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5G services to be rolled out in India by 2020

5G is the next future and India is planning to set it up. After the US and Europe, India may soon install 5G services via spectrum.

published on : 17th June 2018

Government expects new telecom policy to be in place by July end: Manoj Sinha

The government on 1 May had released the draft National Telecom Policy 2018 aiming to attract investment of $100 billion in the Digital Communications sector.

published on : 12th June 2018

Average phone call rate falls to 19 p/min, data tariff to Rs 19/GB: Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha

According to the data shared by Sinha, average outgoing call rate in June 2016 was 49 per minute which reduced to 19 paise per minute in December 2017.

published on : 4th April 2018

Financial grant approved for 5G test bed project by IITs, IISc: Telecom minister Manoj Sinha

Government has approved financial grant for a project to set up indigenous 5G test bed by Indian Institutes of Technology and Indian Institute of Science.

published on : 28th March 2018

We have to defeat SP-BSP pact with development: Union minister Manoj Sinha

The Minister, who was also among the front-runners for the CM post after the BJP's massive victory in the 2017 assembly polls, said such "divisive forces" can only be defeated through development.

published on : 21st March 2018

Centre to table new telecom policy in Parliament after Cabinet nod

Telecom minister Manoj Sinha said the new telecom policy will be brought in the next session of Parliament after getting a nod from the Cabinet.

published on : 21st March 2018

Government hopes to bring new telecom policy in next Parliament session

Union Minister Manoj Sinha today said the new telecom policy is almost ready and will be brought in the next session of Parliament after a Cabinet nod.

published on : 20th March 2018

India seeks collaboration with other nations on 5G: Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha

Sinha termed 5G "one of the most important, emerging" areas and said the country has taken steps to set up a test bed for this technology.

published on : 7th March 2018

Union minister Manoj Sinha blames UPA dispensation for PNB scam 

Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi of Gitanjali Group have been accused of defrauding the Punjab National Bank of Rs 12,700 crore.

published on : 4th March 2018

No proposal to merge BSNL, MTNL: Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha

DoT today unveiled a strategic plan for bringing together state-owned companies and organisations in the sector for promoting greater operational synergy among them.

published on : 22nd February 2018

BSNL seeks Rs 6,652 crore as equity infusion from government: Manoj Sinha

BSNL has requested for allocation of 5MHz in 800 MHz spectrum band which is used for 4G services at present.

published on : 2nd February 2018

All 650 branches of IPPB to be launched by April: Manoj Sinha

In a written reply to Lok Sabha, Minister of State for Communication Manoj Sinha said IPPB has launched 2 pilot branches on January 30, 2017 at Raipur (Chhattisgarh) and Ranchi (Jharkhand) in 2016-17.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Unfazed by 2G verdict, government maintains allocation was 'faulty'

Unfazed by the acquittal of all accused in the 2G allocation case, the government today asserted that the process used by the previous UPA regime to allocate lucrative spectrum was "faulty".

published on : 21st December 2017

2G allotment was faulty, corrupt; investigating agency will decide further step: Communications Minister Manoj Sinha

Manoj Sinha on Thursday said the next course of action on the 2G issue would be decided by the investigating agencies.

published on : 21st December 2017

Fate of cancelled telecom licences depends on agencies' next step: Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha

Fate of the 122 telecom licences of eight operators that were cancelled in 2012 will be decided based on the investigative agencies' take on acquittal of all the accused in the 2G spectrum case.

published on : 21st December 2017
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