Zero-rating plans must be open to all users: DoT panel member

IndiaTimes of India — NEW DELHI: Zero-rating platforms, which offer free browsing to consumers on select websites that have paid for it, have to be open to mobile subscribers of all telecom companies, a member of the government-appointed committee on net neutrality has said. V Umashankar, a key member of the six-member panel, has also said that Bharti Airtel’s ‘Zero’ plan “completely violates” the principles of net neutrality.

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iPhone maker Foxconn, Adani may tie up for manufacturing

IndiaTimes of India — BENGALURU/MUMBAI: Foxconn plans to partner with the Adani Group to set up at least four electronics manufacturing facilities in India, sources told TOI. Top executives of Foxconn, the Taiwanese company best known for making Apple devices, are said to have visited Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat earlier this month to look at possible locations for the facilities.

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