June 18th, 2009 4:11 PM 9 COMMENTS

IDEA CELLULAR GEARED UP TO UPGRADE THE GPRS NETWORK

India's leading mobile operator Idea Cellular has geared up to upgrade and enhance its GPRS/ EDGE network and selected Nokia Siemens Networks to upgrade its GPRS /EDGE GSM Network in 22 telecom circle to tap into the value-added data services market over the Mobile Internet. By March 2010, Idea subscribers will be able to enjoy upgraded multimedia messaging, e-mail, web browsing, online music and other mobile VAS services. Nokia Siemens... Read More

June 18th, 2009 3:50 PM 29 COMMENTS

BSNL UNLIMITED GPRS AT RS.20

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) is looking to shake up the mobile Internet Market for prepaid users, offering a plan with Unlimited Browsing at Rs.20 per day. The State Operator announced the launch of Unlimited GPRS-20 Plan for its GSM customers of TamilNadu Telecom Circle. BSNL Prepaid Mobile subscriber can access full GPRS connectivity on mobile as well as PC & Laptop with Unlimited.Browsing and Free Download-Uploads with the activation... Read More

June 18th, 2009 11:20 AM 2 COMMENTS

RELIANCE GEARED UP TO CHALLENGE THE ZOOZOO

Following Vodafone, Idea and virgin mobiles  approach to "virtual character" base ad campaign  Reliance Communication has also geared up for the same for its GSM and CDMA Mobile service. Reliance Mobile  is borrowing a concept from the Charlie Chaplin classic The Great Dictator. Just as Chaplin dances with a globe in the film, RCom's forthcoming advertising campaign will shows five animated characters dancing with a globe. The similarity doesn’t end... Read More

June 18th, 2009 10:34 AM 5 COMMENTS

VODAFONE LAUNCHES ZOOZOO DVD

Vodafone Essar is out with a special offer for all Zoozoo fans across India to encash the Zoozoo’s popularity. Customers can now get special Zoozoo DVDs from a Vodafone store and watch these adorable characters from the recent television commercials. Vodafone pre-paid customers can get the DVD through a recharge of Rs 300 or more. Vodafone post-paid customers can enroll for Direct Debit or subscribe to Callertunes or any Vodafone... Read More

June 17th, 2009 6:38 PM 2 COMMENTS

IMPORT OF NON IMEI MOBILE PHONES BANNED

Government of India today banned the import of mobile phone which has zero IMEI or No IMEI which was creating a problem for security agencies to track the culprits the Directorate General of Foreign Trade said in a notification. IMEI is a 15 digit code which appears on the operator's network whenever a call is made. Mobiles phones without IMEI number are considered a security (more…) Read More

June 17th, 2009 6:20 PM 49 COMMENTS

RELAINCE GSM LAUNCHES FREE ROAMING

In yet another significant initiative that would benefit many million Mobile subscribers in India, Reliance Communications (RCOM) announced the launch of Free Roaming for Reliance GSM subscribers. The Free Incoming call while roaming Plans for Reliance GSM post-paid customers. This plan gives the facility of Free Incoming calls while on move in National Roaming across India. Dubbed as "My Roaming 450 Plan" comes at rental of Rs.450 per month with... Read More

June 17th, 2009 5:36 PM 4 COMMENTS

TATA WOOS INDICOM CUSTOMERS WITH FREE TALKTIME

Tata Indicom today announced a lucrative offer to its customers which offers free talktime with purchase of Haier 2030 handset the handset comes with a price tag of Rs 1300 and offers free lifetime validity with 1200 minutes of free talktime to call any local mobile. The talktime is valid for 3 months and during this period customers cannot use any tariff voucher or rate cutters to reduce the call... Read More

June 17th, 2009 1:10 PM 2 COMMENTS

VODAFONE APPLIED FOR NLD AND ISP LICENCES

India's leading GSM Mobile Service Operator Vodafone Essar has applied for Internet service provider and National Long Distance Licenses and has approached the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) for approval. The company officials confirmed that the operator has applied for these two licences and aims to become a full-fledged communication services provider in the country.FIPB, on June 19, may take up the proposal, sources said. If Vodafone Essar, in which... Read More

June 17th, 2009 12:34 PM 4 COMMENTS

IDEA CREATES VIRTUAL CHARACTER TO ATTRACT THE ORISSA AND BENGAL CONSUMERS

Idea Cellular has rolled out a virtual character 'Dada' - a dhoti kurta clad, long-haired, easy going, happy-go-lucky character - in a bid to connect with its consumers from Orisssa, Kolkata-WestBengal and Eastern Telecom Circle of  India and create visibility. We are hopeful that the beloved character of Dada will engage a large number of people in the digital space, thus helping us gain mindshare and establish connect with our... Read More

June 17th, 2009 11:56 AM 77 COMMENTS

IDEA CELLULAR IN CHENNAI

Expanding its national footprint, IDEA Cellular, one of the leading telecom operators in the country has now all set to launch its GSM Mobile Service  in Chennai Metro Circle. According to the senior company official that company would soon roll out its GSM service in the Chennai Metro. It (GSM service) should be rolled out in Chennai very soon, IDEA Cellular Chief Corporate Affairs Office Rajat Mukarji told. The Idea... Read More

June 16th, 2009 6:54 PM 3 COMMENTS

BSNL LAUNCHES IVRS ON SWIN FLU

BSNL today unveiled its first of a kind IVRS service providing information on swine flu, the IVRS is a toll free helpline that can be accessed by dialing 12506 from any BSNL telephones in Andhra Pradesh callers can access everything they want to know about swine flu. BSNL claims the system works like the railway enquiries helpline when a caller dials 12506 an automated voice asks them to choose options... Read More

June 16th, 2009 5:55 PM 4 COMMENTS

AAJ TAK PARTNERS WITH RELIANCE MOBILE

Reliance mobile today announced that it has partnered with AAJ TAK to provide MMS based News subscription service to its subscribers. According to this tie-up, a Reliance user will be able to access news related to National, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment happenings on their handset. The news alerts will be in video format sent to the subscriber as MMS clips. Reliance Mobile will send these MMS alerts twice every day.... Read More

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