Bis

  • Real time intercept facilities now on Blackberry December 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Major telecom companies in country have agreed to providing real time intercept facilities for Blackberry smartphones meeting a December 31 deadline set by the Government. The Department of Telecom (DoT) had set a deadline of December 31 for lawful real time legal interception of Blackberry services after the...
  • Credit boom stokes risks in emerging markets: BIS June 24, 2012

    London: Loose global monetary conditions are stoking credit and asset price booms in some emerging markets that could lead to a new financial crisis, the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) warned on Sunday. Such a boom-and-bust cycle might have severe global repercussions, not least due to the increased weight of emerging...
  • Amarinder's aide now in Merc mess June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: It was in 2005 that the owner of a leading car dealer in Punjab, Jagatjit Singh, bought a new black Mercedes. Just about a month later, B I S Chahal, media advisor to former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh, asked for the car just for two days. Considering his clout...
  • 4 new cases against Amarinder's aide June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: The Punjab Police on Wednesday filed two forgery cases against B I S Chahal, the media adviser to former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh, and claimed they found guns at his house. Police filed new charges against Chahal, who is under arrest in connection with the Ludhiana City Centre...