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Reliance Jio understated revenues, forex gains not included: Draft audit

Reliance Jio understated revenues, forex gains not included: Draft audit

Reliance Jio allegedly understated its revenues by over Rs 63 crore for three financial years as it did not include forex gains, resulting in "short payment" of licence fee, a draft audit report has said.

Trai promises swift action to fix inter-connection issue

Amid charges and counter-charges between existing mobile players and Reliance Jio over inter-connection, regulator Trai today said it will quickly respond to communication, if any, from the Telecom Department or the industry on the matter.

 India's largest spectrum auction to start from September 29

India's largest spectrum auction to start from September 29

In the latest, Telecom Department has announced that bidding rounds for the biggest-ever spectrum auction will begin from September 29. The sale will include mobile airwaves worth Rs 5.63 lakh crore at the base price value.

Congress has scored self-goal on telecom issue: Arun Jaitley

Congress has scored self-goal on telecom issue: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the Congress has scored a "self-goal" by calling under-reporting of Rs 46,000 crore revenue by six telecom firms an NDA scam as the "impropriety" had taken place during the UPA regime.

Communications and IT Ministry splits, Manoj Sinha new telecom minister

Communications and IT Ministry splits, Manoj Sinha new telecom minister

Senior BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad, who is the new Minister for Law and Justice, will continue to look after Department of IT and Electronics. So far, Prasad was handling both Communications and IT portfolios.

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Call drop: Government asks TRAI to examine telecos' tariff plans

The government also said they cannot escape the responsibility of meeting standards as it is their basic service obligation.

Need to check illegal use of Spectrum: COAI chairman

He also said that to fix call drops national fiber RoW guidelines are also needed.

DoT to take up special audit of telcos on call drops: Prasad

The Department of Telecom will undertake special audit to assess the coverage and quality of service of all mobile operators in the metro cities to assess the gravity of problem to call drops.

Net neutrality report to be out soon, waiting for TRAI: Prasad

Apart from the six-member committee appointed in January this year by DoT, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) had also invited stakeholders comments on issues such as net neutrality and regulation of OTT services like WhatsApp and Skype.

From August, cellphone users to get mobile balance on call drop

Good news for those cellphone users who often face poor network and high call drop rates.

CAG seeks 4G roll-out status from DoT

The successful bidders were given five years time to roll-out the 4G services by July 2015.

2G: Court to pronounce order on Shahid Balwa's plea on Friday

Special CBI Judge O P Saini, who had fixed the matter for order on Thursday, slated it for tomorrow saying the order was not yet prepared.

Prasad asks DoT officials to take decisions without fear

Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday asked officials to take decisions without fear, saying the government would back honest decision-making.

Voice tariffs need to go up: Vodafone India

Turning profitable for the first time after entering the country, Vodafone India said mobile tariffs need to go up as input costs are rising, but smaller operators offering cheaper rates are not making it easy.

Mobile number portability requests up by 2.6 mn: TRAI

The mobile number portability (MNP) requests have gone up by 2.60 million in March 2014, data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) showed Monday.

2G: Court says Shahid Balwa deserves to be taken in custody

Delhi court said Balwa "deserved" to be taken into custody for his misconduct which caused "embarrassment" (to the judge) during the trial.

2G case: A Raja, Kanimozhi, others summoned in laundering case

Besides Raja, Kanimozhi and Dayalu Ammal, ED also named promoters of Swan Telecom Pvt Ltd (STPL) Shahid Balwa and Vinod Goenka as accused in the case.

2G case: Court fixes April 4 to record statements of accused

A special CBI court on Monday fixed April 4 for recording the statements of accused, including former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and some top corporates executives, in the 2G spectrum case.

National guidelines for telecom towers in two months: Official

In a bid to standardise the installation and execution of telecom towers across the country, a set of guidelines will be brought into effect in the next two months, a telecom department official said Thursday.