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AGR dues: SC slams DoT's raising demand from PSUs, says it is totally impermissible

The bench also asked private telecom operators to file affidavits giving details as to how they will pay the AGR dues

11 Jun 2020 3:03 PM

Bharti Airtel pays additional Rs 8,004 cr, claims compliance with SC judgement

The payment included liabilities on Bharti Airtel, Bharti Hexacom and Telenor India.

29 Feb 2020 12:20 PM

Airtel defers Sept quarter results till Nov 14 citing AGR issue

The company was earlier scheduled to approve and release its Q2 numbers on Tuesday.

29 Oct 2019 11:36 AM

SC allows Centre's plea to recover adjusted gross revenue of Rs 92k cr from telecos

A three-judge bench, headed by Justice Arun Mishra, upheld the definition of adjusted gross revenue formulated by the Department of Telecom.

24 Oct 2019 2:24 PM

5G spectrum auction by year-end or early 2020: Prasad

Govt plans to auction around 8,293.95 MHz of airwaves at an estimated total base price of Rs 5.86 lakh crore.

14 Sep 2019 11:42 AM

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DoT making all efforts to hold spectrum auction by Dec: Source

Digital Communications Commission is scheduled to meet next week to take a final decision on spectrum prices.

10 Sep 2019 6:17 PM

COAI approaches DoT to stop sale of mobile signal boosters on e-commerce sites

COAI told DoT, sale of such illegal items not only violates norms but also hampers service quality for subscribers.

12 May 2019 6:18 PM

VRS package may save Rs 1,080 cr in annual salary tab: MTNL chief

The telco expects about 9,500 employees to opt for the scheme as and when it comes up, according to its chairman.

24 Apr 2019 2:18 PM

DoT floats draft proposal on 4G spectrum to BSNL, MTNL

Both the companies have also sought spectrum for 4G services through equity infusion from the government.

23 Apr 2019 9:24 AM

Tata Tele merger: DoT seeks Rs 7,200 cr bank guarantee from Airtel

The proposed merger will include transfer of all the customers and assets of Tata CMB to Airtel.

11 Apr 2019 6:19 PM

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Voda Idea, Airtel, Jio pay spectrum dues of over 10,000 cr in April

The payments are towards latest installment in deferred spectrum liability for radiowaves bought in the past auctions.

11 Apr 2019 1:11 PM

BSNL employee union opposes VRS, seeks 4G spectrum for telco revival

Still, the DoT is creating roadblocks for BSNL to avail credit from banks.

05 Apr 2019 8:26 AM

NCLAT stays DoT's show cause notices to RCom for cancellation of spectrum licence

A two-member bench also stayed the DoT's letter dated March 20, 2019 to Axis Bank to encash the bank guarantee of Rs 2,000.

26 Mar 2019 3:59 PM

Govt again extends telecom equipment, mobile phone testing deadline to Aug 1

Govt again extends telecom equipment, mobile phone testing deadline to Aug 1

13 Mar 2019 7:08 PM

DoT to carefully study issue around Chinese telecom gear makers

On the issue of 5G trials, Sundararajan said a committee has been set up to come up with a framework for the said trials.

27 Feb 2019 3:16 PM

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Now register complaint with DoT against offensive WhatsApp messages

The order directed all telecom service providers to take immediate action against their customers for sending such messages.

22 Feb 2019 1:41 PM

No yet apprised of govt's decision on telecom ombudsman: TRAI to DoT

TRAI has asked DoT to apprise it of the decision taken by the government on the said recommendations.

17 Feb 2019 1:55 PM

DoT may ease spectrum trading rules, says Manoj Sinha

Besides these steps, the ministry is also working on doing away with import licences that are required to be obtained from the DoT, he said.

22 Dec 2018 12:49 AM

Telecom sector highly taxed like tobacco industry: Sunil Mittal

Operators and Department of Telecom are under litigation for revenue maximisation, says Sunil Mittal.

25 Oct 2018 1:02 PM

'Re-verification of customer's KYC voluntary post SC verdict on Aadhaar'

Subscribers enrolled through Aadhaar-based authentication process may have to provide fresh documents.

18 Oct 2018 12:24 PM

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