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AGR: DoT seeks SC nod for 20-yr window for payment

AGR: DoT seeks SC nod for 20-yr window for payment

🕔15:35, 16.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 16  In a relief for telecom operators, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Monday moved the Supreme Court seeking an approval for a 20-year window for payment of around Rs 1.47 lakh crore Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR)

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DoT tells telcos to submit AGR dues self-assessment reports

DoT tells telcos to submit AGR dues self-assessment reports

🕔07:19, 25.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 25  The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has issued notice to the telecom companies for submitting their self-assessment of AGR amount at the earliest. While official sources said DoT has sent notice on self assessments, telecom operators said

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DoT clears Bharti Infratel-Indus Tower merger deal: Sources

DoT clears Bharti Infratel-Indus Tower merger deal: Sources

🕔07:03, 22.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 22  The Department of Telecommunications on Friday approved the long-pending merger of Bharti Infratel with Indus Towers to help both telcos, particularly Vodafone Idea, to sell their stakes in the entity to raise funds. Official sources said

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DoT launches ‘5G Hackathon’ with Rs 2.5 cr prize money

DoT launches ‘5G Hackathon’ with Rs 2.5 cr prize money

🕔19:12, 21.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 21  In its endeavour to identify and promote applications relevant to India in the 5G realm, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has launched ‘5G Hackathon’ in association with a number of government, academia and industry stakeholders. The

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DoT discusses 5G trials with telecom players, vendors

DoT discusses 5G trials with telecom players, vendors

🕔07:50, 1.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 01  The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Tuesday met telecom operators and equipment vendors to discuss the roadmap for the upcoming 5G trials. The trials are likely to start in next month, sources said. The hour-long meeting

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DoT to appoint e-auctioneer for 5G spectrum auction

DoT to appoint e-auctioneer for 5G spectrum auction

🕔16:18, 26.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 26  The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Monday through its request for proposal (RFP) invited bidders to submit applications for selection of an agency to conduct the e-auction of 5G spectrum. The tenure of the contract would

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DoT awaits Law Ministry nod for in-flight connectivity norms

DoT awaits Law Ministry nod for in-flight connectivity norms

🕔22:00, 5.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) The Department of Telecommunications is waiting for clearance of the in-flight connectivity norms by the Law Ministry and would notify the rules once it gets a go ahead, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said here on Wednesday.

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Government plans new telecom policy by February 2018

Government plans new telecom policy by February 2018

🕔11:12, 8.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 8 The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is planning to finalise the new telecom policy by February 2018, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said here on Tuesday. “We are trying to come out with the new telecom policy by February

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Reliance Communications pays Rs.5,384 crore for spectrum plan

Reliance Communications pays Rs.5,384 crore for spectrum plan

🕔15:55, 20.Jan 2016

Mumbai, Jan 20  Reliance Communications on Wednesday said it has paid Rs.5,383.84 crore to the government as fee toward spectrum sharing and trading in 16 circles for the 800-850 MHz band, two days after it announced a pact on this

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Web portal soon to show real time mobile tower radiation: DoT

Web portal soon to show real time mobile tower radiation: DoT

🕔10:54, 16.Dec 2014

Kochi, Dec 16  Work is on a a web portal which will show real time data of radiation being emitted from mobile towers in a particular area, a telecom department official said. “We are working on a web portal so

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Manmohan Singh, cabinet were confused over DoT policy: Raja

Manmohan Singh, cabinet were confused over DoT policy: Raja

🕔10:25, 2.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 2  Former telecom minister A. Raja, defending himself in the 2G spectrum allocation case, Tuesday told a special court here that then prime minister Manmohan Singh and cabinet members were “completely under confusion” created by “vested interests”

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