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Has DOT issued orders to ISP’s to block Porn sites in India?

Several pornography web sites are currently inaccessible in India on several internet service providers (ISPs). According to a thread on discussion site and social network ‘Reddit’, several of the most popular porn sites are not accessible in India on internet connections provided by MTNL Mumbai, BSNL, Vodafone, ACT and Hathway are either showing blank pages when connecting to pornography sites, or “Directory doesn’t exist”. One user reported that “It says… Read More

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BSNL launches new FTTH broadband plans in Odisha circle on promotional basis

BSNL has launched two new FTTH broadband plans exclusively for Odisha circle ‘Fibro combo ULD 1199 CS28′ and ‘Fibro combo ULD 1499 CS29′. These plans will be available commercially on a promotional basis for a duration of 90 days beginning 1st August 2015. The details of the plan are mentioned in the chart below. No Particulars Fibro Combo ULD 1199 CS28 Fibro Combo ULD 1499 CS29 1. Download Speed 10Mbps… Read More

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BSNL to slash price of ADSL WiFi modem by Rs.300 for limited period

Bharat sanchar nigam Ltd. is the national backbone when it comes to wired ADSL broadband. BSNL has the widest broadband reach in both rural and urban areas. The PSU has been taking steps to revive its shrinking user base by giving special incentives to landline and wired broadband services as subscribers continue to steadily migrate to wireless services. In an attempt to salvage its wired ADSL connections, the company has… Read More

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BSNL Re-Launches FTTH BB Plans On Regular Basis In Chennai

BSNL has decided to re-launch ‘FTTH BB’ plans — ‘Fibro Combo ULD 1999 CS15,’ ‘Fibro Combo ULD 999 CS14’, and & ‘Fibro Combo ULD 4999 CS16’ in Chennai on regular basis. To make sure that every BSNL customer can benefit from these plans, the company has mandated these plans from immediate effect. All the other terms and conditions attached to these plans will remain unchanged as of now, no other city… Read More

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India’s total broadband user base is 99.20 million as of March 2015, rural user base stands at 25.51 million

India’s rural broadband user base has reached 25.51 million, with Karnataka being the state with the highest rural users. Around 2.77 million users are from rural Karnataka. Kerala is the state with the next higher rural user base, with around 2.52 million. Tamil Nadu stands third on the list with 2.27 million rural users. “Rural broadband Internet subscriber base is 25.51 million as on March 31, 2015, as reported by… Read More

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TRAI’s suggestions to improve broadband service to be reviewed

Telecom Commission will discuss the suggestions laid by TRAI for improving broadband services on 14 July 2015. TRAI has recommended a number of good moves, which may lead to call rate reduction for landlines. The regulator has suggested incorporating Virtual Network Operator (VNO) in the country under new licenses. VNO may be allowed to provide service in the country as retailer of the operators, providing one bill to customers for… Read More

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Ortel launches free broadband plan for its subscribers

Ortel Communications Limited, a regional cable television service provider focused in Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal offers free broadband to its cable TV subscribers. Under the offer, a free data limit is offered to the subscriber every month, beyond which the user will be charged a nominal amount. The users can also migrate to other Ortel plans within one year of the offer period. The service is available… Read More

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BSNL Introduces New Promotional 8 Mbps Plan at Rs. 1091 and extend existing plan In Karnataka

BSNL has set forth new promotional 8 Mbps broadband plan and extended an existing BB plan in Karnataka circle. The company has named this plan as ‘BBG Speed Combo ULD 1091 CS70′ under which users get 8 Mbps speed up to 60 GB and 512 Kbps beyond that. The monthly charges of this plan are Rs. 1091, while the annual charges are Rs. 12001. Users also get unlimited calls from 9… Read More

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BSNL Introduces New Combo Unlimited Broadband Plan at Rs. 695 with 4 Mbps speed

BSNL has floated new promotional broadband plan in Kolkata. The newly proposed plan named “BBG Combo ULD 695 CS72″ makes available 4 GB data at 4 Mbps speed. As soon as the user crosses this limit, the speed comes down to the standard 512 Kbps. There is no upper usage limit; hence, users can enjoy unlimited data. The plan is available for a monthly rental of Rs. 695 and annual… Read More

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Ortel Broadband Introduces 50 Mbps DOCSIS 3.0 internet In Odisha

Ortel Broadband has introduced 50 Mbps DOCSIS 3.0 internet in Odisha. As of now, the service has been launched in Bhubaneswar, but soon it will be floated in other cities as well. With the inclusion of DOCSIS 3.0 technology, Ortel Broadband has ensured that users get higher throughput compared to earlier versions. While using DOCSIS 3.0, users get higher than normal speed for download and upload. Ortel Broadband currently offers… Read More

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BSNL to launch new high speed unlimited broadband plans starting at Rs. 1395

The rising competition in the telecom space has prompted BSNL to come up with lucrative data plans. In this series, the company has decided to introduce new promotional VDSL & FTTH BB plans in Bangalore TD/Karnataka circle for an initial duration of 90 days. BSNL New high speed unlimited broadband plan No. Plan Details BBG Super Speed Combo ULD 1395 VDSL CS59 BBG Super Speed Combo ULD 1495 VDSL  CS60 Fibro… Read More

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NOFN Panel Estimates Budget of Broadband Net To Surpass Rs. 72,778 Crore

A committee that was set up by government to look after the NOFN project has estimated the cost of the project to hike three times more than the initial estimates. As per the reports, the government approved the budget of Rs. 20,000, but the NOFN Panel has suggested that the actual cost will surpass Rs. 72,778 crore. The information was made public by Telecom Ministry stating that the committee had… Read More

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Tata Docomo Introduces New Booster Plans at Rs 50 for 1GB

Tata Docomo wants to make sure that broadband users in Punjab circle don’t have to experience slow internet after the fair usage get over. For the same purpose, the company has introduced new booster plans for broadband users.  Pack Name Free Usage (GB) Monthly Rental (Rs.) 1GB Booster Pack 1 GB 50 2GB Booster Pack 2 GB 75 5GB Booster Pack 5 GB 150 10GB Booster Pack 10 GB 275… Read More

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