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Best prepaid plans available under Rs. 100 for data, calling

29 Jan 2019

Best prepaid plans available under Rs. 100 for data, calling

Thanks to the increasing competition among telcos, the telecom space in India has changed for good.

Now, book Ola rides from Airtel app, get 25% cashback

22 Jan 2019

Now, book Ola rides from Airtel app, get 25% cashback

In a bid to offer a holistic experience to its customers, Bharti Airtel has started offering ride-hailing services through its My Airtel app.

BSNL's Rs. 899 half-yearly plan offers 270GB data, unlimited calling

21 Jan 2019

BSNL's Rs. 899 half-yearly plan offers 270GB data, unlimited calling

In India's highly-competitive telecommunications sector, BSNL is upping the ante against major private players like Reliance Jio, Vodafone-Idea, and Bharti Airtel.

BSNL offers 2GB free data on upgrading to 4G SIM

16 Jan 2019

BSNL offers 2GB free data on upgrading to 4G SIM

Upping the ante against private telcos like Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel, BSNL has started testing its 4G services in various parts of the country.

JioTV v/s Airtel TV: Which one offers a better deal?

12 Jan 2019

JioTV v/s Airtel TV: Which one offers a better deal?

Two years ago, Reliance Jio started 4G revolution in the Indian telecom sector.

BSNL, Vodafone won't spoil your New Year eve: Here's why

31 Dec 2018

BSNL, Vodafone won't spoil your New Year eve: Here's why

Calling friends and family to share New Year wishes? The possibility is your special tariffs are not active.

Soon, Airtel 4G users could get 500Mbps mobile download speeds

22 Dec 2018

Soon, Airtel 4G users could get 500Mbps mobile download speeds

Airtel users could soon get download speeds up to 500Mbps, maybe even more, thanks to a new 4G LTE technology currently being tested by the telecom giant.

Infosys appoints Airtel veteran Nilanjan Roy as its new CFO

20 Dec 2018

Infosys appoints Airtel veteran Nilanjan Roy as its new CFO

It seems like Infosys' search for a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) has finally ended.

Reliance Jio working with Flex to launch low-cost smartphones

18 Dec 2018

Reliance Jio working with Flex to launch low-cost smartphones

Reliance Jio is in advanced talks with American tech manufacturer Flex to locally produce around 100 million low-cost smartphones, according to The Economic Times.

Airtel extends free Amazon Prime offer to new broadband customers

16 Dec 2018

Airtel extends free Amazon Prime offer to new broadband customers

Expanding its Amazon Prime offer to more customers, Bharti Airtel is now offering the free annual membership with Rs. 799 broadband plan as well.

How Bharti Airtel plans to beat Reliance Jio

13 Dec 2018

How Bharti Airtel plans to beat Reliance Jio

In a bid to take on Reliance Jio, which is fast expanding its subscriber base, Bharti Airtel is considering to launch budget VoLTE smartphones.

Sensex rises over 200 points, Nifty reclaims 10,800 mark

13 Dec 2018

Sensex rises over 200 points, Nifty reclaims 10,800 mark

The equity benchmark BSE Sensex today rose 263.70 points, or 0.74%, to 36,042.77 in early trade, a day after Shaktikanta Das took charge as the new Governor of RBI and promised to take all stakeholders along on key policy issues to maintain growth while keeping inflation under check.

Google Pixel 3 to get eSIM service with Jio, Airtel

06 Dec 2018

Google Pixel 3 to get eSIM service with Jio, Airtel

Google has announced to bring eSIM support on its latest Pixel 3 flagship in India via Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel.

Get free Amazon Prime, Netflix access with these recharge plans

01 Dec 2018

Get free Amazon Prime, Netflix access with these recharge plans

Since Reliance Jio disrupted the telecom industry, the competition has grown manifolds. And this has made telcos update their plans to provide more data and added benefits.

Telecom industry wants Rajinikanth's '2.0' banned for depicting mobiles badly

29 Nov 2018

Telecom industry wants Rajinikanth's '2.0' banned for depicting mobiles badly

The mega-budget movie 2.0 starring Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar is already making waves about its potential for commercial success.

Airtel Rs. 399 plan offers free 1-year Amazon Prime membership

17 Nov 2018

Airtel Rs. 399 plan offers free 1-year Amazon Prime membership

Since Reliance Jio disrupted the telecom industry, the competition has grown manifolds.

Android One-based Nokia 3.1 Plus launched at Rs. 11,499

12 Oct 2018

Android One-based Nokia 3.1 Plus launched at Rs. 11,499

As the latest addition to its portfolio of budget smartphones, HMD Global has launched the Nokia 3.1 Plus in India.

Here's how Airtel postpaid users can claim free Netflix subscription

04 Oct 2018

Here's how Airtel postpaid users can claim free Netflix subscription

Bharti Airtel recently partnered with Netflix to offer, its postpaid and broadband customers, free access to the streaming giant's content.

BSNL offers free 1-year Amazon Prime subscription: All details here

02 Oct 2018

BSNL offers free 1-year Amazon Prime subscription: All details here

In a bid to take on Vodafone and Bharti Airtel, state-run BSNL has partnered with Amazon to offer free 1-year Amazon Prime subscription to its postpaid customers.

UIDAI asks telcos to submit plan to discontinue Aadhaar-based eKYC

01 Oct 2018

UIDAI asks telcos to submit plan to discontinue Aadhaar-based eKYC

Days after the Supreme Court imposed curbs on the use of Aadhaar, biometric-issuing authority UIDAI today asked telecom companies to submit, within the next 15 days, a plan to stop using the 12-digit Unique ID number for customer authentication.

Nokia 5.1 Plus goes on sale today via Flipkart

01 Oct 2018

Nokia 5.1 Plus goes on sale today via Flipkart

Nokia 5.1 Plus will go on sale for the first time in India today via Flipkart and Nokia e-store starting 12pm.

Prepaid customers can now buy smartphones on EMIs, courtesy Airtel

26 Sep 2018

Prepaid customers can now buy smartphones on EMIs, courtesy Airtel

Bharti Airtel could soon offer smartphones on affordable EMI options to its prepaid customers - a strategy already in place for postpaid subscribers.

iPhone Xs, Xs Max pre-orders start on Flipkart, Airtel, Jio

21 Sep 2018

iPhone Xs, Xs Max pre-orders start on Flipkart, Airtel, Jio

Apple's recently launched iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max are now up for pre-orders in India via Flipkart, Airtel Store, and Jio.com.

Airtel's new First Recharge packs offer up to 126GB data

20 Sep 2018

Airtel's new First Recharge packs offer up to 126GB data

Bharti Airtel, India's leading telecom service provider, has introduced new First Recharge (FRC) packs to offer up to 126GB of data.

Airtel Payments Bank users can now withdraw cash without cards

07 Sep 2018

Airtel Payments Bank users can now withdraw cash without cards

On Thursday, Airtel announced that its Airtel Payments Bank customers would be allowed to withdraw cash from ATMs in India without using cards.

You can now buy OPPO F9 Pro for Rs. 3,915

06 Sep 2018

You can now buy OPPO F9 Pro for Rs. 3,915

As part of an annual contract, Bharti Airtel is offering the OPPO F9 Pro for a down payment of Rs. 3,915.

Taking on Airtel and Jio, BSNL revises its broadband plans

03 Sep 2018

Taking on Airtel and Jio, BSNL revises its broadband plans

In a bid to take on Reliance's upcoming Jio GigaFiber and Bharti Airtel's existing V-Fiber service, BSNL has updated all its broadband plans.

Netflix, Amazon Prime free with Airtel, Vodafone: All details here

02 Sep 2018

Netflix, Amazon Prime free with Airtel, Vodafone: All details here

If you happen to enjoy Netflix and Amazon Prime services, this might interest you.

4 best unlimited plans offered by telecom companies

31 Aug 2018

4 best unlimited plans offered by telecom companies

In the last three years, the telecom industry has seen major changes such as inexpensive data and calls, free access to music and video streaming apps etc., all of which have collectively contributed to making India one of the largest consumers of mobile internet and telecom services.

India's largest telecom operator born as Vodafone, Idea complete merger

31 Aug 2018

India's largest telecom operator born as Vodafone, Idea complete merger

Following the Department of Telecommunications' approval in July, the long-awaited merger of Vodafone India and Idea Cellular has finally been completed.

Airtel offers free 3-month Netflix subscription on select postpaid plans

27 Aug 2018

Airtel offers free 3-month Netflix subscription on select postpaid plans

Bharti Airtel has partnered with Netflix to offer, its postpaid and broadband subscribers, free access to the streaming giant's video content.

Taking on Jio GigaFiber, Airtel rolls-out unlimited broadband plans

20 Aug 2018

Taking on Jio GigaFiber, Airtel rolls-out unlimited broadband plans

In a bid to challenge Reliance's Jio GigaFiber which recently opened its registrations, Bharti Airtel has removed data limit on select monthly broadband plans in over 20 key markets.

You can own Samsung Galaxy Note 9 for Rs. 7,900

11 Aug 2018

You can own Samsung Galaxy Note 9 for Rs. 7,900

Bharti Airtel has announced a scheme wherein Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be available for a down-payment of Rs. 7,900, as part of a contract.

Government exploring ways to block social media; what's going on?

07 Aug 2018

Government exploring ways to block social media; what's going on?

The Department of Telecommunication (DoT) has asked for inputs from telecom operators and internet service providers regarding ways to block social media apps like Facebook and WhatsApp during emergencies, reports Livemint.

Xiaomi introduces new feature phones, should Jio be worried?

04 Aug 2018

Xiaomi introduces new feature phones, should Jio be worried?

As part of a crowdfunding initiative, Xiaomi has launched two new feature phones in China.

Vodafone-Idea merger approved by Department of Telecommunications

26 Jul 2018

Vodafone-Idea merger approved by Department of Telecommunications

Confirming what was already on the cards, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has approved the merger between Vodafone and Idea Cellular after the two companies collectively paid the DoT Rs. 3,900cr, and gave bank guarantees worth Rs. 3,300cr.

Villages adopted by MPs to get free Wi-Fi: Minister

26 Jul 2018

Villages adopted by MPs to get free Wi-Fi: Minister

The government will provide free Wi-Fi to villages adopted by MPs under the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana, Junior Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said yesterday.

Sensex hits 37,000 mark for the first time

26 Jul 2018

Sensex hits 37,000 mark for the first time

The BSE Sensex crossed the 37,000-mark for the first time today by jumping 156.42 points, or 0.42%, to 37,014.65 in early trade today, breaching its previous intra-day record of 36,947.18 hit yesterday.

These Airtel, Vodafone plans offer 1-year free Amazon Prime subscription

17 Jul 2018

These Airtel, Vodafone plans offer 1-year free Amazon Prime subscription

The Amazon Prime Day is up and running with exclusive deals on thousands of products. However, the sale is limited to Amazon Prime members only.