The total number of telecom subscriptions dipped in October, even though mobile operators saw a growth in subscriber base.
India ranks at a lowly 109 when it comes to mobile internet speeds on a global scale, while it fares slightly better with a ranking of 76 in fixed broadband speeds
After an agreement with the Department of telecom, Airtel is set to provide mobile connectivity to 2100 villages of the North-East within 18 months, which will extend to national highways in the region.
Airtel’s Rs 349 plan offers a total of 56GB data at 2GB per day for 28 days. In comparison, users will get a total of 84GB data, if they recharge with s 549 pack.
TRAI’s MySpeed app data showed that Reliance Jio recorded a 4G download speed of 21.9 mbps in September, faster than Vodafone, which came second with a 8.3 mbps record.
Airtel has a couple of other bestselling broadband plans for Delhi-NCR users as well. These include Rs 899, Rs 1,099, and Rs 1,299 plans.
Intex Aqua Lions N1, Aqua A4, and Aqua S3 have been announced under Airtel’s ‘Mera Pehla Smartphone’ initiative.
In the notice, UIDAI had said it had come to know that “Airtel retailers are allegedly opening Airtel payments bank accounts at the time of performing Aadhaar e-KYC verification without informing users.
Reliance Jio vs Airtel vs Vodafone: Check out the best recharge plans available today
Airtel Rs 198 recharge is a new offer for prepaid users that is offering 1GB daily data for a period of 28 days. But there’s a difference compared to the Rs 199 plan that bundled calls and data.
To counter Reliance Jio’s Rs 799 prepaid plan, Airtel has rolled out a new Rs 799 plan that offers unlimited local and STD calls, SMS as well as 3.5GB data per day.Validity is 28 days.
The pledged amount of Rs 7,000 crore would mostly go into setting up of the university in northern India.
The announcement comes on the heels of Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani and wife Rohini promising half of their wealth to philanthropy through the ‘Giving Pledge’ network
Post transition, Tata Teleservices subscribers will be eligible for recharge offers from Airtel, and they will be billed as per their existing plans or pack benefits.
Indian instant messaging application Hike on Wednesday partnered with Airtel Payments Bank to power its digital payment wallet.