Agra: An SMS sent by a prankster is being forwarded on Republic Day Thursday, causing alarm and fear of an earthquake among mobile users.
The message, attributed to the National Disaster
Lucknow: An SMS that people who doze off will be turned to stones and a temblor is going to rock the state gave many in Uttar Pradesh a sleepless night, police said on Tuesday.
The SMS, sent by
Ghaziabad (UP): The Imam of a mosque in Uttar Pradesh`s Muradnagar district has held that an SMS sent by a man stating `Talaq` thrice to his wife was valid for a divorce.
Shahid`s wife Praveen
London: An Android app developer has revealed a ‘pre-installed software’, that secretly tracks activities of Android and Blackberry users.
Trevor Eckhart showed that Carrier IQ, a software
Lahore: Chairman of the Sindh Assembly’s Standing Committee on Minorities Affairs, Saleem Khurshid Khokhar, has protested the banning of the words ‘Jesus Christ’ in mobile text messages.
Islamabad: As many as 150 Pakistani parliamentarians have received anonymous SMS messages that threatens they will be killed if they don`t quit, Interior Minister Rehman Malik said.
Dubai: Muslims in Qatar can pay zakat (charity) by sending a short message from their mobile to a telecommunication provider.
The charity amount, USD 4.10 (15 Qatari riyals), is either added
Bhopal: Bhopal`s "Shahar Qazi", Sayyed Fazil
Qasmi, on Sunday filed a complaint with the local police seeking
action against those circulating SMSs in his name, advising
people not to buy
Kolkata: Electoral officials today held a meeting with senior police and administrative officers to discuss the possibility of including the police administration into an SMS-based poll
London: A survey has shown that mobile text messaging could soon become extinct in UK, as the younger generation are turning more and more to other forms of electronic communication.Experts have
New Delhi: No one knows who is behind it but an SMS doing the rounds is urging the people to join Anna Hazare`s crusade against corruption. However, the organisers of the movement say they have
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government, in association with a private IT company, on Tuesday introduced a new service to enable citizens to check their voting place details by sending an SMS
New Delhi: Checking whether the second-hand
vehicle you are planning to buy is a stolen one or not is now
just a text message away.
Delhi Police has started an SMS application wherein
London: Scientists have claimed that children who are fluent at text messaging have better literacy skills than youngsters who do not use mobile phones.
Researchers discovered that rather than
Thiruvnanthapuram: The Cyber wing of Kerala
police has cautioned people against the bogus SMSs to their
phones claiming that they have won huge sum through mobile
Colombo: For the second time in a row, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has sent his New Year greetings through SMS to all mobile phone users around the country.
The message reads "
Shimla: Tourists visiting Himachal
Pradesh and local people need not go to the police station in
case of any law and order problem or crime and instead just
send an SMS.
The police have
Jammu: In a New Year gift to the people of
Jammu and Kashmir, the state government today withdrew the ban
on Short Messaging Services (SMS) using post-paid mobile phone
but the ban on sending
Jaipur: A prankster was on Thursday arrested for allegedly sending an SMS to Rajasthan state minister Golma Devi, threating serial blasts in the city, police said.
"The man identified as
Chennai: Police on Friday received an SMS
threatening to kill Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi in
a bomb attack, a top police officer said.
"We have received an SMS at our traffic
Sydney: Researchers have developed a method for embedding Global Positioning System coordinates in an SMS message. The technique, known as geotagging, can transmit a mobile phone`s position
Thiruvananthapuram: Four youths were arrested by police from Ochira in Kollam district for sending `provocative` SMS messages to friends relating to the Ayodhya issue.
Police said the youths
New Delhi: The ban on bulk SMS and MMS has been further extended till Sep 30, the ministry of communications and information technology said Friday.
The move came after the Supreme Court
New Delhi: Chennai Corporation, in collaboration with mobile service provider Airtel on Tuesday launched a special programme for voters, claimed to be the first of its kind in Tamil Nadu, to help
Srinagar: Mobile services in north
Kashmir and SMS service in the entire valley have been blocked
on the instructions of the state government following
incidents of violence, an official said
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