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Mobile phones, recharges to get costlier under GST

GST Council has fixed 18 per cent tax for telecom services, 12 per cent for mobile phone manufacturing.

20 May 2017 11:59 AM

Idea Cellular commences 4G services in Guwahati

Idea now offers this service in nine towns including Guwahati, Bongaigaon, Nagaon, Tezpur, Jorhat and Lumding.

04 May 2017 7:49 PM

Delhi HC rejects RBI's intervention plea in Tata-Docomo case

However, HC has taken on record terms of consent of settlement between NTT Docomo and Tata Sons.

28 Apr 2017 3:21 PM

Airtel extends free extra 10GB data for post-paid users

New offers from Bharti Airtel come days after Reliance Jio launched Dhan Dhana Dhan for Rs 309.

15 Apr 2017 1:13 PM

Airtel's Rs 244 plan to counter Jio's Dhan Dhana Dhan

Unlimited local and STD calls, 1GB 4G data everyday for 70 days are latest Airtel offerings.

14 Apr 2017 3:10 PM


Jio's Dhan Dhana Dhan violates TRAI ruling: Airtel

Airtel says offer violates spirit of TRAI directive and continues with a similar plan with new name.

12 Apr 2017 2:34 PM

BSNL announces its new Rs 249 offer

BSNL has announced an all-new Rs 249 broadband plan.

11 Apr 2017 3:11 PM

Telcos' consumer services revenue dips 10.5 pc: TRAI

Revenue of sector from same set of services stood at Rs 41,681 crore in July-Sept last year.

08 Apr 2017 2:54 PM

'TRAI did not use powers to stop Jio Summer Surprise'

Experts say instead of issuing tough binding order, TRAI just released an 'advisory' against three months free plan.

08 Apr 2017 11:11 AM

Jio Happy New Year Offer extended, again?

It appears like Reliance Jio Prime Subscription deadline might be extended by a month.

26 Mar 2017 3:02 PM


Telecom giant is born

The tariff wars triggered by the third-largest player, Reliance, will go on longer.

21 Mar 2017 2:23 AM

Idea to sell 2G, 3G, 4G mobile data at same price

4G mobile data service of Idea is significantly cheaper than 2G service due to advent of Reliance Jio.

17 Mar 2017 5:09 PM

Reliance Jio's new offer: 1G 4G data at Rs 49

The Reliance Communications plans under the new 'Joy of Holi' offer come with a 28-day validity.

12 Mar 2017 10:00 AM

Tata Sons, DoCoMo to settle $1.17 bn legal dispute

Two companies have been locked in legal tussle over Japanese firm's move to exit a telecom JV in India.

28 Feb 2017 11:18 AM

Telecoms roll out measure for privacy

Customers need to send a SMS to a specific number and they will get a code.

27 Feb 2017 6:15 AM


Banks need faster telecom services: SBI chief

She says biggest problem banks faced during noteban drive was insufficient quantum of spectrum.

22 Feb 2017 11:41 AM

Reliance Jio numbers may now start with '6'

The Department of Telecom (DoT) has given Reliance Jio the permission to offer mobile numbers starting with ‘6’

13 Feb 2017 5:55 PM

Kumar Mangalam Birla to head Idea-Vodafone entity?

Joint telco to have 12 directors, 3 each from Idea and Vodafone and six independent directors, according to Mint.

09 Feb 2017 1:00 PM

Airtel to simplify shareholding structure in foreign arms

Country's largest telecom player says step aimed to simplify structure and bring in synergies between companies.

08 Feb 2017 1:09 PM

Centre to apprise SC about steps to scrutinise cellphone users

The CJI said that the possibility of fraud by ‘unverified” subscribers was real.

24 Jan 2017 12:56 AM