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Bharti Telecom to sell $1 bn stake in Airtel through block deal

Bharti Telecom to sell $1 bn stake in Airtel through block deal

🕔17:41, 25.May 2020

New Delhi, May 25  Bharti Telecom is selling upto $1 billion of its shares in Bharti Airtel through a secondary market block deal on Tuesday. Bharti Telecom is the holding company of Bharti Airtel. Bharti Telecom holds 38.79 per cent

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Airtel signs Rs 7,636 crore deal with Nokia to get ready for 5G era

Airtel signs Rs 7,636 crore deal with Nokia to get ready for 5G era

🕔11:20, 28.Apr 2020

Helsinki/New Delhi, April 28  In a bid to strengthen its 4G network and enhance 5G capabilities in India, Bharti Airtel has inked a $1 billion (nearly Rs 7,636 crore), multi-year deal with Nokia to deploy the Finnish majors 5G-ready solutions

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Jio launches ‘Work from Home’ plan, Airtel assures seamless connectivity

Jio launches ‘Work from Home’ plan, Airtel assures seamless connectivity

🕔07:15, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25  As the country goes through tough times of lockdown in view of the coronavirus crisis, telecom major Reliance Jio has launched a dedicated ‘work from home’ plan worth Rs 251. The plan, with validity of 51

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Govt gets Rs 23,701 cr AGR; Airtel pays total Rs 18k cr

Govt gets Rs 23,701 cr AGR; Airtel pays total Rs 18k cr

🕔20:26, 29.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 29  The Government has received Rs 23,701 crore so far as AGR dues till Saturday with the latest payment of Rs 8004 crore by Airtel in its second instalment. Bharti Airtel on Saturday made additional payment of

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Vodafone Idea pays Rs 2,500 cr, Tatas Rs 2,200 cr AGR dues

Vodafone Idea pays Rs 2,500 cr, Tatas Rs 2,200 cr AGR dues

🕔12:43, 18.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 18  After Airtel, Vodafone Idea and Tata Teleservices made part payments of their AGR dues to Department of Telecom, furnishing Rs 2,500 crore and Rs 2,200 crore, respectively, official sources said. Earlier in the day, Airtel made

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Merger of Tata Tele mobile service biz with Airtel approved

Merger of Tata Tele mobile service biz with Airtel approved

🕔16:23, 30.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 30  The Department of Telecom is set to issue an approval letter for the merger of Tata Teleservices’ consumer mobile business with Airtel next week while deciding not to pursue the case in the Supreme Court after

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Jio’s no more free, Airtel & Vodafone-Idea to make a call

Jio’s no more free, Airtel & Vodafone-Idea to make a call

🕔09:23, 10.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 9 With Reliance Jio announcing 6 paise per minute charge for voice calls to rival networks, Vodafone Idea on Wednesday termed the announcement “an action of undue haste” and Airtel termed the Mukesh Ambani-owned company’s move a forced

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RJio pips Airtel to be India’s 2nd largest mobile operator

RJio pips Airtel to be India’s 2nd largest mobile operator

🕔07:09, 20.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 20  India’s newest and only profitable telecom operator Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. of three years has overtaken oldest incumbent and rival Bharti Airtel to become the second largest operator in terms of mobile subscriber base, data from

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Airtel Rs 25k-cr rights issue over-susbscribed

Airtel Rs 25k-cr rights issue over-susbscribed

🕔06:39, 18.May 2019

New Delhi, May 18  Airtel on Friday said its Rs 25,000 crore rights issue has been over-subscribed based on the preliminary information on the subscription by Friday eveneing, the last date of closing the issue. “The Company would like to

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Airtel upgrades its 4G network in Haryana

Airtel upgrades its 4G network in Haryana

🕔06:47, 16.May 2019

Chandigarh, May 16  Telecommunication services provider Airtel on Wednesday said it has further upgraded its high speed 4G network in Haryana with the deployment of technology that will significantly enhance the network experience for its smartphone customers in the state.

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Jio leading, Bharti stable, Voda losing: CLSA report

Jio leading, Bharti stable, Voda losing: CLSA report

🕔20:37, 23.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Reliance Jio’s 8-million strong subscriber additions, Airtel’s stable market share and Voda Idea losing customers is the sum of brokerage firm CLSA ‘s telecom sector outlook for February 2019, that projects Jio will lead the subscriber

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Airtel, FLO launch app for women’s safety

Airtel, FLO launch app for women’s safety

🕔09:58, 15.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 15  Bharti Airtel in collaboration with FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO) on Sunday launched a mobile app, My Circle, to help women in case they face any problem or a panic situation. The application is carrier agnostic which

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Jio adds 85 lakh subscribers in December; Airtel, Vodafone Idea lose users

Jio adds 85 lakh subscribers in December; Airtel, Vodafone Idea lose users

🕔06:36, 21.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 21  Reliance Jio continued to increase its subscriber base in December as other major telecom operators Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel lost users during the period, data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) showed

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Airtel gets TRAI notice over DTH service disruption

Airtel gets TRAI notice over DTH service disruption

🕔10:28, 7.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 7  The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has issued a showcause notice to telecom and DTH operator Airtel over recent issues of blackout faced by some viewers of its Direct-to-Home (DTH) services during transition to the

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Airtel to provide digital experience to Kumbh Mela visitors

Airtel to provide digital experience to Kumbh Mela visitors

🕔09:59, 15.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 15  Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Monday announced that it would roll out digital features for Kumbh Mela visitors such as virtual reality, online streaming of events and better internet connectivity. The annual event at Prayagraj (previously

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Google brings eSIM to Pixel 3 in India with Jio, Airtel

Google brings eSIM to Pixel 3 in India with Jio, Airtel

🕔10:10, 4.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 4  Google on Tuesday announced eSIM wireless service on its Pixel 3 smartphone with Reliance Jio and Airtel telecom carriers in India. Google was the first smartphone vendor to support built-in eSIMs with its Project Fi —

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Airtel globally launches ‘Bandwith on Demand’ for business

Airtel globally launches ‘Bandwith on Demand’ for business

🕔14:58, 1.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 1 Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Wednesday launched its “Bandwith on Demand” platform globally to enable businesses manage bandwidth requirements on a real-time basis. The platform offers quick activation to access, configure and monitor bandwidth requirements and gives

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Airtel slams TRAI’s decision on IUC

Airtel slams TRAI’s decision on IUC

🕔14:53, 20.Sep 2017

New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) A day after Indian telecom regulator TRAI slashed the mobile termination charges to six paise from 14 paise, Bharti Airtel on Wednesday called it an “extremely disappointing decision” for the industry. “We are extremely disappointed with

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Airtel bags best employer award

Airtel bags best employer award

🕔10:36, 13.May 2017

New Delhi, May 13  Leading private telecom operator Bharti Airtel won the “Aon Best Employer Award 2017” for people practices and leadership intent, the global consulting firm in human resources (HR) said on Friday. “Airtel was recognised for achieving high

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Airtel cuts pre-paid data tariffs giving up to 67% more data

Airtel cuts pre-paid data tariffs giving up to 67% more data

🕔10:59, 18.Jul 2016

New Delhi, July 18  Telecom major Airtel on Sunday announced it was increasing data benefits by up to 67 per cent, in effect cutting data tariffs for pre-paid customers.Under the revised data benefits, the Rs 655 4G/3G monthly recharge pack will

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