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Airtel is back with yet another offer-10GB for Rs 259 to beat Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

Let’s agree the fact that Reliance Jio is a stormer. The rage created by the company is still making head turns in the market. Hence, the other players in the field, specifically Bharti Airtel, are coming up with attractive offers

Nokia and Airtel team up to expand 4G coverage

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Nokia and Bharti Airtel are coming together to expand the deployment of 4G technology across nine circles in India. Nokia will deploy its 4G FDD-LTE & TD-LTE technology across nine of Bharti Airtel’s circles in India including the regions of

Jio effect: Airtel announces free calling and cloud backup

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Honestly speaking as a consumer, it cannot get better than this. With Reliance Jio’s entry on the Indian telecom scene, every day seems to bring in new offers irrespective of the fact that you are a Jio user or not.

Call failures between Reliance Jio and top three telcos showing signs of improvement

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In a huge respite for the latest entrant into the Indian telecom sector, the number of daily call failures between Reliance Jio and India’s top-three telcos has reduced over the last fortnight, says a report in The Economics Times. Citing

Airtel’s new IR packs offer free incoming calls and texts to India

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India’s largest telecommunications services provider, Bharti Airtel announced the launch of its new International Roaming (IR) packs that will offer bundles of data, free India calling minutes, free messages, and free incoming calls. Airtel’s new international packs will come with

Airtel offers 90 days of free 4G data to take on Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

All the recent developments post RJio official launch prove that Indian telecom sector has changed forever and its only going to be a win-win situation for consumers. After BSNL, Airtel has also decided to take on Jio head-on. India’s biggest

Vodafone India to increase the points of interconnect (PoIs) with Reliance Jio

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After Airtel and Idea Cellular, Vodafone India has become the latest incumbent operator to agree to increase the points of interconnect (PoIs) with Reliance Jio Infocomm. Vodafone has decided to triple its interconnection capacity with Reliance Jio network. “Following guidance

‘BSNL will match Reliance Jio tariff-by-tariff’

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When Reliance chief Mukesh Ambani unveiled his dream plan Reliance Jio, little did we know that telecom sector won’t be same again. The good news is that the Jio effect which was evident even before the official release (big telecom

Airtel quickens LTE-A rollout to offer up to 135Mbps 4G speeds

MUMBAI, INDIA: You can call it RJio effect as Airtel is speeding up its network transformation program throughout the country. Airtel announced today that it has deployed 4G Advanced technology (carrier aggregation across TD LTE and LTE FDD) in Mumbai

Reliance Jio effect: Airtel slashes 4G data prices by 80pc

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Reliance Jio’s fourth-generation (4G) wireless services have not yet been officially launched in the country but are already causing a lot of turbulence in the market. After announcing increased data benefits by up to 67 percent, country’s biggest telecom Bharti

Airtel launches business connectivity services suite

BANGALORE, INDIA: Bharti Airtel has launched ‘India with Airtel’-  a bouquet of services that it claims will help global companies looking to set up businesses in India. This service offers end–to-end telecom and connectivity solutions to companies under one roof,

Airtel & Vodafone to activate new connection instantly with e-KYC

BANGALORE, INDIA: Airtel has started rolling out Aadhaar based e-KYC verification in stores following the notification by the Department of Telecom, Government of India, while Vodafone will make it live from August 24. The e-verification will enable instant activation of

PayU bringing industry veterans at top deck

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Naspers-backed payment startup PayU India seems to be on a hiring spree as it has made seven top-level hires from companies including Airtel, Human Factors International and FabFurnish, according to an ET report. The company is also reportedly planning to

Vodafone gains 4.7 crore new customers through MNP

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After all the complaints about the poor network, call drops, Vodafone finally has some bit of good news in its kitty. The telecom major has been the top gainer of customers through Mobile Number Portability (MNP) facility while Reliance Communications

Verizon boosts content services in India with Airtel partnership

BANGALORE, INDIA: Verizon Digital Media Services and Bharti Airtel have partnered to launch new points of presence (PoPs) in four cities in India: Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore and New Delhi. The installations mark Verizon Digital Media Services’ significant investment into expanding

Reliance Jio effect: Vodafone offering up to 67pc more data

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Following in the footsteps of telecom operators Airtel and Idea Cellular, Vodafone has also come out with promotional schemes offering up to 67 percent more data of 2G, 3G, and 4G services at same price during this month. “Under the

HashLearn launches ‘Atom’- An affordable tutoring service for students

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The on-demand mobile tutoring app, HashLearn that instantly connects students to tutors has announced the launch of ‘Atom’- an affordable, high-quality tutoring service priced at Rs.30/- for a 20-minute session. Founded by serial entrepreneur Jayadev Gopalakrishnan and technologist Gokul Janga,

‘Booster Kit’ for startups from Karnataka government

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Karnataka government’s Startup Cell on Monday announced a ‘Start-up Karnataka Booster Kit’ for startups registered with it. The kit contains a gamut of software tools such as cloud credits, access to mentors, legal and accounting consultants, access the Government of

Mobile internet subscribers in India reaches 342.65mn in March

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The total number of mobile Internet subscribers in India reached 342.65 million in March with Bharti Airtel leading the chart, as per the data shared by Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha in the Parliament on Wednesday. Amongst the 138 mobile Internet

Airtel slashes data tariffs as RJio launch approaches

Mobile data plans of major telecom operators are going to get cheaper to take on Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio. Bharti Airtel on Sunday announced increasing data benefits by up to 67 percent, in effect cutting data tariffs for prepaid customers.