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Business Standard India
As incumbents claim predatory pricing by Jio, Trai to meet them on FridayThe operators had written to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) that
As incumbents claim predatory pricing by Jio, Trai to meet them on Friday
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
The operators had written to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) that Jio's voice tariffs are in violation of Trai's 30th amendment to TTO order. The amendment was made in 2004 which states that tariffs should be non-predatory,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Reliance Jio denies Bharti Airtel's claim of providing enough interconnect pointseffort, but Jio retorted that there is no call failure between Jio connections.
Reliance Jio denies Bharti Airtel's claim of providing enough interconnect points
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
effort, but Jio retorted that there is no call failure between Jio connections. Tuesday's exchange comes even as the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India is scheduled to meet the incumbent operators on Friday over interconnection... Read more
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New Kerala
Jio denies Airtel's claim of providing enough interconnect points - newkerala.com #124639Tuesday's exchange comes even as the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India is s
Jio denies Airtel's claim of providing enough interconnect points - newkerala.com #124639
New Kerala / Posted 5 hours ago
Tuesday's exchange comes even as the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India is scheduled to meet the incumbent operators on Friday over interconnection issue. "Post our bilateral meeting on September 13 to premeditate on the matter of augmentation of... Read more
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The Economic Times
As telecom operators spar, Trai calls meeting on Fridayhave written letter to us that Reliance Jio is violating some particular order.
As telecom operators spar, Trai calls meeting on Friday
The Economic Times / Posted 7 hours ago
have written letter to us that Reliance Jio is violating some particular order. They have sought a meeting over that," Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Chairman RS Sharma said here on Tuesday. Sharma said that the telecom companies... Read more
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The Economic Times
Six macro triggers that market may watch todaymuch as 80-90% of calls made between the networks of newcomer Reliance Jio Info
Six macro triggers that market may watch today
The Economic Times / Posted 17 hours ago
much as 80-90% of calls made between the networks of newcomer Reliance Jio Infocomm and other telecom companies fail, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India said, even as it threatened to take action over this "unacceptable" level of call... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jio tussle: Trai comes down hard on telcosare mounting because of the tussle between Reliance Jio and incumbent operators
Jio tussle: Trai comes down hard on telcos
Business Standard India / Posted 23 hours ago
are mounting because of the tussle between Reliance Jio and incumbent operators over points of interconnect (PoIs), the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has decided to issue show cause notices to errant telcos for failing to meet... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trai to issue show cause notices to incumbentsare mounting because of the tussle between Reliance Jio and incumbent operators
Trai to issue show cause notices to incumbents
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
are mounting because of the tussle between Reliance Jio and incumbent operators over points of interconnect (PoIs), the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has decided to issue show cause notices to errant telcos for failing to meet... Read more
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Business Standard India
PoIs: Trai to issue show cause notices to erring telcossince there is not much improvement, the regulator has now decided to issue sho
PoIs: Trai to issue show cause notices to erring telcos
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
since there is not much improvement, the regulator has now decided to issue show cause notices to the erring telcos. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) Chairman R S Sharma told Business Standard, “The Authority has decided to issue... Read more
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The Economic Times
Jio to COAI: Reform yourself; COAI calls it a backdoor entrantstrength of 10, Jio said. Jio's letter has been copied to Telecom Minister Man
Jio to COAI: Reform yourself; COAI calls it a backdoor entrant
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
strength of 10, Jio said. Jio's letter has been copied to Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha, Telecom Secretary JS Deepak, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Chairman RS Sharma and COAI's core member operators. Jio said COAI's regulations are... Read more
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The Economic Times
Jio to COAI: Reform Yourself; COAI Snaps: Backdoor Entrantstrength of 10, Jio said. Jio's letter has been copied to Telecom Minister Man
Jio to COAI: Reform Yourself; COAI Snaps: Backdoor Entrant
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
strength of 10, Jio said. Jio's letter has been copied to Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha, Telecom Secretary JS Deepak, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Chairman RS Sharma and COAI's core member operators. Jio said COAI's regulations are... Read more
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The Hindu
Delete or share, High Court tells WhatsApp userssame terms of services (which were in place at the time of its launch in 2010).
Delete or share, High Court tells WhatsApp users
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
same terms of services (which were in place at the time of its launch in 2010).” It, however, directed the Centre and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India to “consider issues regarding functions of Internet Messaging Applications like... Read more
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dna
HC orders WhatsApp to remove users' data collected till September 25to be deleted. It cannot be shared with Facebook," he added. The high court had
HC orders WhatsApp to remove users' data collected till September 25
dna / Posted 3 days ago
to be deleted. It cannot be shared with Facebook," he added. The high court had also asked the federal government and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to take decision regarding putting regulation on such messaging platforms. As... Read more
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dna
Delhi High Court allows WhatsApp to enforce new privacy policy, asks service to delete user data till Sept 25extended to those who had deleted their accounts and prohibited WhatsApp from u
Delhi High Court allows WhatsApp to enforce new privacy policy, asks service to delete user data till Sept 25
dna / Posted 3 days ago
extended to those who had deleted their accounts and prohibited WhatsApp from using this data for its commercial purpose. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), the telecom regulatory body, was also asked to determine if an instant... Read more
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The Indian Express
Delete user data until Sept 25 when you change privacy policy: Delhi HC to WhatsAppframework for Internet based Messaging services such as WhatsApp, the Delhi Hig
Delete user data until Sept 25 when you change privacy policy: Delhi HC to WhatsApp
The Indian Express / Posted 3 days ago
framework for Internet based Messaging services such as WhatsApp, the Delhi High court directed the Central government and Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to “consider the issues regarding functioning if internet messaging applications... Read more
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Business Standard India
Delhi HC upholds WhatsApp's data-sharing policy, with ridersinformation of users with parent company Facebook Inc (and affiliate entities).
Delhi HC upholds WhatsApp's data-sharing policy, with riders
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
information of users with parent company Facebook Inc (and affiliate entities). The court also asked the Centre and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to consider if such over-the-top (OTT) services could be brought under a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Delhi HC orders WhatsApp to scrub off user data once the app is uninstalledfrom their devices in a decision that could strengthen calls for user privacy.
Delhi HC orders WhatsApp to scrub off user data once the app is uninstalled
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
from their devices in a decision that could strengthen calls for user privacy. The court also asked the government and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to decide whether such messaging platforms should be regulated, adding another... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai again extends deadline for comments on inter-network call termination charges paperstakeholder comments and counter-comments on its discussion paper on reviewing
Trai again extends deadline for comments on inter-network call termination charges paper
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
stakeholder comments and counter-comments on its discussion paper on reviewing inter-network call termination charges. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has now sought comments on the consultation paper by October 17 and... Read more
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The Telegraph
HC lays down rules for WhatsApp plan to share data with FacebookUnder the earlier privacy policy, there was complete protection of user privacy
HC lays down rules for WhatsApp plan to share data with Facebook
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Under the earlier privacy policy, there was complete protection of user privacy. The court directed the government and Telecom Regulatory Authority of India to see if the functioning of internet-based messaging applications can be brought under... Read more
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Business Standard India
Delhi HC upholds WhatsApp's data sharing policy, but with a few riderssurreptitious and deceptive manner. The aggrieved users had also sought for di
Delhi HC upholds WhatsApp's data sharing policy, but with a few riders
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
surreptitious and deceptive manner. The aggrieved users had also sought for directions to be issued to the centre and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to frame rules under the Information Technology Act 2000 to regulate such... Read more
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Business Standard India
Don't share with FB info of users who stop using WhatsApp: Delhi HCthe following directions to protect interest of users of WhatsApp," the bench s
Don't share with FB info of users who stop using WhatsApp: Delhi HC
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
the following directions to protect interest of users of WhatsApp," the bench said. The court directed the government and Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to "consider the issues regarding the functioning of the internet message... Read more
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The Economic Times
Don't share with FB info of users who stop using WhatsApp: HCthe following directions to protect interest of users of WhatsApp," the bench s
Don't share with FB info of users who stop using WhatsApp: HC
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
the following directions to protect interest of users of WhatsApp," the bench said. The court directed the government and Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to "consider the issues regarding the functioning of the internet message... Read more
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New Kerala
Union Cabinet extends Rs 1,250 crore subsidy to BSNL - newkerala.com #121940A total of Rs 8,692 crore has been extended as USOF subsidy support till date,
Union Cabinet extends Rs 1,250 crore subsidy to BSNL - newkerala.com #121940
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
A total of Rs 8,692 crore has been extended as USOF subsidy support till date, for these rural wire-line connections. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) in its report on May 14, 2012, had recommended Rs 15,000 crore as subsidy... Read more
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dna
Trai again dragged into RJio, incumbents' disputeof anonymity, accused the telecom watchdog of not taking a stand on various iss
Trai again dragged into RJio, incumbents' dispute
dna / Posted 6 days ago
of anonymity, accused the telecom watchdog of not taking a stand on various issues or giving clear directions to them. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India chairman R S Sharma countered the allegation saying that PoI, which helps a caller to... Read more
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The Economic Times
We will increase revenue market share, says Sunil Mittalthis means going below the minimum 14 paise per minute that a telco pays for in
We will increase revenue market share, says Sunil Mittal
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
this means going below the minimum 14 paise per minute that a telco pays for interconnection. "We will be looking at Trai (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) to rule on this particular aspect as per their own tariff order," he said, adding that... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rivals still denying connecting points: Reliance Jioin a statement late Tuesday. "The continued denial of requisite PoI's is in cl
Rivals still denying connecting points: Reliance Jio
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
in a statement late Tuesday. "The continued denial of requisite PoI's is in clear violation of the license conditions and Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) regulations on quality of service by the incumbent operators," it added. Jio,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai extends feedback deadline on network quality paperKOLKATA: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has for a second time extend
Trai extends feedback deadline on network quality paper
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
KOLKATA: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has for a second time extended the deadlines for stakeholder comments and counter-comments on its discussion paper on reviewing quality of network-related services, which recently revived the debate... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai to take action for call failures on Reliance Jio networkNEW DELHI: Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) chairman R S Sharma sai
Trai to take action for call failures on Reliance Jio network
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
NEW DELHI: Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) chairman R S Sharma said on Monday that the regulator will take swift action for call failures on the network of Reliance Jio as breach of quality of services to consumers is taken "very... Read more
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asianage
Trai seeks details from telcos on congestion levelsdecided to seek information from all telecom service providers (TSPs) as to wha
Trai seeks details from telcos on congestion levels
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
decided to seek information from all telecom service providers (TSPs) as to what is the level of congestion on their PoIs," Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Chairman R S Sharma told reporters here on the sidelines of an event organised by the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Telcos shouldn’t oppose ombudsman for consumer disputes, say Trai officialsNEW DELHI: Some officials at the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) a
Telcos shouldn’t oppose ombudsman for consumer disputes, say Trai officials
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
NEW DELHI: Some officials at the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) are surprised at the resistance of telcos in setting up of an independent ombudsman for consumer redressal, saying that in the present system, there was a conflict of... Read more
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Business Standard India
COAI seek IUC paper deadline extension by 2 months from TraiAssociation of India, which had criticised the regulator's move to review the i
COAI seek IUC paper deadline extension by 2 months from Trai
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
Association of India, which had criticised the regulator's move to review the inter-connection usage charge, has urged the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to extend deadline for submission of comments on the contentious consultation... Read more
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The Economic Times
Telecom operators warn against over regulating cloudregulatory approach will likely inhibit growth," it said in response to a consu
Telecom operators warn against over regulating cloud
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
regulatory approach will likely inhibit growth," it said in response to a consultation paper issued by sector regulator Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, or Trai. As many as 37 stakeholders responded to the Trai paper and recommended a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Reliance Jio blaming others to hide network issues, says Airtelaugmented at regular and quick intervals.” Last week, Airtel released 2,000 Po
Reliance Jio blaming others to hide network issues, says Airtel
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
augmented at regular and quick intervals.” Last week, Airtel released 2,000 PoIs to Jio, following a meeting called by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India to resolve the impasse over interconnection. Idea and Vodafone also augmented... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trai to initiate consultation on IoT, M2M communication soonon IoT, M2M communication soonGartner estimates that IoT will support total ser
Trai to initiate consultation on IoT, M2M communication soon
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
on IoT, M2M communication soonGartner estimates that IoT will support total services spending of $235 billion in 2016 Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) will soon initiate a consultation process for formulating a framework to govern... Read more
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The Hindu
Telcos violating portability norms, says Jioallow porting of their subscribers to the Jio network, disregarding licensing n
Telcos violating portability norms, says Jio
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
allow porting of their subscribers to the Jio network, disregarding licensing norms, and has sought the intervention of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. “In spite of being under legal and contractual obligation to port the numbers after a... Read more
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The Hindu
Telcos violating portability normsallow porting of their subscribers to the Jio network, disregarding licensing n
Telcos violating portability norms
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
allow porting of their subscribers to the Jio network, disregarding licensing norms, and has sought the intervention of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. “In spite of being under legal and contractual obligation to port the numbers after a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Vodafone to release more ports; RJio says not enoughthe existing players of not releasing sufficient inter-connection ports which i
Vodafone to release more ports; RJio says not enough
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
the existing players of not releasing sufficient inter-connection ports which it feels is leading to call drops. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has indicated that it will take strong action against telecom operators found... Read more
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New Kerala
Vodafone offers to triple interconnect points, Jio says inadequate - newkerala.com #119322and legitimate requirements and will continue to do so," a company statement he
Vodafone offers to triple interconnect points, Jio says inadequate - newkerala.com #119322
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
and legitimate requirements and will continue to do so," a company statement here said. "Following guidance from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) and clarifications from Jio regarding its commercial launch, Vodafone India has... Read more
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New Kerala
Reliance Jio now says operators violating portability norms - newkerala.com #119316dominant operators have rejected all the requests made for porting between Sep
Reliance Jio now says operators violating portability norms - newkerala.com #119316
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
dominant operators have rejected all the requests made for porting between Sep 5 to Sep 12," said the letter to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). The letter said against 201 total requests made to the three operators -- to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Jio seeks action against Big 3 telcos for violating MNP rulesNEW DELHI: Reliance Jio Infocomm (RJIL) has urged the Telecom Regulatory Author
Jio seeks action against Big 3 telcos for violating MNP rules
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
NEW DELHI: Reliance Jio Infocomm (RJIL) has urged the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to levy financial disincentives on Bharti, Vodafone and Idea Cellular for rejecting all mobile number portability (MNP) requests made to port out to... Read more
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New Kerala
Reliance Jio now says operators violating portability norms - newkerala.com #119237dominant operators have rejected all the requests made for porting between Sep
Reliance Jio now says operators violating portability norms - newkerala.com #119237
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
dominant operators have rejected all the requests made for porting between Sep 5 to Sep 12," said the letter to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). The letter said against 201 total requests made to the three operators -- to... Read more
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The Hindu
Vodafone proposes to triple its network connectivity with Jiois hopeful that all issues it has raised with Trai and Jio will be duly conside
Vodafone proposes to triple its network connectivity with Jio
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
is hopeful that all issues it has raised with Trai and Jio will be duly considered and resolved at the earliest.” The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has indicated that it will take strong action against telecom operators found... Read more
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New Kerala
Vodafone India to triple its points of interconnect with Jio - newkerala.com #119200and legitimate requirements and will continue to do so," a company statement he
Vodafone India to triple its points of interconnect with Jio - newkerala.com #119200
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
and legitimate requirements and will continue to do so," a company statement here said. "Following guidance from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) and clarifications from Jio regarding its commercial launch, Vodafone India has... Read more
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The Economic Times
Telecom companies oppose Trai plan to set up ombudsman to resolve consumer disputesresolve consumer disputes, saying that the mechanism that already exists to add
Telecom companies oppose Trai plan to set up ombudsman to resolve consumer disputes
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
resolve consumer disputes, saying that the mechanism that already exists to address complaints is adequate. Besides, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) by itself doesn't have the powers to set up an ombudsman, telecom industry... Read more
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Business Standard India
Won't share user texts with FB: WhatsApphas sought for directions to be issued to the Centre to protect the privacy of
Won't share user texts with FB: WhatsApp
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
has sought for directions to be issued to the Centre to protect the privacy of individuals using such services and for the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India to frame the necessary rules under the Information Technology Act, 2000, for this... Read more
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Business Standard India
Won't share user texts with Facebook: WhatsApp to Delhi High Courthas sought for directions to be issued to the Centre to protect the privacy of
Won't share user texts with Facebook: WhatsApp to Delhi High Court
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
has sought for directions to be issued to the Centre to protect the privacy of individuals using such services and for the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India to frame the necessary rules under the Information Technology Act, 2000, for this... Read more
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The Economic Times
Vodafone plans to invest $3 billion into India operationsGroup, had 199. 4 million mobile subscribers as of June 30, equivalent to a 19
Vodafone plans to invest $3 billion into India operations
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
Group, had 199. 4 million mobile subscribers as of June 30, equivalent to a 19.3% share of the market, according to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. Vodafone is in a dispute over a tax demand of over Rs 14,000 crore, including... Read more
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New Kerala
Airtel assures better interconnection, Jio welcomes move - newkerala.com #118378the quality of Jio service. "However, no action was taken for the last several
Airtel assures better interconnection, Jio welcomes move - newkerala.com #118378
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
the quality of Jio service. "However, no action was taken for the last several weeks, resulting in non-compliance of TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) regulation on the quality of service which mandates that POI congestion should not... Read more
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Business Standard India
Top three telcos have 61% market sharehad a market share of 58.9 per cent as of June 2015, ratings agency ICRA said t
Top three telcos have 61% market share
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
had a market share of 58.9 per cent as of June 2015, ratings agency ICRA said today quoting telecom subscription data from Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai). In June 2016, the wireless subscriber base increased to 1,035.12 million from... Read more
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Mashable
This carrier is giving everyone free internet for 3 months and users are complainingfailures when they are trying to talk to their friends who are with other carri
This carrier is giving everyone free internet for 3 months and users are complaining
Mashable / Posted 14 days ago
failures when they are trying to talk to their friends who are with other carriers. Reliance has taken the issue to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, the government body which oversees matters related to telecom services, but the matter... Read more
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The Economic Times
Telecom truce! Bharti Airtel agrees to take Jio's voice call, says will provide additional POIsin line with its subscriber base/voice traffic growth estimates, a person aware
Telecom truce! Bharti Airtel agrees to take Jio's voice call, says will provide additional POIs
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
in line with its subscriber base/voice traffic growth estimates, a person aware of the matter told ET. Last Friday, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) had asked Jio and the three GSM biggies to resolve the interconnect matter among... Read more
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