Press Trust of India | Friday February 5, 2016
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India conducted random drive tests during December-January period.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 19, 2016
According to the minister, BSNL will provide landline phones and Internet connections to 13 akhadas of seers during Simhastha.
Press Trust of India | Monday January 18, 2016
"To improve the financial condition of BSNL is my top priority. We are trying our best in this direction," Prasad said at a BSNL function in Indore.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 14, 2016
BSNL chief general manager (North-East one circle) K.K.Saxena said the Indian government has spent Rs. 20 crores to create the infrastructure.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 13, 2016
The company's local ads are promising broadband speed of up to 100Mbps on its Long Term Evolution (LTE) based 4G mobile service.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 11, 2016
The minister said the state-run BSNL aims to install 2,500 Wi-Fi hotspots at 256 places by next fiscal.
Press Trust of India | Monday January 11, 2016
"They (MTNL) have promised me that in fiscal 2016-17 like BSNL they will also come into operating profits."
India News | Written by Ankita Sinha | Monday January 11, 2016
Reiterating Centre's commitment of 'Digital India', Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today announced a series of plans to improve digital connectivity in Maharashtra
Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 5, 2016
Under the scheme, 500 Wi-Fi Hotspots have been set up in the country, and the company plans to increase them to 2,500 in the current financial year.
Gadgets 360 Staff | Tuesday December 29, 2015
At present, MTNL customers have to pay roaming charges for incoming calls when they go outside of Delhi and Mumbai.
Press Trust of India | Monday December 28, 2015
He said after the successful turnaround of BSNL, new initiatives have been taken for improving performance of MTNL also.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 28, 2015
State-run Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL), which offers services in Delhi and Mumbai, will offer free roaming from January 1, allowing its customers to receive calls at no extra cost while travelling across the country.
Press Trust of India | Thursday December 24, 2015
"The Department of Electronics and IT is funding a collaborative research project on 5G being undertaken by premier academic institutions across the country."
Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 23, 2015
"After our clear instruction, private telecom operators have installed 29,000 new mobile towers in the country while 2,200 of them were installed in Delhi."
Press Trust of India | Monday December 21, 2015
The call rates have been reduced both per minute and per second billing plan, and will be valid only for the first two months of a customer joining BSNL.
Press Trust of India | Sunday December 20, 2015
To speed up customer acquisition, state-owned telecom firm BSNL has slashed mobile rates by up to 80 per cent for the first two months under a scheme for new customers.
Press Trust of India | Saturday December 12, 2015
A decision in this regard may be taken in 2-3 months, BSNL CMD Anupam Shrivastava told PTI.
Press Trust of India | Friday December 11, 2015
State-owned BSNL may maintain and operate the network of MTNL on a revenue sharing basis and a decision in this regard may be taken in 2-3 months.
Gadgets 360 Staff | Wednesday December 9, 2015
Prasad said "at present there is no proposal under consideration to abolish STD charges for mobile subscribers as STD charges are under forbearance."
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 2, 2015
Major telecom companies such as BSNL, Airtel, Vodafone, RCom and Aircel are offering free talktime to their customers in Chennai that is witnessing the heaviest rainfall seen in close to a century.
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 26, 2015
"Call drops situation has improved between July-October period," Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday.
Gadgets 360 Staff | Tuesday November 24, 2015
Bharti Airtel added 2.77 million new subscribers (also the highest additions in the period) in October to take its number to 237.98 million.
Press Trust of India | Monday November 23, 2015
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad personally took note of citizen complaints over service quality on social media since July.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 18, 2015
As per data shared by Trai, the total telephone base in the country stood at 1.0141 billion at the end of August.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 17, 2015
BSNL Chairman and Managing Director Anupam Shrivastava said income from services increased by 4.16 percent to Rs. 27,242 crores in 2014-15.
Gadgets 360 Staff | Monday November 16, 2015
MTNL customers currently have to pay roaming charges for incoming calls when they go outside of Delhi and Mumbai.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 14, 2015
After finding mention of his name in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech at Wembley Stadium, state-run BSNL will offer free internet to Imran Khan of Alwar for developing mobile applications used by students.
Gadgets 360 Staff | Tuesday November 10, 2015
Apart from special recharges with free data, Vodafone is also offering its customers a chance to win an iPhone 6s.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 3, 2015
"Google approached [the] government to set up the Loon project and drone-based Internet transmission," an official source told PTI.
Press Trust of India | Monday November 2, 2015
"Facebook has partnered with us to sponsor 100 Wi-Fi hotspots in villages across west and southern India," BSNL Chairman & MD Anupam Shrivastava told PTI.