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Idea Cellular tops Trai's 4G upload speed rankings in Sep

Idea Cellular tops Trai's 4G upload speed rankings in Sep

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) MySpeed app tabulates mobile data speed of various operators.

Oct 09, 2017, 12:41 PM IST
Reliance Jio: No single call can last more than 5 hours

Reliance Jio: No single call can last more than 5 hours

If in case the caller exceeds the limit, their outgoing calls would be discontinued for the day. Subsequently, they would have to top up their Jio account with Rs 149 to restore the service.

Oct 04, 2017, 12:22 PM IST
Mobile Congress a success, more industry players want to join us: Organisers

Mobile Congress a success, more industry players want to join us: Organisers

The three-day event that started on Wednesday is the first of its kind in India.

Sep 28, 2017, 22:45 PM IST
IMC 2017: Large telcos lament high taxes, spectrum costs; seek relief

IMC 2017: Large telcos lament high taxes, spectrum costs; seek relief

Large telecom operators including Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular on Wednesday lamented the high taxes, and spectrum costs being faced by the industry, and asked the government for immediate relief to mitigate the woes of the stressed sector.

Sep 27, 2017, 12:48 PM IST
Telecom sector under stress: SBI chief

Telecom sector under stress: SBI chief

She said this when asked whether TRAI's decision to reduce the IUC charges would affect incumbent operators like Vodafone, Airtel and Idea which were already feeling the heat of Reliance Jio's disruptive move.

Sep 23, 2017, 19:10 PM IST
IUC cut to hit telcos' biz by Rs 5k cr, 2G calls to suffer: COAI

IUC cut to hit telcos' biz by Rs 5k cr, 2G calls to suffer: COAI

Regulator Trai's decision to cut call connection charge rate by more than half, if executed, will hit earnings of old mobile operators to the tune of Rs 5,000 crore in the current fiscal, industry body COAI on Wednesday said.

Sep 20, 2017, 19:37 PM IST

Airtel misrepresenting facts to create policy bias: Jio

It also contested claims of Airtel on investing Rs 79,000 crore internal cash in the business, alleging that the operator has made paltry fresh equity investment in the last several years whereas it required much higher contribution.

Sep 14, 2017, 23:52 PM IST
Airtel 4G smartphone may debut around Diwali: Price, features and more

Airtel 4G smartphone may debut around Diwali: Price, features and more

Airtel dual SIM 4G smartphone will sport a four inch display, dual camera, VoLTE calling and a longer battery life.

Sep 11, 2017, 10:36 AM IST
Airtel to launch VoLTE services next week – Will customers get free voice calling?

Airtel to launch VoLTE services next week – Will customers get free voice calling?

Airtel's VoLTE services will go live first in Mumbai, followed by Kolkata and other metropolitan cities.

Sep 08, 2017, 14:33 PM IST
Unbelievable! Airtel offers 4GB data at just Rs 5

Unbelievable! Airtel offers 4GB data at just Rs 5

Here is all you must know about Airtel's 4 GB data plan at Rs 5.

Sep 06, 2017, 14:13 PM IST
Jio impact: Airtel launches new prepaid plans from Rs 5 to Rs 399

Jio impact: Airtel launches new prepaid plans from Rs 5 to Rs 399

Airtel has launched plans of Rs 8, Rs 15, Rs 40, Rs 349, and Rs 399.

Sep 04, 2017, 12:41 PM IST

Airtel, Symantec ally for cyber security solutions

India's largest telecom operator Bharti Airtel on Monday announced a partnership with Symantec Corp to provide cyber security solutions to businesses in India.

Aug 28, 2017, 13:26 PM IST
Technical Glitch: This person received a whopping Rs 1.86 lakh bill for using Airtel

Technical Glitch: This person received a whopping Rs 1.86 lakh bill for using Airtel

Here is what exactly happened to this person using Airtel.

Aug 12, 2017, 17:04 PM IST
Mobile data war advances; Aircel offers 168GB data for 84 days against Jio Dhan Dhana Dhan offer

Mobile data war advances; Aircel offers 168GB data for 84 days against Jio Dhan Dhana Dhan offer

Aircel has recently launched two new offers which would provide 2GB data per day and unlimited calls with a validity of 84 days.

Aug 12, 2017, 16:08 PM IST
MyJio app crosses 100 million download mark

MyJio app crosses 100 million download mark

Self-care application of leading telecom operators -- Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular, have registered over 10 million downloads on Google Play store.

Aug 10, 2017, 17:55 PM IST
Airtel sells 6.7 crore Bharti Infratel shares for Rs 2,570 crore

Airtel sells 6.7 crore Bharti Infratel shares for Rs 2,570 crore

Bharti Airtel via its wholly owned subsidiary Nettle Infrastructure Investments divested 67.53 million shares of its subsidiary Bharti Infratel through a secondary share sale in the stock market.

Aug 08, 2017, 13:16 PM IST
Airtel asked to pay Rs 44.5 to consumer for internet data loss

Airtel asked to pay Rs 44.5 to consumer for internet data loss

A Consumer court has ordered Airtel to refund an amount of Rs 44.50 to a consumer for data loss, caused due to the blocking of internet services during the Patidar quota agitation in 2015.

Aug 08, 2017, 11:22 AM IST
Trai, app firms to deliberate on speed testing methodologies

Trai, app firms to deliberate on speed testing methodologies

Amid a raging debate on efficacy and results of speed test apps, Trai plans to 'study' the methodology and other nuances of such applications used for checking upload and download speeds of data, an official said.

Aug 06, 2017, 13:26 PM IST
COAI seeks equal rules, spectrum road map in new telecom policy

COAI seeks equal rules, spectrum road map in new telecom policy

An inter-ministerial group, which has been constituted to look into the financial issues of the telecom sector and suggest remedial measures, is expected to submit its report later this month.

Aug 04, 2017, 14:30 PM IST
Airtel Payments Bank, HPCL tieup for digital payments

Airtel Payments Bank, HPCL tieup for digital payments

All 14,000 HPCL fuel stations will act as banking points for Airtel Payments Bank, an official statement said.

Aug 01, 2017, 14:58 PM IST