23 Apr 2014
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom may withdraw a penalty of about Rs 1,000 crore on Loop Telecom for allegedly violating 2G spectrum licence norms by discontinuing operations in 21 circles.
21 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Old telecom operators are likely to get some relief in one-time spectrum charges, which are estimated at Rs 23,197 crore at present, as the DoT is re-calculating rates afresh based on February auction price.
17 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Reliance Industries' telecom arm RJio has refused to swap 2G spectrum with Vodafone in Delhi and with Idea Cellular in Kerala saying it is not feasible.
03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom (DoT) will take about two months to allocate 1800 Mhz band spectrum won by companies in the February auction.
29 Mar 2014
New Delhi: A DoT wing has given its go ahead to Bharti Airtel-Qualcomm deal after it found that the multi-stage transaction did not violate the NIA norms, sources said.
23 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom (DoT) has extended the spectrum payment date to March 3 for companies that won radiowaves in the recently concluded auction.
24 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to cancel the bail granted to Unitech Ltd Managing Director Sanjay Chandra, an accused in 2G spectrum case, for allegedly trying to "sabotage the trial".
02 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Sunday refused to interfere with the order of telecom tribunal dismissing the pleas of Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, Loop and Idea for a stay on spectrum auction which is starting from Monday and extension of their licenses by another 10 years.
10 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The government will get a minimum of Rs 16,750 crore in the current fiscal from spectrum auction, which has so far generated bids worth Rs 56,554.92 crore after 42 rounds of bidding so far.
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.