words into action, rather than the local government, which dumps the garbage across the river whenever a VIP arrives. The citizens of India are waking up to the consistent calls to action from the top, it's time the government machinery woke up too - Comment
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The guy who holds the planet's two billion mobile phone numbers It is the third most downloaded app in India after Facebook and WhatsApp. It has consistently been in the top 10 apps in India for months altogether with over 120 million downloads. That is Truecaller, which has over 2 billion phone numbers of the planet’s smartphone population in its servers located in Sweden. Yet, the company has just 80 employees, who run its entire worldwide infrastructure of over 200 million users.
Idea, Videocon call off Rs 3310 crore spectrum deal Idea hangs up the call as Airtel enters Videoconâs spectrum - Bharti Airtel has entered into an agreement with Videocon Telecommunications on Thursday to buy spectrum in six circles for Rs 4,428 crore.
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Isro, Indian Railways to Sign MoU for Remote Sensing, GIS Technologies 'Marriage of necessity': Suresh Prabhu's Indian Railways turns to space research tech: Indian Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu's Indian Railways today joined hands with Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for effective use of space technology tools in introduction of web-enabled rail user-centric services, remote sensing and graphic information system (GIS) based applications.