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Tag: Telecom Operators

Telenor India to roll out 4G LTE services in 6 telecom circles by the end of 2016

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Telenor India, which claims to be the most economical telecom network, anticipates to have 4G services in six circles by this fiscal's end. Sharad Mehrotra, Chief Executive Officer of Telenor India, said that currently 7,000 mobile sites are Long Term Evolution(LTE) ready. The company...

Telecom operators await the court decision to compensate users for call drops

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Telecom operators have turned down an order of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), which entitles them to pay compensation for call drops. Recently, mobile operators have obtained an order from Delhi high court. The order urges the regulator not to take any action...

Bharti Airtel launches Wynk Games app, hosts more than 2,000 games

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On Tuesday, Bharti Airtel announced the launch of ‘Wynk Games’ to its content portfolio. According to the company, it is the first Mobile-App based gaming destination that hosts more than 2,000 games, including paid and premium titles. An exhaustive catalog of global and local games...

Airtel’s Project Leap aims to provide inputs and keep track of network coverage

Bharti Airtel recently launched a new website named Project Leap, which enable users to keep track of its network coverage. The site also includes information about the expansion projects carried out by the company across India. The new micro-website coined with the name Leap enable...

Idea Cellular introduces its high speed 4G services in 75 cities

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Idea Cellular made available its fourth-generation (4G) LTE services across 75 cities in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, covering four telecom circles. Idea Cellular, which is the third-largest telecom company in India, on Wednesday took over its opponents to enter the 4G...

Telecom operrators can start spectrum trading as DoT issues guidelines

The government, on Tuesday issued trading guidelines that will enable telecom operators to acquire radio waves for mobile services from other companies to improve the service quality and other requirements. The latest move by the central government has been hailed as a positive move and...

Telecom operators assure Government to reduce call drops by mid October

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Mumbai: The raging issue of call drops is likely to see an end within 45 days, as per the assurance given by leading telecom operators like Idea Cellular and others to the government. The action, as per the sources, has been taken by the companies...

Telecos show concern over sealing mobile towers, blame it for call drop issues

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Mumbai High Court is likely to endure hearings on three cases under Justice V. M. Kanade on Monday. Interestingly, all these cases (Kiran Shantaram, former Mumbai Sheriff, vs Municipal Corp. of Greater Mumbai, PIL or Public Interest Litigation by a B-Town celebrity Juhi Chawla...

TRAI asks telecom companies to fix call drops problem by 15 October

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The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Wednesday, warned the telecom operators to take strict action on call drop problem or face severe action. TRAI gives 15 days deadline to all Indian telecom companies for improving, optimizing and strengthening their respective networks. The union...

BSNL to offer minimum broadband speed to 2 Mbps from 1st October

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State-run telecom service provider, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) will soon offer a minimum broadband speed to 2 Mbps to its consumer from 1st October onwards, at no additional charges. Currently, BSNL offers a speed of 512 Kbps to its consumer. The increase in internet...

Aircel focuses on introducing content VAS to growing number of smartphone users

Aircel focuses on introducing content VAS to growing number of smartphone users
Considering a growing number of smartphone users in India, Aircel is all set to introduce a new lineup of Content-based value added services (VAS) to its customers. Aircel's latest offering promises to focus customer requirements for a wide range of content -- such as music,...

DoT puts the blame of call drops on Mobile Operators

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Dropped calls have become a commonplace, and it seems DoT is finally putting its foot down and talking about taking strict actions against call drops. The department is going to write to TRAI to accept its recommendation on penalties for dropped calls. The DoT has...

TRAI launches Android app for feedback on telecom service quality

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) is making an Android application that will allow mobile phone subscribers to rate the quality of services provided by their operators. Sources said that TRAI will use these feedback to penalize mobile phone operators currently conducting business in...

Microsoft partners with major telecom operators in India

The reform process with Microsoft still seems incomplete following the recent announcement where the company disclosed it was in talks with major telecom operators to sell its various applications as well as games and bill it to the buyer’s monthly mobile bill. As per...

Idea Cellular launches suprise for Delhi Daredevils fans

India's largest mobile network operator Idea Cellular has launched the ‘Idea Delhi Daredevils Fan Page’, first-of-its-kind initiative for for Delhi Daredevils fans. This will help them access content and happenings related to their favorite Delhi Daredevils. Idea Cellular, in its 4th year of partnership with...