NTT Docomo to continue Indian operations with Tata Teleservices

By on April 12, 2014 at 4:45 PM.

NTT Docomo to continue Indian operations with Tata Teleservices

Japanese carrier, NTT Docomo, reportedly has decided to retain its holdings in Tata Teleservices in India for another year. NTT DoCoMo is not pulling out its stake in its telecom joint venture with the Tata Group in India, giving rest to the rumors of it exiting the Indian market, ET reports. More →
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Airtel gets high court approval for merger of 4G arm

By on April 12, 2014 at 11:10 AM.

Airtel gets high court approval for merger of 4G arm

Telecom major Bharti Airtel today said it has got approval from the Bombay High court for amalgamating 4G spectrum holding firm Airtel Broadband Services with the company. The court on April 11, 2014 has approved the scheme of the amalgamation of Airtel Broadband Services (ABSPL), formerly known as Wireless Business Services Pvt Ltd a wholly owned subsidiary with the company, Bharti Airtel said in a filing to the BSE. More →
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Vodafone acquires 100 percent stakes in India unit

By on April 11, 2014 at 2:40 PM.

Vodafone acquires 100 percent stakes in India unit

UK-based Vodafone today said it now fully own its Indian subsidiary with the acquisition of equity stakes held by Analjit Singh and Piramal Enterprises for Rs 10,142 crore. The company in March 2014, had said it completed the acquisition of indirect equity interests in Vodafone India Limited (VIL) held by Analjit Singh and Neelu Analjit Singh, taking its stake to 89.03 percent in the local unit. More →
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Nokia X now available with 500MB of 3G data for 3 months on Airtel

By on April 8, 2014 at 4:27 PM.

Nokia X now available with 500MB of 3G data for 3 months on Airtel

Nokia and Airtel have announced a data-bundling offer for the company’s Android-based X smartphone buyers. According to the scheme, Airtel prepaid customers buying the Nokia X smartphone will get 500MB of free Airtel 3G data per month for 3 months.The offer will be applicable for existing as well as new Airtel prepaid subscribers. Also for those buyers who are in non-3G circles, Airtel will run similar benefit scheme on 2G data. More →
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RCom, Reliance Jio sign intra-city infra sharing pact

By on April 7, 2014 at 1:32 PM.

RCom, Reliance Jio sign intra-city infra sharing pact

Anil Ambani-controlled Reliance Communications (RCom) today signed a master services agreement with Reliance Jio Infocomm for sharing its intra-city optic fiber infrastructure. As per the deal, Reliance Jio Infocomm, owned by elder brother Mukesh Ambani, will utilize RCom's nationwide intra-city fiber network for accelerated roll-out of its state-of-the-art 4G services across the country. More →
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MTS Blaze 4.5 Android smartphone with bundled data launched for Rs 9,999

By on April 4, 2014 at 5:39 PM.

MTS Blaze 4.5 Android smartphone with bundled data launched for Rs 9,999

MTS has today launched the Blaze 4.5 Android smartphone, which is bundled with 1,00,000MB (approximately 97.6GB) of data usage on MTS’s 3G Plus network valid for a year. A user can activate the data plan by recharging the phone with Rs 198 MTS pack. However, a user will have to recharge their phone at least once every month to access these free data units, which can be used for a year from the date of activation. The phone is priced at Rs 9,999, and is available with online retailer ThinkOfUs which is offering an additional 10 percent cash back on the phone. More →
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