NEW DELHI: Country’s leading telecom operator Vodafone has rolled out a new plan for its postpaid users. Called as RED iPhone Forever plan, the Rs 649 monthly plan is specially targeted at iPhone users across the country. Along with data and calling benefits, the plan also offers an ‘iPhone Forever Program’ under which the Vodafone […]
About nine months ago, one day, without warning, this writer’s Reliance ‘Netconnect’ dongle stopped working. The Wi-Fi service from Reliance Communications (RCom) going bust was one of the many tell-tale signs of the 15-year-old Anil Ambani telecom company trudging the road to oblivion. Recently, RCom informed the stock exchanges that it will be filing for […]
CHENNAI: State-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is set to roll out its 4G services in two cities of Tamil Nadu in a couple of days, according to a BSNL official. BSNL general manager P V Karunanithi told Express that the services would be launched in Coimbatore and Salem followed by Tiruchirapalli, Madurai, Vellore and […]
NEW DELHI: Telecom secretary Aruna Sundararajan on Friday said the government is considering a proposal that seeks to enable interoperability for public Wi-Fi networks. This will translate into a seamless data experience for consumers. With 3.7 lakh Wi-Fi hotspots already existing, a security nod from the government for interoperability will help users move from one […]
SRINAGAR: Mobile internet services were snapped on Thursday in south Kashmir, while the data speed in Srinagar was reduced to that of 2G-level following the deadly attack on security forces in the state’s Pulwama district that left 39 CRPF jawans dead and several others injured, officials said. Mobile internet was suspended in south Kashmir as […]
NELLORE: A suspected inter-state robber gang stole mobile phones worth Rs 4.8 crore after hijacking a container truck near Dagadarthi on National Highway 16 on Tuesday night. The incident came to light after the driver of the container truck lodged a complaint with police. According to police, the container truck bearing registration number DL1 M6297 […]
NEW DELHI: Reliance Communication Ltd (RCom) Chairman Anil Ambani on Wednesday appeared before the Supreme Court in connection with a contempt petition filed by Ericsson India against him over non-payment of dues. Ericsson India has filed a case against Ambani for allegedly not clearing dues to the tune of Rs 550 crore. Senior advocate Dushyant […]
ENGALURU: According to urban experts, the decision of Bangalore Electricity Supply Company (BESCOM) to lay optical fibre cables (OFC) alongside power cables will help reduce not just visual pollution but also road cutting. Last year, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike
NEW DELHI: Shares of Reliance Communications fell further Tuesday, tumbling nearly 26 per cent, after the company decided to opt for insolvency proceedings.
HYDERABAD: Close on the heels of Reliance Communication’s debt debacle, warning bells have gone off on Bharti Airtel Ltd, which is showing signs of strain for some time now.
NEW DELHI: Shares of Anil Ambani-owned Reliance Communications (RCom) plunged to a record low on Monday. The company, late on Friday, had informed its decision to opt for insolvency proceedings, following its failure to sell assets for paying back lenders.
Having lost nearly 5.7 crore customers in December alone, telecom major Bharti Airtel’s managing director and chief executive Gopal Vittal told participants of an earnings call that the firm expects low-end customers to leave its network.