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Bigg Boss 11 Day 15, written updates: Lucinda gets evicted; Vikas nominates seven contestants

Bigg Boss 11 Day 15, written updates: Lucinda gets evicted; Vikas nominates seven contestants

Bigg Boss 11 day 15 began with Bigg Boss' voice echoing in the house. The padosis- Luv, Mehjabi, Sabhyasachi and Lucinda, on account of being unable to complete the task given by Bigg Boss were punished.

Oct 16, 2017, 23:43 PM IST

Indigenously-built Aakash missile inducted in IAF

The indigenously-developed supersonic surface-to-air missile "Aakash" was formally inducted in the Indian Air Force (IAF) here on Friday.

Jul 10, 2015, 18:12 PM IST

Datawind in talks for new smartphone manufacturing units

Datawind, maker of the world's cheapest tablet Aakash, on Wednesday said it is in talks with contract manufacturers to make smartphones at three locations in the country.

Mar 18, 2015, 21:55 PM IST

JNU shocker: `All for a hurt ego`

A JNU student, who was on Wednesday attacked by her classmate with an axe, underwent a second surgery on Thursday but remained critical.

Aug 01, 2013, 10:47 AM IST

Specifications for Aakash 4 to be finalised soon

The government is likely to finalise soon the specifications for the fourth version of low-cost tablet PC Aakash.

Jun 02, 2013, 14:33 PM IST

Ready to supply next Aakash tablet at Rs 2500 apiece: Datawind

After completing supply of 1 lakh units of Aakash tablets to IIT Bombay for Rs 2,263 apiece, Datawind Friday said it is ready to provide the next version of the device at a tentative price of Rs 2,500 apiece.

May 03, 2013, 21:55 PM IST

New and improved version of Aakash tablet in the works

Improved version of the Aakash tablet is on the anvil after the successful launch of three versions, a "fantastic initiative" of the HRD ministry, HRD minister M M Pallam Raju said here Sunday.

Mar 24, 2013, 18:17 PM IST

Aakash's fate uncertain, govt says 'failure' in production

The fate of the much touted low- cost computing device Aakash looks uncertain with the government Friday conceding that there has been a "failure" in its production.

Mar 22, 2013, 18:30 PM IST

Aakash 3 may come with SIM slot, more exciting apps

About 50 lakh 'Aakash 3' tablets are expected to be rolled out in the next phase, the global tender for which may be floated in February next year.

Dec 30, 2012, 12:15 PM IST

Datawind to clear all paid orders for Aakash tablet PC in 6 weeks

Datawind, the maker of Aakash tablet PC, has said it will clear all backlog of paid orders for the commercial version of tablet within next six weeks.

Nov 18, 2012, 12:30 PM IST

New Aakash tablet to be available from Nov 11

Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal Monday said the new version of the low-cost Aakash tablet PC is expected to be available to students on November 11.

Oct 08, 2012, 20:15 PM IST

After Modi taunt, Sibal sends him 2 Aakash tablets

"We have sent the devices to the chief minister. He lives in netherworld, I have shown him on land that Aakash is in your hand," he told reporters here Friday.

Sep 28, 2012, 22:09 PM IST

India proposes JV with Turkmenistan to manufacture Aakash

India on Tuesday proposed forming a joint venture with Turkmenistan to manufacture low-cost tablet 'Aakash' for supply to students in the CIS nation.

Sep 18, 2012, 23:09 PM IST

Aakash 2 unveiled; to hit markets soon

UK-based Datawind, which had submitted about 100 tablets to IIT-Bombay for testing, said the government has approved the specifications for the upgraded version and it will be launched soon in the market.

Jun 25, 2012, 20:08 PM IST

IIT-Bombay testing upgraded Aakash: Datawind

Datawind has submitted 100 samples to IIT-Bombay and the institute is expected to provide a feedback in a couple of weeks.

Jun 12, 2012, 20:33 PM IST

Aakash Tablet: When will I get my tab?

Pitch in for an OPEN LETTER.

May 26, 2012, 16:48 PM IST

Datawind launches tablet PC at Rs 3,000

UK-based Datawind which had bagged a contract for supplying low-cost tablet 'Aakash' to the government, Thursday launched two such computing devices in the price range of Rs 3,000-4,000, considered to be amongst the cheapest in the market.

Apr 26, 2012, 20:08 PM IST

Not violated agreement, Datawind yet to pay: Quad Electronics

Quad Electronics, the contract manufacturer of world's cheapest tablet Aakash, Monday said it has not been paid for its work by the tablet maker, Datawind.

Apr 16, 2012, 23:55 PM IST

Aakash tab maker alleges Quad violated agreement, serves notice

Datawind, the maker of the world's cheapest tablet Aakash, Sunday said it owns the copyright of the tablet and alleged that contract manufacturer Quad Electronics was violating its right by signing a direct agreement with IIT-Rajasthan for development of the device.

Apr 15, 2012, 17:30 PM IST

Aakash tablet's new version all set to be launched next month

The new tablet would have a better 3200m AH battery with a three hour battery backup, a 700 MHz Cortex A8 processor and a capacitive touch screen which would get over the earlier issues observed in the tablets.

Apr 14, 2012, 15:17 PM IST