July 21st, 2020 12:37 PM 1 COMMENTS

Supreme Court Reserves Order on Granting Additional Time for Telcos to Pay AGR Dues

The Supreme Court of India on Monday reserved its order on the petitions filed by the telecom players in India seeking additional time for the payment of the statutory dues. The apex court in October, 2019, said that the statutory dues need to be calculated by adding the non-telecom revenues in Adjusted Gross Revenues (AGR). The judgement in October ended a 14 year battle between the operators and the government... Read More

February 26th, 2020 9:42 AM 3 COMMENTS

Tata Group Claims AGR Dues of Rs 2,197 Crore and Not Rs 13,823 Crore as Levied by DoT

There is a lot of confusion going on around the Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) dues imposed by the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on telcos. Vodafone Idea always denied that its AGR dues would not be Rs 57,000 crore, and now, Tata Group has informed the government that its AGR dues is just Rs 2,197 crore, and not the Rs 13,823 crore levied by DoT. The telecom department is currently in... Read More

November 11th, 2017 8:51 PM 13 COMMENTS

Tata Sons to Infuse Rs. 36,000 Crore in Tata Teleservices Ahead of Airtel Merger: Report

Tata Sons is looking to infuse over Rs 36,000 crore in Tata Teleservices in a move to bolster the ailing telecom operator's balance sheet, following the exit of NTT Docomo's exit from the company, Times of India reported. The investment would be either through the equity route or by providing corporate guarantees to TTSL for its borrowing programme. This investment will be the largest infusion by Tata Sons in an... Read More

October 16th, 2017 9:59 PM 36 COMMENTS

Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India, and Reliance Jio Will Compete With Each Other Over the Next 12-18 Months: Moody’s

Bharti Airtel, on October 13 agreed to merge with Tata Teleservices Limited (TTSL) and Tata Teleservices Maharashtra (TTML). Under this merger, Tata Consumer Mobile Business (Tata CMB) will be moved to Bharti, and the transaction is subject to requisite regulatory and other approvals and expected to take 6-9 months to fully merge. According to the agreement, Bharti Airtel will acquire Tata CMB's India's operations in nineteen circles, including the transfer... Read More

October 19th, 2011 3:26 PM 41 COMMENTS

TATA Indicom is Now TATA DOCOMO

Tata Teleservices Limited (TTSL), the country’s youngest and fastest-growing pan-India dual-technology telecom services provider, has adopted a future-facing strategic for its wide range of products and services and reach out to customers with one common or uniform brand—Tata DOCOMO — cutting across the CDMA and GSM platforms. With this move, brand Tata DOCOMO now moves into the CDMA space, and all Tata Indicom customers shall be migrated to Tata DOCOMO... Read More

August 3rd, 2011 2:36 PM 6 COMMENTS

Tata Indicom Launches Tata Walky Groove Station for Rs.2999

Tata Indicom today announced the launch of Tata Walky Groove Station, a stylish CDMA fixed cordless color handset with unique feature of a “pod” docking station, being launched for the first time, globally. Tata Walky Groove Station’ offering exceptional features like pod docking station, Color screen, USB/Micro SD slot, FM station and MP3 player, therefore combining various music rich features of five gadgets in a single device. The device also... Read More

July 21st, 2011 2:28 PM 8 COMMENTS

Tata Indicom Introduces New BlackBerry Data Plans at Rs 99

Tata Indicom new blackberry customers can now enjoy essential BlackBerry messaging services(MaiLite), BlackBerry Internet Service and BlackBerry Enterprise Server service starting at Rs 99 , Rs 199 and Rs 599 respectively for the first three months. Standard monthly prices of Rs.299, Rs.399 and Rs.900 respectively will be applicable after the three month promotional period. The MaiLite plan for Rs 99, offers Tata Indicom pos-paid customers access to as many as... Read More

July 12th, 2011 2:21 AM 9 COMMENTS

Tata Teleservices Launches Family Plan

Tata Teleservices has launched an exclusive ‘Family Plan’ for its new and existing Tata Indicom and Tata Walky postpaid customers. This Family Plan comes with a host of benefits, available in a common “pool” like unlimited free local CUG and pooling of free SMSes and minutes. What’s more? By opting for this plan, customers will be able to receive one single bill for the period of entire month. This plan... Read More

June 13th, 2011 4:24 PM 16 COMMENTS

Tata Indicom Launches ‘SMS Express’ Offer for Prepaid Customers

Pan India CDMA Mobile Service operator, Tata Indicom, today announced the launch of a special ‘SMS Express’ offer for its new prepaid customers across circles. Under this offer, when one purchases the SMS Express (Alcatel OT-255C) handset and recharges with First Recharge Voucher (FRC) of Rs 55, customers will get free 100 national SMSes every day for the next 60 days. Additionally, they will also get talk time worth Rs... Read More

May 13th, 2011 11:27 AM 31 COMMENTS

Tata Indicom Introduces the New Avatar of ‘Pay Per Call’ Plan

Tata Indicom today launched an entirely new avatar of ‘Pay Per Call’ (PPC) for its pre-paid customers across circles. This plan offers multiple benefits to customers such as reduced overall cost of the tariff with no daily rentals and standard calling rates. Furthermore, it is extremely easy for customers to migrate to the new PPC Plan without any additional fee or charges, to avail various benefits. Under this new pay... Read More

April 21st, 2011 12:37 PM 2 COMMENTS

TATA Indicom ‘EK Behtar Zindagi’ For The Rural India Powered By Handygo

Tata Indicom, the CDMA mobile service operator today introduced ‘EK Behtar Zindagi’, the latest bouquet of IVR based VAS offerings for customers in rural areas powered by Handygo, which aims to provide day-to-day information to rural India. Tata Indicom subscribers across all circles can dial 556780 to access information regarding health, education, finance, weather updates, mandi rates, livestocks, agriculture and fisheries. The operator launched some subscription packs on Daily and... Read More

April 1st, 2011 5:59 PM 7 COMMENTS

Tata Indicom Launches Special Pack for ICC World Cup Finals

Tata Indicom, the CDMA brand of Tata Teleservices Limited, has announced a special World Cup offer on RCV 150 for all the cricket lovers/fans across the country. Under this offer, new and existing pre-paid customers can avail the benefit of extra talk time while Indian cricket team score a boundary. Re 1 will be credited in the account of the customer each time India hits a four and a sixer... Read More

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