February 27, 6 pm news updates: Airtel ends national roaming charges; Warren Buffett speaks about buying 133 million Apple shares; DU student Gurmehar slams ABVP for rape threats

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New Delhi | Published: February 27, 2017 6:20:13 PM

“Airtel customers roaming within India will enjoy free incoming calls/SMS and there will be no premium on outgoing calls allowing them to speak freely wherever they are within the country,” Bharti Airtel said in a statement.

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Airtel ends National Roaming Charges

In an effort to retain users, network provider Bharti Airtel Ltd on Monday removed additional charges on voice, SMS and data usage on national roaming. “Airtel customers roaming within India will enjoy free incoming calls/SMS and there will be no premium on outgoing calls allowing them to speak freely wherever they are within the country,” Bharti Airtel said in a statement.

Warren Buffett, Oracle of Omaha, has bought 133 million Apple shares in 2017

Warren Buffett also known as Oracle of Omaha on Monday revealed that he has bought 133 million Apple shares in 2017 because he likes the business. Speaking with CNN-News 18, Buffet said, “Apple has a lot of technology but it is a consumer company”. “Tim Cook has been extremely intelligent about using the capital,” he added. Expecting Apple to pip Berkshire to a trillion dollar valuation, Buffett said continuity of the iPhone among consumers is ‘huge’. “I see kids sticking to the iPhone and upgrading to newer models”. When asked about markets, Buffett said, “I don’t know anyone who’s been able to time markets over the years. You never know what markets will do tomorrow, you generally know what markets will do 10-20 years from now”. “We are not in a bubble territory now,” he quipped.

DU student Gurmehar Kaur slams ABVP for rape threats

Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur, who is also the daughter of a Kargil martyr, on Monday filed a complaint with the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) against the ABVP threats. The DU student had allegedly received rape threats while addressing the media after filing the complaint said, “It doesn’t matter who you are or what organisation you belong to, you cannot threaten a woman with rape. This movement is not for anyone else and for women. There will be a protest march tomorrow, it will be a peaceful protest and it is because we don’t want any bullies in the country.”

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