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What were they thinking when they banned all non-P2P-SMS?

September 25th, 2010 · 10 Comments

On Wednesday (Sep 22), ahead of the Ayodhya verdict, the Government of India through the Department of Telecommunications banned all bulk SMS and MMS in India for 3 days. The Supreme Court then pushed the Ayodhya verdict out, and the DoT responded by extending the ban for an additional 5 days till Sep 30! The […]

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Weekend Reading

September 25th, 2010 · No Comments

This week’s links: Friedman on China: in the New York Times. ““How can you compete with a country that is run like a company?” an Indian entrepreneur at the forum asked me of China.” Debacle in New Delhi: by Sadanand Dhume in Foreign Policy on the Commowealth Games mess. The point to note: “The Indian […]

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