SMS alerts

SMSes a novel way to boost vaccination

Sending SMS alerts can help boost the rate of vaccination among low-income groups in developing countries like India.

Jan 11, 2014, 16:20 PM IST

RBI asks banks to charge for SMS alerts on actual usage basis

The RBI on Tuesday asked banks to charge customers for transaction SMS alerts on the basis of usage, instead of imposing a fixed fee, to ensure equity and be reasonable.

Oct 29, 2013, 14:59 PM IST

SBI to charge customers Rs 60 per year for SMS alerts

State Bank of India (SBI) customers will have to pay Rs 60 per year for getting SMS alerts, a move which is likely to be followed by other public sector lenders.

Jun 30, 2013, 12:18 PM IST

SMS alerts to caution investors against fraud schemes soon

The plan to send SMS alerts, expected to be ready by end of this month, is part of larger efforts to create awareness among investors amid rising instances of people getting duped by fraudulent investment schemes.

Mar 18, 2013, 17:58 PM IST

Kerala to launch SMS alerts for vaccinations of infants

Parents of new born babies in Kerala will soon get SMS reminders on their mobile phones about the details of mandatory vaccinations for the infant.

Feb 23, 2011, 13:19 PM IST