Jio tops 4G chart with 21.9 mbps download speed in June, Vodafone Idea fastest in upload: Trai

The download speed helps consumers access content from the internet, while upload speed helps them send or share pictures or videos to their contacts.

published on : 9th July 2021

Muvattupuzha set to become Kerala’s first fully 4G-enabled constituency

As a start, the project was implemented at Kuzhalnadan’s constituency to curb the network issues faced by the students in online classes.

published on : 20th June 2021

BSNL expects 4G services rollout completion in 18-24 months: MoS Communications Sanjay Dhotre

To another question, Dhotre said the telecom department, at present, has no plan to frame legislation to regulate internet shutdown in the country.

published on : 17th March 2021

Airtel buys radiowaves worth Rs 18,699 crore, Vodafone Idea acquires spectrum in five circles

Market sources estimated that Reliance Jio had acquired spectrum valued at about Rs 55,000 crore, but there is no official confirmation so far.

published on : 2nd March 2021

High intensity bidding expected in certain 4g bands

Analysts expect the government to sell far less (at around Rs 50,000 crore), spectrum in certain bands are expected to see highly competitive bidding.

published on : 11th February 2021

Jammu & Kashmir residents elated over restoration of 4G internet services

People were seen congratulating each other and some politicians, mostly opposition leaders, used the occasion to advocate the restoration of statehood and early assembly polls.

published on : 6th February 2021

High-speed internet back in Jammu and Kashmir after 550 days

People from all walks of life including students, doctors, professionals, government employees, journalists and businessmen have welcomed restoration of high-speed internet. 

published on : 6th February 2021

4G internet services to be restored in Jammu and Kashmir after 18 months

High-speed internet services were curbed after the government of India abrogated Article 370 on August 5, 2019.

published on : 5th February 2021

4G network may be back as L-G assures ‘good news’

Following the Supreme Court directions, 4G network was restored in two districts – Ganderbal in the Valley and Udhampur in Jammu – on August 16 last.

published on : 9th January 2021

BSNL to test Indian telecom gears before letting manufacturers bid for 4G network tender

The company now plans to float a tender for procuring equipment for 57,000 sites for 4G services but exact details will be shared in the tender document.

published on : 3rd January 2021

Vodafone Idea deploys 3G spectrum for 4G services in Mumbai

The telecom operator claimed that customers in the metro city will get higher data speed with the refarming of spectrum.

published on : 26th December 2020

Spectrum auction to widen telco debt

As of September 2020, Bharti Airtel had about Rs 1.29 lakh crore in debt, and Vi about Rs 1.7 lakh crore in net debt and dues to the Government.

published on : 18th December 2020

Airtel starts refarming 2G spectrum for 4G services to enhance indoor coverage

Bharti Airtel recorded 14.4 million new 4G customers on its network in the second quarter of ongoing financial year.

published on : 17th November 2020

Idea flags net neutrality worries about Reliance Jio phone; to launch its own handset

Jio, Mukesh Ambani-led company is offering unlimited voice and data to its customers with prices starting as low as Rs 153 per month.

published on : 30th July 2017