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Spell out steps to plug leakage of phone taps: SC (Lead)


August 28th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday pulled up the government for not stating the mechanism it had put in place to guard against leakage of telephone intercepts ... Read more...

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US moves to block AT&T;’s acquisition of T-Mobile


September 1st, 2011 - 2:58 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 1 (IANS) The US justice department Wednesday filed an antitrust lawsuit to block AT&T;'s acquisition of T-Mobile, an official said.AT&T;, T-Mobile, Sprint and Verizon account for more than ... Read more...

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Two held for cheating mobile phone users of Rs.2 mn


May 13th, 2009 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Two men have been arrested here for allegedly duping hundreds of mobile phone users to the tune of Rs.2 million by selling fake and nonexistent tariff plans ... Read more...

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Maoists destroy two cellphone towers in Orissa


April 4th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
Malkangiri (Orissa), Apr 4 (ANI): Maoists have bombed two signal towers of a mobile phone service provider in Orissa's Malkangiri District, police said on Saturday.The incident took place yesterday when Maoists blew ... Read more...

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AR Rahman gets Rs. 28 crore for replacing David Beckham from Motorola


April 1st, 2009 - 4:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
India's Oscar winner music maestro AR Rahman has been signed by cell phone industry giant Motorola as their new brand ambassador. He will be replacing Motorola's current brand ambassador famous football ... Read more...

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Vodafone declines to renew England cricket team’s sponsorship


December 17th, 2008 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) English cricket faced the repercussion of global meltdown with global cell phone service provider major Vodafone declining to renew the 12-year-old sponsorship deal with the national team.The England ... Read more...

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Obama’s personal cell phone account info breached


November 21st, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 21 (IANS) US President-elect Barack Obama's personal cell phone account has been unauthorisedly accessed by some employees of Verizon Wireless, the company said.Verizon Wireless, which is the number two ... Read more...

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Reliance Communications profits up 24 percent (Second Lead)


July 31st, 2008 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) Reliance Communications, the flagship telecom services company of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, Thursday reported a 23.9 percent jump in net profits at $352 million for the first ... Read more...

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Reliance Communications profits up 24 percent (Lead)


July 31st, 2008 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) Reliance Communications, the flagship telecom services company of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, Thursday reported a 23.9 percent jump in net profits at $352 billion for the first ... Read more...

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Verizon Wireless to buy Alltel


June 7th, 2008 - 12:46 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Verizon would buy rural mobile phone service provider Alltel Corp for $28.1 billion.The shares of Verizon Communications Inc, which owns 55 percent of Verizon Wireless, rose 6 percent after it said the ... Read more...

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Sarin helps Vodafone become part of biggest US mobile firm


June 6th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
London/New York, June 6 (IANS) In what could be outgoing Vodafone chief executive Arun Sarin's swansong, the British company has concluded a $28 billion deal that makes it part of what has ... Read more...

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Technology - Verizon Wireless to buy Alltel


June 6th, 2008 - 3:49 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Verizon would buy rural mobile phone service provider Alltel Corp for $28.1 billion.The shares of Verizon Communications Inc, which owns 55 percent of Verizon Wireless, rose 6 percent after it said the ... Read more...

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Idea Cellular slashes long-distance call rates


May 7th, 2008 - 11:27 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 7 (IANS) Leading mobile phone service provider Idea Cellular Ltd Wednesday slashed its long-distance call rates and roaming charges. As per the new tariffs, subscriber trunk dialling (STD) call charges ... Read more...

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Bharti Airtel, IFFCO enter into strategic partnership


May 2nd, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Bharti Airtel, India's leading mobile phone service provider, Friday entered into a strategic partnership with state-run Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Ltd (IFFCO) to offer telephony services to ... Read more...

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Soon, Pope John Paul II’s sayings to pop up on mobile phones


February 8th, 2008 - 2:29 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 8 (ANI): A selection of Pope John Paul II's words of wisdom will soon be seen on the mobile phones of devout Italian Roman Catholics, thanks to a new daily ... Read more...

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