30 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Coming out in support of telecom operators on the issue of call drops, industry body Assocham today said it is unfair to blame them as there are many other critical factors like lack of spectrum and towers which are causing the problem.
07 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The government today ruled out the additional financial burden of Rs 8,000-10,000 crore on account of OROP scheme hurting the fiscal consolidation programme, saying there was 'space' to absorb it.
24 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court yesterday asked the Vodafone Mobile Services to deposit with the government Rs 2,000 crore under various heads, including one-time spectrum charge and licence fees, for the merger of its four entities Vodafone East, Vodafone South and Vodafone Cellular and Vodafone Digilink into it.
24 Dec 2015
New Delhi: A successful auction of airwaves and the launch of 4G services were the high points for India's telecom industry in 2015 even as the lingering problem of call drops and bottlenecks in infrastructure, notably on transmission towers, remained major areas of concern.
07 May 2015
New Delhi: Odisha has made a plea to the Coal Ministry to transfer an additional levy of Rs 566 crore that the government received from Hindalco, the previous owner of Talabira mine, to the state, Parliament was told on Thursday.
04 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Government is likely to finalise most of the modalities this week for conducting spectrum auction for various bands, which is scheduled for February 23.
24 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Sistema Shyam Teleservices, which is not participating in the ongoing spectrum auction, is now awaiting sharing and trading guidelines for airwaves for its business expansion.
19 Nov 2015
New Delhi: British telecom major Vodafone has approached the Indian government for a conciliation in its Rs 20,000-crore tax dispute, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia said today.
02 May 2015
Dehradun:Uttarakhand government has announced an additional relief amount of Rs 25 crore for the farmers who suffered crop losses due to unseasonal rains and hailstorm in the state.
05 Jan 2015
New Delhi: To cater to the growing demand, Indian Railways has decided to run an additional weekly trip of Kolkata-Dhaka Cantonment Maitree Express.