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  • Mobile phone, internet services suspended in Karachi today

    KARACHI: Mobile phone and internet services will remain suspended in Karachi, Hyderabad and Sukkur on Friday [today] for 12 hours on advice of the law enforcement agencies as a security measure for Eid Miladun Nabi (PBUH), officials said...

    The request, he said, had received a nod from the federal agencies to keep mobile phones off for 12 hours...

  • 3G and 4G mobile internet users cross 30m milestone

    KARACHI: 3G and 4G mobile internet subscriptions crossed a milestone 30 million users in July 2016 ? more than double the number of subscriptions in the corresponding period last year ? according to data available with the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA)...

    The greatest number of mobile internet subscribers are on the Mobilink network, followed by Telenor and Zong...

  • 75 percent of internet use in 2017 will be mobile: report

    Seventy-five percent of internet use will be mobile in 2017, up slightly from this year, as a growing number of consumers around the world access the web on smartphones and tablets, media buying agency Zenith forecast this week...

    Zenith previously estimated that 71 percent of internet consumption would be mobile in 2016...

  • Mobile, internet banking culture taking root

    Internet and cell phone banking help companies and businesses get instant access to bank accounts, conduct business-to-business (B2B) and online transactions...

    From airlines, utilities, mutual funds, super food outlets, insurance companies and fertiliser and steel and chemical manufacturing facilities, there is hardly any corporate segment that remains untouched by mobile and internet banking...

  • Bangladesh shuts down mobile internet to tackle teen protests

    Bangladesh authorities have shut down mobile internet across swathes of the country, officials and local media said Sunday, as the authorities try to quell massive student protests that have spiralled into violence...

    The country's highest circulated newspaper Prothom Alo said 3G and 4G internet services have been shut down for 24 hours since late Saturday, shortly after the violence broke out...

  • India restores incoming SMS in occupied Kashmir, mobile internet still cut

    The August 5 communications blackout — which included cutting landlines, mobile phones and internet access — has badly hit locals and businesses especially as texts are an integral part of banking processes...

    Text messaging services were restored in mid-October along with mobile phone lines, but then cut again by authorities a few hours later after a truck driver was killed by suspected militants and his vehicle set ablaze...

  • SBP plans to introduce cashless, mobile-based finance system

    ISLAMABAD: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) is looking at the options to introduce mobile phone based cashless finance system, however significant investments would be required by the banking sector in their IT networks...

    Seminar titled, ‘Financial and Social Inclusion through Mobile Money and M-commerce,’ was held on Wednesday by the SBP in collaboration with the Embassy of Sweden...

  • PSP plans ‘biggest’ show in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: The Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) has announced that it will hold its biggest public gathering in Hyderabad soon and asked its workers and supporters to make preparations for the event...

    “It’s just to welcome Anis Bhai on his arrival in Hyderabad upon his release,” he said...

  • 'Game of Thrones' episodes leak on the Internet: HBO

    WASHINGTON: Already the most pirated show in television history, HBO's fantasy epic Games of Thrones was hit by a new leak Sunday just hours before the premiere of its hotly-anticipated fifth season...

    With the start of the new series due to air simultaneously at 0100 GMT Monday in 170 countries, eager but unscrupulous fans were already downloading four leaked episodes
  • Internet challenge

    On Jan 18, PTA issued a directive to internet service providers to lift the ban on YouTube...

    The whole debate on internet censorship in Pakistan has centred on the arbitrariness and ad hoc manner in which directives are issued and websites shut down by the executive...

  • Singapore high school maths problem stumps Internet

    SINGAPORE: A maths problem that first appeared in a test for Singapore’s elite high school students has baffled Internet users around the world after it went viral, prompting a rush of attempts to solve it...

    By Monday Internet users around the world were posting meticulously detailed answers to the puzzle on social media networks such as Facebook and Reddit, only to prompt a slew of comments disputing their findings and...

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