The most prominent decision taken by the Cabinet is a moratorium on the spectrum and AGR payments up to four years from October 2021
17 Sep 2021 3:15 AM
Telecom operators approached sector regulator TRAI seeking time till April 20 to submit data on recharge pattern of prepaid users
17 Apr 2020 3:44 PM
A three-judge bench, headed by Justice Arun Mishra, upheld the definition of adjusted gross revenue formulated by the Department of Telecom.
24 Oct 2019 2:24 PM
Overall debt for the sector will come down to Rs 4.3 trillion in end FY20 from Rs 4.75 trillion expected in March 2019, report said.
26 Mar 2019 1:20 PM
The government's revenue from licence fee declined 18.12 per cent to Rs 10,670.6 crore in 2017-18
05 Jan 2019 12:23 PM
During the March quarter, Rs 3 lakh penalty was imposed on BSNL, Rs 10.5 lakh on Idea, Rs 22.5 lakh on Tata and Rs 6 lakh on Telenor.
04 Jan 2019 5:10 PM
The telecom secretary said that most of the issues were expected to be resolved in a year.
31 Oct 2018 11:12 AM
Supreme Court declared constitutional the government's extraordinary attempt to give every resident a biometric ID.
06 Oct 2018 2:35 PM
Private companies like telecom operators will not be able to use this instantaneous and inexpensive Aadhaar eKYC route.
01 Oct 2018 2:52 PM
Also, 24 out of 50 companies reported losses before tax during 2016-17
28 Mar 2018 5:59 PM
RJio low-cost data services has disrupted market and revenue of incumbent players has fallen.
29 Jan 2018 4:30 PM
As per the data, India's private telecom service providers have a total of 975.40 million subscribers.
05 Jan 2018 9:42 AM
The Telecom Commission also cleared path for formulating a draft of new National Telecom Policy by according its approval.
30 Sep 2017 6:53 AM
The next meeting of the Telecom Commission is on September 8.
30 Aug 2017 1:13 PM
Out of 11 telecom operators only five top mobile players were able to add new customers.
14 Aug 2017 6:32 PM
Trai's app allows users to flag pesky calls and unsolicited messages directly to the regulator.
09 Aug 2017 10:09 AM
The high-level group will hold its next meeting on August 14 and August 16.
09 Aug 2017 9:47 AM
Jio's entry has wrecked financials of all the telcos as they are forced to lower prices on offerings.
01 Aug 2017 7:17 PM
Inter-ministerial group is still exchanging ideas and the date of next meeting is yet to be finalised.
25 Jul 2017 10:24 AM
Some quixotic aberrations have popped up already like guns attracting lesser tax than hybrid automobiles.
21 May 2017 12:08 AM