Airtel

Airtel may soon offer free Netflix subscription on its TV app

Telecom major Airtel could soon offer free Netflix subscription with its Airtel TV app. According to a PTI report, the company is in advance talks …

India

Bharti Airtel Tops Reliance Jio When It Comes To 4G Speed

Airtel held onto our 3G and 4G speed awards since OpenSignal’s last report, and it wrested our overall speed award away from Jio, locking down the …

India

Netflix in talks with Indian telecomm

Bharti Airtel is negotiating with Netflix (NFLX -1.6%) to add the streaming service for its Airtel TV app users, sources tell Economic Times. Airtel …

Business

Truecaller hits 100mn daily active users globally

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Popular communication app Truecaller on Thursday announced that in less than a year, the app has leapfrogged from 100 …

Apps

Airtel tops in 4G internet speed but Jio has the largest 4G network coverage: Report- Technology News, Firstpost

According to OpenSignal’s <i>State of Mobile Networks: India 2018</i> <b>report</b>, Airtel ruled when it came to 3G and 4G download speeds with its average download …

India

Airtel remains the fastest 4G network, but speeds remained stagnant: OpenSignal

OpenSignal’s latest report on the State of Mobile Networks in India (April 2018) states that Airtel is still ahead of the competition in terms of …

Mobile

Airtel, Axis Bank fined for breaching terms of Aadhaar authentication, UIDAI tells Supreme Court

The bench asked if the law permitted use of Aadhaar authentication by private bodies and corporate entities, and wanted to know what safeguards are …

Business (India)

TDSAT reserves interim order on Airtel, Idea pleas against Trai rules on tariffs

Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular had sought interim relief in terms of reporting tariff requirements to the Trai

Telecoms

TRAI launches consumer portal to compare telecom tariffs across Airtel, Jio, Vodafone, Idea and others

In a move to increase transparency around telecom tariff plans in India, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has launched a new web …

India

Airtel to target Idea and Vodafone subscribers who may opt out due to merger

Bharti Airtel is planning to target Idea and Vodafone subscribers who may opt out as the merging of operations between the two telcos may lead to …

Telecoms

Jio, Airtel effect: Idea rolls out new Rs 249 plan, offers 56GB data, voice call benefits and more

Idea has launched a plan to compete directly against Jio and Airtel. The Aditya Birla-led group has rolled out a new Rs 249 plan for its prepaid …

Airtel

Reliance Jio wired FTTH offering unlimited broadband net with 100Mbps speed

The Mukesh Ambani-owned telecom operator is currently running trials at select locations and is expected to launch the services by the end of this …

Telecoms

Airtel Payments Bank CEO Shashi Arora Quits Over Aadhaar e-KYC Row

Airtel Payments Bank managing director and chief executive officer Shashi Arora has resigned in the wake of the firm’s e-KYC (know your customer) …

India

Reliance Jio sees wired broadband internet as the next battleground

Wired high-speed broadband internet is expected to boost Reliance Jio’s earnings by Rs4,000 crore. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint<p><b>New Delhi:</b> After …

India

60 lakh Aircel customersmigrate to Airtel, Vodafone

Despite filing for insolvency, telecom service provider Aircel still has over 80 lakh customers who are yet to port out from its network.<p>The reason …

India

Jio takes on Airtel for misleading consumers on IPL free 'season pass', Delhi HC asks latter to amend ad forthwith - Firstpost

Under instructions from the Delhi High Court, telecom operator Airtel agreed to amend its on-going ad blitz on visual media promising "live and free …

India

Telecom industry revenues to dip 9% in FY19, says Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank expects the to-be-merged entity of Idea Cellular and Vodafone India to have a 37% revenue share in the next fiscal year. Bharti Airtel …

Deutsche Bank

TDSAT has asked DoT to clear Airtel-Telenor merger without BG: Bharti

<b>New Delhi:</b> Telecom tribunal TDSAT has asked DoT to grant approval to Airtel-Telenor merger without any bank guarantee, according to a Bharti …

India

BRIEF-Inmobi Signs Exclusive Monetization Partnership With Airtel TV

April 11 (Reuters) - Bharti Airtel Ltd:<p>* INMOBI SIGNS EXCLUSIVE MONETIZATION PARTNERSHIP WITH AIRTEL TV Source text: [InMobi, the world’s largest independent mobile advertising platform, today announced an exclusive monetization partnership with Airtel TV. Through this strategic collaboration, …

Mobile Advertising

Mobile money interoperability goes live in Kenya - Mobile World Live

Safaricom and Airtel Kenya rolled out mobile money interoperability across the country, with Telkom Kenya also making preparations to join the scheme.<p>…

Customers

Bharti Airtel launches new Rs 249 plan alongside a revised Rs 349 plan with 3 GB data per day- Technology News, Firstpost

Telecom giant <b>Bharti Airtel</b> has announced a brand new plan and has even revised an existing plan to counter similarly priced offerings from competitor</b> …

Telecoms

Stocks To Watch: Tata Motors, Biocon, Airtel, GMR

Aramco wants more India deals in plan to double refining output.https://t.co/Fj0aDb0YLv pic.twitter.com/BRNQSMBqJ8<p>— BloombergQuint (@BloombergQuint) …

Tata Motors

Reliance absorbs 3 units that own Jio apps, to build single media team

Reliance Industries has subsumed Reliance Jio Digital Services, Reliance Jio Media and Reliance Jio Messaging Services in an endeavour to make …

India

Airtel introduces new Rs 499 prepaid plan; offers 164GB data for 82 days

In an effort to compete with Reliance Jio and BSNL, Airtel has now launched a new prepaid plan for the price of Rs 499.<p>Under this plan, users will …

Telecoms

Telkom Kenya and Airtel seek merger to take on Safaricom: sources

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Telkom Kenya plans to merge operations with Indian-owned Bharti Airtel’s local unit as a first step to acquiring all of Airtel’s assets, sources said on Tuesday, creating a stronger challenger to market leader Safaricom.<p>A girl checks her mobile phone as she walks past the Bharti …

Airtel

Telkom in Kenyan merger talks with Airtel - Mobile World Live

Telkom Kenya is reportedly planning to merge some of its operations with Airtel Kenya, as a first step before embarking on full takeover of the …

Telecoms

Airtel takes on Jio’s Cricket Pack with Rs 499 prepaid recharge, offers 2GB 4G data daily for 82 days

Airtel has introduced a new prepaid plan priced at Rs 499 and under the recharge, users will get unlimited free local and STD calls with free roaming …

Airtel

Telkom Kenya to merge some operations with Airtel Kenya -source

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Africa

Sensex gains over 100 points, Nifty above 10,350; banking stocks top gainers, Airtel, Infosys shares tank over 2% - Firstpost

<b>Mumbai:</b> The benchmark BSE Sensex advanced over 100 points in early trade on Monday on sustained buying by domestic institutional investors amid firm …

Stock Markets

Indian Premier League: How to watch IPL 2018 on your phone, online or in virtual reality

IPL 2018 is here. The 11 edition of Indian Premier League 2018 officially started on Saturday. While the passion and excitement seem to be the same …

Virtual Reality