telecom equipment

Chinese firm’s role in Airtel 4G worries agencies


August 8th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The country's security agencies are concerned about Chinese telecom equipment provider ZTE managing Bharti Airtel's 4G network, Minister of State for Communications and IT Milind ... Read more...

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Compete, cooperate or conflict with China, Tharoor ponders (With Image)


July 9th, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) India and China are two countries whose development is having and will have significant impact on the global system, but the question is whether ... Read more...

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Is Microsoft buying Nokia? (Lead, superseding earlier story)


June 7th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, June 7 (IANS) Finnish telecom giant Nokia, considered among the most trusted brands in India, is going through a bad patch with its shares at an all-time low, triggering ... Read more...

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Is Microsoft buying Nokia?


June 7th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, June 7 (IANS) Finnish telecom giant Noika, considered among the most trusted brands in India, is going through a bad patch with its shares at an all-time low, triggering ... Read more...

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Congo blast kills over 100 (Second Lead)


March 4th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Brazzaville, March 4 (IANS) More than 100 people, including three Chinese workers, were killed in an explosion Sunday at a construction site in this capital of the Republic of Congo, ... Read more...

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Clear norms will allow telcos to function more efficiently


February 1st, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Telecom operators would be able to function more efficiently if there is clarity in regulatory and tax issues, a study said Wednesday.It urged the government ... Read more...

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Graft case: Apex court grants bail to Sukh Ram, two others (Third Lead)


January 9th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday granted interim bail till Jan 16 to former telecom minister Sukh Ram, 84, who was sentenced to three years' imprisonment in ... Read more...

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Supreme Court grants bail to Sukh Ram, two others (Second Lead)


January 9th, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday granted interim bail till Jan 16 to former telecom minister Sukh Ram, 84, who was sentenced to three years' imprisonment in ... Read more...

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Apex court grants interim bail to Sukh Ram (Lead)


January 9th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday granted interim bail till Jan 16 to former telecom minister Sukh Ram, 84, who was sentenced to three years' imprisonment in ... Read more...

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Sukh Ram shifted to hospital


January 8th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Former Telecom Minister Sukh Ram has again been shifted from Tihar Jail to a city hospital, his associate said Sunday.Sukh Ram had surrendered before a ... Read more...

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Sukh Ram surrenders, sent to Tihar (Third Lead)


January 7th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Ailing former telecom minister Sukh Ram Saturday surrendered in a court here in a graft case and was sent to Tihar Jail. The 84-year-old appeared ... Read more...

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Sukh Ram surrenders, sent to jail (Lead)


January 7th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Ailing former telecom minister Sukh Ram Saturday surrendered in a Delhi court in a graft case and was sent to jail. The 84-year-old appeared in ... Read more...

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Sukh Ram set to surrender Saturday


January 7th, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Former telecom minister Sukh Ram was set to surrender in a Delhi court Saturday after the court directed him to do so as soon as ... Read more...

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Sukh Ram in coma, counsel tells court (Second Lead)


January 6th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Shimla, Jan 6 (IANS) Former telecom minister Sukh Ram, who was to surrender in a graft case, has slipped into coma, his counsel told a Delhi court Friday. The ... Read more...

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Sukh Ram in coma, counsel tells court (Lead)


January 6th, 2012 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Shimla, Jan 6 (IANS) Former telecom minister Sukh Ram, who was to surrender in a graft case, has slipped into coma, his counsel told a Delhi court Friday. ... Read more...

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Sukh Ram’s surrender put off by court till Friday (Third Lead)


January 5th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) A Delhi court Thursday put off by a day former telecom minister Sukh Ram's surrender in the 1996 equipment purchase scam. The 84-year-old ex-minister could ... Read more...

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Sukh Ram’s surrender put off till Friday (Lead)


January 5th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) A Delhi court Thursday put off by a day former telecom minister Sukh Ram's surrender in the 1996 equipment purchase scam. The 84-year-old ex-minister ... Read more...

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Sukh Ram’s three-year jail term upheld in graft case (Lead)


December 21st, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday upheld a trial court decision to award three years' jail term to former union minister Sukh Ram in a corruption ... Read more...

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Bharti Airtel expands service agreement with Ericsson


November 28th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Telecom major Bharti Airtel Monday expanded for five years its managed services agreement for India operations with Swedish telecom equipment provider Ericsson."Bharti Airtel, a leading ... Read more...

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Telecom service cadre asks government for ‘apt’ jobs


November 23rd, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Officers of a specialised telecom service cadre Wednesday alleged that the government was not utilising their high-tech skills and "many of them are just sitting ... Read more...

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I will appeal to higher court: Sukh Ram


November 19th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Shimla, Nov 19 (IANS) Former union minister Sukh Ram, who was Saturday sentenced to five years rigorous imprisonment in a 1996 telecom scam case by a Delhi court, said ... Read more...

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Manufacturing ecosystem, uniform tax rate for handsets called for


November 2nd, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) With handset demand expected to rise to 350 million per year by 2020, there is need to create a manufacturing ecosystem, focus on research and ... Read more...

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Sony to acquire Ericsson’s stake in joint venture for $1.47 bn


October 27th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Swedish telecom equipment manufacturer Ericsson Thursday said Sony Corp would acquire its stake in their joint venture -- Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications -- for Euro ... Read more...

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80 percent telecom equipment to be home-made by 2020: Sibal


October 10th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) The draft of the National Telecom Policy 2011 Monday unveiled by Communications Minister Kapil Sibal seeks to boost domestic manufacturing of telecom equipment, aiming to ... Read more...

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Huawei launches enterprise business unit in India


September 28th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) China-based telecom equipment manufacturer Huawei Wednesday launched its enterprise business unit to provide business solutions in India. The unit will employ 400 people by the ... Read more...

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DoT rejected application for internet license: Qualcomm


September 22nd, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Swedish telecom equipment manufacturer Qualcomm Thursday said the telecom department (DoT) had rejected its application for internet service license for using the broadband spectrum it ... Read more...

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ZTE bags enterprise solutions contract from Power Grid


September 13th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Chinese telecom equipment manufacturing firm ZTE Tuesday said it has bagged enterprise solutions contract from the Power Grid Corp of India (PGCIL) to provide fixed-network ... Read more...

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4G, 3G to grow parallelly in India: Ericsson


September 1st, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Swedish telecom equipment manufacturer Ericsson Thursday said that the fourth generation (4G) services for wireless communication will not effect the existing 3G services and the ... Read more...

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Government to set up telecom equipment testing centre


June 30th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) In a bid to allay fears that telecom equipment from Chinese companies may be infected with malware designed to jeopardise national security, Communications Minister Kapil ... Read more...

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Indian telecom industry’s revenue plunges 2.52 percent


June 22nd, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Revenues of the Indian telecom equipment industry plunged 2.52 percent at Rs.117,039 crore during the 2010-11 fiscal ended March 31 against Rs.120,069 crore during the ... Read more...

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Bharti Airtel signs network expansion deal with Huawei


June 1st, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Telecom giant Bharti Airtel Wednesday said it has signed an agreement with Chinese telecom equipment manufacturer Huawei to expand its second and third generation (2G ... Read more...

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Telecom equipment production needs to grow: Sibal


May 6th, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) While the growth of telecommunications in India has been rapid, the domestic telecom equipment manufacturing segment has not been able to keep pace with this, ... Read more...

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Telecom regulator seeks views on value added services


March 30th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) The telecom regulator Wednesday said it will float a consultation paper on mobile value-added services in April and will give its recommendations by the ... Read more...

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Reliance Communications gets $665 mn from Chinese bank


March 17th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Reliance Communications Thursday said it has received $665 million from China Development Bank as the first instalment of a $1.93 billion loan to finance ... Read more...

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Reliance Communications inks $1.9 bn loan deal with Chinese bank


March 9th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Reliance Communications Wednesday said it has concluded all necessary formalities with the China Development Bank for a $1.93-billion loan facility to finance its third generation ... Read more...

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