The Department of Telecom (DoT) is understood to have brushed off the possibility of vacating spectrum from the defence forces in the 800 Mhz band before the auction scheduled next month. The development may worsen its spat with the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai), which wants the...Friday, 20 December 2013 - 9:05am
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EGoM backs Telecom Commission's recommendations for higher price for 900 MHz and 1800 MHz; refers 800 MHz back to Trai.Saturday, 23 November 2013 - 8:29am
Sistema Shyam Teleservices (SSTL) is clearly swimming against the tide. In a deviation from the path followed by most Indian vendors and operators, it’s getting ready to introduce a slew of bundled smartphones by the end of December 2013 in the telecom market hitherto dominated by pre-paid...Thursday, 21 November 2013 - 8:09am
The number of Internet users in India touched 205 million in October this year, registering a year on year growth of 40%, according to a new study. The number is expected to touch 213 million by December 2013, says the I-Cube 2013 report which was released by the Internet and Mobile Association...Thursday, 14 November 2013 - 7:23am
Vodafone India on Tuesday reported a 16.5% increase in total revenues at Rs 20,476.3 crore during the six months ended September as against the same period last fiscal, led by price hardening, growth in voice minutes and data revenues. Expressing concern over the current telecom scenario ahead...Wednesday, 13 November 2013 - 9:23am
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