June 17, 2024 00:28 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
After his 'Lord Ram' taunt on BJP creates uproar, RSS leader makes a U-turn | NDA govt formed by mistake, can fall anytime: Congress chief Mallikarjun Kharge's claim | PM Modi returns to India after 'successful completion of G7 Outreach Summit' in Italy | Delhi LG approves prosecution of Arundhati Roy, Sheikh Showkat Hussain in 2010 provocative speech case | BS Yediyurappa, accused of harassing minor, can't be arrested till next hearing: Karnataka HC

TRAI directs telecom companies to use AI detect systems to act against spammers

New Delhi: TRAI has directed all telcos to deploy Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning based UCC_Detect system to detect, identify and act against senders of commercial communication, who are not registered in accordance with regulations.

With new revival package, Govt makes more efforts to pull BSNL out of trouble

New Delhi: The authorised capital of state-run telecom company BSNL has expanded from Rs. 1,50,000 crore to Rs. 2,10,000 crore after the government announced a revival package of Rs 89,047 crore this week.

Airtel enters new partnership with Bridgepointe Technologies under Global Channel Partners Programme

Kolkata/IBNS: Telecom major Bharti Airtel said it has entered a strategic partnership with Bridgepointe Technologies, a tech advisory firm that helps mid-market and enterprise companies bridge the gap between tech investments and business results.

Vi to convert Rs 16,100 cr debt into equity; govt to take 33 pc stake

Mumbai: The Centre has asked the cash-strapped telco Vodafone Idea (Vi) to convert all interest related to payments for spectrum and other dues into equity.

India: Next-gen cellular network 5G to be rolled out soon

New Delhi/IBNS: India has completed its 5G spectrum auction on Aug. 1 and will soon roll out 5G services in the South Asian nation, as per media reports.

5G auction: DoT issues demand notices asking all 4 bidders to pay by Aug 16

New Delhi: The telecommunication department has asked all the four participants of the 5G spectrum auction--Reliance Jio Infocomm, Bharti Airtel, Adani Data Networks, and Vodafone Idea-- to make payments by August 16.

31 companies approved under PLI Scheme for manufacturing of telecom and networking products

New Delhi: A total of 31 companies have been selected under the PLI Scheme for manufacturing of telecom and networking products in India, Minister of State for Communications Devusinh Chauhan said in a written reply to Lok Sabha on Wednesday.

India to overhaul age-old telecom policies to achieve digital dreams

New Delhi/IBNS: India plans to revamp its telecommunication sector, the key to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's digital ambitions, but the century-old policies and bitter legal disputes have hindered the government's attempts to develop the sector.

Vodafone Idea lost 5.7 million customers in Dec, J &K adds maximum wireless subscribers : TRAI Report

New Delhi/IBNS: Vodafone Idea lost 5.7 million customers in December, highest since March 2020, according to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India's (Trai) report.

Relief for Vodafone as Supreme Court orders government to pay Rs 833 cr in tax refund

New Delhi/IBNS: The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Income Tax department to pay Rs 833 crore, as tax return, to Vodafone Idea, against the arguments that the amount be deducted from the AGR (adjusted gross revenue) which the telecom company still owes to the government, a media report said.

Vodafone and Asus announce partnership, to launch ZenFone Max Pro

Mumbai, May 4 (IBNS): Vodafone on Friday announced its partnership with Asus to offer a fully loaded value proposition for customers who purchase the newly launched Asus ZenFone Max Pro (M1) smartphones, an official release stated.

Jio says it hasn't launched any JioCoin App

Mumbai, Jan 31 (IBNS): Telecom giant Reliance Jio said on Wednesday that it has not launched any JioCoin App.

Four different rates of GST taxes, no price push up : Arun Jatiley

New Delhi, May 19 (IBNS) : Union Finance Minister Arun Jatiley on Friday announced the Goods and Services Tax rates to be effective from July 1, while assuring that they will not push up prices.

Waning appetite for credit in power, telecom, mining; steel witnesses uptick: ASSOCHAM

New Delhi, May 15 (IBNS): With appetite disappearing for both lenders and borrowers in highly debt-ridden sectors like power, telecom and mining, the deployment of bank credit to these industries have witnessed a plunge and the trend may continue unless the basic issue of red mark in the balance sheets of banks by way of Non-Performing Asset (NPAs) and the corporate firms in the form of back breaking leverage, is addressed, an ASSOCHAM Paper has said.

Indus Towers launches the second edition of its Sustainability Report

New Delhi, June 21 (IBNS): Building on its philosophy of ‘Putting India First’, Indus Towers, India’s largest telecom tower company, recently launched the second edition of its annual Sustainability Report for FY2014-15.