All telcos, except Jio, fail Trai’s call drop test on select highway, rail routes

All telecom operators, except Reliance Jio, failed to meet call drop benchmark in drive test conducted by sector regulator Trai on different highway and rail routes, says a report. According to a Trai report published Thursday, while network performance of telcos differed on highways, none of them, except RJio, could meet call drop benchmark on


CERT-In, other Internet security companies to deliberate on attacks on govts, industries at AVAR 2018

Speakers at the AVAR 2018 international cyber security conference will discuss advanced persistent targeted attacks on governments and industries to security for smart cars in the Internet of Things (IoT), said a city-based cyber security major. India’s K7 Computing will host and organise the three-day conference in association with CERT-In (India’s Computer Emergency Response Team),


Indian tech CEO held in US for gaming H1-B process to help 200 foreigners

An Indian citizen, who was the CEO of two information technology companies in the US, has been arrested in connection with a multi-year visa-fraud scheme involving forged and fraudulent documents to get visas such as H1B for over 200 foreign workers. Pradyumna Kumar Samal, 49, was taken into custody as he arrived from an international


Zee Entertainment turns volatile as promoters plan to sell stake

Shares of Zee Entertainment Enterprises (ZEEL) turned volatile after falling 4 per cent to Rs 420 on BSE in early trade on Wednesday as on Tuesday company announced that its promoters led by Subhash Chandra planning to sell up to 50 per cent of their equity stake in the company to a strategic partner. The