RCom-Aircel Merger: 5 Key facts you must know

RCom-Aircel Merger: 5 Key facts you must know

Know how the RCom-Aircel merger will redefine India's telecom industry....

RCom, Aircel in talks to create India's 2nd biggest mobile operator

RCom, Aircel in talks to create India's 2nd biggest mobile operator

The combination of RCom, Aircel, MTS wireless businesses will hold 19.3 percent of the total spectrum allocated to the the industry - the highest in the country by an entity.

Ravi Shankar Prasad does plainspeak, will be 'tough' on call drops

Ravi Shankar Prasad does plainspeak, will be 'tough' on call drops

Calling for a balance between business growth and consumer interest, telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said he will remain tough on the issue of service quality of telecom companies.

 

Don't want to be known as 'call drop minister': Ravi Shankar​ Prasad

On Monday, Bharti Airtel announced an investment of Rs 60,000 crore which will go into capital expenditure on fibre, cables and changing older networks.

TRAI orders telcos to compensate consumers for call drops

TRAI orders telcos to compensate consumers for call drops

The report also added that the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) have also published the results of the drive tests conducted by it on September 28-29 in Delhi and Mumbai.

Hiring up 18% in September, outlook bullish

Hiring up 18% in September, outlook bullish

The Naukri Job Speak Index for September stood at 1,796, witnessing an upward movement of 18 percent compared with September last year.

Call drop situation improving, says IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Call drop situation improving, says IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Under attack from the Opposition on the call drop problem, Union Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Sunday said that the situation was improving.

Call drops: Consumers demand compensation, telcos oppose

Call drops: Consumers demand compensation, telcos oppose

Telecom operators have opposed telecom regulator TRAI's proposal to compensate users for call drops even as consumers backed it strongly.

2G case: SC rejects govt's move to remove Venugopal as CBI, ED counsel

Supreme Court on Wednesday disapproved the government's move to remove senior advocate K K Venugopal as a counsel for CBI and Enforcement Directorate in the 2G spectrum allocation scam matter, saying he would continue assist the court on the probe which was at the fag end.

Govt approves spectrum trading norms for telecom firms

Govt approves spectrum trading norms for telecom firms

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the much-awaited spectrum trading norms for telecom companies.

TRAI proposes telco to compensate mobile subscribers for call drops

Plagued by the problem of call drops, telecom regulator TRAI on Friday proposed that service providers should compensate mobile subscribers for call drops and poor quality of services.

AT&T helped US spying on internet: Report

AT&T helped US spying on internet: Report

The US telecom giant has a productive cooperation with the NSA and this cooperation involved a broad range of classified activities.

2G case: Court to resume hearing final arguments from Aug 4

A special court would resume from August 4 the final arguments in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case in which former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and 15 others are facing trial.

GSM telecom operators add 41.4 lakh subscribers in June: COAI

The GSM subscriber base increased marginally in June with telecom operators adding 41.4 lakh users to take the overall base to 72.03 crore.

Call drop: Submit report on issue by Jul 31, DoT tells telcos

Amid growing concerns over the call drop issue, the Department of Telecom (DoT) has asked all mobile operators to submit a report on action taken by them to address the problem by July 31.

AT&T nears US approval of $48.5 billion DirecTV merger

AT&T Inc is close to wrapping up its deal to buy DirecTV as U.S. telecom and antitrust regulators signalled a green light for the $48.5 billion merger that would create the country`s largest pay-TV company.

AT&T nears US approval of $48.5 billion DirecTV merger

AT&T Inc is close to wrapping up its deal to buy DirecTV as U.S. telecom and antitrust regulators signalled a green light for the $48.5 billion merger that would create the country`s largest pay-TV company.

Bharti Airtel to sell its four African arms to Orange

Bharti Airtel Monday said it has entered into an agreement with France-based telecom operator Orange to sell its four subsidiaries in Africa.

Illegal telephone exchange case: CBI seeks cancellation of Maran's interim pre-arrest bail

CBI on Thursday filed a petition in the Madras High Court seeking cancellation of the interim anticipatory bail granted to former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran in the alleged illegal telephone exchange case.