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Business Standard India
Airtel, Idea raise post-paid data tariffs by 20% in DelhiPost-paid customers of the two operators will now have to pay Rs 300 for 1GB 3G
Airtel, Idea raise post-paid data tariffs by 20% in Delhi
Business Standard India / Posted 9 minutes ago
Post-paid customers of the two operators will now have to pay Rs 300 for 1GB 3G dataPost-paid customers of the two operators will now have to pay Rs 300 for 1GB 3G data After increasing data... Read more
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New Kerala
Government makes high-level appointments The government on Friday carried out a major administrative reshuffle, making
Government makes high-level appointments
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
The government on Friday carried out a major administrative reshuffle, making 16 senior level appointments and placing Sunil Arora as information and broadcasting secretary, Shaktikanta Das as economic... Read more
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Business Standard India
Top 3 telcos corner 91% revenue market share in Q1According to data, the telecom sector's adjusted gross revenues have grown 13.2
Top 3 telcos corner 91% revenue market share in Q1
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
According to data, the telecom sector's adjusted gross revenues have grown 13.2% year-on-year in the June quarterAccording to data, the telecom sector's adjusted gross revenues have grown 13.2%... Read more
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asianage
No end to call dropsPrime Minister Narendra Modi has done well to direct his office to look into th
No end to call drops
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has done well to direct his office to look into the call drops issue and the standoff between cellphone operators and communications minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and regulator Telecom Regulatory Authority of India over... Read more
4d
Business Standard India
Trai may amend ways to measure call drop dataTrai has also written to all the telecom operators to check the various tariff
Trai may amend ways to measure call drop data
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
Trai has also written to all the telecom operators to check the various tariff plans being offered by them and ascertain if any Leaving no stone unturned to resolve the menace of call drops, Telecom... Read more
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New Kerala
Call drops: PM concerned, Prasad asks telcos to ramp up network Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed serious concern over the is
Call drops: PM concerned, Prasad asks telcos to ramp up network
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed serious concern over the issue of "call drops" and asked officials about steps being taken to address the issue while Communications... Read more
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The Hindu
Optimise networks to curb call drops: Prasad to telcosTelecom operators have cited shutting down of mobile towers and radiation fears
Optimise networks to curb call drops: Prasad to telcos
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Telecom operators have cited shutting down of mobile towers and radiation fears, as also lack of spectrum, as the major reasons for call drop To curb the menace of call drops, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today asked mobile operators to... Read more
4d
New Kerala
PM concerned over call drops, seeks speedy resolution Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed serious concern over the is
PM concerned over call drops, seeks speedy resolution
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed serious concern over the issue of "call drops" and asked officials about steps those were being taken to address this problem. Communications... Read more
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Business Standard India
Campaign logic: Playing the 'MNP' cardIdea Cellular puts the common man and his travails at the centre of its new cam
Campaign logic: Playing the 'MNP' card
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Idea Cellular puts the common man and his travails at the centre of its new campaignIdea Cellular puts the common man and his travails at the centre of its new campaignBrand: Idea Cellular Idea Cellular is back... Read more
6d
Business Standard India
No end to call problemsSpectrum sharing guidelines won't solve issuesSpectrum sharing guidelines won't
No end to call problems
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Spectrum sharing guidelines won't solve issuesSpectrum sharing guidelines won't solve issuesThe guidelines for spectrum sharing, cleared by the Union Cabinet some days ago, are unlikely to fix the problem of poor connectivity -... Read more
6d
Business Standard India
Call drops: TRAI to probe tariff plans, issue draft paperMove follows a direction from DoT to TRAI to suggest a disincentive mechanism f
Call drops: TRAI to probe tariff plans, issue draft paper
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Move follows a direction from DoT to TRAI to suggest a disincentive mechanism for call dropsTo check the call drops menace, TRAI is examining whether mobile operators are minting money by... Read more
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Calcutta News
TRAI told to check tariff plans to assess possible misuse of call drops THe Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has reportedly been asked to
TRAI told to check tariff plans to assess possible misuse of call drops
Calcutta News / Posted 10 days ago
THe Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has reportedly been asked to examine the tariff plans of mobile companies to check whether they are making undue gains from call... Read more
10d
New Kerala
TRAI told to check tariff plans to assess possible misuse of call drops THe Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has reportedly been asked to
TRAI told to check tariff plans to assess possible misuse of call drops
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
THe Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has reportedly been asked to examine the tariff plans of mobile companies to check whether they are making undue gains from call... Read more
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Business Standard India
Over 57,000 people make suggestions on full net neutralityOn mygov.in, it’s 57,440 so far, and counting. This is the number of comments f
Over 57,000 people make suggestions on full net neutrality
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
On mygov.in, it’s 57,440 so far, and counting. This is the number of comments from people over the issue of net neutrality on the government site. For the past two days, the site has seen a massive surge in public response on the telecom department... Read more
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Business Standard India
DoT asks telcos to file weekly update on call dropsThere have been a surge in incidents where mobile users are either unable to co
DoT asks telcos to file weekly update on call drops
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
There have been a surge in incidents where mobile users are either unable to complete their calls or voice from only one side gets throughThere have been a surge in incidents where mobile users are... Read more
14d
The Hindu
What constitutes Net Neutrality?In Net Neutrality, differentiation is fine, discrimination is not. You can diff
What constitutes Net Neutrality?
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
In Net Neutrality, differentiation is fine, discrimination is not. You can differentiate based on what kind of content it is, but if you discriminate based on who the content is for that is not fine. Amid the ongoing debate over net neutrality,... Read more
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New Kerala
Date extended for net neutrality comments Stakeholders awaiting the government's guidelines on net neutrality may have
Date extended for net neutrality comments
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Stakeholders awaiting the government's guidelines on net neutrality may have to wait longer as some more time has now been given to the people and institutions to give their opinion on the recommendations of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trai to decide on penalty for call drops: Ravi Shankar PrasadThe department of telecommunications (DoT) has asked the Telecom Regulatory Aut
Trai to decide on penalty for call drops: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
The department of telecommunications (DoT) has asked the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to design a framework that will look at arresting call drops and decide whether erring operators need to be penalised. In an interview with Business... Read more
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Business Standard India
Will Foxconn deliver on its 'Make in India' promise?Analysts say it is a case of over-promise and under-deliveryAnalysts say it is
Will Foxconn deliver on its 'Make in India' promise?
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
Analysts say it is a case of over-promise and under-deliveryAnalysts say it is a case of over-promise and under-delivery It was Vietnam in 2007, Brazil in 2009, Indonesia in 2012, and now, India.... Read more
16d
Business Standard India
DoT to approach Trai for action on call dropsThe department of telecommunications (DoT) will soon approach the Telecom Regul
DoT to approach Trai for action on call drops
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
The department of telecommunications (DoT) will soon approach the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) for action on the issue of call drops. The special audit report by a cell under DoT to assess coverage and service quality of mobile phone... Read more
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16d
New Kerala
'Spectrum sharing norms are no game-changers' (News Analysis) Although spectrum sharing norms approved by the government may help in reduci
'Spectrum sharing norms are no game-changers' (News Analysis)
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Although spectrum sharing norms approved by the government may help in reducing the menace of call drops in India, the levy of additional usage charge and disallowing trading of airwaves... Read more
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17d
Business Standard India
Govt clears spectrum sharing by telcosMove could address the problem of call drops to some extentMove could address t
Govt clears spectrum sharing by telcos
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
Move could address the problem of call drops to some extentMove could address the problem of call drops to some extent In a significant move that could address the problem of call drops, the government on... Read more
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17d
Calcutta News
Cabinet approves guidelines on spectrum sharing Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday gave its a
Cabinet approves guidelines on spectrum sharing
Calcutta News / Posted 17 days ago
Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday gave its approval to the guidelines on spectrum sharing which were recommended by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India... Read more
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17d
New Kerala
Cabinet approves guidelines on spectrum sharing Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday gave its a
Cabinet approves guidelines on spectrum sharing
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday gave its approval to the guidelines on spectrum sharing which were recommended by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India... Read more
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17d
New Kerala
Cabinet approves spectrum sharing guidelines India on Wednesday approved the much-awaited spectrum sharing guidelines, whi
Cabinet approves spectrum sharing guidelines
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
India on Wednesday approved the much-awaited spectrum sharing guidelines, which are expected to address the issue of mobile phone call drops and the quality of services as also optimise the use of radio... Read more
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17d
New Kerala
Telephone subscription up 2.63 percent in 2015's first quarter The number of telephone subscribers in India increased from 970.97 million at
Telephone subscription up 2.63 percent in 2015's first quarter
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
The number of telephone subscribers in India increased from 970.97 million at the end of December 2014 to 996.49 million at the end of March 2015, registering a growth of 2.63 percent... Read more
19d
Business Standard India
New Trai chief's clear signal on call dropsThe process for recommendations on net neutrality, digitisation in the broadcas
New Trai chief's clear signal on call drops
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
The process for recommendations on net neutrality, digitisation in the broadcasting sector, and fixing of spectrum price would also be expeditedThe process for recommendations on net neutrality, digitisation... Read more
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New Kerala
Call drops, net neutrality focus areas for new TRAI chief Resolving call drops issue, expediting work on net neutrality and spectrum pr
Call drops, net neutrality focus areas for new TRAI chief
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Resolving call drops issue, expediting work on net neutrality and spectrum pricing are the few key issues that the Indian telecom regulator's new chairman R.S. Sharma will be focusing... Read more
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Calcutta News
TRAI directs telecom companies to inform subscribers of data usage stages The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has asked the telecom compan
TRAI directs telecom companies to inform subscribers of data usage stages
Calcutta News / Posted 20 days ago
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has asked the telecom companies to keep the subscribers informed of all-important stages of data usage on their mobile... Read more
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20d
New Kerala
TRAI directs telecom companies to inform subscribers of data usage stages The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has asked the telecom compan
TRAI directs telecom companies to inform subscribers of data usage stages
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has asked the telecom companies to keep the subscribers informed of all-important stages of data usage on their mobile... Read more
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Business Standard India
Telcos initiate steps to curb call drops; submit report to DoTHave given details about network optimisation, addition of new sites in problem
Telcos initiate steps to curb call drops; submit report to DoT
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
Have given details about network optimisation, addition of new sites in problem areas, conduction of drive tests, among othersTo curb the menace of call drops, telecom operators have... Read more
21d
asianage
Stealth attack on RBI?Did the finance ministry try to get the drop on Reserve Bank of India governor
Stealth attack on RBI?
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
Did the finance ministry try to get the drop on Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan? Dr Rajan, of course, denies there is an attempt by the finance ministry to curtail his powers or that he even wants a veto, but murmurs have only grown... Read more
21d
Business Standard India
UPA govt did not manipulate people: Kapil SibalInterview with former Telecom MinisterInterview with former Telecom Minister Fo
UPA govt did not manipulate people: Kapil Sibal
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
Interview with former Telecom MinisterInterview with former Telecom Minister Former telecom minister Kapil Sibal tells Aditi Phadnis the UPA government made mistakes but never undermined... Read more
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New Kerala
Operators have to intimate customers about data usage: TRAI India's telecom regulator TRAI on Friday made it mandatory for telecom operat
Operators have to intimate customers about data usage: TRAI
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
India's telecom regulator TRAI on Friday made it mandatory for telecom operators to issue notices in form of USSD or SMS about data usage to its customers at regular intervals. Mobile... Read more
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Business Standard India
Now get mobile data deactivated by a call or SMS to 1925The directive from TRAI follows complaints from customers that mobile operators
Now get mobile data deactivated by a call or SMS to 1925
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
The directive from TRAI follows complaints from customers that mobile operators were keeping the process of deactivation very complexMobile subscribers will be able to activate or deactivate... Read more
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New Kerala
Policy paralysis continues in telecom department: TRAI ex-chief Hitting out at the government for not doing enough to move the country's tele
Policy paralysis continues in telecom department: TRAI ex-chief
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
Hitting out at the government for not doing enough to move the country's telecom sector ahead, Indian telecom sector regulator's former chairman Rahul Khullar, on Thursday said policy... Read more
25d
New Kerala
Telecom ministry: Wrong claims, bad maths (Special to ) We emailed our findings to the ministry last week, requesting c
Telecom ministry: Wrong claims, bad maths
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
(Special to ) We emailed our findings to the ministry last week, requesting comment. There was no response. 1. Tele-density: 4.2 percent growth fastest ever. Compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of national... Read more
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Business Standard India
Battle against call drops: Bharti CEO writes to crowdsource cell sitesTo combat the problem of ad hoc closure of cellphone sites, Bharti Airtel's man
Battle against call drops: Bharti CEO writes to crowdsource cell sites
Business Standard India / Posted 30 days ago
To combat the problem of ad hoc closure of cellphone sites, Bharti Airtel's managing director and chief executive Gopal Vittal has reached out to customers to help identify locations where it can set up towers. In a letter to customers, Vittal... Read more

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