Amid coronavirus crisis, BSNL offers landline subscribers free broadband to support work from home initiative
The internet connectivity will be available across all circles but only those BSNL subscribers who already have a landline connection will be able to use it.
State-run telecom firm BSNL on Friday announced free broadband service for its landline and new customers for a month to support 'work from home' allowed by most organisations amid the coronavirus outbreak
The government's plan to provide broadband services in all villages of the country is likely to see an investment of Rs 7 lakh crore with 90 percent of the contribution coming from industry players, Parliament was informed on Wednesday
Vistara plans to start in-flight broadband service by March-end; ties up with Tata group firm Nelco, Panasonic Avionics Corp
Tata group firm Nelco and Panasonic Avionics Corporation on Wednesday announced forging a partnership for offering in-flight broadband service in Indian skies, starting with Vistara airlines
Mobile phone services were snapped in Kashmir on Sunday as a precautionary measure for ensuring smooth passage of Republic Day celebrations in the valley, officials said.
Jammu and Kashmir admin says 2G mobile internet services to be restored in Valley from today till 31 Jan; social media to remain out of bounds
The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday ordered for 2G internet services to be restored in the Kashmir Valley from midnight on the intervening night between Friday and Saturday, reports said. The restoration of the 2G internet facility on mobile phones will continue till 31 January after which it will be reviewed further, the order said.
SMS, voice calls restored for local prepaid mobiles in J&K; 2G internet resumes on postpaid in Kupwara, Bandipora districts
Prepaid mobile connections were restored in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday and 2G services resumed in two districts of the valley after being disconnected in August last year, an official said.
Jammu and Kashmir admin cites terror threat for not resuming internet in Valley, says ban necessary for integrity of India, maintaining public order
The Jammu and Kashmir administration has cited possible misuse of the internet by anti-national elements and terrorists as a reason for not restoring these services for the general public and media in the Kashmir Valley
RIL AGM 2019: Reliance Jio pan-India broadband service launch from 5 September with unlimited free call
Mukesh Ambani on Monday announced the rollout of Jio Giga Fiber from 5 September, that will offer free voice calls for life from landline phones, high-speed broadband of minimum speed of 100 Mbps, free high definition TV and dish with a minimum subscription of Rs 700 per month
RIL AGM 2019: Reliance Jio subscriber base at over 340 mn, ready to kick-start four new growth engines, says Mukesh Ambani
Mukesh Ambani on Monday said that Jio which has amassed over 340 million subscribers in less than three years, is now ready to fire four new growth engines including Internet of Things (IoT) for the entire country, home and enterprise broadband services as well as broadband for SMEs
NELCO gets licence for in-flight and maritime connectivity; non-stop internet, voice services now possible in India
NELCO has an advanced ground infrastructure and satellite coverage over India and currently serves the business-critical needs of various users like ATMs, petrol pumps and bank branches.
Service providers have installed WiFi hotspots in 39,359 gram panchayats under the WiFi Choupal initiative.
Satellite-based service today currently are used for service on ships and aeroplanes.
India's 5G dream can only become a reality once adequate fibre connections are installed: BIF
The new telecom policy aims to 'provide broadband to all and create 40 lakh jobs'.
Conceived under the Digital India initiative of the Centre, the project will link 85 Blocks and 5,987 Gram Panchayats across the 27 districts in the state by providing broadband and mobile phone connectivity, Tata Projects said
Google could buy Nokia's airplane broadband business as an alternative to current Wi-Fi infrastructure
Nokia’s technology could help Google offer a faster alternative to existing WiFi on airplanes.
Airtel is providing 1200 GB data for a month with an additional bonus of 1000 GB which will be valid till 31 October 2018 with the pack.
The white paper added that for comparing the results from various speed measurement app providers, all such providers need to make available complete details of their methodologies and data processing in the public domain