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Freedom251 Phone: Ringing Bells MD Goel Detained For 'Fraud'

Ringing Bells had begun the sale of Freedom 251 handsets, touted as the world's cheapest, via its website in February last year

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Ringing Bells To Distribute Freedom 251 Phones From July 8

Ringing Bells, the company that created a stir a few months ago by claiming that it will come up with the cheapest smartphone, on Thursday said it will start phase-wise distribution of Freedom251 mobile smartphone from July 8

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Ringing Bells Under Lens For Alleged FEMA Violation

Taking suo moto action based on news coverage related to the company, the Corporate Affairs Ministry on February 19 asked SFIO to keep a watch on the activities of the firm

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The Biggest Thing To Unhappen

Bookings for the Freedom251 phone restarted and quickly notched up to 30,000. Soon Ringing Bells rang in Rs 87 lakh. It is now thought that the company will deliver at least some phones in a bid to protect themselves.

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Ringing Bells To Face Action If It Fails To Deliver Rs 251 Phone: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Ringing Bells has said the manufacturing cost of the phone is about Rs 2,500, which will be recovered through a series of measures such as economies of scale, innovative marketing, reduction in duties and creating an e-commerce marketplace

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Freedom 251 Maker Ringing Bells Comes Under Excise, I-T Departments' Scanner

Ringing Bells, makers of the world's cheapest smartphone, has come under the scanner of excise and income tax departments as debates around the feasibility of offering a Rs 251 handset rages on

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Phoney Natwarlal

Have the media drool over the phone. All is well in this scheme until the last line of fools stop booking.

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Ringing Bells Briefly Sells Rs 251 Smartphone Before Website Crashes

The smartphone went on sale in the morning but the company later stopped accepting orders after its website crashed

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