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BSNL offers unlimited calling, data on Bharat phone for Rs 97 per month

BSNL offers unlimited calling, data on Bharat phone for Rs 97 per month

BSNL, which operates across the country except Delhi and Mumbai, has over 98 million mobile subscribers and 16 million landline customers.

Oct 17, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
Telephone exchange case: CBI court to frame charges against Maran brothers on Oct 23

Telephone exchange case: CBI court to frame charges against Maran brothers on Oct 23

.The matter pertains to a case of alleged misuse of 764 high-speed data lines of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) at Dayanidhi Maran`s residence during his tenure as the union telecom minister from 2004 to 2007.

Oct 03, 2017, 14:02 PM IST
Panel to examine DoT's bid to raise NFS budget by Rs 11k crore

Panel to examine DoT's bid to raise NFS budget by Rs 11k crore

He said that the Defence wants mobile antenna height to be around 140 metres while highest tower used for commercial mobile communication may be at most 100 metres.

Oct 02, 2017, 14:16 PM IST
Latest offers from Airtel, Vodafone, Jio this festival season

Latest offers from Airtel, Vodafone, Jio this festival season

Not only fresh data packages, various freebies are also being showered by the telcos. 

Sep 27, 2017, 10:57 AM IST
India approves plan to hive off BSNL's 66,000 mobile tower assets

India approves plan to hive off BSNL's 66,000 mobile tower assets

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for hiving off mobile tower assets of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) into a separate company, fully owned by BSNL.

Sep 12, 2017, 17:45 PM IST

BSNL bets on 4G VoLTE, 5G trials to remain 'future-ready'

State-owned BSNL is betting on national rollout of 4G VoLTE services, even as it begins preparatory work on 5G to stay future-ready, a top official has said.

Sep 10, 2017, 18:09 PM IST

BSNL to spend Rs 6,000 crore on expansion; Nokia, ZTE to get contracts

According to the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) official, Nokia and ZTE have emerged as the top two bidders for the expansion project.

Sep 08, 2017, 23:21 PM IST

Nokia and ZTE to execute Rs 6000 crore network expansion

The execution will be over next two years.

Sep 08, 2017, 20:22 PM IST

BSNL starts corporate e-mail service for Re 1 per day

State-run telecom firm BSNL on Thursday started corporate e-mail service for Re 1 per day in partnership with Jaipur-based firm Data Infosys.

Sep 07, 2017, 22:41 PM IST
BSNL expects to start 5G service trials by March 2018

BSNL expects to start 5G service trials by March 2018

The state-owned telecom firm BSNL expects to start field trial of 5G services by the end of this financial year, company's chairman and MD Anupam Shrivastava said on Wednesday.

Sep 06, 2017, 18:45 PM IST
BSNL launches GSP/ASP service for SMEs, large businesses

BSNL launches GSP/ASP service for SMEs, large businesses

BSNL said the GSP/ASP service, which will be available for its customers free of cost at present, can be availed by logging on to its official website and clicking on "GSP SERVICE" under the GST tab.

Sep 05, 2017, 19:43 PM IST

Bombay HC aids man suffering from rare genetic disorder

The Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court has rushed to aid a 26-year old man suffering from a rare genetic disorder by directing the government and BSNL to pay for his treatment requiring over Rs 2 crore per annum, his lawyer said on Saturday.

Aug 19, 2017, 23:19 PM IST
BSNL unveils mobile wallet for subscribers

BSNL unveils mobile wallet for subscribers

State-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) on Thursday unveiled its mobile wallet in partnership with MobiKwik to enable one-tap bill payment for its over 100 million subscribers.

Aug 17, 2017, 20:16 PM IST
BSNL Independence Day offer: Now get benefits of voice calls, SMS and combo vouchers while roaming

BSNL Independence Day offer: Now get benefits of voice calls, SMS and combo vouchers while roaming

State-owned BSNL has now decided to allow the benefit of Voice/SMS, Special Tariff Voucher (STV) and Combo Vouchers in national roaming on the occasion of 71st independence day on PAN India basis with effect from 15 August’ 2017 in the area where BSNL operates.

Aug 14, 2017, 13:16 PM IST

BSNL to allow special plan benefit on roaming too from August 15

Come August 15, mobile customers of state-owned BSNL will be able to use services at discounted rate availed through special recharges in their home circle even on roaming.

Aug 10, 2017, 18:42 PM IST
Bharti, Vodafone top in list of towers exceeding radiation limit

Bharti, Vodafone top in list of towers exceeding radiation limit

"During the audit carried out by TERM Cells, total 284 numbers of BTSs installed on various mobile towers by various TSPs have been found exceeding the prescribed EMF radiation limits as on June 30, 2017," telecom minister Manoj Sinha said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.

Aug 09, 2017, 18:27 PM IST
Reliance Jio does it again, tops TRAI June test as fastest 4G operator

Reliance Jio does it again, tops TRAI June test as fastest 4G operator

As per the TRAI test results, Bharti Airtel's average 4G download speed was lowest at 8.91 mbps. The company has been claiming to be the fastest 4G service provider as per tests conducted by private broadband speed measuring firms.

Aug 03, 2017, 20:09 PM IST
Contained situation to a large extent: BSNL on external virus attack

Contained situation to a large extent: BSNL on external virus attack

The statement added: "Instructions have been issued to all BSNL field units to educate all the customers about the procedures to configure their modems to prevent any vulnerability exploitation."

Jul 31, 2017, 13:16 PM IST
BSNL asks net users to change password after malware attack

BSNL asks net users to change password after malware attack

State-owned telecom operator BSNL on Thursday said it has advised broadband users to change the default system password after a section of its broadband system was hit by a malware attack earlier this week.

Jul 27, 2017, 21:12 PM IST
BSNL offers waiver of landline installation charges

BSNL offers waiver of landline installation charges

The customers who outrightly purchase the ADSL WiFi modem from BSNL at Rs 1,500 will be offered Rs 50 cash back per month for maximum 30 months, the BSNL said in a statement.

Jul 19, 2017, 16:50 PM IST