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Bharat Net project will be completed by March 2019: Telecom Minister Sinha

The project is aimed at facilitating delivery of e-governance, e-health, e-education, e-banking and other services.

15 Oct 2018 3:33 PM

Idea-Vodafone merger approved only some formalities pending, says Sinha

"They met me and thanked that we have done it very quickly," Sinha said.

11 Jul 2018 3:59 PM

MTNL investing Rs 190 crore to upgrade services, says Manoj Sinha

The department of telecom is seriously considering to allot 4G spectrum to state-run Mahanagar Telephone Nigam.

20 May 2018 2:21 PM

No proposal to merge BSNL and MTNL, says Manoj Sinha

The publicly-listed MTNL serves the national capital and financial capital alone.

18 May 2018 6:59 PM

Centre to ensure quality mobile network services, says Manoj Sinha

Government will ensure that quality service is given to the consumers.

17 May 2018 8:38 PM


MTNL revival plan on, DoT panel meeting regularly: CMD

It ruled out any talks on closure of the company at this point.

24 Apr 2018 3:37 PM

Average phone call rate falls to 19 paise, data tariff to Rs 19

The average outgo for voice and data services in India have shown continuous downward trend.

04 Apr 2018 6:36 PM

Aiming to reduce call drop rate by another 8 per cent by Dec: Telecom Minister

Sinha also said that telecom operators are facing resistance from people in installing mobile towers specially in Delhi and Mumbai.

01 Sep 2017 5:54 PM

Mobile towers of Airtel, Vodafone found violating radiation norms

Towers of Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, BSNL, Reliance Jio, MTNL were found to be non-compliant with radiation norms.

09 Aug 2017 7:26 PM

Telecom consolidation augurs well for tower business: Bharti Infra

The company said consolidations like Voda-Idea merger will lead to short term and one-time rationalisation in tenancies.

29 Jun 2017 5:01 PM


Govt, TRAI discuss Rs 4.6 lakh cr debt ailing telcos

Incumbent operators allege newcomer Reliance Jio has put severe pressure on their revenues.

24 Jun 2017 9:57 AM