Loss-making MTNL fails to pay Rs 35.15 crore interest to Union Bank of India

The company shared a chart that shows it has defaulted Rs 35.15 crore interest payment on July 31, 2022.

published on : 31st August 2022

BSNL’s handicaps make its revival a challenge

The hurdles BSNL will have to surmount after the government unveiled the new package to remain a viable telecom services operator are daunting.

published on : 4th August 2022

'Big Brother always listening to politicians' phone calls in new India': Alva's jibe at Centre

Alva had earlier said she has been unable to make or receive calls after she spoke to some 'friends in the BJP'.

published on : 26th July 2022

'Won't call any BJP, Trinamool, BJD MP if you restore phone': Alva's jibe at MTNL

The Opposition’s united Vice-Presidential candidate Margaret Alva, former Union minister and governor, is facing a mysterious situation.

published on : 26th July 2022

Jio adds 3.11 million users, Airtel 1.02 million in May, Vodafone loses subscribers

As of May 31, 2022, the private operators held 89.9% market share in the wireless space, whereas state-owned telecom operators BSNL and MTNL had a market share of only about 10%.

published on : 20th July 2022

Government defers proposal to merge BSNL, MTNL due to financial reasons

Meanwhile, Minister of State for Communications said that a proposal for the merger of Bharat Broadband Network Limited (BBNL) and Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is under examination.

published on : 6th April 2022

Parliamentary Panel for BSNL, MTNL merger to give them fighting chance

The committee was informed by the communications ministry that 'revival plan' prepared by consultant Deloitte has been considered by the MTNL Board in their meeting in March 2017.

published on : 22nd December 2017