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Jan 10, 2019
Govt spend on telecom infra, service up six-fold in 5 years to Rs 60,000 cr; average mobile data usage grows 51 timesDuring the five years, government funded installation for 2335 mobile towers in Left-wing extremism-affected areas in phase 1 with outlay of Rs 4,781 crore.
Jan 08, 2019
CAG finds shortcomings in spectrum allocations in 2015 on first-cum-first-service basis, losses to exchequerThe auditor found that a set of the spectrum was allocated to a telecom operator in 2015 on the first-cum-first-service (FCFS) basis in contravention to the recommendations of a committee
Jan 04, 2019
ISRO, telecom ministry in talks to set up new network of communications satellitesISRO's GSATs, located 36,000 kms away, cause a time-lag between transmission & reception of signals.
Dec 06, 2018
Telecom relief package 'difficult' as companies not speaking in unison on financial stress: Govt officialTelecom sector has been battered by falling tariffs, eroding profitability, and mounting debt, in the face of stiff competition triggered by disruptive offerings of Reliance Jio, owned by Mukesh Ambani.
Dec 05, 2018
Rules of in-flight mobile connectivity to be notified soon; awaiting law ministry's nod: Telecom minister Manoj SinhaTelecom Ministry is currently awaiting the views of Law Ministry on in-flight connectivity rules and is hopeful of notifying the norms soon thereafter, Manoj Sinha said.
Aug 07, 2018
Personal Data Protection Bill: Right step, but fighting fraud will be a tight rope walk for most companiesConsent becomes a critical point here if one were to attempt to access individual data as part of a routine fraud risk management activity
Jul 11, 2018
Govt approves Idea-Vodafone merger, companies need to complete some formalities: Telecom minister Manoj SinhaThe combined operations of Idea and Vodafone will create the country's largest telecom operator worth over Rs 1.5 lakh crore, with a 35 percent market share
Jun 18, 2018
5G panel says around 6,000 Mhz of spectrum can be ready for next gen mobile servicesTelecom Minister Manoj Sinha has set the target for commercial roll out of 5G services in India by 2020.
Jan 11, 2018
Manmohan Singh’s ‘personal integrity’ cloak is in tatters after 2G judgement and A Raja’s tell-all bookThe court may have acquitted all accused in the 2G spectrum allocation case, but A Raja's tell-all book busts the myth of Manmohan Singh's personal integrity.
Jan 07, 2018
Indian Railways to equip all 8,500 stations with Wi-Fi facilities at Rs 700 crore as part of Digital India initiativeAll railway stations — nearly 8,500 across the country, including those in rural and remote areas — will be equipped with Wi-Fi facilities at an estimated cost of Rs 700 crore