Business  /  Published 17.09.20

Telecom network audit order from DoT

Under unified licence norms, each operator has to undertake an audit of their networks. “According to condition no 39.6 of Chapter VI of Unified Licence, each licensee has to undertake an audit ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 10.09.20

BSNL asset sale plan

The department of telecommunications has mooted a draft cabinet note on asset monetisation of BSNL and MTNL as part of a Rs 69,000-crore revival package for the state-owned telecom firms. Officials s...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 09.09.20

Arunachal pins hopes on connectivity

Tawang and Bomdila have 2G and 3G mobile connectivity, barring the village areas. But still we need to improve and upgrade the services for higher Internet speed and better coverage of areas, Siram sa...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.08.20

BSNL: high-speed internet in steel city

Bharat Sanchar Nigam (BSNL) launched Bharat Air Fibre services in Jamshedpur on Monday, allowing residents of East and West Singhbhum and Seraikela-Kharsawan to get wireless internet connection on dem...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Business  /  Published 30.08.20

Covid: BSNL user base surges

Government-owned BSNL has posted a 31.84 per cent growth in wireless subscribers in Calcutta in May despite operational challenges on account of the lockdown and cyclone Amphan. Total wireless subscr...
By Pinak Ghosh in Calcutta

India  /  Published 11.08.20

BJP MP calls BSNL staff ‘traitors’

BJP parliamentarian Ananth Kumar Hegde, infamous for spewing communal poison, has now targeted government telecom company BSNL by claiming that it is “packed with traitors” and calling for...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Business  /  Published 03.07.20

Localisation rule in BSNL tender

The department of telecommunications (DoT) is expected to float a fresh tender to upgrade BSNL’s network after an eight-member panel finalises its recommendations on the terms of the bidding pro...
By R. Suryamurthy in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.06.20

Waiting for your phone bill? Check your phone or mail

Subscribers of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) in Jamshedpur secondary switching area (SSA) will get their bills through emails and text messages from July as part of its Go Green project. The te...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshdepur

India  /  Published 29.03.20

Priyanka tip to Ambani and others

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has written to mobile phone service providers to give free incoming and outgoing calls to the poor for a month in this time of distress.In separate let...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.03.19

Midnight fire in mobile tower

Optical fibre cables worth lakhs were gutted in a fire that broke out in a transformer and spread to a BSNL mobile tower near Ormanjhi market, about 20km from the city, on Saturday.Eight fire tenders ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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