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Now, Jio to charge 6 paise per minute for outgoing calls to other networks

Jio said that it will charge customers 6 paise per minute for voice calls made to rival networks till interconnet usage charges (IUC) are eliminated.

Oct 09, 2019, 22:43 PM IST

Vodafone-Idea loss triggers Rs 21.5K cr m-cap loss in Birla firms

On August 19, the company posted lacklustre subscriber numbers having lost 41 lakh customers. Soon after, it was announced that the company CEO Balesh Sharma will be replaced by Ravinder Takkar.

Aug 21, 2019, 12:18 PM IST

Telecom industry unsustainable, can't keep burning cash: Vodafone-Idea

Balesh Sharma said operating margins are on an upward trajectory now but declined to give a target.

Nov 23, 2018, 14:52 PM IST

Soon, no more free incoming calls on Airtel, Vodafone-Idea

Jio's entry two years ago has hurt each of the entrenched telcos.

Nov 23, 2018, 12:46 PM IST

Tepid M&A activity in Jul-Sep; YTD deal kitty at record high

The September quarter recorded only six transactions valued at and above USD 100 million as compared to 14 deals in the year-ago period, of which three were billion-dollar deals, the report noted.

Oct 13, 2017, 14:37 PM IST

Bharti Airtel-Telenor deal: Key things you should know

Bharti Airtel is buying Norwegian Telenor`s India unit driven by upstart rival Jio`s disruptive pricing. The deal involves many strategic angles. 

Feb 23, 2017, 14:44 PM IST

Vodafone India, Idea Cellular in exploratory merger talks

Vodafone Group Plc`s Indian arm is in exploratory talks around a possible merger with its smaller domestic rival Idea Cellular

Aug 23, 2016, 16:39 PM IST