October 20, 2014 20:34 (IST)
Telecom operators could get spectrum within 90 days after payment following a government panel asking the Department of Telecom (DoT) to work out a mechanism for allocating the airwaves to successful bidders in a reasonable period.
October 19, 2014 16:32 (IST)
State-owned BSNL has reduced call rates to Nepal by about 35 per cent as the Prime Minister's Office had raised the issue of high call charges to the neighbouring country with the Department of Telecom (DoT).
October 19, 2014 13:18 (IST)
The proposed telecom spectrum auction should be completed by February 28 next year, inter-ministerial panel Telecom Commission has said.
October 15, 2014 22:47 (IST)
The Telecom Regulator Authority (TRAI) has recommended about 10 per cent higher price for the next round of spectrum in the 1800 Mhz band, known as 2G spectrum.
October 15, 2014 16:42 (IST)
Once implemented, mobile users will be able to retain their phone number across the country, even if they change operators. For example, subscribers in Delhi will be able to port their numbers to Mumbai or Chennai, or any other part of India on a different network.
October 13, 2014 21:37 (IST)
Union Bank of India on Monday launched a bill payment service for subscribers of Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) through a mobile banking platform.
October 10, 2014 17:35 (IST)
India's Second largest outsourcer, Infosys reported a net profit of Rs 3,096 crore in the September quarter, beating street expectations. The company's board approved an interim dividend of Rs. 30 per share and a bonus issue of one equity share for every equity share held, leading to a sharp jump in stock prices.
October 10, 2014 14:50 (IST)
Mr Murthy said he is opening to joining the government in an advisory role and he is in favour of abolishing all tax exemptions for corporates
October 09, 2014 20:39 (IST)
Swedish telecom gear firm Ericsson on Thursday said it has signed a 4G network deal with Bharti Airtel, India's largest mobile operator.
October 09, 2014 16:34 (IST)
Telecom companies, which won spectrum in the auction and paid for it in the first week of March, are yet to be assigned radiowave frequencies that are used for transmitting mobile signals.
October 08, 2014 18:54 (IST)
Six of the seven Infosys founders were present at the IT giant's farewell for the men who started the company back in 1981.
October 08, 2014 17:13 (IST)
Kenya's regulator on Wednesday said it has given preliminary approval to a joint bid by Safaricom and Airtel for the mobile assets of Essar Kenya and the final nod could be given next month.
October 07, 2014 20:49 (IST)
Telstra on Tuesday said it has inked a network-to-network interconnection (NNI) agreement with Tata Communications.
October 05, 2014 16:56 (IST)
Telecom operators have raised mobile internet rates by up to 100 per cent during June-September 2014 across the country.
October 03, 2014 11:23 (IST)
The messenger will be free and unlike other Google products, will not need a Google login.
October 01, 2014 12:49 (IST)
The dollar index climbed to a four-year high against a basket of currencies.
October 01, 2014 08:24 (IST)
Communication and IT( information technology) Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad earlier this month said that a system of secured email is being established to increase its usage within the government by March 2015.
September 30, 2014 14:48 (IST)
he company had a debt of Rs 35,500 crore as of August 14.
September 25, 2014 22:06 (IST)
Facebook, the world's leading social network, will win unconditional EU approval for its $19 billion offer for mobile messaging start-up WhatsApp in a deal pitting it against telecoms operators, two people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
September 25, 2014 21:28 (IST)
Reliance Jio Infocomm, the telecommunications arm of Reliance Industries Ltd, said it had raised a $750 million loan from Korea Exim Bank to finance the purchase of telecoms infrastructure from Samsung Electronics.