Tag Archives: Play

CRPF Bans Troops to Play PUBG Mobile as it Affects Their Operational Capabilities

PUBG has emerged as one of the most popular games around the world. Now in a recent development, the Central Reserve Police Force has instructed commanding officers to enforce a ban on troops playing PUBG on their mobile phones. According to a report, a senior CRPF officer, posted in the paramilitary force’s Delhi headquarters, said the “addiction had affected the ... Read More »

PUBG Mobile Ban: ‘Health Reminder’ Spotted In-Game, Limits Play Time of Indian Users

Gujarat government issued a directive in January to ban PlayerUnknown’s Battleground mobile game in several districts, citing an addiction amongst players. The PUBG ban later resulted in the arrest of 10 people in Rajkot for playing the game. The game makers have been looking at ways to avoid the ban and the arrests, and its first attempt is by sending ... Read More »

Honor 8X, Honor Play, and more phones with up to Rs. 5,000 maximum discount on Amazon India: Deals listed here

The Honor sale brings in exclusive discount offers on Amazon.in and gets a number of deals and offers on its mobile phone devices – Honor 8X, Honor Play, Honor 8C and Honor 7C. Honor View20 with punch-hole display. Chinese smartphone maker, Honor, e-brand under the Huawei group, has announced the onset of Honor Days Sale. The sale has already kicked ... Read More »

Minecraft Cross-Platform Play Update Live on All Platforms Except PS4 and Switch

HIGHLIGHTS You can play Minecraft across consoles, smartphones, and Windows 10 PCs The PS4 and Nintendo Switch are not a part of this The Minecraft Better Together for the Switch will be out in winter Announced at E3 2017, Minecraft finally gets cross-platform play via the Better Together update. What this means is, Windows 10, Xbox One, Xbox One X, VR, and mobile versions of Minecraft will ... Read More »

Narmada dam: Public finance, public play

The Sardar Sarovar Dam over the Narmada rover at Kevadiya in Narmada district of Gujarat. Photo: AP Optics is as air for politicians. It is no different for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and what is commonly known as the Narmada Dam. But even air can sometimes get dense with rhetoric. On 17 September, Modi inaugurated the Sardar Sarovar Dam, the ... Read More »

‘Concussion’ doctor says kids shouldn’t play these sports until they’re 18

You wouldn’t let your child drink a glass of cognac or smoke a cigarette, so why would you send him out on a football field to risk brain damage? It’s a question Dr. Bennet Omalu — a forensic pathologist whose discovery of chronic traumatic encephalopathy was portrayed in the Will Smith film “Concussion” — wants parents to consider. He warns that children who play ... Read More »

Delhi University admissions: High cut-offs, overloaded website play spoilsport

Breaking away from tradition, off-campus colleges have announced higher cut-offs this year, similar to those announced by North and South campus (on-campus) colleges. Photo: Saumya Khandelwal/HT New Delhi: High cut-offs in certain courses, overloaded website and some colleges mandating original class XII mark sheets played a dampener on the first day of admission to Delhi University (DU) colleges on Saturday. ... Read More »

Ola Play In-Car Entertainment Platform Now Available to All Customers via Prime Play

Cab aggregator Ola on Friday extended Ola Play, its in-care entertainment platform for ride-sharing, to all of its customers through Prime Play category. Launched in November 2016, Ola Play was so far exclusively available for Ola Select customers and has supposedly led to the growth of Ola’s premium subscription category. Opening up Prime Play category for its Select users attracted ... Read More »

Unlocked Moto G4 Play can now be yours for just $99

Sure, the Moto G4 Play is the lowest-end member of the G4 family, so it can’t claim to be a ‘premium mid-range’ offering or anything like that. On the other hand, it is a decent phone with decent specs for people who aren’t interested in the latest and greatest. That said, at its recommended retail price of $149.99 unlocked perhaps ... Read More »