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TRAI issues directions for tariff advertisements

TRAI issues directions for tariff advertisements

🕔07:46, 19.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 19  In a bid to bring more transparency in telecom tariff advertisements, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Friday issued fresh directions for advertisement of tariff plans by telecom operators. In a circular, the telecom

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Jio adds 46 lakh users in March, Airtel, Vodafone Idea see dip

Jio adds 46 lakh users in March, Airtel, Vodafone Idea see dip

🕔18:29, 14.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 14  Reliance Jio continued to lead the subscription race in March with an addition of over 46.87 lakh customers during the month, taking its subscriber base to over 38.75 crore, according to data from the Telecom Regulatory

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Jio tops race adding 62L new users in Feb, Airtel adds 9L

Jio tops race adding 62L new users in Feb, Airtel adds 9L

🕔18:49, 29.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 29  Reliance Jio continues at the top spot as the largest telecom company in terms of subscribers as it added over 62 lakh new users in February, followed by Bharti Airtel which added 9 lakh. At the

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Reliance Jio now largest telco in India: TRAI

Reliance Jio now largest telco in India: TRAI

🕔22:17, 16.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 16 Reliance Jio has become the largest telecom operator in India, adding 5.6 million mobile subscribers in November to take its total to 369.93 million and holding a 32.04 per cent share in the Indian mobile services

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TRAI issues consultation paper on net neutrality

TRAI issues consultation paper on net neutrality

🕔07:11, 3.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 3  The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Thursday issued a consultation paper on issues related to traffic management practices and the multi-stakeholder body for ‘net neutrality’. In a statement, the regulator said that the paper

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Jio adds 84.45 lakh new users in August

Jio adds 84.45 lakh new users in August

🕔07:25, 19.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 19  Reliance Jio continued to be the only operator to add new subscribers, as the telecom major added 84.45 lakh users in August, taking its customer base to 34.82 crore, while its competitors Airtel and Vodafone Idea

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Jio tops 4G download speed in July, Vodafone leads upload speed

Jio tops 4G download speed in July, Vodafone leads upload speed

🕔14:35, 20.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 20  Reliance Jio has topped the 4G download speed chart and Vodafone the 4G upload one in July, according to telecom regulator TRAI. Reliance Jio continued to lead the average 4G download speeds last month. Jio achieved

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TRAI seeks relook at caps on channel discounts

TRAI seeks relook at caps on channel discounts

🕔15:07, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has issued a consultation paper to re-look at imposing restrictions on discounts offered by broadcasters on channel bouquets after the implementation of the new regulatory framework for cable and

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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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New TRAI rules to increase cable TV, DTH bills: Report

New TRAI rules to increase cable TV, DTH bills: Report

🕔09:02, 5.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 5  Bills of cable TV and Direct-To-Home (DTH) services are likely to increase for most subscribers, a Crisil report said here on Monday. The report said that the new norms, which came into force on February 1,

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Jio added most subscribers in Nov 2018, followed by BSNL: TRAI

Jio added most subscribers in Nov 2018, followed by BSNL: TRAI

🕔18:51, 19.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 19  Reliance Jio led the subscription race in November 2018 adding around 88.01 lakh subscribers across the country, the highest among all the telecom service providers. Data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on

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TRAI gives TV viewers another month to select channels

TRAI gives TV viewers another month to select channels

🕔09:15, 29.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 28  The Telecom Regulatory Board of India (TRAI) on Friday extended the deadline for consumers to opt for the channels of their choice under the new framework regulations till January 31, 2019. The previous date for migration

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TRAI speeds up process of Mobile Number Portability

TRAI speeds up process of Mobile Number Portability

🕔10:30, 14.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 14  The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) amended the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) regulations to ease and quicken the process of portability. The timeline for porting a mobile number within the Intra-Licensed Service Area (Intra-LSA) or

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TRAI chief R.S. Sharma re-appointed for two more years

TRAI chief R.S. Sharma re-appointed for two more years

🕔09:40, 10.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 10  The Centre has re-appointed Ram Sewak Sharma as Chairperson of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) for a further period of two years. According to an official information note issued by the Department of Personnel

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TRAI recommends creation of fund for telecom R&D

TRAI recommends creation of fund for telecom R&D

🕔07:00, 4.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 4 The Telecom Regulatory Autority of India (TRAI) on Friday pitched for the creation of a Telecom Research and Development Fund (TRDF) with an initial corpus of Rs 1,000 crore to promote the indigenous telecom equipment manufacturing

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TRAI notifies directions to measure quality of VoLTE services

TRAI notifies directions to measure quality of VoLTE services

🕔10:00, 1.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 01  The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Tuesday notified directions on quality of service (QoS) for Voice Calls for LTE users through Circuit Switched Fall Back (CSFB) option that is proposed to measure and report

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TRAI notifies draft norms to curb pesky calls, texts

TRAI notifies draft norms to curb pesky calls, texts

🕔18:07, 29.May 2018

New Delhi, May 29  The Indian telecom regulator on Tuesday notified the draft regulations to curb pesky calls and text messages by using blockchain technology, an official statement said here. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) said “unsolicited commercial

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Telecom panel gives nod to in-flight connectivity in Indian airspace

Telecom panel gives nod to in-flight connectivity in Indian airspace

🕔15:59, 1.May 2018

New Delhi, May 1 Calling and texting from aircraft will soon become a reality as the Telecom Commission on Tuesday has approved in-flight connectivity, facilitating both voice and data calls and date surfing in Indian airspace, Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan said

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TRAI recommends open-architecture based WiFi for low cost services

TRAI recommends open-architecture based WiFi for low cost services

🕔14:40, 5.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 5  The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Thursday submitted a report to the government on open-architecture based WiFi services through interoperability at low prices, which would substantially slash data prices. Submitting the report on “Public

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