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Terror Funding Case: Kashmiri Separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq arrives in Delhi

Kashmiri Separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq arrives in Delhi, to appear before the National Investigation Agency (NIA) for questioning in connection with J&K terror funding case.

Apr 08, 2019, 10:04 AM IST

Satte Pe Satta: Kota Youth climbs up a mobile tower; Accuse police of fling a fake case against him

Kota Youth climbs up a mobile tower; Accuse police of fling a fake case against him. Watch full video to know more.

Feb 24, 2019, 14:26 PM IST

Man climbs mobile tower in Pakistan demanding PM post, claims will improve economy

The man, who was not identified, hailed from Sargodha city. 

Dec 22, 2018, 19:14 PM IST

Bharti Infratel, Indus Tower to merge, own 1.63 lakh towers

Before merger, Indus Towers was jointly owned by Bharti Infratel (42 percent), Vodafone (42 percent), Idea Group (11.15 percent) and Providence Equity Partners (4.85 percent).

Apr 25, 2018, 16:04 PM IST

ATC completes Rs 3,800-cr mobile tower deal with Vodafone India; Idea pact expected by May

ATC Telecom Infrastructure, a majority owned Indian subsidiary of ATC, has completed the transaction.

Apr 03, 2018, 12:48 PM IST

Elderly man climbs power tower in Mumbai after police refused to register his complaint

Fire department personnel brought the elderly man down to safety after he threatened to commit suicide.

Nov 23, 2017, 21:34 PM IST

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.

Sep 27, 2015, 16:36 PM IST

TRAI dispels fear about mobile tower radiations

Sectoral regulator TRAI Friday sought to dispel fears of mobile tower radiation causing serious health problems and said the studies conducted by it do not corroborate this claim.

Sep 11, 2015, 22:43 PM IST

Govt launches online repository for cell tower emission data

Govt has launched ‘Tarang Sanchar’, a website mapping all cell phone towers and base transceiver stations (BTS) across the country.The portal will give the public users real-time data on the Electr

Aug 18, 2015, 10:38 AM IST

Telecom firms asked by HC to give mobile tower details in 7 days

"Mobile companies have been asked by the High Court to provide details about mobile towers installed in UT Chandigarh within seven days," advocate Shekhar Verma, counsel for UT Chandigarh Administration, said.

Aug 07, 2015, 18:37 PM IST

Militants make unsuccessful bid to blow up mobile tower in J&K

 After a month-long lull in attacks on telecommunication facilities, suspected militants on Wednesday made an abortive attempt to blow up a mobile tower owned by a private cellular company in Baramulla district of north Kashmir.

Jul 15, 2015, 16:16 PM IST

Mobile tower set up at 16k ft in Ladakh

State-run BSNL, with the Army's assistance, on Friday operationalised a mobile tower at an altitude of 16,000 feet in Eastern Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir.

Jun 26, 2015, 15:35 PM IST

Mobile tower count likely to cross 5 lakh by 2020: Study

Mobile towers in India are likely to grow to over five lakh by 2020 from about four lakh at present due to increase in demand of wireless internet services, a study said Tuesday.

Jun 16, 2015, 22:55 PM IST

Kashmir mobile tower land owners to suspend operations till June 10

The mobile phone towers owner association in Kashmir on Tuesday decided to keep transmitting towers off till June 10 after separatist guerrillas attacked mobile vendors in Sopore town and adjoining areas, forcing them to shut down outlets of different companies.

Jun 02, 2015, 18:15 PM IST

Militants attack mobile phone tower in Srinagar

 Separatist guerrillas on Monday attacked a cell phone tower here with a hand grenade, injuring one person, police said.

Jun 01, 2015, 15:24 PM IST

Militants target mobile transmission tower in Srinagar

Suspected militants on Monday targeted a mobile transmission tower with a grenade in Habbakadal locality here, causing panic.

Jun 01, 2015, 15:13 PM IST

Magisterial inquiry ordered into farmer suicide in Meerut

A magisterial inquiry has been ordered into the suicide by a debt-ridden farmer who jumped from a mobile tower on Friday, as police, officials and villagers tried in vain to dissuade him.

Apr 25, 2015, 03:00 AM IST

Mobile towers no health threat: Ravi Shankar Prasad

 Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Friday that fears of mobile towers being hazardous to health are not true, adding that reports from the World Health Organisation do not substantiate the claim.

Mar 13, 2015, 14:17 PM IST

BSNL invests Rs 11,000 crore to improve services: Prasad

BSNL is augmenting its mobile network by installing additional 14,421 2G mobile sites and 10,605 3G sites with an estimated investment of Rs 4,804 crore.

Feb 25, 2015, 17:56 PM IST

Police foil Naxal attack on cell phone tower in Telangana

A group of Maoists fired at a police party in Khammam district of Telangana after security forces foiled their attempt to blast a cell phone tower, police said on Monday.

Dec 29, 2014, 11:32 AM IST