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    1. Watch Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders live streaming; mobile apps to check live score of IPL 2015

      Watch Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders live streaming; mobile apps to check live score of IPL 2015

      The 14th match in this year’s IPL is being played between Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune. The match kicks off at 8:00PM IST, and you can watch it live on Sony Six. In case you are away from your television, you can watch the live stream of on the HotStar app.

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    2. Watch Sun Risers Hyderabad vs Delhi Daredevils live streaming; mobile apps to check live score of IPL 2015

      Watch Sun Risers Hyderabad vs Delhi Daredevils live streaming; mobile apps to check live score of IPL 2015

      The 13th match in this year’s IPL is being played between Sun Risers Hyderabad (SRH) and Delhi Daredevils (DD) at Rajeev Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad. The match kicks off at 4:00PM IST, and you can watch it live on Sony Six. In case you are away from your television, you can watch the live stream of on the HotStar app.

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    3. Vodafone India ties up with Goa postal department for payment of bills

      Vodafone India ties up with Goa postal department for payment of bills

      Telecom major Vodafone India in collaboration with department of Posts in Goa has introduced bill payment facility through computerized post offices. Vodafone has taken the initiative to introduce ‘pay through post office facility’ to make it simple, easy, secure and less time consuming for customers to make their bill payments, a company statement issued said.

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    4. Snapdeal Premises Raided By FDA For Selling Illegal & Restricted Drugs

      Snapdeal Premises Raided By FDA For Selling Illegal & Restricted Drugs

      Food & Drug Administration (FDA) team in Mumbai raided Snapdeal’s Mumbai premises at Goregaon for allegedly selling illegal and restricted drugs which are meant to be sold only via prescription.

      FDA had received complaints where it was claimed that Snapdeal is selling drugs such as Ascoril cough syrup and Vigora tablets on their website. Both of these products as well as other medicines which were earlier available on Snapdeal have now been removed.

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      Mentions: FDA Flipkart SnapDeal
    5. Sorry Mark Zuckerberg, We Cannot Allow You To Control Internet. 5 Reasons He Is Completely Wrong

      Sorry Mark Zuckerberg, We Cannot Allow You To Control Internet. 5 Reasons He Is Completely Wrong

      Mark Zuckerberg has written a letter, meant for all activists of Net Neutrality in India. In his letter, he says, “The Internet is one of the most powerful tools for economic and social progress” and argues that “this is why we created Internet.org, our effort to connect the whole world”.

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    6. Micromax Canvas Spark Android Lollipop-based affordable smartphone to launch in India on April 21

      Micromax Canvas Spark Android Lollipop-based affordable smartphone to launch in India on April 21

      Last week in a Twitter chat, Micromax revealed its plans to launch a sub-Rs 6,000 smartphone exclusively on Snapdeal. The Indian smartphone vendor has now revealed that the smartphone is called the Canvas Spark, and it will launch on April 21.

      The company has sent out media invites for a launch event in Delhi on April 21. The invite clearly mentions that the smartphone is called the Micromax Canvas Spark. Its tagline reads, ‘Watch Sparks Fly! #MicromaxCanvasSpark’.

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    7. Reliance Jio plans pan-India 4G roll out via ‘integrated ecosystem’ using 3 frequency bands

      Reliance Jio plans pan-India 4G roll out via ‘integrated ecosystem’ using 3 frequency bands

      Mukesh Ambani-led telecom firm Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (RJIL) plans to launch its fourth generation (4G) services through an integrated system, a company statement said on Friday. “RJIL plans to provide seamless 4G services using LTE (long term evolution) in 800MHz, 1800MHz and 2300MHz bands through an integrated ecosystem,” it said.

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    8. Bharti Airtel CEO Gopal Vittal defends ‘Airtel Zero’, expresses support for net neutrality

      Bharti Airtel CEO Gopal Vittal defends ‘Airtel Zero’, expresses support for net neutrality

      In the eye of the storm over net neutrality, Bharti Airtel has said it will always provide same treatment to every website and application irrespective of whether they are on its toll free platform or not. Launched last week, Airtel Zero is an open-marketing platform that allows customers to access certain mobile apps for free with charges being borne by the app makers.

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    9. Why Most Successful People Are Insomniacs? Sleep & Work Patterns of The 10 Famous People

      An open ended Q&A from Mark Zuckerberg is a situation that doesn’t present itself in everyday life. Ever know what you’d ask when the colorblind youngest billionaire gave you an opportunity to ask him any details of his life?

      Well, Dan Higgins, a FB user knew!

      Good question but great answer Mark!

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    10. Watch Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings live streaming; mobile apps to check live score of IPL 2015

      Watch Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings live streaming; mobile apps to check live score of IPL 2015

      The 12th match in this year’s IPL is being played between Mumbai Indians (MI) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. The match kicks off at 8:00PM IST, and you can watch it live on Sony Six. In case you are away from your television, you can watch the live stream of on the HotStar app.

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    11. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg again defends Internet.org amidst companies withdrawing their support

      Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg again defends Internet.org amidst companies withdrawing their support

      While the net neutrality debate rages on in India, Facebook’s Internet.org partners in India have been withdrawing their support. Despite this, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is defending the initiative, saying that he strongly disagrees with critics.

      In a blogpost, Zuckerberg again argued that Internet.org and net neutrality can coexist. “We fully support net neutrality,” he wrote. “Universal connectivity and net neutrality can and must co-exist.”

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    12. India ranks below Bhutan, Sri Lanka in broadband penetration: TRAI

      India ranks below Bhutan, Sri Lanka in broadband penetration: TRAI

      India is ranked below Bhutan and Sri Lanka in terms of broadband penetration and the multi-layered structure involved in the decision making for the sector needs to be overhauled, telecom regulator TRAI said today.

      “India ranks 125th in the world for fixed broadband penetration. Some of our neighbors like Bhutan and Sri Lanka are ahead of us.

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    13. Take undertaking of ownership from subscribers for Mnp: Trai

      Take undertaking of ownership from subscribers for Mnp: Trai

      Telecom regulator TRAI has asked mobile operators to obtain undertaking of ownership from subscribers seeking to port numbers and disconnect them if the information is found to be incorrect.

      “…the Authority hereby directs the holders…having authorization to provide access service to incorporate in their porting request form an undertaking, to be obtained from the subscriber seeking porting of his mobile number declaring that he is the owner of the said mobile number,” Trai said in its directions issued today.

      “In case the undertaking is found to be false, the said mobile number shall be disconnected and furnish the compliance ...

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    14. Sony Xperia E4g Dual launched in India for Rs 13,290, features 4.7-inch display, quad-core SoC, LTE support

      Sony Xperia E4g Dual launched in India for Rs 13,290, features 4.7-inch display, quad-core SoC, LTE support

      Last month, Sony launched the Xperia E4 Dual in India, priced at Rs 12,490. Today, the Japanese company has quietly launched the LTE variant of the smartphone. The Xperia E4g Dual is listed on Sony’s India website, priced at Rs 13,290.

      The Xperia E4 Dual, and the Xperia E4g Dual were both first unveiled at Sony’s event at MWC earlier this year.

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