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Average data consumption in India at 7GB per subscriber each month: TRAI report

TRAI states that this surge in the consumption of data has occurred after the introduction of LTE and the intense competition between telecom service providers.

Under strain: ‘No formal proposal yet from telcos on relief package’

Need to review issues in totality and in comprehensive manner: Telecom Secretary


Govt starts facility for security testing of telecom products

The Department of Telecom has set the deadline of April 2019 for mandatory testing of some telecom products including mobile phones and equipment

What is new National Digital Communications Policy-2018?

The new telecom policy has been formulated, in place of the existing National Telecom Policy-2012 and aims to facilitate India's effective participation in the global digital economy.

Best prepaid plans under Rs 300 from Reliance Jio, Airtel, Vodafone for September 2018

Airtel vs Jio vs Vodafone unlimited plans: Here are the best 4G online prepaid plans to buy below Rs 300 in September 2018.

Reliance Jio, Airtel and Vodafone best prepaid plans with lowest data cost: September 2018

Best prepaid plans from Reliance Jio, Airtel and Vodafone with lowest data cost include Jio Rs 448 plan, Airtel Rs 399 plan, Vodafone Rs 569 plan and a few surprises


Telecom Commission to discuss new policy on July 11

Promising rationalisation of levies such as spectrum charges to rejuvenate debt-ridden telecom sector, the proposed new telecom policy seeks to provide broadband access to all with 50 mbps speed, 5G services and create 40 lakh new jobs by 2022.

Government amends rules to enable full-fledged internet telephony

The new rule thus allows apps from licenced telecom operators to make calls using data or Wi-Fi network of other service providers as well.

BSNL revises Rs 155 prepaid plan, offers 34GB of 3G data for 17 days

BSNL revises several prepaid plans offering additional data benefits to subscribers. Check out the full details.

Telecom players seek roll-out of rules for 'ease of doing business'

DIPP secretary said that the government is now strictly looking to push Indian companies under 'Make in India', 'Start-up India' and taking action on tenders that are overlooking them.

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What the Supreme Court did not address in its Aadhaar verdict

There are still many unanswered questions about aadhaar despite the Supreme Court's verdict of more than 1,400 pages. Usha Ramanathan tells us the concerns that the poor of India still have, what making aadhaar voluntary means and whether the linking

Reliance Jio Vs Vodafone Prepaid Recharge

Vodafone is challenging Reliance Jio with its new ‘Vodafone Campus Survival Kit’, and offering up to 84GB data at Rs 445 for students. The new offer was announced by the company, and will be slowly rolled out to all parts of the country, and here’s a comparison with Reliance Jio. To know more about the […]