July 29th, 2009 5:13 PM 15 COMMENTS

AIRTEL LAUNCHES CAMPUS PACK CHEAP CALLS FROM 3RD MINUTE ONWARDS

Bharti Airtel, India's largest GSM service provider, has launched a new offer for its customers in Kolkata and Rest of West Bengal circles. Dubbed "CAMPUS PACK" customers need to recharge with RC65 and avail cheaper calls from the 3rd minute of the day. Unlike some operators where the call needs to be longer than 2 minutes, here the customer has a "limit" (2 min Local A2A, 2 min A2O, 2... Read More

July 29th, 2009 5:12 PM 37 COMMENTS

VODAFONE BRINGS UNLIMITED LOCAL AND NATIONAL SMS AT 2 PAISA

Vodafone Essar today announced the launch of  an SMS PACK which they have branded as ‘SMS BONUS CARD 51’.The new SMS Pack is specially tailored for its pre-paid customers in Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh telecom circle. With this SMS pack vodafone prepaid customer can enjoy Unlimited Local and National SMS just at 2 paisa per SMS.The latest endeavor from Vodafone will serve as a value-for-money option for its mobile service... Read More

July 29th, 2009 1:48 PM 5 COMMENTS

AIRCEL CALCUTTA LAUNCHES UP TO THE DAY TARIFF PLAN

Aircel Calcutta privileges its prepaid customers with another exciting tariff plan by launching a new recharge voucher for prepaid customer of both life and non-life time of Rs.5.The call charges and validity in the voucher are Aircel to Aircel 0.25 paise local calls across Calcutta, Bengal, Sikkim, Andamn and Nicobar.To other mobile local calls 50p across STD:Re.1 valid for one day only The voucher will ease the users to call... Read More

July 29th, 2009 1:48 PM 37 COMMENTS

IDEA CELLULAR’S PAN INDIA OPERATIONS BY DECEMBER

Idea Cellular one of the leading GSM mobile services operator in India, plans to expand its footprint to four more Telecom circles to cover the whole of India by the end of year 2009.Recently Idea cellular launches its mobile Service in TamilNadu and Chennai Metro circle as its pan-India rolls out plan. At present,the company has its GSM mobile service  in Andhra Pradesh, Bihar-Jharkhand, Delhi-NCR, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka,... Read More

July 29th, 2009 12:45 PM 3 COMMENTS

LOOP MOBILE LAUNCHES KARAOKE MESSAGING SERVICE

Loop Mobile today announced the launch of Karaoke messaging service which will allow subscribers to sing a song along with the right music accompaniment and the exact lyrics, listen to their recording and then dedicate it to their loved ones. One has to dial 54999 to activate Karaoke messaging service. The service comes as an interactive voice response  based portal which hosts over 500 tunes of Bollywood music ranging from... Read More

July 29th, 2009 11:42 AM 11 COMMENTS

BROADBAND SPEED SHOULD BE 2MBPS :TRAI

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has  recommended that the Department of  Telecom (DoT)  should make it mandatory for Broadband speeds to be at least 2 mbps. That means any of Broadband service offered in India to customers in the market would have to be 2 mbps and more. If the DoT accepts the recommendation than the Telecom Operators or Internet Service Provider would not offer Internet packages of 256 kbps labeled as Broadband.... Read More

July 28th, 2009 5:31 PM 3 COMMENTS

OPERA MINI USERS VIEW 10 BILLION PAGES IN A MONTH

Opera Mini the Mobile Browser firm's announces latest  State of the Mobile Web Report, It says that Opera Mini now has 26.5 million users. Opera Mini mobile phone browser users viewed more than 10 billion pages last month, according to the latest statistics (PDF) from the Norwegian browser developer. The figures for June 2009 showed an eight per cent increase over the previous month, with nearly 26.5 million unique users... Read More

July 28th, 2009 3:45 PM 1 COMMENTS

BOLT MOBILE BROWSER RENDERS 100 MILLIONTH PAGE

Bitstream Inc today announced that BOLT, the company’s web browser for mobile phones of all types, has served more than 100 million page views for its users all around the world in the six months since its public debut. Launched last February, BOLT continues to enjoy a solid adoption growth rate that exceeds 50 percent per month.   Since February, the average usage rate of BOLT has tripled with the company’s... Read More

July 28th, 2009 3:02 PM 9 COMMENTS

BHARTI AIRTEL CROSSES 1 MILLION MARK IN SRI LANKA

Bharti Airtel Limited, a subsidiary of Bharti Airtel, Asia’s leading integrated telecom services provider today announced that it had crossed the 1 million customers mark in Sri Lanka. Having achieved this remarkable milestone within six months of launch of its services in Sri Lanka, Bharti Airtel Lanka is now the fastest growing mobile services operator in the country. 1 million Sri Lankans now say ‘hello’ with Airtel. Airtel crosses the... Read More

July 28th, 2009 2:15 PM 13 COMMENTS

AIRTEL REDUCES BROADBAND TARIFF

Bharti Airtel the leading telecom operator has reduced the Wireline Broadband tariff on its various broadband plans by up to 43 per cent. The monthly rent for 1 Mbps speed connection from Rs 2,999 to Rs 1,699 and is also offering additional free value-added worth Rs 500. The company has also reduces its tariff for the 512 kbps connection by 31 per cent from Rs 1,599 to Rs 1,099 per... Read More

July 28th, 2009 1:27 PM 1 COMMENTS

UBICO NETWORK’S UDIT MEHROTRA BAGS-YOUNG INNOVATIVE TELECOM ENTREPRENEUR AWARD

[caption id="attachment_6950" align="alignleft" width="203" caption="Udit Mehrota receiving the award Mr. Siddhartha Behura Secretary of DoT "][/caption] Udit Mehrotra, Director, Ubico Networks has bagged the Young Innovative Telecom Entrepreneur Award at the National Telecom Awards 2009. The Awards were given away by Shri Gurudas Kamat, Hon'ble Minister of State for Communications and IT at a glittering ceremony that was attended by the who's who of the Indian telecom Industry. At a... Read More

July 27th, 2009 4:33 PM 1 COMMENTS

QUIPPO GETS CMAI AWARD FOR INFRASTRUCTURE

[caption id="attachment_6934" align="alignleft" width="198" caption="Mr. Arun Kapur, President-Quippo and Mr. Sunil Kanoria,VCMD-Quippo Group, receiving the Award from Mr. Siddharth Behura, Secretary, DoT and Mr. Gurudas Kamat, Minister of State, Communications and IT. "][/caption] Quippo Telecom Infrastructure Ltd. (QTIL) today announced that it has been  awarded by CMAI INFOCOM National Telecom Award 2009 for, Largest Independent Tower Company. The Award was presented to Quippo by Mr. Gurudas Kamat, Hon’ble Minister of... Read More

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