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Special drive by corporations to check illegal cell towers - The Times of India

Special drive by corporations to check illegal cell towers - The Times of India | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
The three corporation will soon launch a special drive to crack down on illegal cellphone towers.
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Mumbai demands mobile tower rules similar to Rajasthan's - Hindustan Times

A day after the Rajasthan high court ordered relocation of existing mobile towers from around educational institutions, hospitals and playgrounds within two months, anti-radiation campaigners in Mumbai are demanding similar action.
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MTNL to give up spectrum, sell land to retain Navratna status - The Economic Times

MTNL to give up spectrum, sell land to retain Navratna status - The Economic Times | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
MTNL has asked the government not to withdraw its Navratna status as it is working on a plan to start making profits by March 2013.
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Shift mobile towers from schools, hospitals: Rajasthan HC - The Times of India

Shift mobile towers from schools, hospitals: Rajasthan HC - The Times of India | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
In a judgment that could have nationwide impact, the Rajasthan high court on Tuesday ordered the relocation of mobile towers from educational institutions, hospitals and playgrounds in the state within two months, citing harmful electromagnetic...
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Sunil Mittal: Time is running out for him

Sunil Mittal: Time is running out for him | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
Sunil Mittal single-handedly built Indian telecom. Now he must save it, starting with Bharti Airtel...
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2G: SC asks top officers of probe agencies to meet fortnightly - Hindustan Times

The Supreme Court today asked senior officers of various agencies probing into cases related to the 2G spectrum allocation scam to hold fortnightly meetings to achieve better coordination of their work.
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Vodafone opts to pay 2G auction money in instalments

Vodafone opts to pay 2G auction money in instalments | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
Vodafone India, which had won additional spectrum in 14 circles, has written to the DoT to this effect. Vodafone had bid Rs 1,128 crore for the 14 circles.
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5 million Uninor users up for grabs in West Bengal

5 million Uninor users up for grabs in West Bengal | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
The company will lose the validity of its licences in Kolkata, West Bengal and Mumbai telecom circles on in January.
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Telcos petition PM on one-time levy on spectrum

Telcos petition PM on one-time levy on spectrum | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
The cabinet has recently approved levy of about Rs 31,000 crore as one-time fee on spectrum held by incumbent telecom firms.
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TRAI puts govt’s plan to go for another auction on hold - Indian Express

TRAI puts govt’s plan to go for another auction on hold - Indian Express | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
TRAI puts govt’s plan to go for another auction on hold - The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has thrown the rule book at the government saying it will not be possible...
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SSTL to look at low investment model if operations continue - The Economic Times

SSTL to look at low investment model if operations continue - The Economic Times | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
Sistema Shyam Teleservices Ltd (SSTL), whose 21 licences were cancelled by the Supreme Court in February, has said it will look at a business model that involves lower investments than those made in the past if its operations continue.
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Airtel,Vodafone & Idea want part of CDMA spectrum for GSM tech - The Economic Times

Airtel,Vodafone & Idea want part of CDMA spectrum for GSM tech - The Economic Times | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular have demanded allocation of a part of CDMA spectrum in 800 Mhz band for GSM services.
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Bharti Infratel IPO likely in December; Bharti Airtel gains

Bharti Infratel IPO likely in December; Bharti Airtel gains | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
Bharti Infratel IPO is likely to hit the market in December. The company aims to raise Rs 4000 crore, reports CNBC-TV18. At 09:46 hrs Bharti Airtel was quoting at Rs 309.80, up Rs 1.60, or 0.52%...
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Embracing Next-gen Networks

Embracing Next-gen Networks | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
In a recently conducted workshop in New Delhi, prominent academic institutions along with VOICE&DATA brainstormed over the issues in scaling up large scale networks...
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Tata Teleservices demands start-up GSM spectrum in Delhi, 39 districts - The Economic Times

Tata Teleservices demands start-up GSM spectrum in Delhi, 39 districts - The Economic Times | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
There were no takers for close to 57 pc of airwaves that were put on sale and govt did not receive even a single bid for Delhi regions.
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Mobile trouble for central Delhi' - Hindustan Times

Central and north Delhi are staring at a mobile-phone blackout.
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Telenor in talks to merge India ops with Tata Teleservices: Report - The Economic Times

Telenor in talks to merge India ops with Tata Teleservices: Report - The Economic Times | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
The deal will see Tata Group cutting its stake in unlisted Tata Telservices, said the source, declining to be named.
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Telcos' IT spending to hit $7.1 bn in 2020: Zinnov

Telcos' IT spending to hit $7.1 bn in 2020: Zinnov | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
IT spending of the Indian telecom vertical has matured considerably and has grown at a rate of 14.3% to reach $2.4 billion in this fiscal 2012; and it is expected to reach $7.1 billion in 2020, said a study, 'Indian Telecom Market Overview 2012' conducted by Zinnov.
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Falling power demand signals industrial ebb

Falling power demand signals industrial ebb | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
In a sign of weakening industrial activity in the state, electricity consumption by the industrial sector has dropped as many user industries battle for raw material to stay in operation.
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RBI relaxes norms for telcos to raise funds overseas for 2G - The Economic Times

RBI relaxes norms for telcos to raise funds overseas for 2G - The Economic Times | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
The RBI today relaxed norms allowing telecom companies to raise long term funds from overseas to refinance domestic loans taken by them to pay for 2G spectrum.
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Lack of harmony delays rural broadband connectivity

Lack of harmony delays rural broadband connectivity | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
Procedural hassles hamper optic fibre cable rollout...
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Telecom sector looking to 4G upgradation: Semiconductor companies come up with innovative, low-cost technology - The Times of India

Telecom sector looking to 4G upgradation: Semiconductor companies come up with innovative, low-cost technology - The Times of India | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
Telecom service-providers, smarting under stiff peer competition and high spectrum charges, have now got to upgrade their base stations to offer 3G and 4G facilities to maintain their competitive edge and cater to the high data and voice traffic...
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Made-in-india tele equipment may become mandatory - Hindustan Times

Telecom service providers may have to install only domestically manufactured equipment, if available, in their networks in areas that are important for national security.
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From Aadhaar to mobile banking, strategies for India's war on cash take shape - The Times of India

From Aadhaar to mobile banking, strategies for India's war on cash take shape - The Times of India | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
The government is set to reduce cash from the economy using a three-pronged strategy of Aadhaar accounts, mobile bankings and electronic payments.
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Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular urge Kapil Sibal to allow GSM operators to bid for unsold CDMA airwaves - The Economic Times

Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular urge Kapil Sibal to allow GSM operators to bid for unsold CDMA airwaves - The Economic Times | Daily Telecom News | Scoop.it
The 3 GSM carriers have made a strong pitch for making available the higher frequencies of the 800 MHz band, popularly known as “Extended GSM”.
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