Idea Cellular and Vodafone India Lure More Customers Through Data Offers on Flipkart and Amazon


Indian telecom industry is currently all about the mobile internet. In line with the commitment to drive mobile internet penetration in India, the soon to be merged entity operators- Idea Cellular and Vodafone India are driving more consumers by partnering…

May 18th, 2017 3:36 PM 19Comments

Aircel Expands Jodi Pack to Odisha Providing Unlimited Calling Between Two Numbers


Aircel, one of the leading telecommunications operator in the country in its commitment to offer customers with best value products has expanded its 'Jodi pack' to Odisha. This new plan from Aircel will offer free unlimited calling between Jodi numbers,…

May 18th, 2017 1:51 PM 4Comments

GSM Telco Body, GSMA Want 614-698 MHz Frequency Band for Commercial 5G Services in India


In order fasten up the activities around 5G in India, Indian telecom operators through their body COAI, along with GSMA and Broadband India Forum (BIF) will soon reach out to a key inter-ministerial panel to urge International Telecommunication Union (ITU) to…

May 18th, 2017 11:25 AM 15Comments

Google I/O 2017: The 10 Notable Announcements from the Biggest Developer Conference


The biggest developer conference- Google I/O 2017 was commenced and concluded in two hours today. Sundar Pichai, the CEO of Google along with his senior mates, has given updates on what they are working on and what they are going…

May 18th, 2017 10:42 AM 2Comments

Xiaomi Redmi 4 vs. Xiaomi Redmi 4A: Which Budget Smartphone Should You Pick?


There's no denying the fact that Indian consumers are budget conscious and they will retort to a brand that offers cheaper smartphones. There's no better brand than Xiaomi who understands the Indian market so well in the smartphone space. The…

May 18th, 2017 7:28 AM 15Comments

Facebook’s Express Wi-Fi Gets a Major Push in India Through BSNL Backhaul Partnership


In a bid to give a major push to Express WiFi service in India, Facebook has joined hands Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) for backhaul bandwidth connectivity at preferential rates for its Internet service provider (ISP) partners. Both the companies…

May 17th, 2017 9:12 PM 3Comments

Xiaomi Sets Another Record by Selling 1.8 Million Units of Redmi Note 4 in Just Three Months


Xiaomi is setting new standards for the budget smartphones in India. It was only two days ago that the company said it sold over four million units of Redmi 3s in India and now, Xiaomi revealed that they had sold…

May 17th, 2017 8:20 PM 7Comments

Telecom and Broadband Critical to Human Development, Says COAI on World Telecommunication Day


On the occasion of World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) – 2017, COAI conducted a high-level roundtable to highlight and discuss the role of technology in the advancement of 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The event focused on…

May 17th, 2017 5:11 PM 4Comments

Broadband Tariff War: Bharti Airtel is Offering Up to 100 Percent More Data With Almost All its Broadband Plans


Bharti Airtel has refreshed its home broadband plans to offer more data ahead of the Reliance JioFiber launch. Airtel issued a press statement saying that the company is looking to serve the exploding demand for high-speed data these days. Almost…

May 17th, 2017 3:34 PM 33Comments

Jaipur Says Hello to Idea Cellular 4G Services; 4G SIM Upgrade Offer Gives 10GB Free Data for 10 Days


Idea Cellular earlier today announced the expansion of its 4G footprint to Jaipur. Earlier this year, Idea commenced the 4G services in Rajasthan and now offering 4G network in almost all the major towns such as Bhiwadi, Bharatpur, Chomu, Ajmer,…

May 17th, 2017 2:13 PM 18Comments

BSNL’s STV 333 Users Can Enjoy Unlimited Data Without 3GB FUP from May 17-19


BSNL has been innovative all the years, and in recent times, the company is showing the innovation by launching new tariff plans to rival the private telecom operators. The government-owned company, on the occasion of World Telecommunication and Information Society…

May 17th, 2017 1:19 PM 35Comments

Reliance Jio Now Wants Airtel-Tikona 4G Business Deal Blocked


Reliance Jio Infocomm has urged the country’s telecom department to block Bharti Airtel’s acquisition of Tikona’s 4G business for Rs 1600 crore, taking its fight with the latter to another level. The Mukesh Ambani-led telco has alleged that Airtel is…

May 17th, 2017 12:34 PM 23Comments