31 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Jindal Steel and Power, along with its subsidiary Jindal Power, has deposited Rs 3,089.25 crore as additional levy to the government, as per the Supreme Court directions in coal block allocation scam.
19 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Telecom Ministry will this week place before the Cabinet for approval the 3G spectrum base price for the auction planned in February.
07 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Government has decided to deploy an additional 11,000 paramilitary men for undertaking anti-Naxal operations in the worst Maoist-affected Bastar division of Chhattisgarh where red ultras recently carried out a deadly ambush and killed 14 CRPF personnel.
23 Dec 2011
The new telecom operators have joined hands and asked the government to consider allotting up to 6.2 MHz spectrum to them without any additional charge as is being done for old GSM players.
07 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Inter-ministerial panel Telecom Commission (TC) has decided to send back Trai’s recommendations on 3G spectrum pricing for a reconsideration. According to sources, TC on Wednesday discussed Trai's proposals on 2100 MHz band base price, used for 3G services, in its meeting and decided to send back the recommendations for a review.
31 Dec 2014
Washington: The US has pledged additional aid to search for a missing AirAsia plane, as debris and six bodies have been found, a media report said on Wednesday.
28 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday asked the government not to treat Sanskrit as a third language for Class 8 students of Kendriya Vidyalayas and instead treat it as an additional language retaining German as a third langauge.
04 Mar 2015
Barcelona: Telecom major Bharti Airtel pitched for a hike in mobile and data tariffs, at least in small quantities, as it gears for the biggest ever spectrum auction beginning on Wednesday.
08 Jan 2015
New Delhi: High spectrum would lead to rise in mobile services rates and adversely impact government's Digital India initiative by impeding telecom network expansion, industry said.
05 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Monday approved the largest ever telecom spectrum auction that is targeted to fetch at least Rs 64,840 crore from the sale next month.