The Union government on Thursday extended the term of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman R.S. Sharma till September 2020. His term was to end this week. As per the government notification, he will remain in post till September 30, 2020, when he turns 65.
A committee set up by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has recommended giving the capital market watchdog direct powers to intercept phone calls for better investigation while strengthening the regulations to act against perpetrators of financial statements fraud.
Debt-ridden Reliance Communications is looking to complete the sale of its business assets worth ₹25,000 crore by the end of this month and has also agreed to pay ₹550 crore towards settlement to telecom gearmaker Ericsson by September-end.
With the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) registering more subscribers, its Chief General Manager (Andhra Pradesh) A.P. Rao attributed the growth in numbers to the adoption of newer technologies and attractive tariffs.
Suggesting that India aim at net zero imports of telecommunications equipment by 2022, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Friday recommended the setting up of a ₹1,000 crore fund for promoting research and innovation in the sector.
Bharti Airtel plans to expand its optical fibre footprint in Tamil Nadu as the telecommunications provider aims to improve network connectivity in the State.
Chinese tech major Huawei has surpassed Apple to become the second largest smartphone player globally during the June 2018 quarter as the Cupertino giant registered slow sales in India and flat shipment in China, according to multiple industry reports.
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Wednesday recommended the auction of spectrum for offering 5G services for the first time in the country at a pan-India reserve price of about ₹492 crore per MHz.
A Delhi court on Tuesday granted two months time to the CBI to obtain sanction from authorities concerned to prosecute certain accused in a case against former Union minister P. Chidambaram and his son Karti for alleged irregularities and criminal conspiracy in the Aircel-Maxis deal case.
Instant messaging application Whatsapp has rolled out a new feature, allowing users to make group voice calls as well as video calls.