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An Introduction To .IN Domains: A Brief History | From The News Archives

.in Internet domain name policy announced Source Courtesy: The Tribune India | October 29, 2004 The government has announced a new policy for the .in Internet domain name. Minister of Communications and Information Technology Dayanidhi Maran said the Internet domain name registration system will proliferate the Internet, connecting all ISPs of the country to the National Internet Exchange and is …

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ATMANIRBHAR BANO .IN CHUNO

Today late afternoon when I was scrolling through the Newsfeed on Facebook, I saw a Sponsored Ad of the National Internet Exchange of India. It’s for the promotion of the .in domain extension and encourages us to choose and book our unique .in domain. The slogan/tagline for the promotion is: ATMANIRBHAR BANO .IN CHUNO which when translated into English means: …

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.IN Auctions List – 05-Mar-2021

Below  .IN  names are available in the auction, few new names are there with moderate reserve prices. Worth keeping an eye on them. Domain Name Reserve Price Time Left No of Bids Leading Bid Link Number of Extensions Registered  GoLive.in 0 – 500 USD 13h 24m 1 20 USD AUCTION 198 Zfa.in 0 – 500 USD 2d 18h 1 20 USD …

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India’s BuySellEmpire.com saved in UDRP brought by competitor EmpireFlippers.com

Empire Flippers LLC (EmpireFlippers.com) filed for a UDRP over it’s competitor Jamkain Media Ventures Ltd, India owners of BuySellEmpire.com in December 2020, claiming exclusive rights to the word ‘Empire’. Though it is not uncommon to find the user of the word ‘Empire’ by many brokers in the USA as their brand name (see here). In any case, ‘Empire’ is a generic term to refer to …

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Happy 72nd Republic Day – Special Offer on .IN Registrations

It’s all about one-day free registration of .IN names: We often come across news like  “Make a Wish Foundation or Some other foundation” that has made it possible for a small kid suffering from a special ailment to be a one-day IPS officer or one-day DGP..etc.  e.g:  On the occasion of the National Girl Child Day (24-Jan-2021), Srishti Goswami became the Chief …

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Shocking: Sub-domain transferred in INDRP proceedings

In case you read out previous story about appointment of new Arbitrators at .IN Registry / NIXI, as a result of NIXI introducing new INDRP rules and the new eligitbility criterion for the Arbitrators in September 2020 as posted under Announcements. So NIXI has started to allocate further INDRP matters to the new Arbitrators. The first such INDRP decision by the …

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Why should you choose dot in domain first when starting a business

Why should you choose dot in domain first when starting a business Whether you’re a for-profit company, a blogger or a debunker on conspiracy theory, the right domain extension sets the best standards for users to access your site. Imagine wanting to purchase online shoes and seeing the extension of the domain becoming a.org. We could make the logical leap …

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All INDRP Arbitrators are Dropped? Is RDNH Inclusion is the Next Move?

Looking like all INDRP arbitrators who have been serving for the last couple of years are not eligible to be an INDRP arbitrator as per new eligibility rules published on the Registry website. As per the new rules all the Arbitrators who have served two years period get removed and then go into a 1-year cooling period so can re-apply …

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Net4.in and Mitsu.in Registrants – You can transfer out the domain names

.IN Registry has made the below announcement on their website. If you are a .IN registrant and registered your domain name with Mitsu.in (or) Net4.in and facing any challenges to transfer out the domain name, worth reading the below announcement. Glad to see the direct announcement from the .IN registry website.   We are looking for many more similar updates from the registry website.  …

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Great News for .IN Registrants – Multi Year Renewal Promo

Excellent news from .IN registry to .IN registrants.    .IN Registry has announced a multi-year renewal promo, OUR.in has been requesting this kind of promotion for the last 4+ years.  Finally, our prayers are heard. This move is going to help the  .IN to score a high number of registrations and as well as renewals.  Overall it will increase the …

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