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MVAS to create Rs.48,000 crore business opportunity by 2015


July 6th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Mobile value added services (MVAS) are expected to create a Rs.48,000 crore business opportunity by 2015 owing to increasing mobile Internet penetration. All that is ... Read more...

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Bharti adds 2 mn subscribers in May, India total now 929 mn


July 5th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The number of mobile phone subscribers in India rose to 929.37 million in May with Bharti Airtel alone signing two million new subscribers, says official ... Read more...

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India’s mobile subscriber base reaches 919.17 million in March


May 3rd, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The number of mobile phone subscribers in India rose to 919.17 million in March with Bharti Airtel alone signing 2.5 million of the 8 million ... Read more...

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India adds 6.87 mn GSM subscribers in March


April 20th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) India's GSM subscriber base grew by 1.04 percent in March with addition of 6.87 million mobile phone users, with Bharti Airtel alone signing up over ... Read more...

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India’s mobile subscriber base reaches 893.84 mn


January 30th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The number of mobile phone subscribers in India rose to 893.84 million in December with Idea Cellular alone signing 2.39 million new subscribers, official data ... Read more...

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Tata Teleservices loses 4.4 mn subscribers in November


January 9th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Tata Teleservices lost 4.4 million subscribers in November, official data showed Monday even as the total number of mobile phone subscribers in India rose to ... Read more...

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Uninor on top as India’s GSM base grows 1.15 percent


November 21st, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) India's GSM mobile subscribers base grew 1.15 percent in October with an addition of over 7.12 million subscribers. The share new telecom operator Uninor alone ... Read more...

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GSM operators add 6.5 mn subscribers in September


October 19th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) India's GSM mobile subscribers base grew 1.07 percent in September with the addition of over 6.5 million subscribers. Uninor alone signed 1.92 million users.The total ... Read more...

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BSNL, MTNL lost subscribers post mobile number portability


August 5th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) State-owned telecom operators Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) and Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) have lost over 5,84,261 and 55,605 customers respectively as on June ... Read more...

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No hike in tariff: MTNL


August 3rd, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) State-owned Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) Wednesday said it will not raise its call rates even though leading telecom operators hiked their tariffs last week."In ... Read more...

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India adds 8.58 million GSM subscribers in June


July 18th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) India's GSM subscriber base grew by 1.45 percent in June with the addition of 8.58 million mobile phone users, of whom Bharti Airtel alone signed ... Read more...

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BSNL offers mobile coverage to Amarnath pilgrims (Lead)


June 23rd, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) The over three lakh pilgrims to the Amarnath shrine this year need not worry about keeping in touch with their kin. The BSNL is ... Read more...

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Airtel, Vodafone added 2.45 mn subscribers each in May


June 20th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Telecom giants Bharti Airtel and Vodafone added 2.45 million subscribers each in May, industry data showed. The month saw a net addition of 9.53 million ... Read more...

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India added 11.11 mn GSM subscribers in April


May 20th, 2011 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) India's GSM subscriber base grew by 1.95 percent in April with the addition of 11.11 million mobile phone users, of which Bharti Airtel alone signed ... Read more...

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MTNL partners DigiVive to provide mobile TV services


May 19th, 2011 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) State-run Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) Wednesday said it has partnered with mobile value added service provider DigiVive to offer mobile TV and interactive voice ... Read more...

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MTNL, BSNL in talks to synergise services


May 18th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) State-run Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) Wednesday said it was in talks with Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd to offer customers a pan-India service, adding that ... Read more...

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MTNL Q3 loss drops to Rs.671.04 crore


February 11th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) State-run Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) Friday posted a net loss of Rs.671.04 crore for the third quarter ended December 2010 against a net loss of Rs.919.97 crore ... Read more...

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Indian telecom JV reels under step-motherly treatment in Nepal


January 18th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Jan 18 (IANS) Nepal's first private telecom operator continues to reel under the stepmotherly treatment meted out to it by deposed king Gyanendra's regime in 2005, with its business ... Read more...

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India has 706 million mobile connections: TRAI


December 27th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) India's mobile phone market added 18.98 million new subscribers to its network in October, taking the total number of connections to 706.69 million, official data has showed.According ... Read more...

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Market induced reduced tariff lowered BSNL, MTNL revenues: Pilot


November 29th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) State-owned telcos Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) and Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) were forced to reduce their tariffs due to intense market competition and this led ... Read more...

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BSNL 3G services to be in 760 cities by December (Lead, Superseding earlier story)


November 4th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) State-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) will expand its third generation (3G) services to 760 cities from the current 674 cities across the country by December this ... Read more...

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BSNL to expand 3G services to 120 more cities by December


November 4th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) State-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) will expand its third generation (3G) services to 120 more cities across the country by December, Minister of State for Communications ... Read more...

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MTNL posts net loss of Rs.605 crore in Q2


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 3 (IANS) State-owned Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) Wednesday reported a net loss of Rs.605 crore for the quarter ended Sep 30 as against the net profit of Rs.21 crore ... Read more...

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Rediff introduces mobile email service


October 20th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Rediff in partnership with Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) Wednesday introduced a mobile email service for Rs.50 a month."We will provide quite secure and user-friendly services. Its ... Read more...

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MTNL invites bids for 3G roaming in Delhi and Mumbai


October 11th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd(MTNL) has invited bids from operators, who could not get 3G spectrum in Delhi and Mumbai circles in the auction held in June, to ... Read more...

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Shipping Corp, ITI scrips rise on stake sale, quota extension


October 6th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 6 (IANS) The scrips of state-owned companies Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) and ITI rose Wednesday after the government approved a stake sale in the shipping major and assured ... Read more...

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Politicians too face brunt of CWG security


September 28th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) With security tightened and traffic restrictions in place for the Commonwealth Games, it is not just the common people but ministers and senior politicians as well who ... Read more...

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Traffic around Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium restricted


September 27th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Police Monday announced traffic restrictions around the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, the venue for the opening and closing ceremonies of the Commonwealth Games as well as the athletics ... Read more...

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‘Doordarshan to earn Rs.300 crore from ad sales during CWG’


September 8th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Doordarshan, the public television broadcaster of India, will become the third highest ad-revenue earner among other national channels in the country by broadcasting the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth ... Read more...

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India now has over 650 million mobile phone connections (Lead)


September 8th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) India's mobile phone market continued to expand at a robust pace with total connections estimated at 652.42 million as on Aug 1, thanks to 16.92 million new ... Read more...

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CBI files graft cases against two MTNL officials


August 12th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 12 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has lodged corruption cases against two officials of the Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL), Mumbai, and others for cheating the company of ... Read more...

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Delhi bans road digging from Aug 20


August 11th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Facing criticism for delay in completion of several infrastructure projects related to the Commonwealth Games, the Delhi government Wednesday imposed a ban on digging city roads from ... Read more...

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India’s home secretary to meet telecom operators on BlackBerry security


August 10th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) India's Home Secretary G.K. Pillai will chair a meeting Thursday with officials of telecom companies offering BlackBerry services on security concerns over possible misuse of encrypted data ... Read more...

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MCD adopts ‘zero tolerance’ against debris on roads


July 15th, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Wednesday warned other civic agencies against digging up the capital's roads, except where required for Commonwealth Games projects, and said accumulation ... Read more...

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All Games projects to be completed by July 15: MCD


June 30th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) All projects related to the Commonwealth Games, including the face-lift and landscaping of roads, will be completed by mid-July, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) said Wednesday. "The ... Read more...

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