07 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Telecom Secretary J S Deepak will deliberate on the problem of call drop, investments in the sector and ongoing policy reforms with CEOs of service providers on June 10.
12 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Dismissing criticism over the Reliance Jio ads featuring Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha has said there is nothing wrong in someone fulfiling Prime Minister's dream to provide digital connectivity.
12 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Department of Telecom (DoT) has sought about Rs 5,600 crore from Reliance Communications (RCom) for liberalising 800 Mhz spectrum in 16 circles.
14 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom (DoT) is expected to notify within a week spectrum sharing rules while implementation of trading regulations will take some more time.
10 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Hitting out at Reliance Jio on interconnect issue, Bharti Airtel on Friday asked telecom regulator Trai to find a way to curb the "massive asymmetric traffic" and ensure that receiving networks are not "abused by tsunami of free traffic".
25 Sep 2016
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department released several videos of an African American man by officers, an incident which has sparked major protests in the city.
17 Sep 2016
Mumbai: Notwithstanding his 21.2 million followers on Twitter and countless fan clubs each with an account in the micro-blogging site, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has come in the line of fire in the ongoing telecom war following the entry of Reliance Jio.
08 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Continuing with its letter war against free-voice-call-provider Reliance Jio, the association of telecom operators like Airtel has told Prime Minister's Office that incumbents are "not obliged to entertain interconnect requests" that are "anti-competitive". Telecom operators' body COAI has written to the PMO seeking its intervention on the issue to "restore fair competition".
07 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom may go slow for auction of spectrum next year if operators do not invest in infrastructure to make optimum use of available airwaves and improve quality of services, sources said.
29 Dec 2015
New Delhi: India Post will launch its payment bank by March 2017, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said yesterday. As many as 40 international financial conglomerates, including World Bank and Barclays, have shown interest to partner with Postal Department for the payment bank, Prasad said on the sidelines of an event on Good Governance.