23 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Telecom major Bharti Airtel has asked the Department of Telecom to decide on spectrum usage charges before the auction starts on February 3.
28 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Telecom major Bharti Airtel has approached the Department of Telecom to reduce the bank guarantees it had submitted for the upcoming spectrum auction, indicating a toning down of its bids for the airwaves.
04 Jan 2014
Washington: United States welcomed Indian Government's decision to deploy additional 150 police personnel outside US Embassy in New Delhi, weeks after removal of barricades as fallout of the arrest of senior Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade.
04 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The government on Monday received bids worth Rs 39,300 crore on the first day of spectrum auction with strong interest for 900 Mhz airwaves, which may help it curb the fiscal deficit.
31 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The government has approved charging telecom firms 5 percent of their revenue as spectrum usage charge (SUC) for new airwaves to be auctioned next month, a move aimed at improving bidding sentiment.
06 Feb 2014
Patna: Rural Development Department Minister Nitish Mishra has been given additional charge of the Social Welfare Department following resignation of Parveen Amanullah.
24 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The telecommunications regulator has recommended a 48 percent increase in the minimum bid price for airwaves in the 800 megahertz band in a planned auction.
25 Dec 2013
Agartala: Coinciding with Christmas, the Tripura government has decided to pay additional 10 percent dearness allowances for its two lakh employees and pensioners, official sources said on Wednesday.
24 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Union Petroleum Minister M Veerappa Moily on Tuesday took additional charge of the Ministry of Environment and Forests.
15 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The government expects to finalize the issue of annual spectrum charges, over which telecom operators have locked horns, before the auction of airwaves scheduled to start on February 3.