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After BSNL, MTNL rings in strong VRS response; says over 13,500 staff opted for scheme so far
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After BSNL, MTNL rings in strong VRS response; says over 13,500 staff opted for scheme so far

After BSNL, state-owned Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) on Wednesday said its VRS plan has surpassed its internal estimates as more than 13,500 employees have opted for the recently-announced scheme so far

BSNL rolls out VRS, expects up to 80,000 employees to avail scheme; company will save Rs 7,000 cr in wage bill
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BSNL rolls out VRS, expects up to 80,000 employees to avail scheme; company will save Rs 7,000 cr in wage bill

Within days of government approving a relief package for the ailing corporation, state-owned BSNL has rolled out a voluntary retirement scheme for its employees, and said it expects 70,000-80,000 personnel to opt for it leading to savings of about Rs 7,000 crore in the wage bill

Jio accuses Airtel, Vodafone-Idea of illegally masking wireline as mobile numbers; asks Trai to slap penalties
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Jio accuses Airtel, Vodafone-Idea of illegally masking wireline as mobile numbers; asks Trai to slap penalties

Jio said it suspected that thousands of such numbers are operational in the market deployed by old operators, and also supplied the regulator with a list of such numbers in use for examination.

MTNL CMD Sunil Kumar says staff salaries due for 2 months, trying sincerely to release wages at earliest
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MTNL CMD Sunil Kumar says staff salaries due for 2 months, trying sincerely to release wages at earliest

Cash-strapped MTNL has not been able to pay staff wages for July and August and is making a sincere effort to release at least a portion of the dues at the earliest, a top company official said

Cash-strapped BSNL reviews outsourced functions to save cost; faces Rs 800 cr revenue-expense gap: CMD PK Purwar
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Cash-strapped BSNL reviews outsourced functions to save cost; faces Rs 800 cr revenue-expense gap: CMD PK Purwar

Cash-strapped BSNL has started an exercise to 'streamline' outsourced functions for saving up to Rs 200 crore annually, and also hopes to rationalise power bills to derive 15 percent cost savings, a top official said on Tuesday

Loss-making telecom PSUs BSNL, MTNL fail to pay July salary to 1.98 lakh employees, says union leader
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Loss-making telecom PSUs BSNL, MTNL fail to pay July salary to 1.98 lakh employees, says union leader

Loss-making telecom PSUs Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd and MTNL have failed to clear salaries of their 1.98 lakh employees for July, a union leader said on Thursday

Telecom department working on proposal for MTNL, BSNL merger; Cabinet to take final call
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Telecom department working on proposal for MTNL, BSNL merger; Cabinet to take final call

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is "working on" a proposal for merger of cash-strapped BSNL and MTNL as part of efforts to revive the ailing state-owned telecom firms

See no challenge in payment of April salaries to staff: MTNL chairman and managing director PK Purwar
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See no challenge in payment of April salaries to staff: MTNL chairman and managing director PK Purwar

Crisis-ridden MTNL, whose revival package is in the works, has exuded confidence that it would not face any challenge in payment of April salaries to its 22,000 employees, as it plans to tap internal accruals and available cash

Bailout package for debt-ridden BSNL: Keeping Air India and public sector telecom firm afloat at all costs is a monumental blunder
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Bailout package for debt-ridden BSNL: Keeping Air India and public sector telecom firm afloat at all costs is a monumental blunder

DoT is considering a Rs 13,000-crore bailout plan for state-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL)

BSNL's 3,000 customer service centres to offer Aadhaar enrolment and updation facilities
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BSNL's 3,000 customer service centres to offer Aadhaar enrolment and updation facilities

With this, BSNL joins the roaster of entities like banks and post offices that are authorised by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to offer Aadhaar services.

Telecom Secretary asks states to utilise Bharat Net infrastructure to create more opportunities for monetisation
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Telecom Secretary asks states to utilise Bharat Net infrastructure to create more opportunities for monetisation

Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan emphasised that a strong connectivity infrastructure will be crucial to ensure success of all ongoing programmes across areas, including health, education and others.

BSNL asks TRAI to allow it to issue soft copy of phone bills to its customers as default option
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BSNL asks TRAI to allow it to issue soft copy of phone bills to its customers as default option

TRAI via Telecom Tariff Order has mandated operators to issue a hard copy of bills to post-paid subscribers, without any charge.

BSNL to launch 4G LTE services in Kerala in January 2018, to be followed by Odisha
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BSNL to launch 4G LTE services in Kerala in January 2018, to be followed by Odisha

For this, BSNL is seeking another 5 MHz spectrum in the 2100 MHz band, which it wants to fund by offering additional equity to its promoter, the government.

BSNL to invest Rs 6,000 crore on new base transceiver stations; Nokia and ZTE emerge top bidders
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BSNL to invest Rs 6,000 crore on new base transceiver stations; Nokia and ZTE emerge top bidders

Public telecom operator BSNL will invest Rs 6,000 crore for installing 40,000 Base Transceiver Stations (BTS) in the next two years to expand its network.

BSNL launches GSP/ASP service for SMEs, large businesses
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BSNL launches GSP/ASP service for SMEs, large businesses

BSNL launches service to assist SMEs and larger businesses to be GST compliances via smartphone.

BSNL follows suit after MTNL; seeks two year extension in mobile licence validity
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BSNL follows suit after MTNL; seeks two year extension in mobile licence validity

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) has written to the government to extend the validity of its cellular licence and spectrum for two more years till 2022.

BSNL warehouse goes up in flames, company incurs loss of Rs 40 crores
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BSNL warehouse goes up in flames, company incurs loss of Rs 40 crores

A warehouse of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) in the outskirts of Shillong was torched leading to a property damage that amounts to Rs 40 crores

BSNL cuts off private telcos
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BSNL cuts off private telcos

Earlier this month, BSNL locked out private telecom operators like Vodafone, Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular in Haryana over disputes of 

Airtel and Vodafone users in Punjab face network outage
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Airtel and Vodafone users in Punjab face network outage

BSNL, the state-owned network provider has cut off services to Airtel and Vodafone in Punjab. This has lead to network outages in the state, as well as in the Panchkula area of Haryana.

Gemini Communication Bags Mobile WIMAX Project From BSNL
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Gemini Communication Bags Mobile WIMAX Project From BSNL

BSNL has two objectives in this mobile WiMAX roll out, firstly to connect rural India to government services online and secondly, to provide high-speed commercial broadband services.