15 GB data per month for Delhiites through hotspot network: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal
On December 16, 100 hotspots will be inaugurated launching the Delhi government's free wifi scheme, according to Kejriwal.
Union Cabinet clears Personal Data Protection Bill. Major takeaways from Cabinet meet
Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar...
Dal lake dwellers may receive cash relief to relocate
The repeated attempts by the government to rehabilitate Dal dwellers in Srinagar for pa...
Reliance Jio increases tariffs by up to 40%
The Mukesh Ambani-led Jio, which had started a tariff battle in the sector with its entry in 2016, has increased its headline price plans for the first time since its launch. Its two older rivals had raised their prices earlier this week, also by about 40%.
Airtel, Jio, Vodafone Idea seek Trai's intervention for setting up floor price of data services
"Telecom service providers in the private sector namely Bharti Airtel Limited, Reliance Jio and Vodafone Idea Limited are in complete agreement that TRAI be requested to regulate tariffs by setting a floor price for data services," the COAI director general Rajan S Mathews in a letter dated December 3, 2019, to the TRAI chairman Ram Sewak Sharma said.
Bharti Airtel board approves fundraising of $3 billion via debt and equity
Airtel will launch one or more QIPs or OFS or a combination of similar offers to raise $2 billion.
Bharti Airtel shares slip on rating concerns
The liabilities in the case of Bharti Airtel add up to nearly Rs 35,586 crore.
Voda Idea to raise mobile call, data charges from Dec 3 by up to 42%
The company has announced new plans for prepaid product and services with 2 days, 28 days, 84 days, 365 days validity. A rough calculation showed that the new plans are costlier up to 42 per cent compared to earlier plans.
Oxford reveals Word of the Year 2019: Here’s why we should be very, very concerned
The Word of the Year 2019 and the contenders that didn’t make it were all climate-related.
COAI promises better tech, network with extra revenue
The industry’s move to raise tariffs will ultimately benefit the customer and the government, COAI said, adding that revenue generated from higher plans will be ploughed back into improving customer experience.
Feeling agitated in the absence of your smartphone? 23% millennials are addicted to the device
PSU was defined as any behaviour linked to smartphones that has the features of an addiction.
Reliance Jio plans could be 20 per cent cheaper than other telcos: Report
Even with a tariff hike of 40%, Jio would be cheaper by 15-20% than its rivals, analysts firms say.
Potential payment of past-due fees weighs on Bharti Airtel's credit profile: Moody's
Airtel, Voda Idea and other telcos face as much as Rs 1.47 lakh crore in past liabilities.
90% of people trust data is safe with Aadhaar: Report
The study relied on insights from two national household surveys on Aadhaar, conducted between May and September 2019 and captured the experience of over 167,000 residents, which makes it the largest primary dataset on the use of Aadhaar.
Low tariff regime over, telcos up rates by 40-50 per cent
All the three private telecom players on Sunday announced pre-paid tariff plans with 40-50% higher rates.
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