MISSED CALL

  • Facebook testing 'missed call' ads in India July 2, 2014

    San Francisco: Facebook wants its users in India to hang up on advertisers. The Internet social networking company is testing a new type of ad in the country that allows mobile phone users to click a button that calls a brand advertiser, immediately hangs up and then receives a return call. The...
  • 'Missed call' affair ends in woman's suicide January 13, 2012

    CHENNAI: An alleged affair between a married woman and a man younger to her, that began with a missed call, ended on a tragic note with the woman found hanging at a guesthouse here on Wednesday. Sources said, Reena Devi (28) of Bihar, was found hanging at Akash Guesthouse on...
  • India's love for the 'missed call' phenomenon December 26, 2011

    Mumbai: The new phenomenon of missed calls has been gaining popularity. It was used in popular forms of protest during the Anna Hazare movement as well. Stingy or not, we Indians love giving missed calls. A missed call can be a prearranged signal or prearranged message to mean something specific...
  • What's playing at the movies this Friday April 11, 2008

    Thank God it's Friday today! And if you don't have any great plans for the weekend, catch the clash of two of the mosteagerly awaited movies of the year. Krazzy 4 and U, Me aur Hum and One Missed Call. ...
  • Got a Missed Call? Rush to Cannes April 26, 2007

    Mumbai: Its not Indians but also the international film fraternity at the Cannes Film Festival that will be celebrate the 60th year of Indian Independence. As a part of this, a few Indian films will be screened at the festival over a period of two days. One of them is...