April 9th, 2009 12:48 PM 5 COMMENTS

IDEA LAUNCHES GSM SERVICES IN ORISSA

Idea Cellular today launched its GSM services in Orissa, making its foray into the eastern coast of the country." We are happy to announce our entry into Orissa, as we expand across the country. We welcome the people of this coastal state to join Idea’s pan-India network. Idea announced specially tailored tariff plan for Orissa with All local Idea calls at 25p, other local calls at 50p & STD at... Read More

March 31st, 2009 11:40 AM 2 COMMENTS

IDEA LAUNCHES CNBC TV18 AND IBN-LIVE CONTENT

Idea Cellular join hands with CNBC-TV18 (Network18) to pump in customized Finance content, News and Technology content to Idea Mobile subscribers.The services will be powered by the Network18 group’s online news properties moneycontrol.com, CNBC Awaj, IBNLive.com and Tech2.com. For general news and tech content idea subscribers will have to pay Rs 30 a month while the weekly fee is Rs 10 and for daily services it is Rs 3. The... Read More

March 23rd, 2009 5:08 PM 1 COMMENTS

IDEA LAUNCHES NEW BONUS RECHARGE IN MUMBAI

Idea launched two Bonus Recharge for the prepaid users of Mumbai circle that can help them to reduce their Local call tariff and joy of Unlimited Night Calling on local Idea to Idea between 11pm-6am. Here are the details- The Bonus Recharge of "10 Ka Dhamaal offers" at Rs.10  with a 5 days validity period allows Idea customers to make local calls at 40 paisa/minute to Idea network and local... Read More

March 14th, 2009 11:51 AM 5 COMMENTS

RELIANCE ADDS 3.3 MN CUSTOMERS IN FEBRUARY

Reliance Communications (RCom) has added 3.38 million new customers in February 2009 on both GSM and CDMA networks, increasing its total subscriber base to 69.38 million.However,this is below RCom’s subscriber addition of around 5 million recorded during the previous month. At present, RCom is the second largest operator by subscriber numbers, while Bharti Airtel retains the top slot with 91.11 million users. Vodafone with 65.92 million is in the third... Read More

March 4th, 2009 5:06 PM 0 COMMENTS

IDEA LAUNCHES BLACKBERRY SERVICES

Idea Cellular,today launched its Blackberry service in collaboration with Research In Motion (RIM).  Idea will offer a wide range of BlackBerry smartphones and services for enterprise and individual customers on its network, nationally. BlackBerry services are already offered by Bharti Airtel,Reliance Communications,Vodafone and Tata Teleservices. BlackBerry smartphones will be available from Idea  stores and various retail outlets across 15 circles of  Idea Cellular's network across the country. The BlackBerry Solution provides... Read More

February 6th, 2009 2:57 PM 0 COMMENTS

IDEA ALL SET TO LAUNCH SMS2.0

Idea cellular and Affle the leader in mobile media today announced a partnership to make revolutionary SMS2.0 service available to all Idea cellular customers SMS2.0 which retains the simplicity of text messaging to its next level enhancing the user experience by seamlessly converging enhanced messaging with inbuilt features like background colors, signatures, smiles teasers and lots more. Commenting on the launch of SMS2.0 experience Anuj Khanna CEO Affle said “We... Read More

January 28th, 2009 10:53 PM 0 COMMENTS

EXCLUSIVE:IDEA TO ROLL OUT ITS GSM OPERATION IN ORISSA & TAMILNADU

Idea Cellular is all set to launch its GSM operation in Orissa by end of April and in TamilNadu by mid week of July.Idea will be offering a 3G ready EDGE network that enables the launch of high speed data and multimedia services providing a superior quality of voice and data telephony in the network.With this roll out IDEAs footprint will cross 85% of national mobile telephony market. With over 1500... Read More

January 26th, 2009 2:44 PM 0 COMMENTS

IDEA TO SPONSOR 54TH FILMFARE AWARDS

India's leading GSM Mobile Service operator Idea cellular has tied up with Filmfare for the 54th annual awards as its title sponsor. Idea will make available the Idea Filmfare Awards content on its mobile platform. It will also offer an opportunity to one lucky customer to give away an Idea Filmfare Award trophy at the awards ceremony. Idea will also run innovative VAS contests wherein few lucky subscribers will be... Read More

January 23rd, 2009 11:17 AM 0 COMMENTS

IDEA Wins Prestigious Golden Peacock Award for ‘My Gang’ Plan

IDEA Cellular,one of the leading telecom operator in the country, has bagged the prestigious Golden Peacock Award 2008 for its innovative product, 'My Gang', at the "19th World Congress on Total Quality" held at Mumbai recently. IDEA's 'My Gang'–the first ever Community User Group on prepaid, targeted at youth for creating and sharing Identities in the Cyber & Mobile space, was declared the Most Innovative Product winning the Golden Peacock... Read More

January 19th, 2009 11:35 AM 2 COMMENTS

Idea’s Life Long @ Rs.25 with lower local call benefit

Following Mtnl,Airtel & Vodafone’s approach to lower its lifetime prepaid start-up amount, Idea announced its lifetime prepaid Recharge at Rs 25 with some Extra stuff like Free Night calling and lower local call charges for Mumbai Circle. After Rcom’s GSM start up in Mumbai,Idea takes the competition head-on it is offering extremely lucrative offers with this “NEW POWER PACKED LIFE LONG’. Here are the details (more…) Read More

January 13th, 2009 11:21 PM 0 COMMENTS

Last chance to be a Roadie

Couldn't make it to the MTV Roadies and looking for another chance? Idea cellular has come up with a simple game which will lead you to be next  “Idea Mobile Roadie”   Call 55456341 or SMS"ROADIES" to 55456 to subscribe to the Idea Mobile Roadies Challenge.Between 10th Jan and 7th Feb (Subscription Charge: Rs.49; Call Charges: Rs.6.99/minute on IVR and Rs.3/SMS). Read More

December 30th, 2008 12:00 PM 1 COMMENTS

Spice Karnataka is now Idea !

With this launch Idea now covers over 80 per cent of the telephony potential of the country,and is the third largest private GSM player with over 36 million subscribers.Idea’s 2.75G capable and 3G ready core network provides for all future technological enhancements.Idea plans to increase its coverage to 11,200 towns and villages from the current 3,410 by March 2010. Read More

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