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RCom, Aircel merge to create Rs 65,000 crore telecom giant

After Mukesh Ambani’s daring Rs 1.5 lakh crore Jio gamble, country’s two biggest telecom giants Reliance Communications and Aircel today announced the merger of their wireless operations to create a combined entity with assets worth Rs 65,000 crore. The mega merger is termed as the biggest consolidation deal in India’s telecom sector. The move comes at a time when Mukesh ... Read More »

Aircel gets maximum penalty

A total penalty of Rs.2,179.41 crore was imposed on telecom operators till September 30, 2014, for violation of customer verification guidelines, Minister for Communications and IT Ravi Shankar Prasad said here on Wednesday. “The verification of identity of mobile phone users is mandatory and the Department of Telecommunications has been issuing instructions from time-to-time for verification of mobile phone users. ... Read More »

Aircel, Micromax announce strategic partnership, bundled offers

Micromax, the domestic handset manufacturer, and telecom operator Aircelhave announced a strategic partnership to share their channel and retail networks, along with sales resources. The companies will also kick-start an integrated device sales activation program in the country. Both the companies have also announced reverse bundling handset offers worth Rs. 12,000 per month for a new Aircel customer using a ... Read More »

Bharti Airtel may acquire Loop Mobile very soon

Loop Mobile is on sale and if all goes well, Bharti Airtel will soon take the company under its wing. Loop Mobile is currently owned by Dubai-based Khaitan Holdings Group which is looking forward to quit the telecom segment of India for good. The guys over at The Times of India have found out through sources familiar with the negotiation ... Read More »

Aircel-Airtel SMS dispute leaves users fuming

An ongoing dispute between mobile service providers Airtel and Aircel on the settlement of an inter-connection agreement over SMS services has left millions of users in the lurch. The SMS channel between the two companies broke down just before Deepavali, and the blockade is likely to continue for some time, with Aircel having taken the issue to the Supreme Court. ... Read More »

Tata Docomo reduces data tariff by 60%

Tata Docomo, the unified telecom brand of Tata Teleservices, has announced the tariff reduction of up to 60 per cent for Tata Photon Plus postpaid and prepaid customers across India. Under the new plans Tata Docomo Photon Plus postpaid customers have two unlimited data plan options- 6 GB for Rs 950 rental and 11 GB for Rs 1200. Post consumtion ... Read More »

iPhone 4S to launch on Nov 25

NEW DELHI: Rumours were already floating about the launch of iPhone 4S in November but now we have the confirmation and a date. Sources said that Airtel will launch iPhone 4S on November 25. The major stores across India would be open at the time of the launch and people would be able to buy iPhone 4S as soon as ... Read More »

Trai says cancel 69 telecom licenses, DoT agrees to only 8

NEW DELHI: The department of telecommunications (DoT) has decided to move for cancellation of only eight licences for failure of telecom operators to meet rollout obligations, against the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (Trai’s) recommendation that 69 licences be cancelled. According to data available till August 28, 2011, only Aircel (two), Dishnet (three), Etisalat (two), and Sistema Shyam(one) were issued ... Read More »