Speeding thrills but kills most on the capital's roads
Speeding on roads took the most number of lives in Delhi, followed by dangerous driving. Data released by National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) shows that of the 1,433 fatal accidents that took place in 2019, more than 500 casualties were a result of speeding.
How to unlock middle-class spending power to speed up economic recovery
In ET Online's recently conducted Mood of the Nation survey, nearly half of the respondents said that a sentiment boost to the Indian middle class would be Modi government's best bet to mitigate the economic impact of the pandemic.
Raising broadband quality, speed requires holistic approach: Trai official
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) Secretary S K Gupta said there may be a certain perception that operators are not providing good-quality broadband, but singularly blaming telecom service providers may not be a correct approach, and instead the issue calls for a "group effort".
Speed of building PMAY houses improved during pandemic: PM Modi
"The speed with which these houses were constructed is a record. The construction of a house under the PMAY used to take an average of 125 days earlier. But in the coronavirus period, the average time taken for it came down to 45 to 60 days. This is an example of turning a crisis into an opportunity," the PM said.
India Inc likely to speed up foreign fund-raising plans
Indian firms obtained ECB (External Commercial Borrowings) sanctions worth $ 3.5 billion or an estimated Rs 26,000 crore in April-June'2020, show latest RBI data. This is about one-third of the sum - $11.9 billion-they borrowed in the same period a year ago.
Delhi to Ahmedabad in just over three hours? Yes please
This is the second bullet train project being planned in India and it would connect into the high-speed rail (HSR) corridor from Ahmedabad to Mumbai, on which work is underway, thereby offering a fast train option from Delhi all the way to Mumbai.
US startup Lightmatter looking to speed up computing via light
The startup’s technology uses tiny structures called “wave guides” that redirect light. These components do a lot of the work that is usually handled by wires.
Trai asks telcos to act to speed up the mobile number portability process
MNP refers to a facility that allows a mobile user to switch telco operators without changing the mobile number.
Priority plan row: VIL drops faster speed claim in RedX offering, files revised plan with Trai
VIL's website is talking of benefits purely in terms of entertainment privileges (Netflix and Amazon Prime), travel privileges, mobility benefits and other privileges.
VIL drops faster speed claim in priority offering, informs Trai about filing revised plan
The company's website too is no longer touting claims of faster speeds for the pay-more-for-priority-treatment mobile plan, which had been under the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India's (Trai) scanner in the past few weeks.
Speed up freight corridor work, says Piyush Goyal
During the review meeting, it was decided that work of all contractors will be strictly monitored. Resolution of all issues, including coordination with the states, will be done on a “mission mode”.
Vodafone Idea may modify RedX plan by taking out faster data speeds to avoid Trai ban
“It appears Vi may withdraw the faster data speeds and priority network elements from RedX, in which case the question of Trai stopping the tariff plan won’t arise,” one person said.