Everyone goes on application download spree after buying an Android phone. But in India, most of us are unable to find relevant local applications. So, we did a bit of research and found some apps to list out. This list is not complete. Feel free to drop in ‘any local apps that you know are relevant for Indian users’ in the comments.
Protidin India News: Want to read news and blog feeds on the go. Read Major Indian News Publications on Android Phones. Times of India, Hindu, IBN Live, D , HT, BSE India , MoneyControl etc.
ESPN Cricinfo Mobicast: Well most of Indians are huge cricket fans and everyone loves to know the cricket scores even on the go, why not download an app which gives you all the scores, fixtures at one place.
India Railway Schedule: This is a train arrival and departure time schedule application for Android phones. It allows you to find the trains running between starting point and destination, to find seat availability, fares and PNR Status.
Access Bollywood: If you want all the Bollywood news and gossip at one place, this is the app for you. It provides ‘latest news, info about Bollywood releases, box office statistics, collections and photo galleries.
Festivals of India: A complete list of all the India festivals and holidays of the year.
AG Indian Newspapers: Over 30 Indian Newspapers at one place in this app. The Times of India, Manorama, The Hindu, Hindustan Times, Mathrubumi, The Economic Times, The Hindu and many more.
TravelIndia: Check your railway PNR status with this app. Will have more functionalities soon.
All the listed Applications are free and are available for download in Android Market.