Voice & Data

Reliance Jio and GTL Infra sign Tower Infrastructure Sharing Deal

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited and GTL Infrastructure Limited, a Global Group enterprise, engaged in the business of Shared Passive Telecom Infrastructure in India, today announced the signing of a Master Services Agreement (MSA) for tower infrastructure sharing. Sanjay Mashruwala, Managing Director, Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited said, “Our mission is to launch a pan India next-generation voice and data services. We will build the same through a judicious combination of own

VodafoneIN starts offering 1GB 3G at Rs147 with 30 days Validity

As expressed our views earlier operators are trying to promote 3G by hiking 2G tariff and bringing down the 3G prices to 2G prices which were already hiked earlier so as to bridge the gap between the prices and technology. We have been receiving messages and information from users across various circles saying they are enjoying 3G at 2G prices. Here is a screenshot of a sms sent out by

BSNL Starts Offering Video Calls at the rate of Voice Calls, but are they any takers ?

BSNL is lately coming up with a slew of good offers to attract new customers and also retain the older one. BSNL had recently launched the broadband speed extension plans. On the eve of the upcoming festive season BSNL has launched a special promotional offer which will reduce the video call rate and bring it down to the normal voice call tariff. “BSNL mobile customers will be able to enjoy

DoT prodding the authorities to fasten up the NOFN project so that they can meet the newly set deadline of 2016

The Optical Fibre Network project is known for overshooting several deadlines and working at a snail’s pace. The Optical Network project was intended to link 2.5 lakh village panchayats. Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi has laid much needed emphasize on the completion of this project and he also added that he wants the project to be ready by 2016. In a recent meeting graced by the Prime Minister, the decision

Government in deep thoughts on shutting down state owned BSNL and MTNL ?

The govt owned MTNL and BSNL which often attract the wrath of the consumers for their unruly customer care and almost nonexistent customer support seems to be on the brink of extinction. BSNL which was once the most extensively connected telecom network in the nation and most sought after too. Department of Telecom (DoT) is taking a candid look at the options to close the doors of BSNL and MTNL

How Are Indian Telcos Helping During Jammu and Kashmir Flood Situation?

The situation in Jammu and Kashmir is dire: an estimated of 215 people have died in the state's worst flood in six decades and around 90,000 people have been rescued so far. What made the matters worse is, when the floods first hit the state, the entire carrier network collapsed. It reminds me of the 2005 Mumbai floods and the plight of people who were unable to contact their near and