Govt asks ministries, departments to shun use of private email services

The government has asked all central and state departments and ministries to stop using private email services for official communication and instead use indigenous services provided by NIC, to prevent "misuse" or "leakage" of classified data.

Indian government wakes up to risk of Hotmail, Gmail

Worried by US spying revelations, India has begun drawing up a new email policy to help secure government communications.

Microsoft completes migration of all Hotmail users to

Software giant Microsoft has announced that it has successfully transferred all users to

Hotmail, Outlook hit by lengthy fault, Microsoft confirms

Microsoft has said the users of Outlook and Hotmail webmail services have been hit by a lengthy fault.

Microsoft users say goodbye to Hotmail, hello to new

Microsoft has announced that its new webmail service,, is now set to replace

Russia security service `wants to ban Skype, Gmail`

Russia wants to ban Skype, Hotmail, and Gmail services over security.

Hotmail users complain of missing e-mails

Hotmail users claim that some e-mails have been deleted from their accounts.

Now Hotmail in your pocket for free!

Microsoft India announced that
Hotmail users can get alerts on SMS without GPRS connection
and for free, starting Wednesday.

Microsoft’s Hotmail gets a makeover

IT giant Microsoft has decided to give Hotmail, its free email service, a makeover.

Microsoft adds new tools, features to Hotmail

Hotmail is getting a facelift. Microsoft`s free email service added a slew of new tools and features on Tuesday in the Hotmail inbox.

Microsoft says some Hotmail passwords exposed

Microsoft Corp has accepted that passwords belonging to some users of its Hotmail email service were exposed on an Internet site, but had since been taken down.