World Bank Approves PPF Advance for e-Bharat Project

August 29, 2021 10:11 pm0 comments

The World Bank has approved the Project Preparation Facility Advance for the e-Bharat Project in support of the National e-Governance Plan. This Project is expected to finance a part of the NeGP activities, for which Government of India has been carrying on a dialogue with World Bank. The Bank has […]

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Sify Launches 4th Data Centre in Mumbai

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Sify Technologies Limited has announced the launch of its fourth state-of-the-art Data Centre at Airoli near Mumbai. Sify has pioneered the standards, facilities and services in the data centre space in India ever since it launched the country’s first Level 3 data centre at the Infotech Park in Vashi, Mumbai […]

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World Phone forays into cable broadband internet service

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World Phone Internet Services Pvt. Ltd, India’s leading Category “A” Internet Service Provider today announced its foray into cable broadband internet service for Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR). Along with the launch of this new service, World Phone also announced the lowest ever tariff of Rs 95 per […]

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Voice Data Cites UTStarcom as top Indian broadband infrastructure company

August 27, 2021 11:06 pm0 comments

UTStarcom, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTSI) has announced it has been recognized as the leading broadband infrastructure company in India by Voice&Data for the second year in a row. The V&D100 Top Broadband Infrastructure Company award, which was presented to UTStarcom during the V&D100 Awards by S. C. Khanna, Secretary General, Association […]

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Public Telephone Facility in 50000 Villages Soon

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Indian Government will shortly launch a scheme to provide public telephone facility to another 50,000 newly identified villages. With this, all the villages in the country would be covered by public telephone service. The Department of Telecom is likely to sign agreements soon with the State owned telecom provider BSNL […]

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India Registers 29.08% Tele Density with 334.84 million Telephone Connections

August 25, 2021 9:44 pm0 comments

9.06 million telephone connections (Wireline and Wireless) have been added in India during July 2008 as compared to 8.81 million connections which were added in June 2008. The total number of telephone connections reaches 334.84 million at the end of July 2008 as compared to 325.78 million in June 2008. […]

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WiMAX Estimates 20% Subscribers in India by 2012

August 13, 2021 8:00 pm0 comments

The WiMAX Forum projects that more than 27.5 million Indians will be WiMAX users by 2012. Additional data from this recent WiMAX Forum study estimates that approximately 70 percent of the forecasted WiMAX subscribers by 2012 will utilize mobile and portable WiMAX devices to access broadband Internet services. The WiMAX […]

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Shaadi.com Vodafone Offer matchmaking on mobile phones

August 12, 2021 10:56 am0 comments

Shaadi.com and Vodafone Essar Limited have launched ‘Shaadi.com on Vodafone’- a matrimonial service on Vodafone mobile phone. A first of its kind service in India, this tie-up will enable Vodafone customers to access Shaadi.com’s matrimonial services on their mobile phones. Vodafone customers will be able to access this service through […]

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WiMAX Hails Govt Decision to Auction Broadband Data Services

August 11, 2021 10:18 am1 comment

The WiMAX Forum has commended the Department of Telecommunications of India for the allocation and upcoming auction relating to the 2.3 and 2.5 GHz frequency band. The availability of these key bands for WiMAX technology in India will provide its consumers with much needed broadband connectivity across the diverse economic […]

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TRAI opens doors for Mobile Virtual Network Operators

August 6, 2021 10:49 pm0 comments

TRAI has announced the release of recommendations on ‘Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO)’ enabling the introduction of MVNOs in the Indian Telecom network. Department of Telecommunications (DoT) vide its letter dated 20 th March, 2008 has sought TRAI’s recommendations on the need and timing for introduction of MVNO as well […]

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