Voice & Data

Exclusive: Reliance to offer Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus with Zero Plan starting Rs. 3,099 per month

It looks like Reliance will be offering the Apple iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus with Zero Plan starting Rs. 3,099 per month. We aren't sure if it is the GSM variant of the iPhone 6 or the CDMA variant, but as per the information available on the website, customers can buy the device without any down payment. We are guessing that the iPhone 6 will be available for

DoT to ensure un-disrupted services in the event of Cyclone Nilofar

Cyclone Nilofar, categorised as "severe" by weather forecasters, is expected to hit the western state of Gujarat during the "next 24-48 hours". Department of Telecom (DoT) has warned various operators about the services in the targeted areas viz districts of Kutch, Jamnagar, Junagarh and Porbandar and advised them to share infrastructure through intra-circle roaming arrangements for 15 days. DoT also advised operators to set up call center in Gujarat with

Hughes India Connects 12,000 off-site ATMs and rural bank branches to go Hi tech

To fulfill the prime minister's Jan Dhan Yojana, eight banks have got over 12000 of their off site ATMs and rural branches connected with a secure broadband satellite. The feat was achieved by Hughes Communication India Ltd. Valued at INR 300 million, the new contracts were awarded to Hughes by eight different banks including Punjab National Bank, HDFC Bank, Oriental Bank of Commerce, Bank of Baroda, IDBI Bank, Dena Bank

Department of Telecom finally allots the 1,800 MHz spectrum bands auctioned this year

The telecom department has finally completed allotting a major part of the 1,800 MHz spectrum it auctioned earlier this year.  Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, Idea Cellular, Reliance Jio Infocomm and Uninor were the companies that won it. Bharti Airtel is awaiting allocation of the more efficient 900 MHz spectrum secured in Delhi, Kolkata and Mumbai. On the other hand, Vodafone has been allocated a portion of the 900 MHz spectrum it

Exclusive: Reliance starts offering Acer Chromebook with Netconnect at Rs 1745/month*

After the success of iPhone 5S on EMI, Reliance is now offering Acer C720 Chromebook with a Netconnect connection on EMI, as a bundle offer. Reliance is offering two plans*, 20GB unlimited at Rs 1939/month and 10GB unlimited at Rs 1745/month, on 24 months EMI. You can also opt for laptop only at just Rs 1042/month on 24 months EMI. After the EMI gets over, the customer can choose from

Uninor Reports 38 per cent year on year improvement in gross revenue

Uninor has reported a 38 per cent year on year improvement in gross revenue amid challenging operating environment in Q3 FY 2014. As a part of its third quarter result presentation (quarter ending September) in Oslo, Telenor Group reported sustained business growth of its operation in India. Uninor’s strong business performance continued with 1.8 million new subscriptions being added in its six circles during the third quarter. The average revenue