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Reliance Jio Happy New Year: Idea challenges TRAI's permission to extend offer

Reliance Jio Happy New Year: Idea challenges TRAI's permission to extend offer

After Airtel, Idea Cellular has approached the telecom dispute tribunal TDSAT against regulator TRAI for allowing Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio to continue free promotional offer beyond the stipulated 90 days.

Attorney General clears way for Rs 3,050 crore penalty on Airtel, Voda, Idea

Attorney General clears way for Rs 3,050 crore penalty on Airtel, Voda, Idea

Paving the way for Rs 3,050 crore cumulative penal action on telecom operators Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular, the Attorney General is learnt to have opined that the Department of Telecom has power to impose penalty on grounds of poor quality of service.

Now, Idea Cellular offers extra 3GB of 4G data a month for a year

Now, Idea Cellular offers extra 3GB of 4G data a month for a year

Hitting up the data war, Idea Cellular on Wednesday announced it was giving an additional 3GB of 4G data to its customers on select unlimited calling plans.

Now, get SIM cards of your preferred operators delivered at doorstep, free of cost

Now, get SIM cards of your preferred operators delivered at doorstep, free of cost

Are you planning to get a new SIM card but have no time to go to retailers? Worry not for this new start-up will deliver it to your doorstep, all free of cost.

Reliance Jio effect: Latest 4G data offers from Airtel, Vodafone, Idea and BSNL

Reliance Jio effect: Latest 4G data offers from Airtel, Vodafone, Idea and BSNL

Take a look at the latest offers from Vodafone, Airtel, BSNL and Idea that were laid out in the month of December.

Aimed at Reliance Jio, Idea launches free calling scheme for pre-paid customers

Aimed at Reliance Jio, Idea launches free calling scheme for pre-paid customers

With an aim to take on aggresisve tariff rates of Reliance Jio, Idea Cellular on Thursday came out with two free calling schemes for pre-paid customers.

Reliance Jio crosses 50 million subscriber mark in 83 days

Reliance Jio crosses 50 million subscriber mark in 83 days

Emerging as the largest broadband operator in the country, Reliance Jio has crossed the 50 million subscriber mark in 83 days after its full-fledged 4G services launch.

 Reliance Jio skips COAI executive meet to oppose voting norms

Reliance Jio skips COAI executive meet to oppose voting norms

The infighting within the cellular operators association is showing no signs of let-up, with newcomer Reliance Jio deciding not to participate in COAI's quarterly executive committee meeting held late last week.

 

Idea Cellular shares down 2% after Q2 profit takes sharp plunge

Shares of Idea Cellular ended 2 percent lower Tuesday after the company reported an 88 percent plunge in consolidated net profit for September quarter.

Idea net plunges 88% to a trickle on Reliance Jio, spectrum impacts

Investments in network expansion, coupled with competition putting a pressure on pricing led the third largest telco Idea Cellular to report a huge decline in the September quarter net profit at Rs 90 crore.

Trai recommends Rs 3,050 crore fine on Airtel, Vodafone, Idea for denying interconnection facility

Trai recommends Rs 3,050 crore fine on Airtel, Vodafone, Idea for denying interconnection facility

Telecom regulator Trai on Friday recommended a total penalty of Rs 3,050 crore on incumbent players Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular for denying interconnection facility to newcomer Reliance Jio Infocomm.

RJio asks rivals Vodafone, Idea to release more interconnection ports

RJio asks rivals Vodafone, Idea to release more interconnection ports

Newcomer Reliance Jio has again asked its rivals Vodafone and Idea Cellular to release interconnection ports while alleging that poor quality of service on its network is due to incumbent players' "unlawful and illegal delay" in providing more connections.

Reliance Jio free calls congesting network: Telcos to TRAI

Reliance Jio free calls congesting network: Telcos to TRAI

Asked by regulator TRAI to explain high level of call failures, incumbent operators Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea have cited free voice calls offered by Reliance Jio as the reason for heavy network congestion.

Idea to shell out Rs 12,798 crore to buy spectrum

Idea to shell out Rs 12,798 crore to buy spectrum

Telecom operator Idea Cellular will shell out Rs 12,798 crore for buying 349.20 MHz of spectrum in the just concluded auctions.

Country's biggest-ever spectrum auction receives bids worth Rs 53,531 crore on Day 1

Country's biggest-ever spectrum auction receives bids worth Rs 53,531 crore on Day 1

Coming off to a flying start, the country's biggest-ever spectrum aution witnessed bids worth Rs 53,531 crore on Saturday.

India's biggest auction of telecom spectrum worth Rs 5.63 lakh crore starts

India's biggest auction of telecom spectrum worth Rs 5.63 lakh crore starts

Leading operators, including Reliance Jio, Vodafone, Idea Cellular and Bharti Airtel, are in the fray for frequencies that are crucial for next-generation telecom services.

India's biggest auction of telecom spectrum to start tomorrow

India's biggest auction of telecom spectrum to start tomorrow

India`s biggest auction of telecom spectrum kicks off on Saturday with seven operators in fray for a total of 2,354.55 MHz across seven bands, towards which a reserve price of Rs 5.66 lakh crore ($85 billion) has been fixed by the government.

 FIPB defers decision on Idea Cellular, clears Rs 2,300 

FIPB defers decision on Idea Cellular, clears Rs 2,300 

Deferring a decision on the foreign investment proposals of Idea Cellular and Flag Telecom, the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) on Monday cleared 11 proposals entailing FDI inflow of over Rs 2,300 crore, an official source said.

 Seven companies qualify to bid in upcoming telecom spectrum auction

Seven companies qualify to bid in upcoming telecom spectrum auction

Seven telecom service providers have qualified to bid for the upcoming biggest-ever airwaves auction starting from October 1, according to official data released here by the Department of Telecommunications.