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Telcos meet TRAI; allege tariff order violation by RJio

Charging new entrant Reliance Jio of violating tariff order, incumbent operators such as Bharti Airtel and Vodafone on Fri met regulator Trai on the issue -- a new front in the ongoing war between the two sides over the points of interconnection.

Telenor will not participate in spectrum auction, loss widens

Telenor India will not participate in the upcoming spectrum auction which is in line with its earlier announcement indicating exit from the country.

Telenor hints at India exit, runs up Rs 2,530 crore operating loss

Telenor hints at India exit, runs up Rs 2,530 crore operating loss

Posting a huge operating loss of 3,100 million Norwegian Krone (around Rs 2,530 crore) for its Indian telecom business, Telenor Wednesday hinted at exiting India if it fails to procure spectrum at reasonable rates.

Get 1GB of 4G data at Rs 149, 2GB at Rs 249 on Telenor

Get 1GB of 4G data at Rs 149, 2GB at Rs 249 on Telenor

Telenor has sharpened its pitch, saying it will offer lowest tariff in high-speed mobile segment.

Telenor to be 4G ready by fiscal-End

Telenor to be 4G ready by fiscal-End

Telecom operator Telenor India, which positions itself as the most affordable network, expects to have 4G services ready in six circles by the end of this fiscal.

Will launch 4G in 5-8 cities within 6 months: Telenor

Will launch 4G in 5-8 cities within 6 months: Telenor

Norwegian telecom firm Telenor Tuesday said it will launch 4G services in 5-8 cities in India within 6 months and is in talks with other operators to increase its spectrum holding through trading.

Call drops to 4G: Full spectrum of bad, good for telecom

Call drops to 4G: Full spectrum of bad, good for telecom

The telecom service providers that participated in the marathon auctioning were: Idea Cellular, Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India, Reliance Communications, Reliance Jio, Tata Teleservices, Telenor and Aircel.

Telenor sees 50% of subscribers using data services by 2017

Telenor sees 50% of subscribers using data services by 2017

 Norwegian telecoms firm Telenor expects more than half of its subscribers to use data services on their mobile devices in the country by 2017, up from 22 per cent now.

Telenor to add 950 new mobile sites in Bihar, Jharkhand

Telecom operator Telenor Tuesday said it will be adding 950 new mobile sites covering over 3,380 rural areas and upgrade the existing 3,235 sites in Bihar and Jharkhand.

Telenor India's Sept-qtr operating loss widens to Rs 287 crore

Norwegian mobile operator Telenor today reported widening of operating loss at its Indian unit at 373 million Norwegian krone (about Rs 286.21 crore) for the quarter ended September 30, 2015.

Uninor changes name to Telenor, expands call drop refund plan

Uninor changes name to Telenor, expands call drop refund plan

Telecom operator Uninor on Wednesday changed the brand name to Telenor, the name of its parent company, while extending call drop reimbursement offers to all calls made from its network, in a move to position itself as "the most affordable service provider" in the country.

Only 6% mobile users in India over 50 years of age: Telenor

Even though India has over 96 crore mobile subscribers, only 6 percent of them are over 50 years of age, indicating that senior citizens are not fully receiving the benefits of mobile Internet, says a survey.

Facebook fends off telecom firms` complaints

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg on Monday fended off complaints that the hugely popular social network was getting a free ride out of telecom operators who host its service on smartphones.

Uninor appoints Vivek Sood as new CEO

Sood had earlier served as the Chief Financial Officer at Uninor, Telenor.

Telenor Group completes 100% acquisition of Uninor

The company had earlier disclosed that it will be investing about Rs 780 crore to raise its stake to 100 per cent in Telewings, which operates under the Uninor brand.

Telenor to expand in Asia; expects to break even in India

Citing its 40 million subscriber base in India, Norwegian telecom major Telenor on Tuesday said it expects to break even soon in the country and is planning to expand in other parts of Asia.

Telenor keen on setting up 'Payments Banks' in India

Norwegian telecom major Telenor on Friday said that it is evaluating 'Payment Banks' business opportunity in the country.

Govt clears Telenor's proposal to acquire Uninor

Proposal of Norwegian telecom firm Telenor to take complete ownership of its Indian unit, Telewings Communications has been cleared, the Finance Ministry said Wednesday.

Unitech Q1 profit plummets 91% on losses in telecom biz

Realty firm Unitech on Wednesday reported 91 percent decline in its consolidated net profit at Rs 5.56 crore for the quarter ended June as the company booked losses of nearly Rs 1,000 crore in erstwhile telecom business.

Telenor files for full ownership of India unit

At present, Telenor Group owns 74 percent in its Indian business unit.