SIM card

Here's how you can restore WhatsApp account in case you lose your phone

Losing a smartphone in today’s day and age is nothing less than a nightmare for any of us.

Feb 27, 2018, 00:28 AM IST

Mobile phone, two SIM cards recovered from jail inmates

District Magistrate G S Priye Deshi has said the incident has been reported to the state jail authorities so that a departmental inquiry is conducted against the district jail officials. 

Jun 17, 2017, 14:23 PM IST

Man who sold SIM card to suspected spy in Pathankot arrested

A 27-year-old mobile shopowner was on Saturday arrested for allegedly selling a SIM card to the suspected spy who was held from Mamoon Cantonment in Pathankot, which was stormed by Pakistani militants.

Feb 06, 2016, 21:19 PM IST

Govt to test UIDIA's e-KYC for mobile SIM

Getting mobile SIM activated for Aadhaar number holders may be a matter of few minutes in the coming days as government has decided launch a pilot project to test UIDAI's electronic-Know-Your-Customer service.

Dec 17, 2014, 21:27 PM IST

Drive against East Delhi shops selling SIM cards sans proper verification

Alarmed by the fact that accused in the kidnapping-cum-murder case of 13-year-old Utkarsh here had used pre-activated SIM cards issued on fake documents, police has launched a drive in East Delhi to identify shops where SIM cards are sold without proper verification.

Nov 28, 2014, 22:58 PM IST

Ban on use of Pak SIM card extended in Jaisalmer till Dec 3

Expressing concern over mobile signal spillover from Pakistan in the border district, the Collector has extended ban on use of Pakistani SIM card here till December 3, an official said today.

Aug 03, 2014, 21:31 PM IST

Phone SIM card used in Mumbai attacks sent for forensic tests

An international mobile phone SIM card that was used to direct the militants who carried out the Mumbai attacks, has been sent to Interpol in Saudi Arabia.

Apr 02, 2014, 22:41 PM IST

Soon, `Smartbag` to end lost luggage woes

A new technology that will allow users to track their luggage right from their smartphones is being tested by the researchers.

Dec 16, 2013, 21:17 PM IST

Soon, fingerprint for new SIM card connections

The Department of Telecom is examining a proposal for making it compulsory for mobile operators to take fingerprint or any other biometric feature of the subscriber at the time of receiving application for a new mobile connection.

Aug 07, 2013, 18:48 PM IST

Sabeer Bhatia's company launches global SIM card

Jaxtr Inc, a company co-founded by Hotmail-fame Sabeer Bhatia, Thursday launched Jaxtr SIM, a global SIM card with an eye on increasing number of international travellers out of the country after rolling out the product in the US recently.

Mar 21, 2013, 20:09 PM IST

Sim card, mobile chargers, daggers seized from Bihar jail

The police on Thursday raided the
Central jail here and seized a SIM card, five mobile phone
chargers, several daggers and other sharp edged weapons.

Oct 07, 2010, 18:16 PM IST

At least 210 SIM cards on fake identity seized, 4 booked

As many as 210 SIM cards issued against fake identities were seized and four people were booked Thursday in Uttar Pradesh`s Bahraich district, along the Indo-Nepal border, police said.

Sep 02, 2010, 15:18 PM IST

SIM card distributors on Meghalaya govt radar

In the wake of increasing extortion threats from small militant groups in Meghalaya, the government has put SIM card distributors under scanner.

Aug 08, 2010, 14:12 PM IST

SIM card of phone used by 26/11 terrorists traced to Delhiite

The SIM card of a mobile phone
used by 26/11 terrorists to talk to their Pakistani handlers
during the attacks last year has been traced to a Delhi

Nov 19, 2009, 20:05 PM IST