internet services

Incident-free day in Darjeeling, several shops open

A large number of shops were open in the Darjeeling hills today braving threats and intimidation by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM).

Sep 10, 2017, 22:52 PM IST

Ban on internet in Darjeeling to continue

Pro-Gorkhaland activists took out rallies in Darjeeling on Tuesday during the day but no incident of violence or arson was reported by the police.

 

Jul 25, 2017, 17:12 PM IST

1 dead, 2 hurt in violent clashes between Bharwads and Rajputs

Incidents of arson, stone-pelting and rioting were reported from near Morbi district's Halvad town and in some villages around Surendranagar's Dhrangadhra town, the police said.

Jul 14, 2017, 00:21 AM IST

Internet services suspended in Kashmir as precautionary measure

Authorities tonight suspended Internet services in the Kashmir Valley as a precautionary measure after separatists appealed to people to launch a "Kashmir awareness" campaign on social media tomorrow.

Jul 10, 2017, 23:22 PM IST
Darjeeling incident-free; security forces remain on high alert

Darjeeling incident-free; security forces remain on high alert

Security forces were on high alert and internet services remained suspended, though no incidents of violence were reported in Darjeeling hills till 9.30 am on Monday.

Jun 19, 2017, 11:33 AM IST

12 arrested in Bhopal over communal clashes, internet services shut

Twelve persons were arrested and extra security forces deployed in the Madhya Pradesh capital on Wednesday, after communal clashes broke out in the city on Tuesday night that saw rival groups resort to stone pelting and arson over a religious dispute. Internet services have been shut to prevent rumours being spread through social media.

May 31, 2017, 19:59 PM IST
Internet services suspended in poll-bound Kashmir districts

Internet services suspended in poll-bound Kashmir districts

Authorities have suspended all internet services in the three districts of Srinagar, Budgam and Gandarbal where voting is scheduled on Sunday for the parliamentary by-elections.

Apr 09, 2017, 09:02 AM IST
Jat stir: Sec 144 imposed, internet services suspended in Haryana

Jat stir: Sec 144 imposed, internet services suspended in Haryana

The section 144 of CrPC has been imposed in many sensitive districts, including Rohtak, Jhajjar, Bhiwani, Charkhi Dadri and Hisar.

Mar 18, 2017, 19:54 PM IST
Twitter, Amazon, Spotify among  top websites shut in cyber attack

Twitter, Amazon, Spotify among top websites shut in cyber attack

Major internet services including Twitter and Spotify suffered outages on Friday as a US internet provider said it had come under attack.

Oct 21, 2016, 19:22 PM IST

Broadband internet services restored in Kashmir

Authorities had suspended the internet services on landline connections on September 12, a day before the Eid festival, fearing large scale violence.

Sep 18, 2016, 00:12 AM IST
Mobile, internet services restored in Jammu, restrictions continue in Kashmir Valley

Mobile, internet services restored in Jammu, restrictions continue in Kashmir Valley

Mobile and internet services were restored in Jammu region after 16 days on Tuesday, officials said.

Jul 26, 2016, 10:04 AM IST
Curfew remains in force in Kashmir, death toll climbs to 42

Curfew remains in force in Kashmir, death toll climbs to 42

A woman injured in clashes between security forces and protestors in South Kashmir succumbed at a hospital.

Jul 19, 2016, 11:24 AM IST

J&K temple desecration: Internet services suspended in Jammu

All mobile and broadband-based Internet services have been suspended, a district official said.

Jun 17, 2016, 12:32 PM IST

Ahead of Jat stir, Internet services banned in Haryana's Sonepat district

The Rohtak district administration on Saturday issued notices to four people for violating Section 144 imposed in the district by pitching tents for 'dharna' without permission of the competent authority.

Jun 05, 2016, 00:13 AM IST

As Patel quota agitation turns violent, Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel urges people to 'maintain peace and harmony'

Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Sunday appealed to people to maintain peace and harmony in the state.

Apr 17, 2016, 19:00 PM IST
Patel quota stir turns violent, curfew clamped in Mehsana; Gujarat CM urges people to maintain peace

Patel quota stir turns violent, curfew clamped in Mehsana; Gujarat CM urges people to maintain peace

A massive rally of the Patel community at Mehsana town in Gujarat demanding reservation and release of their jailed leaders on Sunday turned violent.

Apr 17, 2016, 17:11 PM IST
Google, government working on balloon Internet project

Google, government working on balloon Internet project

Google, under its 'Project Loon', is using big balloons floating at a height of 20 kilometers above earth surface for transmission of Internet services. It has already tested this technology in New Zealand, California (the US) and Brazil.

Nov 02, 2015, 19:22 PM IST
Internet Services resume in parts of Gujarat hours after Hardik Patel granted bail

Internet Services resume in parts of Gujarat hours after Hardik Patel granted bail

The mobile Internet 2G and 3G services in Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat and Rajkot, have been resumed on Sunday which were suspended yesterday after the detention and subsequent arrest of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) convenor Hardik Patel.

Sep 20, 2015, 13:31 PM IST

Mobile phone, internet services snapped in Valley on Independence Day

Independence day functions were held across Kashmir amidst heightened security even as mobile phones and mobile internet services were snapped on Saturday as a precautionary measure, in wake of the recent spurt in militant activities in the Valley.

Aug 15, 2015, 16:54 PM IST

Mobile phone calls suspended in J&K

Calls, SMS and internet services on mobile phones were on Saturday suspended in Jammu and Kashmir as a security precaution on Independence Day, an official said.

Aug 15, 2015, 12:26 PM IST