News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

  • 542/542 TARGET 272
  • BJP+


  • CONG+


  • OTH



Jio, BSNL drive telecom subscriber growth to 120.5 crore in February

Both Reliance Jio and BSNL jointly added a net of 86.39 lakh mobile subscribers but the rest of the telecom operators jointly lost a net of 69.93 lakh wireless customers with Vodafone Idea losing the biggest chunk of mobile connections, as per the data.

Apr 18, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

Trai finds six cable firms violating new tariff order, seeks compliance in 5 days

The regulator also clarified that DTH and cable operators cannot force consumers to go in for only predefined packages or bouquets.

Apr 17, 2019, 09:14 AM IST

Telcos need to submit plan details of segmented offers every month: Trai

Trai directed telecom service providers to share with it number of subscribers at the end of each month who have availed the segmented offer.

Apr 04, 2019, 10:19 AM IST

India's broadband subscribers increased 4.15% to 540.04 mn in January: TRAI

Reliance Jio had the top market share of the total broadband subscribers in the month of January with 289.44 million subscribers, the report found.

Mar 28, 2019, 10:19 AM IST

India's wireline subscribers decline 0.34% to 21.79 million in January 2019: TRAI

BSNL and MTNL, the two PSU access service providers, held 67.02 percent of the wireline market share, TRAI added.

Mar 27, 2019, 15:56 PM IST

TV viewers may soon be able to switch service providers without changing set top box

Since last two years TRAI has been trying to make STBs interoperable.

Mar 27, 2019, 11:26 AM IST

Mobile Number Portability requests in India increased to 5.84 in January 2019

Under MNP, wireless telephone subscribers can retain their mobile numbers when they relocate from one service area to another.

Mar 26, 2019, 15:52 PM IST

Airtel has maximum proportion of active wireless subscribers vs its total wireless subscribers: TRAI

This was followed by Vodafone Idea, Reliance Jio, Reliance Communication and BSNL.

Mar 25, 2019, 11:48 AM IST

India's total wireless subscribers grew to 1.18 bn in January 2019: TRAI

The wireless subscription in urban areas increased to 654.20 million while that of rural areas declined to 527.77 million.

Mar 22, 2019, 11:16 AM IST

Telecom subscribers in India reach 1.20 bn in January 2019: TRAI

The urban subscription increased from 666.28 million at the end of December 2018 to 672.91 million at the end of January 2019.

Mar 20, 2019, 17:25 PM IST

Stand by spectrum pricing, industry decides tariff: Trai Chairman

Talking about low level of tariffs, Sharma said telecom services rates are under forbearance and it is telecom operators who fix tariffs.

Feb 27, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

Reliance Jio tops 4G download speed for January 2019

Reliance Jio topped in terms of 4G download speed chart among the telecom service providers with 18.8 Mbps average download speed in January.

Feb 15, 2019, 18:07 PM IST

Now watch Zee News only for ₹1 for 1 year under TRAI news rules

Good news of Zee News watchers! Now you can watch Zee News only for ₹1 for 1 year under TRAI news rules.

Feb 14, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 8th February, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary, 8th February 2019. This segment of DNA brings to you an analysis of the top news of the day.

Feb 08, 2019, 23:20 PM IST

DNA analysis on TRAI’s new cable and DTH rules

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)’s new regulatory regime for cable operators and DTH companies has come into play from the month of February 2019.

Feb 08, 2019, 23:02 PM IST

Trai issues showcause notice to Airtel over recent DTH disruption

The showcause notice was issued by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) earlier this week, and Airtel has been given three days time to respond, they told PTI.

Feb 07, 2019, 14:00 PM IST

Trai issues notice to TataSky not following its new tariff framework

The D2H company said it is going live with the system on its website and app to assuage concerns, and changes will be visible shortly.

Jan 25, 2019, 11:58 AM IST

Exclusive: In conversation with Ram Sewak Sharma, Chairman, TRAI

Watch the exclusive interview of Ram Sewak Sharma, Chairman, TRAI on TRAI's new rules.

Jan 18, 2019, 13:50 PM IST

Trai moves SC against TDSAT order on predatory pricing

The regulator has also said that telcos will have to provide services to all subscribers availing the same tariff plan in a non-discriminatory manner.

Jan 03, 2019, 11:06 AM IST

Impact of new TV Channel tariff rules that kicks in next month – Details here

The new framework allows consumers to select and pay only for the channels they wish to view.

Dec 28, 2018, 16:05 PM IST