The government will not challenge the Supreme Court decision to cancel 122 telecoms licences, Telecom Secretary R Chandrashekhar today.
After an array of changes enforced upon telcos, the government has finally announced new telecom policy (NTP) ...
The government accepted BSNL's proposal to return broadband bandwidth. The telecom ministry will re-auction spectrum vacated by BSNL. The Telecom Secretary R Chandrashekhar indicated that the proposition has been found to merit consideration.
DoT secretary, R Chandrashekhar speaking to CNBC-TV18's Malvika Jain said that it is not the government's policy to reduce the number of telecom operators in the country.
The telecom ministry has reacted roughly to the illegal intra-agreement of sharing 3G spectrum followed by several telecom companies.
The road for American wireless major Qualcomm to start its wireless business in India seems to be finally clear. Qualcomm informed CNBC-TV18 that the department of telecom (DoT) has offered it broadband wireless access (BWA) licences. Qualcomm received the telecom department's offer on October 10, 2011.
Telecom minister Kapil Sibal today announced that the Department of Telecom (DoT) has approved the National Optical Fiber Network.
The Telecom Secretary today said that his department is expediting the process of Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) auction. The department of finance intends to provide for its non-plan expenditure through this, reports CNBC-TV18’s Malvika Jain.
The next revolution in the IT and communications sector should be in broadband, Telecom Secretary R Chandrashekhar said today.
The next revolution in the IT and communications sector should be in broadband, which will help the government connect with the population and social schemes to percolate down to the intended beneficiaries, Telecom Secretary R Chandrashekhar said today.
In a move that could be a breather to the Essar Group, the Corporate Affairs Ministry has communicated to the telecom ministry that the Ruias-led group held only 2.15% stake in Loop Telecom at the time of obtaining 2G licence.
New Delhi, May 17 (PTI) The Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probing the 2G scam will question Telecom Secretary R Chandrashekhar, TRAI Chairman J S Sarma and top officials of some other departments over the next two days with regard to the telecom licencing and related issues.
Telecoms secretary on Tuesday rebuffed reports that the government had set a deadline for telecoms operators to provide access to encrypted services.