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Airtel introduces new prepaid and postpaid plans to lure customers

By : CIOL Writers

Bharti Airtel has come up with some new Postpaid and Prepaid plans to excite its subscribers. Firstly, the company has introduced data rollover facility for its home broadband customers. The broadband subscribers will be able to accumulate up to 1,000GB of

Airtel is now offering 1.5GB per day under Rs 349 plan to counter RJio

By : CIOL Writers

In a bid to take on Reliance Jio, Airtel has come up with some special offers on its prepaid plans. The company has launched a Rs 448 plan that offers a total of 70GB bundled data and free outgoing roaming calls.

Budget smartphones that you can buy under Rs 5K

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Though feature phones are currently making quite an uproar in the market, nothing can beat the charm of a smartphone with much better RAM, display and of course the processor. With dual SIM slots and a range of connectivity options,

Airtel partners Celkon to offer 4G smartphone at an effective price of Rs 1,349

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Airtel has announced a partnership with Celkon to offer a full touchscreen 4G smartphone at an effective price of just Rs 1349. The partnership is part of Airtel’s ‘Mera Pehla Smartphone’ initiative, under which Airtel plans to collaborate with device

Tata Teleservices and Bharti Airtel agreed to merge consumer telecom business

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Telecommunications services provider, Bharti Airtel and Tata have agreed to merge Consumer Mobile Businesses (CMB) of TTSL and TTML into Bharti Airtel. The proposed merger will include transfer of all the customers and assets of Tata CMB

Airtel partners Karbonn to roll out a 4G smartphone at an effective price of Rs 1,399

By : CIOL Writers

In a bid to take on Reliance Jio’s recently launched 4G mobile phone, Airtel is partnering Karbonn Mobiles to bring an affordable 4G smartphone to the market, effectively at the price of a feature phone. This is the first of several

Airtel steadily expanding its VoLTE services to take on Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

India’s biggest telecom company Bharti Airtel is expanding its VoLTE(voice over LTE) services to two new states -Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh. This comes a month the company first launched the VoLTE service in Mumbai. The company intends to extend the services

Airtel Payments Bank integrates UPI on its digital platform

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Airtel Payments Bank has become the first payments bank in India to integrate the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) on its digital platform adding to the customer choice and convenience for making secure digital payments to online/offline merchants and making instant money transfers to any bank

Airtel starts offering VoLTE in Mumbai, to add more cities soon

MUMBAI, INDIA: After Reliance Jio, Airtel also announced the launch of its Voice over LTE (VoLTE) services in Mumbai today to offer customers HD quality voice calls along with faster call set up time. There will be no additional data

HPCL petrol pumps to serve as banking points for Airtel Payments Bank users

By : CIOL Writers

Airtel Payments Bank has announced a strategic partnership with Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) to add to customer convenience. Under the partnership, all 14,000 HPCL fuel stations will now act as banking points for Airtel Payments Bank. All Airtel Payments Bank

Airtel set to launch 4G VoLTE service by March 2018

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Bharti Airtel Ltd plans to launch its own 4G VoLTE service to take on Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd by March 2018. Airtel India MD and CEO Gopal Vittal said the company has done VoLTE trials in 5-6 cities already. With this move,

Airtel postpaid users can now carry forward their unused data balance

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Telecom operator Bharti Airtel announced that it is now allowing its postpaid customers to carry forward their unused data in their next billing cycle starting August 1, 2017. The postpaid customers can carry forward their unused data up to a

Airtel Business launches new digital platform to lure SMBs and startups

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Airtel Business, the B2B arm of Bharti Airtel has launched a new digital platform offering internet plans to the companies, without any data caps. The platform is aimed at providing connectivity, communication and collaboration requirements of Emerging Businesses, including SMEs and Startups. “Emerging enterprises

Reliance Jio still wreaking havoc for Airtel; profits plunge 72pc

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Bharti Airtel must be asking itself- ‘When will this storm end?’ We can answer that for you, sir- Not anytime soon. Airtel posted an abysmal 72 percent drop in quarterly profit yesterday, obviously missing analysts’ estimates, as Reliance Jio’s unending kitty

Ola partners Airtel to roll out integrated digital services to users

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Cab-aggregator Ola has partnered Airtel to roll out integrated digital services to their customers. As part of the deal, Ola will integrate Airtel Payments bank to its app to offer convenient digital payments solutions to customers for their rides. Also, Airtel will integrate

Airtel’s ‘Baahubali’ plan to take on RJio

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While Reliance Jio is resorting to unending offers to lure customers to its network, arch rival Airtel has devised a new ‘Baahubali’ plan to prove its mettle in the telecom industry. Bharti Airtel has partnered with ‘Baahubali 2 – The

Airtel introduces Reliance Jio-like offers to retain users

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With Reliance Jio’s unstoppable offer extensions, it’s time for the incumbent operators to pull up their socks. Last month Airtel introduced a Surprise offer, giving away up to 30GB for three months. Now the company is extending the plan with

RJio files complaint against Airtel, Vodafone, Idea for violating licensing norms

By : CIOL Writers

The uproar in the telecom industry continues. While Reliance Jio’s unprecedented entry and growth in the Indian telecom landscape has surprised many, the incumbent operators are trying everything they can (quite literally)  to stand the battleground by launching multiple luring offers.

Airtel beats RJio this time; launches Android powered ‘Airtel Internet TV’

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Though, Reliance Jio is widely rumoured to roll out its own DTH services soon, along with a smart set-top-box, looks like Bharti Airtel has beaten Ambani’s company this time at least. Airtel has launched an Android-based set-top-box, which can essentially convert any standard

4G download speed on Jio was the fastest and almost double of Idea & Airtel in February

The recently published monthly average mobile broadband speed data by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) for February shows that the download speed on Jio network was the fastest network during the month. Although Jio’s speed declined marginally to