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Dec 04, 2017
TRAI recommends limit on number of trial subscribers; limits network testing phase to 90 daysTRAI has also proposed capping the number of test subscribers to 5 percent of installed network capacity for a service area, also called a telecom circle.
Dec 04, 2017
DoT imposes Rs 2.5 crore penalty on broadband service provider Tikona for delay in service rolloutTikona was able to complete the rollout obligations with a delay of about three months.
Dec 01, 2017
DoT outlines detailed procedure of SIM re-verification for NRIs, foreign nationals and senior citizensThe difficulties arose because this set of subscribers did not have Aadhaar and nor were they eligible to enrol for the 12-digital biometric identifier.
Nov 28, 2017
Current net neutrality recommendations are quite narrow in scope, says COAI director general Rajan Mathews"We don't see any enhanced experience for the end consumer due to the creation of this committee," said Mathews.
Nov 28, 2017
TRAI comes out in full support of net neutrality, issues recommendations against the discriminatory treatment of contentTRAI has issued its recommendations on net neutrality, which seek to restrict any kind of discrimination to internet access.
Nov 23, 2017
From special camps to mobile vans, telcos help customers from rural areas link their Aadhaar to mobile numbersTelecom operators have asked UIDAI and DoT for more time because it is impossible for the companies to set up a system without a modified and reissued CAF.
Nov 22, 2017
We are not ready for 1 Dec roll-out, give us more time for OTP-based SIM re-verification process: Telcos tell DoTBharti Airtel, Idea and Vodafone say Customer Acquisition Form will need suitable modification under new SIM reverification mechanism
Nov 07, 2017
Department of Telecom plans to finalise new telecom policy by February 2018The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is planning to finalize the new telecom policy by February 2018, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said.
Nov 03, 2017
Mobile phone numbers to be linked with Aadhaar card by 6 February, says CentreIt must be noted that the Supreme Court is yet to hear a petition regarding the linking of Aadhaar card number with mobile numbers.
Oct 26, 2017
Supreme Court refuses to grant an urgent hearing for mandatory linking of Aadhaar with mobile numbersThe deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar to avail the benefits of various government schemes has been extended till 31 March next year.