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SK Telecom, Samsung develop advanced 5G Cloud system

Seoul, Nov 22 | Mobile carrier SK Telecom said on Sunday it has developed a next-generation cloud native core network system with Samsung Electronics...

Amazon partners SK Telecom to boost e-commerce biz in S Korea

Seoul, Nov 16 | South Korean mobile carrier SK Telecom and Amazon said on Monday they are partnering to allow people to have easier...

Cabinet okays PLI scheme for 10 sectors, including auto, telecom (Ld)

New Delhi, Nov 11 | To give an impetus to the manufacturing sector, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a...

Cabinet okays PLI scheme for 10 sectors including auto, telecom

New Delhi, Nov 11 | To give an impetus to manufacturing sector, the Centre on Wednesday announced production linked incentive scheme for 10 sectors.The...

S Korean carrier SK Telecom joins Uber in mobility biz spinoff

Seoul, Oct 16 | South Korea's largest mobile carrier SK Telecom said on Friday it will spin off its mobility platform business into a...

IT, telecom stocks drag Sensex 560 points down (Ld)

Mumbai, Oct 15 | Indian stock market plunged on Thursday due to heavy selling pressure on IT and telecom stocks.The BSE Sensex was trading...

Value buying lifts stock markets, telecom shares rise (Lead)

Mumbai, Sep 25 | A day after witnessing a massive downslide, the Indian equity markets traded in the green during Friday's post-noon session.Accordingly, value...

Airtel, STL tie up for fibre digital network in 10 telecom...

New Delhi, Sep 15 | Digital networks integrator STL on Tuesday announced a partnership with Bharti Airtel to build an optical fibre network for...

Goa telecom policy bats for instant approval for mobile towers

Panaji, Aug 12 | The Goa Cabinet on Wednesday approved the state Telecom Infrastructure policy which will enable single-window clearance for erection of mobile...

Global investors reached conclusion that RJio is king of Indian Telecom:...

New Delhi, June 17 | Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has monetized 22.4 of Jio Platforms and raised Rs 1.04 lakh crore and international investors...

India in proposed UK alliance to curb telecom reliance on China

London, May 29 | The UK has pitched for the 'D10', a grouping of 10 democratic countries comprising the G7 and India, among others,...

Bharti Telecom to sell $1 bn stake in Airtel through block...

By Sanjeev SharmaNew Delhi, May 25 | Bharti Telecom is selling upto $1 billion of its shares in Bharti Airtel through a secondary market...

DoT takes stock of cyclone’s impact on telecom, connectivity

New Delhi, May 21 | Telecom Secretary Anshu Prakash on Thursday evening held a meeting with telecom operators and infrastructure providers to take stock...

Telecom sector enabling 35% of India’s GDP in COVID-19 times

Gurugram, May 3 | As the telecom players ensured their networks were up and running to meet the unprecedented surge in demand during lockdown...

Sara Ali Khan, the only young star amongst her contemporaries to...

Sara Ali Khan created a storm with her debut and ever since then, there is nothing stopping her. She is perhaps the youngest actor...

RCom resolution plan approved, highest-ever recovery of dues in telecom

New Delhi, March 4 | The Committee of Creditors (COC) has approved the Reliance Communications (RCom) resolution plan under which the lenders will receive...

Telecom tariff hikes drive SIM consolidation: Report

New Delhi, Feb 27 | Telecom tariff hikes from December last year has led to consolidation in the market leading to gross subscriber fall,...

Telco’s AGR crisis: Government mulls setting up telecom fund

New Delhi, Feb 19 | With the telecom sector reeling under severe financial stress and Vodafone Idea staring at bankruptcy in case it is...

Pradhan believes AGR ruling not applicable to non-telecom PSUs

New Delhi, Feb 17 | Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Monday that oil companies were not covered by the Supreme...

OIL may move TDSAT on AGR dues, other non-telecom PSUs to...

New Delhi, Feb. Feb 16 | Public sector oil explorer Oil India Ltd (OIL) may move Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) challenging...

Iran aborts cyber attack on telecom network

Tehran, Feb 9 | A "powerful" distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack that targeted Iran's telecom services on Saturday morning has been aborted, a senior Iranian...

Budget counts AGR dues in doubling revenues from telecom sector

New Delhi, Feb 1 | The Budget 2020 on Saturday increased the revenue estimate from the ailing telecom sector by over twofold to Rs...

SC ruling will aggravate stress in telecom sector: COAI (Second Lead)

New Delhi, Jan 16 | Ahead of the January 23 deadline to pay their adjusted gross revenue (AGR) dues, Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea and...

Telecom companies seek open court hearing on AGR review pleas

New Delhi, Jan 8 | Seeking a review of the Supreme Court verdict on Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR), Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel have...

Fertiliser maker GNFC demanded Rs 15,000 cr telecom dues

Mumbai, Jan 2 | Fertiliser maker Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizer and Chemicals has received a "Demand Notice" from the Department of Telecommunications (DoT), to...

Ban on B’desh telecom networks along India border suspended

Dhaka, Jan 2 | Bangladesh authorities have lifted a ban on telecom networks along the countrys borders with India which affected about 10 million...

DoT discusses 5G trials with telecom players, vendors

New Delhi, Dec 31 | The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Tuesday met telecom operators and equipment vendors to discuss the roadmap for the...

Long-term views of India telecom market remain positive: Study

Gurugram, Dec 24 | The macro and long-term views of the telecom market comprising infrastructure, equipment and user devices continues to remain positive despite...

‘India is top class telecom investment destination’

By Anjana DasNew Delhi, Dec 22 | India as a destination for telecom is world class and the spectrum auction could be expected to...

Samsung to supply 4G, 5G telecom solutions to Canada

Seoul, Dec 15 | Samsung Electronics Co. said on Sunday it has won a deal to supply fourth-generation (4G) and fifth-generation (5G) network equipment...

Telecom sector outlook negative on AGR dues: ICRA

New Delhi, Dec 12 | Rating agency ICRA has maintained a negative outlook for the Indian telecom industry, which is grappling with AGR dues,...

RS: PM-Kisan registration, telecom sector revival raised

New Delhi, Dec 3 | Expediting enrolment of farmers for providing financial support under PM-Kisan scheme and strengthening telecom companies were some of the...

TRAI plans to review transparency in telecom tariff offers

New Delhi, Nov 27 | At a time when beleaguered telecom operators have decided to raise tariffs, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai)...

Telecom stocks slip after govt indicates no further relief

Mumbai, Nov 26 | BSE Telecom index fell 3.5 per cent during the early trade on Tuesday after a government official was reported saying...

Telecom sector debt at a massive Rs 7.88 lakh crore

New Delhi, Nov 20 | The telecom sector is under a mountain of debt at Rs 7.88 lakh crore and these are the figures...

DoT advisory to telcos on sharing In-building telecom infrastructure

New Delhi, Nov 20 | The Telecom Ministry has asked all operators to share among themselves in-building infrastructure in all government and public buildings...

Jio joins Airtel, Vodafone Idea in raising telecom tariffs

Mumbai, Nov 19 | A day after Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea announced their decision to increase tariffs, Reliance Jio on Tuesday said that...

Sensex ends lower but metal, telecom stocks surge (Lead)

Mumbai, Nov 18 | Despite handsome gains posted by telecom and metal scrips, Indian equities ended lower on Monday. The benchmark Sensex settled 72...

‘Government’s support for debilitated telecom sector welcome’

New Delhi, Nov 17 | Supporting consolidation in the telecom sector, public policy think-tank Cuts International on Sunday lauded Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for...

We dont want any telecom firm to shut ops: FM

New Delhi, Nov 15 | Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday attempted to comfort the telecom sector saying the government doesn't want any company...

Wipro to drive telecom infra project’s 5G adoption

Bengaluru, Nov 13 | Global software major Wipro has entered into an agreement with Telecom Infra Project (TIP) to drive its 5G adoption, the...

Discontent in ITS officers of BSNL/MTNL after govt revival package

New Delhi, Nov 12 | At a time when the revival package for BSNL and MTNL has been announced, demoralised Indian Telecom Service (ITS)...

Shadowy wars return to telecom with TRAI U-turn video

New Delhi, Nov 10 | Shadowy wars have returned to the telecom sector with a video being floated in the public space accusing the...

Over 60k apply for VRS in BSNL/MTNL in 4 days: Telecom...

New Delhi, Nov 9 | Over 60,000 employees have applied for Voluntary Retirement Scheme (VRS) in BSNL and MTNL, telecom secretary Anshu Prakash said...

Secretary panel may seek TRAI opinion on telecom sector relief package

New Delhi, Nov 7 | The Secretaries Panel which is looking for a solution to reduce stress in telecom companies in the wake of...

Telecom circles abuzz: Vodafone to exit India (IANS Exclusive)

New Delhi, Oct 30 | The telecom regulatory world is abuzz with feverish talk that the imperilled telecom operator, Vodafone, is ready to exit...

Govt tells telecom companies that ‘AGR is sacrosanct’

New Delhi, Oct 28 | The government has strongly supported the payment of annual gross revenues (AGR) by the telecom companies following the Supreme...

Govt may have to rescue telcos’ post SC order: Report

New Delhi, Oct 24 | The Centre may have to intervene and provide relief to the financially weakened telecom service operators post the Supreme...

Telecom stocks pull equity indices down (Roundup)

Mumbai, Oct 24 | Hit by an adverse judgement from the Supreme Court over the AGR issues, telecom stocks on Thursday dragged the Indian...

SC’s order disastrous blow for telecom industry: COAI

New Delhi, Oct 24 | The mobile industry, led by COAI which has Airtel and Vodafone Idea as members, on Thursday rued the Supreme...

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SWR flags off first export NMG rake to B’desh from B’luru

Bengaluru, Nov 25 | South Western Railway's (SWR) Divisional Railway Manager, Ashok Kumar Verma, on Tuesday flagged off the first export-bound New Modified Goods...